TheTimesTribune.com, Corbin, KY

Local News

November 7, 2012

TODAY'S HEADLINES - NOV. 7, 2012

CORBIN — ELECTION RESULTS

Obama re-elected to second term

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama won re-election Tuesday night despite a fierce challenge from Republican Mitt Romney, prevailing in the face of a weak economy and high unemployment that encumbered his first term and crimped the middle class dreams of millions.

Slew of House Democrats win re-election

Shelton, Tye re-elected, Joe White loses seat

Two new faces will take a place on the Corbin City Commission come January.

W’burg City Council to return all incumbents

All Williamsburg City Council incumbents were able to retain their seats Tuesday, according to unofficial election results.

Three newcomers get B’ville City Council nod

Three incumbents and three newcomers were among the winners in the Barbourville City Council race Tuesday, according to that county’s election results.

Jim Hays, five incumbents elected to London City Council

Five incumbents and one challenger were the top vote getters in Tuesday’s London City Council election, according to unofficial Laurel County election results.

Ky. goes Romney; GOP increases numbers in DC

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky voters made Republican Mitt Romney their choice for president on Tuesday, yet again snubbing President Barack Obama, who has repeatedly come up short in the state.

Barr unseats Chandler in 6th District

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky voters have approved a measure that makes hunting and fishing a constitutional right in the state.

IN LOCAL NEWS

House fire in Corbin now being considered suspicious

A fire that destroyed an abandoned house in Corbin Tuesday is considered suspicious, according to Corbin Fire Chief Barry McDonald.

Two Lily men sent to hospitals after crash

Two Lily men were sent to area hospitals Tuesday after a head-on crash on Highway 25 south of London.

London man arrested for Taco Bell robbery

A utility closet was no match for a London man arrested Friday in connection with the October armed robbery of the Corbin Taco Bell and the June armed robbery of the Cash Express.

Pick up a copy of today's Times-Tribune in newsstands across the Tri-County. Today's webpage will be updated with complete stories throughout the day.

1
Text Only
Local News
  • swiss officer for web.jpg Swiss officer spends time with Laurel Co. deputies

    Fabien De Lucia is a police officer in a two-and-a-half square-mile city filled with 30,000 people.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0724 Chris Robinson FOR WEB.jpg Robinson new London Tourism director

    The London Tourism and Convention Commission voted Wednesday to hire Chris Robinson as their new director.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Restaurant tax problems being corrected

    Fazoli’s is now collecting London’s restaurant tax from its customers after nearly a month of not knowing it existed.

    July 24, 2014

  • 0724 J. M. Hall, Donna Smith, Pat McDonald & Julio Cima FOR WEB.jpg Line-item resolution passed by Knox Court

    Several organizations in Knox County and Barbourville will get the benefit of coal severance tax money over the next two fiscal years thanks to a resolution passed Wednesday by the Knox County Fiscal Court.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • U.S. 25 work to begin Thursday

    A weeklong road work project for U.S. 25 in Laurel County is scheduled to start Thursday.

    July 24, 2014

  • 0724 TAYLOR THROW for web.tif Airing It Out

    After another strong showing at the Eastern Kentucky University Passing Camp, first-year coach Justin Haddix is pleased with what he is seeing with his Corbin Redhound football players.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • TODAY'S HEADLINES — July 24, 2014

    Swiss officer spends time with Laurel Co. deputies

    Robinson new London Tourism director

    Restaurant tax problems being corrected

    Line-item resolution passed by Knox Court

    July 24, 2014

  • Couple pleads not guilty to abuse

    A Knox County couple facing charges in connection with second-degree burns on a child’s leg pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning during their preliminary hearings.
    Tyrone L. Person, 22, of Corbin, and Sierra Shepherd, 21, of Flat Lick, appeared before Judge John Chappell in Knox County District Court, according to a court official.

    July 23, 2014

  • Evaluation of Williamsburg Superintendent postponed

    An executive session to discuss and evaluate Williamsburg Independent Schools Superintendent Denny Byrd was slated for Tuesday night’s regular meeting — but an absence of one member postponed those plans.

    July 23, 2014

  • 0723 Capt. Coy Wilson, Harrison Creech & mom Samantha FOR WEB.jpg Heroes For A Day

    This boy likes to touch a truck — or in this case, the Corbin Police Department’s K9 Vehicle that was one of over 20 trucks, cars, boats, a helicopter and other vehicles stationed Tuesday at Corbin’s Rotary Park for the Sixth Annual “Touch A Truck” event.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

Front page
Featured Ads
AP Video
Official: Air Algerie Flight 'probably Crashed' TSA Administrator on Politics and Flight Bans Raw: National Guard Helps Battle WA Wildfires Raw: Ukraine's Donetsk Residents Flee Senators Push to End Hamas Threat in Cease-Fire A Young Victim's Premonition, Hug Before MH17 U.N. School in Gaza Hit by Israeli Strike Raw: Deadly Storm Hits Virginia Campground Officials Warn of Avoidable Death in Hot Cars Death Penalty Expert: 'This is a Turning Point' House Committee at Odds Over Obama Lawsuit Raw: MH17 Victim's Bodies Arrive in Netherlands Raw: UN School Used As Shelter Hit by Tank Shell Raw: Gunmen Attack Iraqi Prison Convoy Plane Leaves Ukraine With More Crash Victims The Rock Brings Star Power to Premiere Raw: Families Travel to Taiwan Plane Crash Site Arizona Execution Takes Almost Two Hours Crash Kills Teen Pilot Seeking World Record
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter