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Maxwell D. Russell: Son of the blues

Maxwell D. Russell is a staple on the local music scene. Not only is he a well-respected blues guitarist, Russell has more than 200 songs to his credit as a songwriter and is known for reviving the popular songwriters showcase started by Mickey Buckins and Jerry McGee in the 1980s. Earlier in the ye

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

Cool, dry weather stays around for the weekend, but rain is possible next week

It got cold again early Thursday morning; lows bottomed out as far down the thermometer as 20F in Russellville, 21F in Tuscumbia, and 27F in Huntsville. It was cold enough in Fayetteville for 'frost flowers:' ground moisture that freezes and expands up in formations like this one from Julie and Jeff

WHNT-TV - 2017-11-24 00:06:55

Sheffield investigates rash of car burglaries

SHEFFIELD - Police are asking for the public's help in trying to identify those who are responsible for breaking into several cars Monday night at a business on Hatch Boulevard. Sheffield police detective Capt. Randy Butler said the cars were all parked at the Chuck E. Cheese restaurant on Hatch Bou

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

Aikerson receives 4-year extension to lead Tuscumbia schools

TUSCUMBIA - The Tuscumbia Board of Education has awarded Superintendent Darryl Aikerson with a four-year extension on his contract. Aikerson was hired by the Tuscumbia board in 2015. The extension runs through 2021. "It feels good," Aikerson said. "I'm happy the board has confidence in me. I look fo

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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

Man charged after trying to set house on fire

FLORENCE - A local man is in jail after police said he tried to set a West Florence house on fire while people were inside. Police detective Sgt. Greg Cobb said Howard L. Vaughn, 65, 962 Beale St., is charged with first-degree arson, and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Cobb said the incid

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Florence man charged with setting house on fire

Florence police said a man tried to set a house he had been staying in on fire early Wednesday morning. Police said they responded to a home in the 900 block of Beale Street around 3:30 a.m. on an unwanted guest call. When they arrived, a witness told them Howard L. Vaughn, 65, had started a fire

WAAY-TV - 2017-11-22 18:16:00

Food tucks now allowed to operate in Florence

Food trucks will officially be allowed to operate in Florence, after the city council unanimously voted to let them set up shop. The food truck ordinance does come with some stipulations. For instance, the food trucks cannot operate within 120 feet of an established restaurant, and they can't be

WAAY-TV - 2017-11-23 01:11:00

Man killed after car crashes into tree in Escondido

ESCONDIDO, Calif. (KGTV) - A driver was arrested after crashing his car into a tree in Escondido Friday morning, killing his passenger. According to the California Highway Patrol, the crash was reported at about 2:43 a.m. on N Broadway, at Paso Del Norte. 10News learned the driver escaped from th

SAN DIEGO CHANNEL - 2017-11-24 12:44:04

1 killed, 1 injured in Escondido crash

ESCONDIDO, Calif. - A person was killed early Friday morning in an apparent single-vehicle crash in a rural neighborhood of Escondido, according to the California Highway Patrol. A witness heard the crash and reported it about 2:45 a.m. on North Broadway near Paso Del Norte, according to a CHP incid

FOX5SANDIEGO.COM - 2017-11-24 13:37:21

Fire prompts evacuation of Escondido apartment building

ESCONDIDO, Calif. - Crews are battling a fire that broke out at an apartment complex Wednesday night in Escondido. The blaze was reported around 8 p.m. in the two-story building at 1060 East Washington Avenue. The building was evacuated. Check back for updates on this developing story. ESCONDIDO, Ca

FOX5SANDIEGO.COM - 2017-11-23 04:39:18

Escondido trout to come from Sierra foothills

It won't be a record-breaking trout season at Escondido's lakes this winter, but the number of fish available for angler's stringers will multiply greatly. Over the summer, the city received three bids from hatcheries to supply the requested 58,500 pounds of fish to Dixon Lake and Lake Wohlford. The

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Escondido Apartment Evacuated Due to Fire

The Escondido Fire Department responded to an apartment fire Wednesday evening. At approximately 8:04 p.m. a commercial fire was reported at a two-story apartment off East Washington Avenue, according to Escondido police. The fire is believed to be on the second floor. The building was evacuated, b

NBC SAN DIEGO - 2017-11-23 04:25:42

Pickup Truck Hauling Trailer Overturns on SR-78 in Escondido

A pickup truck towing a trailer filled with dirt overturned on State Route 78 in Escondido Tuesday morning, causing the temporary closure of a couple of lanes on the freeway. The accident happened just after 9 a.m. at the transition ramp from eastbound SR-78 to southbound Interstate 15 and was caugh

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Escondido Building Partially Collapses During Fire

NBC 7 Staff Firefighters responded to fully involved structure fire in Escondido early Wednesday. The fire broke out at West Country Club Lane and Golden Circle Drive about 5:20 a.m. Crews were not able to enter the building after part of it collapsed. Firefighters were running out of water and cal

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Fire Sparks At Old Escondido Country Club

ESCONDIDO, CA - Crews are battling a fire at the old Escondido Country Club Wednesday morning. The fire broke out about 5:30 a.m. at the building in the 1800 block of West Country Club Lane. No other information was immediately available. This is a developing story. Please refresh this page for the

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Anaconda Hearst Library to host Christmas tea on Dec. 10

The Friends of the Library Christmas tea is set for Sunday, Dec. 10, from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Featured will be music, stories, tea by Misty Mountain Teas, and refreshments. The tea party, a thank-you from the library to the community, is held upstairs at the Hearst Public Library, 401 Main St. In this

MONTANA STANDARD - 2017-11-24 08:30:00

Reindeer pull Santa's sleigh in Anaconda

Buy Now Reindeer pulling Santa's sleigh can be seen on the 1000 block of West Park Street in Anaconda near the Southwest Montana Federal Credit Union. It's one of many lighted displays donated to the town by the late Frank St. Pierre.Vera Haffey photo

MONTANA STANDARD - 2017-11-23 20:26:00

COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF ANACONDA - Ad from 2017-11-23

Community Hospital & nursing Home of anaConda foundation Coming Soon - Anaconda's Hospice House, Lynnore's Place The 2,900 square foot Hospice House will offer an alternative for patients who can no longer be cared for at home.The ability to pay is not a consideration in order to stay and receive c

MONTANA STANDARD - 2017-11-23 23:13:21

Anaconda's holiday calendar full of fun events

Click on the button below to set up your account or log in if you already have one. ANACONDA -- Anaconda has a variety of holiday event planned in November and December. They follow here: -- The annual Christmas Stroll in Anaconda begins at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 24, at the Kennedy Common. The holiday

MONTANA STANDARD - 2017-11-23 07:15:00