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Cherokee chase crosses state line; two arrested

Two people were arrested Monday after a chase began north of Cedar Bluff and ended in Floyd County, Georgia, according to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver. The pursuit began on Alabama Highway 9 when investigators tried to stop a vehicle without a license plate. The vehicle, later determined to h


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

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


Thousands seek Black Friday deals in Calhoun County

Two shoppers haul a 55-inch TV to the checkout line at Best Buy. Shoppers laid siege to Oxford Exchange Friday morning in search of big deals for the annual Black Friday shopping event. Trent Penny/The Anniston Star The Gadsden woman came to the Best Buy at the Oxford Exchange Friday morning to get

ANNISTON STAR - 2017-11-25 05:40:00

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

Special events during Small Business Saturday

With Black Friday pouring from its 24-hour confines into nearly a week of sales stampedes, one can be forgiven for ducking the whole thing to pick at leftovers at home. Fortunately, this weekend's Small Business Saturday event offers a more casual, community-based option, for those who want deals bu

GADSDEN TIMES - 2017-11-24 02:06:37

Humane Society hosts Black Furday, adoption discounts

It's easier every year to have a cynical reaction to Black Friday sales, but even the most jaded will agree: "Black Furday" is a charming concept. Gadsden's Humane Society Pet Rescue and Adoption Center holds their special "sale" from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at 4200 Brooke Ave., with discounted ado

GADSDEN TIMES - 2017-11-24 02:05:46

JOHN F. FLOYD: Renewable energy grows, but still has limitations

There is no doubt power generated by renewables is growing, and nowhere more than the Lone Star State of Texas. Texas, long known for its romance with oil and gas, is leading the nation in energy generated by solar power. Even though fracking has opened up new and massive reserves of oil in Texas, s

GADSDEN TIMES - 2017-11-24 06:01:00

Cleburne Strong Toy Drive continues through Dec. 11

Amidst the deep discounts, crowds and greed both personal and corporate of today's Black Friday activities, several in Cleburne are urging residents to instead take a moment to think of others and reflect upon the true purpose of Thanksgiving just past and Christmas still ahead. Doing so, they hope,

CLEBURNE TIMES-REVIEW - 2017-11-24 19:00:00

Alleged drunken driver causes head-on crash after crossing median in Crowley

An alleged drunken driver was arrested after crashing head-on into a sedan early Friday in Crowley, south of Fort Worth. The sedan was driving southbound a little after midnight in the 9700 block of N. Crowley Road and the truck was traveling northbound when the pickup crossed over the curbed median

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-11-24 15:49:30

Angel trees bring Christmas hope to many

The Times-Review, 108 S. Anglin St., is just one place you can pick out a child to buy a gift for for Christmas.Jessica Pounds/CTR Angel trees are up throughout Cleburne and Johnson County to help the Johnson County Child Welfare Board and the Salvation Army of Johnson County collect Christmas prese

CLEBURNE TIMES-REVIEW - 2017-11-24 15:00:00

2017 Times-Review Man and Woman of the Year

The 2017 Times-Review Man of the Year is Cleburne business man Fernando Rodriguez. Click here to read his story. The 2017 Times-Review Woman of the Year is Hill College President Pam Boehm. Click here to read her story. ADVERTISERS Access the digital version of the Weatherford Democrat from your co


Pam Boehm: An advocate for students

Whether it's helping students with class work, attending sporting events or going over the budget for the year, Hill College President Pam Boehm can often be seen at one of the college's five campuses in Hillsboro, Cleburne, Burleson, Glen Rose or Meridian. It's for her hard work and dedication to


Fernando Rodriguez: Joy in family and community

The Times-Review's Man of the Year Fernando Rodriguez hopes to buy and renovate more of downtown Cleburne's stately albeit deteriorating buildings. Few could argue, however, that he hasn't already gone a good way toward transforming both downtown and community at large. "Before I moved here I was dr


Joshua man, 29, killed in Burleson crash

A 29-year-old man was killed in a car wreck in Burleson on Wednesday morning. Nicholas Chitwood of Joshua was driving in the 2900 block of South Burleson Boulevard near East Bethesda Road when the crash happened about 8 a.m., according to Burleson police. Chitwood died at the scene, according to the


Prosecutor says police officer justified in fatal shooting

Prosecutors have determined that a Lynnwood police officer was justified when he fatally shot an intoxicated man charging at him last year. The Daily Herald reports that Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Roe cleared the December 2016 shooting last month. Authorities say 44-year-old Chassady

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-24 21:31:00

Christmas tree prices up amid shortage this holiday season

Employee Ikaika Bargas of Antioch, carries a Christmas tree at Santa's Winter Forest Christmas tree lot in Brentwood, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. Christmas trees are more expensive this year because of a shortage that stems back to the 2008 recession, when Christmas tree farmers planted fewer

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-24 21:45:10

Sacramento Teen Arrested In Fairfield Shooting

SOLANO COUNTY, CA - Fairfield police arrested a Sacramento teen as the sole suspect in a shooting this week on Travis Boulevard that left one person hospitalized with life-threatening injuries. The 16-year-old male suspect was booked into Solano County Juvenile Hall on suspicion of three counts of a

PATCH - 2017-11-24 22:00:38

Visit and get photos with Santa at Somersville Towne Center in Antioch beginning today, Friday, Nov 24

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ANTIOCHHERALD.COM - 2017-11-24 18:32:00

Sign-ups for Oakley gift basket program down

Since 2008, Friends of Oakley has set out to assist needy families during the holidays, but this year, the cry for help has softened. In the past, the organization that offers toys and Christmas dinner to low-income families and individuals hasn't had trouble finding recipients, but the number of re

THEPRESS.NET - 2017-11-24 18:03:00