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120 evacuated after roof collapses at Daytona Beach apartment complex

One hundred twenty people were evacuated from an apartment complex after heavy rains on Thursday, Daytona Beach fire officials said. Officials said residents at the Overlook at Daytona apartments were evacuated from the south tower of the building when water began to leak into units around 11:30 p.m

WESH - 2017-11-24 11:33:00

Black Friday still a big draw for Volusia holiday shoppers

DAYTONA BEACH - Despite growing opportunities to go bargain-hunting on Thanksgiving Day, Antoinette Arcuri and other Black Friday purists still favor a shopping ritual that starts after the holiday. "It's a tradition," said Arcuri, 51, who arrived at the Volusia Mall with her daughter and son-in-law

DAYTONA BEACH NEWS-JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 17:36:00

Shoppers brave elements, long lines to cash in on Thanksgiving day deals

Daytona Beach - By the time the doors opened at Best Buy on Thursday, Ralph DeMattia had been waiting outside for 38 hours - and he wasn't the first in line. That honor fell to John Paul George Budanio of Port Orange, who since Wednesday morning had been glamping just outside the front entrance. "Th

DAYTONA BEACH NEWS-JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 04:57:02

120 evacuated after rain collapses roof in 6-story Daytona apartment building, official says

Approximately 120 people were evacuated around midnight Friday after a day of steady rain caused the roof to collapse, flooding every floor of the six-story complex, an official said. "The roof of the south tower of the Overlook Apartments in Daytona Beach sustained structural damage as a result of

DAYTONA BEACH NEWS-JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 12:26:44

The Daytona Turkey Run and Christmas festivities headline week's fun

Thousands of cars and a swap meet take over Daytona International Speedway this weekend for the 44th Daytona Turkey Run. The annual Thanksgiving weekend tradition will be joined by a number of holiday celebrations throughout Volusia County. Here are 10 things to do this week: The Daytona Turkey Run

DAYTONA BEACH NEWS-JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 14:00:00

Clear weather to replace wet start to Thanksgiving weekend

After being deluged with rain on Thanksgiving Day, the Daytona Beach area can expect drier and sunnier weather throughout the weekend, meteorologists said. The forecast calls for sunny weather with highs in the mid-70s for both Saturday and Sunday in and around Daytona Beach, according to the Nation

DAYTONA BEACH NEWS-JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 19:36:24

LANE: Wide-open fun in a place living down its wide-open rep

I can sense problems with the new advertising pitch and the way it evokes our old rep as wide-open party town for bikers and students. Mark Lane @othermarklane Hating on the newest tourism promotional slogan is a tradition here at the World's Most Famous Beach. It's easy to suspect the most famous

DAYTONA BEACH NEWS-JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 00:57:30

Port Orange security guard gets life for strangling, trying to rape woman

A Port Orange security guard who should have been protecting a woman at her Orlando apartment building instead was convicted Friday of killing her and trying to rape her. Stephen Duxbury, 35, was sentenced to the mandatory life in prison after being found guilty of first-degree murder for strangling


Franklin man facing charges in domestic dispute

A Franklin man is facing charges after he allegedly handcuffed and injured his girlfriend Saturday morning at their Prospect Avenue residence. A criminal complaint filed through district judge Matthew Kirtland's office said that around 3:30 a.m. Saturday, Franklin state police were sent to the resid


No charges filed in fatal Venango County accident

The bicyclist was wearing dark clothing and not using lights when she was struck by a pick-up truck. FRANKLIN - No charges will be filed against a driver who struck and killed a bicyclist Sunday evening in Venango County. Sandra Woodlock, 56, of Silver Spring, Maryland, was walking or riding her bic


Vacant lots and the Airport Authority among items up for discussion at city council, tonight

At tonight's meeting of Titusville City Council, City Manager Larry Manross will outline a possible proposal to have United Refining lease a vacant lot at the corner of Franklin and Main streets to the city. Manross told The Herald that he had been asked by the city many months ago to see if the gas


Child Sex Charges Dropped Against Venango County Man

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) - Charges against a Seneca man for allegedly sexually abusing a child were dismissed Monday in Venango County Court. Edmund Lee Proper, 59, was charged with the following offenses: - Aggravated Indecent Assault of a Child, Felony 1 - Aggravated Indecent Assault - Complainant Les


SHOP LOCAL SPECIAL EDITION: Black Friday Shopping Guide

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EXPLORECLARION.COM - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

OC superintendent: I don't ask for money that isn't there

Responding to concerns about spending in the Oil City School District, Superintendent Pat Gavin said Tuesday that if the money wasn't there, he wouldn't ask for it. Three school board members voted against a pay raise for a principal at Monday's board meeting. They cited an eroding tax base and sett


Thanksgiving Extra Special In A Place Called Cranberry

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, PA - On Thanksgiving, it seems appropriate to indulge in little known facts about cranberries, a fruit whose sauce is a staple of the annual holiday feast. It's even more fitting to do so in a place named after them. Here are a few things you might not know about cranberries:Acco

PATCH - 2017-11-22 20:40:03

BREAKING: Woman Dies Following Pedestrian Traffic Accident in Cranberry Township

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) - A woman was killed after she was hit by the driver of a pickup truck on Sunday evening in Cranberry Township. According to Franklin-based State Police, 56-year-old Sandra Woodlock, of Silver Spring, Md., was either riding or walking south with a Vitesse bicycle along Cran


Atwater gang member guilty of killing two teens in 2013, jury says

The Atwater man accused of killing two teenagers at a house party during Easter weekend in 2013 was convicted Tuesday by a Merced County jury. Jose Luis Botello, who was 17 at the time, gunned down 16-year-old Samantha Parreira and 19-year-old Matthew Fisher on March 30, 2013, in the backyard of a


Hundreds served Thanksgiving meal made by Merced community

On Thursday morning hundreds of people were lined up on Main Street at the American Legion Hall in Merced waiting for a traditional Thanksgiving meal put together by different local organizations and people. There was enough food for 1,000 people, said Bruce Metcalf, executive director of the Rescue

MERCED SUN-STAR - 2017-11-23 22:43:00

Giant Sequoias could be in danger

You could strain your neck trying to see the top of General Sherman, the world's largest living single stem tree, at Sequoia National Park, but don't miss all the wonders down below. Video shot by Marilyn Chung, The Desert Sun. USA TODAY NETWORK Standing upward of 272 feet tall and exceeding a diam

VISALIA TIMES-DELTA - 2017-11-24 14:00:06

Here's what the next Merced police chief will inherit

Merced's next police chief can expect to face challenges in town but will also be inheriting a growing department in a rapidly changing city, according to city leaders. Merced Police Chief Norm Andrade announced this week his intention to retire at the end of the year from a department where he's w

MERCED SUN-STAR - 2017-11-24 18:37:00