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Corbin firefighters use rope rescue to lift injured man

Corbin firefighters were able to put recent rope rescue training and the city’s ladder truck to good use Wednesday morning after a homeless man, who was apparently living under the Center Street Bridge, suffered some type of injury. “We actually have been training pretty heavily...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018

Corbin firefighters investigating suspicious fire at Carter Street home

Corbin firefighters are still working to determine what caused the cause of fire that damaged a former daycare facility in east Corbin Sunday night. Firefighters were called to the scene at 908 Carter Street behind Baptist Housing just before 11 p.m. “The back end was on fire. It...

Corbin City Commission agrees to give $12,000 to London-Corbin Airport, if London City Council does, too

The Corbin City Commission unanimously approved a motion to give $12,000 to help fund operations at the London-Corbin Airport, if the London City Council agrees to match it. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Corbin woman in critical condition after being struck by SUV

A Corbin woman is in critical condition at the University of Kentucky Medical Center after she was struck by an SUV on the Corbin bypass Sunday night. Corbin Police Captain Coy Wilson, the department’s public affairs officer, said Tina Mullins, 47, was walking on the roadway near...

Countywide effort stops fire at W’burg scrapyard Thursday

Nearly 60 firefighters spent more than seven hours battling a fire that tore through a pile of scrap aluminum at Eastern Kentucky Recycling in Williamsburg Thursday. Williamsburg Fire Chief Larry Todd said firefighters were paged to the scene at 300 Savoy Clear Creek Road at...

Corbin Fire Department conducts annual training

Corbin Fire Department participated in a simulated live burn on June 20 to complete some of their required training hours for the year. The simulation was held in the parking lot of the Corbin Arena. A trailer, owned by the Pulaski County Fire Commission, was set up for the...

One airlifted following motorcycle wreck on I-75

A Bowling Green man was airlifted to the University of Kentucky Medical Center Monday after suffering severe burns in a motorcycle wreck on Interstate 75 in Whitley County. Law enforcement and emergency personnel were called to the scene near the 27-mile marker just after 11 a.m....

Corbin man saves neighbor’s life during fire

A Corbin man is being credited with saving his neighbor’s life early Wednesday morning after her house caught on fire. Corbin Fire Chief Barry McDonald said that a next-door neighbor, who hasn’t been identified, heard a loud popping sound, which sounded like an explosion, and...
Posted On 09 May 2018

W.D. Bryant in Corbin to reopen this week

Less than a week after W.D. Bryant and Sons in Corbin was damaged by fire, company officials say the store will be reopening. Employees were back inside the building on South Main Street Monday working to clean up the damage. Officials said the goal is to have the mower shop open...

Corbin home gutted by fire

  A west Corbin home was gutted by fire Sunday morning. Corbin firefighters were called to the scene at 102 Williams Street just north of Gordon Street about 4:10 a.m. Firefighters said the two-story home was fully involved when they arrived on the scene with flames shooting...