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Movie extras sought for Fayetteville filming of 'Karate Kid' series

Remember the "Karate Kid" movie? A portion of the 30-year follow-up to the movie shot in 10 episodes is being filmed in Fayetteville, with the casting company looking for a number of paid extras when filming comes to Fayetteville on Nov. 29. Marinella Hume Casting is currently seeking paid extras to


Fayetteville agrees to meet Fayette annexation terms

The Fayetteville City Council on Nov. 16 responded favorably to objections to the annexation of 21 acres along Tyrone Road raised by the Fayette County Commission. The council's action should preclude potential arbitration. The Fayetteville City Council on Nov. 16 agreed to the conditions put forwar


Officials: 'Jealous' man kidnapped, raped teen after she turned him down

Andres Castaneda-Guzman had romantically pursued a 15-year-old for weeks. But when his advances were turned down, Castaneda-Guzman's "jealous and possessive" ways reached a fever pitch during a party in Texas when he lured her away from a home, traveled to Stockbridge and raped her, according to a


Accused gang members stand trial for 2014 murder and arson

JONESBORO - Jury deliberations began Tuesday in the trial of three alleged gang members accused of a 2014 murder and arson of a Jonesboro home. Khadijah Briana Jenkins, Frederick Marsalia Rosenau and Lavarr Rasheed Pierce are accused of acting together to kill Quincy Suggs, 24, after he allegedly sh


Fayette, Coweta report improved college, career readiness scores over '16

Data from the College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) released by the Georgia Department of Education, and based on data from the 2016-2017 academic year, showed score increases in school levels in the school systems in Fayette and Coweta counties. Fayette school system spokesperson Melin

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-11-23 12:17:03

FBI: 2 members of violent robbery crew targeting Asian businesses arrested

ATLANTA -Two members of a violent robbery suspected of targeting Asian-owned businesses in the metro Atlanta area have been arrested, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The FBI said 22-year-old Tabyron Rashad Smith was taken into custody Tuesday at a home in Fairburn, Ga.; 22-year-old

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-11-23 02:21:00

Coweta Charter excels in 'Hoops for Heart' campaign

Coweta Charter Academy at Senoia (CCAS) was named No. 1 in the state for the second year in a row by the American Heart Association during the Hoops for Heart fundraising campaign. The America Heart Association named the Coweta Charter Academy at Senoia No. 1 in the state again this year for its "Ho


Community center aims to better Clayton County by meeting one need at a time

Geraldine Ruiz has been the driving force behind Faith Open Door Community Center since she founded it as an after-school homework help program in 2009. Now, the center has expanded to provide more services to meet the needs of the community, including annual Thanksgiving dinners. (Staff Photo: Chel


12 Employers Now Hiring In Gilroy, Nearby

GILROY, CA - From retail and customer service jobs, to positions in sales and management, the listings in this week's employment postings on our Gilroy Jobs Board are chock-full of opportunities for those on the hunt for the perfect job. We have curated some of the most recent job openings listed in


Gilroy Thanksgiving Grocery Store Hours 2017

GILROY, CA - It's inevitable: Someone will still have to race to the grocery store for last-minute purchases of dinner rolls, whipped cream, potatoes, wine or stuffing mix Thursday right before the Thanksgiving feast. Just for that reason, Patch checked with some Gilroy grocery stores and markets to

PATCH - 2017-11-22 23:25:13

Man Suspected Of Possessing Guns, Drugs Arrested In Watsonville

WATSONVILLE, CA - Watsonville police Wednesday morning arrested a man on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance and a loaded firearm, police said. Just after 7 a.m., officers approached two people in the parking lot of the Economy Inn at 584 Auto Center Drive. According to police, one of t

PATCH - 2017-11-24 13:42:55

Metro's 2017 Gift Guide: Give Back to Get Back

A holiday give guide to woo every artist, engineer, budding entrepreneur and weed wonk As landfill and recycling centers between the Bay Area and the Amazon River choke on mountains of cardboard boxes covered in blue tape and reach-around arrows, we decided to give Jeff Bezos and his team the holida


City settles Voting Rights Act lawsuit for $25K

The council met in closed session Oct. 18 to discuss the claim filed by law firm Goldstein, Borgen, Dardarian & Ho. The firm, which sparked the city's change from at-large to district elections in May with a demand letter to the council, initially filed a claim for $30,000, the maximum allowed for d

MORGAN HILL TIMES - 2017-11-23 00:50:00

Tradition runs deep with Emerald Regime

The two began hanging in the same circle of friends throughout their high school years, but never went out on a date or got romantically involved. "It was just a feeling I had at the time," said Suzanne, who had two years still remaining when Tim, a snare drummer and percussion section leader by his


Live Oak HS students make Thanksgiving special for all

Once the care packages are filled, there's one more stop to make before delivering them to 125 needy families-and that's to the local Walmart where the same number of turkeys were purchased thanks to a generous donation from the San Martin Lion's Club. The San Martin club, along with their counterpa


Embarking to build first strategic plan, county seeks input

SANTA CRUZ >> The county is soliciting input from the community to inform its first strategic plan, which will serve as a northern star to guide its priorities and investments in coming years. "This is the lens through which we'll make our decisions," said county spokesman Jason Hoppin. County resi

SANTA CRUZ SENTINEL - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Roswell cop arrested, facing domestic violence charges

A Roswell police sergeant will spend the weekend in the Cherokee County Adult Detention Center after being arrested on domestic violence charges. According to a statement from the Cherokee Sheriff's Office, deputies arrested Chad Harris after responding to a report of a domestic dispute on Thanksgi

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-11-24 22:28:00

Roswell Cop Charged With Battery, Cruelty To Children

CHEROKEE COUNTY, GA -- A sergeant with the Roswell Police Department was arrested on Thanksgiving in connection with a domestic dispute reported at a residence in unincorporated Cherokee County. Deputies with the Cherokee Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the call Thursday, Nov. 23 involving Chad

PATCH - 2017-11-24 18:54:56

Early Voting Starts Nov. 27 In Roswell Runoff Elections

ROSWELL, GA -- Voters in Roswell can return to the polls beginning Monday and vote early in the Dec. 5 special election runoff for the office of mayor as well as the Post 3 and Post 6 seats on the City Council. Fulton County will open 18 sites for early voting for eligible residents from 8:30 a.m.

PATCH - 2017-11-24 16:44:45

5 Recently Sold Homes In Roswell

ROSWELL, GA - Curious to see how much homes are selling for in your neighborhood? We've rounded up some of the homes around Roswell. Here are the residential properties listed by realtor.com as most recently sold around the city. To view photos of the recently sold house you can click on the blue hy

PATCH - 2017-11-24 15:14:58