, Corbin, KY


  • Man, 15-year-old boy drove through subdivision shooting animals

    A London man and a 15-year-old boy were arrested Wednesday after they drove through a subdivision and fired a gun at animals, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.

    September 21, 2012

  • Man indicted for sexual abuse of child

    A man living at a Williamsburg homeless shelter has been indicted on 12 counts of first-degree sexual abuse involving a child younger than 12, according to Whitley Circuit Court documents.

    September 20, 2012

  • Man sentenced for drug charge, assaulting govt. witness

    A Barbourville man was sentenced to five years in prison on a drug-related charge as well as for assaulting a government witness, according to Kyle Edelen, spokesman for Kerry B. Harvey, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Kentucky.

    September 20, 2012

  • Murder Trial Graphic - Final Day.jpg Gilliam Trial Ends in Hung Jury

    The trial of Lisa Gilliam, charged in the death of her husband, London attorney Larry Gilliam in January 2011, ended in a hung jury around 7 p.m. Wednesday.

    September 20, 2012 3 Photos

  • Man charged with DUI, unauthorized use of vehicle

    On Friday, the Laurel County Sheriff’s Department responded to a complaint about 6:40 p.m. regarding a man taking a blue Ford Explorer without the owner’s permission.

    September 19, 2012

  • Murder Trial Graphic - Day 2.jpg Lisa Gilliam Murder Trial - Police Tapes Played for Jury

    The second day of the Lisa Gilliam murder trial saw a dozen witnesses for the prosecution examined and cross-examined by attorneys on both sides by late afternoon.

    September 19, 2012 3 Photos

  • Woman shot in hand during altercation

    A fight between a man and his stepfather escalated Sunday when the two fired guns at one another and a bullet struck the man’s mother, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.

    September 19, 2012

  • 0918 Murder Trial Graphic - Day 1.jpg Lisa Gilliam Murder Trial - Day 1

    A witness for the prosecution in the first day of the Lisa Gilliam murder trial told the court and jury Monday that the gun used in the murder of Lisa’s husband, Larry Gilliam, did not have a crucial ingredient in the case — a DNA sample.

    September 19, 2012 3 Photos

  • Police Roundup - Sept. 17, 2012

    A London woman was arrested Thursday on a Knox County indictment, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.

    September 17, 2012

  • Police Roundup - Sept. 12, 2012

    A domestic complaint led to a hostage situation in Laurel County, according to Sheriff John Root.

    September 12, 2012