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Missing votes counted | Some Boaz votes left out of tabulation

An undiagnosed issue with a voting machine thumb drive has forced Marshall County Probate Judge Tim Mitchell to recalculate the results of the Aug. 15 special primary election. Susan McKenney, chairman of the Marshall County Democratic Executive Committee, said she noticed a discrepancy in the total

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

Sylvania woman struck and killed on Highway 75

A DeKalb County woman is dead after being struck on Highway 75. It happened around 9 p.m. on Monday evening. Sylvania police say the woman and her husband had a flat tire so they began walking. The woman was later struck on Highway 75 in Sylvania between Industrial Lane and Newsom Lane. The coroner


Woman killed in Aroney fire

At approximately 9:17 a.m. this morning the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office received a call from 911 about a house fire with a possible person inside the residence, on County Road 386 in the Aroney community. According to Sheriff Jimmy Harris, when deputies and investigators arrived on the scene Cros


Albertville man arrested after DeKalb traffic stop

DeKalb County deputies arrested an Albertville man after a traffic stop Sunday, according to Sheriff Jimmy Harris. A deputy made a traffic stop Sunday on County Roads 479 and 1999 in Kilpatrick and detected a strong odor coming from the vehicle. During a search of the passenger, Jose Mora Garcia, 25


Albertville grocery distributor prepares for busiest day of the year

If you haven't started shopping for items on your Thanksgiving menu yet, chances are you're not alone. Wednesday is traditionally the busiest shopping day of the year. "Mostly because of tradition and so many people do that get together on the actual day, so the day before Thanksgiving will be our l


Excited to see where we go next

I remember when I first came to Fort Payne about two years ago - I've actually been talking about this all day because of the Fort Payne Career Fair, so it's fresh on my mind - and I just didn't know how I was going to be able to make a switch from a three-day-a-week paper to a daily newspaper. It w


Boaz woman died in massive house fire in the Aroney community

ARONEY, Ala. - A house fire in the community of Aroney led to the death of an elderly woman. Family around the home on County Road 386 in the Aroney community alerted police to the fire around 9 a.m. and five different agencies responded to the call. "We were advised of the possibility of an elderly


Local nonprofit helps those in need

Christmas is the time of year to give, but for one local organization, they give year-round. Care Assurance System for the Aging and Homebound of DeKalb County, or CASA, is a nonprofit agency in Fort Payne that assists those in need. Subscription Required An online service is needed to view this


Mandeville man dies in single-vehicle crash near Abita Springs

A Mandeville man died early Friday (Nov. 24) after the vehicle he was driving ran off Lowe Davis Road and ended up in a ditch near Abita Springs, the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office said. The victim was identified as William Meredith, 20. Deputies were dispatched to Lowe Davis Road near Louisia

NOLA.COM - 2017-11-24 19:02:03

3 teens arrested in Mandeville-area vehicle burglaries

Three people have been arrested in a string of car burglaries in the Mandeville area, the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office said. Deputies arrested Victor Harris, 19, of Girod Street; Trace Moore, 18, of Girod Street; and Dominick Sharp, 18, of Rue Pickney; all of Mandeville, the Sheriff's Office

NOLA.COM - 2017-11-23 13:55:09

'Old Mandeville Geezers' group remembers when the North Shore was their playground

Who could resist an invitation to spend an afternoon with "Old Geezers and One Elegant Elder?" Thus is the name of the group of long-standing Mandevillians, whose ancestral roots reach back a number of generations and whose recollections of "the good old days" hearken back to sleepy, rural landscape

NOLA.COM - 2017-11-24 20:11:41

N'Tini's back in Mandeville after Due North heads south

Early Wednesday morning (Nov. 22), a temporary banner was affixed over the Due North Restaurant sign on the eatery's facade in Mandeville's Village Shopping Center. "Now Open" in bold red letters proclaimed that N'Tini's is back with the signature dishes and cocktails it sold from the location for 1


Tammany residents can 'shop local' at special artists week Dec. 3-9

There are many forms that art can take. Crafting a lovely and delicious meal can be just as creative as playing a melodious tune or painting a beautiful scene.Crafting a lovely and delicious meal can be just as creative as playing a melodious tune or painting a beautiful scene. A week dedicated to c

NOLA.COM - 2017-11-24 20:50:33

Dog abandoned in Bogalusa trailer recovering

Washington Parish authorities believe an arrest is imminent in an unfolding animal cruelty case in Bogalusa that left two dogs dead and a third clinging to life. Neighbors rallied Sunday night to save the surviving dog, but the incident has left many in the area upset and angry. "She was just laying


Fly me to the moon! Busboy steps on stage and suddenly sings like Frank Sinatra

MADISONVILLE, La - Emmy nominated Wild Bill's Amazing Kids is brought to you by your friends at the Keating Law Firm. For this story, WGNO News with a Twist features guy Wild Bill Wood heads across the lake to the Northshore. At Morton's in Madisonville, Louisiana, of course, Louisiana seafood is on


Local Christmas tree farms thriving despite national tree shortage

ANGIE, La. -- With a full 24 hours before the official opening of Christmas tree season at Steele's Tree Farm in Washington Parish, one family was already combing the full fields for their perfect tree. "You come out, the kids are running up and down the aisles, there's fresh air, they don't have th

WWL-TV - 2017-11-23 00:16:43

Rockville Area Mall Hours For Black Friday 2017

ROCKVILLE, MD - The retail apocalypse may soon be coming, but that won't stop shoppers from waking up for early doorbuster deals on Black Friday. With bellies full of turkey and eyes on savings, Maryland shoppers will hit the state's malls looking for the best deals on holiday gifts. Some will begin


Montgomery County Challenges Residents To "Gift Greener"

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MD - Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett and the Department of Environmental Protection's Acting Director Patty Bubar launched the County's Gift Outside the Box holiday campaign on November 20. Other speakers included Executive Vice President of the Montgomery County Chamber o

PATCH - 2017-11-24 13:00:00

Where To Buy A Christmas Tree In Silver Spring

Haven't picked up the centerpiece of your indoor decorations yet? Here's the scoop on where you can find one around Silver Spring. SILVER SPRING, MD - If you're a traditionalist who likes to decorate for Christmas after the Thanksgiving holiday, there are a few spots in and around Silver Spring that

PATCH - 2017-11-24 18:35:46

HCPD searching for suspect in Thanksgiving Day shooting

BY KRISSI HUMBARD - Just after midnight on Thanksgiving Day, Hyattsville police officers responded to a shooting in West Hyattsville. On Nov. 23 at approximately 12:22 a.m., officers from the Hyattsville City Police Department (HCPD) responded to the 5600 block of Ager Road to investigate a report o

HYATTSVILLELIFE.COM - 2017-11-24 16:56:02