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TV crew films in downtown Villa Rica

Hollywood, or at least one Oscar winner, was in Villa Rica last week, as a production crew closed off a downtown street to film a scene for "Hap & Leonard," a highly rated show broadcast on Sundance TV. Louis Gossett Jr., who won the Academy Award in 1982 for his role in "An Officer and a Gentleman"

TIMES-GEORGIAN.COM - 2017-11-23 06:00:00

Man indicted for Lithia murder

Charges for a murder in Lithia Springs, a bank robbery in Douglasville and teenagers with firearms at a local high school football game were among the 50 indictments the Douglas County Grand Jury returned on Nov. 17. Quenton Thornton, 43, was indicted for committing felony murder in the death of Kou

DOUGLAS COUNTY SENTINEL - 2017-11-24 06:00:00

Cobb Worker Killed When Woman Drives Onto Sidewalk: Reports

COBB COUNTY, GA - The Cobb County police are investigating a fatal Wednesday morning accident in which a woman drove a vehicle onto a sidewalk and struck a maintenance worker, according to media reports. The accident occurred shortly after 8 a.m. at Akers Mill Road and Galleria Drive in Cumberland,

PATCH - 2017-11-22 18:37:11

MARTA's East Line rail extension promising, but flawed

Dallas, which started building its DART light rail system in 1996, has 93 miles of light rail, with 64 stations spread across four lines. Denver's Transportation Expansion Project, dubbed T-REX, combined 17 miles of highway improvements and 19 miles of double-track light rail; the project came in un

CROSSROADSNEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 11:00:00

It's not all about the turkey: 9 things you probably didn't know about Thanksgiving

Each year, Thanksgiving comes around with with the giddy anticipation of devoruing comfort food and spending some QT with loved ones, which reminds you just what what you are thankful for the most. The rich, deep history of this centuries-old tradition is woven into the United States' cultural fabri

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2017-11-23 16:18:06

Douglas County Restaurant Inspections: Domino's, McDonalds

DOUGLASVILLE, GA - Here are some restaurant and food service inspections conducted in Douglas County during the past week. Click on the date or score to see more info.Each item on an inspection form has a point value ranging from 1 to 9 points, with violations deducting points from a best possible s

PATCH - 2017-11-23 17:32:18

Store clerk shoots suspect during attempted armed robbery

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. - A store clerk shot an armed robber at a Douglasville, Ga., Chevron gas station. Located at 6590 E. Broad St./Bankhead Highway, the store clerk called 911 and told the dispatcher that the suspect pointed a handgun at him. The store clerk retrieved his own gun and shot the suspect

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-11-23 22:59:00

Gas station clerk turns the table on armed robbery suspect

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. - An armed robbery suspect is in the hospital after police say a gas station clerk turned the tables on him. Surveillance cameras captured the shooting at the Chevron on Bankhead Highway in Douglasville late Wednesday night. Video shows a man walk into the store with his hands in h

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2017-11-23 21:03:08

Plano Resident Helps Organize Red Carpet Event for Families of Treacher Collins

Plano resident Brittany Brown with her son Michael On Thursday, Nov. 16, the Children's Craniofacial Association (CCA) rolled out the red carpet at a Dallas Cinemark theater for a private screening of "Wonder," a new film featuring Julia Roberts and Owen Wilson that follows a child with a rare condi

PLANOMAGAZINE.COM

Fatal crash shuts down Central Expressway in Plano

Northbound Central Expressway will be closed at Parker Road in Plano for several hours Tuesday afternoon after a fatal crash involving a motorcycle, two pickups, two sedans, an SUV and a Jeep. The crash took place around 2:10 p.m. One person died and three more were injured. Drivers on northbound U.

DALLAS NEWS

Allen pets of the week: Nov. 23-29

Grace is a high-energy heeler mix type dog. She loves to please and wants all the attention on her. She is a sweet girl, just needs someone to entertain. She is a young adult and has been fully vetted. She did test heartworm negative also. Cider is a young kitten that is looking for her permanent pl

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-23 16:00:00

What to cook, where to eat, when to shop, plus some news: Your Thanksgiving morning roundup

Happy Thanksgiving! Here is a look at the top headlines as we start the day. Harlow Wattenburger, 3, is seen in a holiday decor merchandise area with a variety of holiday themed items at Nebraska Furniture Mart in The Colony on Nov. 20, 2015. (Jae S. Lee/Staff Photographer) Ready, set, shop! Her

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-11-23 11:45:00

Salvation Army looks to fill 7,000 volunteer hours

The Salvation Army desperately needs help from the community. There are 7,000 hours needed for bell ringers, and the nonprofit only has volunteers signed up for 700 of those. The Red Kettle Bell Ringing Campaign is the major fundraiser for The Salvation Army. Organizers said they need bell ringers i

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-23 15:00:00

North Texas Family Inspired by Hit Box Office Film

A movie in theaters right now about a child with a genetic defect is much more than just fiction for a North Texas family. The film "Wonder" chronicles the journey of a boy with Treacher Collins syndrome, a craniofacial birth defect that affects about one in 50,000 people. It's a real-life journey f

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-11-24 06:07:49

Carrollton Police Looking For Missing Woman & Her Suspected Kidnapper

CARROLLTON (CBSDFW.COM) - Police in Carrollton need the public's help with locating a missing woman and the man who is believed to have kidnapped her on Tuesday. Detectives stated that 23-year-old Madai Cazares from Grand Prairie was taken by her ex-boyfriend, identified as Jose Eduardo Reyes. Autho

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-23 10:26:54

Carrollton church to showcase 700 Nativities

An international collection of more than 700 nativities will be on display in Carrollton at the Community Nativity from Nov. 30 through Dec. 2. This is the 13th year the Carrollton Texas Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has hosted this event and made the unique and varying na

LEWISVILLETEXAN.COM - 2017-11-23 11:28:08

ABC director rejects local liquor store's change of location

The Arkansas Alcoholic Beverage Control has put a cork in a Paragould liquor store's plans to change locations. Mary Robin Casteel, director of the ABC, refused a transfer of location for Hill Top Spirits. Michael W. Roleson had submitted the transfer of the store's retail liquor and beer off premis

KAIT 8 - 2017-11-22 18:19:18

Tipton County Man Convicted & Sentenced To Life Without Parole For Murder Of Girlfriend

(TIPTON COUNTY D.A. NEWS RELEASE) - On Tuesday, November 21, 2017, a Tipton County jury returned verdicts of guilty as charged on one count of the Class A felony offense of Premeditated First Degree Murder, one count of the Class C felony offense of Possession of a Handgun by a Convicted Felon, and

LOCALMEMPHIS.COM - 2017-11-22 21:18:46

KOKOMO, Ind. -- Martha June Lauck Wetekamp, 79, of Kokomo passed away peacefully Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at home with her family.

Martha Wetekamp Martha was born April 27, 1938, to Marcus Lauck and Effie Cohoon Lauck in Chaffee, Missouri. Marty thoroughly enjoyed painting, reading and music. She was a talented artist who continued painting, sewing and other creative pursuits throughout her life. She graduated from high school

SOUTHEAST MISSOURIAN

Police keep close eye on new Highway 18 bypass

The newly opened Highway 18 bypass has some drivers confused on the heavily-traveled Thanksgiving week in Monette. The confusion particularly comes at the intersection of the new bypass and Highway 139. According to Monette Police Chief Brian Carmichael, when stop signs went up at the intersection,

KAIT 8 - 2017-11-22 22:33:25