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  • NIBROC entertainment named

    The rock band Styx will perform Friday during this year's NIBROC festival, according to Bruce Carpenter, executive director of the Southern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce.

    July 10, 2012

  • 0607 corbin beer arrives.jpg Beer sales should begin in Corbin

    Corbin Police Assistant Chief Bruce Rains confirmed he was told beer sales should begin sometime Wednesday afternoon at Rite Aid on Cumberland Falls Road.

    June 6, 2012 1 Photo

  • Hammons, Barton win Whitley races

    Times-Tribune
    Staff Report
    Bob Hammons is the apparent winner of the Republican bid for Whitley County attorney according to unofficial election results.
    Hammons took 2,584 votes to Don Moses' 918 and Graham Trimble's 1,101 votes.
    The same unofficial results show incumbent Whitley County Circuit Court Clerk Gary Barton won with 3,113 votes over challenger Bobby Blakley, who had 1,525 votes.
    For more election coverage, see Wednesday's edition of the Times-Tribune.

    May 22, 2012

  • Southbound I-75 in Tennessee closed until at least Thursday

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    Times-Tribune
    Southbound Interstate 75 will remain closed south of Jellico, Tenn., until at least Thursday while crews work to stabilize a section of rock slope near mile marker 143. A section of embankment collapsed in that area on March 8.
    Earlier today (Tuesday), the Kentucky Department of Transportation reported that significant traffic backups were observed extending two miles north of the Kentucky-Tennessee state line.

    May 8, 2012

  • Canadatown woman suffers stab wound

    A  26-year-old Canadatown woman suffered a stab wound Friday afternoon, according to Whitley County Sheriff Colan Harrell.  The knife injury occurred at approximately 2:15 p.m.

    April 6, 2012

  • One killed, one critically injured in accidental shooting

    Times-Tribune
    Staff Report
    A London man was killed and a Williamsburg man was critically injured by the same bullet in an accidental shooting early Thursday, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.
    The shooting happened after 2 a.m. at a home on Sally's Branch Road. Witnesses told deputies several friends had gathered when Kevin McElrath, 25, of London, removed the clip from a 45 caliber pistol, which discharged. The bullet struck McElrath in the head, killing him, Root said.

    March 29, 2012

  • London voters say 'no' to alcohol sales

    Times-Tribune
    Staff Report
     A majority of London's residents voted against package alcohol sales in the city during Tuesday's election.

    March 6, 2012

  • 13th Region games postponed until Saturday

    Mother Nature can be blamed for the postponement of the 13th Region Girls Tournament on Friday. With sever weather predicted for much of the state  Friday, 13th Region Tournament officials decided to postpone games until Saturday.

    March 2, 2012

  • Knox County school placed on lockdown

    Times-Tribune
    Staff Report
    A student who skipped class at Knox Central High School caused the Knox County Middle School and Kentucky Tech/Knox County Area Technology Center to be shut down for about 20 minutes Thursday.

    March 1, 2012

  • 0217 Holly Bay houseboat fire-online.jpg Breaking News - Fire destroys three houseboats at Holly Bay Marina

     

    Three houseboats were totally destroyed at Holly Bay Marina in Laurel County when a fire broke around 6:30 a.m. today.

    February 17, 2012 1 Photo