FRANKFORT, Ky. – In memory of the victims of last week’s Marshall County school shooting and in honor of the staff and students at Marshall County High School, Commissioner of Education Stephen Pruitt is asking Kentuckians statewide to wear the school’s colors of blue and orange on Friday, Feb. 2.

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  • By Denis House, Managing Editor

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and Special Agent in Charge Adam S. Lee of the Richmond (Va.) Field Office requests the public’s help in identifying a serial bank robber who they have dubbed “The Chameleon Beard Bandit.”

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  • By Nita Johnson, Staff Writer

“Through rain and snow and sleet and hail” has long been the creed of the United States Post Office.

The unusually cold start to 2018 has resulted in higher than normal energy use by members of Jackson Energy and other utilities across the region.

  • By Timothy Wyatt, Staff Writer

A jury trial date for a London man charged with murdering his twin brother continues to be put on hold due to extensive analysis being performed on a cell phone that could potentially be used as evidence.

  • By Nita Johnson, Staff Writer

A drive in a stolen vehicle involved in a crash now has a Stanton man looking at felony charges.

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  • Topher Payton Staff Writer

For the past couple of months the City of London has been working with the Kentucky League of Cities to develop a strategic plan for the future.

Special Deputy Elizabeth Sparks of the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office conducted a youth safety class at CampGround Elementary School for Girl Scout Pack 1326 on Wednesday. Deputy Gilbert Acciardo also helped out with the program. The girls learned rules concerning dangerous strangers and wer…

  • Nita Johnson

The North Laurel Middle School band performed a Christmas concert on Thursday as well as the North Laurel High School choir students.

  • By Topher Payton Staff writer

The London City Council approved the first reading of a new ordinance at Monday’s meeting amending one published earlier this year.

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  • By Nita Johnson Staff writer

Seven stockings remained on the Angel Tree at Cold Hill Elementary School on Tuesday afternoon.

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Four more people involved in drug activity were jailed on Wednesday after an investigation by Laurel County Sheriff’s officials.

On Tuesday evening Kentucky State Police Post 11, London and the Kentucky State Police Professional Association Chapter 11 held its annual Shop with a Trooper program at the Somerset, Kentucky, Wal-Mart. The program, which operates solely from donations, was able to help 20 children have a b…

  • By Timothy Wyatt Staff writer

KNOX COUNTY – A London woman who allegedly led police in a vehicle pursuit last month that ended in her hitting her own child was in Knox County District Court Monday morning for a preliminary hearing.

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  • By Nita Johnson Staff Writer

The blending of brass, percussion, woodwinds and string instruments created a musical celebration on Saturday night as the London Community Orchestra held its annual Christmas concert.

  • By Nita Johnson Staff Writer

Complaints of possible illegal drug activity sent Sheriff’s officials to a residence off Court Road on Thursday afternoon - and inevitably found an elderly female being placed in danger of harm.

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  • By Nita Johnson Staff Writer

This year’s theme of “What Christmas Means to Me” brought a nativity scene for many float entries, including this one from Freedom Christian Fellowship.

  • By Nita Johnson Staff Writer

Reports of mail scams have been reported to the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office and Sheriff’s officials are asking citizens to be aware of the situation.