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Cole Swindell to play The Arena in first headliner tour

The Arena in Corbin is one of the stops on rising country music star Cole Swindell’s 19-date, “Reason to Drink” Tour. Swindell, who is headlining his first tour, will play Corbin on Saturday, March 24. Swindell, who has racked up seven chart topping singles since his debut in...

Laurel County woman charged with shoplifting at store she had barred from entering

A Laurel County woman charged with shoplifting Sunday at the Corbin Walmart, was also charged with trespassing after police learned she has previously been ordered not to be on the store premises. Forty-six-year-old Tammy Sue Andrews was arrested Sunday night after she allegedly...

Corbin officials to begin issuing citations for violations of garbage ordinance

Since Corbin Public Works began its efforts in April to decrease the number of residents who fail to comply with the city’s ordinance detailing how garbage is to be set out at the curb for pickup, officials said the number has been cut in half. The remaining residents are being...

Details behind horse track land deal revealed

A bold and risky business move in 2015 proved to be a good bet for one local company. According to public records obtained by The Mountain Advocate, on Tuesday, October 31, Willow Creek Farms, LLC executed their option to purchase 149 acres. The land was purchased from the...
Posted On 20 Nov 2017
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Corbin’s annual Christmas Open House set for Sunday

The decorations have gone up and downtown Corbin businesses will be kicking off the holiday shopping season Sunday with the annual Christmas Open House. Between 1 and 5 p.m., businesses along Main Street will be offering a variety of deals. Participating businesses include:...

Florida man injured in shootout with W’burg Police

A Florida man lead police on a lengthy vehicle pursuit in Whitley County Tuesday afternoon in a stolen vehicle while shooting at police officers before being shot himself towards the end of the chase. Williamsburg Police Chief Wayne Bird said that the suspect, who Kentucky State...
Posted On 15 Nov 2017

KY Chamber CEO to speak in Corbin Tuesday

Dave Adkisson, President/CEO of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, will be the featured speaker next Tuesday at the monthly membership luncheon of the Southern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. The event will begin at 11:45 a.m. at The Corbin Center at 222 Corbin Center Drive. The...

Artist excited to begin work on mural

Local artist Kellene Turner said she is excited about the prospect of her work adorning the railroad underpass on Roy Kidd Ave. Turner, who was chosen from among 17 artists that submitted proposals for the project, said her idea to feature downtown Corbin as it appeared in the...

Six students on bus involved in Tuesday wreck

A bus driver and six Corbin Preschool students were examined at the scene of a wreck involving a school bus Tuesday morning. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Did you know you can simply buy a $1 day pass if you want to see that story! No long time committment,...

Somerset liquor store owner may be making bid to buy Corbin Liquor King

Liquor King in Corbin may soon be under new ownership. A Somerset liquor store owner is apparently trying to buy Liquor King in Corbin. Kuldep Patel has filed a notice of intent to apply for a license to sell package beer and liquor, doing business as “Liquor King.” You need to...