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London man remains hospitalized after Friday wreck

A London man remains hospitalized after a Friday morning wreck that injured both drivers on West Ky. 80. Thomas Gambalie, 49, of London, was listed in critical condition Monday morning at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington. According to the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office, the tw

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 11:15:00

Knox Board of Education passes tax increase

As required by state law, the Knox County Board of Education recently held a public hearing before a special called meeting where they would finalize an increase in taxes. However, not a single person was present to oppose or support the increase and after 30 minutes of silence from the community, t

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2017-09-20 13:12:42

City Council sets trick or treat night, passes ordinances

Over the span of two meeting nights, City Council was able to introduce and pass two separate ordinances for the month of September. At the September 7 meeting, Ordinance No. 2017-5 was first read. This is an ordinance to set the 2017 property tax rate, which Mayor David Thompson was "pleased to ann

MOUNTAINADVOCATE.COM - 2017-09-18 14:00:14

Man indicted after allegedly trying to run over state trooper

WHITLEY COUNTY - A London man who was shot by law enforcement after allegedly attempting to run over a Kentucky State Police trooper in July was indicted Monday by a Whitley County grand jury. William Barnhill (AKA Billy Barnhill), 31, was named in a five-count indictment for charges that allegedly

CORBIN TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 04:57:00

Short I-75 lane closures planned for Wednesday, Sept. 20

If you're planning to travel north on I-75 Wednesday, Sept. 20, in either Whitley or Laurel counties, then take note. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to restrict northbound traffic to one lane at mile points 7.9 in Whitley County, and mile 42.4 in Laurel County on that date. The lane restr

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2017-09-19 19:29:43

Property owners could see tax increase

CORBIN - Property owners within the city limits of Corbin could potentially see a tax increase in the near future. The Corbin City Commission met Monday evening for their regular monthly meeting, where a 3-2 vote was made to levy a 4-percent increase on real and personal property tax rates. The impe

CORBIN TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 05:07:00

Get to know a cop over a cup of coffee

In an effort to bring law enforcement and citizens together, the London Police Department will host its third annual "Coffee with a Cop" event on October 4. The event will be held from 7:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at Starbucks Coffee off Ky. 192. Police and community members will come together informa

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2017-09-20 18:11:00

Prayer Walk draws 150 people

Approximately 100 people gathered at Farmers Market Sunday afternoon as the group, From Heaven to Earth, began their vocal praise. But the people kept coming in, numbering over 150 total, who walked the streets of London to pray for their community. Mark Huff, pastor of River of Life Fellowship chur

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2017-09-20 17:59:00

Motorists trapped as suspicious object shuts main UK highway

The M1 is seen with three carriageways closed after an incident near Milton Keynes, England, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. Hundreds of motorists were stuck for hours on one of Britain's main highways after it was closed Tuesday due to a "suspicious object." The M1 motorway was shut along a 10 mile (16 ki

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 15:49:21

World Chicken Festival offers activities for all

LONDON - Colonel Harland Sanders would be proud and happy to see the success of the festival that began in his honor 28 years ago. He'd also be right in the middle of it, too. Sanders loved to prepare and serve great-tasting fried chicken and have a lot of fun while doing it. The same can be said fo

GLASGOW DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-19 05:02:00

Basketball fundraiser held Saturday for 16-year-old

CORBIN - A basketball fundraiser was held Saturday in Corbin for a 16-year-old girl in need of a liver transplant. Hailee Carson, 16, of London, began not feeling well in September of 2016. After a gallbladder surgery this past April, and a liver biopsy to follow, she received news that she would ne

CORBIN TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-18 02:36:00

London man indicted for trying to run over KSP trooper with four-wheeler

A Whitley County Grand Jury indicted a London man Monday morning, who was shot by police in July after he allegedly tried to run over two officers with a four-wheeler, The grand jury issued its monthly report Monday and indicted William "Billy" Barnhill, 31, on two counts of first-degree wanton enda

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2017-09-20 15:07:03

Two Corbin Police officers promoted to rank of corporal

Two Corbin Police officers were promoted Monday evening during the Corbin City Commission's monthly meeting. Jeff Hill (left) and Steve Meadors (right), who have both been with the department since 2009, were promoted to the rank of corporal. Chief Rusty Hedrick (middle) presented the two with certi

CORBIN TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 04:56:00

Yolanda Hadid 'set her kids free' at 12

Yolanda Hadid "set her kids free" when they were 12. The 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' star - who has Gigi, 22, Bella, 20, and Anwar, 18, with her ex-husband Mohamed Hadid - felt it was important for her kids to learn to become "independent human beings" as soon as they entered their teenage ye

THE ADVOCATE AND DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-18 17:50:33

Kane mixes it up, Erdem sparkles at London Fashion Week

LONDON (AP) - London Fashion Week roared into its fourth day on Monday with Christopher Kane showing his signature sexy style, Erdem emphasizing retro glamour and Emilia Wickstead giving modern women outfits meant for dancing, nightlife and fun. In previous days, the spring-summer 2018 womenswear sh

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-18 20:02:26

Full Count: 'Rookie' in the newsroom

Well hello there, Sentinel-Echo readers! I am beyond excited to be your new sports writer, and I hope you are excited, too. Some of y'all may recognize me, since this is not my first time in the sports world. For the past year, I wrote for the Mountain Advocate in Knox County covering their sports t

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2017-09-20 17:44:00

Martha Jane "Susie" Reeves

Martha Jane "Susie" Reeves, 59, passed away on Monday, September 18, 2017 at UKMC in Lexington. Born in Barbourville, Susie was Baptist by faith and was a devout believer. She was retired and had been a waitress at the Rootbeer Stand. She was preceded in death by her father James Petrey, brother Bil

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2017-09-20 13:23:43

UK police quiz 2 ex-foster children over London subway bomb

LONDON (AP) - The two suspects detained over last week's London subway bombing are an 18-year-old refugee from Iraq and a 21-year old believed to be from Syria, both of whom were fostered by a British couple, according to a local official and media reports. The 18-year-old was detained Saturday at t

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-18 11:29:03

Busy Bee Homemakers delivers quilts and blankets to hospital for cancer, cardiac patients and newborns

The Busy Bees Homemakers Club held the regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, September 13 at the Women Helping Others Center on Cumberland Falls Highway. Patsy Lawson presented the homemakers lesson on "Extending your Clothing budget with Simple Sewing Skills". President Carolyn Falin conducted the

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2017-09-20 10:31:25

South Laurel wins Grand Champion award

With shows ranging from a Halloween theme to classical compositions, the sound of music filled the air at North Laurel High School on Saturday afternoon. But when the music was done and the scores were tallied, South Laurel High School emerged as the top marching band of the competition, taking the

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2017-09-20 18:12:00