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Cartersville, Bartow Schools Make Decision On Jan 17 Classes

CARTERSVILLE, GA - Due to the icy road conditions that are starting to crop up in the area, the Bartow County and Cartersville City school systems have decided to cancel classes for Wednesday, Jan. 17. For Cartersville students, the previously scheduled inclement weather day - Monday, Feb. 19 - will

PATCH - 2018-01-17 01:43:26

Snow, ice and record cold grip the South; at least 10 dead

ATLANTA -- Snow, ice and a record-breaking blast of cold closed runways, highways, schools and government offices across the South and sent cars sliding off roads Wednesday in a corner of the country ill-equipped to deal with wintry weather. At least 10 people died, including a baby in a car that pl

GRIFFIN DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-18 06:00:00

Snow sends motorists skidding in South; more than 90 crashes reported Wednesday in Atlanta

A fire official was fatally injured Wednesday in West Feliciana Parish when a pickup truck pulling a trailer lost control on an icy road and hit the chief, who was investigating a previous crash, said Louisiana State Police. The second death occurred in New Orleans, Mayor Mitch Landrieu said. A wint

THEATLANTAVOICE.COM - 2018-01-17 22:29:55

Connecticut escaped inmate captured in Georgia

CANTON, Ga. - Canton Police have arrested an escaped prisoner from Connecticut. According to police, 25-year-old Jerry Mercado had been on the run from a Connecticut prison for two weeks. Authorities managed to track him to Georgia based on a phone call he made from a gas station on Marietta Road. W

FOX7AUSTIN.COM - 2018-01-18 06:41:00

SUV thief dumped little girl, 1-month-old baby along freezing roads

Authorities are searching for the person they say stole an SUV with two children inside from a gas station Wednesday before abandoning them in below freezing temperatures on major roadways. One-month-old Ava Wilmer and 4-year-old Arya Davenport were found miles apart after mother Precious Wilmer's 2


Rome Man Hits and Chokes Woman in front of Child

Shaquinne Tyrone Gallimore, 28 of Rome, was arrested this week after he allegedly choked and hit a 22 year-old woman. Reports said that the acts were committed in front of a 3 month old child. Gallimore is charged with aggravated assault, battery, cruelty to children and failure to appear . Shaquinn

COOSAVALLEYNEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 23:53:23

Here's what we know will be closed in Atlanta due to weather Thursday

The snow had stopped falling by the time most intown Atlanta residents awoke Wednesday, but enough of it was left behind to disrupt the city's normal business practices. Expect more of the same on Thursday. Atlanta government offices and municipal courts will remain closed due to bad road condition

MYAJC.COM - 2018-01-18 00:58:33

Small child, infant sister rescued after mom's car was stolen in freezing temps

A massive manhunt took place Wednesday night after a car was stolen from a local Quik ATrip that had a four-year-old girl and her 1-month-old sister inside. According to police, the children had been left unattended while their mother, Precious Wilmer, had gone inside to pay for gas. Wilmer said she

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-18 07:02:00

Kirkland hospital locked down after man with rifle spotted

EvergreenHealth hospital in Kirkland is locked down after a man with a rifle was spotted inside the medical center. Hospital staff and patients were sheltering in place as the grounds were swept Wednesday morning. Anyone with information about the armed man is asked to call 911. This is a breaking n

SEATTLEPI.COM - 2018-01-17 09:48:26

Kirkland hospital in lockdown as police search for possible gunman

KIRKLAND, Wash. -- Evergreen Medical Center in Kirkland is in lockdown as police there search for a possible gunman. Cpl. Cody Mann with Kirkland police said they received a report of a man who might have been spotted with a gun. So far, there have been no confirmed sightings of a man with a gun nor

KOMO NEWS - 2018-01-17 09:04:49

Heavy rain, gusty winds expected during evening commute

Puget Sound is in for a serious downpour during Wednesday evening's commute. The storm will also bring some gusty winds to areas of Western Washington. Today a warm front moves through clipping the NW Washington Coast. Scattered rain will continue for most of the commute. Then, as a cold front slide

Q13FOX.COM - 2018-01-17 22:21:27

EvergreenHealth Campus In Kirkland On Lockdown

KIRKLAND, WA - EvergreenHealth is warning visitors to avoid the Kirkland campus this morning. The hospital is on lockdown, but officials could not immediately release details to protect the safety of patients and visitors. "We encouraging all patients, visitors, and vendors to not visit hospital ca

PATCH - 2018-01-17 16:59:13

Sword Shaped Umbrella Causes Lockdown At Kirkland Hospital

A visitor at the Kirkland facility was captured on surveillance video carrying what appeared to be an assault rifle. KIRKLAND, WA - An umbrella shaped like a sword caused a lockdown of the EvergreenHealth campus in Kirkland Wednesday morning. The hospital circulated a picture of the person carrying

PATCH - 2018-01-17 16:59:13

Half of Seattle homes selling above list price

More than half the homes sold in Seattle last year were sold for more than the asking price. That's according to statistics from Zillow released last week. Zillow says 52.4 percent of homes were bought for more than the asking price in 2017. That's an increase from 20.3 percent five years earlier. T

KING-5 - 2018-01-18 03:31:00

An umbrella puts Seattle-area hospital on lockdown; see it

KIRKLAND, Washington -- A hospital was put on lockdown Wednesday after an employee walked in carrying an umbrella with a swordlike handle, reports say. According to the Seattle Times, witnesses who saw the man walk in to EvergreenHealth Medical Center at 8:30 a.m. thought he was carrying some type o

CLEVELAND.COM - 2018-01-18 08:45:25

Storm Triggers Power Outage, Downs Trees

SHORELINE, WA - More than 2,800 homes are without power early Thursday morning as heavy wind and rain rolled through the region. Seattle City Light said downed trees are responsible for power outages in the Richmond Beach and Innis Arden neighborhoods in Shoreline. Outages began at 1:15 a.m. and pow

PATCH - 2018-01-18 10:41:02

Investigation leads to 11 drug-related arrests in Greensboro

Concerns from a group of Greensboro residents about possible drug activity spurred a six-month investigation that led to 11 arrests. Five law enforcement agencies executed search warrants early Wednesday morning at five homes along the Martin Luther King Jr. corridor. As a result, eleven people wer

WXII 12 - 2018-01-17 21:52:00

Co-defendant pleads guilty for in 2017 homicide in Greensboro

GREENSBORO - A Greensboro man pleaded guilty Tuesday to his participation in a 2017 homicide, only a week after a teenage co-defendant was arrested and charged. Matthew David Stanford, 23, pleaded guilty to robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon in c

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-01-17 22:30:00

Investigators charge 11 in Greensboro drug bust

GREENSBORO - Eleven people face charges Wednesday after complaints from residents led to a six-month investigation and drug bust of fives homes on Martin Luther King Jr. corridor. Greensboro Police stated in a news release that vice/narcotics detectives learned about drug activity in the 600 block

GREENSBORO.COM - 2018-01-18 13:15:00

Greensboro Police investigate Kangaroo Mart robbery

GREENSBORO - A man robbed a Kangaroo Mart Wednesday evening leaving investigators searching for clues. Officers responded Wednesday night to the business at 3101 Pleasant Garden Road in Greensboro. Witnesses told police that a thin black male entered the store with a handgun and took an undetermin

GREENSBORO.COM - 2018-01-18 12:54:00