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Operation November to Remember nets 25 drug arrests

A concentrated effort to rid the county of some illegal drugs on Tuesday landed 25 people in jail. Four crews of Laurel County Sheriff's officials began the roundup, "Operation: November to Remember," on Tuesday morning, combing the county in search of 30 individuals who were known to possess and/or

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2017-11-24 15:09:00

Domestic dispute ends with drug arrests; Young child in vicinity of drugs

What began as a domestic violence complaint ended with the discovery of drugs within close proximity where a young child could easily have gotten access. The investigation began when Laurel Sheriff's officials were called to a domestic violence dispute at Pepperhill Drive just before 8 p.m. Monday.

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2017-11-24 15:02:00

Nontraditional Success: York wanted a better life so she got her GED

Delia "Dee" York wanted a better life for herself, and with a GED, she got it. A manager at a convenience store for 26 years, York enjoyed her job, and things were good in her life. But when the store underwent new ownership, things started to change. She started to become mistreated and hazed in a

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2017-11-24 14:59:00

Residents say trailer fire on Dowis Chapel Road sparked by space heater

Residents say a space heater is to blame for a fire that damaged a double-wide mobile home on Dowis Chapel Road Friday morning. Woodbine and Oak Grove firefighters were called to the scene at 437 Dowis Chapel Road about 9:30 a.m. Dispatchers advised firefighters that no one was in the residence loca

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2017-11-24 16:17:09

New Whitley 911 dispatcher graduates training with distinction

Whitley County E-911 dispatcher Larry Todd Centers Jr. was one of 22 law enforcement dispatchers, who graduated Friday from the Public Safety Dispatch Academy at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training (DOCJT). Centers was one of nine people in the classes named of trainee of distinctio

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2017-11-24 14:38:42

Group seeking to preserve Corbin's Carnegie Library building hopes for holiday fundraising surge

Corbin's Carnegie Library building in its heyday. The push to protect and preserve Corbin's old Carnegie Library has led to a fundraising effort that organizers are hoping picks up steam over the holidays and early next year. Diane Mitchell, Secretary of the Carnegie Center of Corbin, Inc. board of

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2017-11-24 16:49:33

Corbin officials to begin issuing citations for violations of garbage ordinance

Since Corbin Public Works began its efforts in April to decrease the number of residents who fail to comply with the city's ordinance detailing how garbage is to be set out at the curb for pickup, officials said the number has been cut in half. The remaining residents are being given one final "cour

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2017-11-24 15:16:56

Sheriff's Office locates several stolen items from Scott, Harrison counties

Police officials received a major break in a theft case that now spans three counties. On Sunday afternoon, the Laurel County Sheriff's Office worked with the Scott County (Ky.) Sheriff's Office to investigate a lead on the suspected location of several stolen items taken from Scott County and Harri

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM

Iron mines record $96 million in taxes for this year

Minnesota's iron mines generated more than $96 million for communities in 2017, according to the 2017 Mining Tax Guide, published this week by the state Department of Revenue. The tax dollars were distributed this year and based off 2016 production, which totaled more than 29 million tons of ore - t

MESABI DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 03:15:00

Fishers of Men installs 13th wheelchair ramp

The Fishers of Men for Veterans group just put in there 13th wheelchair ramp. Phil Davis, of Taylor, was just about to get his power chair and needed a ramp to his front door. Twin brothers Russell and Robert Chamberlain and Rob Jarvey came out and measured one day. A few days later they came back w

WMI CENTRAL - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

Local shoppers prepare for Black Friday deals

SHOW LOW - Some experts predict Black Friday online sales will top $3.52 billion this year, compared to about $3.34 billion last year. But the deals are already available in most stores because Black Friday has, for the most part, become "Black November" in an effort to get consumers to buy more. Bl

WMI CENTRAL - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

Get Out for Nov. 24-30

Editor's note: Please check for changes before going out to an event. The Get Out! calendar runs every Friday. To submit an item, email it to cruiz@wmicentral.com or mail it to P.O. Box 1570, Show Low, AZ 85902. Attn: Corrine Ruiz. Note: Please include location address of the event. Friday, Nov. 24

WMI CENTRAL - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

Community Fast raises more than $15K

SHOW LOW - The Community Fast of Compassion week ended Nov. 18 after seven days of donations from people in Show Low and the White Mountains. Navajo County District IV Supervisor Steve Williams, chairman and co-founder of the fundraiser, said, total fast donations to date this year are $15,267. Tota

WMI CENTRAL - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

Dogs in grocery store is out of hand

This letter to the editor is not in any way degrading Show Low Walmart. It is the people living here. I was shopping there recently when I counted seven dogs inside the store. But because of the policy, as long as someone asks if your dog is a service animal, you can lie and get away with it. Do you

WMI CENTRAL - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

Haven Health serves early Thanksgiving meal

SHOW LOW - Haven Health of Show Low prepared and served 248 people, not including staff, on Nov. 19 during a special Thanksgiving lunch that included a full course meal with turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, rolls and pumpkin pie with whipped cream. "We want everyone to have a nice Thanks

WMI CENTRAL - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

Silver Creek Senior Center menu

The Silver Creek Senior Center, 1658 S. Main St., Snowflake, offers lunch. Cost is $5 for over 60 years of age or $5.50 under 60. Soup and salad bar only is $3. Lunch is served from noon-1 p.m. All meals come with beverage, dessert, salad bar and soup. The thrift store is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

WMI CENTRAL - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

Show Low announces upgrades at city park

SHOW LOW - Show Low City Park, a local favorite at 1100 West Deuce of Clubs, now boasts a state-of-the-art Fitness Zone for ages 14 and older. Over the past few weeks, outdoor exercise equipment and systems were installed in an area west of the Show Low Family Aquatic Center, off the City Park walki

WMI CENTRAL - 2017-11-24 15:40:00

Utica traffic stop results in cocaine charge

UTICA - An Oneida man is accused of possessing cocaine following a traffic stop Wednesday, New York State Police said. At about 11:55 p.m., state police stopped a vehicle during a DWI sobriety checkpoint on Interstate 90, officials said, finding one of the occupants to be in possession of approximat

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-24 13:56:27

State Police: Utica Man's BAC Three Times Legal Limit

A Utica man is facing an aggravated DWI charge after police say he was found to be driving with a blood-alcohol-content more than three times the legal limit. State Police say a trooper observed 37-year-old Ka Htoo's vehicle cross the center line of State Route 31 in Verona and he ultimately drove

WIBX950.COM - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Utica traffic stop leads to cocaine charge for Oneida man

UTICA - An Oneida man is facing a felony drug charge after a traffic stop in Utica allegedly led to the discovery of cocaine, according to New York State Police. Around 11:55 p.m. Wednesday, troopers stopped a vehicle driven by 18-year-old Christopher Kinney of Oneida during a DWI sobriety checkp

WKTV - 2017-11-24 18:01:00