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BREAKING: Evergreen might not close, after all

School Board majority wants private company to come in and run school Evergreen Elementary School might have won an 11th-hour reprieve. Four of five School Board members say they support hiring an outside company to run Evergreen instead of shutting it down. Superintendent of Schools Heidi Maier, wh

STAR-BANNER - 2018-01-18 17:06:39

Man, 64, arrested after armed robbery

Joseph Thomas Boone was arrested early Thursday after police say he stole a woman's bag and shoes. A Gainesville man was arrested early Thursday after police say he robbed a woman of her bag at knifepoint. Joseph Thomas Boone, 64, threatened the woman on Waldo Road with a knife and took a drawstring

GAINESVILLE.COM - 2018-01-18 13:51:28

Overnight fire damages Jacksonville apartments during hard freeze warning

The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department responded to a call at the Club at Town Center early Thursday morning. JFRD says the fire was caused by a fireplace at the complex that damaged that unit and the one above. One person was displaced by the fire, who was helped by the Red Cross, but no one

FOX30JAX.COM - 2018-01-18 18:48:39

Gainesville man arrested for robbing a woman at knife point

Gainesville police have arrested a man for robbing a woman at knife point last Wednesday night. It happened near the Walgreens on NE Waldo road just before midnight. Reports say the man approached the woman, pulled out a knife and then stole her purse. Police found 64-year old Joseph Boone nearby wi

WCJB - 2018-01-18 19:43:00

Gainesville households rank poorly for credit card debt

Analaysis shows many have unsustainable balances Staff report Many Gainesville residents have accumulated debt on their credit cards that rank among the most unsustainable in the nation, according to a study by the website WalletHub. The median household in Gainesville has $2,300 in credit card deb

GAINESVILLE.COM - 2018-01-18 15:30:36

Alachua Co. sex assault suspect arrested in Reddick

A Reddick man wanted in Alachua County for several charges, including a sexual assault, was arrested Tuesday by a Marion County Sheriff's Office deputy. Deputy M. Tuner went to the 4400 block of Northwest 155th Street in Reddick and took Johnnie Dion Cloud into custody. The 41-year-old man was also

STAR-BANNER - 2018-01-18 13:08:58

Woman arrested after allegedly attempting to steal jewelry at Beall's in Ocala

Stephanie A. Sullivan Marion County sheriff's deputies responded to the Beall's located at 9598 SW 114th St. in reference to theft, according to an arrest report. Upon arrival, deputies made contact with the store's loss prevention team. One loss prevention officer stated that he observed 26-year-ol

VILLAGES-NEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 12:17:39

Brace yourself! Jacksonville area expected to get hard freeze early Friday

Prepare and bundle up again! We've got a hard freeze warning is in effect across Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia from 1 a.m. until 8 a.m. We're expected to have clear skies Thursday before a chilly night across our area. Temperatures will fall into the mid 20s inland, mid- to upper 20s from

ACTIONNEWSJAX.COM - 2018-01-18 19:47:39

Tips sought after man shot and killed in front yard

SAN ANTONIO -- Homicide investigators need your help to track down a man's killer. Officers responded to a call for a shooting at a home on the 900 block of Poinsettia on Friday, January 15, 2016. When they arrived, they found 34-year-old Roger Soto shot in the front yard. Soto died at the scene. In

NEWS4SANANTONIO.COM - 2018-01-18 09:42:47

Man shot during argument drives to convenience store for help, police say

SAN ANTONIO - A man was taken to an area hospital after he was shot in the arm during a fight, San Antonio police said. The shooting was reported around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of Enrique M. Barrera Parkway on the city's West Side. According to police, the victim and the suspect had g

KSAT 12 - 2018-01-18 15:00:42

Days after ice storm, rain and temperatures in the 70s in weekend forecast for S.A.

Temperatures as high as 72 degrees and a chance for rain will greet San Antonians this weekend, according to the National Weather Service. After kicking off the week with an ice storm, the Alamo City is in for warmer temperatures as early as Saturday, said Eric Platt, a meteorologist for the Nationa

MYSANANTONIO - 2018-01-18 09:31:02

Man accused in fatal police standoff will represent himself

OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) - A defendant accused of initiating a fatal police standoff at a Neenah motorcycle shop will be allowed to represent himself at his upcoming trial after a judge allowed the ninth and tenth lawyers assigned to the case to withdraw. WLUK-TV reports a two-week trial for Brian Flatoff

MYSANANTONIO - 2018-01-18 10:03:49

Man Arrested on Stalking Charge After Ex-Girlfriend Allegedly Found Him in Her Bathtub

A man has been arrested for allegedly breaking into his ex-girlfriend's home and hiding in a bathtub last Friday. A woman told investigators from Bexar County Sheriff's Office that she found her ex-boyfriend, 32-year-old Nicolas Ambros Cagal, in her home after she had been gone all day. According

SAN ANTONIO CURRENT - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

San Antonio police confiscate 30 illegal 8-liners in NW Side raid

SAN ANTONIO - San Antonio police raided a facility at which 30 eight-liners were confiscated Wednesday afternoon on the Northwest Side. The raid happened in the 1800 block of Bandera Road, where there are a number of other businesses nearby. SAPD vice units said at least five people playing the ei

KSAT 12 - 2018-01-17 23:02:46

Family of girl killed in crash putting off funeral due to cost

A San Antonio family is planning the funeral of a 17-year-old girl who was killed while sitting in a stalled car that was hit from behind. Henry Martinez never thought he would be planning for his niece's funeral. "We don't plan for this," he said. "I know it is an accident but it is hard. She didn

KENS 5 - 2018-01-17 23:56:44

KSAT Weather: Still cold Thursday, another cold front expected this weekend

SAN ANTONIO - South Texas has been getting a good taste of winter lately, and this latest cold blast won't be going anywhere quickly. By the weekend, we will be looking at yet another cold front - it just won't be as strong. Cold Thursday While not starting as cold as we did Wednesday, Thursday mor

KSAT 12 - 2018-01-18 03:09:45

Man, woman found dead in Pittsburgh apparent murder-suicide

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Authorities say a man and woman were found shot dead with apparent gunshot wounds in an apparent murder-suicide in Pittsburgh. Police responded to a home in the Hazelwood neighborhood shortly before 7 p.m. Wednesday and found the two dead. The Allegheny County medical examiner's of

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-18 16:51:51

Jeannette woman's trial on charges she beat boyfriend to death set for May

Updated 2 minutes ago The murder trial of a Jeannette woman charged with the June 2016 beating death of her 19-year-old boyfriend will begin in May. Following a brief status conference Thursday morning on the trial of Crystal Belle, Westmoreland County Common Pleas Court Judge Christopher Felicia

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 2018-01-18 19:42:55

Pittsburgh's Action Weather forecast: A warming trend is beginning

Despite Thursday's cold start, a warming trend is beginning for the area. High temperatures Thursday will reach into the upper 20s, a trend that will continue into early next week. High pressure will keep dry conditions around for the next few days, too. We are also watching ice jams on the rivers.

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-18 17:37:00

Man dies after being shot, run over by vehicle

PITTSBURGH - A man died late Wednesday night after he was shot and then run over by a vehicle in Pittsburgh's Knoxville neighborhood, investigators said. Shots were reported about 11:30 p.m. at the intersection of Amanda Avenue and Jucunda Street. When officers arrived, they found the man lying in t

WPXI - 2018-01-18 10:39:40