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Moultrie police search for family of officer killed in 1930's

Moultrie police are searching for any family members of one of their officers who was killed in the line of duty in the 1930's. Investigators said someone in the Tallahassee area contacted them with newspaper articles about officer Jack Palmer's death. Palmer was killed in a motorcycle crash after a


Man charged after wreck that killed wife of Crisp Co. deputy

A man turned himself in for his role in an accident that killed the wife of a Crisp County deputy in June. Donn Smith, 29, turned himself in at the Houston County Sheriff's Office around 5:30 p.m. Thursday. Smith has been charged with 1st-degree vehicle homicide, hit and run, DUI, open container and


Crisp Co. man convicted on two counts of child molestation

A jury convicted a Crisp County man on two counts of child molestation Friday. The jury came back with a guilty verdict for Hermenegildo Virgil Friday. The charges came from an incident with a 5-year-old back in 2011. The Crisp County Sheriff's Office investigated the case along with the Crescent Ho

WALB 10 - 2017-11-18 22:02:18

Dougherty Co. Coroner pronounces a Alabama College student dead in Albany

Dougherty County Coroner Michael Fowler pronounced a student from an Alabama college dead just before 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Fowler says 19-year-old Albert Luke from Birmingham, Alabama was found in his hotel room at the Parks Inn by Radison in Albany. Luke was a basketball player at the University of

WALB 10 - 2017-11-18 18:41:39

Annual Empty Bowls set for Jan. 17 at Albany Civic Center

Hundreds of handmade, handpainted bowls are usually available to participants at the annual Empty Bowls fundraiser for the SOWEGA Council on Aging's Meal on Wheels program and the Albany Area Arts Council. The event will be held at the Albany Civic Center on Jan. 17. (File Photo) Volunteers with the

ALBANY HERALD - 2017-11-18 00:39:00

One dead in Coffee County motorcycle crash

Troopers with the Georgia State Patrol responded to a fatal crash in Coffee County around 7:30 p.m. Friday. It happened at the intersection of Highway 221 and New Forrest Highway. Troopers said Tommy Fort, 28, was driving north on Highway 221 on his motorcycle when he crashed with a Ford F-150 that

WALB 10 - 2017-11-18 22:55:13

Santa arrives in Albany 2017

Hundreds of children and their families gathered at the Albany Mall Friday evening for the arrival of Santa Claus. It was the 40th year of the Albany holiday tradition. Hundreds of children and their families gathered at the Albany Mall Friday evening for the arrival of Santa Claus. It was the 40th

ALBANY HERALD - 2017-11-19 14:42:00

Jennifer 'Taylor' Lane & Jared Coody

FARGO - Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Lane of Fargo, Ga., and Ms. Jennifer Joyner Lane of Tifton, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer "Taylor" Lane of Homerville, to Jared Coody, of Lake Park, son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Coody of Lake Park. The wedding will be held at 5 p.m. Dec. 16, 2017

VALDOSTA DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-19 14:00:00

Highway closed in Southbury after firery crash

SOUTHBURY - The eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 between exits 16 and 17 remain closed Saturday after an early morning crash between two tractor trailers, one of which caught fire. Dispatchers from Connecticut State Police Troop A in Southbury said the crash was reported at 4:51 a.m. Saturday. Bot


Tractor Trailer Fire Closes I-84 In Southbury

In Southbury, I-84 was partially closed in both directions after two tractor trailers crashed, causing one to catch fire, state police say. The highway's eastbound lanes remain closed at Exits 16 and 17, Trooper Kelly Grant said at about 8:40 a.m. The westbound left and center lanes were initially c

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-11-18 14:00:00

I-84 closed in both directions Southbury

Interstate 84 is closed in both directions in Southbury due to a serious crash. The crash occurred just prior to 5 a.m. between exits 16 and 17. According to the Department of Transportation the crash involves multiple tractor trailers. There is no word on if there are any injuries at this time or h

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-11-18 13:14:00

New Details About Major Tractor-Trailer Fire On I-84 In Southbury

SOUTHBURY, CT - State Police released new details about the fiery crash that shut down a portion of Interstate 84 Eastbound in Southbury on Saturday for several hours. State Police said at 4:51 a.m. troopers responded to a two-vehicle accident on I-84 eastbound prior to exit 17. Benjamin Hurd, 41,

PATCH - 2017-11-18 13:49:06

I-84 in Southbury closed due to tractor trailer accident

SOUTHBURY, Conn. (WTNH) - Interstate 84 in Southbury is closed in both directions this morning due to a tractor trailer accident. The closure was reported around 5 AM between Exits 15 and 17. Two tractor trailers were reportedly involved in the accident. State Police said minor injuries were sustain

WTNH.COM - 2017-11-18 10:48:52

Fiery accident closes I-84 in Southbury Saturday morning

SOUTHBURY - A tractor trailer burst into flames and shut down both sides of the I-84 in Southbury early Saturday morning after an accident with another tractor trailer, according to police. The accident occurred just before 5 a.m. Saturday when two tractor trailers collided just past Exit 16, headed

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-18 11:58:48

Gun Debate Appears Resolved In Southbury: Report

SOUTHBURY, CT - It appears that people will continue to be allowed to possess guns on town properties and at town-sponsored public events. After an hour of debate no action was taken by the Board of Selectmen on a proposed ordinance that would have been guns on town properties and at public town eve


Southbury Debates Banning Guns at Certain Public Locations

Southbury's Board of Selectmen debated banning guns in town buildings, on town-owned property and at public events at a meeting Thursday, but no action was taken on the proposal. Southbury's Board of Selectmen debated banning guns in town buildings, on town-owned property and at public events at a m


At work with Alison: yoga instructor

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (WDTV) - Sheray Efaw was introduced to yoga a little over five years ago, after she met her now husband. Sheray is known by her brand name, 'WV Yoga Girl'. "Four or five months after we met, we went to Costa Rica for three months. My neighbor was a surf and yoga instructor and she


'You are our heroes'

Greene County was a place of pride and patriotism last weekend, as various Veterans Day events were held throughout the area in honor and recognition of the many local men and women who have served or are serving in the U.S. military. And each program gave area residents the opportunity to honor, re


Former Yum Yum workers open diner in Carmichaels

CARMICHAELS - Debra Allen and Jackie Gifford knew when Yum Yum Tasty Diner in Waynesburg moved locations earlier this year, they didn't want to stop serving breakfast, coffee and baked goods to their regulars. Sheetz bought out the plaza that once contained the diner and other shops for its ongoing

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2017-11-18 06:15:00

Fugitive caught in Taylor County

GRAFTON, W.Va. - A 44-year-old Grafton man was arrested on a fugitive warrant Friday. John Jay Kemper was found at an apartment between Ivandale and Thorton, according to Taylor County Prosecuting Attorney John Bord around 10:30 a.m. Friday. Troopers received two anonymous calls of Kemper's whereabo