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Cold weather brings more people to Chattanooga's homeless shelters

With freezing temps hitting the Chattanooga area, cold weather shelters have become lifesavers for some of the area's homeless population. The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga's emergency cold weather shelter was at capacity Tuesday night as frigid temperatures rolled into the region, bringing

CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS - 2018-01-18 05:08:04

Chattanooga area parents scramble for child care when schools are closed

What do parents do when there's a snow day, but no snow? When local schools and child care centers close due to inclement weather, it often leaves parents scrambling for a back-up plan, especially when their kids have special needs. Hamilton County Schools students have been out of class since Frida

CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS - 2018-01-18 05:08:05

Road conditions, closings, and delays in Fannin County

BLUE RIDGE, Ga. - Dangerous arctic air has moved into Fannin County following the cold front that brought with it Winter Storm Inga. As the day progressed roads have cleared of the icy conditions that caused treacherous travel situations throughout North Georgia. Public Works Director Zack Ratcliff

FETCHYOURNEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Snow, icy roads, bitterly cold temperatures trigger school closings in Chattanooga region

A person rides a scooter from Puckett's restaurant in the snow downtown on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Chattanooga, Tenn. A winter storm brought snow, ice and frigid temperatures to the region and much of the Southeast on Tuesday. Here's a list of school closings/delays courtesy of our news partner W

CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS - 2018-01-17 05:06:44

Dalton Police want man suspected of shoplifting cookware set

DALTON, Georgia (WDEF) - Dalton Police are asking for the public's help to identify an unusual shoplifting suspect. They say he got away with a full set of cookware from a department store. Investigators say it happened last Friday afternoon at the Belk's in Hamilton Place. Store surveillance observ

WDEF - 2018-01-17 19:29:17

Kennedy: East Brainerd man is cashing in on the sun

Just because he has solar panels on the roof of his house and an electric car in his garage, retired Army Sgt. 1st Class Charles "Chip" Monk doesn't want you to think he is a "tree hugger." It's all about efficiency, he says. And thrift. Monk, 67, gets a charge (pardon the pun) out of creating elect

CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS - 2018-01-18 05:29:57

Caught on camera: Dalton police seek sharp-dressed suspect in cookware theft

The Dalton Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a sharp-dressed man they say shoplifted a set of cookware from an area department store. Bruce Frazier of the Dalton police says the incident happened on Friday afternoon around 3:32pm at the Belk department store at Walnut Sq

WTVC - 2018-01-17 14:57:04

Tracking icy road conditions and cold weather Wednesday

Below-freezing temperatures and icy conditions made several roads in the NewsChannel 9 viewing area impassable. (Image: WTVC) Our Good Morning Chattanooga team is out and about on the roads Wednesday morning so you don't have to be. Below-freezing conditions persist Wednesday morning, and our StormT

WTVC - 2018-01-17 05:57:54

Three firefighters rescued from burning New Britain apartment building

The building, at 42 Connerton St., was unoccupied. The fire broke out around 10 p.m., interim Fire Chief Peter Margentino said, and fire crews were at the scene through the night and into Wednesday morning. Firefighters were told to leave the building at about 11:30 p.m., before the flames collaps

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2018-01-17 23:59:59

Police ID victims involved in serious hit-and-run that left 1 dead, 1 critically injured in Hartford

HARTFORD - A woman is dead, and another is in critical condition after a hit-and-run in Hartford Tuesday night. Police said that Lorenzo Ivery, 25, of Hartford, struck the two women around 95 Vine Street. The two women have been identified as Tina Fontanez, 24 of Hartford (deceased), and Catalina Me

FOX61.COM - 2018-01-17 04:18:24

Man Charged With Trespassing at Glastonbury Business

GLASTONBURY, CT - A man was charged for wandering inside a Glastonbury business after house, police said. At 3:27 a.m. on Jan. 12, Glastonbury police received an alarm call at Gardiner's Market, located at 868 Main St. in South Glastonbury. Someone, alter identified as 33-year-old Corey Fortin of W

PATCH - 2018-01-17 22:09:19

Hartford police investigating fatal hit-and-run

HARTFORD - Police said they are investigating a fatal motor vehicle accident that took place Tuesday night. "We are investigating an accident on Vine Street with two victims. One victim has been pronounced. This is an evading a motor vehicle accident," said Hartford Deputy Chief Brian Foley. Foley s

FOX61.COM - 2018-01-17 04:18:24

Teen arrested after violent Montville home invasion

MONTVILLE - A 17-year-old was arrested after a violent home invasion in Montville. State Police say the 17-year-old was arrested after turning himself into his probation officer. Just after 9 p.m. Sunday, State Police along with the Montville Police Department were called to an apartment at 52 Pequo

FOX61.COM - 2018-01-17 16:26:02

SW police charge man with drug possession

SOUTH WINDSOR - A New Britain man was charged with drug possession Tuesday after police found a suspicious, muddy vehicle on Vibert Road near the Connecticut River. Police said they found heroin, marijuana, and about $4,700 on Luis Arriaga, 37, and charged him with simple trespass, possession of dru

JOURNAL INQUIRER - 2018-01-17 16:42:00

Man sent to prison for biting off chunk of wife's nose

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man who bit off a chunk of his wife's nose, permanently disfiguring her, has been sent to prison for more than six years. The Hartford Court reports that 55-year-old Rodwell Clay was sentenced Tuesday after pleading under the Alford doctrine to a first-degree ass

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-01-17 15:14:01

16 Super Draw Lottery Tickets Won Twice: CT Lottery

CT Lottery Commission The Connecticut Lottery held the second CT Super Draw drawing today after 100,000 ticket numbers were left out of the drawing on New Year's Day, and 16 tickets were winners in both drawings. The second drawing took place at 11 a.m. and the one winning $1 million ticket number i

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-01-16 14:26:37

Bedford County man dies in head-on crash

LEWISBURG -- A head-on collision on State Highway 64 in Marshall County claimed the life of a Bedford County man last Friday. Grady Lee Flippo, 52, of Wheel died when his truck was struck head-on by a car driven by James H. King, 40, of Culleoka at the intersection of Highway 64 and Hunter Road at a

SHELBYVILLE TIMES-GAZETTE - 2018-01-17 06:00:00

Most Glasgow businesses were open Tuesday, despite snow

GLASGOW - Many Glasgow businesses were open Tuesday, despite treacherous road conditions due to snow. Barren County received about half a foot of snow between Monday and Tuesday, said Dr. Stuart Foster with the Kentucky Climate Center at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green. Foster checked w

GLASGOW DAILY TIMES - 2018-01-17 23:08:00

21 people injured in Kentucky chain reaction crash involving Greyhound bus

BONNIEVILLE, Ky. (WKRN) - Snow and ice on the highway contributed to the crash involving a Greyhound bus on I-65 Tuesday, according to Kentucky State Police. Authorities told News 2 the bus was filled with passengers on the way to Nashville when it was hit around 8:40 a.m. as the road was covered in

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-17 11:54:59

Boil Water Advisory for parts of Lincoln County

MCKINNEY, Ky. (WTVQ) - A Boil Water Advisory was issued Wednesday night for about 400 customers of the McKinney Water District in Lincoln County due to a water main break. The advisory was issued at 9:00 p.m. The advisory affects customers who live on Highway 698, beginning at the railroad crossing

WTVQ - 2018-01-18 03:50:49