Whitley County Newswire

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  1. Robert L. Jones Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | State Journal

    ... Jr., 86, husband of Libby Walker Jones, passed away Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. He was born on May 5, 1928 in Whitley County to the late Robert L. Jones Sr. and Mary Parks Jones. Mr. Jones worked as an educator for the state of Kentucky. He served as a ...

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  2. Whitley County man accused of driving drunk with son in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | WKYT

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  3. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... by 5 p.m. on Wednesday. KYTC also plans to restrict northbound traffic to one lane on Interstate 75 in Whitley County (mile point 14.5), beginning Tuesday at 8 a.m. and concluding Wednesday at 5 p.m. The lane restriction will allow crews to perform ...

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  4. Police Make Arrest In Shoplifting of $42,000 Worth of ElectronicsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Police say a thief made off with more than $42,000 worth of electronics from a Whitley County Walmart. Two months later, police caught up with the person who they now believe is behind similar thefts in at least six states.

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  5. Drug Arrest and Investigation in Whitley CountyRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    On Thursday, June 26, 2014 at approximately 12:15 AM troopers Tony Dingess and Les Moses were conducting a pre-approved traffic safety checkpoint at the intersection of US 25 and KY Hwy 1193 in Whitley County when a 1998 Dodge pickup truck being operated by James Rose, 27, of Corbin stopped at the check point. During roadside questioning, troopers discovered Rose to be nervous and fidgeting and observed him concealing something in the vehicle.

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  6. Fatal Traffic Crash in Whitley CountyRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    On Sunday, June 15, 2014 at approximately 8:15 PM, the Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a report of a fatal two vehicle collision on Devils Creek Road in Whitley County. Upon arrival, Trooper Scott Bunch determined that a 1985, Chevrolet Pickup Truck operated by William O. Hinkle, 21, of Corbin was traveling east bound on Devils Creek Road when he crossed the center line and struck a 1976, Harley Davidson motorcycle traveling west bound operated by Michael J. King, 62, of Corbin.

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  7. HCHS runners win meet on home courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Daily EnterpriseRunners from five schools left the starting gate Tuesday in a five-team race at Harlan County High School. The Bears won the meet with 59 points, one point ahead of Whitley County.

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  8. HCHS runners win meet on home courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Daily EnterpriseRunners from five schools left the starting gate Tuesday in a five-team race at Harlan County High School. The Bears won the meet with 59 points, one point ahead of Whitley County.

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  9. Mr. Hanky's Christmas Poo High School Football Roundup - Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | A Sea of Blue

    ... in Madison Southern's game against Madison Central. He also scored another 4 TDs just like last week against Whitley County. Southern beat Central 42-11. Harris now has 698 yards on 37 carries in three games. That's 19.9 yards per carry if you're ...

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  10. Williamsburg siblings arrested for selling mother's pills for cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | WKYT

    The crime happened on Tuesday in Whitley County and what's worse, is that police say in this case, food stamps were also part of the illegal transaction. Police say it was just after 6:00 p.m. at the Save A Lot parking lot.

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  11. Bobcats trounce Whitley, 57-13Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Daily NewsBig junior lineman Nathan Murray signals the touchdown as Austin Caldwell gets into the end zone during Bell County's 57-13 win over Whitley County. Caldwell ran for 250 yards and three scores in the game.

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  12. Johnson scores 3 TDs as Patriots winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Daily EnterpriseNew Harlan's Dalton Johnson, shown in action earlier this season, scored three touchdowns in New Harlan's win Thursday over Whitley County. Daily EnterpriseNew Harlan's Dalton Johnson, shown in action earlier this season, scored three touchdowns in New Harlan's win Thursday over Whitley County.

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  13. Hammond attorneys again accuse prosecutors of improperly withholding...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... in an argument they were making in front of the judge, not someone who would testify in front of jurors. Whitley County inmate Charles Jones told police in April that Ike Kinninson said Hammond had offered to pay him $90,000 in exchange for not ...

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  14. Bobcats welcome Whitley on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... those points came against their JV defense. They step up the level of competition this week when they host 5A Whitley County (0-2) in their home opener on Friday. Bell County has had their way with the Colonels in the series in recent years, but the ...

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  15. Lady Jackets fall to HCHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... didn't think about it and that's why she was successful." Harlan County (1-6, 1-1 in district play) visits Whitley County on Thursday. Middlesboro (2-9, 0-1) plays at Barbourville on Monday. "Having Karrah could have made a difference, but she ...

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  16. Bears blank Bell in JV openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... so it was great to get them a chance to play." Harlan County (1-0) returns to action Sept. 8 at home against Whitley County. The HCHS freshman team opens its season on Thursday at Knox Central.

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  17. Jellico man charged in saw attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... after he failed to show up in court Monday morning. CORBIN, Ky. (WATE) - A Jellico man was arrested in Whitley County, Kentucky Sunday and charged with assaulting another man with a saw. Greg Ball, 38, was airlifted to UT Medical Center with a neck ...

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  18. Man cited following pit bull attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | TheTimesTribune.com

    A Whitley County woman continues her long road to recovery, and a Whitley County man has been cited after the woman was attacked and bitten by the man's dog.

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  19. 2 arrested for phone cable theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | TheTimesTribune.com

    Two people have been charged and one remains jailed after AT&T customers in southern Whitley County had their services interrupted - after telephone cable that carries those services was reported stolen.

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

    Jul 7, 2014 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... over the guard rail and Alexander exited the vehicle without assistance. Alexander refused treatment by Whitley County EMS at the scene of the crash and was arrested by Trooper Scott Bunch. Bunch said Alexander was driving under the influence of ...

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