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Farmhouse style store pays tribute to Yuma's agriculture roots

YUMA, Ariz. - A new local store seeks to pay respect to Yuma's diverse and rich agriculture community. Dandy, sits off of highway 95 and opened its doors September 1. The farmhouse inspired home and decor store is owned and operated by Amanda Mellon. The dream of starting her own store has been one

KYMA.COM - 2017-11-21 12:55:09

Native Grill & Wings restaurant closes its doors

YUMA, Ariz. - The Native Grill & Wings restaurant closed its doors over the weekend after announcing it on their Facebook page. The restaurant announced they had officially closed their doors on Sunday evening on their Facebook page. We made calls to their corporate office but they never returned ou

KYMA.COM - 2017-11-21 02:57:41

Boy, 10, dies after neck gets tangled in swing set chain

A family is in mourning after a 10-year-old boy died in a tragic accident on a neighborhood playground. When officers responded to a Jacksonville, FL, park at 6:15 p.m. ET Friday, they found 10-year-old NaShon Green unresponsive. NaShon, his mother and the boy's three siblings - ages, 9, 6 and 4 - w

KYMA.COM - 2017-11-21 01:56:07

Topic of the Day: Yuma loses eatery

13 On Your Side wants to know your thoughts: It seemed that not too long ago word around the water cooler was the new businesses coming into town. Native Grill and Wings became a popular eatery for many; offering a variety of dishes and of course chicken wings. For many, the restaurant became their

KYMA.COM - 2017-11-21 21:43:27

Yuma County's Education Foundation seeking Hall of Fame nominations

YUMA, Ariz. - The Education Foundation of Yuma County is now seeking letters of nominations for the Yuma County Education Hall of Fame. There are several categories within the Hall of Fame involving: Professional Educator Award, Frances Woodard Award, Estelle Dingus Award, Outstanding Organization C

KYMA.COM - 2017-11-21 22:27:04

Jury selection to begin for restaurant murder trial

YUMA, Ariz. - Jury selection begins next week in the trial of Modesto Cortes-Serrillo, the man accused of murdering another man outside a Yuma restaurant in 2014. Judge Brandon Kinsey said there are 140 prospective jurors. They are required to show up next Tuesday morning. News 11 was denied camera

KYMA.COM - 2017-11-21 22:56:37

Recount over; Watts wins third seat

YUMA, Ariz. - Karen Watts has secured the third spot on the Yuma City Council, after a recount showed that she did come in five votes ahead of Gregory Counts. The results came in Monday and they were conducted by the Yuma County Elections Board. The final results showed Gary Knight and Leslie McClen

KYMA.COM - 2017-11-21 19:02:08

City fights vandalism hitting downtown

City officials said they take vandalism very serious, especially in downtown. El Centro city officials said today they're working hard to revitalize downtown and to fight vandalism currently hitting the area. They have installed a state of the art lighting system from 4th to 8th Avenue. They also h

KYMA.COM - 2017-11-22 01:03:12

Standoff ends with man's surrender

A standoff that lasted for more than two hours Monday ended peacefully when Charles M. Grace, 50, surrendered to Madisonville Police Department officers at 12:54 p.m. outside a house at 65 Park Avenue. The incident began when police were called about a disturbance at the house at 10:39 a.m. When off

MESSENGER - 2017-11-21 13:00:26

City council approves zoning changes

Madisonville City Council has voted to amend the zoning of several tracts of land. At a Monday meeting, the zoning of the old Waddill School was changed from medium-density residential to office professional with Ward 1's Mark Lee and Ward 3's Adam Townsend casting dissenting votes. Amended by unani

MESSENGER - 2017-11-21 06:00:00

Cox leaves a lasting legacy

Former Madisonville Mayor Bill Cox passed away Sunday at Baptist Health Louisville following a brief illness. He was 75. In addition to leading the city as mayor from 1990-94, Cox served one term as a state representative. In the 1970s, he was chief assistant to Lt. Gov. Julian Carroll and went on t

MESSENGER - 2017-11-21 06:00:00

Former state Rep. Cox dead at 75

William M. "Bill" Cox, a Democrat who served one term as a state representative and held a variety of other posts in state government, died Sunday. Cox was 75, according to an obituary posted by Barnett-Strother Funeral Home in Madisonville. Cox was a 1965 graduate of the University of Kentucky and

PADUCAH SUN - 2017-11-21 06:00:00

Dukes appointed as the mayor of Nebo

The city of Nebo will have a new mayor on Jan. 1. City Commissioner Johnny Dukes will take over for Mayor Wayne Kelley, who resigned due to health reasons. Earlier this month, fellow commissioners voted Dukes in. Kelley served Nebo as mayor for nearly 30 years. "I've always taken pride in the city l

MESSENGER - 2017-11-21 06:00:00

School district eyes 3 percent utility tax

Hopkins County Schools may soon join the vast majority of Kentucky educational districts and implement a 3 percent utility gross license tax on its residents. The board voted Monday to hold a public hearing on the proposal next month. If implemented, Hopkins County residents who currently purchase u

MESSENGER - 2017-11-21 06:00:00

Recalling the triumphs of a 'trailblazer'

"A trailblazer is a person who makes a new track where wild country exists," Pastor LaBarron McAdoo said as he eulogized James Van Leer, who is heralded as the first local black student to attend an all-white school after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled segregated schools unconstitutional in Brown vs.

MESSENGER

Hopkins Co. Sheriff's Office looking for missing person

Courtesy: Hopkins Co. Sheriff's Office The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office is asking for help locating a missing person. Charles Downs Jr. was last seen on November 12, wearing blue jeans and a tan striped shirt. Authorities said Downs was reported missing from the Slaughters Lake Road area of Hanso

WTVW - 2017-11-20 16:42:53

Masked man with rifle chased and killed victim, police say

One man is dead after a shooting inside a convenience store in Jackson, according to police. The shooting happened around 8 p.m. on Raymond Road and Valley Street in a nearby Citgo. Police said the victim is 60-years-old and that he was shot multiple times. Officers say they learned from surveillan

WAPT - 2017-11-21 04:28:00

WATCH: Massive house fire erupts in Detroit suburb

LIVE: Multiple fire crews are on the scene of a massive house explosion in Auburn Hills, MI, just outside of Detroit. MOBILE USERS: You can watch the live feed by clicking here. LIVE: Multiple fire crews are on the scene of a massive house explosion in Auburn Hills, MI, just outside of Detroit. M

MSNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-21 03:55:32

New overnight: JPD release picture of suspect in elderly man murder

We now have a mugshot of the man JPD believe killed a 60 year old man at a gas station. We'll have a live report at the top of the hour. It's a tragic ending to the story involving two brothers and the Pearl River. We'll have an update. Another chilly day! Is the cold weather here to stay and what'

MSNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-21 10:30:51

Mississippians roll up their sleeves to get flu shots

It's that time of the year dreaded by many. It's flu season and Mississippians are doing what they can to fight the virus. "You don't want to have the flu," said Jaden Blackmon. "Just go on and get the vaccine." Blackmon is getting over the flu virus. It is a viral infection that can spread easily.

MSNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-22 00:48:35