By Jeff Noble
The Keeneland Association confirmed today that the Lexington-based racetrack will build a quarter horse racing track near Corbin.
The track will be operated as a joint venture between Keeneland and Full House Resorts of Nevada. The two will buy the Thunder Ridge track in Prestonsburg and move it to the Corbin area.
While he did not discuss specifics, Keeneland Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer Vince Gabbert did confirm Friday morning a couple of locations south of Corbin along the Interstate 75 corridor were being looked at.
The Times-Tribune will have more on this developing story in Saturday's edition.
By Jeff Noble
I-75 crash near the Tennessee state line early Tuesday morning.
I-75 Southbound Back Open at Tennessee State Line
The southbound lanes of I-75 have reopened and are flowing again after a multi-vehicle crash early Tuesday morning shut down both southbound lanes near the Tennessee state line. Traffic had been rerouted off Exit 11 in Williamsburg into Jellico, Tn. until the I-75 opened back up at 12:30 p.m. For more please read the Wednesday edition of the Times Tribune.
- I-75 Southbound Back Open at Tennessee State Line
- Local News
- Man indicted for detention center escape
Man indicted for five counts of first-degree sodomy
A man indicted in September for sexual crimes against a minor was indicted on more charges Monday in Whitley County Circuit Court.
Man indicted for Topix post
A man jailed after attempting to hire a killer online was indicted Monday in Whitley County Circuit Court.
Wanted man arrested after traffic stop
A man wanted in Pike County was arrested Friday after a traffic stop for speeding, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.
- Local Sports
Back to Work
As of Monday, Brian Evans is now the new, and old, coach of the Knox Central Panthers basketball team.
It was good to watch some Little League games again
With so much going on the past few weeks I’ve been a little bit busy, which means there’s plenty rattling around in my head to ramble on about, but the first thing that comes to mind is Little League baseball.
- Back to Work
Thank you to owners of repeater systems
When you hear people say “ham radio” or “amateur radio” what do you think of? Perhaps a licensed citizen band radio, or maybe you think about a radio the size of a window air conditioner.
- Thank you to owners of repeater systems
Make-A-Wish gives family a much-needed vacation
Dustin and Mary Phillips of Stanford can hardly remember life before son Gage’s birth almost five years ago.
- Make-A-Wish gives family a much-needed vacation
Thursday Night Life is back
Dust off your lawn chairs and put on your listening ears for this year’s Thursday Night Live concert series.
- Thursday Night Life is back