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November 20: Upcoming Events On The Pelham-AL Calendar

PELHAM, AL - If you're looking for a new hobby to pick up, perhaps late in life, why not explore your artistic side at the Pelham Senior Center. Art Class is a recurring event that takes place every Tuesday morning, from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. There is $5 monthly fee for all participants to cover t

PATCH - 2017-11-20 19:20:55

Arrests Made During Successful Child Predator Sting

Two Jefferson County men are charged with multiple counts of child pornography possession. These charges were made public by ALEA's (State of Alabama Law Enforcement Agency) Alabama Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force Monday evening. The arrests of Michael Glenn Rich, 56, of Birmingha

PATCH - 2017-11-21 21:26:55

'Never be too proud to apologize when the other feels wronged'

Special to The Birmingham Times All photos by Chip Bivins "You Had Me at Hello" highlights Birmingham-area married couples and the love that binds them. If you would like to be considered for a future profile, please send a nomination to chandatemple@gmail.com. Include the couple's name, a contact

BIRMINGHAMTIMES.COM - 2017-11-21 12:15:41

Jim 'N Nick's on U.S. 280 closed after small fire

Firefighters responded Tuesday afternoon to a small blaze that has temporarily shut down a popular U.S. 280 restaurant. Hoover Fire and Cahaba Valley Fire responded shortly after 4 p.m. to Jim 'N Nick's in Greystone. Hoover Fire Executive Officer Rusty Lowe said there was fire and smoke showing when

AL.COM - 2017-11-21 22:48:43

117 Pounds Of Marijuana Confiscated During Traffic Stop on I-22

HOOVER, AL- Members of Jefferson County's Highway Safety Unit, comprised of officers and deputies from the Hoover Police Department and the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, respectively, discovered 117 pounds of marijuana during a routine traffic stop around 10:30pm Monday night. Two cars speeding

PATCH - 2017-11-21 19:58:51

Reward offered in Shelby County homicide

The Shelby County Sheriff's Office is now offering a $5,000 reward for information in a homicide investigation. Melissa Ann Cleckler was found dead on Egg and Butter Road in Columbiana on November 2, 2017. In addition to the $5,000 being offered by the Sheriff's Office, CrimeStoppers is offering an

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2017-11-21 19:18:28

Friday Night Blitz: Alabama high school football playoff week 3 coverage lineup

Watch the Friday Night Blitz every Friday after the game on ABC 33/40!{ } Check out the Friday Night Blitz coverage lineup for the third round of playoffs for Alabama high school football! Game highlights and interviews will be featured on Friday Night Blitz on ABC 33/40. COVERAGE LINEUP: Pinson Val

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2017-11-21 12:54:06

Look Back ... to fire striking Hobson City school, 1942

Nov. 20, 1942, in The Star: Fire of undetermined origin destroyed a major portion of the Calhoun County Training School in Hobson City around 10 o'clock last night, the loss exceeding $10,000, partially covered by insurance. Principal C. E. Hanna made arrangements, even while the fire was raging, fo

ANNISTON STAR - 2017-11-20 15:15:00

CCAC, CCGA annual banquet set for Dec. 6 in Burlington

Colorado Corn staff and board members are encouraging farmers and all others interested to join the Colorado Corn Administrative Committee and Colorado Corn Growers Association for their upcoming 2017 annual banquet, taking place Dec. 6 at the Burlington Community Center. The event serves as an oppo

HIGH PLAINS JOURNAL - 2017-11-20 15:56:00

Brooklyn man slashed his estranged wife's throat over a breakup text, friend says

Diane Russell (right) recalled at the murder trial in Brooklyn Supreme Court receiving a frightened call from Karen Ashley, 45, saying that Beresford was stalking her.(Jesse Ward/for New York Daily News) A Brooklyn man nearly decapitated his estranged wife because she "broke up with him over text,"

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-20 23:56:02

Investigators raid Brooklyn home, seize weapons in gun-ring crackdown

The NYPD and the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives executed a search warrant on a first-floor apartment on Brooklyn Ave. near Empire Blvd. in Crown Heights.(Sheila Paras/Getty Images/Flickr RF) Investigators raided a Brooklyn home Tuesday as they cracked a gun-running ring

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-22 01:47:01

Man, woman shot in Brooklyn; suspect sought

SPRING CREEK, Brooklyn - Police are looking for the suspect after a man and woman were shot in Brooklyn Tuesday night, police sources say. It happened around 10:30 p.m. at the Spring Creek development on Pennsylvania Avenue. A man was shot on the 16th floor and a woman inside of the building's lobby

PIX11.COM - 2017-11-22 04:03:30

Hunter College student from Brooklyn named Rhodes Scholar

A young woman from Brooklyn is among the latest group of U.S. Rhodes scholars. Thamara Jean has always had an insatiable desire to learn and a passion to help others through social activism. "I was always the kid with a book in my hand," Jean explained. "I loved learning through reading." Double maj

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-11-21 22:36:06

Young woman from Brooklyn among U.S. Rhodes scholars

A young woman from Brooklyn is among the latest group of U.S. Rhodes scholars. Thamara V. Jean, 21, completed her senior thesis at Hunter College of the City University of New York on the Black Lives Matter movement. "I can remember my dad taught me how to read really early, so when I first got into

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-11-21 20:04:07

The top 10 moments in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade history

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade was once a modest march without a single balloon: The first year it hit the streets, in 1924, the event showcased zoo animals. Since then, it has dazzled the country with elaborate floats, larger-than-life balloons and star-studded performances, raking in 3.5 mill

NEW YORK POST - 2017-11-22 03:17:08

Karina Vetrano’s killer spent the night in a police precinct watching cartoons before he confessed to the murder 

Chanel Lewis, 21, initially refused to speak with detectives after he was arrested Feb. 4, and asked to watch TV, a detective testified Monday in Queens Supreme Court. The killer (in striped top) broke his silence the following day.(Theodore Parisienne/for New York Daily News) A man accused of beat

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-20 20:52:21

Family of man killed in truck attack plans to sue NYC

NEW MILFORD -- An attorney for the estate of one of the victims in last month's fatal truck attack in Manhattan filed papers Tuesday announcing plans to sue New York City, the city's parks and transportation departments and the Hudson River Park Trust. . Darren Drake, 32, of New Milford, was one of

NJ.COM - 2017-11-22 01:45:46

Photos From Bank Robbery Scene In White Rock

Los Alamos Police Chief Dino Sgambellone, right, and Cmdr. Oliver Morris at the scene in front of Los Alamos National Bank in White Rock, which was robbed a couple of hours ago. Police are combing the area for the robber who is considered armed and dangerous. Area schools remain in lockdown while th

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-11-21 21:29:00

'The Pain Behind The Badge' Awards Scholarship To Autumn Sanchez For Outstanding Community Service

Autumn Sanchez, daughter of Joy Sanchez and the late Mark Sanchez, was the recipient of a scholarship presented by an organization called 'The Pain Behind the Badge' in recognition of her outstanding community service and in memory of her father's law enforcement career before his death in May 2011.

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-11-21 15:10:00

FBI Releases Photos Of WR Bank Robber

The FBI has released photos of the man who robbed the Los Alamos National Bank at approximately 11:50 a.m. today at 77 Rover Blvd., in White Rock. The suspect wore a dark hooded jacket, a dark baseball cap, and his face was covered. He was described as male, approximately 5'10" to 6' tall, with a t

LADAILYPOST.COM - 2017-11-22 01:27:00