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Charges dismissed against defendants in 2015 double homicide

The case against two men accused of murdering and robbing a Lily couple in 2015 has been dismissed at the request of prosecutors. Bradley Justin Lawson, 36, of Corbin, and Christian Roberts, 26, of Manchester, were each indicted in Sept. 2016 on charges of murder, tampering with...

Indictment returned in Lily stabbing case involving fork

A Laurel County grand jury returned an indictment Friday in connection with a stabbing incident involving a mother, son and a fork in Lily. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Local author Silas House holds reading, book signing at The Wrigley

A full house greeted local author Silas House at The Wrigley Taproom in Corbin last Wednesday. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Lily woman charged with child abuse

A Lily woman has been charged with criminal abuse after a social worker reportedly found her two-year-old child wandering around alone outside wearing nothing but a top Thursday morning. Bailey Myrann Karr, 19 is facing one count of first-degree criminal abuse. Laurel County...

Lily, West Knox, Campground firefighters called to Cherry Hill Road Tuesday

Lily, West Knox and Campground fire departments responded to a structure fire on Cherry Hill Road at 9:47 a.m. on Tuesday, June 12. The cause of the fire could not be determined because of the severity of the damage, said Chief Doug Jones of the Lily Fire Department. There was no...

Lily boy dies three days after being struck by train

A 12-year-old died Monday from injuries sustained when he was struck by a train in southern Laurel County Friday night. Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies firefighters and emergency personnel were called to the scene off of Robinson Creek Road at approximately 8:35 p.m. During the...

Lily woman found with drug paraphernalia around three small children

A Lily woman is facing drug-related charges after she was reportedly found with drug paraphernalia while in the company of three small children at the KCEOC building in Gray Friday. Knox County Sheriff’s deputy William Stewart said deputies arrested Ashley Derose, 27, on charges...

Lily man arrested in connection with stolen trailers in Knox County

A Lily man was arrested Monday in connection with the theft of a car hauler and a utility trailer from a Knox County car lot. Knox County Sheriff’s Deputy William Stewart, the department’s public affairs officer, said deputies arrested Adam Clinton Sprinkles, 40 following an...

Local trucking company hauling oversized load involved in Nashville bridge wreck

A Lily area trucking company may face legal troubles following a wreck involving one of its trucks that damaged an overpass bridge in Nashville, Tennessee Friday. According to the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), the tractor trailer belonging to D&G Equipment...

Lily man charged with sexual abuse

A Lily man is being held without bond in the Laurel County Correctional Facility following his arrest Monday on charges of first-degree sexual abuse. Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies arrested 18-year-old Brett E. Hand Monday afternoon. Deputy Gilbert Acciardo, the department’s...