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Video shows fight break out at Jacksonville middle school

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A Jacksonville mother is pushing for change at a middle school after she says her daughter was jumped while eating in the cafeteria. Cellphone video shows a fight at Lake Shore Middle School on Wednesday. School leaders say it broke out between eighth-graders at approximately 1:

FOX30JAX.COM - 2018-01-19 00:25:21

'Mushrooms' growing from moldy Jacksonville apartment ceilings

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Some tenants at the Commons Apartments on Anniston Road are outraged after they tell us the complex did nothing to fix mold and mushrooms sprouting from the ceiling and walls. Former Commons leasing agent Megan Bianchi described to Action News Jax how the complex handled tenants

ACTIONNEWSJAX.COM - 2018-01-19 02:03:43

Car fire shuts down EB lanes of JTB for miles during rush hour

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Drivers are encouraged to seek an alternate route if they regularly take the JTB near the Intracoastal Waterway Bridge. The eastbound lanes of the JTB near the Bridge are shut down and traffic is backed up for miles. The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department said a car caught

FIRST COAST NEWS - 2018-01-19 02:06:00

JSO: 2 officers injured in crash involving 2 police cruisers

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Two officers were injured Wednesday night in a crash involving two police cruisers, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said. It happened about 8 p.m. on West Beaver Street at Robinson Avenue, just west of Acorn Street. According to the Sheriff's Office, two police officers in s

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2018-01-18 03:21:25

Jacksonville police: Woman suspected in 4 purse-snatchings arrested

Bill could privatize access to Florida's beaches JSO said Officer Jonathan Tyrrell heard another call go out with a similar vehicle description to other cases being worked. Officer Megan Moore-Runyon located the vehicle near Ft. Caroline and Rogero Road. Officer Tyrrell interviewed Brumfield and she

ACTIONNEWSJAX.COM - 2018-01-18 21:37:40

GPD: Man holds woman at gunpoint, steals her bag

Without her shoes, a Gainesville woman ran away from a man who robbed her Wednesday night, Gainesville Police said. Joseph Thomas S. Boone, 64, of Gainesville, was arrested by police officers who were responding to reports that a woman was being chased a block north of the intersection of Northeast


JSO: Woman arrested for stealing four purses in 4-day span

Jacksonville, FL - They're giving credit to good old fashioned police work. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is announcing the arrest of a suspect they believe is responsible for a string of recent purse-snatchings. JSO says Megan Brumfield has been arrested for 3 counts of theft and 1 count of

WOKV.COM - 2018-01-19 03:24:00

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

Mattoon man faces charges for Champaign County accident

URBANA (JG-TC) -- A Mattoon man has been charged with reckless homicide and other felony offenses for allegedly causing an accident that killed a 10-year-old girl on Interstate 57 near Champaign. Steven R. Kruse, 37, was using a cellphone in a construction zone on June 8 when his vehicle hit the rea


Mattoon man charged with reckless homicide in fatal I-57 crash

URBANA - The Champaign County state's attorney has filed criminal charges against a Mattoon man whose distracted driving near an interstate construction zone in June led to the death of a Camargo child. State's Attorney Julia Rietz said Wednesday she charged Steven Kruse, 37, with reckless homicide,

NEWS-GAZETTE - 2018-01-17 20:13:00

Five at 5: Gas prices expected to jump after refinery outage and 4 other stories you should see

A refinery outage Wednesday in Roxana is predicted to affect gasoline prices throughout much of Illinois by as much as 20 cents a gallon. Four other stories you should read are Illini have a new offensive coordinator, Cape Air responds to SkyWest appeal, Rauner to start airing Pritzker adds and the

HERALD & REVIEW - 2018-01-18 22:50:00

Mattoon man facing charges after deadly car crash

Mattoon man facing charges after deadly car crash (WCCU) A man from Mattoon is now facing felony charges after a crash last summer that killed a 10-year-old girl. The Champaign County State's Attorney said Steven Kruse was looking at his cell phone and speeding when the crash on I-57 happened last J

FOXILLINOIS.COM - 2018-01-17 21:53:35

Man injured in interstate accident

A driver from Crete was injured after an accident at 5:34 p.m. Wednesday on Interstate 57, about four miles north of Effingham, the Illinois State Police report. Stephen D. Gurney Jr., 82, was driving a blue 2015 Chevrolet Malibu southbound when he came upon another vehicle. Gurney "had difficulty b

EFFINGHAM DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 00:48:23

One Injured in Crash North of Effingham

A northern Illinois man was injured in a crash Wednesday evening north of Effingham. 82-year-old Stephen Gurney, Jr. of Crete was southbound on I-57, about four miles north of town when the crash happened just after 5:30pm. State police say Gurney came upon another vehicle and had difficulty brakin

THEXRADIO.COM - 2018-01-18 17:34:00

Local man provides antique emergency vehicles for hit TV shows

DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - A local man's hobby is gaining him recognition in hit TV shows and national commercials. Michael Tarczan of Blue Mound collects antique emergency vehicles. Some of those vehicles have been featured in shows such as NBC's Chicago Fire and the Dwayne Wade Gatorade commercial.

WAND TV - 2018-01-19 01:02:00

Grand Funk Railroad to make Effingham stop

In the early days of rock music, the chance an aspiring artist would get his or her music played on a radio station without the backing of a major record label were slim to none and to be signed to major label, you had to be the best. Three young men from Flint, Michigan, did just that. Don Brewer,

EFFINGHAM DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 04:06:00

Roberts sentenced to 60 years in drug case

Special to The News ATHENS-A Henderson County jury sentenced an Athens man to 60 years in the Texas Department of Corrections on Jan. 10. Stephen Duane Roberts, age 45, was arrested on Jan. 20, 2017 by the Henderson County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force. District Attorney Mark Hall said, "

MALAKOFFNEWS.NET - 2018-01-18 12:00:15

City of Palestine orders boil water notice

PALESTINE, Texas (KETK) - The City of Palestine has issued a boil water notice for residents on Lamar Street from Church to Hood streets. The notice was issued Thursday afternoon due to a water main repair, the city said on its Facebook page. An advisory on the city's website explains how to properl

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-01-18 22:45:49

Police report rash of hit-and-runs: Hard crime to get away with, they warn

It's a fact of life: Accidents will happen. If the accident happens to be in a vehicle, however, it's best to fess up and take responsibility. Or the consequences can be severe. In the past four months, Palestine Police have responded to 56 hit-and-run accidents - roughly one every other day. Seven

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2018-01-19 00:25:00

East Texas man faces sex assault case after trooper finds child porn during traffic stop

A Nacogdoches man was arrested last week on charges of sexual assault of a child and possession of child pornography after a traffic stop in December. Christopher Scott Sanders (Smith County Jail)" src="https://dallasnews.imgix.net/1516300682-DocumentFragment_8136028.jpg?q=30&w=200&fit=clip&auto=for

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-18 18:33:00