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One injured in Lily garage fire

One person was airlifted because of injuries sustained in a fire at a garage in Lily Thursday. Lily, West Knox and Campground firefighters were called to the scene on Slate Ridge Road near the intersection of Slate Ridge Church Road to a report of a structure fire. Lily...

Tickets on sale now for Williamsburg Kiwanis Tour of Homes

Ever driven by a home in Williamsburg that has really nice Christmas decorations on the outside and wondered what the decorations must look on the inside? If so, you will have your chance to find out what the interiors of some of these homes look like later this month thanks to a...
Posted On 05 Dec 2018

State police, commercial vehicle enforcement hosting ‘Cram the Cruiser’ food drive

Kentucky State Police has begun its annual, “Cram The Cruiser’ holiday food drive. Through Dec. 10, residents are asked to bring non-perishable food items to one of the 16 state police posts or six Commercial Vehicle Enforcement region offices across the Commonwealth. Locally,...

Redhound Theatre presents: ‘A Christmas Carol’

As December approaches, Corbin High School’s Redhound Theatre is preparing for its Christmas performance and 2018 will feature a new take on the classic tale Charles Dickens presents in, “A Christmas Carol.” “It is a classic,” Redhound Theatre Director Rebecca Liford-Hibbard said...

Recycling Center here to stay

“Lots of people have asked for the last month if recycling was going to stop. It was never going to stop,” reassured Mayor David Thompson at Thursday night’s City Council meeting. While the recycling center has had issues over the past few months, including a diminished work...
Posted On 14 Nov 2018
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Williamsburg Kiwanis Club donates to Impact Archery

Archery is a sport that doesn’t require any physical prowess in order to be successful, yet it does teach discipline, focus, work ethic and the drive to succeed. It gives students, who may not participate in other sports or activities, a chance to be part of a team. This was part...
Posted On 09 Nov 2018

Annual ‘Battle of the Bluegrass’ robotics competition draws record number of teams

The Ninth Annual First Robotics “Battle of Bluegrass” drew more than 20 teams to Lynn Camp High School Saturday. The event, hosted by Lynn Camp’s Team 3844, “The Kentucky Wildbots,” featured teams from six states. Several were pre-rookie teams that were seeking to get a taste of...

Local racecar driver beats cancer, brings home major championship

Driving a racecar requires a great deal of focus, determination and perhaps most importantly, bravery. All of these qualities have definitely served Corbin’s own Josh Brock well, both on and off the track.

Annual fire school event coming to Corbin

More than 225 firefighters are coming to Corbin, the site of the Southeastern Kentucky Firefighters Association’s annual fall fire school this weekend. The firefighters will be in the area Friday through Sunday, taking part in a combination of classroom work and field training,...

Knox County schools’ budget on upward trend

Despite a rocky projected budget earlier this year which had Knox County Public Schools looking at a possible $2.4 million cut, Finance Officer Gertrude Smith reported at the September 27 board meeting that the working budget is actually on an upward trend for the second...
Posted On 03 Oct 2018
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