Corbin Community Backpack Program Expands

Corbin Community Backpack Program Expands The Corbin Community Backpack Program feeds close to 1,000 kids a week in Knox and Whitley Counties.The program started thirteen years ago after church members at First Christian Church in Corbin after members had the idea to help kids going hungry after school that beagn with 30 kids. With…

Governor Bevin Running For Re-Election

Governor Bevin Running For Re-Election Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has reiterated he will file for re-election by the January 29th deadline but says he has not decided on a running mate.The Republican governor said Thursday he’s not worried about divisions within the GOP.Bevin said he’s pleased with Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton’s job performance and…

Breathitt County Part Of The Drug Solution

Breathitt County Part Of The Drug Solution A grant provided by Kentucky ASAP and UNITE Coalition is helping to fight the drug problem in our area. It funds Naloxone training, it helped create the needle exchange program, and paid for three needle disposal boxes.Officials say they dont want the public to think they’re promoting…