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Fire chief offers Thanksgiving safety tips

TIFTON - Tifton Fire Chief Bobby Bennett would like for everyone to be safety conscious this Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving by the numbers: Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires, followed by Christmas Day and Christmas Eve. In 2015, U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated 1,760 h


Education foundation honors 10 teachers

Jimmy Cargle, center, was one of the 10 teachers honored by the Tift County Foundation for Educational Excellence.Submitted TIFTON - The Tift County Foundation for Educational Excellence (TCFEE) surprised 10 of Tift County's finest educators Nov. 13. According to a press release, the teachers "teare


Commission takes no action on raise request

Dodge County Sheriff Lynn Sheffield's plea to the board of commissioners for a salary for deputies on road patrol from the November 6, 2017 meeting of board was neither approved or not approved Monday night. During the November 6, 2017 meeting, Sheffield said in his presentation, "We are losing de

DODGE COUNTY NEWS - 2017-11-22 13:07:02

Omega woman dies in one-car crash

OMEGA - An Omega woman was killed in a single-car accident on Sunday afternoon when she was thrown from the overturning vehicle. Phyllis Pritchett, 54, was driving east on Moultrie-Lenox Road at about 3:54 p.m. when the accident occurred, according to the Georgia State Patrol. Pritchett's 2005 Chevr

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2017-11-20 23:01:00

12-year-old Front Range girl still missing; could be headed to GJ

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- The search continues for a 12-year-old girl who may be headed to the Grand Valley. Jadahlen "Jada" Rocha reportedly ran away from a group home on the Front Range, according to the Mesa County Human Services Department. As of Tuesday morning, they said she was stil

NBC11NEWS.COM - 2017-11-21 15:23:00

Judge: Colorado clinic shooter remains incompetent for trial

COLORADO SPRINGS (AP)-- A Colorado judge says a man who acknowledges killing three people at a Planned Parenthood clinic remains mentally incompetent, keeping the case against him stalled nearly two years after the shooting. The Colorado Springs Gazette reports that Robert Dear didn't appear in cour

NBC11NEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 18:17:00

2 safe after local trailer home goes up in flames

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- The investigation continues into what started a fire in a local neighborhood. It happened around 5 p.m. Tuesday night in the Trail's End Trailer Park in the 600 block of Highway 50. The Grand Junction Fire Department said there were two adults in the home at the

NBC11NEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 15:01:00

KKCO-QB Paxton Lynch to start for Denver

Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-

NBC11NEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 20:52:22

Holiday safety tips from GJFD

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- Local firefighters are warning people against frying turkeys for Thanksgiving. The Grand Junction Fire Department said Thanksgiving is usually their busiest day of the year from home fires. To prevent a kitchen fire, they recommend keeping only cooks near the sto

NBC11NEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 18:10:00

Protect you financial info this holiday season

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- Police are warning shoppers to be careful of electronic pickpocketing. The Grand Junction Police Department said the same radio frequency technology that allows shoppers to buy things with their credit cards can be a gateway for thieves to steal financial informat

NBC11NEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 16:56:00

Broker associates join Grand Junction firm

Maybury is bilingual and worked in sales management before going into real estate. "I've lived in Grand Junction for the past 30 years and am excited about assisting the Spanish-speaking community participate in the strong real estate market we have in the valley," she said. Perez-Crawford said she

THEBUSINESSTIMES.COM - 2017-11-21 22:58:56

Grand Junction firm makes IT list

A Grand Junction company has been named to an annual list honoring information technology firms that have adopted to changing marketplaces. Networks Unlimited is included in the 2017 Next-Gen 250 list compiled by CRN, a brand of The Channel Company that provides news to the IT industry. The list app

THEBUSINESSTIMES.COM - 2017-11-21 22:50:48

The Late Chico Hamilton's Clearwater Beach Home Demolished

Jazz musician Chico Hamilton's home in the Clearwater Beach section of Springs was demolished on Tuesday, November 21, nearly four years after he died at age 92. East Hampton Town is purchasing the 0.81-acre property from the Hamilton Family Trust for $900,000 using the Community Preservation Fund.

27EAST.COM - 2017-11-22 00:40:00

Shelter Island Police Department blotter

Those named in arrest reports or receiving police summonses have not been convicted of a crime. In court, the charges against them may be reduced or withdrawn or the defendants may be found not guilty. ARREST Eric L. Nadler, 63, of Shelter Island was arrested November 19 around 2 p.m. and charged w

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-11-22 17:00:59

Northside Beverage seeking building permit before approval

An attorney representing Northside Beverage in Laurel has requested permission to begin interior work on a proposed renovation before receiving final approval from the Southold Town Planning Board. The proposed conversion calls for an existing two-story, 5,100-square-foot building on Old Main Road t

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-11-22 17:00:01

Local Educators Ask East Hampton Town To Reject Autism Specialists

Administrators from four area school districts this week asked East Hampton Town officials to reject a proposal by a school geared to autistic children to take over the former Child Development Center of the Hamptons building, saying that the current programs offered in local schools are sufficient

27EAST.COM - 2017-11-21 23:50:00

Hamptons Architect Profile: Ric Stott

Ric Stott didn't set out to be an award-winning architect: His first career was as a potter. After several years in construction, he got his masters in architecture. He established his Southampton firm in 1988, and since then he's been involved in hundreds of commercial and residential projects. Sto

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

My Hamptons: Gael Greene - Restaurant Critic, Author, Novelist

Gael Greene is an American institution. She became the restaurant critic at New York magazine in fall 1968, at the beginning of American restaurant culture. As a pioneering foodie (a term she coined in 1980), she hung out in the Hamptons with the likes of Craig Claiborne, Pierre Franey and Jacques P

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Eat, Drink, Be Merry at Dan's 2017 12 Wines of Christmas Holiday Dinner

'Tis the season to indulge and celebrate, and what better way to do both right here on the East End than with a dozen select Long Island wines, a dinner featuring the freshest in local ingredients and the merriment of the second annual Dan's 12 Wines of Christmas Holiday Dinner Event. Set at North F

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Hamptons Epicure: Turkey Sandwich Time - Best Mayonnaise to Gobble

As many of our readers know, I'm in the process of writing a cookbook, with Hillary Davis, about local, seasonal eating in the Hamptons. She's a famous Francophile, I'm a farm girl. Naturally, our book will include a recipe for homemade mayonnaise. East End eggs are some of the best. Yes, real mayon

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-22 08:00:00