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Corbin City Commission, Tourism Commission hold joint meeting to discuss projects

The Corbin City Commission and the Corbin Tourism Commission met informally Monday night to discuss the projects each group has planned and ways they can support each other for the betterment of the community. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a...

Corbin Tourism discusses plans for splashpad

The Corbin Tourist and Convention Commission met on July 10 in order to discuss the financial report, upcoming tourism events and new investments the group would like to make into the Corbin community. The meeting began with the approval of the financial report presented by Kyle...

Former Corbin commissioner Alan Onkst dies

UPDATE: Funeral arrangements for Alan Onkst have been announced. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Friday at Central Baptist Church in Corbin. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. at Central Baptist Church. A former Corbin city commissioner and public servant died Tuesday night. Alan...

Tourism impact report disputed

For the second consecutive year, the Corbin Tourism Commission is taking issue with the Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet’s tourism economic impact report concerning Whitley County. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Kriebel: Meetings with sports tourism event organizers ‘promising’

Corbin Tourism Director Maggy Kriebel said her trip to Minneapolis, Minnesota to the National Association of Sports Commissions Symposium to promote the area as a potential host site for sports tourism events, was successful. You need to login to view the rest of the content....

Corbin tourism applying for $5,000 grant to improve signage

The Corbin Tourism Commission is looking to take on a portion of the plan to make downtown more user-friendly. At a special called meeting of the commission last Thursday, Director Maggy Kriebel said she will be applying for a $5,000 grant to help fund the proposed wayfinding...

Local tourism officials honored

Whitley County, Williamsburg and Corbin tourism officials were honored Monday by the Kentucky Travel Industry Association with an Economic Engine Award for their work to make tourism a major economic driver in the community. “Tourism is a premiere driver of Kentucky’s economy....
Posted On 11 Apr 2018

Tourism discusses need to replace Sanders Park pedestal

The concrete pedestal on which the bronze statue of KFC founder Col. Harland Sanders stands is crumbling and will need to be replaced. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Corbin Tourism approves construction of canopy over train

One month after asking to rebid the proposed canopy to cover the historic steam locomotive, the Corbin Tourism Commission voted Tuesday to accept the one bid on the project and open a line of credit to fund it. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not...

Dedication for restored L&N 2132 locomotive, tender set for Friday

The Corbin Tourism Commission will join with Corbin city officials and representatives from Bainbridge, Georgia Friday to celebrate the completion of the restoration work on the L&N 2132 locomotive. Tourism Director Maggy Kriebel said the nearly two-year-long effort to return...
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