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Snow to start falling in Memphis around 8 p.m., accumulation likely, says weather service

Snow is expected to start falling in Shelby County about 8 p.m. Monday, and accumulation of at least one to two inches is expected in the area by Tuesday morning, the National Weather Service said. Snowfall of about three inches was expected in some areas outside Shelby County, particularly in easte

MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL - 2018-01-15 23:10:15

Women arrested, charged in Southaven homicide

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The Southaven Police Department is investigating a homicide in the 2800 block of Pinnacle Drive. Officers responded to the scene Sunday, Jan. 13 around 11:00 p.m. An initial investigation led to the arrest of 54-year-old Deborah Jean Carroll. She has been charged with murder and i

WREG - 2018-01-14 21:48:43

Man remembers marching with MLK

"I'm 71. I was 21 in 1968." Rev. Dr. L. LaSimba Gray remembers marching with Dr. King. "He was the man. At that time, I was not a minister. I was a college senior at Lane College in Jackson, TN and I was driving back and forth to Memphis," said Dr.Gray. Clayborn Temple was the place strikers asse

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2018-01-15 20:07:18

CLOSED: Shelby County, other schools begin to close ahead of second winter storm

A handful of school districts have already announced they will be closed Tuesday, including Haywood, Lauderdale, Hardeman, and Fayette County school districts.MEMPHIS PREPARATIONS Memphis crews are working to prepare roads for the snow. Crews began spreading salt brine on the roads around 7 a.m. Mon

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2018-01-15 18:01:55

MPD: Trio sells large amount of heroin to undercover cop at Kroger

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A large amount of heroin, felons toting guns and a police chase. The Memphis Police Department said it all happened at Kroger in Whitehaven in the middle of the afternoon. It all started Thursday, Jan. 11 around 3:30 p.m. when police said three men sold an undercover officer a large

WREG - 2018-01-15 23:49:11

Memphis snow: When it will hit, what to expect from round 2

Friday brought sleet, ice and snow to the Mid-South. Many spent the weekend "thawing" out, but now we're preparing for round 2 of winter weather. Temperatures are FRIGID in the 20s as you wake up, and wind chills are in the teens. We will reach around 41 for a high, but the wind chill will keep the

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-15 11:39:21

Train derails south of Downtown Memphis

A train derailed in Memphis on Monday morning. Memphis Police Department said Union Pacific informed the department that a train derailed near West Carolina Avenue south of Downtown Memphis. The train company did not provide further details about the cause of the derailment, but it did tell MPD it

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2018-01-15 16:52:03

Looking for ice melt ahead of the snow? You might be in trouble

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - FOX13 has reached out to multiple business's across the Mid-South to see if any salt and ice melt are left. Bottom line: It's going to be very difficult to find any today before the snow arrives Monday night into Tuesday morning. RELATED:Memphis snow: When it will hit, what to exp

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-15 19:39:09

Roger Freed named new 9th grade principal at WAHS

Freed comes to the position most recently from Jackson Primary School, where he served as assistant principal since August. He replaces Dr. Justin Ross, who recently was named head principal of Williamsport Area Middle School. Freed's career in education began in 2011 as a math teacher at WAHS befo

WILLIAMSPORT SUN-GAZETTE - 2018-01-15 08:00:00

Fire departments warn about dangers of ice jams

ENDICOTT (WBNG) -- Fire departments are warning about the potential dangers of ice jams following the rescue of an Endicott man on Sunday. Along various parts of the Susquehanna River you might notice some ice jams. Chief Meteorologist Howard Manges explained how ice jams are created by rain and wa

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-16 02:03:00

Culver: CSVT will change local landscape

SUNBURY - When asked whether the average citizen fully comprehends the kind of change a complete Central Susquehanna Valley Thruway will usher to the area, state Rep. Lynda Schlegel-Culver (R-108) simply said, "Probably not." All most see now are shifting mounds of dirt, the occasional re-routing of

MILTON DAILY STANDARD - 2018-01-15 12:05:00

Susquehanna River recedes after ice jam concern

WILKES-BARRE - The Susquehanna River began to recede overnight after cresting above 20 feet Sunday night due to an ice jam just south of the Wilkes-Barre Railroad Connecting Bridge, also known as the Frog Bridge. What appears like Boulder Field at Hickory Run State Park, large chunks of ice cover th

TIMES-LEADER - 2018-01-15 13:23:07

Ervina Hamilton and Daryll Lane Phillips

Announcement is made of the engagement and upcoming wedding of Ervina Hamilton, Aliquippa, to Daryll Lane Phillips, Scranton. The bride-elect is the daughter of Gertha Parrish, Aliquippa, and the late Ervin Hamilton. She is a graduate of Hopewell High School and earned an associate degree from Pit


Area woman crochets seasonally themed hats throughout the year for regional newborns

JAKE DANNA STEVENS / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Over the last six years, Corinne Sohns, Scott Township, has crocheted about 450 seasonally themed hats for newborn babies, including many welcomed at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. Retired teacher and grandmother Corinne Sohns, Scott Township, Lackawanna

REPUBLICAN & HERALD - 2018-01-14 09:17:42

Northern tier gets hit with snow and ice

TUNKHANNOCK, WYOMING COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) -- The bitter cold is back and giving us all a reality check just one day after spring-like weather. As for the snow we got early this morning, the northern tier got hit the hardest. "It's really cold out today. It's freezing," said Robin Branzburg. Brrr! Onc


River Ice Causes Flooding at State Park in Williamsport

WILLIAMSPORT -- The river ice has closed a state park in Lycoming County. Video from the Hiawatha Paddlewheel Riverboat on Facebook shows all the ice that has backed up, flooding Susquehanna State Park in Williamsport. The park is closed while all that frigid water and ice move along the Susquehanna


Images of murder suspect shared by Bridgeport police

BRIDGEPORT-City police have reissued images a suspect they say was involved in an unsolved murder in March 25, 2015. The photos and video clip show the suspect who allegedly killed Hakeem "Sonny" Joseph, a clerk working the T Market on Reservoir Avenue when he was shot dead just before 8 a.m. The im

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-15 18:04:44

Teens charged in Bass Pro gun theft

BRIDGEPORT - Two teens have been charged with breaking into Bass Pro Shop and stealing a muzzle- loading rifle they mistook for a shotgun. Wegueson Simeon, 19, was charged with third-degree burglary, fifth-degree larceny, theft of a firearm and criminal mischief while Dominique Reid, 19, was charged

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-01-15 21:34:29

Several inches of snow in the forecast

The National Weather Service says a few inches of snow could fall Tuesday into Wednesday. Although its said the snow will be light, there are some differing snowfall totals. On Monday morning the forecast calls for 1 to 3 inches. But a map prepared by the NWS's Boston office is forecasting 3 to 4 in

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-01-15 07:42:29

Fairfield police search for suspect who allegedly stole from customers at grocery stores

Fairfield police are searching for this man believed to have taken wallets and cash from shoppers. (Photo: Fairfield police) FAIRFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) - Fairfield police are searching for a man who they say stole from shoppers at local grocery stores. According to police, on Nov. 19, 2017, multiple

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-16 03:54:08