Kentucky Town Temporarily Renamed King Corbin, Kentucky

It looks like King Corbin will get to have a town named after him.

The city of Corbin, Kentucky has been renamed the city of King Corbin, Kentucky, at least for one day, that being January 12.

Shawn Michaels Says Vince McMahon Doesn't Have Any NXT 'Sway,' Hopes To See Him WM Weekend

An official proclamation was written by Mayor Suzie Razmus declaring the name change after WWE presented a petition for the change in honor of King Corbin, the 2019 King of the Ring winner.


Commonwealth of Kentucky
City Of Corbin
Mayor Suzie Razmus

WHEREAS, The City of Corbin, is a fun-loving and progressive city founded in 1902 and located in Southeastern, Kentucky; and,

WHEREAS: The City of Corbin is honored to have World Wrestling Entertainment, also known as WWE, as a guest in our great city; and,

WHEREAS: World Wrestling Entertainment has presented a petition to change the name of the City of Corbin, Kentucky to The City of King Corbin, Kentucky, after Superstar King Corbin; and,

WHEREAS: The City of Corbin would like to honor this request;

NOW THEREFORE: I, Suzie Razmus, Mayor of the City of Corbin, Kentucky by virtue of the authority vested in me, do hereby proclaim that for the day of January 12, 2020, the City of Corbin, Kentucky will be the City of King Corbin, Kentucky.

In Witness thereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Seal of the Executive Department of the City of Corbin, Kentucky, by the affixed, this 12th Day of January, 2020.

Mayor, Suzie Razums

King Corbin will look to continue his good fortunes in the Royal Rumble when he faces Roman Reigns at the pay-per-view, taking place on January 26. Both Corbin and Reigns will also be competing in the Royal Rumble match on that same show. Fightful will have live coverage of the show.

Get exclusive pro wrestling content on Fightful Select, our premium news service! Click here to learn more.
From The Web