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Keck says he will make another run for mayor of Somerset

It looks a sure thing there will be at least three candidates for mayor of Somerset resulting in a nonpartisan primary election May 22. Already filed are incumbent Mayor Eddie Girdler, seeking a fourth term, and former Somerset Police Chief Douglas Nelson. Alan Keck, general manager of Somerset Recy

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2017-11-22 12:45:00

Fuel leak closes Ky. 80

A fuel leak shut down part of West Ky. 80 in Nancy on Tuesday evening, diverting traffic and forcing a major cleanup operation with several agencies involved. No injuries were reported in the incident. Special Response Team (SRT) Chief Doug Baker said it took the coordinated effort of local and stat

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2017-11-23 12:45:00

JCPenney offers peek at how store prepares for Black Friday

Up at the North Pole, Santa's elves work tirelessly to get everything in order for the Christmas Eve rush. Down here in the rest of the world, retailers do much the same for Black Friday - which is hardly a Friday-only affair anymore. The local JCPenney store in the Somerset Mall offered the Commonw

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2017-11-23 12:15:00

Hardwick's murder trial is pushed back to March

The trial of a Somerset man accused of murdering 37-year-old Joshua Oakes has been pushed from December 11 to March. Erik Scott Hardwick, 32, is facing charges of murder, receiving stolen property (firearm), possession of a handgun by convicted felon, tampering with physical, abuse of a corpse and t

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2017-11-22 12:15:00

A little bit of Christmas magic brings a perfect tree to Fountain Square

So many years, it seems like the community Christmas tree is found with the help of a little holiday magic. The tree around which the town will celebrate in 2017 is no different. The Colorado blue spruce, standing around 15 feet tall, went up on the Fountain Square Monday afternoon, with the able as

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL

Luttrell looks back at his career of helping area farmers

Contributing writer Farmers from across four states lost a good friend this month. But their loss is 11-year-old Conley Matherly's gain. "Pap, when you get retired, there are three things I want us to do more of together. Hunting, fishing and going to the stockyards," says the son of Adam and Hol

CASEYNEWS.NET - 2017-11-22 14:00:00

Man charged with two counts of murder after Lawrence County shooting

LOUISA The Kentucky State Police have arrested and charged a Martin County resident with two counts of murder after a shooting in Lawrence County. Elden Shannon Muncy, age 21, of 4701 Buffalo Horn in Martin County is lodged in the Big Sandy Regional Detention Center, according to police. In a news

WAYNE COUNTY OUTLOOK

Corbin man indicted on drug charges

CORBIN - A Corbin man arrested in May on several alleged drug charges was indicted Monday by a Whitley County grand jury. Brian Randle, 34, was named in a three-count indictment charge for charges that allegedly occurred May 27. According to the indictment, Randle was allegedly found to be in posses

CORBIN TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2017-11-23 04:53:00

Family of boy killed in fire speaks out as leaders ask for community's help

HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. (WXYZ) - A family is speaking out about a boy who lost his life in a devastating fire. Twelve-year-old Marvin Carter's loved ones say he lived a life that made all of them immensely proud. "He was a very bright kid," said his aunt Nicci Woods. "Always fun-loving." Marvin died

WXYZ - 2017-11-22 22:47:47

Deputy Killed Thanksgiving Morning By Suspect With 4 Convictions

OAKLAND COUNTY, MI - A 22-year veteran deputy of the Oakland County Sheriff's Office was killed early Thanksgiving morning as the result of a high speed chase. Deputy Eric Overall, 50, had placed "stop sticks" at the intersection of M-15 and Seymour Lake Road in Brandon Township when a 22-year-old M

PATCH - 2017-11-23 12:29:45

Highland Park rallies around family of 12-year-old boy killed in house fire

HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. - The Highland Park Fire Department and the mother of a 12-year-old boy who was killed this week in a house fire held a news conference Wednesday to talk about the incident. Firefighters also spoke about the safety of space heaters and what families should do if they don't have

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-11-22 22:26:42

Float designers ready for 'Fantasy of Lights'

Residents living on Lake Chemung will take a pontoon boat to the streets Friday evening. They dressed up a boat in lights and holiday decorations and will show off their creation at "Fantasy of Lights," which begins at 4 p.m. in downtown Howell. Their float is among 40 entries in the "Fantasy of Lig

LIVINGSTON DAILY.COM - 2017-11-22 20:26:56

Find Cheap Gas In Brighton Thanksgiving Weekend

BRIGHTON, MI- It is that time of the year where we pretend that turkey actually tastes good, and we sit in a cramped car for hours only to get to a meal where you're trying not to argue with the family on your political views. No it isn't Christmas, it's Thanksgiving! Do you have to travel this week

PATCH - 2017-11-22 20:21:07

$1000 reward offered after snow plows stolen from Beauchamp

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Michigan State Police are looking for witnesses to an early Sunday morning theft of snow plows from Beauchamp Lawn Care and Landscaping Supply. The theft of at least eight plows occurred at 872 N. Old U.S. 23 in Hartland Township sometime between 1:45-5 a.m., acc

LIVINGSTON DAILY.COM - 2017-11-22 17:14:10

Livingston County Habitat For Humanity Completes Homes For Three Local Families

Several local families who were in need of a new home can now look forward to spending their Thanksgiving with a roof over their heads. Homes built by Livingston County Habitat for Humanity were completed for three families just in time for the holidays. But the nonprofit organization says it's ab

WHMI.COM - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Tigers Add Eight Players To 40-Man Roster

DETROIT - The Detroit Tigers today announced that the club has added eight players to its 40-man roster. The Tigers have purchased the contracts of catcher Grayson Greiner and outfielder Mike Gerber from Triple A Toledo, righthanded pitchers Gerson Moreno and Spencer Turnbull from Double A Erie and

CBSLOCAL.COM

Deputies: Man tried to hit 3 patrol vehicles during pursuit in Oswego County

PALERMO, N.Y. -- A 58-year-old Oswego County man was charged Tuesday afternoon with three counts of attempted assault on a police officer with a deadly weapon, according to the Oswego County Sheriffs Office. Scott A. Mills, of Phoenix, is accused of leading deputies on a pursuit through several town

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-11-22 15:53:58

Cop Log: Fulton PD 11/06/2017

FULTON POLICE DEPT. Press Log 11/06/2017 - 11/12/2017 Arrests From 11/06/2017 To 11/12/2017 ------------- Arrest No.: 2017-748 Arrest Date: 11/06/2017 Arrest Time: 14:09 Last: REDMAN First: WALLACE Middle/Suffix: QUAY JR Address: 34 RATHBURN RD. Bldg: Apt: City: FULTON State: NY Zip: 13069_____

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2017-11-22 19:26:45

Police: Drugs, cash found in man's car after trespassing incident in Syracuse

Syracuse Police say a man is facing drug charges after officers investigated a trespassing complaint Wednesday evening. Police say officers were sent to the 100 block of Croly Street for a trespassing complaint at 5:14 p.m. When the officers arrived they saw a man, identified as 31-year-old Willie W

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2017-11-23 13:28:34

Police respond to head-on crash on Interstate 81 north in Syracuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Two cars collided head-on Thanksgiving morning on Interstate 81 north in Syracuse. Two sedans crashed just after 7 a.m. on I-81 north near the East Colvin Street on-ramp. Injuries were initially reported, Onondaga County 911 dispatch logs show. The head-on collision happened in the

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-11-23 14:21:47