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HCPD searching for suspect in Thanksgiving Day shooting

BY KRISSI HUMBARD - Just after midnight on Thanksgiving Day, Hyattsville police officers responded to a shooting in West Hyattsville. On Nov. 23 at approximately 12:22 a.m., officers from the Hyattsville City Police Department (HCPD) responded to the 5600 block of Ager Road to investigate a report o

HYATTSVILLELIFE.COM - 2017-11-24 16:56:02

Where To Buy A Christmas Tree In Silver Spring

Haven't picked up the centerpiece of your indoor decorations yet? Here's the scoop on where you can find one around Silver Spring. SILVER SPRING, MD - If you're a traditionalist who likes to decorate for Christmas after the Thanksgiving holiday, there are a few spots in and around Silver Spring that

PATCH - 2017-11-24 18:35:46

Questions remain after recent police-involved shootings involving Park Police, Montgomery Co. police

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Two police-involved shootings in recent weeks in Fairfax County and Montgomery County have left a number of unanswered questions. In both cases, the victims were wounded but their names have not been released, and neither one of the men has been charged with a crime. It was just af

FOX5DC.COM - 2017-11-24 00:31:00

Thanksgiving Day Fires Leave 2 Families Homeless: Report

PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MD -- Two families are without homes after two separate Thanksgiving Day fires, according to a report. NBC Washington reports that the first fire, which happened on Bellefonte Lane in Clinton, was caused by "combustibles on top of an extension cord," and it set the smoke alar

PATCH - 2017-11-24 15:16:16

Imagining Art at Seven Corners

The Arts Council of Fairfax County recently announced that it is continuing its Imagine Art Here initiative in the spring of 2018 at the Seven Corners shopping center in Falls Church. Heading the project, titled INOUT, is the artist team surcreative, LLC, based out of Annandale. The mission of INOUT

FAIRFAX TIMES - 2017-11-24 19:30:00

U.S. Marshals Service Caught Wheaton Murder Suspect in North Carolina Raid

A teen wanted on a murder charge in Montgomery County was caught this month in a raid by the U.S. Marshals Service on an apartment in North Carolina. Montgomery County police were seeking Miguel Angel Lopez-Abrego, 19, since September in connection with a brutal killing in Wheaton Regional Park. Aut


Pence Visits Injured Service Members At Military Hospital

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) - Vice President Mike Pence has paid an early Thanksgiving visit to injured service members. Pence and his wife, Karen, met privately Wednesday with five patients undergoing treatment at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. They later met with recove


DC Woman Hits Huge Lotto Jackpot In PG County

OXON HILL, MD -- A D.C. woman is celebrating today after scoring a $50,000 Maryland lottery jackpot with a $20 scratch-off. The 38-year-old D.C. resident, who was not named, chose a 100x the Cash instant ticket at the Giant #341 in Oxon Hill. She was initially there to shop for butter, milk, and egg


Jasper bicyclist completes 13,000 mile trip around America

Mike McGhee cruised back into town Thursday on his bicycle after a 13,334-mile trip around the perimeter of the United States, saying that it was mostly fun. Arriving a month ahead of schedule after departing on January 1, the Jasper cyclist was on his third bicycle and had spent a month recuperatin


MUST Ministries volunteers serve up hundreds of hot dinners for Thanksgiving

MARIETTA - While an army of MUST Ministries volunteers was downtown Thanksgiving morning, another platoon was back at MUST's Elizabeth Inn Shelter off Cobb Parkway near Canton Road. They were serving up heaping plates of turkey, mashed potatoes, greens and all the rest to 300 members of the communit

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 00:51:00

5 Recently Sold Homes In Canton

CANTON, GA - Curious to see how much homes are selling for in your neighborhood? We've rounded up some of the homes around Canton. Here are the residential properties listed by realtor.com as most recently sold in and around the city. To view photos of the recently sold house you can click on the bl

PATCH - 2017-11-24 14:33:43

Cherokee Fire Stations Collecting Toys For Tots Donations

CANTON, GA -- Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services is one again participating in the Toys for Tots holiday campaign for 2017. Residents who would like to help less fortunate children are asked to bring new, unwrapped toys to any Cherokee fire station before Dec. 14. The Atlanta Toys for Tots

PATCH - 2017-11-23 13:27:37

Man accused of withholding investors' money

Nichols, 51, of Canton, is charged with racketeering, forgery and three counts of theft by deception, Kelley said. He is in the Cherokee County Adult Detention Center in lieu of $250,000 bond. Anyone else who may have been a victim of Nichols is asked to call investigators at 770-928-0239. The U.S.


Annual Tree Lighting Honors Northside Cancer Patients

The Dec. 1 event will culminate in the lighting of trees on top of hospital campuses in Canton, Alpharetta, Cumming and Sandy Springs. CANTON, GA -- For the last 29 years, thousands of people in the community have come together for the Celebration of Lights, an annual tradition that raises funds for


Business leader quells rumors about farmers market demise

ALPHARETTA, Ga. - John Ray has had a busy week. The president of the Alpharetta Business Association says he has been putting out fires, trying to quiet some of the confusion over whether the popular Alpharetta Downtown Farmers Market is being forced to find a new home. That won't happen, Ray said.


Murphy woman killed in wreck

A Murphy, N.C., woman was killed in a two-car collision in Ellijay Sunday afternoon, authorities said. Betty Scott Hampton, 72, lost control of the Toyota Camry she was driving on Highway 382 just west of Sunlight Road and veered into the path of an SUV, said Gilmer County Coroner Jerry Hensley. Hen


Family hosts feast for the public

After their parents died, five Conley siblings decided to have their Thanksgiving dinner at St. Jude Thaddeus Catholic Church in Highlands and open it to the public. "My parents were longtime members here and active members of the community," Dehlia Mullins said. "We always had Thanksgiving at thei

BAYTOWN SUN - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

3 months after Harvey, hard-hit cities still struggle

DICKINSON There aren't enough hammers to go around. Standing in the shell of a one-story house in Dickinson's Colonial Estates neighborhood, Damon Brown says he gets four calls a day from people looking for a contractor to rebuild their gutted homes. He wishes he could help, but his six-man crew can

GALVESTON COUNTY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 22:00:00

Man in critical condition after crashing motorcycle into Hummer

A 40-year-old man was transported by Life Flight to an area hospital after crashing the motorcycle he was riding into two cars Wednesday night, Seabrook Police said. Officers said they were dispatched to Texas 146 near the Red Bluff Road overpass around 9:45 p.m., where they said three motorcycles w

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-23 17:24:00

Black Friday Shopping: Retailers Prepped With Cool Deals

PASADENA, TX - Some shoppers won't even finish the first course of Thanksgiving dinner before they are think of of heading out the door to get a head start on Black Friday shopping, so it's a good idea to know where to find the best deals. If you're one of those shoppers, you're in luck because the

PATCH - 2017-11-23 00:04:11