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Colonial Heritage Day

Whitley County Extension Fine Arts collaborated with Whitley County Middle School, local artists, an Extension specialist, and Whitley County 4-H and Ag and Natural Resources to provide a unique learning experience for the Whitley County Eighth grade class Friday. Students were...
Posted On 08 Nov 2019

Scenes from Williamsburg Kiwanis Club Collectibles Show

The Williamsburg Kiwanis Club held its first ever collectibles show at the Williamsburg Tourism and Convention Center Saturday.
Posted On 01 Nov 2019

Scenes from the annual Jack ‘O Lantern Jog

Numerous people got dressed up in costumes to take part in the annual Jack ‘O Lantern Jog four-mile race, which took place Saturday, Oct. 26, in downtown Corbin.
Posted On 30 Oct 2019

Photo Gallery: Historic Williamsburg Ghost Walk

Whitley County High School drama students helped provide dramatic narratives for the first ever Ghost Walk through historic downtown Williamsburg Monday evening. 141 people attended, which organizers hope to make an annual event.
Posted On 30 Oct 2019

26th Annual Gateway to the Cumberlands Jeep Jamboree

About 500 people from 32 states poured into Williamsburg last week in 269 Jeeps for the 26th Annual Gateway to the Cumberlands Jeep Jamboree. The event had Jeep enthusiasts taking to 19 off-road trails in southern Whitley County and northern Campbell County, Tennessee, for some...
Posted On 24 Oct 2019

Photo Gallery: Inaugural River Stomp Bluegrass Festival makes debut

The inaugural River Stomp Bluegrass Festival took place this past Friday and Saturday at the Whitley County Fairgrounds at Savoy, and featured several local bluegrass artists
Posted On 16 Oct 2019

Creation of safety plans urged as part of fire prevention week

In observance of Fire Prevention Week Oct. 6-12, the Kentucky Department of Housing, Buildings and Construction’s Division of Fire Prevention, together with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), reminds Kentuckians to develop an emergency fire safety plan. According to...
Posted On 11 Oct 2019
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Photo Gallery: Whitley County Historical and Genealogical Society hosts Heritage Day celebration

The Whitley County Historical and Genealogical Society held its annual Heritage Day celebration Oct. 5 in Williamsburg. The event featured various craft exhibitions, and tours of the historical and genealogical society’s museum, which is located in the old downtown train depot.
Posted On 10 Oct 2019

Photo Gallery: River Fog Festival makes successful return

The Second Annual River Fog Festival made a successful return to Williamsburg Saturday evening drawing big crowds to hear Larah Helayne, Joslyn & The Sweet Compression, and Jordan Allen and The Bellwethers. The event also featured three craft beer breweries, three food...
Posted On 09 Oct 2019

Cumberlands begins annual food drive

University of the Cumberlands is hosting its annual food drive Oct. 15 – Nov. 15. As always, all food collected will be donated to local food banks. In the past three years, Cumberlands has collected more than 61,000 pounds of food to help families in the community be fed during...
Posted On 09 Oct 2019
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