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City of Alexandria releases map comparing utility rates across the state after winter storm

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - City of Alexandria utilities director, Mike Marcotte, said the city's utility customers saved a lot of money on their utility bills compared to other portions of the state during this week's winter storm. Marcotte showed what's known as a MISO map which is color coded to com

KALB.COM - 2018-01-19 23:39:00

Home catches fire in Pineville, flames spread to neighboring house

PINEVILLE, La. (KALB) - One house was gutted and the house next door was damaged by a fire on Melrose Street in Pineville about 10 a.m. Friday morning. Pineville police on patrol spotted the flames and called the fire department. It didn't take long for the flames to engulf the home then spread to

KALB.COM - 2018-01-19 19:03:00

First responders and residents battle fires during cold weather

Alexandria firefighters on Wednesday battled another house fire in freezing temperatures, which state officials say are possibly connected to an increased number of fire fatalities this winter. Since Dec. 15, the State Fire Marshal's Office has investigated fires responsible for 23 deaths. A number

ALEXANDRIA DAILY TOWN TALK - 2018-01-19 00:12:50

City looking to extend legal assistance to APD and AFD

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - Alexandria Mayor Jacques Roy wants to set up a program for police officers and firefighters using the city's lawyers to give advice and help them with simple legal matters. The mayor said at his weekly meeting that he has always wanted to have a program like this available,

KALB.COM - 2018-01-19 23:26:00

Threatened local golf course gets a lifeline

Snow returned to Central Louisiana, keeping a lot of people indoors. But some people braved the cold to have fun in the wintry mix. Wochit Don't give up on Timber Trails just yet. The golf course near Tioga seemed destined for closure a few months ago. Lou Dechert, who owns the course with his wife

ALEXANDRIA DAILY TOWN TALK - 2018-01-19 21:55:11

Co-workers of APD officer call him 'dependable,' 'great father'

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - Flags are at half-staff at the Alexandria police department as the men and women there mourn the loss of one of their own who died in an off-duty truck accident Wednesday night. Patrol Sgt. Travis Lowe, 53, was a 23-year APD veteran. The crash happened Wednesday night around

KALB.COM - 2018-01-19 00:03:00

Alexandria police officer dies in crash

An Alexandria Police Department officer died Wednesday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash near Dry Prong. The crash happened around 5:50 p.m. on U.S. Highway 167, south of Dry Prong near Brunson Road. Deville resident Travis L. Lowe, 53, was driving a 2017 GMC pickup truck when he lost control and

ALEXANDRIA DAILY TOWN TALK - 2018-01-18 05:23:36

23-year veteran police officer dies in 1-vehicle crash

DRY PRONG, La. (AP) - A Louisiana police officer died when his pickup truck ran off a highway, across the median and two lanes of opposing traffic, and hit a tree. Louisiana State Police say investigators do not think road conditions, speed, or impairment was a factor in the wreck that killed 53-yea

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-18 22:41:09

Memphis woman charged in fatal pedestrian hit-and-run

Memphis Crime Stoppers allows people to anonymously submit tips to crimes they may have witnessed. Here are several ways you can submit a tip to Crime Stoppers. Wochit A 47-year-old Memphis woman has been charged in a fatal hit-and-run crash that killed a man walking along Holmes Road Thursday. Cyn

MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL - 2018-01-19 14:09:59

Suspects Caught On Camera Breaking Into Neil's Bar And Grill

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - Memphis Police are asking for help identifying the suspects caught on camera breaking into Neil's Bar and Grill. It happened about 6:00 a.m. Tuesday morning at the bar in the 5700 block of Quince Road. The back door had been pried open. Video shows two men in a da

LOCALMEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-19 17:55:22

Winter 2018's Most Wanted - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

A new year brings resolutions to be better, but Shelby County Sheriff's Office says the fugitives listed above didn't get the memo. Call 901-222-5620 if you recognize and can provide information to help catch any of these fugitives. A new year brings resolutions to be better, but Shelby County Sheri

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2018-01-19 14:22:33

MPD: Overdosing mom drives with son in car; hits, kills pedestrian

A 47-year-old woman was arrested for driving into and killing a pedestrian Thursday. Memphis Police Department said Cynthia Bargery hit Rozelle Clayton around 11 p.m. on Holmes Road near Tulane Road. Clayton later died from his injuries. After hitting Clayton, Bargery then kept driving, crossing int

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2018-01-19 17:55:10

Man Caught On Camera Breaking Into Chipotle

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - Memphis Police are asking for help identifying a man caught on camera breaking into Chipotle in east Memphis. It happened about 1:50 a.m. December 12th at the restaurant in the 5800 block of Poplar. The suspect is 5'8" to 5'10", and was wearing dark jeans and a Fe

LOCALMEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-19 18:01:27

Woman found dead outside Memphis City Hall, victim identified

MPD has identified the woman as Shelley Thompson. Officers said Thompson walked away from her care home on Lucy Ave. in South Memphis Tuesday afternoon. The care home was more than three miles away from where she was found. Her cause of death is still pending. A missing person's report was issued fo

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-18 14:31:24

MPD: One suspect behind bars after group raids apartment with guns near U of M

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A man is in jail after robbing a University of Memphis apartment, then being identified by the victims at the place he worked. 19-year-old Decorriun Cannon was working at Family Dollar when the people he stole from came inside to shop. They recognized him immediately, and called pol

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-19 17:47:44

Sole Survivor of deadly crash responsive after 12-day wait

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The sole survivor inside an SUV involved in a crash in Southeast Shelby County on January 5 is now responsive, according to family. RELATED: Memphis man tries to save victims from burning SUV Mauricus Murdock, 20, is alive and family is expecting him to be okay. The University of T

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-19 13:22:01

Do you recognize this man? He's wanted in connection with a car theft

Do you recognize this man? MANCHESTER, NH - Police are searching for a man who allegedly left a Lowell Street pizza shop in a stolen Honday Civic. Officer Erik Slocum completed a stolen motor vehicle report at 11:30 p.m. on Jan. 18 outside of 212 Lowell St. The owner of the 1997 Honda Civic stated s

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2018-01-19 18:18:54

Littleton police reports: Jan. 11-17

The following are excerpts from the Littleton police log for Thursday, Jan. 11, to Wednesday, Jan. 17. The log is public record and available for review. All persons are presumed innocent unless found guilty in a court of law. Thursday, Jan. 11 8:13 a.m.: An animal complaint was reportedly made at K

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-19 22:03:52

Alleged heroin dealer busted in Chelmsford parking lot

CHELMSFORD -- Police say they struggled to stop a 29-year-old Lawrence man who put several baggies full of suspected heroin into his mouth when he saw police approaching him with questions about a drug deal at Walmart. Officers eventually got Juan Carlos Marinez-Santana to spit out the bags of susp

THEVALLEYDISPATCH.COM - 2018-01-18 21:43:16

Woman Leads New Hampshire Police on Chase After Calling About Alleged Body

Police in New Hampshire say a woman told them a man was fatally shot and was in her home, and then led them on a chase into Massachusetts and back before she was arrested. A body has not been found. Police in Nashua, New Hampshire, say they had contact Wednesday with 54-year-old Carmelita Vergez, wh

NECN - 2018-01-18 16:16:22