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Photo Gallery: Trace Adkins ‘The Way I Wanna Go Tour’

Country music legend Trace Adkins wowed the crowd at The Corbin Arena Friday night as part of his 2021 ‘The Way I Wanna Go Tour.’ Adkins belted out hits such as ‘One Hot Mama,’ ‘Ladies Love Country Boys,’ ‘Songs About Me,’ and ‘Arlington.’
Posted On 11 Jun 2021

Corbin Softball’s season comes to end with region loss to North Laurel

The 2021 softball season came to an end for the Corbin Lady Redhounds Tuesday night with 9-0 loss to North Laurel in the 13th Region Semifinals. The Lady Jaguars got going in the first inning by pushing across one run in the top of the first inning against starting pitcher Shelby...

Minor exceptions found in four of 12 procedures in Whitley County PVA audit

A recent report by the Kentucky Auditor of Public Accounts regarding a review of the Whitley County Property Valuation Administrator’s Office found exceptions in four of 12 procedures that were reviewed on things ranging from whether proper forms being filed with the state for...
Posted On 03 Jun 2021

Lorene Miracle

Lorene Miracle, age 86, of Corbin, Kentucky, passed away on Sunday, May 16, 2021 at home surrounded by her loving family. Wonderful mother, wife, grandmother, sister, and friend. She brought a smile with her laughter, joy with her storytelling, and wisdom with her earthly...

Mobile COVID-19 vaccination sites coming to Whitley, Laurel counties this week

In an effort to help get people vaccinated for COVID-19 in under served areas, some mobile vaccination sites are coming to the local area this week to provide free vaccinations. The project is a joint effort involving the Kentucky Health Department, its contractor, Wild Health,...
Posted On 10 May 2021

2021 May Day Queens named

The fundraising has concluded and our Queens and their courts are announced. Kaiden Walden is the 2021 May Day Queen.  Kaiden is the daughter of Rob and Kim Walden.  First runner up is Brianica Lynn Childress, the daughter of Brian and Rebecca Childress. Second runner up is...
Posted On 06 May 2021
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W’burg man charged with first-degree assault

A Williamsburg man was is facing one count of first-degree assault for allegedly hitting his brother with a jack handle early Thursday morning. Williamsburg Police arrested Gary Powers, 44, following an investigation into a fight complaint at a residence after finding Powers and...

Colonel Players return to the stage

In the era of COVID-19 how do you put on a play and still enable an audience to watch? If you are the Whitley County High School Colonel Players, you record “In The Garden of the Selfish Giant” last week and offer it online for three days this week. “This is good for us because...
Posted On 24 Mar 2021

Whitley County reports 11 highway fatalities in 2020, Laurel County reports 13 deaths

Highway fatalities in Kentucky increased last year according to preliminary numbers from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s (KYTC) Office of Highway Safety (KOHS). Initial data indicates there were 778 fatalities in 2020, compared to 732 in 2019 – a 5 percent increase. “2020...
Posted On 08 Mar 2021