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Alabama inmate considered 'armed and dangerous' manages to escape prison for the second time in less than 30 days

Shane Anthony Vernon, 27, broke free from Coosa County Prison in Rockford, south-east of Birmingham, on Sunday at about 2.30pm An Alabama inmate has managed to escape prison for the second time in less than one month. Shane Anthony Vernon, 27, broke free from Coosa County Prison in Rockford, south-

DAILY MAIL - 2017-11-20 15:09:25

'Armed, dangerous' escapee hits another home, steals gun and van in Titus

A manhunt is underway for an "armed and dangerous" Coosa County escapee who has sought to elude authorities in a growing crime spree. The Coosa County Sheriff's Office has handed over the lead to the U.S. Marshal's Service to find Shane Anthony Vernon, 27. The Coosa County Sheriff's Office, Elmore

WTVM - 2017-11-20 16:58:40

Equality Alabama Holds Happy Hour Rally for U.S. Senate Candidate Doug Jones

Hundreds packed Kru Bar in Montgomery to support U.S. Senate candidate Doug Jones. "Doug Jones is the candidate that can bring people to the middle and the candidate that can find common ground to actually get things done in Washington, DC," said Landon Nichols, campaign manager for Sue Bell Cobb fo

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-11-20 03:37:24

Escaped inmate broke into home, tied up residents; search ongoing

An inmate who escaped from the Coosa County Jail for the second time in less than a month broke into a home, tied up the residents and fled in their vehicle. Shane Anthony Vernon, who previously escaped during booking on Oct. 29, made his getaway again about 2:30 p.m. Sunday, said Coosa County Sheri

AL.COM - 2017-11-20 18:36:51

86 Alabama Baptist pastors sign letter against sex abuse

More than 85 pastors at Southern Baptist-affiliated churches in Alabama have signed a letter this week saying they denounce sexual abuse against women, although the letter does not mention U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore. As of today there were at least 86 signees including the current president of


Elmore County Sheriff: Escaped Inmate Seen in Titus Community

Elmore Co. Sheriff Bill Franklin has confirmed to Alabama News Network that the inmate accused of escaping from the Coosa County Jail has been seen in the Titus community of Elmore County. Franklin says 27-year-old Shane Anthony Vernon stole a dirt bike and was seen in the area. He says Vernon may h

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-11-20 21:51:28

Sylacauga High's Kari Layton named area Educator of the Year by panel on employment for people with disabilities

Debra Atkinson (left), job coach for special education at Sylacauga High School, joins SHS special education teacher Kari Layton, who has been honored as the Educator of the Year by the Talladega Area Alabama Governor's Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities.Submitted photo SYLACAUGA --


Letters: Time for residents to prevent destruction of downtown Elmira

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The decision to demolish the building which housed Cappy's astounded me. The article in the Star-Gazette that announced it noted without question that the land would be dedicated for use as a park. Yet, this decision strikes me as a typical example of the lack of

STAR-GAZETTE - 2017-11-19 21:10:41

United returning to Elmira airport

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Elmira Corning Regional Airport will be hanging a "Welcome Back" sign for United Airlines in April. Unlike the airline's last stay when it offered daily flights to Chicago, this time the destination will be closer. The airline announced it will start round trips b

STAR-GAZETTE - 2017-11-20 22:12:20

WENY News - Elmira-Corning airport announces new flights to Newark airport

BIG FLATS, NY (WENY) - Chemung County officials have announced United Airlines will be offering flights to Newark Airport from Elmira Corning Regional Airport. United will be offering two jet flights a day. The flights will start in April. *This is a developing story. It will be updated as more info

NEWSCHANNEL 36 - 2017-11-20 16:57:00

Elmira Police investigating reports of gunshots on N Main Street

ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Elmira Police responded to reports of gunshots in the 700 block of North Main Street around 12:14 a.m. Saturday. Officials said no persons or vehicles were located in the area upon arrival. Witnesses reported seeing three black males entering a white colored sedan soon afte


Community Arts Market held in Elmira

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Local residents were given a chance to shop local at the second annual "Community Arts Market". The market was held inside the Community Arts of Elmira building on Saturday. The market showcased local artists and their handmade work. Visitors could explore a wide variety of ar

NEWSCHANNEL 36 - 2017-11-19 00:00:00

How much? Chemung County real estate transactions

Sidart, Inc. sold 1189 Hoffman Hollow Rd. to David Allen Teeter for $61,500 Sep 1. Alan Sassman sold Mallory Rd. to Robert Fiske, Jr. for $45,000 Sep 1. Elmira Weis Markets, Inc. sold 401 Main St. N to State Of Ny - NYSDOT for $23,525 Aug 30. Ross M. Bell sold 12 Abbey Rd. to Rac Closing Services LL

STAR-GAZETTE - 2017-11-20 13:00:05

Cottage Gift Shop ready for the holidays

ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Ready or not, here come the holidays! One small business is already into the Christmas spirit. For the past 29 years, the Cottage Gift Shop opens its doors featuring hand crafted gifts from all over the world. The store sits on 2445 State Route 352 in Elmira. Owners say the

WETM - 2017-11-20 03:14:03

Pet of the Week 11/20

Elmira, N.Y. (18-NEWS) - Meet "Izzy." Izzy is staying at the Chemung County SPCA while she awaits someone to give her a new, permanent, home. Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Elmira, N.Y. (18-NE

WETM - 2017-11-20 18:37:18

Coldest night of the season expected tonight

Tonight could be the coldest night of the fall for much of Alabama. The National Weather Service thinks so and has issued freeze warnings across most the state that will go into effect tonight. A blast of cold air following Saturday's front combined with clear skies and light winds will set the stag

AL.COM - 2017-11-19 15:37:02

Seffner auto shop helps fix disabled woman's SUV after vandal throws acid on it in Brandon

A Seffner auto shop is lending a helping hand to fix a disabled woman's SUV after a vandal poured acid on the side of it. Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. SEFFNER, Fla. - A Seffner auto shop is lending

ABC ACTION NEWS - 2017-11-20 21:21:35

Florida Southern College adds virtual sports

LAKELAND, Fla. (WFLA) - A Polk County college is taking competition to a new level - a virtual level. Florida Southern College is adding eSports to its athletics program. That means the athletes won't be competing on any field or court, rather strictly online. "In high school I was an athlete, I wr

WFLA.COM - 2017-11-20 22:27:02

Small Business Saturday focuses shopping attention locally

The National Retail Federation says the average holiday shopper will spend an estimated $967 this year. That'll go toward gifts under the tree, food on the table and paper, ribbons and bows. But where does that money actually go when it leaves your account? If you're buying your holiday cookies, egg

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2017-11-20 19:46:51

Police activity closes one lane of WB I-4 in Hillsborough

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) - Police activity has closed one lane on Interstate-4 in Hillsborough County. One lane on westbound Interstate-4 is closed at mile marker 2 near Interstate-275. A Florida Highway Patrol spokesperson said the closure is due to police activity in the area. Lakeland Pol

WFLA.COM - 2017-11-20 16:27:27