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Marietta man killed in Paulding crash after hitting ice

A 22-year-old man from Cobb County was killed in a two-car crash Wednesday night in Paulding County, officials said. Antonio Brown of Marietta was driving a Ford F-250 pickup truck south on Bobo Road when he struck a patch of ice while negotiating a curve, according to the Georgia State Patrol. Th


Schools close as many counties continue to see icy roads

ATLANTA - The remaining snow and ice is still causing issues for some areas in Georgia as temperatures dropped below freezing Thursday night. [DOWNLOAD: WSB-TV's weather app for winter weather alerts] Several schools across the metro will be closed on Friday due to the lingering weather. School Clos

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-19 08:28:00

Suspected gang members tied to several Marietta crimes

MARIETTA, Ga. - Marietta Police asked for the community's help after the arrest of three men. Police said two are known gang members and have connected all three to crimes in the area. This all started when two of the men got into a fight with each other, according to police. People who live and wor

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-20 01:33:00

Wedding was called off, so groom's mom went to sell ring and someone stole it

A Cobb County woman has become the latest victim of a crime that began by arranging to buy or sell something online. Lured by a man on the 5miles app, the woman wanted to sell her son's wedding ring after the event was called off, Channel 2 Action News reported. So she agreed to meet the man in fron


WellStar lays off 49 employees

Marietta, Ga.-based WellStar Health System laid off 49 employees, or less than 1 percent of its 20,000-plus workforce, according to the Atlanta Business Chronicle. The layoffs include communications division positions and 16 part-time or as-needed roles, according to the report. They did not affect


Police: Drug deal gone bad leads to three arrests

Two men were arrested on multiple charges, including aggravated assault with attempt to murder and armed robbery, after Marietta Police investigated several calls about gunfire the night of Jan. 10. Officers and detectives responded to an area near Bells Ferry Road and Williams Drive following multi

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-18 19:27:00

Police: Gangster Disciplines members arrested after 'chaotic' situation near Circle K

MARIETTA, Ga. -- Police say two members of the Gangster Disciples street gang were arrested after a violent scene outside of a convenience store in Marietta. The "chaotic" situation unfolded around 8:30 p.m. on Jan. 10 near the parking lot of a Circle K near Bells Ferry Road and Williams Road, accor

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-18 20:22:00

Shootout in neighborhood sends families diving for cover

COBB COUNTY, Ga. - Acworth police say a shootout in a quiet neighborhood had some families diving for cover. The shooting happened Tuesday in the 100 block of Clubhouse Drive in Acworth. "Just one round after another. Bang, bang, bang," a homeowner told Channel 2 Cobb County Bureau Chief Chris Jose.

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-19 23:47:11

Fort Worth man fatally stabs 73-year-old grandfather

FORT WORTH, Texas - Fort Worth police say a man killed his grandfather by stabbing him early Friday morning. The man reportedly had some type of episode and attacked both his grandfather and mother in their home on Roddy Drive in south Fort Worth. The man's grandfather, identified as 73-year-old Anh

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-01-19 16:16:00

Grandfather stabbed to death by grandson at Fort Worth home, police say

A male fatally stabbed his grandfather and assaulted his mother Thursday evening in Fort Worth, police said. Officers were dispatched about 7:15 p.m.to a cutting call in the 3400 block of Roddy Drive, near McCart Avenue. The grandfather was pronounced dead on scene, police said. The mother and gra

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-19 03:36:00

North Tarrant Express Construction to Close Sections of North Tarrant County Highways This Weekend

Construction of the $1.4 billion North Texas Express will force several road closures along Loop 820 in Fort Worth this weekend. On Friday, Jan. 19 from 9 p.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20 the following closures will be in place: The direct connector from eastbound I-820 to northbound and southbou

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-01-19 21:06:57

Mother Who Fought Off Suspected Serial Groper Shares Her Story

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas -- Surveillance video shows a North Texas mom fighting back after a man attacks her in front of her daughter. The video released by Grand Prairie police on Thursday shows a woman wearing red wailing on her attacker in the parking lot of a grocery store. The woman, a Grand Prairi

ERIENEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-19 23:28:00

Police identify skeletal remains found in Mansfield

MANSFIELD, Texas - Police now know the name of the murdered woman whose skeletal remains were found in Mansfield several years ago. The bones were found on private property near Mitchell Road in 2015. Police said the property owner stumbled upon them while walking with family members. Investigators

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-01-19 21:30:00

Report reveals cause of deadly Central Texas helicopter crash

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) Federal investigations have concluded that vibration caused by high speed and low rotor rotation speed led to a Bell Helicopter aircraft crash that killed both people aboard. The crash happened July 6, 2016, near Italy northeast of Hillsboro as the crew was flight testing the

KWTX - 2018-01-18 21:05:00

Mansfield PD identifies remains of woman found in 2015

MANSFIELD -- Police in Mansfield have identified the remains of a woman found dead on Aug. 29, 2015. DNA samples were used to positively identify Tammie Michelle Washington, who was born in 1971 and lived in Arlington. The last known contact with her was back in 2005, police said. Her body was found

WFAA - 2018-01-18 21:02:21

In Trump's presidency, up is down and down is up. Better buckle up. | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

And here we are, one year later. If you are groping for markers by which to measure how profoundly we have been changed since Inauguration Day, here's one you might want to consider: In January of 1998, reports surfaced of a sexual affair between President Bill Clinton and a 24-year-old White House

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-01-19 21:09:00

Ashland police seeking citizen park patrol

Ashland, Ore.-The Ashland Police Department is looking to hire six seasonal park patrol members to watch over Lithia Park. "Lithia Park and the other parks are used quite a bit the attendance swells during the summer times and we need the extra help in the parks especially," Chief Tighe O'Meara with

KOBI5.COM - 2018-01-20 01:27:49

Cracker Barrel Coming To Medford

Right now city planners are still working out details but we have confirmed that the new area will have a Cracker Barrel and Chipotle. Discussion for a 5 Guys Burgers & Fries and another Mods Pizza are happening but are not a part of the plan yet. Robb Mayers, CEO of Outlier Construction says tha

KDRV - 2018-01-19 18:24:00

3 Arrested and Drug House Condemned in West Medford

A known drug house is condemned and at least three people were arrested on a lawn outside a Medford home. MEDFORD, Ore.-- Medford Police raided a known drug house near the intersection of West Main Street and North Columbus Avenue Wednesday afternoon. Following the hours-long raid, the home has b


Fleeing suspects crash on Highway 62

A midday pursuit through Medford Thursday ended with the airbags of a red 2017 Hyundai Accent deployed and two California men in custody. Kenneth Anthony Perkins, 18, of Richmond, and Samuel Barreras Luna Jr., 21, of Vacaville, were arrested after causing a crash on Highway 62 that blocked eastbound

MEDFORD MAIL TRIBUNE - 2018-01-18 22:04:00