The process of rescheduling events at The Arena in Corbin, which had to be postponed because of COVID–19 is nearly complete, and Arena Director Kristi Balla said concerts and shows will likely begin after Labor Day.
2020 has thus far been the wettest year recorded by the Kentucky Mesonet station in Bimble since the site began collecting data in October, 2008. Kentuky Mesonet is a series of automated climate monitoring stations operated by Western Kentucky University’s Kentucky Climate Center.
The U.S Marshal’s Service is including the mountains of eastern Kentucky in its search for a murder suspect. The Greenville County Sheriff’s Department and the Marshals are offering a $7000 reward for information leading to the man’s arrest.
Eastern Kentucky native and businessman C. Wesley Morgan is looking to unseat Mitch McConnell in Kentucky’s Republican primary election.
As the state reopens, local restaurants have begun allowing in-person dining again. Grateful Ed's barbecue is one of the many Knox County eateries allowing customers to eat-in again.