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Man arrested after alleged knife assault, robbery

A Prattville man who allegedly robbed a woman at knifepoint on Jan. 10 in Clanton, is charged with first-degree robbery and second-degree domestic violence assault, with $15,000 and $10,000 bonds respectively. 28-year-old Corey Channing Jackson, an ex-boyfriend of the victim, allegedly assaulted her

CLANTON ADVERTISER - 2018-01-16 20:36:00

Badcock furniture store opens in Alexander City

Badcock Home Furniture & More quietly opened its doors in Alexander City. But Monday was not quiet for having not done any promotions yet. "Today has gone well," Store Manager Rick Metcalf said. "We have had a good day." While many associate Badcock with large big box outlets, Metcalf says don't. "B

DADEVILLE RECORD - 2018-01-16 08:13:14

Delays at interchange after tractor-trailer overturns

An overturned tractor-trailer is causing delays near the southbound interchange in Montgomery. According to cameras provided by the Alabama Department of transportation, the tractor-trailer appears to have overturned on the bridge from Interstate 85 southbound to Interstate 65 southbound. Motorists

WSFA - 2018-01-16 16:35:18

Condition updated on gunshot victim who walked into Montgomery hospital

An unnamed man who walked into a Montgomery hospital Sunday with a serious gunshot wound has been downgraded to non-life-threatening condition, the Montgomery Police Department said Monday morning. Details about the shooting remain limited a day after the incident happened. Investigators said they b


Snow day: Tuesday closings announced for some north Alabama school systems

As the National Weather Service predicts snowfall with "higher than normal impacts" across much of north Alabama on Tuesday, some school systems already are announcing closures. For almost all of the state from Montgomery north, the Birmingham NWS projects difficult and potentially dangerous travel

AL.COM - 2018-01-15 17:54:52

Warming Stations Offering Escape From The Cold

Near freezing temperatures have several churches and community centers in the River Region opening their doors for those needing to escape the cold. "I would not want to let my pet out there much less a human being" said Michelle Klein, an administrative assistant at Friendship Mission North. This i

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2018-01-17 00:29:31

Shooting leaves one man injured

A man was injured Thursday in an Opelika shooting in the 1700 block of Hurst Street, authorities said. He was rushed to East Alabama Medical Center to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries. Opelika police have yet to release any addditional details about what they described as second-degree

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-15 19:28:00

Ivey declares state of emergency ahead of winter storm

With potentially severe winter weather bearing down on the state, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey issued a state of emergency that went into effect statewide at 6 p.m. Monday. A large portion of the state, particularly everything from Montgomery northward, could see snow, sleet, or freezing rain, according to

AL.COM - 2018-01-16 02:16:55

Cohoctah Township man set for sentencing in case of 70 dead cows

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A Cohoctah Township man is scheduled to be sentenced Feb. 5 after officials found what they characterized as "70 deceased cows" on his property last year. Keith Edwin Huck, 61, was originally charged with abandoning or cruelty to 10 or more animals, a four-year f

LIVINGSTON DAILY.COM - 2018-01-16 20:50:50

Fenton police respond to 19 crashes. Icy roads, extreme cold and speeding motorists all factors

automobile crashes, all of which were weather related. Lt. Jeff Cross said most took place on U.S. 23. The others took place on city streets. Police reports indicated the icy road conditions and motorists driving too fast for road conditions were to blame. Cross said salt on the roads is not effec

TRI-COUNTY TIMES - 2018-01-17 01:39:00

Ice festival offers up weekend of frozen fun

For Gerneil Franklin, the cold temperatures Saturday morning were "almost perfect." The coach of the Oakland Community College ice sculpting team was out in Plymouth's Kellogg Park in below-freezing temperatures as his five-member team carved ice blocks as part of an ice carving competition at the 2

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2018-01-16 14:42:36

Police: 4 people die, including 2 kids, in Oakland County house fire

ROSE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) (1/16/2018) - Police say four people, including two children, have died in a fire at a home just south of Holly. Michigan State Police say two other people were seriously injured in the fire early Tuesday in Oakland County's Rose Township. Police say the injured were taken

ABC12.COM - 2018-01-16 18:00:00

Domestic incident leads to massive fentanyl and steroid drug bust

MASON - A domestic incident last week in Stockbridge led police to Washtenaw County, where they found three liters of suspected liquid fentanyl and tens of thousands of as-of-yet unidentified pills. Ingham County Sheriff's deputies were called Jan. 9 to a residence in Stockbridge after Kody Krusinsk

LANSING STATE JOURNAL - 2018-01-16 20:58:18

Executive House On Two Acres Hits The Market For $565K

DEXTER, MI -- Situated on a private 2-acre lot, this home has had over $70,000 in upgrades since 2012. There's a formal living room, a dining room with a chandelier, a great room with a wet bar, fireplace and high, vaulted ceilings. The eat-in kitchen has granite counters, a large island, stainless

PATCH - 2018-01-16 21:16:34

Assault arrest in Ingham County leads to massive drug find

INGHAM CO., Mich (WLNS) - An investigation into a reported assault has led Ingham County Sheriff's investigators to a massive drug find. It all began just after 11:30 p.m. on January 9th when Ingham County Sheriff's deputies responded to Stockbridge Township on a report that a man had physically ass

WLNS - 2018-01-16 19:09:18

Brighton Twp. teen convicted of sexual assault heads home

A Brighton Township boy convicted of sexual assault in a case involving three teen girls was scheduled to return home Thursday. Although the boy's attorney, Edwin Literski, did not return a call seeking confirmation of the release, a court order signed Jan. 10 by Livingston County Circuit Court Jud

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2018-01-16 17:20:59

Passenger Killed After Car Crashes Into Median On Parkway

COMMACK, NY - A passenger was killed after a car crashed into the median on the Sunken Meadow Parkway on Tuesday morning, according to State Police. At about 2:38 a.m., a blue 2007 Honda Civic left the roadway while on the southbound Sunken Meadow Parkway sound of Jericho Turnpike in Commack, and st

PATCH - 2018-01-16 19:02:06

Self-Proclaimed MS-13 Gang Members Rob Cabbie on Long Island: Police

Two men who admitted to being MS-13 gang members were arrested after they robbed a cabbie on Long Island, police said. Jeremy Jones, 27, and Jose Molina, 20, were both charged with first-degree robbery and second-degree criminal possession of a weapon. The two men from Queens robbed the taxi driver


Police investigation leads to brief lockout at Pulaski Street Elementary

Pulaski Street Elementary School in Riverhead was in a "lockout status" for approximately 15 minutes Tuesday morning due to police activity nearby, according to a robocall message sent to parents from principal Dave Densieski. There was no threat to the school, according to the message. The lockout

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-01-16 19:47:38

Woman Stole Jacket In Knifepoint Robbery At Islandia Store: Cops

Have you seen this woman? Police are looking for her. ISLANDIA, NY - Police are seeking the public's help to identify and locate the woman who robbed an Islandia store in December. The woman (pictured above) entered T.J. Maxx, located 1820 Veterans Memorial Highway, displayed a knife and stole a jac

PATCH - 2018-01-16 15:36:14