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Maysville man given 25-year prison sentence in rape case

A Hall County jury found a Maysville man guilty Friday on charges of rape and aggravated child molestation of a girl under the age of 10, according to court documents. Randy Travis Brigham, 27, was convicted on all four counts brought against him. He was given a 25-year prison sentence. Following th

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-16 19:52:00

1 Dead, 1 Injured In Weekend Dacula Mobile Home Fire

DACULA, GA - One man died and another was seriously injured during a mobile home fire in Dacula over the weekend in the 2000 block of Fence Road, NE. Firefighters responded Saturday, at 1:32 p.m., to a passerby report of a mobile home fire with a person trapped inside and flames coming from the home

PATCH - 2018-01-16 14:21:45

Gov. Deal declares State of Emergency declared for 83 counties ahead of winter weather

Governor Nathan Deal has issued a state of emergency for nearly a third of the counties in Georgia ahead of expected severe winter weather. Deal issued the notice late Tuesday for 83 counties spanning much of central and north Georgia in response from the latest updates from the National Weather Ser

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-17 06:40:00

Drug bust yields 1,100 grams of weed

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. - Johns Creek, Forsyth County and Milton law enforcement officers found over 1,100 grams of marijuana and THC products Jan. 5 after searching an Alpharetta home. The officers also discovered 4.3 grams of psychedelic mushrooms. The bust came as part of an investigation by the Forsyt

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

Authorities: Gainesville man accused of child molestation

A Gainesville man is accused of molesting a 12-year-old girl in Hall County, according to authorities. Timothy Lucas Rink, 17, was charged with child molestation. He was booked Monday in to the Hall County Jail, where he is being held on a $13,950 bond, according to the online jail database. Hall Co

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-17 03:51:00

Georgia man arrested after puppy freezes to death, police say

CORNELIA, Ga. - A man from Habersham County has been arrested after police say he left a young puppy out on his porch during freezing weather. Bobby Kyle Nelms, a 20-year-old resident of Cornelia, was arrested by police and animal control officers for the charge of aggravated cruelty to animals Acco

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-01-16 18:19:00

Untold Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stories heard from Auburn Ave.

We asked 'What's your untold story about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.?' and this is what you said. Hundreds of people lined the sidewalk outside 501 Auburn Avenue to get a glimpse of where it all began. Before the bus boycott in Montgomery and the sit-ins in Birmingham. Before the March on Washingt

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-16 02:32:00

One of two Gwinnett officers injured in helicopter crash back at work

One of two Gwinnett County police pilots who were injured last fall in a helicopter crash has returned to work, officials have confirmed. Officer George McLain returned to work as a pilot in the police department's Aviation Unit Jan. 10, Cpl. Michele Pihera said. McLain spent months recovering at ho

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-01-16 21:02:00

Pair hit with meth charges after explosion in Oneida

CITY OF ONEIDA - Multiple people were evacuated after a meth lab explosion on Madison Street in Oneida on Monday. Two residents have been taken into custody for cooking methamphetamine, according to law enforcement officials. Police said they responded to a reported explosion at 168 Madison St. on M

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2018-01-16 19:54:00

Man taken to hospital after Madison County house fire

CHITTENANGO, N.Y. -- A Chittenango man was taken to the hospital after his house became engulfed in flames, said Chittenango Fire Department chief John Morgan. When Morgan arrived at 111 Richmond Circle, he found the man on the front lawn of his house. Morgan didn't know the extent of the man's inj

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-17 04:40:39

Rome man accused of stealing $17.5G from eBay buyer

ROME - A Rome man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly took $17,500 for a Bobcat skid-steer sale and never gave the buyer the equipment, the New York State Police said. Cody Madonia, 25, was arrested and charged with third-degree grand larceny, police said. The arrest followed an investigati

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-16 16:42:39

New Hartford considers moving town offices to The Orchard

NEW HARTFORD - The town is considering the possibility of moving municipal offices to the former Gander Mountain building - an effort that could consolidate services and potentially save the town money. Gander Mountain - an outdoors retailer - filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy early last year and clos

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-16 10:08:00

2 arrested in Oneida meth lab following explosion

Paula Hunkins, 45, of Madison Street Oneida, N.Y. >> Two Oneida residents have been charged with manufacturing methamphetamine after a reported explosion downtown. On Jan. 15, the Oneida City Police responded to a reported explosion and possible meth lab at 168 Madison St. and upon arrival, discov

ONEIDA DISPATCH - 2018-01-16 05:00:00

Troopers accuse store owner of failing to deliver machinery

The owner of Proforce Excavation and Equipment on Turin Road is accused of selling a skid-steer online but never delivering the machinery, according to law enforcement officials. State police said Cody A. Madonia, 25, of Rome, listed a Bobcat skid-steer for sale on the website eBay from his busines

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2018-01-16 20:00:00

He tried to hold in a sneeze and ended up in the hospital on a feeding tube

Sneezing is an astoundingly powerful human action, blasting mucus and air from the nose and mouth at up to 100 miles per hour, according to the Cleveland Clinic. That power exists whether a sneeze is held in or not. "Occasionally, people will cause some damage to their eardrums or their sinuses if t

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-01-16 21:00:00

Sylvan Beach Residents Clean Up Homes

SYLVAN BEACH- Many Sylvan Beach residents were allowed back into their homes today, while only two are being assisted by the American Red Cross. This all came after a mandatory evacuation happened early Saturday morning, leaving nearly 100 homes with water damage. After everything was said and done

WKTV - 2018-01-16 02:27:00

San Bernardino pair killed while pushing a disabled car on the 215 Freeway in Menifee are identified

The pair who was struck and killed while pushing a disabled vehicle in the lanes of the 215 Freeway in Menifee on Monday evening have been identified as Fernando Vazquez, 24, and Giselle Vazquez, 19, both of San Bernardino, according to California Highway Patrol and Riverside County coroner's offici

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SUN - 2018-01-16 16:16:03

Authorities seek help in finding suspect in fatal Highland shooting

Authorities are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in the shooting death of a Highland man in May, the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department said. Jorge Moises Grimaldo, 23, of Highland, was shot and killed in front of his residence on May 31, a sheriff's news release said. Depu

REDLANDS DAILY FACTS - 2018-01-16 22:19:25

2 sex offenders arrested in Yucaipa on suspicion of failing to register

Two registered sex offenders are back in jail after they failed to inform authorities of their home address within five business days of their birthday, the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department said. Elijah Ceasar Hernandez, 21, of Mentone and Arthur Hale Spears, 55, of Yucaipa were both arres

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SUN - 2018-01-17 00:36:46

Authorities reveal new information on Perris couple with 13 imprisoned children

PERRIS, Calif. - Riverside County sheriff's officials had no prior contact with a Perris couple accused of starving and imprisoning their 13 children -- some of them adults -- inside their home, where at least three of the siblings were shackled to furniture, a sheriff's captain said Tuesday. "We

KESQ - 2018-01-16 19:23:09