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Townville man drowns in Lake Hartwell while trying to dock boat

A Townville man drowned in Lake Hartwell early Sunday after his boat drifted away while he was trying to dock the vessel. Anderson County Deputy Coroner Don McCown identified the victim as 45-year-old Allan Garber. Authorities were summoned to Oakview Road in Townville shortly after midnight Sunday

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2017-11-19 18:52:29

Dobbins' new flight plan

Dobbins Air Reserve Base and Lockheed Martin's Marietta facility are more than just neighbors, but rather two entities that go hand-in-hand. "It really is a partnership right now between the Georgia National Guard, Dobbins Air Reserve Base and the other tenants out there, and Lockheed," says David C

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-19 03:00:00

'Armed and dangerous' couple in custody after police shooting

Gainesville police told Channel 2 Action News the incident happened along Athens Street at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard Friday evening. Investigators asked people nearby to lock their doors and report any suspicious activity to police. Police told Channel 2's Steve Gehlbach they were looking for

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2017-11-19 11:45:21

Civil rights hero to speak at MLK banquet

FILE - In this March 7, 1965, file photo tear gas fills the air as state troopers, ordered by Alabama Gov. George Wallace, break up a march at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala., on what became known as Bloody Sunday. President Barack Obama is marking the 45th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday" by

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-11-19 04:00:00

EDITORIAL: Runway plan could write next chapter for Dobbins

Marietta and Cobb County would not be the envy of many a community were it not for the presence of Dobbins Air Reserve Base and Lockheed Martin. Historians date the story for these economic engines to 1940, when President Franklin Roosevelt raised concerns over the nation's lack of preparation for W

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-19 03:00:00

Woman says Facebook comments led to threats from KKK

BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. - A woman says members of the KKK are threatening her family after an argument on Facebook. The Bartow County Sheriff's office is investigating it as a case of terroristic threats. The woman, who did not want to be identified, said someone questioned in a Facebook post if a Martin


Entrepreneur's Corner: Best Junk Removal

Spartanburg resident David Akridge left the corporate world in 2015 and, on a whim last February, started a junk removal service he called Best Junk Removal. Akridge said he saw a need for a junk removal service that specialized in larger-scale removals, so that's what he and his team focused on. Th

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-11-20 00:21:19

Slideshow: AMAs reflect year in pop music, where male acts dominated

Family of Tigers fans needs your help to find cherished Clemson hat lost at football gameFamily of Tigers fans needs your help to find cherished Clemson hat lost at football game Updated: Sunday, November 19 2017 5:53 PM EST2017-11-19 22:53:37 GMT It's been passed down in the family for years. Emily

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-20 03:21:00

Authorities seek suspect in fatal shooting of police officer

Authorities say the 25-year-old Shaw was shot in the chest while chasing Holt on foot. Investigators say they know why the traffic stop occurred. But they won't provide further details, citing the ongoing investigation. Shaw had served as a part-time officer in three other towns before joining the N

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-19 20:16:38

Police: Couple and adult son dead in possible murder-suicide

SAMMAMISH, Wash. (AP) - Authorities say a Washington couple and their adult son were found dead in their home in an apparent double murder-suicide. The King County Sheriff's Office says police were notified by a family member when the father did not show up to an appointment Saturday. When deputies

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-19 21:33:53

Trump says he should have left UCLA players in Chinese jail

"Who?" LaVar Ball told ESPN on Friday, when asked about Trump's involvement in the matter. "What was he over there for? Don't tell me nothing. Everybody wants to make it seem like he helped me out." Trump has said he raised the players' detention with Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) d

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-19 22:27:00

Police investigating shooting on North Clinton Ave. at Borchard St.

One victim is 35-years-old and was shot in the upper body. He was transported to Rochester General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The other victim is 40-years-old and was also shot in the upper body. He was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital and is undergoing surgery. His conditio

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-20 02:26:00

Canandaigua Police investigating missing female

She was driving her grey 2016 Hyundai Sante Fe, NY registration HKX-8942, eastbound on Beeman Street, which is located in the downtown district of Canandaigua. Monica has had no communication with family or friends. Possible last known location to be in the Geneva area. Monica has blonde hair, gre

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-20 01:44:00

Police: Father failed to help infant found dead in car

He later returned. Officers found the child unresponsive in the vehicle. The infant was taken to a hospital and later pronounced dead. Police say an investigation determined the father, identified as Divya Patel, was aware the child had died and didn't render aid or seek emergency care. Patel was he

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-19 20:38:43

Missing 5-year-old girl returns home to Rochester with grandmother

Laylani "Lily" Ortiz, the 5-year-old girl who went missing last week, arrived back safely in Rochester on Sunday night with her grandmother, Inez Torres, who is also her legal guardian. Torres flew to San Diego and reunited with Lily on Saturday. "We both cried together, but we're going home now, th

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-11-20 02:46:38

Santa's in town? You need an appointment this year

Starting Monday, eager families can go online to sign up for a time slot from 30 minutes to five days in advance. No walk-ins are allowed. Admission is free to Santaland Herald Square and runs from the day after Thanksgiving through Christmas Eve. Macy's says the new arrangement is intended to cut d

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-20 00:51:42

W.L. "Dub" Sturgeon

W. L. Dub Sturgeon, son of the late William Luther Sturgeon and Sylvia (Long) Sturgeon Sutton was born January 31, 1933 in Senath, and departed this life on November 16, 2017 at the age of 84. Dub married Kay Gifford on February 16, 1974. Survivors include: his wife: Kay Sturgeon of Kennett; one son


Jackson County Sheriff's Office investigating a homicide

SHOOTING.png Jackson County Sheriff's office is investigating a homicide. According to Captain Ricky Morales, the Diaz Police Department requested deputies help at a crash near the Diaz Scrap Yard. When deputies arrived, the man involved in the crash made a statement that raised suspicion. Morales s

KATV - 2017-11-19 10:39:07

Veteran comes back to New Madrid to give turkeys to dozens of families

A former New Madrid, Missouri graduate returned to his hometown to give back to the community. Ozell Graham searched his pockets and bought 75 turkeys from the Sikeston Walmart on Sunday morning on November 19. "I wanted to come back and support the community that has supported me over the years,"

KFVS12 - 2017-11-19 22:24:13

MoDOT to help area families with their Christmas wishes

Missouri Department of Transportation employees for three decades have helped grant Christmas wishes to Southeast Missouri families through the Christmas Angels program. This year's chili event will take place Thursday, December 7 and orders for chili are due by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, December 5. An ord