Monday, April 23, 2018

Congressman Rogers Sworn in for 18th Term

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers (KY-05) took the oath of office for his 18th term serving the people of southern and...

Mayor expresses concerns

Mayor Thompson has concerns he will bring up to the city council Thursday. See this week's edition of The Mountain Advocate.

The tree comes down

The last of Barbourville’s official Christmas Tree disappeared Monday morning as Knox County Road Department workers Gary Bargo, Jason Engle and Tyler Crawford, tossed...

Two attempt 5-finger discount Christmas

Shopping By BOBBIE POYNTER bpoynter@mountainadvocate.com Two Knox County people were arrested Christmas Eve for shoplifting at the Corbin Wal-Mart. A Flat Lick woman was arrested Dec. 24 for...

Cheerleader Spotlight

Kailey Owens 17 Senior Cheerleader Advocate: What is your favorite memory of cheering? Kailey: My favorite memory is placing fourth in the state cheer competition. Advocate: What is involved in...