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Crews respond to structure fire Tuesday evening

A structure fire was reported Tuesday evening at a home in the 2300 block of East Seventh Street in Hays. Upon arrival, crews found fire smoldering in the insulation under the home, according to a media release from Darin Myers, Ellis County fire chief and emergency management coordinator. Fire crew

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-17 14:27:11

Suspect arrested on kidnapping charge

ELLINWOOD - A kidnapping and aggravated battery was reported to law enforcement Friday afternoon at 400 Clifton Dr. in Ellinwood. The Barton County Sheriff's Office assisted at 4:28 p.m. and was at the scene for nearly 12 hours. Records show Lacey Kelly was arrested Friday and booked into the Barton

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 20:59:00

Semi and car collide in Ellsworth County

The driver of a Freightliner semi-truck reportedly ran a stop sign and struck a car Tuesday morning in Ellsworth County, injuring the other motorist. Kansas Highway Patrol reports the crash occurred at 9:37 a.m. at Avenue Q and 1st Road, 6 miles northwest of Holyrood. The 2005 truck driven by Levi A

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 22:27:00

Icy roads sent vehicles sliding

With snow blowing across the highways early Monday, the Barton County Sheriff's Office and Great Bend Police Department responded to several non-injury crashes and vehicles that went off the road. Non-injury crashes were reported to the BCSO at 4:54 a.m. on K-96 near Albert, and at 5:38 a.m. in the

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 21:07:00

Lucibel Jay 1924 - 2018

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Lucibel Jay of Great Bend died Jan. 11, 2018. She was born Oct. 2, 1924 in Minneapolis, Kansas, the daughter of Eunice Carter Bear and George Bear. She received a Bachelors of Arts degree from Texas Tech University in 1946. She married James Wallace Jay June 30, 1946. She was a

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 23:53:00

It's cold out there

A dusting of snow clung to the road west of Great Bend Monday morning as January weather returned to the area for a few days. On paved roads, a thin sheen of ice kept drivers on the edges of their seats until mid-morning, and hats and gloves were popular accessories with temperatures hovering in the

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 06:32:00

Lady 'Cats post win

It was all about the first quarter Friday night as the Lady Bearcats defeated the Sacred Heart Lady Knights, 62-39, in a league contest at Ellsworth. Sacred Heart pretty much matched Ellsworth basket-forbasket in the final three quarters. The first quarter was a different story. The Lady 'Cats jumpe

INDYREPNEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 13:00:00

School board discusses approaches to future bond proposal

With two new members in place, the Hays USD 489 school board once again took up discussion of how and when to approach a third bond for improvements to the district. Board members agreed with Superintendent John Thissen's suggestion to limit the discussion to approximately a half hour. Talk included

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-16 06:01:00

Suspect questioned, released in shooting death of 61-year-old man killed after hit-and-run

Authorities on Tuesday released the name of a 61-year-old man shot to death in southwest Birmingham, Birmingham police and the Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Gregory Walker. A suspect was taken into custody for questioning Monday night but has since been released without

AL.COM - 2018-01-16 20:50:44

Montgomery woman sentenced for ID theft, tax fraud scheme

A 25-year-old Montgomery woman has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison for stealing personal information from job applicants in tax fraud scheme. Kidiamond Sharagnes Pearson was sentenced Wednesday for her part in the identity theft scheme. Pearson assisted an accomplice, James Vernon

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-01-16 19:37:08

Montgomery to block entrances to interstates, drivers urged to stay off roads

Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange says the message to residents is simple: Stay at home, get off the roads. Police Chief Earnest Finely said the department has placed officers at the entrances to Interstate 85 and Interstate 65 and is in the process of setting up barricades to keep residents off the roa

WSFA - 2018-01-17 17:02:12

Zelda Road Taco Bell 'partially collapsed' after morning blaze

A Taco Bell in Montgomery partially collapsed early Wednesday morning in a single-story building fire. Montgomery Fire/Rescue responded to the Zelda Road location around 4:45 a.m. Wednesday to heavy smoke and visible flames. The building's roof had partially collapsed. Sgt. O.J. Whiting says MFR d

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-01-17 15:13:57

But wait, there's more! Winter strikes again and it's not over yet

For the second time in five weeks, central Alabama was hit with a significant winter weather event. The region received anywhere from 2 to 4 inches of snow, National Weather Service data and backyard measurements show. That snow quickly turned to ice on roadways leading to widespread travel problem

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-01-17 16:43:55

Road Conditions Worsening Throughout Area

I-85 at Taylor Road in Montgomery in the pre-dawn hours Wednesday With several hours of snowfall and steadily dropping temperatures, many roads in Central and West Alabama have gone from wet to snow-covered in the overnight hours. That has prompted several warnings about road conditions. Already, em

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2018-01-17 09:53:14

Editorial: USPS needs help - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Our national post office continues to lose money - a lot of it. With email and other competitors, including UPS and FedEx, they should be doing a number of things to set themselves apart from their competition. One thing would be improved customer service, but here is an example locally where they f

WSFA - 2018-01-16 22:58:37

Man arrested after alleged knife assault, robbery

A Prattville man who allegedly robbed a woman at knifepoint on Jan. 10 in Clanton, is charged with first-degree robbery and second-degree domestic violence assault, with $15,000 and $10,000 bonds respectively. 28-year-old Corey Channing Jackson, an ex-boyfriend of the victim, allegedly assaulted her

CLANTON ADVERTISER - 2018-01-16 20:36:00

Teen arrested on drug charges

DARTMOUTH, Mass. (WPRI) - An 18-year-old New Bedford woman is facing charges of drug possession and distribution, following her arrest Tuesday morning. Dartmouth police said Brittney Arsenault was also charged with assault and battery on a police officer. Police said officers were called to the park

WPRI - 2018-01-16 17:53:15

Debit-card processing re-established for Warwick, Portsmouth medical marijuana dispensaries

The two medical marijuana dispensaries that were shut off from debit-card processing last week are back to business as usual. Last week, Summit Medical Compassion Center, in Warwick, and Greenleaf Compassionate Care Center, in Portsmouth, were accepting only cash or check payments following U.S. Att

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-16 23:32:24

Stranded SUV frozen into place at Middletown beach

Photo: Dave Wiggins | WPRI 12 MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (WPRI) - A tow truck came to the rescue after an abandoned SUV ended up being frozen stuck in the parking lot of Second Beach in Middletown. Lt. Timothy Beck told Eyewitness News someone drove the vehicle into the parking lot - which is prone to flood

WPRI - 2018-01-15 20:02:32

Five Questions With: Dan Berman

DAN BERMAN is curator of the Rhode Island Computer Museum in North Kingstown. / COURTESY RICM The concept of technology seems forward thinking. So, a museum dedicated to computers, as the Rhode Island Computer Museum in North Kingstown is, may seem counterintuitive, until you know about its work inv

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-01-17 09:30:28