Times-Tribune Staff Report
London woman arrested on charges from Knox County
A London woman was arrested Thursday on a Knox County indictment, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.
Rachel Angel, 23, was indicted for manufacturing methamphetamine, two counts of controlled substance endangerment to a child and first-degree possession of a controlled substance, Root said.
She was arrested by Laurel County Sheriff’s Detective/U.S. Marshal Warrant Task Force Officer Jason Back.
Angel was jailed in the Laurel County Corrections Center.
Stolen property found in London
A jewelry box found near some London apartments had been stolen, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.
The jewelry box was found Thursday by an area resident who contacted officers. Root said the box was returned to its owner and his department is seeking the person responsible for taking it.
Sgt. Josh Gaylor recovered the property.
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BREAKING: Council members approve removal of Thompson as mayor
An attempt to stop the city of Barbourville's special-called meeting through an injunction filed by Mayor David Thompson's attorney, Billy Taylor, was shot down by council members Tuesday.
Man pleads guilty in fatal crash case
A Tennessee man charged with murder pleaded guilty Thursday to charges related to a 2012 crash that killed a man, according to a Laurel County Circuit Court document.
Firefighters called to reported explosion
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Contract approved for Career Readiness Project
Plans for the Laurel County Career Readiness Center are slowly coming together.
Wainscott named coordinator for Promise Zone
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B’ville City Council faces lawsuit
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General Dynamics lays off 93 in Corbin
For some employees at General Dynamics’ Corbin facility on the Cumberland Gap Parkway last Friday, the start of their weekend didn’t go well at all.
Cannon man a no-show for court
A Cannon man facing four decades in prison was slated for a sentencing hearing Friday in Knox County Circuit Court.
Barbourville mayor sues city council
By John Ross
An attorney retained by Barbourville Mayor David Thompson filed a lawsuit against all six members of the Barbourville City Council.
New manager named at state park
Cumberland Falls State Resort Park will welcome its new park manager, Roy Johnson, Sunday.
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