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Shooting suspects to face trial Nov. 27

Three adult suspects accused in a fatal drive-by shooting in Ashdown, Ark., are scheduled to face trial Nov. 27 . Joshua King, 20, Brady Winship, 19, and Tenescha Wilkerson, 18, all of Sevier County, Ark., have been charged with the shooting, which occurred July 16. Desmond Smith, 19, died of a guns

TEXARKANA GAZETTE

Trial slated for driver in fatal wreck

A trial date has been scheduled for Colton Daniel Ard, 20, of Ashdown, Ark., who has been charged with negligent homicide for allegedly causing a fatal vehicle accident in Little River County. The trial is set for Nov. 27 in the Little River County Circuit Court in Ashdown. The accident occurred Mar

TEXARKANA GAZETTE

Local weekend events and activities

Here is a listing of local events for the weekend of Nov. 16 - 19. Thursday, Nov. 16 All day - Pineywoods Autumn Trail Each autumn in Athens and Palestine, the picturesque landscape transforms to vibrant colors as leaves begin to turn throughout the East Texas woodlands. Contact the City of Athens

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS

Local church safety in the spotlight

Approximately 100 people attend the church security and active shooter training course Thurs-day night at the Texarkana, Texas, Police Department's training center. (Photo courtesy of Tiffany Brown) Scores of area pastors and church staff members filled the Texarkana, Texas, Police Department's tra

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2017-11-17 05:48:00

Court affirms sentence of Cass County man who filmed girl in shower

The 6th District Court of Appeals in Texarkana has affirmed the conviction and two-year prison sentence assessed to a Cass County man who secretly filmed his girlfriend's daughter undressing in a bathroom. Jared Wade Dee was found guilty of invasive video recording by a Cass County jury in April and

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2017-11-17 05:25:40

PLACE lectures slated for today and Monday

Dr. Del Doughty, dean of the College of Arts, Sciences and Education, will present "Comic Improv: The Migration of an Idea" at 11 a.m. today in University Center 326 on the A&M-Texarkana campus at 7101 University Ave., Texarkana, Texas. In his lecture, Doughty will trace the history of improvisation

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2017-11-17 04:52:17

Dillard's reopens its doors

Dillard's department store celebrated its grand reopening Thursday morning at Central Mall with a ribbon cutting, drawings and gift cards from $10 to $500 for the first 200 people through the door. The 42,000 foot expansion and complete remodel of the existing store allows for space to feature more

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2017-11-17 05:47:51

850 people sign up for church security course

TEXARKANA,TX - Over 850 people have signed up for the church security courses being offered by the Texarkana, Texas Police Department. Police say due to the overwhelming response, they are moving the November 28th and 30th classes to the Texarkana Convention Center, located at 2910 South Cowhorn Cr

KTAL - 2017-11-16 15:16:12

UPDATE: Hilton woman killed in crash identified

Authorities have identified the 85-year-old woman died following a two-vehicle crash in Parma Wednesday. Roberta A. Bilski of Hilton was a passenger in her daughter's sport utility vehicle when the car she was in was struck by another SUV at Curtis Road and North Avenue just before 6 p.m. Wednesday,

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-11-16 13:49:28

Children quieted others at California school as gunman fired

RANCHO TEHAMA RESERVE, Calif. (AP) - Teacher Jennifer Bauman threw herself against a classroom door that wouldn't lock right, terrified that the gunman shooting up her small Northern California elementary school would barrel in and find the children huddled under desks. Shooter Kevin Neal, 44, bypas

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-16 23:42:31

NTSB: Design flaw led to 2014 Glazer plane crash

Ken Glazer filed a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of his parents, Larry and Jane Glazer, who died in a plane crash in 2014. (Sept. 20, 2016) Olivia Lopez A design flaw was the root cause of the Sept. 5, 2014, plane crash that caused the death of Rochester real estate developer Larry Glazer and hi

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-11-16 20:38:50

NTSB blames fault with cabin design in report on Glazer plane crash

In a report, the National Transportation Safety Board finds a defect in the plane's cabin design was in part responsible for a deadly plane crash that took the lives of a prominent Rochester developer and his wife. On September 5, 2014, Larry and Jane Glazer died after their plane went down off the

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-17 00:46:00

DA: Troopers justified in using deadly force in shooting

Morganelli says video shows Clary breaking away from the troopers and reaching into his car. The prosecutor says he then "comes out shooting" at the troopers, whom he called "sitting ducks." Morganelli says the troopers followed their training, but used restraint during the violent encounter. Cpl. S

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-16 21:07:36

The Latest: LA County patrol car collision kills 2 children

Los Angeles police have released new information from the investigation of a fatal traffic collision involving a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department vehicle. A police statement Friday says the sheriff's patrol car was responding to an emergency call around 7:30 p.m. Thursday when it collided wit

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-17 23:16:29

2 charged after dad killed defending young son from theft

Day is charged with murder, armed burglary and weapon offenses. He remains in custody and it is not clear whether he has a lawyer to comment on his behalf. A 17-year-old also is charged with murder. Family members told The Jersey Journal Malave's son had been targeted earlier in the day for his snea

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-18 03:01:36

Police search for missing Macedon woman

Barnes battles dementia and takes medication. Police report that Barnes was last seen driving a black 2014 Ford Edge with New York State license plate CDA1189. Barnes is described as 5'05" tall, weighing 185 pounds with brown hair, and brown eyes. She wore a black dress and a black jacket at the tim

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-17 06:42:00

IN THE CARPENTER'S WORKSHOP: Money and the church

"Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this," says the LORD Almighty, "and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room enough to store it" ~Malachi 3:10 Every year during the stewa

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-17 05:00:00

SoBo Farmers Market manager attends conference

Last week, Downtown South Boston Farmers Market Manager Ben Capozzi was in Roanoke for the Virginia Farmers Market Manager Association's annual conference. The event brought together managers from almost every county in the state for two days of presentations covering everything from data collection

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-17 00:40:00

Council approves Shentel conduit access agreement

Halifax Town Council has approved a conduit access agreement between the town, the county and Shentel extending the current lease through May 31, 2023. Council members unanimously approved at their meeting Tuesday an agreement allowing Shentel's rent to remain at $12,600 through May 31, 2019 followe

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-17 05:00:00

County schools awarded gold certification

Three school divisions received top awards in the 2017 Virginia School Boards Association's (VSBA) Green Schools Challenge, a friendly competition designed to encourage implementation of specific environmental policies and practical actions that reduce the carbon emissions generated by both the loca

YOURGV.COM - 2017-11-17 05:00:00