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Sears Hometown store in Corbin to close in January

Corbin’s Sears Hometown store is currently liquidating its inventory and will close for good in early January. Kyle Perkins, owner of the store, and part owner of the Forest Hills Shopping Center where it resides, said the decision to close the store became a necessity after...

Corbin Holiday Inn Express under new ownership

The Holiday Inn Express in Corbin is under new ownership. General Manager Barry Meadows confirmed the 64-room hotel off of Exit 25, formerly ownedCorbin Host LLC has sold. According to the deed filed at the Whitley County Clerk’s Office, the hotel has been sold to Pine Tree...

First Baptist Church in Corbin’s ‘White Flag Night’ is back

With nighttime temperatures falling into the low and mid 20’s, First Baptist Church has run up the white flag. Rather than surrender, the flag signifies that the church on Roy Kidd Ave. near the Corbin Library is offering shelter from the cold to those in need. The church is...

Laurel deputies investigating vehicle break-ins in Corbin

Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies are seeking the public’s help to solve a rash of vehicle break-ins in north Corbin. Deputy Gilbert Acciardo, the department’s public affairs officer, said multiple vehicles were targeted at a fitness center on U.S. 25E during the early morning...

Corbin, Keavy residents among 10 arrests made in Laurel County drug raid

Six Corbin residents and an individual from Keavy were among the 10 people arrested Wednesday morning in a sweep of suspected drug dealers. Four teams of law enforcement agents led by Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies served the warrants secured as the result of a three month...

Local angler Mike Huff moves up to Bassmaster Elite Series

A local professional angler is moving up in the fishing ranks next year after a successful 2018 tournament season. Mike Huff, 28, of Corbin, finished the Bassmaster Open Tour in the top 10 in points for the year. He garnered 848 points, which put him in eighth place overall in...

Tickets remain available for WWE event Saturday at The Arena

WWE wrestling fans still have the opportunity to purchase tickets for Saturday’s event at The Arena in Corbin. Arena Director Kristi Balla said one new superstar has been added to the lineup, Braun Strowman. Current matches scheduled include: Intercontinental Champion Seth...

Corbin man pleads to indecent exposure

A Corbin man can avoid jail time in an indecent exposure case if he remains out of legal trouble over the next two years and stays away from the 312 boat ramp where he was arrested on September 9. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Police: Corbin couple admitted smoking meth around children

A Corbin couple is facing child abuse charges after police say they admitted to smoking methamphetamine in the presence of their young children. Quincy R. Williams, 25, and Shelby L. Jones, 22, were arrested Thursday night following an investigation by Laurel County Sheriff’s...

Corbin man dies following minor wreck

A Corbin man died Tuesday after a traffic accident but Corbin Police say that wasn’t the cause of death. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us