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High-speed chase leads to drug arrest in Jeff Davis Parish

(Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office) JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH, La. (KLFY)- One suspect was arrested Wednesday night after fleeing from deputies at a speed of over 90 mph on Interstate 10. According to the Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office, deputies stopped a vehicle traveling 60 mph for r

KLFY.COM - 2017-11-24 18:58:00

Suspect arrested in hit-and-run where motorcyclist was ejected and then run over by a passing vehicle

BREAUX BRIDGE, La. (KLFY)- Troopers arrested 64-year-old Wilson J. Jolivette, of Lafayette, for hit-and-run driving and turning movements and required signals. Jolivette was the driver of a motor vehicle that fled a crash scene on Nov. 18 in Breaux Bridge Highway at approximately 9:35 p.m., which re


The Latest: K9 cop who caught suspect in Texas State Police shooting called a hero

(Photo: Waller County Sheriff's Office/Facebook) BRYAN, Texas (AP) -The police dog responsible for finding the suspect in the fatal Thanksgiving Day shooting of a Texas state trooper is being honored in social media posts across the state. Odin, who is a K-9 officer with the Waller County sheriff'

KLFY.COM - 2017-11-24 21:36:26

Thousands flood Acadiana Mall for Black Friday, looking to find the hot items of the season

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) - Thousands of visitors flooded Acadiana Mall on Black Friday to see what deals they could get their hands on. "Oh I'm just enjoying the shopping, getting into the spirit of Christmas and trying to find good deals," said Mia Barras, a Black Friday shopper. "I found some great d

KLFY.COM - 2017-11-25 00:21:36

Acadiana Mall opens for Black Friday bargains

Home News 15 Today Large crowds, unbelievable deals, contests and of course holiday cheer, Black Friday at Acadiana Mall is not your average shopping experience. Take a look. Home News 15 Today Large crowds, unbelievable deals, contests and of course holiday cheer, Black Friday at Acadiana Mall is n

KADN.COM - 2017-11-24 18:40:16

Local outdoors shop provides Black Friday alternative

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) - This year, many opted out of the Black Friday deals and decided to enjoy the outdoors. Pack and Paddle organized the event, allowing locals to enjoy a day outside and in each other's company instead of worrying about the hassle of shopping in the large crowds. Shop owner, Joh

KLFY.COM - 2017-11-25 00:34:20

Police: US diplomat shot in foot outside Rio de Janeiro

SAO PAULO (AP) - An American diplomat was shot in the foot during an attempted robbery while traveling outside of Rio de Janeiro, Brazilian police said Friday. Stephanie Bohlen, a vice consul, and a man identified as her partner were attacked while driving Thursday night on a coastal road in Angra d

KLFY.COM - 2017-11-24 20:32:41

Eiffel Tower to go black in honor of Egypt attack victims

MGN Images PARIS (AP)- Paris' mayor says the Eiffel Tower will go black at midnight in homage to the victims of the deadly assault in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. Via Twitter, Anne Hidalgo addressed her "condolences to the victims' families" and her "support to the people wounded" after Friday's attac

KLFY.COM - 2017-11-24 19:50:09

Snowflake Council Meeting full of smiles ... and surprises

SNOWFLAKE - Council member Terril Kay, elected in 2014 for a four-year term, resigned Nov. 14 during the regular council session. President of Kay Supply in Taylor since 2001 and member of the Snowflake Economic Development Committee, Kay is well known throughout Snowflake and Taylor for his ties to

WMI CENTRAL - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

Silver Creek Senior Center menu

The Silver Creek Senior Center, 1658 S. Main St., Snowflake, offers lunch. Cost is $5 for over 60 years of age or $5.50 under 60. Soup and salad bar only is $3. Lunch is served from noon-1 p.m. All meals come with beverage, dessert, salad bar and soup. The thrift store is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

WMI CENTRAL - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

Bank robbed in Middleton by masked man, police say

A man wearing a Halloween mask robbed a Middleton bank on Wednesday, fleeing on foot after the robbery. Nobody was injured. The robbery happened at Associated Bank, 2420 Allen Boulevard, Middleton police said. The suspect implied he had a gun but police didn't indicate if a weapon was shown. He took

MADISON - 2017-11-24 13:55:00

Middleton PD searches for armed bank robber

MIDDLETON, Wis. (WMTV)- Authorities are searching for a man they said was involved in an armed bank robbery on Wednesday afternoon. The Middleton Police Department said officers responded to the Associated Bank on Allen Boulevard just before 2:00 p.m. The suspect is described as a light skinned ma


Middleton police looking for armed bank robber last seen wearing 'Deadpool' mask

MIDDLETON, Wis. - The Middleton Police Department responded to a report of an armed robber at the Associated Bank around 2 p.m. Wednesday, according to police. The robber was described as a light-skinned male wearing a "Deadpool" Halloween-style mask and a gray hooded jacket or sweatshirt, police s


Silver Alert issued for missing Dane County man

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing Dane County man. 62-year-old Ray C. Smith was last seen on Thursday around 3:00 PM in the 300 block of N. Thompson Drive in Madison. Smith is 5'6, 175 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing an orange coa

NBC15.COM - 2017-11-24 07:46:00

Homeless man who found $10K check, returned it to owner rewarded with housing, job interview

NEW HAVEN, Connecticut (AP) - A homeless man in Connecticut who found a $10,000 check and returned it to its owner because he wanted to "do the right thing" has been rewarded with housing and a job interview. WTIC reports that real estate agent Roberta Hoskie - who lost the check - has arranged for

NBC15.COM - 2017-11-24 16:51:00

Police respond to reported stabbing in Madison

MADISON, Wis. - One person was taken to the hospital Friday morning after a reported stabbing, an official said. Madison police Lt. Anthony Bitterman said a female reported being stabbed. The incident was reported in the 400 block of South Park Street at 11:04 a.m., a Dane County Communications dis

CHANNEL 3000 - 2017-11-24 17:37:29


FITCHBURG, Wis (WMTV) -- According to the Fitchburg Police Department, thousands of runners are expected Thursday morning for the annual Berbee Derby 10K and 5K run/walk. Northbound Fish Hatchery Road will be closed at Lacy Road to McKee Road beginning at 8:00 a.m. until approximately 10:00 a.m.. F

NBC15.COM - 2017-11-23 16:28:00

Case dismissed, refiled against Sauk County landlord

Sauk County prosecutors were forced to dismiss and refile a case against a landlord accused of mistreating his tenant's animals after a judge refused to sign off on the initial charges. Prosecutors refiled charges Wednesday against Jerry A. Leister, 67, of Middleton, who was accused of injuring his

WISCNEWS.COM - 2017-11-24 21:34:00

Friends of History Announces Annual Parade of Trees Kick Off

FULTON, NY - The Friends of History In Fulton, Inc. is pleased to announce its annual Parade of Trees. Santa's elves spent all day and night decorating the house inside and out. Now all we need is for you to come. We are located at 177 S.First St., in Fulton. Our phone number is 315-598-4616. Please


Howard G. Christensen, 82

OSWEGO, NY - Howard G. Christensen, 82, a longtime resident of Fulton and Oswego passed away peacefully Tuesday November 21, 2017, at Morningstar Nursing Care Facility, Oswego. He was born at the Norwegian Hospital, Brooklyn, NY, in 1935 to the late Howard and Mabel Christensen. Mr. Christensen atte

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2017-11-24 00:16:55