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HOME PROFILE: A harborside enclave in Gloucester

The answer is unequivocally "Yes." The question is whether one property can have it all: location, looks and lineage. The first and last "L" go hand in hand. On a picture-perfect site overlooking Gloucester Harbor (and seemingly built into the granite ledge) amidst almost 2.5 acres of rocky wooded l

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 11:37:00

Film on Gloucester fleet premiering on Saturday

When he embarked on his documentary "Dead in the Water" in 2013 as a cinematic army of one, David Wittkower operated with the sense that he was capturing, if not the final act, then certainly the denouement of the Gloucester fishing crisis. He had, on visits to his native Rockport from his home in L

NEWBURYPORT DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

Gloucester's 'East Wind' brings elegance, grace and water views

Classic yet modern, stately yet cordial, this turn-of-the-century Tudor-style home is breathtaking right from the curb. "East Wind," as it is lovingly and appropriately referred to, is situated on Gloucester's enviable Eastern Point. Within the sight and sound of both the harbor and the Atlantic, th

GLOUCESTER DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

Veterans Day draws a crowd in Gloucester

When the country has needed troops to defend its shores and its ideals, Gloucester men and women have always been there to answer the call. So it was no surprise when nearly 400 people were in attendance for the City of Gloucester's observance of Veterans Day on Nov. 11. When the country has needed

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-16 20:00:55

Gloucester man pleads guilty to manslaughter

A Gloucester man will serve 16 to 20 years in state prison for shooting a Lynn man in the head last year. Sean Chandler, 30, whose last known address was on Leighton Court, pleaded guilty to manslaughter Wednesday in Salem Superior Court for the shooting death of Donald Yancy, 38, of Lynn. Judge Tho

GLOUCESTER DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-16 10:00:00

Gloucester approves ban on plastic carrier bags

Supermarkets and retail stores in Gloucester will no longer be able to send customers away carrying those familiar thin plastic bags as of Jan. 1, 2019. The City Council on Tuesday night gave its approval to a ban on plastic bags with that effective date, backing an amendment to the city's litter an


'Nora's Lost' finds way to Gloucester HS stage

Those who attend the Gloucester High School Theatre Program's production of "Nora's Lost" will be taken on a journey into the heart of human experience. "Nora's Lost" -- which runs from Nov. 16-18 at 7 p.m. with a 1 p.m. matinee on Nov. 18 in the GHS auditorium -- focuses on protagonist Nora Blodget

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-15 19:29:48

Gloucester fire chief encourages participation in 2018 Municipal Firefighter Written Exam

Gloucester Fire Chief Eric L. Smith encourages local residents interested in pursuing a career with the Gloucester Fire Department to take the 2018 Municipal Firefighter written examination, which has been announced for March. The exam is scheduled for March 24, with an application deadline of Feb.


Henderson woman indicted for allegedly choking a child

HENDERSON -- A Henderson woman accused of choking a child with a belt has been indicted. Crystal Morphett, 31, 1600 block of Powell Street, was indicted by a Henderson County grand jury on Tuesday for first-degree criminal abuse. The charge stems from an investigation that occurred in November of 20

EVANSVILLE COURIER-PRESS - 2017-11-16 16:17:47

Henderson youth airplane event cancelled due to weather

Courtesy: MGN An event in Henderson planned for Saturday offering free airplane rides for kids has been cancelled according to The Gleaner. The event was going to be held at the Henderson City-County Airport by the Experiment Aircraft Association Chapter 21. Kids ages 8-17 would be provided free rid

WTVW - 2017-11-17 17:19:50

Henderson man indicted for alleged role in police-action shooting

HENDERSON - A local man shot during a standoff with city police has been indicted by a Henderson County grand jury on charges related to the incident. Troy Tapp, 45, was indicted Tuesday for the offenses of first-degree wanton endangerment, being a felon in possession of a firearm and possession/use


Boyett: With WWII in full swing, strict gas rationing hit Henderson

Four gallons of gas a week at a top speed of 35 mph. I don't know about you, but that would be tough to do, and our vehicles are all pretty fuel-efficient. Can you imagine that limitation 75 years ago when cars averaged about 15 mpg? So you can understand the pushback the government was getting abou

GLEANER - 2017-11-15 21:14:35

Inmates helping build Henderson Habitat home

There's another Habitat for Humanity home under construction in Henderson County and it's sponsored by the sheriff's office. It's the first time they've done this, and they've discovered it's quite an undertaking. In fact, it's too much work for deputies, so inmates are helping out. The house is loc


Weekend Closures Set for Spottsville Bridge in Henderson County

Some weekend closures are set for the Spottsville Bridge in Henderson County. A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will be repairing one of the eastern approach spans. Crews are closing the bridge to all traffic for two weekends in a row, beginning Friday, December 1st at 6 p.m. thro

WEVV.COM - 2017-11-15 20:48:51

Evansville Man Faces Drug Charges after Running from Police

An Evansville man is facing a felony drug charges after running from police. Robert Embry is charged with possession of cocaine. On November 16th around 11:00 p.m., officers tired to pull Embry over near Third Avenue. Once he stopped, Embry immediately opened his door and ran to a nearby park with

WEVV.COM - 2017-11-17 17:05:04

14 People Face Federal Charges In Meth Trafficking Ring

Fourteen people are facing federal charges for their alleged role in a meth trafficking ring. Theses arrests come after a citywide effort to stop drug trafficking in the area. Between October 2016 and November 13, 2017, Tommy Howard and Andrea Maddox allegedly led and supervised a drug ring to distr

WEVV.COM - 2017-11-16 22:13:40

Man killed on Mathis Mill Road

A man was killed in an altercation at a mobile home park on Mathis Mill Road. According to Albertville Assistant Police Chief J.T. Cartee, the shooting happened around 9:50 p.m. Wednesday night. Cartee said the investigation is still ongoing, but Jason Myers, 43, of Albertville, was dead at the scen

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-11-16 19:21:00

Fatal shooting under investigation at Albertville mobile home park

One person died in a shooting in Albertville, and police say the gunman may not face any charges. Neighbors say the man had just left the park office when the confrontation occurred. Albertville police responded to Pleasant View Estates off Mathis Mill Road on a shooting call that was made by the sh

WAFF - 2017-11-16 22:37:43

Sand Mountain police departments getting calls about church security

Recent church shootings are prompting calls by churches to local police departments for advice or training. One Guntersville church began thinking about that nearly a decade ago. Area churches are now questioning if they're safe, and those questions are going to local police departments. "Got a lot

WAFF - 2017-11-16 23:03:27

Reaction mixed on Boaz tax | No date set to vote on increase

At the Boaz City Council meeting on Monday night, a second public hearing was held to discuss a proposed 1-cent sales tax. Seven different people, with somewhat similar concerns, took the podium during the hearing to profess their thoughts about the sales tax proposal and even offered suggestions to

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-11-15 22:17:00