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London, Kentucky is located in Laurel County. Zip codes in London, KY include 40742, 40744, and 40743. The median home price in London is $149,900. More London information.

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2 hrs ago | The Sentinel-Echo

Woman dies in two-vehicle crash

A two-vehicle crash just before 1 a.m. Saturday morning injured four persons, one of whom died at Saint Joseph London a short time afterward.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Sentinel-Echo

Ongoing dispute lands man in jail

A dispute that continued over a two-day period ended with the arrest of the male involved in the argument.

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The Sentinel-Echo

Discarded meth labs found

The ongoing battle against meth production in the county continues with the discovery of four one-step meth labs on Thursday morning.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Sentinel-Echo

Zoning board conditionally approves metal building

For the second month in a row, the London Board of Zoning adjustment held a public hearing to discuss the granting of a property variance on North Main Street.

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The Sentinel-Echo

Man allegedly assaults wife at workplace

Earl Jackson, 37, of Cherry Avenue in Corbin, is set for a pretrial hearing in Laurel District Court on July 15 on charges of fourth-degree assault, domestic violence to the victim, and third-degree unlawful transaction with a minor.

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The Sentinel-Echo

Richards, longtime London attorney dies

It was a somber message as word of the death of long-time London attorney, Hugh Richards, spread through the community Tuesday morning.

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The Sentinel-Echo

1 dead in Wednesday shooting

A family argument turned into murder Wednesday afternoon as an uncle turned a shotgun on his nephew shortly before 4 p.m. According to the Laurel County Sheriff's Office, 61-year-old Gary Collier shot and killed 44-year-old Jack Sturgill of Tennessee following an argument between the two at Collier's residence on Collier Road Right Fork, near ... (more)

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Two-vehicle crash in Laurel County kills SUV passenger

Trina Angel, 40, of McKee was a passenger in a Chevrolet Blazer that was hit by a Chevrolet pickup at 12:57 a.m., according to a news release from the Laurel County sheriff's office.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

WKYT

One person dead in overnight Laurel County crash

Police say a Chevrolet pickup truck was traveling westbound on Ky 1956 when it dropped off the shoulder of the road into a ditch.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Sentinel-Echo

Officials warn of increased black bear sightings

The London area has experienced a recent surge in bear sightings, with six bears being spotted within the last few weeks.

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The Sentinel-Echo

London police warn of vehicle break-ins

A series of vehicle break-ins in the Carnaby Square area has prompted the London Police Department to remind vehicle owners to keep their vehicles secure.

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The Sentinel-Echo

Couple charged in domestic assault

A Laurel County couple were jailed Sunday night following a domestic dispute that included one of them being stabbed by the other.

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The Sentinel-Echo

London names House as new chief of police

House is a Laurel County native who began his career in law-enforcement with the Laurel County Sheriff's Office where he served three years as a K-9 Unit Officer.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Commonwealth Journal

Speck will focus on drug activity

The sheriff-elect of Pulaski County says organization of his department hopefully will put more deputies on patrol and welcome Kentucky State Police troopers back to the county in greater numbers.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

London man charged with killing nephew with 12-guage shotgun

Laurel County Sheriff John Root said deputies arrested Gary Collier, 61, Wednesday night, about four hours after his nephew, Stephen Jack Sturgill, 44, was found dead of a 12-guage shotgun blast to the chest.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Sentinel-Echo

London man accused of stealing from Special Olympics bin

Around 1:15 a.m. Thursday, workers at Ott Grocery, located about seven miles west of London, saw Gary Patton, 49 of London, allegedly taking items from a Special Olympics donation bin.

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The Sentinel-Echo

Road work dots Laurel landscape

By now, most motorists in Laurel County have figured out if you're heading to downtown London delays are to be expected.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

TheTimesTribune.com

Today's Headlines - June 30, 2014

Hwy. 192 to be reduced to one lane in Laurel County A portion of State Highway 192 in London will be reduced to one lane beginning today to allow crews to do road repairs, according to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Laurel County man charged with trespassing, possession of meth

Bruce Hacker, 49, of East Bernstadt in Laurel County, was charged with trespassing fleeing or evading police on foot, first-degree possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and tampering with evidence.

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The Sentinel-Echo

Classic cars return to London

Laurel County welcomed back some of its oldest residents in the form of early 20th century automobiles on Friday as more than 100 classic cars packed into the home of local car guru Gil Russell.

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