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Kentwood man indicted on federal child porn charge

A federal grand jury indicted a Kentwood man on a charge of possession of child pornography, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced Friday (Jan. 19). The panel charged Randolph Ard, 62, on a single count on Friday, the agency said in a news release. Louisiana Bureau of Investigation officers arrested


Know your neighbor - Hunter Posey

Hunter Posey is a small town guy with some serious work ethic. He graduated from Brookhaven Academy in 2004, and spent two years playing baseball at Copiah-Lincoln Community College in Wesson before earning a business degree from Mississippi State University. He met his wife, Kristen, while pursuin


Schools to budget snow makeup days

Next year the Columbia School District will have predetermined makeup days to be used if school is cancelled because of weather. That decision was made before this week's snow and ice, which resulted in school dismissing early Tuesday and being out Wednesday and Thursday. The district hasn't set yet

COLUMBIANPROGRESS.COM - 2018-01-20 08:00:00

Recovery from 2017 tornado continues in Pine Belt

Recovery is moving quickly for some, is at a standstill for others, after an EF3 tornado caused massive damage and destruction throughout the Pine Belt. Lici Beveridge/Hattiesburg American A year after the Jan. 21, 2017, tornado, the Pine Belt still bears the scars of the devastation. The EF3 torna

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2018-01-20 22:01:08

City aims to improve water bills

A Columbia water customer recently called in with a sewer problem, but there was a bigger issue: The account did not exist. The Board of Aldermen took action Tuesday to try and cut down on such problems with people getting water service but not being billed. A Columbia water customer recently called

COLUMBIANPROGRESS.COM - 2018-01-20 08:00:00

CenterPoint Church: 'We want people from all walks of life'

A Brookhaven church started the new year with a renovation of spirit and purpose. CenterPoint Church made the move from Industrial Park Road to 640 Halbert Heights Road on Dec. 31, bringing with it members dedicated to spreading the gospel with others in the community. Meeting in the building that b


Feb. 3, 1 p.m., Krewe of Little Rascals

The annual Krewe of Little Rascals children's parade, sponsored by the city of Pascagoula, will march at 1 p.m., Feb. 3. The parade takes a slightly different route this year, starting at the green space at the corner of Delmas Avenue and Magnolia. The parade then goes along Delmas to Canty Street,


OR boaters caught on camera jumping into water seconds before terrifying crash

One of the people on the fishing boat is now suing the other boat driver for $327,500. With just seconds to spare they jumped into the cold waters of the river as the speed boat headed towards them. The terrifying episode took place on 12 August near the mouth of the Columbia River, Oregon, and the


4 Dozen Animals Die in Massachusetts Barn Fire

Receive the latest new-england updates in your inbox Ashland Fire Department Authorities say about four dozen animals have died after a barn went up in flames near the Ashland/Holliston town line in Massachusetts. Officials in Holliston say they received several 911 calls about the barn fire shortly

NECN - 2018-01-21 20:54:54

Bridgewater crash injures 3, passenger flown to hospital

BRIDGEWATER - A woman was flown to the hospital by helicopter for emergency treatment after a serious car accident that also left the driver and a 10-year-old child hurt. The single-car crash happened at about 4:15 p.m., Sunday, on Route 24 southbound near Exit 15, Massachusetts State Police said.

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-01-21 23:27:49

'The Jury Got It Right': Man Gets Life For Stabbing Death

WORCESTER, MA-A man was given life in prison without the possibility of parole after being found guilty of stabbing a woman to death in December, 2015. A Superior Court jury found Pedro Solis guilty of murder in the first degree in the December 2015 stabbing death of Cherise Hill, according to Worc

PATCH - 2018-01-22 01:25:09

Worcester, Lynn Men Charged With Trafficking Fentanyl

WORCESTER, MA-Two men, one from Worcester, were arraigned on Friday on charges in connection with selling 800 grams of suspected fentanyl to an undercover Massachusetts State Trooper at a Woburn area hotel on Thursday. Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan announced that Manuel Perez, 42, of Lynn,

PATCH - 2018-01-21 18:54:19

1 Dead In Double Tractor-Trailer Crash On Route 91

Six vehicles were involved in the crash that left about 300 yards of debris strewn across the highway. LONGMEADOW, MA - A six-car crash on Route 91 Saturday morning resulted in the death of a tractor-trailer driver from Connecticut. State Police responded to the Longmeadow crash around 7 a.m. A pre

PATCH - 2018-01-20 21:38:05

'Gang Member' Arrested, Pickle Place Sold: The Week In Worcester

WORCESTER, MA-Take a look back at the week on Worcester Patch. WORCESTER, MA-Update: Shrewsbury police have reported that the missing teen from Worcester is home safe. Original post: A teenager who is a former Shrewsbury... Read more WORCESTER, MA-A building that was once home to a pickle factory i

PATCH - 2018-01-21 14:00:00

Police Investigating Double Shooting Inside Massachusetts Home

Police believe the shooting was the result of an escalating, residential argument Two men are in the hospital after a domestic incident turned into a double shooting Saturday (Published 14 minutes ago) Two men were shot Saturday afternoon after an argument escalated into violence in a Taunton, Massa

NECN - 2018-01-20 23:59:43

Worcester employees in line for 1-month break from insurance premiums

WORCESTER - Municipal employees and retirees could be in line for a one-month health insurance "premium holiday" this spring. That's because the city's Health Claims Trust Fund, used to pay medical and prescription drug claims for municipal employees and retirees, has built up a reserve surplus of a

TELEGRAM.COM - 2018-01-22 01:43:39

Akron man seriously hurt in shooting in Goodyear Heights neighborhood

AKRON, Ohio - No suspects have been identified in a shooting Thursday in Akron's Goodyear Heights neighborhood that left a man with serious injuries, police said. The 28-year-old man suffered gunshot wounds in the face, chest and arms just before 10 p.m. on Keck Street near Bethany Avenue, according


Crews respond to house fire in Akron

No further information is available at this time. Crews responded to a house fire in Akron on Thursday evening. According to officials, the fire could be seen coming from the third story of the home at 875 Johnston Street as they arrived. Seven people reside in the home, three adults and four chi


Police: Akron school board member found overdosing in front seat of SUV

A member of the Akron Public Schools Board of Education remains hospitalized after police found him overdosing on drugs in the front seat of his SUV Thursday night. According to a police report, officers found 57-year-old John R. Otterman unconscious in his red Ford Escape just after 8 p.m. on E Cuy


Akron man gets 15 years in prison for trying to kill ex-girlfriend

AKRON, Ohio -- He was at the home of his ex-girlfriend to pick up some of his belongings. Then he shot her. Twice. 48-year-old Kasonia Toney was waiting in a vehicle at her residence on July 8, 2017, when her ex-boyfriend opened fire, shooting her in the neck and chest. The suspect, 58-year-old Vest