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CRIME REPORT: License plate photo helps police find alleged hit-and-run driver

Violet Stivers A 66-year-old Richmond woman is charged with leaving the scene of an accident after the other driver involved was able to take a photo of her license plate as she allegedly fled the scene. Richmond police found the driver accused of absconding, Violet M. Stivers, of Shamrock Lane, at

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2018-01-19 22:35:00

Woman gets 3-year sentence for sexual contact with young boy

A Somerset woman accused of inappropriate contact with a 14-year-old boy was sentenced Thursday in Pulaski Circuit Court. Traci Lynn Flynn, 39, appeared before Circuit Judge Jeffrey Burdette for sentencing after pleading guilty back in October to third-degree sodomy as well as use of an electronic d

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2018-01-19 12:30:00

He was in jail on gas station robbery charges. Now, he's accused of shooting 3 people

A Lexington teen already in jail has been charged in connection with the shootings of an adult and two juveniles who were walking earlier this month in Lexington. Carlos Aranda-Gaspar, 19, was charged with seven counts of wanton endangerment, two counts of second-degree assault and one count of firs

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-01-19 17:40:00

Golden Alert issued for Somerset woman

SOMERSET, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Somerset Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a missing woman. She is 49-year-old Ruth Bowcock and police have issued a Golden Alert for her. They say Bowcock was last seen leaving on foot from 280 West Highway 80 in Somerset on Wednesday at aroun

WTVQ - 2018-01-19 14:11:11

Man charge with three fentanyl counts

A Lexington man, 30, has been charged with three counts of selling fentanyl in Scott County in 2016, court and jail records show. James Delaney Isom was charged Wednesday with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance-fentanyl-first offense and one count of first-degree trafficking in a con

NEWS-GRAPHIC.COM - 2018-01-20 10:00:00

Sunrise Children's Services' activity center catches fire

DANVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) - A structure fire at Sunrise Children's Services broke out Friday afternoon, according to the Danville Advocate-Messenger. The newspaper says firefighters have been pulled from fighting the fire from inside the building due to unsafe conditions. According to the Advocate-Messen

WTVQ - 2018-01-19 19:10:22

Alltech's Pearse Lyons hospitalized with complications from heart procedure

Pearse Lyons, the 73-year-old founder and president of Alltech Inc., has been hospitalized since December because of complications from a successful heart procedure, the company confirmed Friday. "Although he experienced complications after the procedure, he is stable and in recovery," the Nicholasv

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-01-19 20:49:00

First responders working fire at children home in Danville

Officials say they are battling a structure fire on the campus of Sunrise Children's Home on Perryville Road in Danville. The Boyle County Emergency Manager Mike Wilder says everyone is accounted for. This is a developing story and will be updated as soon as we learn more info.

WKYT 27 - 2018-01-19 20:24:00

Jefferson County Bus Driver Leaves 5-year-old On Bus

IRONDALE, AL - A bus driver in the Jefferson County school system has been suspended after it was discovered he left a kindergarten student on the bus for an entire day Thursday. According to reports, a student at Grantswood Community School was inadvertently left unattended on a school bus during t

PATCH - 2018-01-19 21:50:25

Blountsville woman dead after her car left the road and struck a ditch near Oneonta

An elderly woman died Thursday when she drove into a ditch on Valley Grove Road, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Marilyn D. Williams, 74, was driving a 2010 Chevrolet HHR on Valley Grove Road when the crash happened. She was pronounced dead at the scene, troopers said. The crash hap

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 02:58:23

Hoover Police Looking For Tire Thief

HOOVER, AL - The Hoover Police Department is looking for a black male who they believe has been involved in five instances of theft between November 29 and January 10. He is driving a maroon Ford Fusion, and the thefts occurred in Hoover, but some believe he has committed similar crimes in other cit

PATCH - 2018-01-19 13:30:00

City council votes for state attorney general's office to investigate city's funds

Thursday night, the Fairfield City Council voted in favor of having the state attorney general's office come down and investigate the city's finances. Mayor Edward May, II said the meeting was more evidence of the dysfunction the city is experiencing and will continue to experience as long as there

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2018-01-19 18:23:01

Federal, state prosecutors join forces to keep dangerous criminals behind bars longer

Federal and state prosecutors are joining forces in an initiative aimed at cracking down on violent convicts and making sure they spend more time behind bars. U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town on Thursday met with district attorneys from across the state - including all 27 in the Northern District of Alabam

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 12:30:17

Irondale mom says 5-year-old son was left alone on school bus all day

Updated: 5:06 PM CST Jan 18, 2018 The mother of a 5-year-old kindergarten student at Grantswood Community School in Irondale says her child was left alone on a school bus all day Thursday. WVTM 13's Erin Kelly is working to learn more right now.

WVTM13.COM - 2018-01-18 23:06:00

Murder charge filed in shooting death of Birmingham father of 3

A 24-year-old convicted felon is now back in jail and charged in the shooting death of one of his friends. Birmingham police on Wednesday confirmed the murder warrant against Luther Gray in the Monday-morning shooting death of 28-year-old Eric Cotton, a father of three children under the age of 10.


Bama-born comedian Dusty Slay lights up laughs at Mae's Food Hall

For a redneck dude from a broken home and a South Alabama trailer park, Dusty Slay has kept a pretty decent sense of humor - even as his world has gotten bigger. "Growing up in Alabama, my mom lived in a trailer; my dad on a farm right outside of La Fayette," Slay recalls. "The only thing there is o

CULLMAN TIMES - 2018-01-20 03:00:00

Galveston County carjacker captured after chase

At about 5:15 a.m. Friday, Jan. 19, deputies from the Galveston County Sheriff's Office were notified of an aggravated robbery and car jacking in Texas City. A white Kia Soul was taken during the commission of this offense, and deputies immediately set up to watch for the vehicle. Soon thereafter, a

THEEXAMINER.COM - 2018-01-19 21:26:00

Wanted man arrested after chase through Texas City

A Galveston man who was sought for escaping Texas City police in a stolen police vehicle Monday was arrested Friday. He is facing multiple charges over a separate reported robbery, car-jacking and police chase in Texas City early Friday morning. At about 4:40 a.m. Friday morning, police responded to

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-20 04:00:00

Blaze claims 90-year-old man's home

LAKE JACKSON - A 90-year-old man escaped his burning house without injury Wednesday evening, and investigators said a malfunctioning furnace likely started the fire. Lake Jackson Fire Marshal Randy Crim said James Lander, the sole resident of his home in the 800 block of Azalea Street, attempted to

BRAZORIA FACTS - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

Bullets found inside Amegy Bank building on West Loop after windows shot out

HOUSTON - Houston police said they found bullets inside the Amegy Bank building on the West Loop on Friday. Three windows appeared to have been shot out, according to a photo obtained by KPRC. Around 5 a.m., Houston police said they received a call from a security guard at the building, at 171 Wes

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-01-19 23:30:49