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Buford Dam Road to close on Tuesday for repairs

Buford Dam Road will be closed on temporarily Tuesday, Nov. 21 for guardrail and road repairs. The closure is expected to start at 9:30 a.m. and is expected to reopen by 5 p.m. In case of bad weather, the work will be done on Wednesday, Nov. 22. During the road closure, Lower Overlook, Lower Pool W


Gas leak shuts down Peachtree Boulevard

The closure could last between 3-10 hours. CHAMBLEE, GA - All lanes have been closed on Peachtree Boulevard (State Route 141) between Miller Drive and Chamblee Tucker Road due to a gas leak. Chamblee Police say you can gain access to Peachtree Blvd from Malone and Sexton Woods Drive is restricted.

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-11-23 13:48:00

Georgia Coach Arrested For Sex Assault Of Student

GAINESVILLE, GA - A Georgia high school basketball coach has been arrested for the sexual assault of a female student at his school. Webster Demetrius Daniel, 42, was arrested Tuesday in Hall County and charged with sexual assault against a student and sexual battery. Daniel was coach of the Chestat

PATCH - 2017-11-22 15:45:47

City schedules public hearing for proposed $35.2 million budget

City of Cumming residents will soon have a chance to give input on the city's proposed 2018 budget. Mayor Ford Gravitt said at Tuesday's Cumming City Council meeting a public hearing on the proposed 2018 budget will be held at 5 p.m. Dec. 5. It will be up for approval at the council's Dec. 19 meetin

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS - 2017-11-23 00:04:00

Second Officer Hit By DUI Driver In Forsyth: Police

The police officer was driving home Friday night when he was hit, hours before a sheriff's deputy was struck while on patrol. CUMMING, GA - A second law-enforcement officer was reportedly struck by a drunk driver over the weekend in Forsyth County. Dustin Bak, an officer with the Alpharetta Police D

PATCH - 2017-11-22 16:49:16

Nearly 700 join Cumming Elementary for Thanksgiving meal

On Monday afternoon, Cumming Elementary School was filled with students eating a meal and hanging out with their friends, teachers watching them and a full line of cafeteria workers handing out food. It was a scene similar to that seen on most school days. But on this particular day, school was out

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS - 2017-11-22 14:00:00

City of Auburn moves closer to plan for new municipal complex, private development on site

The future site of a new city hall and police station in Auburn could one day be part of a larger mixed-use development. The city has purchased, with SPLOST money, just under 15 acres of land on U.S. 8/Atlanta Highway at the eastern boundary of the city limits, which will include a new municipal c

BARROWJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-22 23:43:14

Home is where the stomach is

Turkey, rolls or sweet potato souffle - everyone has a Thanksgiving favorite food. For five locals, there's one thing in common behind their favorites: It reminds them of home. Gainesville resident Savannah Walker, 23, said her favorite food is the Honey Baked Ham turkey. "Not the ham, but the turke

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2017-11-22 22:18:00

She spent five nights in jail. She was actually a victim of the crime, sheriff says.

A Saucier woman accused of stealing identities and exploiting an elderly man will not face criminal charges after all. The five charges on which Lynda Wolfe was arrested have been dismissed, Sheriff Ricky Adam confirmed Wednesday. Shara Faye Leon, the neighbor arrested with Wolfe, now faces a new c

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2017-11-22 18:10:00

Saucier woman cleared of charges in wire transfer fraud case

Hancock County Sheriff's Department Investigator AJ Gambino says Lynda Wolfe walked out of jail today a free woman after he learned Wolfe was a victim of identity theft. According to Gambino, another woman, Shara Leon, who was Wolfe's neighbor at one point, somehow developed a scheme to use Wolfe's

WLOX - 2017-11-21 18:03:28

Pine Belt holiday event calendar: From Santa to singing, there's something for everyone

Need something to get you into the holiday spirit? Already feeling festive and want to share your holiday cheer with others? Check out this list of holiday events taking place around the Pine Belt. 5-9 p.m., 14th annual Christmas in the Park, Bettie D. Robertson Park, located off U.S. 49 in Collins.

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2017-11-22 13:19:02

$1M bond set for Hancock Co. murder suspects

Terry Smith (Photo source: Hancock County jail docket) Grannan said this van was recovered Tuesday morning in Poplarville, and it's currently at the sheriff's department. (Photo source: WLOX) Terry Smith's truck (Photo source: WLOX) Carl Smith (Photo source: Hancock County Sheriff's Department) The

WLOX - 2017-11-21 21:29:57

Christian Services' Thanksgiving meal 'like a big happy family'

Cheerful and celebratory gospel music filled Christian Services' large hall Tuesday afternoon as hundreds of people stood in line to pick up a Thanksgiving meal. Amanda Bates, 24, of Hattiesburg has come to Christian Services for meals twice a week for the last several years. She said it helps suppl

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2017-11-21 22:29:41

Man accused of killing 72-year-old in MO arrested in Gulfport

A suspect wanted for the murder of a 72-year-old man in Independence, MO was arrested Monday in Gulfport, according to Independence Police Department spokesman John Syme. Federal and local law enforcement officers worked together to arrest Nathan Roy Hendricks after he was found hiding outside a Gul

WLOX - 2017-11-21 20:19:06

Neighbors speak out after deputy shooting in Gulfport

Harrison County authorities have yet to identify the person killed in a deputy-involved shooting last night. According to the Harrison County sheriff, a deputy shot an armed suspect in a Gulfport neighborhood who later died in the hospital. It's not uncommon to see children playing or riding their

WXXV25.COM - 2017-11-22 00:22:57

Someone entered a popular Gulfport pizzeria well after closing and left with cash

A burglar broke in at C.A. Sarducci's Pizzeria early Saturday morning and left with an undisclosed amount of money, police said. The break-in occurred about 2:06 a.m., Police Sgt. Clayton Fulks said Monday. The restaurant is at 1116 Cowan Road, just north of Pass Road. It's unclear if the burglar l


Fair Lawn IHOP catches fire, closes down roadway

Paterson 5th grader notches perfect score, reaction to Trump order on Haitians and how to make your own maple syrup - all in "7 things to know in New Jersey on Wednesday." John C. Ensslin A fire broke out at the Fair Lawn IHOP early Wednesday morning, prompting police to shut down Broadway for seve

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-22 12:48:41

Benefit concert for Hurricane Harvey relief in Fair Lawn

A benefit concert for Hurricane Harvey relief will be held at the Fair Lawn Community Center on Friday. Tickets to the concert cost $25 and proceeds will go towards the Aransas County Independent School District in Rockport, Texas, to support its music program. The concert, which is being sponsored

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-21 23:33:47

Fair Lawn tax preparer sentenced to 13 months in prison for fraud

Judge strikes down Englewood abortion clinic buffer zone, remembering David Cassidy and Joe Pesci's parents get a park bench in Belleville - all in "7 things to know in New Jersey on Tuesday." John C. Ensslin A Fair Lawn tax preparer was sentenced on Tuesday in Newark federal court to 13 months in

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-21 23:05:55

State police say $90k drug bust hit Paterson Bloods gang

PATERSON - There was no sign on Tuesday evening of the young men who often hang around outside the liquor store on Rosa Parks Boulevard near Warren Street and try to flag down passers-by. Their absence may have had something to do with the crackdown authorities announced earlier in the day of a Bloo

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-22 00:01:18