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Juvenile Shot At West Des Moines Mall Treated For Injuries

WEST DES MOINES, IA - A juvenile was injured Thursday evening when a gun he was carrying inside Valley West Mall discharged, police said. The youth was located a few hours later and he was taken to an area hospital for treatment of his injuries. West Des Moines police initially were called to the m

PATCH - 2017-11-17 13:57:16

Hey, Des Moines: Santa Claus Is Coming To Town!

Get those wish lists ready: Santa is on his way and will meet with kids (and pets) all over the metro area. Santa is a busy man this time of year, but of course he always makes time for his most important job: hearing the wish lists from the kids he has on this year's "nice list." Here are some loc

PATCH - 2017-11-16 20:53:49

'Hamilton' in Des Moines: The 4 stages of trying to buy tickets

From announcing the show in April 2016 to the anticipated takeover in summer 2018, a look at how the world's biggest Broadway show landed in Iowa's capital city. Matthew Leimkuehler/The Register It has been a long time coming - since April 2016, to be exact - for Iowans to get their tickets for the

DES MOINES REGISTER - 2017-11-17 15:55:40

Des Moines can reverse history by changing streets

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Look at photos from pre-1950s downtown Des Moines - or just about any American city - and you'll see a place bustling with shoppers and workers. To feed Americans' need for speed, however, traffic engineers removed such street-level vibrancy. Des Moines has a hist

DES MOINES REGISTER - 2017-11-16 19:48:27

10 things to watch for in downtown Des Moines in 2018

A planned tower along Fifth Avenue between Walnut Street and Court Avenue has grown from 32 to 39 floors. The project's estimated cost has reached $170 million. Wochit The first physical signs of progress on two long-awaited skyscrapers. The opening of Kum & Go's "world-class" headquarters. Seven

DES MOINES REGISTER - 2017-11-16 23:38:03

5 breakfast dishes we love in Des Moines

Southerners have mastered the art of the flaky, buttery biscuit. Our test kitchen baked hundreds of biscuit recipes to find our all-time best batch of buttermilk biscuits - and they're amazing. In fact, we think they're the best biscuits ever. Time From fluffy buttermilk biscuits and gravy to hot p

DES MOINES REGISTER - 2017-11-16 18:37:27

'It's an adventure': Hundreds invade downtown Des Moines for 'Hamilton' ticket mania

From announcing the show in April 2016 to the anticipated takeover in summer 2018, a look at how the world's biggest Broadway show landed in Iowa's capital city. Matthew Leimkuehler/The Register What would motivate hundreds of Iowans to trek to downtown Des Moines in the early hours of a dreary, mi

DES MOINES REGISTER - 2017-11-17 18:24:22

West Des Moines Settles Wrongful Arrest Lawsuit

The City of West Des Moines will pay $450,000 to a man who claims racial profiling is the only reason for his arrest last spring. Matthew Rodrigues spent 11 days in the Dallas County Jail after being charged with sexual assault. Rodrigues said he was attending a party at a West Des Moines motel in A

PATCH - 2017-11-16 16:00:43

Meet the kids who have a say in ACS' future

Alabaster Superintendent Dr. Wayne Vickers and members of the city's School Board recognize new members of Vickers' student advisory committee during a Nov. 13 meeting. (Reporter Photo/Neal Wagner) By NEAL WAGNER / Managing Editor ALABASTER - Thirty four students at Alabaster's schools will continue

SHELBY REPORTER - 2017-11-16 17:25:00

New Walnut Gallery exhibit opens Thursday

If there's one thing to say about Alabama-based photographer Katie Lanier's art, it's that she pulls no punches. Her exhibition, "Body of Light," will be on display at the Walnut Gallery, 806 Walnut St. in Gadsden, starting Thursday with a free, public reception from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The show featur

GADSDEN TIMES

Shaggy Chic Grooming opens doors in Alabaster

ALABASTER - Shaggy Chic Grooming officially opened its doors to the people and pets of Alabaster and nearby areas on Monday, Nov. 6. According to owner and groomer Tonya Lammons, Shaggy Chic Grooming is a full-service pet salon that can accommodate any dog. Lammons said what sets Shaggy Chic apart i

SHELBY REPORTER

Law enforcement's 'No-Shave November' helping families with terminally-ill children

If there is a place beyond grief, Tonya Willingham and her husband have been there - twice. "It was very difficult," Willingham said, fighting back tears. "It is still a struggle today." The Willinghams lost not one, but two daughters to a rare disease. Their oldest daughter Piper lived nearly 5 mon

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2017-11-16 18:22:30

Man receives 25 years for attempted murder

COLUMBIANA - A Columbiana man will spend over two decades behind bars after he recently pleaded guilty to the Class A felony charge of attempted murder. Louis Henry Knight, 55, who formerly listed an address in Birmingham, was sentenced to 25 years in prison by the Shelby County Circuit Court on Mon

SHELBY REPORTER - 2017-11-16 19:04:00

Police seek witnesses to double murder

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) - Birmingham police are investigating a shooting that killed a 17-year-old male and a 51-year-old female Thursday morning in the 200 block of 51st Street North. When officers arrived, they found a man and a woman lying on the sidewalk with gunshot wounds next to a car riddled

WIAT TV - 2017-11-17 00:21:42

Fairfield high school on lockdown as police surround house

Multiple police agencies have surrounded a Fairfield home where a suspect is in inside and refusing to surrender. The scene is in the 700 block of 42nd Street in Fairfield, right next door to Fairfield High School. The U.S. Marshal's Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force as well as Birmingham and

AL.COM - 2017-11-16 19:27:05

Bessemer Police investigating homicide on Fairfax Ave.

The Jefferson County coroner ruled homicide in the death of a Bessemer woman. 66-year-old Gloria Harris Parrish was found dead Tuesday morning in her home on the 2100 block of Fairfax Avenue. No word yet on any suspects or arrests. The Jefferson County coroner ruled homicide in the death of a Bessem

ABC 33/40 NEWS

Hunter falls out of tree stand, is carried out to road

A hunter fell out of a tree stand Friday afternoon in Hope Township, a Warren County official said. It happened of Route 519 near Swayze Mill Road, Emergency Management Coordinator Frank Wheatley said. The injured man was reportedly being carried out as of 1:30 p.m. The initial call was at 1:07 p.m.

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2017-11-17 18:57:33

Selective outrage: Trump criticizes Al Franken, silent on Roy Moore

In this image provided by the U.S. Army, then-comedian Al Franken and sports commentator Leeann Tweeden perform a comic skit at Forward Operating Base Marez in Mosul, Iraq, on during the USO Sergeant Major of the Army's 2006 Hope and Freedom Tour. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., apologized after Tweeden

MERCURY - 2017-11-17 05:00:00

Shot 3 times, woman played dead to fool alleged killer, police said

Melinda Mullner was shot three times and only survived her ordeal by playing dead, police said. Her husband wasn't so lucky. Joseph Mullner, 64, of Lehigh Township was killed without warning by his first cousin, John Hann, according to police. Speaking to police from her hospital bed, Melinda Mullne

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2017-11-17 19:58:29

New Jersey's land before dinosaurs

Do you remember watching "The Land before Time," wondering if Littlefoot and his cadre of dinosaur friends would succeed in their arduous trek to find the Great Valley? Would they reach the bountiful forests, warm sun, and pristine rivers and wetlands in time to save themselves? Littlefoot's Great V

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-11-17 08:01:00