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Girl, 16, Shot in Little Rock

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - A 16-year-old girl has been reported injured in a shooting. The Little Rock Police Department (LRPD) says the victim was being treated at CHI St. Vincent on Wednesday afternoon. LRPD investigators were working to find the crime scene where the shooting happened. There's no furthe

KARK - 2017-11-22 19:58:39

Police: 16-year-old shot while riding in car in Little Rock

Authorities tell KATV the victim was riding in the car with her mother when she was shot by someone standing on the side of the road. (Photo: KATV){ } A 16-year-old girl has been hospitalized in Little Rock after she was shot while riding in a car. Authorities tell KATV the victim, whose name has no

KATV - 2017-11-22 15:52:27

Woman slain Sunday had sought protection order against husband, now charged with murder

Sad story from Mitch McCoy at KARK/Fox 16. Elke Thomas, who authorities believe was slain by her husband Sunday in Lonoke County, had sought a court protection order last month, but it was denied for the insufficiency of her petition. Tony Thomas, 58, who's charged with first-degree murder in the s

ARKANSAS TIMES - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

LR Compassion Center preparing to feed thousands this holiday weekend

It's that time of the year again to give back and help those who need it the most; hundreds across the state will be giving up their family time this holiday to help feed thousands. The Little Rock Compassion Center is getting ready to feed hundreds during this Thanksgiving Day, but it's not just du

KATV - 2017-11-22 18:00:01

Little Rock dentist sues over his arrest

KARK/Fox 16 reports that Dr. Jose Turcios, a Little Rock dentist acquitted of a charge that he'd molested a teen patient, has sued police officers who participated in his investigation and arrest. Turcios, represented by Mike Laux, says one investigator was married to a dentist, giving him a confli

ARKANSAS TIMES - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Little Rock names new chief for fire department

Little Rock City Manager Bruce Moore announced the hiring Wednesday of Delphone D. Hubbard as the city's next chief of the fire department. (KATV Photo) LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Arkansas' capital city has a new fire chief. Little Rock City Manager Bruce Moore announced the hiring Wednesday of Delph

KATV - 2017-11-22 13:12:17

Permits worth nearly $4M issued for apartments across from Little Rock's 'Designing Women' home

Two building permits with a total value close to $4 million have been obtained to begin construction on a proposed 35-unit apartment complex on the 1300 block of South Scott Street. Preliminary dirt and plumbing work already has begun on Villa View at SOMA, a three-story, two-building development at

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-11-22 12:30:00

Milk & Cookies Party with Santa at Outlets of Little Rock

How do you make Santa Claus appear? Well, with Milk and Cookies of course! Please join us at Outlets of Little Rock (www.outletsoflittlerock.com) Friday Nov 24 at 11 a.m. to welcome Santa with a Milk and Cookies party in the Food Pavilion. Complimentary Milk and Cookies for children 12 and under, wh

PATCH - 2017-11-22 22:59:03

Dead Zero Shooting Park is officially open for business

Hundreds of visitors recently attended the successful grand opening festivities of Van Buren's newest outdoor sport attraction, Dead Zero Shooting Park. (Photo courtesy of Dead Zero Shooting Park) With hundreds of attendees on hand for the official grand opening of Van Buren County's newest attrac

SPARTALIVE.COM - 2017-11-22 08:46:42

Lighted holiday parade added to Newman festivities

NEWMAN - Orestimba High School's leadership class is organizing a holiday light parade which will be part of the community's tree-lighting festivities Saturday, Dec. 2. Businesses, clubs and organizations are invited to participate in the event, which will roll through downtown Newman at 5:30 p.m. L

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-11-22 16:53:00

Taco Bell gets green light from commission

The applicant plans to build a Taco Bell on a Highway 33 location immediately south of the Burger King in West Side Marketplace Shopping Center. The commission approved the plans 3-0, with Leland Coleman and Marlena Cardinal absent. No further approvals from the commission or City Council are requir

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-11-22 17:02:00

Caring community lends helping hand at the holidays

A number of organizations and community volunteers will join forces to deliver food, clothing and toys to those in need. A toy drive organized by Newman Tots is under way and kicks off the broad-based community campaign to lend a helping hand to those less fortunate. There are, however, some changes

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-11-22 17:01:00

Ambulance management contract decision expected

The board which oversees operations of West Side Community Ambulance is expected to select a management firm at its Tuesday, Oct. 28, meeting. Representatives of two firms presented management contract proposals to the board in a special meeting held last Wednesday. The Sierra Medical Services Allia

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-11-22 17:00:00

'Olde Fashioned Christmas at Home' set for Saturday

GUSTINE - A full day of holiday festivities is in store Saturday in Gustine, where the community will host its annual "Old-Fashioned Christmas at Home." The event, which has become a Gustine tradition since its inception as a community breakfast more than 20 years ago, is as much a staple of Thanksg

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-11-22 16:54:00

A time to give thanks, and to share our blessings

I consider myself very fortunate to have so much for which to be thankful....life's gifts which I appreciate every day and never, ever take for granted. Kat and I are truly blessed in our lives together, and our children and grandchildren are joys in our lives. We fully understand that the most impo

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-11-22 16:45:00

New chief on board at GPD - The West Side Index & Gustine Press-Standard: Local News

Medeiros is a 40-year law enforcement veteran who comes to Gustine after a 16-year tenure with the Escalon Police Department. There, Medeiros was a member of the management team while Dunford was police chief. Dunford had been serving in a dual role as city manager and police chief since being named

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-11-22 16:58:00

WHAT'S HAPPENING - Nov. 23 - The West Side Index & Gustine Press-Standard: What's Happening

Newman Tots, an organization which provides gifts and clothing to local youth in need at the holidays, will hold its second annual Christmas tree auction Thursday, Nov. 30, at the West Side Theatre. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., with the auction to begin at 6. Refreshments will be provided. Rigatoni, sal

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-11-22 16:47:00

Lewes Historical Society wins People's Choice Award at Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival

Members of the Lewes Historical Society's Wooden Boat Program brought home the coveted People's Choice Award at the 2017 Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival held at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., in early October for their Delaware Ducker. "We're so proud of our incredible vo

CAPE GAZETTE - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Holiday sale set Dec. 2 at Lewes Public Library

A variety of new children's books will be available at the holiday sale. The Friends of the Lewes Public Library are hosting a festive holiday sale from 3 to 5 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 2, at the library, 111 Adams Ave., Lewes. The sale offers a way to purchase holiday gifts while supporting the library.

CAPE GAZETTE - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Winter WonderFest in Lewes lights up holiday season

Now celebrating its 25th year, Ocean City's Winterfest of Lights, which will extend through December 31, officially kicked off the resort town's holiday season. Published by Reed Shelton Mallory Metzner, 21, and her friends needed a picture with Santa. Jaime Brown wondered if her daughter's shoes

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-11-21 12:00:05