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Man Driving On Railroad Track Leaps From Pickup Before Train Rear-Ends It

HORTENSE - A Hortense man was driving a pickup truck down a railroad track here before daybreak this morning when, in his rear-view mirror, what to his wondering eyes should appear ... but a locomotive! The impaired driver, Jerry Lovell, age unavailable, was driving on Georgia 32 when he made a lef

WAYCROSS JOURNAL-HERALD - 2017-09-22 14:34:28

Pet Owners: Tips to Maintain a Beautiful Home

(StatePoint) For all the companionship pets provide, it's fair to admit that they can mess up a clean, tidy home pretty quickly. But rather than sequester furry loved ones to certain rooms of the house or simply submit to the chaos, you can follow a few savvy tips to keep your home fresh with less w

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

Tips to Throw the Best Movie Night Ever

Will it be a family-friendly night? Will the movies screened have a theme -- such as all being by one director or set in the same city? Know who your audience is and select movies that best fit the bill. 2. Get the real theater feel. Get the real movie theater experience in the comfort of your home

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

You need more fruits and veggies: 5 easy ways to get there

(BPT) - Most Americans understand the importance of including a variety of fruits and vegetables into their diets, but finding inspiration and fresh ideas for incorporating them into everyday meals can be challenging. Research shows that only 10 percent of Americans are meeting the MyPlate recommend

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2017-09-21 16:31:00

Ready, set, guests: 3 paint projects for fall entertaining

(BPT) - "Despite the hectic chaos that comes with the back-to-school season and adapting our family schedules, I find fall to be the perfect time to tackle my home to-do list," explains Cyndy Aldred, the do-it-yourself paint blogger behind The Creativity Exchange. "It's perfect because fall is our f

THEALMATIMES.COM - 2017-09-22 20:01:01

Are You Carrying the Right Credit Card for Your Financial Goals?

(StatePoint) If you've ever been confused by how to find the right credit card, you're not alone. A recent national survey found that consumers are overwhelmed by the many credit card offers they receive, and find the process of selecting the right card difficult to navigate. The survey, conducted b

THEALMATIMES.COM - 2017-09-23 05:00:00

Fall in Love with Greater Fort Lauderdale

(NewsUSA) - Travelers may think of summer and beach activities when they think of Florida, but Greater Fort Lauderdale takes its relaxing vibe into the fall season. With options for off-season savings, visitors can enjoy a VIP experience for less and make the most of a fall visit to the destination,

THEALMATIMES.COM - 2017-09-21 13:51:40

Mobile home explosion sends four to hospital

Four Tulare residents were rushed to nearby hospitals after an explosion erupted in their mobile home Saturday morning. Lori Holik and her 10-year-old foster daughter were getting ready to start their day when they heard several explosions next door. The girl said she heard screaming and saw black

VISALIA TIMES-DELTA - 2017-09-23 19:34:28

Employees Resign at Tulare Public Cemetery District

Three employees resigned from the Tulare Cemetery and one new board member took a seat at the Tulare Public Cemetery District meeting Wednesday, September 20. The cemetery district was in need of one more member to make a quorum and to get back to work after two tumultuous months. Alberto Aguilar wa

OURVALLEYVOICE.COM - 2017-09-24 09:05:25

Visalia police search for suspect

Officials say, this woman is wanted in connection to an identity-theft investigation. Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Officials say, this woman is wanted in connection to an identity-theft inve

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2017-09-24 07:08:38

Students enjoy first ever regatta

Dinuba High School was recently transformed into the site for a "boat race," turning a typical lunch recess into an exciting and intriguing event for students. DHS held its first ever "Boat Regatta" at the campus pool on Friday. The event was created as an idea to get DHS freshmen involved at campus

REEDLEYEXPONENT.COM - 2017-09-21 17:43:00

Farm Bureau to Host 8th Annual Bounty of the County

For the eighth year in a row, Tulare County Farm Bureau is inviting the community to join us in celebration of Tulare County Agriculture at Bounty of the County on September 29 at the Historic Seven Sycamores Ranch in Ivanhoe. Guests can enjoy the finest food and beverage made with locally sourced p

OURVALLEYVOICE.COM - 2017-09-22 19:49:23

11-year-old arrested in Mooney Grove Park museum vandalism

Visalia Police arrested five children this week in multiple cases involving vandalism, terrorist threats and beating a woman with sticks. Two of the arrests are linked to the vandalism Mooney Grove Park that took place late last week. The suspects, responsible for causing more than $5,000 in damage

VISALIA TIMES-DELTA - 2017-09-21 19:36:09

Teen birth rates are highest in our poorest neighborhoods. But they affect all of us

It's about a 15-minute drive from McLane High to Buchanan High, but the difference in teen birth rates within the schools' respective ZIP codes is staggering -and alarming. Buchanan High, a Clovis Unified school, is in Fresno County's 93619 ZIP code, where less than 1 percent of teenage girls gave

FRESNO BEE - 2017-09-22 18:44:00

Quail Park at Shannon Ranch Celebrates Groundbreaking

Living Care Lifestyles and local partners on September 7 celebrated the groundbreaking of Quail Park at Shannon Ranch, a new active senior living community in northwest Visalia. The event kicked off construction of the new community, which will ultimately close a gap in the continuum of services for

OURVALLEYVOICE.COM - 2017-09-22 19:21:51

'It's OK to say suicide': School districts set new tone for suicide prevention awareness

For many local students, the first day of the new school year brought with it many opportunities. For most, those included making new friends, sharing a summer memory and learning new material. But for one Visalia Unified School District student, that hot August day unexpectedly turned into a chanc

VISALIA TIMES-DELTA - 2017-09-22 22:46:28

High-speed rail construction in Tulare County delayed; legal battle marches on

Construction on California's $64 billion high-speed rail line in Tulare County will be delayed a couple of weeks, officials said this week. The move will allow the agency to concentrate on construction at a Fresno County location, said Toni Tinoco, a spokesperson for the High Speed Rail authority. T

VISALIA TIMES-DELTA - 2017-09-22 00:47:08

Tulare City Council Clashes Continue

Even when Mayor Carlton Jones doesn't show up, controversy doesn't stop for the Tulare City Council. Only this time, it seems it was much ado about nothing. At the meeting held September 5, Councilman Jose Sigala prompted a discussion on last year's travel budget for members of the Council. The item

OURVALLEYVOICE.COM - 2017-09-22 19:18:33

California bill will ban guns on campuses, period

Prior to January 2016, anyone with a valid California concealed weapons permit had the right to walk onto a school, college, or university campus with a handgun. In most cases, no one knew. Lawmakers are working to end that. California lawmakers approved Assembly Bill 424, which will update Californ

VISALIA TIMES-DELTA - 2017-09-21 15:50:11

Guard your home during fire season

With forest fires raging all around us summer and fall, it's time for each Valley Homeowner to examine what they can do to make their home fire safe. This is not only true for folks living in Three Rivers, Springville, Camp Nelson and the foothill communities where the Pier Fire burned for weeks. Th

VISALIA TIMES-DELTA - 2017-09-22 13:00:07