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$149.9 million, 1,018 jobs

$149.9 million in revenue, $7.1 million in sales tax dollars and 1,018 jobs are the direct result of tourist spending ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today! $149.9 million in revenue, $7.1 milli

THENEWSOBSERVER - 2017-11-22 14:00:00

Murphy woman killed in wreck

A Murphy, N.C., woman was killed in a two-car collision in Ellijay Sunday afternoon, authorities said. Betty Scott Hampton, 72, lost control of the Toyota Camry she was driving on Highway 382 just west of Sunlight Road and veered into the path of an SUV, said Gilmer County Coroner Jerry Hensley. Hen

TIMESCOURIER.COM - 2017-11-21 23:45:00

Polk County Homicide Suspect Added to Tbi's 'top 10 Most Wanted' List

POLK COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF) - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to its 'Top 10 Most Wanted' list. 21-year-old Ahren Presley is wanted by the Polk County Sheriff's Office and the TBI to face charges in connection to two deceased individuals who were found in Old Fort, Tennessee o

WDEF - 2017-11-22 20:55:56

The November 22 edition of the Cherokee Scout is out ... County to lease pool center, Georgia fugitive caught, Spelling bee champ and more

Murphy - The Cherokee County Board of Commissioners made official what many people have known about for a while - that the Hiwassee Valley Pool & Wellness Center soon will be privately leased. The language of the lease was approved unanimously by the commissioners. The terms were not immediately av

CHEROKEE SCOUT - 2017-11-22 16:43:06

SCOUTING AROUND: Volunteer brings home refugees' stories

Karah Thompson spent a good part of October in Greece, but the slideshow she presented to family and friends once she returned didn't show images of her enjoying a typical vacation overseas. Instead, it showed images of ordinary people, who under extraordinary circumstances had to leave their homes

CHEROKEE SCOUT - 2017-11-22 16:06:11

Polk Co. man wanted in connection to Old Fort murders, added to TBI's Most Wanted list

Ahren Presley is wanted by the Polk County Sheriff's Office and TBI on homicide charges in connection to the deaths of Larry Wayne Jeffries and Jeremy Walker in Old Fort on March 3rd, 2017. (Image: TBI, WTVC) A man from Polk County is now wanted in connection to the murders of two people in Old Fort

WTVC - 2017-11-22 15:23:42

Some Local Polling Places To Change

Murray County Election Superintendent Larry Sampson announced this week that four polling places in the county will be permanently changed to a new location starting with the Special Election on March 20, 2018. New polling locations will affect voters only in the precincts of Spring Place, Town, McD

CHATSWORTHTIMES.COM - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Impact Of Hydrofracking To Be Topic Of Public Program

The impact of hydrofracking for the extraction of natural gas will be the topic of a public program hosted by the League of Women Voters and Dalton State College Wednesday, Nov. 29, beginning at 7 p.m.  The free program will be held in Goodroe Auditorium of Gignilliat Memorial Hall.   “Since our are

CHATTANOOGAN - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Duncan man charged in weekend shooting

DUNCAN, OK (KSWO)- A Duncan man has been charged in connection with a shooting last Friday night. Jeremy Jason Lee Graham is accused of shooting at a man. The bullet grazed the victim's head. The shooting happened on the 1400 block of North 17th Street. Witnesses say Graham also shot at a woman who

KSWO.COM - 2017-11-22 18:12:24

Kiwanis Christmas tree lot opening Friday

Science says the sense of smell is one our most vivd memory links, so why not try a help create memories that will last by getting a live Christmas tree, which also helps support local causes? The Duncan Chisholm Trail Kiwanis is hosting their annual Christmas tree lot opening at 2 p.m. Nov. 24 in K

DUNCAN BANNER - 2017-11-22 18:00:00

Chisholm Trail Hospice seeking volunteers

Duncan Regional Hospital Volunteer Auxiliary has positions open for volunteers at Chisholm Trail Hospice. Office volunteers are needed to assist with filing, answering the phone, and with other various office tasks. Chisholm Trail Hospice is also in need of Respite Volunteers to work with our patien

DUNCAN BANNER - 2017-11-22 01:00:00

Service Surprise: Local Scouts spend Saturday in service

Several Duncan-area Boy Scouts braved the wind and weather Saturday to work on a bevy of projects at Camp Waluhi'yi on Duncan Lake. Troop leader Scott Locke said the work day started with three individual projects. Locke said there were a lot of things the camp needed work on. "They're wanting to im

DUNCAN BANNER - 2017-11-21 18:00:00

DPD seeking info, witness to Friday night shooting

The Duncan Police Department is investigating two shootings that occurred Friday evening in Duncan. Detective James Egger said the first shooting occurred in the 1400 block of 17th Street, when an individual, who's name has not been released, was shot and wounded. When police arrived on the scene, a


Driver goes to the hospital following Hwy 7 rollover

Trump promises Americans 'huge tax cut' for ChristmasTrump promises Americans 'huge tax cut' for Christmas Posted: Monday, November 20 2017 3:30 AM EST2017-11-20 08:30:29 GMT Updated: Monday, November 20 2017 4:11 PM EST2017-11-20 21:11:04 GMT The provision would repeal a requirement that everyone i


Hirschi stats (through bi-district)

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Hirschi (9-2, 3-1) RUSHING PASSING RECEIVING PUNTING SCORING DEFENSIVE LEADERS Tackles: Isaiah White 131, Nate Downing 107, Fred Fleeks 88, Ezekiel Holmes 74, Gerick McKinney 66, Stavonte Vaughn 55. Tackles for loss: Ezekiel Holmes 26, Isaiah White 24, Amiri Campb


Holiday match to help area food groups

This holiday season, Oklahomans can double the impact of their gift and feed twice as many Oklahomans living with hunger. Thanks to a generous Holiday Match from APMEX.com, the Cresap Family Foundation and Chesapeake Energy Corporation, every gift received through Jan.15 will be matched, dollar for

PAULS VALLEY DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-22 14:00:00

Sheriff's Office: Waconia woman stabs man with steak knife

A 44-year-old Waconia woman allegedly stabbed a man in the chest with a steak knife. Brandi Jo Gilster is charged with first-degree assault by the Carver County Attorney's Office following an incident that left a man with a stab wound, according to a criminal complaint. Carver County Sheriff's Offic

SWNEWSMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-22 17:17:00

Charges: Intoxicated Woman Stabs Husband In Waconia Home

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - A 44-year-old woman is accused of stabbing her husband during an argument last Saturday at their Waconia home, according to charges field in Carver County Court. Brandi Jo Gilster was charged with first-degree assault causing great bodily harm in connection with the incident. Ac

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-22 11:12:03

Man hospitalized following Waconia stabbing

A Waconia man has been hospitalized after being stabbed in the chest on Saturday evening in Waconia, according to the Carver County Sheriff's Office. According to the sheriff's office, deputies were dispatched to the 200 block of Birch Street in Waconia at about 5:41 p.m. on Nov. 18 after an assault


November 22: Recent Jobs On The Eden Prairie Job Board

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PATCH - 2017-11-22 14:07:45