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Info for this week’s state tennis, track championships

As reported in last week’s edition of the News Journal, a total of 18 high school tennis players from the coverage area are slated to compete in this year’s KHSAA state championships in Lexington.

Stivers Aquatic Center may reopen by end of May

The Stivers Aquatic and Wellness Center Board met May 9 to tie up some loose ends and give an update on repairs. Steve Hoskins with Union College announced that, while the date is by no means concrete, the college’s goal is to reopen the center by the end of May. “Our goal is by...

Corbin, Whitley Co dominate the regional tennis landscape in 2018

The Corbin and Whitley County tennis programs have enjoyed much success this spring, and now they both will cap off the 2018 season by sending several athletes on to next week’s KHSAA state championships in Lexington. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please...

Univ. of the Cumberlands signs five local athletes

Several coverage area athletes have signed on to compete in college recently…
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AN INSPIRATIONAL JOURNEY: Alicia Roark talks struggles, rewards of becoming a top-tier bodybuilder

Several years ago, Alicia Roark (formerly Alicia Fields) was just your average, everyday elementary school teacher at Williamsburg Independent Schools. A wife and a mother, she unfortunately began facing many health issues after being diagnosed with both hypothyroidism and...

Tues/Wed Highlights: District High School Baseball and Softball Coverage

The Corbin Redhounds baseball team secured the top spot in the 50th District this week after achieving an undefeated record in regular season district play.

Whitley County High School announces new volleyball coach

Whitley County High School officials announced Thursday that Neysa Hernandez has been hired as the new coach of the Lady Colonels Volleyball program. Hernandez will be leaving her position as volleyball coach at Prattville, Alabama High School to take the new position. “We have...

Track athletes go for the gold at SEKC, Heart of the Bluegrass meets

Area track and field teams were in action again late last week, with Corbin, Williamsburg and Lynn Camp traveling to Harlan County to compete in this year’s SEKC championships on Friday, and the Whitley County Colonels appearing in the Heart of the Bluegrass meet in Harrodsburg...

David Halcomb hired as new Whitley Co Lady Colonels basketball coach

A press release sent out Friday by Whitley County High School Athletic Director John Siler said the following:

Redhound Chandler Stewart signs with Alice Lloyd for basketball Thursday

On Thursday, Corbin Redhound Chandler Stewart signed on to become the newest member of the Alice Lloyd College men’s basketball team.