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Police investigate shooting in Central Fresno

Fresno police are investigating a shooting that left a man with a gunshot wound to his leg. It happened just before 11 Friday night on North Valeria in Central Fresno. The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment. Police say right now he is not cooperating with officers. Investigators are look

ABC30 FRESNO - 2017-12-17 03:00:47

Police search for 7 people accused of stealing jewelry in Northwest Fresno

Police are searching for seven people accused of stealing jewelry Saturday afternoon from a Northwest Fresno store near Marks and West Avenues. Police say six females and one male suspect entered the store with a child. The suspects, according to authorities, distracted the business owner while one

ABC30 FRESNO - 2017-12-17 06:59:12

Parlier Police need your help identifying this woman

Officers say, she was found near 7th Avenue and Corto Street in Parlier and had been there several hours. She goes by the name "Manini." Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Officers say, she was f

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2017-12-17 07:54:40

Bar Watch Program Returns to Fresno to Crack Down on DUIs

FRESNO, Calif. - In an effort to crack down on DUI-related collisions in the City of Fresno, Police Chief Jerry Dyer has re-introduced a controversial program called Bar Watch. The program will involve plain clothes officers and uniformed officers. The plain clothes officers will watch out for intox

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2017-12-17 08:28:53

Fresno Unified students participate in Be a Santa to a Senior program

Some of Fresno's older residents will get a visit from Santa this week, thanks to elves who go to school in Fresno Unified. A few dozen student leaders from Edison, Duncan, and other schools put the finish touches on about 2,000 gifts -- like blankets, scarves, puzzles and stuffed animals. They got

ABC30 FRESNO - 2017-12-17 04:05:30

Hundreds graduate from Fresno Pacific University

Hundreds of college students have one more thing to celebrate this holiday season -- a degree from Fresno Pacific University. Their winter graduation took place Saturday morning for the 480 students who were eligible to graduate this semester. Friends and family gathered in the Selland Arena to supp

ABC30 FRESNO - 2017-12-17 04:01:36

Police say friend of Woodward Lake murder victims admits to deadly shootings

FRESNO, Calif. - 21-year-old Gary Perry is now behind bars, accused of murdering his two friends in a Woodward Lake neighborhood during a suspected drug deal gone bad. Close friends of 21-year-old Scott Gaffney and 21-year-old Brennen Fairhead held a candlelight vigil for the victims at the spot th

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2017-12-16 07:54:35

Have you done your Christmas shopping?

If you haven't, here's your shopping forecast. Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. If you haven't, here's your shopping forecast. Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2017-12-16 07:49:16

Williamson County To Close Offices, Functions During Holidays

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, TX - County officials have released the dates for office closures over the holidays. Williamson County offices will be closed for the Christmas holiday on Dec. 25 and Dec. 26, and on Jan. 1 for the New Year's holiday. The Commissioners Court will not meet Dec. 26, or on Jan. 2, 20

PATCH - 2017-12-17 03:15:45

Round Rock Justice Of The Peace To Close Office Over The Holidays

Justice Dain Johnson to close office Dec. 25-29 before resuming normal operations on Jan. 2, 2018. ROUND ROCK, TX - The office of Justice of the Peace Dain Johnson, Precinct One, 1801 E. Old Settlers Boulevard in Round Rock, will be closed from Dec. 25 through Dec. 29 for the holidays, with its reo

PATCH - 2017-12-17 03:30:04

Hilda Montgomery Wins Round Rock City Council Special Election

ROUND ROCK, TX - Final Williamson County election results indicate Hilda Montgomery has won the special election Saturday to fill a vacant seat on the Round Rock City Council. The final election tally shows Montgomery securing 1,868 votes, or 55.81 percent of ballots cast. Hollis Bone came in second

PATCH - 2017-12-17 04:42:54

Column: Realignment provides historical view of area growth

While it may not come up much in geographic and economic planning meetings, one of the historical telltale signs of population shifts for a region is the University Interscholastic League's biennial realignment report. Athletic programs that wouldn't have crossed paths a generation ago suddenly beco

TEMPLE DAILY TELEGRAM - 2017-12-17 05:45:00

GALLERY: Katy breaks ground on Fire Station No. 2

Construction has begun for the Katy's second fire station to better serve the city's southern portion. Officials broke ground at 25420 Bell Patna Drive, Katy, on Wednesday morning. The station will house 16 firefighters and an ambulance crew to reach the area south of the Union Pacific Railroad trac

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2017-12-17 15:00:49

Ask the Editor: What to expect in this newspaper

I was first introduced to the New Braunfels community in 2009 when I moved to San Marcos from Amarillo to attend Texas State University. While earning my bachelor's degree in mass communication, I worked for a local business owner in New Braunfels, attended Wurstfest for the first time and enjoyed t

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2017-12-17 14:00:00

Two law-abiding Elf on the Shelf join Williamson County Sheriff's Office

Wilco Willie and Wilco Wendi join the Williamson County Sheriff's Office in December (Courtesy Sheriff Robert Chody) WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) - The Williamson County Sheriff's Office has some new deputies in town, and their names are Wilco Willie and Wilco Wendi. Sheriff Robert Chody has be


Family carries on founder's legacy at Cy-Fair restaurant Balderas Tamale Factory

Mexican plate ($8.99) Includes one tamale and one enchilada with choice of beef, pork or chicken as well as one crispy taco, rice and beans (Shawn Arrajj/Community Impact Newspaper) For many Mexican families, tamales are a popular finger food and a staple around the holidays, especially Thanksgiving

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2017-12-16 15:54:58

Flying Horse 12/17/17: My favorite TV show or movie

Lab and talking dog: My favorite TV show is "Johnny Test." I like Johnny Test because his sisters Mary and Susan are scientists and they have a lab at their house. Johnny Test has a talking dog and that's his best friend. Sadnvi Komuravelli Grade 2, Benjamin Hollywood and basketball: My favorite sho

PANTAGRAPH - 2017-12-17 10:00:00

A 37-year-old mystery solved: Reopening case led to confession in Airtight Bridge murder

CHARLESTON -- Christina Stephen described it as "historical." It was a crime that happened years ago but something she always heard about, almost legendary with ghost stories going along with the grisly truth. Stephen helped finally solve it, but she credited her colleagues, her predecessor and, lar


Glancing Back: Dec. 16-18

Click on the button below to set up your account or log in if you already have one. 100 years ago, Dec. 16, 1917 Sunday. No paper. 50 years ago, 1967 MATTOON -- Joseph W. Schilling of Mattoon was the successful bidder Friday when offers to purchase the 40 acres of land immediately north of the site


Grinch-themed home wins lights contest

CHARLESTON -- Like the infamous green-fingered Dr. Seuss character himself, the Meyer family's Who villian-themed display nabbed the first place spot in the city Christmas lights competition this year. Dana and Scott Meyer's home, 12 Stonegate Drive, won the top prize valued at $165 in the Charlesto