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Find Dexter's Cheapest Thanksgiving Gas Prices

Gas prices matter, especially for your Thanksgiving Day travels. Whether you're sticking close to home, or making a truly long haul, knowing where to find the cheapest gas locally will make things a little easier on the big day, especially if you hit the pumps today. While gas prices just outside De

PATCH - 2017-11-22 21:04:58

11-year-old girl hides in closet during Ypsilanti Township home invasion

YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. - An 11-year-old girl said she scared off a man who broke into her family's home in Ypsilanti Township to steal guns and jewelry in the middle of the afternoon. The damage to the front door is still evident, and the fear is very apparent on the face of the girl, who said s

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-11-23 04:15:15

Driver Killed When Car Crashes Into Tree

DEXTER (WWJ) - Authorities say a driver was killed when their car slammed into a tree in Washtenaw County. The accident happened early Wednesday morning along Dexter-Pinckney Road, between N. Territorial and Horseshoe Bend, just outside of Hudson Mills Metropark in Dexter. Circumstances leading to t


Top five things to do this weekend in Ann Arbor, Nov. 24-26

ANN ARBOR - After a lovely Thanksgiving yesterday, it's safe to say we're all a bit stuffed, which is probably putting it mildly. The day after Thanksgiving usually means shopping deals and an abundance of Christmas music. Full disclosure: we fully admit to partaking in both. Whether you're in the h

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-11-23 22:00:45

Civil rights icon John Lewis to speak in Ann Arbor about his graphic novel trilogy 'March'

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DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2017-11-24 11:00:01

'Annie' rises from a hard-knock life to a New Deal at DAG

Spunky orphans and an upbeat score will set toes tapping and faces smiling as the Downriver Actors Guild presents "Annie" Dec. 2 to 17 at the Theater on the Avenue. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2, 8, 9, 15 and 16 and 3 p.m. Dec. 3, 10 and 17 at the Catherine A. Daly Theater on the Avenue, 2656 Bidd


Fun holiday events set in Washtenaw County

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Looking for some fun holiday events near you? Look no further, because ClickOnDetroit has your back. Below you'll find a number of fun, festive, or unique things to do with friends or family this holiday season. Bring your pet to the Briarwood Mall in Ann Arbor to get a pet photo


An election divided them. A year later, they meet face to face

LANSING - First to walk into the meeting room was John Hulett, a conservative Christian and retired salesperson who now spends his energy promoting a children's book written by his wife. Hulett had driven to Lansing from his rural Ionia County home the previous afternoon, checking into the hotel att

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2017-11-23 01:00:00

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


$149.9 million, 1,018 jobs

$149.9 million in revenue, $7.1 million in sales tax dollars and 1,018 jobs are the direct result of tourist spending ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today! $149.9 million in revenue, $7.1 milli


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

PICKENS COUNTY PROGRESS - 2017-11-22 19:14:00

Jasper Merchants trying to salvage New Year's party

A shot from one of the downtown New Year's Eve celebrations hosted by the City of Japser. The Jasper Merchants Association is working to salvage the New Year's Eve celebration after the city council voted to not fund it at their last meeting. However, the volunteer group knows it won't be easy to


Kevin Woody named Dawson County 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year

Dawson County Junior High School Choral Director Kevin Woody was recently named the 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year for Dawson County after being voted DCJHS Teacher of the Year by his peers. "I was definitely shocked and humbled," Woody, 29, said as he recalled his reaction to the news. Woody, who g


Criminal case against citizen journalist heads to trial next week

Self-described citizen journalist Nydia Tisdale heads to trial next week facing charges of criminal trespass and obstruction of an officer after a 2014 event that led to her forced removal from Burt's Pumpkin Farm in Dawsonville. The criminal case is set to move forward Monday morning in the Dawson


Russia was once our deadliest enemy -- but no longer

When I was growing up in the 1950s and 1960s, there was no country more feared by Americans than the Soviet Union. We were all terrified back then at the thought that the Reds would drop atomic bombs on the United States and blast us all to oblivion. That became a very real threat, in fact, with th


Stay safe with cold weather heating tips

With colder weather in the forecast, Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens wants to remind Georgians of some heating tips to help keep their homes and families safe this winter. "Year after year we've seen the rate of fires and fire deaths in Georgia accelerate during the winter mont


Downtown Evanston launches 'We Love Evanston' campaign

Paid Post: Downtown Evanston in partnership with the C3 (Creative Community Commerce) committee launching a new campaign called "We Love (downtown) Evanston". These days everyone shares pictures of things they love and enjoy on social media; now we want you to show us what you love about Evanston in

EVANSTONNOW.COM - 2017-11-24 11:45:00

Family Displaced From Evanston Home by Fire on Thanksgiving

Evanston Fire Department A family was displaced by a fire in their home in north suburban Evanston on Thursday morning. Crews responded to the fire in a large single-family home at 10:10 a.m. in the 1000 block of Forest Avenue, according to the Evanston Fire Department. Firefighters found heavy smok

NBC CHICAGO - 2017-11-23 20:43:11

Thanksgiving Fire Displaces Evanston Family

EVANSTON, IL - A fire displaced an Evanston family for Thanksgiving, but no one was hurt and their house was saved. Fire crews were called to the 1000 block of Forest Avenue for a report of a fire in a large single family residence Thursday at 10:10 a.m., according to the Evanston Fire Department.

PATCH - 2017-11-23 19:35:01

Another Suit Accuses Ex-Evanston Teacher Of Sexual Abuse

CHICAGO (CBS) - A lawsuit filed in Cook County Circuit Court follows two others last month that accuse a former Evanston High School drama teacher of sexual abusing students. The latest lawsuit was filed by Daniel Romain, who accuses Bruce Siewerth of abusing him while he was a student at the high s

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-23 17:20:08