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BREAKING: South Salem teacher jailed on cruelty to children charges

COVINGTON, Ga. - A South Salem Elementary School teacher is in the Newton County Jail with nine pending charges, including cruelty to children, and an open investigation with the Newton County School System as of Tuesday. Jacob Hoke, 28, of Covington, is facing charges of battery, first-degree crue

COVINGTON NEWS - 2018-01-17 05:05:00

1 dead in Jackson shooting

Authorities in Butts County on Monday were investigating a shooting that has left one person dead. Jackson Police Chief James Morgan said a shooting was reported Monday in the 200 block of North Mulberry Street. One person was dead from an apparent gunshot wound, Morgan said. The person's name was

JACKSONPROGRESS-ARGUS.COM - 2018-01-16 05:30:00

Sheriff: Jackson man shot, killed during robbery

Crime scene tape surrounds this home on North Mulberry Street in Jackson Tuesday after a man was killed there Monday evening in what authorities believe was a robbery. (Staff Photo: Michael Davis) Authorities have taken three people into custody in connection with a shooting death Monday evening at

JACKSONPROGRESS-ARGUS.COM - 2018-01-16 19:44:00

Driver flown to hospital after wreck on Hwy 212 in Newton Co.

COVINGTON, Ga. - A life flight has been requested after a two-vehicle wreck on Highway 212 at River Lane. All northbound and southbound lanes have been blocked as crews work to clear the wreck. The injured driver is in critical condition and there is no word on the condition of the other driver at

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-16 14:05:00

Police searching for fourth suspect in 'senseless' murder

JACKSON, Ga. - The Butts County Sheriff's Office needs your help to identify a suspect in a robbery that turned into a murder. Police say that two men and two women entered a home on Mulberry Street in Jackson, Ga. Monday night to commit a robbery. Three of the suspects - Sharrod "Spider" Ross, Kait

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-17 00:31:00

'Armed and dangerous' murder suspect on the loose

BUTTS COUNTY, Ga. - Police are looking for an "armed and extremely dangerous" man, after he allegedly shot and killed someone during an attempted armed robbery. The incident happened Monday night at a home on Mulberry Street in Jackson when four suspects entered the victims home with pistols. The

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-17 01:57:00

One killed in wreck Monday morning

A wrong-way driver was killed Monday morning in a wreck on U.S. Highway 19/41 near Odell Road. According to the Georgia State Patrol, the fatal crash involved a silver Mitsubishi Mirage and a gold Honda Odyssey van. "The driver of the Mitsubishi was traveling northbound in the southbound lanes of 19

GRIFFIN DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-15 19:08:00

Winter weather possible in Newton

COVINGTON, Ga. - Newton County could see a chance of snow and temperatures are expected to drop over the next day. A winter weather advisory has been issued, from 5 p.m. Tuesday until 7 a.m. Wednesday. The National Weather Service said about 0.3 inches of snow is possible in the Covington area.

COVINGTON NEWS - 2018-01-16 14:55:00

Multiple indictments in drug bust

LEBANON, TN - Local and federal authorities worked together Friday morning after a lengthy investigation that led to the arrests of multiple residents after indictments were handed down on various drug and weapon violations. Many of the violations were predominately for the sale or use of pharmaceut


Police discover meth lab at motel

Lebanon police officers found a meth lab at Travel Inn on Monday morning after they were sent to the motel to find two suspects with active warrants. According to Lebanon police Sgt. P.J. Hardy, officers were called to Travel Inn on Murfreesboro Road in Lebanon at about 9:30 a.m. to catch a man and

LEBANON DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-15 21:18:00

Sumner County municipalities, organizations announce closings

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Several area municipalities, businesses and organizations have announced closings and cancellations due to today's dangerous weather conditions. The City of Portland has announced that trash pickup is canceled until weather conditions are more stable and safe. The

THE TENNESSEAN - 2018-01-16 15:45:16

Snowy SOKY: Wintry weather causes closures, wrecks

GLASGOW - The snow that began Monday evening, tapered off some overnight and picked back up with a fury Tuesday morning led to numerous closures and cancellations ranging from city and county schools, university and community and technical college classes, and government meetings, including the Barr

GLASGOW DAILY TIMES - 2018-01-16 21:45:00

Dangerous driving conditions lead to dozens of accidents in South Central Kentucky

(WBKO) -- Early morning snowfall turned into slick roadways on Tuesday, making for a busy day for Kentucky State Police. The conditions were especially too much to handle for the driver of a tractor trailer that slid off the road at the end of the Natcher Parkway near Scottsville Road: Tractor trail

WBKO - 2018-01-17 02:18:00

Hartsville Pike closed for wreck

The crash occurred in the 9300 block of Hartsville Pike in Lebanon, near Ford Road. According to WEMA director Joey Cooper, crews estimated they'd have the road clear by about 3:15 p.m. The crash occurred in the 9300 block of Hartsville Pike in Lebanon, near Ford Road. According to WEMA director Jo

LEBANON DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-16 22:37:00

Wilson County gets round two of winter weather

As predicted, Wilson County received up to 2 inches of snow, and travel was greatly affected. Schools in Wilson County announced as early as Monday afternoon they would be closed Tuesday. National Weather Service forecasters issued a winter weather advisory Monday afternoon that lasted from 6 p.m. u

LEBANON DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-16 23:36:00

Maury county sees up to 4 inches in snowfall

Maury County and southern Middle Tennessee was transformed into a winter wonderland Tuesday with beautiful, albeit treacherous snow-covered roads. Columbia saw 2 inches of snow, while other parts of the county had 4 inches, the National Weather Service's Nashville office reported. Maury County Publi

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2018-01-16 19:33:37

Dunkin' Drops 'Donuts' From Name at New Quincy Store

Published at 9:13 AM EST on Jan 16, 2018 | Updated at 9:25 AM EST on Jan 16, 2018 The new menu, which the company began testing last February, will be unveiled Monday in New England and at all locations in the United States by mid-March. (Published Monday, Jan. 8, 2018) Dunkin' without the Donuts? A

NECN - 2018-01-16 14:13:41

Milton Hourly Forecast: Up To 4 Inches Of Snow Ahead

Snow (1-4 in.) starting tonight, continuing until tomorrow afternoon.5pm - Mostly Cloudy, 33 Chance of precipitation: 0%. Wind 3 mph from the S.6pm - Mostly Cloudy, 32 Chance of snow: 2%. Wind 4 mph from the S.7pm - Mostly Cloudy, 31 Chance of snow: 3%. Wind 5 mph from the S.8pm - Mostly Cloudy, 31

PATCH - 2018-01-16 22:03:44

Fire At Newton Crowne Plaza Hotel Closed I-90 Ramp For 2 Hrs

NEWTON, MA - The I-90 Westbound off-ramp to exit 17 in Newton is now reopened, but for more than two hours it was closed to traffic as the Newton Fire department worked to clean up after a 2-alarm fire and the ensuing smoke at the Crowne Plaza hotel on Washington Street. Traffic was backed up in Ne

PATCH - 2018-01-16 18:04:51

1 Killed After Trash Truck and Car Crash in Paxton

Receive the latest new-england updates in your inbox NBC10 Boston One person was killed and another was injured Tuesday evening after a trash truck and another vehicle crashed in Paxton, Massachusetts. Police confirm the crash took place on Route 56. The road was closed between Route 122 in Paxton a

NECN - 2018-01-17 01:51:43