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Long-vacant downtown Corbin building may be getting new owner

The project to turn the former Thomasville Furniture building in downtown Corbin into apartments and commercial space may soon be in private hands. Officials with the Greater Corbin Housing Authority confirmed Tuesday that a contract is pending to sell the building at the corner...

Corbin trolley rollout delayed

The trolley is painted and has been repaired. The stop signs are printed and ready to be hung. Corbin Main Street Manager Andy Salmons said as soon as the drivers are ready, the trolley will roll. Salmons explained that one of the two drivers hired in early October, Joe Breacher...

Corbin man arrested with counterfeit $100 bills

A Corbin man is behind bars after being arrested Thursday morning with two counterfeit $100 bills. Whitley County Sheriff’s Sgt. Todd Shelley charged Roy Lee Wells, 54, with two counts of first-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument and lodged him in the Whitley County...
Posted On 28 Oct 2016

Corbin man facing two counts of child abuse

Corbin Police say a 53-year-old man was drunk when he allegedly kicked a four-year-old girl and picked up an eight-year-old by the hair and slung her around early Tuesday morning. Corbin Police Officer Steve Meadors arrested Charles Hatfield of Corbin about 3 a.m. at his...

Two Corbin women indicted for stealing SUV

Two Corbin women were indicted Friday in Laurel County for allegedly stealing a Chevrolet Avalanche SUV that was later found burned. Twenty-three-year-old Taylor Renee and twenty-seven-year-old Sarah Bourland are each facing one count of theft by unlawful taking of the value of...

Laurel Co. Sheriff’s K-9 unit makes first drug bust

Less than a week on the job, Laurel County Sheriff’s K-9, Edge, scored his first drug bust Wednesday morning during a traffic stop in north Corbin. According to Laurel County Sheriff John Root, Edge alerted to the presence of methamphetamine inside a black colored Jeep Cherokee...

EXTRA CONTENT: 911 recordings released in deadly Corbin shooting; case being taken to grand jury

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Four arrested in burglary at Denes Stadium concession stand

Two adults and two juveniles are facing felony burglary charges for allegedly breaking into the concession stand at Denes Stadium Tuesday morning. Corbin Police Officers Mike Bisschop and Steve Meadors arrested 20-year-old Cody Smith of Owingsville, 37-year-old Michele Dickey of...

Corbin Police find drugs, paraphernalia hidden in woman’s pants

A Corbin woman arrested on a Whitley County warrant Sunday night, is facing additional charges in Knox County after Corbin Police discovered a drug pipe, bundles of plastic baggies and a baggie of crystal methamphetamine on her person, and a baggie of marijuana under her car...

Southeastern Kentucky Firefighters Association fall fire school to be held in Corbin

Approximately 500 firefighters will descend upon Corbin this weekend for the annual Southeastern Kentucky Firefighters Association’s 42nd annual Fall Fire School. Corbin Firefighter Andy Melton, one of the event organizers said the firefighters will be coming from across the...