Laurel County Drug Interdiction Task Force Arrest 27 in Drug Roundup
Laurel County Sheriff John Root, London City Police Chief Chuck Johnson and Knox County Sheriff Mike Smith report the Laurel County Drug Interdiction Task Force has been corroborating for several months to attack the drug problem across County lines. Some of those investigations culminated this week in a roundup of 27 individuals, the seizure of over 1 pound of methamphetamine, the arrest of several individuals, and the dismantling of at least one drug trafficking organization in Knox County.
How personal income has changed in Clay County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Clay County, Kentucky and how it compares to state and national levels.
Sequatchie Co Beats Tyner 51-46 in OT to Claim District Tourney Title
Chattanooga-(WDEF-TV) Sequatchie County held on to beat Tyner 51-46 in overtime on Monday night in the championship game of their district tournament. The Lady Indians looked in control at halftime leading by 20 points. Tyner fought back and had a chance to win it in regulation, but Shy Harrison could not connect on two free throws with 0.6 seconds to go. Game went to OT where Cana Green hit a crucial three down the stretch to help lead the Lady Indians to the win.
Ky. man shot by officers had fired at them during and after pursuit, investigation shows
The incident began when the man failed to yield to an attempted traffic stop, state police said.
Man arrested after hitting stopped vehicle while on cellphone, seriously injuring pregnant woman
A man is facing several felony charges after crashing and injuring a pregnant woman while he was talking on a cellphone. Laurel County Sheriff John Root said deputies were dispatched to an accident on I-75 about eight miles south of London Sunday night at approximately 8:40. Upon arriving at the...
Danville, February 23 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Owsley County High School basketball team will have a game with Danville High School on February 23, 2024, 18:30:00 CST.
KSP & Rockastle Sheriff’s Office investigating deadly crash
ROCKCASTLE COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky State Police and the Rockcastle Sheriff’s Office are investigating a deadly crash. Troopers say it happened around 8 p.m. on Highway 461 and Doc Adams Road. They are urging drivers to expect delays when traveling in the area. KSP says the Rockcastle Sheriff’s...
TYNER, KENTUCKY MAN ARRESTED IN CLAY COUNTY ON PAROLE VIOLATION WARRANT
MANCHESTER, KY - Clay County Sheriff, Patrick Robinson, reports that on Tuesday, February 20, 2024, Deputy Dewey Grubb arrested Bobby Roberts for the charges of Forgery 3rd degree, Failure to Appear, and Probation Violation Warrant. After being taken into custody, Bobby Roberts, age 52 of Tyner, KY was transported to...
Update: Man Wanted by London Police Taken Into Custody
UPDATE: The London Police Department reports a wanted man has been arrested. Officers took 24-year-old Thurman Brock, of Lily, into custody. Brock was wanted for promoting a minor in a sex performance and first-degree sexual abuse. He was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.
Laurel County Crash Leads to Drug Arrest
Laurel County Sheriff John Root says Deputy Bobby Roberts was dispatched to Sinking Creek Road to investigate a two vehicle non-injury crash. The driver, 42-year-old Garry Sulfridge, of London, was found to be under the influence and driving on a DUI suspended license. Sulfridge also admitted to police that he had meth, methadone and oxycodone. Sulfridge was arrested and lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center, where officers found him in possession of more meth. He was charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence, driving on DUI suspended license, possession of a controlled substance and tampering with physical evidence.
The Ultimate Guide to London's Top 3 Japanese Eateries
In this article, we explore three exquisite Japanese restaurants in London. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places yet? We'd love to hear about your experiences, so please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Jackson County, KY High School Girls Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 20
Today, there's high school basketball on the docket in Jackson County, Kentucky. To learn how to stream the games, we have you covered below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Jackson County, Kentucky High School...
CHI Saint Joseph London awards grant to school district
LONDON, Ky. (WYMT) - CHI Saint Joseph London awarded a $50,000 grant to a Southern Kentucky school district. The grant will go to the Kentucky Communities Economic Opportunity Council (KCEOC) Community Action Partnership at Knox County Public Schools. The funding will be used for the 2024 calendar year. “Investing in...
Clay County takes control early on the way to win over Dragons
With standout senior guard Kyler McLendon sidelined for the second straight game, the Harlan Green Dragons were no match for visiting Clay County on Tuesday as the Tigers won 80-52 for their third victory this season against the Dragons. Senior forward Hayden Harris hit five 3-pointers in the opening quarter...
Experience La Dolce Vita: Top 3 Italian Restaurants in London
This article presents a tour of three exquisite Italian restaurants in London. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
JOINT EFFORT BY SHERIFF'S OFFICES RESULT IN RECOVERY OF STOLEN FARM TRACTOR IN SOUTHEAST, KENTUCKY
MANCHESTER, KY - Clay County Sheriff, Patrick Robinson, reports that in the early morning of February 21, 2024, through a joint effort with Clay, Jackson, and Laurel County Sheriff’s Offices, Clay County Sheriff's Sgt. Wes Brumley was following up on a lead and recovered the tractor without incident. Sgt....
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Manchester as of 2024-02-19. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.279, a week ago the price is $3.196 , according to AAA.
Team of the Week: North Laurel boys basketball
LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - Five straight losses and a losing 2-8 record was not how the North Laurel Jaguars imagined starting their season. “For the most part, it was an entirely new team. We lost eight of our top 10 scorers from the past year,” North Laurel boys basketball head coach Nate Valentine said. “We came back and we played a challenging schedule like we always have. You know I worry a little bit about our guys’ confidence but they have been able to battle through it and handle it.”
🌨️ District 11 Crews Prepared for Wintry Weather in Manchester, KY
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Manchester, KY. District 11 road crews in Manchester, Kentucky, are on alert for potential wintry weather conditions expected to develop late tonight and into the morning hours. The teams are prepared and will be activated as necessary in response to any changes in weather patterns that may affect road conditions. All necessary equipment, including trucks, have been prepped, loaded, and positioned at county garages across the region, ensuring a swift response to any winter weather incidents. The crews will continue to monitor the situation closely and respond as dictated by the evolving weather conditions to ensure the safety and accessibility of the roads throughout this wintry period. Residents are advised to stay informed on the latest weather updates by following the hashtag #kywx.
Irvine's Culinary Quick Stops: The 6 Fast Food Places You Need to Try
In this article, we explore six fast-food joints in Irvine. Have you had the chance to try any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!