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One killed, one critically injured in accidental shooting
A London man was killed and a Williamsburg man was critically injured by the same bullet in an accidental shooting early Thursday, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.
The shooting happened after 2 a.m. at a home on Sally's Branch Road. Witnesses told deputies several friends had gathered when Kevin McElrath, 25, of London, removed the clip from a 45 caliber pistol, which discharged. The bullet struck McElrath in the head, killing him, Root said.
London voters say 'no' to alcohol sales
A majority of London's residents voted against package alcohol sales in the city during Tuesday's election.
13th Region games postponed until Saturday
Mother Nature can be blamed for the postponement of the 13th Region Girls Tournament on Friday. With sever weather predicted for much of the state Friday, 13th Region Tournament officials decided to postpone games until Saturday.
Knox County school placed on lockdown
A student who skipped class at Knox Central High School caused the Knox County Middle School and Kentucky Tech/Knox County Area Technology Center to be shut down for about 20 minutes Thursday.
Breaking News - Fire destroys three houseboats at Holly Bay Marina
Three houseboats were totally destroyed at Holly Bay Marina in Laurel County when a fire broke around 6:30 a.m. today.
Corbin Family Dollar robbed
By Jeff Noble
The Family Dollar store in the Corbin Station shopping center off the Cumberland Gap Parkway was robbed about 3:30 p.m. today (Thursday) by a lone gunman.
Corbin smoking ban passes vote
A smoking ban ordinance was unanimously passed Wednesday by Corbin's commissioners.
During a special called meeting, the second and final reading of the ordinance was held. Once the ordinance is advertised, it will become law.
Don Moses appointed Whitley County attorney
Don Moses has been tapped by Whitley County Judge/Executive Pat White as Whitley County attorney, according to a press release issued by White Tuesday.
Lily shooting under investigation
By Carl Keith Greene
The Laurel County Sheriff's Department is investigating the death of Bernice Champlin, 74, on Queen Road at Lily.
Whitley county attorney files for circuit judge
By Becky Killian
Whitley County Attorney Paul Winchester has filed to run for the 34th Judicial Circuit Court Judge's seat, according to the Kentucky Secretary of State's records.
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