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FIRST ALERT: Snowy Alabama at midnight

The WSFA First Alert Weather team has declared a First Alert Weather Day for Tuesday night into Wednesday morning to give you advance notice of dangerous weather conditions. Snow continues to fall, and will keep falling for several more hours for central and east Alabama. The back edge of the snow i

WSFA - 2018-01-17 06:47:06

Commission asked to repair or close portion of CR 33

On Jan.9, the Marengo County Commission held a meeting at the Marengo County Courthouse in Linden in which they discussed the closing of a portion of County Road 33. The road, which is about a mile east of Linden, has not been maintained in nearly 30 years. Landowners ask that the county either main

DEMOPOLIS TIMES - 2018-01-16 16:59:03

Winter weather shuts downs roads, schools and businesses

Winter weather and frigid temperatures have returned to Selma and brought along with roads, business and school closings. After snowfall began Tuesday night roads across Dallas County began to ice, causing issues with travel and normal business hours. The Dallas County EMA ruled all roads and bridge

SELAM TIMES-JOURNAL - 2018-01-17 20:16:43

Marengo, Linden, Demopolis schools closed Wednesday

With a winter storm system settling in over much of the state Tuesday afternoon and an expectation of icy roads and frigid temperatures well into Wednesday, school systems are again facing decisions regarding hours of operation. The first local system to declare its schedule for Wednesday is Marengo

WESTALABAMAWATCHMAN.COM - 2018-01-16 21:08:03

'Everybody was scared:' Hear Alabama residents recall 1918 flu pandemic

In the 2000s, the Alabama Department of Public Health recognized the need to record the memories of survivors of the 1918 Spanish flu epidemic before they died. Ann Brantley, the hazard vulnerability analysis nurse coordinator of the Center for Emergency Preparedness, interviewed four people: Garfi

AL.COM - 2018-01-16 15:18:46

Alabama landmarks now part of Civil Rights Trail

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day may be over, but Alabama's place in the new U.S. Civil Rights Trail is here to stay. According to information released by the states tourism department, the trail links "almost 130 museums, churches, courthouses and other landmarks that were essential to the advancemen

AL.COM - 2018-01-16 14:45:51

Linden resident complains of pool hall noise

On Jan. 2, the Linden City Council held a meeting during which a resident voice concern over excessive noise from a local business. Resident Keith Jordan told the council that the noise coming from C&J Pool Hall often rattles the windows of his house and that "it's disturbing me and my family." Jord

DEMOPOLIS TIMES

Martin Luther King Jr.: The man behind the movement

SELMA - Those of us who covered the civil rights era always looked forward to interviewing the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Since Monday is the anniversary of his birth it seems a good time to remember a man who accomplished much in his 39 years and became a symbol of a historic movement. Those who i

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER

Homeless man found deceased in Middlebury, likely died from exposure to the cold

MIDDLEBURY, Vt. - A homeless man in Middlebury was found deceased early Saturday morning. Suad Teocanin's body was discovered lying on the village green. Middlebury Police Chief Tom Hanley says the 45 year-old had reportedly been drinking heavily the night before and had been staying at a local warm

MYCHAMPLAINVALLEY.COM - 2018-01-17 20:53:54

Multiple fire crews rush to Saratoga County fire

fire.jpg SOUTH GLENS FALLS, NY (WRGB) -- Investigators are working to determine the cause of a fire Tuesday night in South Glens Falls. Pictures of the scene are courtesy of CBS 6 media partners at The Daily Gazette, who report multiple agencies were called including New York State Police and the Sa

WRGB - 2018-01-17 05:46:31

Ice jam cancels snow trains from Spa City to North Creek

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. >> An ice jam on the upper Hudson River has forced cancellation of snow trains from Saratoga Springs to North Creek for the rest of this month. Crews are inspecting tracks for damage, with hopes of resuming service in February, or possibly running shorter excursions from Sarat

SARATOGIAN - 2018-01-17 05:00:00

Glens Falls man pleads guilty for home burglary

QUEENSBURY -- A Glens Falls man who was arrested last summer for burglarizing a neighbor's home pleaded guilty last week to a felony burglary count. Chase L. Nevins, 22, went into the home one day last June, stealing jewelry and sneakers, according to Glens Falls Police. He was arrested in Albany, w

POST-STAR - 2018-01-17 12:00:00

Flames rip through Moreau complex (updated)

MOREAU - Flames raged through a portion of the Epic Ventures Building on Tuesday night just before 9 p.m. The fire was later extinguished and contained to the rear building of the complex at 22 Hudson Falls Road, just across the river from Hudson Falls. Nicholas Quinn, chief of the South Glens Fall

POST-STAR - 2018-01-17 03:45:00

Fort Ann murder suspect talks plea deal again

FORT EDWARD - The Fort Ann man who has been charged with murdering his 95-year-old grandmother was brought to Washington County Court for a possible guilty plea on Wednesday, but the case was adjourned again until Friday. Kevin L. Gonyea has been mulling a plea deal offer that would net him a 22-yea

POST-STAR - 2018-01-17 22:30:00

Homeless man dead in Middlebury

MIDDLEBURY - Police say a homeless man has been found dead on the town green in Middlebury. The police chief told WCAX-TV that the body of Suad Teocanin was found by friends early Saturday. Police said he had been drinking Friday night and didn't make it to the warming shelter where he had been stay

RUTLAND HERALD - 2018-01-17 01:00:00

Granville school bus slides off road; Students evaluated at health center

GRANVILLE - A school bus had to be evacuated Wednesday afternoon after one wheel slid into a snowy ditch. The incident happened at 3:10 p.m. on Lee Road. There were about 30 students on the bus and none of them were injured, State Police said. The bus had picked up students at the Mary J. Tanner Sch

POST-STAR - 2018-01-17 22:50:00

Three people found dead in Bryan apartment

BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) - Three people were found dead at a Bryan apartment complex Wednesday morning. According to Bryan Police, it happened at the Canyon Village Apartments on Finfeather Road. Investigators said around 9 a.m., a coworker was concerned and called police when one of the individuals didn

KBTX.COM - 2018-01-17 18:38:00

Bryan man arrested for Goodwill burglary

BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) - Bryan Police have arrested a man for breaking into the Goodwill on Texas Avenue Tuesday morning. Authorities say Jalen Bloom, 25, smashed a window in the back to get inside. He didn't take anything, but he forced his way out of the front doors to leave the building. Authoriti

KBTX.COM - 2018-01-17 20:49:00

6-vehicle accident injures two in Bryan

BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX)- At least two people were hurt on Tuesday following a traffic accident involving six vehicles. It happened around 4:00 p.m. at the intersection of E. 29th Street and Briarcrest Drive in Bryan. It's unclear if road conditions were a factor in the cause of the crash.

KBTX.COM - 2018-01-17 00:25:00

Police: 3 people discovered dead in Central Texas apartment

BRYAN, Texas (AP) - Investigators responding to reports of someone not showing up for work have discovered three people dead in a Central Texas apartment. Police in Bryan say the bodies were discovered Wednesday morning in a unit at an apartment complex. A police statement says officers and medical

KTSA.COM - 2018-01-17 18:51:46