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Lady Devils beat Conway Christian

ATKINS -- The Atkins Lady Red Devils defeated the Conway Christian Lady Eagles in three sets in a 3A-4 Conference match on Tuesday. Atkins won 25-12, 25-19, 25-19. In that game, Briana Collins had one ace, 10 kills, a dig and six blocks. Mary Kate Brown had five aces, eight kills, an assist and 11 d

COURIER NEWS - 2017-09-21 15:04:17

Free 'Go Native, Grow Native' event today

Pollinators are decreasing in number according to scientists. To highlight the importance of this issue, the U.S. Forest Service will host a free "Go Native, Grow Native" event for the public beginning at 3:30 p.m. today at the Ozark-St. Francis National Forests office at 605 W. Main Street in Russe

COURIER NEWS - 2017-09-21 20:47:17

Tax rise proposed to pay for Harvey harm

Credit: AP/JUAN LOZANO Bob Cantrell sits in his garage Wednesday surrounded by belongings salvaged after Hurricane Harvey's !ooding in Houston. He said raising property taxes is "not a good idea." HOUSTON -- Houston's mayor has proposed a one-time increase in the city's property-tax rate to help

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-22 09:48:00

Drill offers tips, tools in disaster preparedness

Area agencies responded to what could've been a 7.7 magnitude earthquake in the southwest segment of the New Madrid Seismic Zone as a part of the Jefferson County Community Drill on Wednesday. In light of the devastation caused by recent hurricanes in Houston, Florida, Puerto Rico and the rising dea

PINE BLUFF COMMERCIAL - 2017-09-21 00:12:55

London says it won't renew Uber's license

London's transport authority said Friday that it will not renew Uber's license, saying the company is not "fit and proper." Transport for London cited the company's approach to reporting serious criminal offenses, and its use of software that prevented regulators from monitoring the app. The agency

KHBS - 2017-09-22 10:24:00

JPD: Search nets drugs, stolen weapon

A Jonesboro man was reportedly found by police in a precarious position Wednesday morning as he was asleep, police said Thursday. Robert Lee Cannady was arrested after the Jonesboro Police Department Street Crimes Unit served a search warrant at a home in the 900-block of Culberhouse Drive. As pol

KAIT 8 - 2017-09-21 23:26:42

Clarksville School Board OKs personnel changes

CLARKSVILLE -- The Clarksville School Board approved multiple personnel changes, the 2017-18 statement of assurances and the fiscal year 2018 budget as presented during its regular meeting Monday. The board accepted the resignation of Tamara Baumgartner, food service employee at the junior high scho

COURIER NEWS - 2017-09-22 13:15:39

Anniversary events range from art to panels

Benjamin Krain Jimmy Harmon of the Little Rock Parks and Recreation Department cleans up around the base of a new sculpture his crew installed Thursday in front of Central High School. United , by Colorado Springs, Colo., artist Clay Enoch, depicts two figures together holding intersecting rings. I

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-22 09:35:00

Music, dance part of Central High observance

A still shot from "Imagine If Buildings Could Talk" shows the front entrance to Little Rock Central High. A number of public, arts-centered events are on the schedule this weekend in conjunction with the 60th anniversary of the desegregation of Little Rock Central High, 1500 S. Park St., Little Ro

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-21 08:48:00

Cuban official: Still no clue on US diplomat health mystery

Cuba hasn't unearthed any information so far about who or what caused a mysterious series of health problems that have affected U.S. and Canadian diplomats in Havana, its top diplomat said Friday. UNITED NATIONS - Cuba hasn't unearthed any information so far about who or what caused a mysterious ser

SOUTHWEST TIMES RECORD - 2017-09-23 00:31:55

Fremont Hosting Free Green Home Workshop Tuesday

FREMONT, CA - Want a more comfortable, energy efficient home that saves you money? Sure you do! To learn how, join the City of Fremont and Stop Waste for their free Fremont Green Home Workshop on Tuesday, September 26, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Fremont Main Library, located at 2400 Stevenson B

PATCH - 2017-09-23 18:04:06

Marshawn Lynch has brought a new element to an already-good Oakland Raiders team. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

NFL head coaches are masters of producing useless sound. In an industry paranoid about the potential of revealing the slightest advantage to the opposing side, they are famously reluctant to offer up much of anything when they take the podium to fulfill their media obligations. Oakland Raiders boss

SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER - 2017-09-23 13:00:00

The NBA world reacts to Trump's feud with the Warriors

President Trump's decision to disinvite the Golden State Warriors to the White House sent the NBA world into a Twitter-storm. Players, fans and commentators alike took to Twitter to share their thoughts, and many of them weren't happy. "Still wondering how this guy is running our country," reigning

SFGATE - 2017-09-23 18:41:00

Donald Trump says Warriors not welcome at White House

President Donald Trump tweeted Saturday morning that the Golden State Warriors are not welcome to the White House to celebrate their 2017 NBA championship. There had not been previous indication of a White House invitation for the Warriors, but it had been looking increasingly unlikely that the team

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2017-09-23 13:05:40

San Lorenzo Valley Health Fair shares resources about substance-abuse prevention, affordable health care

Information booths line the front of Felton Presbyterian Church on Saturday during the first San Lorenzo Valley Health Fair. (Lucjan Szewczyk -- Santa Cruz Sentinel) FELTON >> Santa Cruz County's youth marijuana use rates are "staggering," Dr. Amy Solomon said during a health fair that offered fre

SANTA CRUZ SENTINEL - 2017-09-23 07:00:00

What Exactly Is FAFSA and Why Should You Complete It?

Beginning October 1st, families with college-bound students may file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be approved for Federal Direct Student Loans as well as need-based scholarships for the 2018-2019 school year. It considers your family's income and assets, excluding home eq

PLEASANTON WEEKLY - 2017-09-22 23:59:59

Bay Area wine, spirits and beer events: Sept. 23 and beyond

Rossmoor Art & Wine: Sample California wines and enjoy art by members of the Rossmoor Art Association at this festive event. 5-7:30 p.m. Sept. 25, Rossmoor Event Center, 1021 Stanley Dollar Drive. $30-$80. http://bit.ly/2x3vKuo. Winemakers dinner: The Sea by Alexander's Steakhouse will host a five-c

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-09-23 18:00:14

Woman receives seven years, four months in prison in elder abuse case

An East Palo Alto woman was sentenced Friday to seven years and four months in prison after a court upheld a verdict in an elder abuse case against her, San Mateo County prosecutors said. Shirley Remmert, 70, received the sentence late Friday afternoon in San Mateo after a judge denied several motio

SFGATE - 2017-09-23 11:57:00

Woman gets 7-plus years in prison for elder abuse

A woman who stole $80,000 from an elderly aunt she cared for in East Palo Alto, hoarding the cash at the home they shared, was sentenced to seven years and four months in state prison Friday, the county's top prosecutor said. Shirley Venoya Remmert, 70, provided in-home care for her 97-year-old aunt

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-09-23 02:39:10

Niece sent to prison for fleecing elderly aunt

An East Palo Alto woman who was convicted of felony elder abuse and fraud for getting her 97-year-old aunt to sign over the deed of her home will spend seven years and four months in a state prison, a San Mateo County judge ruled on Friday. Shirley Venoya Remmert, 71, lived with her aunt and provid

PALO ALTO ONLINE - 2017-09-23 00:30:00