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Police execute pair of search warrants at W’burg motels/hotels

Separate investigations by local law enforcement agencies resulted in a pair of search warrants being executed at Williamsburg hotels/motels Saturday and Sunday and the arrest of five people total in conjunction with those investigations. Read this story and more for just $.99...
Posted On 14 Apr 2021

W’burg police recover meth, heroin during traffic stop

Williamsburg police recovered suspected methamphetamine and heroin during a traffic stop late Friday evening in the Highland Park area. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 07 Apr 2021

Veach gets five years for being convicted felon possessing guns

A Newcomb, Tennessee, man was recently sentenced to five years in prison for being a convicted felon in possession of illegal firearms. Jason B. Veach, 41, pleaded guilty during the later portion of 2020 in Whitley Circuit Court to one count of possession of hand gun by a...
Posted On 03 Apr 2021

W’burg police charge Corbin man with felony DUI charge

What began as a traffic stop for speeding early Friday morning on U.S. 25W in Williamsburg ended with a Corbin man facing a felony driving under the influence charge. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view...

Series of separate drug busts take 2.5 pounds of meth off area streets

Through a series of unconnected investigations in three counties over a three-day period, local law enforcement agencies took about 2.5 pounds of methamphetamine and $3,500 cash off the streets. The DEA, the Laurel County Sheriff’s Department, the Corbin Police Department...
Posted On 24 Mar 2021

Taylor gets seven-year prison sentence in drug case

A Crab Orchard man was recently sentenced to seven years in prison for trafficking methamphetamine, heroin and Xanax. Jody Taylor, 34, pleaded guilty on March 3 to two counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, third-degree trafficking in a controlled...
Posted On 19 Mar 2021

Juveniles blamed for strong-armed robbery in W’burg

Williamsburg police plan to file charges against three juveniles and possibly one adult in connection with a strong-armed robbery late Friday evening. The robbery happened on Mackey Avenue when the robbers allegedly stole a couple of cell phones and one wallet that ended up not...
Posted On 18 Mar 2021

Australian man causing disturbance, accused of stealing gun

An Australian man pleaded not guilty Monday to charges connected to an early Friday morning report about a man armed with a gun screaming and yelling in the middle of the road near the intersection of Main Street and Fourth Street. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents...
Posted On 17 Mar 2021

Update: Missing woman located

Update: Williamsburg Police reported Tuesday afternoon that Stephanie Martin has been located in Kentucky. Williamsburg Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a local woman, who was last seen on March 10, and are asking her to contact authorities to let them...
Posted On 15 Mar 2021

Williamsburg police getting body cameras

The widespread use of heroin locally, body cameras for the police department and a new set of the Jaws of Life for the fire department were three of the major topics addressed during the Williamsburg City Council’s monthly meeting Monday. Read this story and more for just $.99...
Posted On 10 Mar 2021