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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


Rape, aggravated sodomy case moves on to Superior Court

A woman told authorities she was able to escape an alleged rape and call 911 at a neighbor's house last month, according to testimony Friday in Magistrate Court. Mark Aaron Gibson, 32, of Alto, was charged with two counts of aggravated sodomy, rape, battery and false imprisonment. Hall County Sherif


Braving the wilderness of the Appalachian Trail

"I've always been involved with the scouts since Tiger Scouts in kindergarten," he said. "I started camping early and spent a lot of time in Northeast Georgia spending time learning about how to survive in the wilderness. Fourman became an Eagle Scout in 2006 and spent two weeks in Mexico trekking t


Oconee County woman flown to hospital after her throat is cut during assault

The assault happened at a home on Padgett Street on the Utica Mill Hill near Seneca, according to Oconee County Sheriff's Office spokesman Jimmy Watt. A 27-year-old Seneca man was taken into custody in connection with assault, Watt said. The man was apprehended while walking on Goddard Avenue. The a

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2017-11-19 19:16:43

Woman's body found with gunshot wounds on side of highway

Police are investigating the scene where a woman's body was found with gunshot wounds on the side of a highway Sunday morning. She was found at about 10:30 a.m. at the 8900 block of SE Loop 410. Police said a driver saw what appeared to be someone laying on the grassy shoulder of the access road.

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-11-19 14:13:38

Witness the 'Light Up Downtown' in San Antonio!

The beautiful Riverwalk will come to life this Friday during Mayor Nirenberg's Light Up Downtown Holiday Contest! You and your family are invited to come and witness this event take place and they encourage you to go home afterwards and vote online for the business that you feel had the best holiday

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-11-20 12:04:27

Ballet San Antonio's "The Nutcracker" is back!

It's one of the most popular ballet performances during the holidays and it's back at The Tobin Center starting Nov. 24! Willie Shives is in the studio this morning to tell you more about what you can expect to see at Ballet San Antonio's "The Nutcracker"! Ballet San Antonio "The Nutcracker"Nov. 24

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-11-20 12:07:18

Man killed during rollover accident on South side

Police are investigating what led to a fatal crash on the South side Saturday night. The crash happened at the 2100 block of SE Military Drive at about 8 p.m. When officers arrived, a grey Toyota was found rolled over Military Drive. The driver had been ejected from his vehicle and pronounced dead

NEWS4SANANTONIO.COM - 2017-11-20 12:05:30

Two charged with trafficking teenage girls; police say they met on social app

SAN ANTONIO - Two suspects were arrested on human trafficking charges on Monday after a teenager escaped from a north side hotel and told police she and another teen were being held against their will. The two men who have yet to be identified are accused of holding two teenage girls against their

KSAT 12 - 2017-11-20 19:14:33

If you could go back in time...

Happy Monday! Here are 25 things you probably wish you could go back in time and tell yourself as a child. There is also a few reasons why you should give a potential date your email address rather than your phone number! The holidays are officially here and experts say that putting up your decorati

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-11-20 12:06:14

Governor offers reward in murder of Border Patrol agent

UPDATE: Texas Governor Greg Abbott issued a $20,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for killing Agent Rogelio Martinez on Sunday. His partner remains in serious condition at a hospital. See below for details regarding the Texas Crime Stoppers

NEWS4SANANTONIO.COM - 2017-11-20 12:19:17

Man charged in fatal shooting of 16-year-old in Converse

SAN ANTONIO - Authorities in Converse have made an arrest in the murder of a 16-year-old Sunday afternoon. 30-year-old David Martinez II has been taken into custody for the fatal shooting of Reginald Adams. Police were called to the Town Square Apartments just after 1 p.m. Sunday and found Adams s

KSAT 12 - 2017-11-20 12:03:02

Wilmington Shriners holds tree show

The Aleppo Shriners in Wilmington held the Feztival of Trees, a fundraiser for Shriners causes, Nov. 17-19. The name is a play on words, referring to the traditional Shriner fez. Festivities included a Christmas tree display, photos with Santa, crafts, treats, a scavenger hunt and more. The Aleppo S

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-20 22:00:33

ATV crash victim was Wilmington resident; Shawsheen Tech student

BILLERICA -- Family, friends and teachers at Shawsheen Valley Technical High School were in mourning Monday after Atley Miller, 15, died over the weekend in an ATV crash. Peers took to social media after Sunday's tragedy in Tewksbury, where the Wilmington teenager died off South Street near Krochma

LOWELL SUN - 2017-11-20 19:56:15

15-year-old Wilmington boy dies in ATV crash

A 15-year-old Wilmington boy died Sunday in an ATV crash, according to Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan. In a press release on Nov. 19, Ryan said at 11:12 a.m. Tewksbury Police responded to a 911 call to private property on South Street in Tewksbury for a report of an ATV crash. Upon arrival

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-20 18:19:57

Selectman, Wilmington Resident Battle Over Detox Center Proposal

WILMINGTON, MA -- It started with a petition to ban drug treatment facilities in residential neighborhood in Wilmington. It escalated to a Facebook post that a key backer of the petition claims crossed a line. And now it's an open letter that ends with a selectmen warning a resident to never "breath

PATCH - 2017-11-20 03:28:02