Laurel County Newswire

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  1. Van overturns, seriously injures driver flown to UK HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

    A 38-year-old woman was in fair condition at the University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital Wednesday morning after a traffic crash in Laurel County.

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  2. Crooked Creek alcohol vote measure passes by one vote, 157-156Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Sentinel-Echo

    ... club with 156 votes against the measure. Ron Roberts, manager for Crooked Creek Golf Club, stood outside the Laurel County Courthouse, calling friends and associates after the vote result was announced. Roberts said he was pleased with the outcome, ...

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  3. Two accidents minutes apart on Tom Cat Trail MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Sentinel-Echo

    ... minutes apart. The first call to Bush Volunteer Fire Department, Laurel Sheriff's Office and Ambulance Inc. of Laurel County went out around 4:38 p.m. with the report of an overturned vehicle on Ky. 1305, approximately four miles east of London. ...

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  4. Crooked Creek alcohol sales goes to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Sentinel-Echo

    ... Tuesday to determine if Crooked Creek Golf Club should or should not serve alcohol by the drink. According to Laurel County Clerk Dean Johnson, there are approximately 1,000 registered voters who can make the trip to the Laurel County Fire ...

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  5. CSX to repair railroad crossings in Laurel Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Sentinel-Echo

    Four railroad crossings in Laurel County will be closed beginning next week, spanning from the southern part of the county in Corbin to the northern regions in East Bernstadt.

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  6. Cattle ranked No. 1 commodity in LaurelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Sentinel-Echo

    Cattle and calves have proven to be Laurel County's last recorded best-selling agricultural commodity, according to the United States Department of Agriculture most recent census.

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  7. Tracking Showers And Storms This Monday MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Tracking numerous showers and storms on the MaxTrack this morning. A few areas of moderate to heavy rainfall rates could cause ponding water on roads or a brief rise in creek/stream levels.

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  8. Today's Headlines - Aug. 14, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... arrested Deputies were called to a disturbance Wednesday involving a woman armed with a crossbow, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root. 'Roasting Redhounds' go for the win at Ky. State Fair this Friday The practicing is over and the final ...

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  9. Laurel County Homecoming begins ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | TheTimesTribune.com

    Laurel County Homecoming Festival organizers invite everyone to "come cowboy up" at the 79th annual homecoming beginning Thursday.

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  10. Crash Roundup: Woman jailed after car flips over guard railRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... Minor injuries were reported following a three-vehicle crash on KY-490 Tuesday around 8:35 a.m., according to Laurel county Sheriff John Root. Detective Josh Scott and Deputy Gilbert Acciardo responded to the crash 10 miles north of London. A red ...

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  11. Today's Headlines - Aug. 13, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... Tuesday was the deadline for Tri-County candidates to enter into the running for the general election Nov. 4. Laurel County Homecoming begins Thursday Laurel County Homecoming Festival organizers invite everyone to "come cowboy up" at the 79th ...

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  12. TCSA experiencing better than usual signup numbersRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... above average numbers when it comes to signups at this point of the year. According to multiple sources, the Laurel County Optimist Club will not have a tackle football season this year, forcing players to sign up in other local leagues. Tri-County ...

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  13. Times-Tribune welcomes new staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... Smith completed a 10-week internship with the Times-Tribune in July and will now serve as a full-time Laurel County reporter. Outside of the newsroom, Smith is an avid reader of Stephen King, a Cincinnati Reds fan, and a member of the Big Blue ...

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  14. Today's Headlines - Aug. 12, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... winner of the "NIBROC: Just Lose It" weight loss contest this year? Laurel Fiscal Court applies for grant The Laurel County Fiscal Court has already applied for a $320,000 grant and will apply for another totaling upwards of $400,000. Times-Tribune ...

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  15. News in BriefRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... lactose-free skim milk produced from Kentucky cows. Kentucky Dairy Product Innovations will open its plant in Laurel County where it has a lease-purchase agreement to acquire a 12,000-square-foot facility. Gov. Steve Beshear's office says the ...

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  16. Fire departments receive federal grant fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | The Sentinel-Echo

    Two Laurel County fire departments have received a combined $199,953 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for the purpose of acquiring new updated equipment.

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  17. Couple charged after children found sleeping alone in roach-infested Laurel Co. homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    Laurel County deputies charged a couple with endangering the welfare of a minor after finding two of their children sleeping on the floor of a mobile home and another sleeping on a couch outside with no adults present.

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  18. Dairy plant in the works for Laurel CountyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | WKRN

    ... lactose-free skim milk produced from Kentucky cows. Kentucky Dairy Product Innovations will open its plant in Laurel County where it has a lease-purchase agreement to acquire a 12,000-square-foot facility. Gov. Steve Beshear's office says the ...

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  19. Laurel County parents charged with child endangermentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | WKYT

    On Sunday morning around 4:10 A.M., Laurel County Sheriff deputies checked out a complaint on Finley Trailer Park Road, 2 miles south of London, that a juvenile was sleeping outside of a home on a couch with no parental supervision.

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  20. KY-192 crash injures fourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... There were two people in both vehicles. Drivers and their passengers were transported by Ambulance Inc. of Laurel County to St. Joseph's Hospital in London, Stallard said. The extent of their injuries were not known at press time. Traffic on KY-192 ...

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