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Scenes from Repton: Tiny railroad town once home to renowned hospital

On a recent road trip, I came across the tiny-but-quaint Repton, a Conecuh County town with a population of 282. The town, incorporated in 1899, was once home to the only hospital between Selma, Ala., and Century, Fla. At its peak, the town had about 422 residents. Despite the fact that much of the

AL.COM - 2017-11-22 14:00:07

Amanda: Thankful for a (mostly) dry, sunny forecast

BRR: That is the best word to describe conditions this morning. Almost every town in our viewing area (except for Andalusia) dropped below freezing earlier today. Now that we have seen our first freeze and gotten it out of the way, it looks like we will start to trend a bit warmer through the rest o


West Springfield man charged with 3rd OUI offense

Photo courtesy Chicopee Police Department CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) - A West Springfield man is facing his third OUI offense after allegedly causing a car accident in Chicopee Tuesday night. Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk told 22News an officer on patrol came across a two-car accident at the Granb

WWLP 22NEWS - 2017-11-22 14:55:53

Springfield woman charged with arson in deadly Quincy Street fire

Photo courtesy Springfield Fire Department SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - The deadly fire on Quincy Street in Springfield Monday is believed to have been intentionally set. Hampden County District Attorney's Office spokesman Jim Leydon told 22News that 20-year-old Iris Larregui, of Springfield, has b

WWLP 22NEWS - 2017-11-22 20:25:56

Springfield police raid Upper Hill neighborhood apartment, seize drugs and semiautomatic weapon with 36-round magazine

SPRINGFIELD - Police raided an Upper Hill neighborhood Tuesday morning, arrested 4 and seized heroin, marijuana and a semiautomatic weapon with a 36-round magazine. Police also recovered 15 rounds of ammunition for the weapon, a 9 mm Tec-9, from the home at 21 Wellington St., Apt. F, according to a

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-11-22 13:57:52

Springfield police searching for TV theft suspect

Photo courtesy Springfield Police Department SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - Springfield police are asking for the public's help in identifying a theft suspect. Springfield Police Department spokesman Ryan Walsh released surveillance photos of the suspect Wednesday afternoon. Walsh said the man pictur

WWLP 22NEWS - 2017-11-22 17:17:23

Suspect arrested in connection to series of West Springfield break-ins

Photo courtesy West Springfield Police Department WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - West Springfield police arrested a man in connection to three overnight break-ins, with the most recent happening Tuesday night. According to a post on the West Springfield Police Department's Facebook page, detecti

WWLP 22NEWS - 2017-11-22 15:17:44

Springfield cafe hosts free Thanksgiving dinner for the community

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - Sweet Ideas Cafe hosted a free thanksgiving dinner for the homeless and community members in downtown Springfield Wednesday evening. The cafe's owner said this is the first year they have hosted the meal for the community. Volunteers from the Christian Cathedral Church he

WWLP 22NEWS - 2017-11-23 02:28:03

Hundreds enjoy Thanksgiving dinner thanks to Springfield Open Pantry

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - It's been more than 30 years since the Open Pantry began serving holiday dinners to the homeless people in Springfield. Hundreds of men and women enjoyed their turkey dinner at the high school of commerce cafeteria. Over the years, the homeless have been joined by familie

WWLP 22NEWS - 2017-11-23 21:43:39

AmeriCorps volunteer service going strong in Springfield, Bay State

BOSTON -- More than 8,000 AmeriCorps members across the Bay State -- including almost 70 in Springfield College's Reading Corps and School Turnaround Initiative -- offer a "tiny ripple of hope" at a time when many feel the nation is sinking into despair, according to U.S. District Judge Leo Sorokin.

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-11-23 18:45:00

Pender County woman killed in Thanksgiving Day crash

Collins, Taylorsville meet in 2A South State ChampionshipCollins, Taylorsville meet in 2A South State Championship Girl Scouts urging parents to not force kids to hug relatives, friends this holiday seasonGirl Scouts urging parents to not force kids to hug relatives, friends this holiday season Last

WDAM-TV - 2017-11-23 13:17:27

Pine Belt holiday event calendar: From Santa to singing, there's something for everyone

Need something to get you into the holiday spirit? Already feeling festive and want to share your holiday cheer with others? Check out this list of holiday events taking place around the Pine Belt. 5-9 p.m., 14th annual Christmas in the Park, Bettie D. Robertson Park, located off U.S. 49 in Collins.

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2017-11-22 13:19:02

Christian Services' Thanksgiving meal 'like a big happy family'

Cheerful and celebratory gospel music filled Christian Services' large hall Tuesday afternoon as hundreds of people stood in line to pick up a Thanksgiving meal. Amanda Bates, 24, of Hattiesburg has come to Christian Services for meals twice a week for the last several years. She said it helps suppl

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2017-11-21 22:29:41

Appeals court affirms dismissal of postconviction-relief motion of Forrest County man

Appeals court affirms dismissal of postconviction-relief motion of Forrest County manAppeals court affirms dismissal of postconviction-relief motion of Forrest County man Updated: Wednesday, November 22 2017 3:40 PM EST2017-11-22 20:40:12 GMT The Mississippi Court of Appeals affirmed the dismissal o

WDAM-TV - 2017-11-22 20:40:12

HPD's "No Shave November" contest open for voting

HPD's "No Shave November" contest open for votingHPD's "No Shave November" contest open for voting Updated: Thursday, November 23 2017 4:29 PM EST2017-11-23 21:29:36 GMT Members of the Hattiesburg Police Department have been participating in 'No Shave November' to raise money for the department's be

WDAM-TV - 2017-11-23 21:29:36

MBI issues alert for missing 15-year-old

MBI issues alert for missing 15-year-oldMBI issues alert for missing 15-year-old Updated: Wednesday, November 22 2017 11:10 AM EST2017-11-22 16:10:07 GMT The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued an Endangered/Missing Child Alert for 15-year-old Jordan Nicole Thompson of Bolivar County, Mis

WDAM-TV - 2017-11-22 16:08:04

HPD and Ryan Chevrolet Kick Off Toy Drive

Employees of Ryan Chevrolet and the Hattiesburg Police Department kicked off their annual "Stuff-A-Truck" Christmas toy drive on Tuesday. The toys will be donated to help children who are victims of violent crime and the Mississippi Children's Shelter. Lieutenant LaTosha Myers-Mitchell of the HPD is

WHLT.COM - 2017-11-21 23:48:36

Christian Services hosts annual Thanksgiving dinner

The folks at one Hattiesburg service organization invited the Hub City community to celebrate an early holiday meal with them Tuesday. Christian Services, Inc. hosted its annual Thanksgiving Feast. More than 200 volunteers turned out to help serve turkey, dressing, green beans, cornbread and lots o

WDAM-TV - 2017-11-22 00:22:21

Cops Corner: Sarasota 11.22.17

9:24 a.m. - 1400 block of First Street Misc. officer: A parking employee reported that the owner of a car with a wheel-immobilizing boot on it appeared to have attempted to move the vehicle. The owner left the car in a parking garage and was told the car would get towed if it was not removed before

LONGBOAT OBSERVER - 2017-11-22 10:50:00

Sarasota family rescued from burning boat in Gulf of Mexico

A Sarasota family was rescued by a ferry Monday after their boat caught fire in the Gulf of Mexico. A video posted on Facebook and captured by a passenger on the Key West Express ferry shows a family of three jumping from their 40-foot-boat that showed smoke billowing behind it as it began to sink.

BRADENTON HERALD - 2017-11-22 18:23:00