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Gov. Deal declares State of Emergency declared for 83 counties ahead of winter weather

Governor Nathan Deal has issued a state of emergency for nearly a third of the counties in Georgia ahead of expected severe winter weather. Deal issued the notice late Tuesday for 83 counties spanning much of central and north Georgia in response from the latest updates from the National Weather Ser

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-17 06:40:00

Maysville man given 25-year prison sentence in rape case

A Hall County jury found a Maysville man guilty Friday on charges of rape and aggravated child molestation of a girl under the age of 10, according to court documents. Randy Travis Brigham, 27, was convicted on all four counts brought against him. He was given a 25-year prison sentence. Following th

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-16 19:52:00

Clayton schools closed Wednesday due to winter weather concerns

JONESBORO - Clayton County Public Schools officials have cancelled classes for Wednesday, Jan. 17. The cancellation includes all programs and activities. "This decision is made in the interest of keeping our students, their families and our employees safe during the anticipated adverse weather condi

CLAYTON NEWS DAILY - 2018-01-17 00:07:00

Sheriff's Office: Chase leads to crash in Oconee Co.

An SC Highway Patrol trooper was involved in a chase that led to a crash in Oconee County, the Sheriff's Office said. Officials with the Oconee County Sheriff's Office say dispatchers informed them that a trooper was pursing a vehicle that was reportedly speeding on Seneca Creek Road Tuesday evening

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-01-17 06:18:00

Authorities: Gainesville man accused of child molestation

A Gainesville man is accused of molesting a 12-year-old girl in Hall County, according to authorities. Timothy Lucas Rink, 17, was charged with child molestation. He was booked Monday in to the Hall County Jail, where he is being held on a $13,950 bond, according to the online jail database. Hall Co

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-17 03:51:00

Georgia man arrested after puppy freezes to death, police say

CORNELIA, Ga. - A man from Habersham County has been arrested after police say he left a young puppy out on his porch during freezing weather. Bobby Kyle Nelms, a 20-year-old resident of Cornelia, was arrested by police and animal control officers for the charge of aggravated cruelty to animals Acco

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-01-16 18:19:00

Gainesville marchers commemorate life of Martin Luther King Jr.

Marchers gathered Monday in Gainesville to celebrate the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr. The march began at the Butler Center on Athens Street and proceeded to the Fair Street School. The focus of this year's event, organized by the Newtown Florist Club, is affordable housing and health car

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-15 21:55:00

Boat retailer, medical office get initial OK from Gainesville planners

A burgeoning speedboat retailer got the OK from the Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board on Tuesday to develop a storefront at the intersection of McEver Road and Hillside Gardens Lane in Hall County. City Council will have the final say when it reviews and votes on the proposal at its Feb. 6 meet

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-17 03:22:00

Taunton man killed in Carver crash

CARVER -State Police are investigating a fatal two-car crash in Carver early last Friday morning. State Police responded to the accident on Route 44 just after 12:30 a.m. The preliminary investigation by Trooper Justin Greene indicates that a 23-year-old Monponsett man was traveling on 44 westbound

CAPECOD.COM - 2018-01-16 16:44:17

Brockton man lied to Easton cops, had loaded handgun, police say

Easton Police discovered a loaded handgun in Aderito Amado's vehicle Monday afternoon. EASTON - A Brockton man who lied to police officers had a loaded handgun in his car Monday afternoon, police said. Aderito Amado, 27, was arrested for possession of the unlicensed .45-caliber weapon and providing

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-16 17:02:20

AccuWeather Forecast: Winter Storm Warning Issued for Wednesday

TAUNTON, MA (National Weather Service/AccuWeather/Steve Travis) - A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 1 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday for central, eastern and northeastern Massachusetts and northern Rhode Island. Snow arrives late Tuesday with a low of 29. Snow may mix with or even change to ra

IHEART.COM - 2018-01-16 16:30:00

State police say alleged drunken driver stopped on I-95 in Mansfield traveling 20 mph

ATTLEBORO -- State police say they arrested an alleged drunken driver after other motorists called about a car driving 20 mph and traveling erratically on Interstate 95. Amando Tejeda, 41, of Woonsocket, pleaded innocent Tuesday in Attleboro District Court where he also faces charges of driving with

SUN CHRONICLE - 2018-01-16 20:07:00

Child Porn Possession, Drug Possession: Norwood Police Log

7:05 a.m. - A car was vandalized on Oak Road. January 9 6:44 a.m. - A 15-year-old on school street was arrested and charged with possession of child pornography. 11:04 a.m. - A car hit a snowbank near Sunoco on Route 1. 1:38 p.m. - A caller stated that she forwarded a Facebook post to the police dep

PATCH - 2018-01-16 22:42:10

Truck slams into car dealership lot causing 8-car crash

A truck veered off Memorial Drive and into a car dealership parking lot Tuesday, striking seven vehicles and injuring one employee, Avon Fire Chief Robert Spurr said. The Brockton Enterprise reports the truck, traveling southbound, drove into the Avon Auto Brokers lot around 4:25 p.m. The injured em

WCVB - 2018-01-17 03:43:00

Brockton boy, 15, charged with attempted murder in stabbing

The suspect is charged with stabbing a 16-year-old boy. BROCKTON - A 15-year-old boy was charged with attempted murder, accused of stabbing another teen known to him Sunday night, police said. Firefighters and paramedics responded to 45 Battles Farm Drive about 10:13 p.m. after receiving a report of

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-16 23:00:58

Norton Hourly Forecast: Up To 3 Inches Of Snow Ahead

Snow (1-3 in.) starting tonight, continuing until tomorrow afternoon.5pm - Mostly Cloudy, 33 Chance of precipitation: 0%. Wind 4 mph from the S.6pm - Mostly Cloudy, 32 Chance of snow: 1%. Wind 4 mph from the S.7pm - Mostly Cloudy, 30 Chance of snow: 2%. Wind 4 mph from the S.8pm - Mostly Cloudy, 29

PATCH - 2018-01-16 22:07:57

Firearm stolen in Lincoln located after crash in Western Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. - A gun taken from an unlocked vehicle in Lincoln was located after two juveniles crashed a stolen vehicle in Western Nebraska on Monday. Lincoln Police said a 21-year-old man reported he left his 2017 Ford truck unlocked in the 1400 Block of Indigo road on Sunday evening, and his .38

1011NOW.COM - 2018-01-16 17:09:00

LPD: Surveillance video nearly doubles chance of catching criminals

LINCOLN, Neb. - Lincoln Police said the department is seeing an increase in the amount of video footage it's processing for violent crimes. LPD handled 1,177 video cases in 2017, up from 815 in 2016, and because of this officers say they're backlogged. Mark Whitehead is the President of Whitehead

1011NOW.COM - 2018-01-17 02:29:00

Local woman arrested for domestic assault

A Fremont woman was arrested and charged with strangulation and 3rd Degree domestic assault earlier this week, according to Fremont Police. The department reported that at approximately 8:30 a.m. on Monday, Asa Primeaux, 31, of Fremont was arrested and charged with strangulation and 3rd Degree domes

FREMONT TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 20:32:00

Charges filed against man shot while trying to flee officers

Three charges have been filed against a man who was shot while trying to flee officers here in Lincoln. Court records show *Thomas Sailors of Beatrice faces charges of assault on an officer, theft and operating a vehicle to avoid arrest. Police say a U.S. Marshal shot Sailor after he hit 4 vehicles,

KLKNTV.COM - 2018-01-16 16:39:00