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Douglas Police: Man flown to hospital after driving combine off a bridge

Combine Turned over in Douglas DOUGLAS, Ala. - Officials say a man operating a combine drove off a bridge at the intersection of Wind Mill Rd. and Mt. Hebron Rd. on Friday. Douglas police and fire crews responded and the man was flown to Huntsville Hospital. Officials say he has several broken bones

WHNT-TV - 2017-11-24 23:47:07

The town of Douglas needs volunteers to help add some Christmas cheer to the town

DOUGLAS, Ala. - The town of Douglas needs volunteers with some Christmas spirit to help make the town a little brighter for Christmases to come. Things have been looking merry and bright during Christmas in the town for the last few years, ever since the city of Orange Beach surplused Christmas stre

WHNT-TV - 2017-11-24 22:07:22

Kennedy-Douglas hosting folk artist Monday

FLORENCE - Folk artist Marian Baker will be speaking Monday at the Kennedy-Douglas Center for the Arts as a part of the center's Storytelling Time. Some of Baker's artistry will be on display at the center, located at 217 E. Tuscaloosa St. in Florence, from Nov. 27-Dec. 28. Baker will be at the cent

TIMES DAILY - 2017-11-24 14:34:00

Worship Guide for Nov. 25 through Dec. 1

LOCAL SERVICES Brashers Chapel Church, 1631 Brasher's Chapel Road, Albertville: 10:30 a.m. Dec. 3, musical, "We Have a Savior"; 5 p.m. Dec. 10, Children's Choir production, "'Twas the Night before Christmas" Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 33540 U.S. Highway 231, Ashville: 3 p.m. Sunday, Annua

GADSDEN TIMES - 2017-11-24 19:45:35

Pair indicted on drug charges

FLORENCE - Two men accused of selling a large amount of Ecstasy have been indicted on various drug charges. Courthouse officials said indictments were returned against Jared Cameron Smallwood, 21, 427 W. Cleveland Ave., Florence, and Kenneth Robert Hampton, 21, 504 Third Ave., Athens. Smallwood was

TIMES DAILY - 2017-11-24 06:10:00

Ben Alford: Give God the things that are God's

In the Gospel of Matthew 22:15-22 we see a group of religious and civic leaders plotting to entrap Jesus, saying, "Teac-her, we know that you are sincere, and teach the way of God in accordance with truth, and show deference to no one; for you do not regard people with partiality. Tell us, then, wha

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-11-24 23:31:00

Shannon J. Allen: Santa, I will keep it cool

Editor's note: This column was originally published in the Dec. 25, 2004, edition of The Reporter. Each December, it takes the entire newsroom staff of The Reporter (and then some) to help type the thousands (maybe it's millions) of Santa Claus letters we receive. This year, even Reporter Publisher

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-11-24 23:26:00

Bill King: What do I have for which I give thanks?

Thanksgiving comes at a time of year when crops have been gathered and the calendar year is winding down and almost over. It was originally set aside as a special day to give thanks to God for the harvest and for the blessings of the year. I have picked cotton, but I have never been a farmer. I grew

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-11-24 23:25:00

Created in memory of son, Woodstock director's 'Thrill Ride' to open at Classic Cinemas

JAMI KUNZER jkunzer@shawmedia.com Coming to the Woodstock Theatre, "Thrill Ride" begins and ends with Mason. Written, directed and produced by Woodstock resident Chris Parrish and co-produced by his wife, Ilisa, the story behind the film came from their son Mason, who died from brain cancer in 2011

NORTHWEST HERALD - 2017-11-23 23:59:59

Police: 2 dead after shooting behind Twin Lakes bar, suspect in custody

Twin Lakes shooting investigation VILLAGE OF TWIN LAKES - Police have taken a suspect into custody after two people died in a shooting at a Twin Lakes bar in Kenosha County Friday, November 24th. Officers responded to the parking lot behind the Beach Bar near Barry Road and Lake Avenue at around 2:0

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2017-11-24 11:48:54

Man arrested in shooting that killed 2 outside Kenosha County bar

A 25-year-old man has been arrested in a shooting that killed two men early Friday outside of a bar in Twin Lakes, police said. Twin Lakes police received a report of a shooting outside of Beach Bar, 402 S. Lake St., about 2 a.m. and arrived to find a 28-year-old man dead and a 31-year-old man serio

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2017-11-24 16:43:58

Tune Into a Holiday Classic With Live Radio Play

Audiences looking to enjoy one of the most iconic holiday stories of all time can experience it in a whole new way when Woodstock Musical Theatre Company presents "It's a Wonderful Life" as a live radio play. "I think it's a great Christmas classic," said artistic director Regina Belt-Daniels. "Peop

THE WOODSTOCK INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER - 2017-11-24 18:09:46

Here's what's happening around the Rock River Valley

Take a look at some of the bigger events happening in the Rockford area. Rebecca Rose Staff writer @beckyjoyrose Visit rrstar.eviesays.com/events for more events around the Rock River Valley. Musical celebration The Oak Ridge Boys will perform at 7 p.m. Friday at the Coronado Performing Arts Center

ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

1 dead, 1 hurt in shooting outside Kenosha County bar

One person is dead and another is seriously injured after a shooting in Kenosha County. It happened early Friday morning outside "Beach Bar" near Barry Road and Lake Avenue in Twin Lakes. Police confirm that one person died and one other person is hospitalized. It appears that the shooting may have

WISN - 2017-11-24 10:30:00

Twin Lakes budget funds $400,000 road project

TWIN LAKES -- A significant road project will drive expenditures up in Twin Lakes in 2018. Administrator Jennifer Frederick said the village has been saving $150,000 per year for several years to ensure the $400,000 road project does not also drive up taxes. Total expenditures under the 2018 budget

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-11-24 14:00:00

Cary Man Committed Suicide In McHenry Jail Cell: Source

(Editor's note: a family member has disputed the source's account, but has not agreed to an interview with Patch. We will update this article as more information becomes available.) WOODSTOCK, IL - The Cary man who was found unresponsive in his McHenry County Jail cell Friday, Nov. 17, committed sui

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Kerrville KOA earns both president, founder honors

The Kerrville KOA Campground, owned and operated by John Rogers at 2400 Goat Creek Road, has been awarded the 2018 KOA President's Award and KOA Founder's Award by Kampgrounds of America Inc., the world's largest system of family-friendly campgrounds. The awards were presented Friday, Nov. 17, at KO

KERRVILLE DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-23 12:00:00

Good showing, Kerrville and The Kerrville Daily Times

I want to comment upon the great amount of patriotism and good, old American love of our military - past and present - shown in the Veterans Day parade, various ceremonies and events held around Kerrville and adjoining towns. Texans have always been known for our patriotism and it really did shine l

KERRVILLE DAILY TIMES

Peshawar police AIG, gunman martyred in suicide bombing

PESHAWAR: Additional Inspector General (AIG) of Police Ashraf Noor was martyred while six other policemen were injured in a suicide blast in the Hayatabad area of provincial capital Friday morning. Peshawar Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) Tahir Khan told media that the blast appeared to be a suic

DAILYTIMES - 2017-11-24 23:09:21

Traders urge enactment of rent control law for Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: A delegation of local traders led by Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) Traders Welfare Sub-Committee Chairman and Traders Action Committee Islamabad Secretary Khalid Chaudhry called on ICCI Senior Vice President Muhammad Naveed and Vice President Nisar Ahmed Mirza and appr

DAILYTIMES - 2017-11-24 20:19:14