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Police report -1-19-18; A power company employee reported a meter had been tampered with.

Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court sys

STATESBORO HERALD - 2018-01-19 00:56:19

Emanuel County student makes dean's list at BPC

One student from Emanuel County qualified for the dean's list at Brewton-Parker College (BCP) in Mount Vernon for its Fall 2017 semester, announced Dr. Robert Brian, Vice President for Academic Services. The student is Austin Ray Pounds from Adrian. Qualifying students were enrolled in 12 or more ho

EMANUELCOUNTYLIVE.COM - 2018-01-18 08:05:58

What's going on under the Gold Dome?

Pierce County's legislative delegation looks for the budget, education and rural development to be the main issues in this election year session of the Georgia General Assembly. State Representative Chad Nimmer (R, Blackshear) represents Pierce County in the House of Representatives, while Senator T

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2018-01-17 15:13:00

Shore sworn in as police chief

Rob Shore has been named Chief of the Metter Police Department. He was sworn in on Tuesday afternoon at Metter Depot. Shore joined Metter Police Department in October 2016, serving first as captain and then as interim chief. Chief Shore was born in Renton, Washington, and grew up in Portland, Oregon

METTERADVERTISER.COM - 2018-01-17 14:48:00

Prince Automotive Makes $200K+ Donation To Wiregrass Georgia Technical College

Prince Automotive Group has made a donation of $214,248.66 to Wiregrass Georgia Technical College's automotive program. The group donated parts and equipment from all dealerships including Albany, Tifton, Valdosta, and Douglas to the college. The donated parts and equipment are for Honda, Mazda, For


Elixir CEO Sahm To Serve As Keynote Speaker At Chamber's 91st Event

The Douglas-Coffee County Chamber of Commerce will host its 91st Annual Event on Thursday, January 25, 2018, at The Atrium in downtown Douglas, and tickets and sponsorship opportunities are now available. On Tuesday, January 16, the Chamber announced that Christopher A. Sahm, CEO of Elixir Industri


FLU SEASON: Doctors here seeing 10 cases every day

If you haven't gotten your flu shot, you might not want to put it off any longer. Dr. Brent Waters of Georgia Physicians South in Blackshear says doctors in their office are seeing "about 10 confirmed flu cases daily with mostly fever, cough, nasal congestion and body aches." Dr. Waters says some pa

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2018-01-17 15:06:00

Dr. Angela Battle's MLK Day Celebration Speech

[EDITOR'S NOTE: Dr. Angela Battle of Hazlehurst Pediatrics was the featured speaker Saturday at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. She gave a stirring presentation, the text of which follows.] Good Morning everyone! I am so thrilled that you could come to t


2 Milford Women Fought At Motel: Police

MILFORD, CT - Two Milford women are accused of getting into a fight inside a motel room, police said. On Jan. 17, officers responded to a Woodmont Road motel on a report of a possible domestic violence incident, police said. Investigation led to the arrest of Deborah Buskey, 49, and Doreen Viera, 5

PATCH - 2018-01-18 13:13:35

Asking the Clergy: When is it sinful to use foul language?

Public discourse has become even more coarsened of late, with previously taboo words bandied about in politics and the media. This week's clergy discuss how coarse language may not only hurt other people's ears, but it also offends God. The Rev. Martin Hawley South Bay Bible Church, East Moriches 'W

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-19 00:48:13

Sailor's suicide attempt prompted complex, 'heroic' response

Ship pilot Richard Willette was out to dinner with his wife last Friday night when he got the call from the Navy. A sailor had sustained a life-threatening injury at sea. There were a lot of unknowns for Willette, who handles all submarine and other military vessel traffic coming in and out of the s

THEDAY - 2018-01-19 04:03:00

Brawl At Milford Mall Black Friday Leads To Arrest: PD

MILFORD, CT - Police arrested a wanted woman Wednesday after she was accused of being involved in a fight at the Connecticut Post Mall on Black Friday, according to police. Yamilette Perez, 40, of Hamden was charged with third-degree assault and second-degree breach of peace. The altercation happene

PATCH - 2018-01-18 15:16:34

Milford home once doubled as doctor's office

MILFORD - In recent years, eavesdroppers near the dining room of 97 North St. would likely hear typical mealtime conversations - talk about everyone's day, discussion of the meal at hand, maybe a request to pass the salt. But there was a time when a visit to that same room could mean hearing the fol

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-18 16:51:37

Discovery, Science channels dig for Tesla tunnels in Shoreham

Crews working with Discovery Channel dig under the Rocky Point Fire Department in Shoreham in search of underground tunnels. Photo from Discovery Channel After detecting something under the surface of the Rocky Point Fire Department in Shoreham using ground-penetrating radar, a duo of explorers aske

TBRNEWSMEDIA.COM - 2018-01-18 20:23:54

Accident closes 2 lanes on I-95 in Milford

A three-vehicle accident has closed two northbound lanes of I-95 in Milford. The accident, reported at 1:30 p.m., has closed the left and center lanes between Exits 39B and 40. Highway cams show the accident involved a tractor-trailer trucks, a pickup and another vehicle. Northbound traffic is getti


Health series to kick off Jan. 21

The Pratt Nature Center in New Milford, in collaboration with New Milford Hospital's Plow to Plate Program, will play host to a "Walk and Talk: A Community Conversation for Families and Individuals beginning Jan. 21 from 2 to 3 p.m. Each month a special guest from an array of professions including f

NEWMILFORDSPECTRUM.COM - 2018-01-19 05:44:49

DCSO searching for missing Redmond man

John Douglas Stanton, 60, of Redmond, last was seen going to get lunch in Redmond on Jan. 10 and left home in a 2000 white Ford F-250 extended cab truck similar to one in photo (Photo: Oregon DMV, Deschutes County Sheriff's Office) REDMOND, Ore. - The Deschutes County Sheriff's Office sought help fr

KTVZ - 2018-01-18 23:09:44

Driver arrested after NW Redmond police chase

Lane Eugene Johnson is in jail on several charges after pursuit late Tuesday night in NW Redmond (Photos: Deschutes County Sheriff's Office, Jail) REDMOND, Ore. - A transient who refused to pull over for a traffic stop in northwest Redmond late Tuesday night led Deschutes County sheriff's deputies o

KTVZ - 2018-01-17 23:57:19

FBI agents arrest Bend man on child porn charges

Pierce Matthew Morrow (Photo: Deschutes County Jail) BEND, Ore. - FBI agents raided a Bend home Thursday and arrested a 22-year-old resident on federal child pornography charges. The FBI, assisted by Deschutes County sheriff's deputies, served a federal search warrant at the undisclosed Bend home of

KTVZ - 2018-01-19 00:52:39

Sex offender busted in Bend, accused of trying lure girls

A sex offender is busted in Bend, accused of trying lure girls. Prineville police told Bend officers that Benjamin John Finnestad may have up to something illegal. Bend detectives investigated and say they learned Finnestad was attempting to contact girls through social media. A sex offender is bust

MYCENTRALOREGON.COM - 2018-01-18 08:03:27