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Women charged in deadly robbery

Shown are, from left, Shaynesha Martin, Kiana Keshaun Montgomery and Ke'Erica Turner. The trio were arrested in early November 2017 on aggravated robbery charges in the Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, robbery of a home in Genoa, Ark. The homeowner shot and killed one of the intruders. Three women have been

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-01-17 02:42:47

TxDOT: All roads in NE Texas covered in snow

TEXARKANA, TX - All roads in NE Texas covered with snow. Stay home and off the roads if at all possible. TxDOT crews are working around the clock to make the roads as safe as possible. TEXARKANA, TX - All roads in NE Texas covered with snow. Stay home and off the roads if at all possible. TxDOT cr

KTAL - 2018-01-16 12:58:51

Area school, court and clinic closings and road conditions

Court will not be held at Miller County Courthouse orMiller County Correctional Center. Circuit Judge Carlton Jones said the jail's criminal docket for Tuesday will be rescheduled. The Miller County Quorum Court meeting for tonight is postponed until Jan. 22. Texarkana, Ark., Board of Directors' mee

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-01-16 22:22:35

Drivers warned to slow down on roads

TEXARKANA, Tx - Snow blanketed the ground in Texarkana overnight, leaving residents to face hazardous road conditions. Police report numerous crashes on Interstate 30 Tuesday. Sgt. Sylvia Jennings with the Texas Department of Public Safety said, "Roads are slick, they're icy, people just need to slo

KTAL - 2018-01-16 17:27:08

TXKtoday.com : Missing Texarkana woman found deceased

TEXARKANA, TEXAS - Rachel Baty, the woman reported missing on January 10, was found deceased in a vehicle behind a business in the 2100 block of Summerhill Road on Saturday night. Officers were dispatched to the business at approximately 5:40 p.m. on Saturday after an employee noticed Baty's Nissan

MAGNOLIAREPORTER.COM - 2018-01-16 07:33:00

Work ongoing for road crews

With temperatures expected to remain below freezing Tuesday and drop into the teens overnight, little change was expected in dangerous road conditions. Any snow or ice melted by sunshine Tuesday was expected to refreeze as night fell, causing officials to recommend staying off the roads for a second

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-01-17 02:42:48

Weather causes postponement of local basketball

The winter storm that flew into the Texarkana area early Tuesday morning postponed a majority of high school athletic events. All three Texas-side city schools were scheduled to play basketball games either at home or on the road, but all were pushed back at least a day because of the storm and road

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-01-17 05:08:20

Texas DPS wants you to be safe in the snow

TEXARKANA, TX - Sgt. Sylvia Jennings with Texas DPS joined us to talk safety during the snowfall. Texans are urged to follow these winter weather safety tips: Monitor local weather broadcasts and follow up-to-the-minute weather conditions, at http://www.weather.gov/. If possible, avoid unnecessary

KTAL - 2018-01-16 12:55:59

Bar employee charged after firing shot inside of business early New Year's Day

Surveillance footage helped police determine a 52-year-old Lancaster man who fired a shot into the ceiling of the bar where he worked to help quell a fight did not tell the truth about the incident. Louis Pagan Jr. initially told police there was a fight broke out at around 1:15 a.m. Jan. 1 inside o

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-16 22:08:29

Police seek to ID woman suspected in theft of credit cards at Lancaster book store

Lancaster police are trying to identify this woman who they say stole credit cards from a customer at Barnes and Noble on Jan. 3. Police say a woman suspected in a credit card theft fled in a dark minivan after using the cards at a Warwick Township store. Police say a woman suspected in a credit car

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-01-15 21:22:00

Police seek Lancaster man accused of committing workers compensation fraud

MANHEIM TOWNSHIP, Lancaster County - Police are seeking a 45-year-old Lancaster man accused of committing insurance fraud. Miguel Vasquez was charged after a lengthy investigation into a faulty worker's compensation claim, according to Manheim Township Police. The investigation determined that Vasqu

FOX43.COM - 2018-01-15 18:39:44

How Lancaster County's abandoned 'goat path' could become a recreational trail [We the People report]

Cows grazing on a bed of brownish-green grass just south of Leola is not an unusual site in Lancaster County. However, this is not what the state Department of Transportation envisioned more than 50 years ago, when it began work to transform the land into part of an expressway to alleviate traffic o

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-01-16 17:25:00

Settlement reached in case of sheriff accused of harassing female deputy

A settlement has been reached in the case of a Lancaster County deputy sheriff who filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against the county and a former sheriff. Former Lancaster County Sheriff Mark Reesesubmitted Deputy Sheriff Jessica Padilla will be paid $125,000 in a settlement reached in federal di

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-16 12:19:54

Light snow falling in Berks, causing slippery road conditions

Light snow is falling in Berks County, causing slippery conditions on untreated roadways and surfaces during the morning commute. Route 222 south was closed at the Paper Mill Road exit in Wyomissing following an accident. Interstate 78 was closed between exits 19 and 23 in the Strausstown area due t

READING EAGLE - 2018-01-16 08:01:00

Bartoli will run for state House

PLAINS TWP. - Anthony Bartoli has announced he is running for the Republican nomination for state representative in the 118th District, which includes parts of Luzerne and Lackawanna counties. The seat is now held by state Rep. Michael Carroll, D-Avoca. The Bartoli family has been a fixture in Luzer

TIMES-LEADER - 2018-01-17 03:09:05

'Silence Optional' in special needs-friendly concert

Lancaster-based Duo Chiaroscuro performs for their "Silence Optional" concert series, which provides a safe space for individuals with special needs to listen and enjoy classical music. Performances are shorter than traditional classical concerts, and include visuals to go along with the concert's

YORK DISPATCH ONLINE - 2018-01-17 00:41:22

Teen, 18, killed in Diamond Bar crash on Pomona Freeway identified from Ontario

Authorities Tuesday identified a young woman who was fatally injured when the SUV in which she was riding crashed on the Pomona (60) Freeway in Diamond Bar. The crash occurred about 6:25 p.m. Sunday on the westbound 60 Freeway near the Brea Canyon Road onramp, said California Highway Patrol Officer

MYNEWSLA.COM - 2018-01-16 17:48:57

San Bernardino pair killed while pushing a disabled car on the 215 Freeway in Menifee are identified

The pair who was struck and killed while pushing a disabled vehicle in the lanes of the 215 Freeway in Menifee on Monday evening have been identified as Fernando Vazquez, 24, and Giselle Vazquez, 19, both of San Bernardino, according to California Highway Patrol and Riverside County coroner's offici

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SUN - 2018-01-16 16:16:03

Two men are arrested after they allegedly commit two armed robberies at Fontana stores

Two men allegedly robbed two stores in Fontana in the early morning hours on Jan. 14. They escaped after the first robbery, but then they were apprehended after the second crime, according to the Fontana Police Department. At about 4 a.m., officers were dispatched to the AM/PM store in the 8800 bloc

FONTANA HERALD NEWS - 2018-01-16 18:46:00

Ontario youth pastor arrested on suspicion of child sexual abuse

Police are searching for more victims who they say may have been sexually abused by Gerardo Custodio Jr, a 30-year-old youth pastor in Ontario who was arrested Sunday on suspicion of sexual abuse of minors. Two women reported that the youth pastor of their church, Iglesia La Familia De Dios, sexuall

LA TIMES - 2018-01-16 14:45:00