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Georgia man accused of running meth 'superlab' sentenced to 30 years in jail

A Palmetto, Ga., man was sentenced to 30 years in prison after authorities discovered a methamphetamine "superlab" containing about 400 pounds of crystal and liquid methamphetamine and several loaded firearms, federal officials announced Tuesday in a press release. Ramiro Hermosillo-Salazar, 30, was

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-16 23:09:00

Georgia Weather: Up To 2 Inches Of Snow, Dangerous Cold Tuesday

ATLANTA, GA - Temperatures in metro Atlanta were beginning to drop Tuesday afternoon, with increasingly dire forecasts calling for the bottom to drop out, bringing snow and dangerous wind chills to the area. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory starting at 5 p.m. in most

PATCH - 2018-01-16 14:23:30

Newnan-Coweta Humane Society gets a 'forever home'

NEWNAN, Ga. - It's an organization dedicated to rescuing and finding homes for pets, but for more than 40 years, the Newnan-Coweta Humane Society has been homeless itself. Now, dedicated volunteers are celebrating the start of a new year in their very own facility. Dawn is my little fuzzball!!!! Lov

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-16 13:55:00

Woman says suspected robbers followed her home from grocery store

FAYETTE COUNTY, Ga. - A Fayette County woman says at least two men followed her from a grocery store to her house in an attempt to rob her. The unidentified victim shared dash cam video with Channel 2 Action News from the incident January 5 off Ginger Cake Road at around 7:00 p.m. She told Channel

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-16 00:33:22

Carrollton police warning residents about scam calls

Residents are receiving scam robocalls claiming to be from Carrollton police. "We have gotten several calls from people who are getting robocalls," said Carrollton police Capt. Shannon Cantrell. "The calls are showing as coming from our number here at the police department." Cantrell said the automa

TIMES-GEORGIAN.COM - 2018-01-16 04:55:00

Coweta County School System cancels after-school activities

The Newnan Times-Herald The Coweta County School System has canceled all after-school activities scheduled for Tuesday, January 16. School operations and dismissal are expected to continue as normal otherwise on Tuesday, January 16. Elementary-based After-School Programs are expected to go on as

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-16 19:56:00

Rodney Baxter Cage, age 73

Rodney Cage Rodney Baxter Cage was born to Jere and Elizabeth Cage in Berkhamsted, England, on September 25, 1944. While stationed in Berkhamsted during WWII, Jere, who served in the U.S. Army Air Corps, met and married Betty Baxter. After marrying in England, Jere and Betty welcomed their first of

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-16 17:21:58

Katherine O'Brien Allgood, 69, of Fayetteville

Katherine Allgood Katherine "Kathy" O'Brien Allgood, 69, of Fayetteville passed away January 7, 2018. Kathy loved her family and was lovingly called "Nonnie" by all who knew her. Kathy is survived by her husband of 47 years, Steve Allgood; daughters, Jeannie Allgood and Amy Allgood; son, Jeff (Megan

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-16 17:00:36

Police investigate a shooting in Southeast Fresno

The Fresno Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened near Woodrow Avenue and Fillmore Avenue at around 8:30 p.m. Sunday. Authorities say the suspects were inside a vehicle and shot at two houses. Police say the shooting may be gang-related. No one was injured. Stay with Action News

ABC30 FRESNO - 2018-01-15 05:50:33

Fake 'homeless' councilman left in parking lot of Fresno City Hall

An unusual sight at Fresno City Hall in Downtown where someone left a mattress, complete with a fake councilmember, laying in a parking stall. The councilmember featured in this was District 2 Councilman Steve Brandau. Written on the mattress was "Retweet this" with an obscene gesture drawn below it

ABC30 FRESNO - 2018-01-16 17:34:49

Fresno police search for man who pointed handgun at security guard in Rite Aid

FRESNO, California - Police are searching for a man who they say pointed a handgun at a security guard at a Fresno Rite Aid. The incident happened around 6:30pm Monday at the Rite Aid on Fresno and B street. Police say a loss prevention officer confronted the man about items he allegedly stole from

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2018-01-16 06:33:33

Hundreds come for an Amazon job. Dozens learn they aren't what Fresno warehouse needs now

A three-day job fair in downtown Fresno began early Tuesday, marking the kickoff for people hoping to find work at Amazon's huge order-processing center under construction at the city's south edge. Hundreds of hopeful job-seekers showed up at the DoubleTree hotel. Some waited outside for hours on a

FRESNO BEE - 2018-01-16 18:19:00

'Teachers are fighting for the silent majority of children' in possible Fresno Unified strike

On Thursday, Fresno Unified School District and teachers will receive a fact-finding report that may determine whether there will be a strike in the district or not. As a retired teacher, I can tell you that teachers are fighting for the silent majority of children in this district who come and wan

FRESNO BEE - 2018-01-16 23:00:00

Good Samaritan assists arrest of gang member in Southwest Fresno

A Southwest Fresno neighborhood was awakened to a loud crash Sunday morning. A suspected drunk driver was speeding through the area and drove onto a curb before crashing into a car. He turned the corner and finally came to a stop where Edward Williams tried to detain the driver. "He took off running

ABC30 FRESNO

Amazon recruitment fair to come to Fresno

FRESNO, Calif. - If you're looking for a job take note of this. Tomorrow through Thursday Amazon is hosting a job fair at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Downtown Fresno. It needs workers for its new fulfillment center that's under construction. Finding the perfect job or finding the perfect employee, s

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2018-01-16 02:48:16

Police search for suspect who shot at 2 homes in Southeast Fresno

Police say they received a shot-spotter call around 8:30 Sunday night, two homes just a block apart from each other had been shot at. One near the intersection of Fillmore and Woodrow, where police say there was a man inside at the time of the shooting. The other home is on Fillmore and Baker. Polic

ABC30 FRESNO - 2018-01-15 05:50:33

Mom with baby in tow charged with smuggling pot, painkillers into Attica

A 25-year-old Rochester woman was charged with promoting prison contraband and endangering the welfare of a child when she tried to visit an inmate at Attica Correctional Facility. (Sharon Cantillon/News file photo) A woman with a baby was arrested for allegedly smuggling marijuana and other control

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-16 04:38:27

Police seek help IDing man who passed counterfeit bill

State police are asking for the public's help identifying a man suspected of passing counterfeit money in Steuben County. The suspect passed a counterfeit bill at the Dollar General store in Avoca on Dec. 31, according to New York State Police at Bath. The suspect is described as a black male, thin

STAR-GAZETTE - 2018-01-16 19:15:07

Atlanta firefighter catches child thrown from burning apartment (video)

More than 45 firefighters battled a big apartment blaze near Atlanta before dawn Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, saying they had to kick down doors and catch babies to get them safely away from the smoke and flames. The fire left a dozen people with minor injuries, mostly related to smoke inhalation, said

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 13:09:28

Everyday Hunter: Well done, my friend

Modern media creates many heroes, stars, mentors, and role models. Unless you are a deer hunter you may not have noticed the late Charlie Alsheimer, but for us he was all that, and more. As a young Air Force recruit in Vietnam, Charlie was introduced to photography. When he returned home he carried

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-16 18:27:00