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Robber shows note demanding cash at Tupelo Texaco

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - According to a cashier at the Texaco on Barnes Crossing a man entered the store around 3:15 Sunday morning looking suspicious. She said she became suspicious because he looked around during his first entrance, using the bathroom on the second. Finally, after purchasing a ci

WTVA.COM - 2017-11-21 02:59:00

Three locals face drug charges in Booneville

BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Three people from Booneville face drug-related charges in Booneville. According to Booneville Police Chief Michael Ramey, 31-year-old John Fischeal was arrested on Wednesday, November 15. He was arrested on Mimosa Street after officers responded to a call about a susp

WTVA.COM - 2017-11-20 19:10:00

Car accident claims life of Hamilton woman

HAMILTON, Miss (WTVA) - A one-vehicle crash in Monroe County claimed the life of a Hamilton woman early Sunday morning. Monroe County Coroner Alan Gurley confirmed Rhonda Savage, 55, died at the scene of the accident. Gurley said Savage was driving a 2011 Ford pickup on Lackey Road when she los

WTVA.COM - 2017-11-20 03:31:00

Tupelo crews to begin road construction next week

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Tupelo Public Works will soon begin road construction which may disrupt road passage and temporarily hinder access to driveways. Crews plan to begin road construction in the Prairie Cove area beginning the week of November 27, weather permitting. Prairie Cove construction

WTVA.COM - 2017-11-21 00:00:00

Saltillo drivers pulled over to receive Thanksgiving turkeys

SALTILLO, Miss. (WTVA) - Saltillo police handed out more than just traffic citations Monday afternoon, hoping to help out this Thanksgiving season. "We just wanted to show everybody that it's not all about getting out there and writing tickets," said Public Relations Officer Deundra Poole. "It's

WTVA.COM - 2017-11-21 05:52:00

Rewards offered following burglary of City Pawn

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Tupelo police are asking for the public's help identifying and locating the persons responsible for the burglary of City Pawn. Tupelo police say the burglary happened on Saturday, November 18 at the 372 South Gloster Street location. Officers found a door to the business

WTVA.COM - 2017-11-20 23:42:00

Oxford Square honored as community staple

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - Oxford's Square has been honored for its strong sense of community. The National Life Group announced Monday its annual list of Main Streets Across America, a celebration of streets in each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. The streets featured are selected b

WTVA.COM - 2017-11-20 22:07:00

Game day trash recycled in Oxford

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - In Oxford, while many students and faculty are out this week on Thanksgiving break, some stayed behind to help sort through the trash left behind at the Ole Miss / Texas A&M game on Saturday. They're calling it "Sorts Giving," and it's all part of a recycling program that's

WTVA.COM - 2017-11-21 06:39:00

Mishawaka murder case on National TV features Tim Corbett

A nearly 40-year old Mishawaka murder case was the center of a National TV show this evening. Metro homicide commander Tim Corbett was just one of a few investigators who appeared "On the Case with Paula Zahn." Zahn took an in-depth look at the 1981 murders of two church organists in Mishawaka. Ten

WNDU - 2017-11-20 09:00:00

Lake Fenton marching band plans to hold a concert in South Bend

Local residents will get a rare chance to see and hear one of the nation's best high school marching bands in action. The 150 person Lake Fenton High School marching band has rented the Gridiron Plaza outside the former College Football Hall of Fame building which is where a concert will be held on

WNDU - 2017-11-21 03:56:00

South Bend donut shop to close this week

A downtown South Bend bakery is closing its doors this week. Owners of Cops and Donuts- Dainty Maid Precinct announced Wednesday will be the last day they'll serve customers. The owners, a group of police officers from Michigan, took over the bakery on South Michigan Street last year after previous

WNDU - 2017-11-20 21:43:00

Pokagon police substation opens in South Bend

On Monday a new police station opened in South Bend. The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians Tribal Police substation will employ 12 officers. This, ahead of the grand opening of the new Four Winds Casino South Bend, slated to open early next year. The tribal police have been working together with St

WNDU - 2017-11-21 03:47:00

Final round of leaf pickup in South Bend

Homeowners in South Bend are eager to see the leaf trucks coming down their street this week. Monday begins the third and final pass for leaf pick up until spring. A pile of leaves sits ready for collection off Indiana Avenue in South Bend on Monday morning. Neighbors are asked to rake their leaf

WNDU - 2017-11-21 02:51:00

Terry McFadden's 'As Seen on TV' test: Samurai 360 knife

Thanksgiving is just a few days away, and that means plenty of time in the kitchen. On Monday, Terry McFadden tried out the "Samurai 360." It's a new take on an age-old cooking tool, because there's nothing like a sharp knife to help with all that food preparation. You can't use it to carve the turk

WNDU - 2017-11-21 02:18:00

Old Hardee's lot could see development

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) - It's been decades since a downtown South Bend Hardee's restaurant was demolished to make way for better things. Only now, has anyone shown any interest in the vacant lot left behind at Main and Jefferson. It's not a done deal, but a developer has the city's permission to do

WNDU - 2017-11-21 05:31:00

Indiana police to increase traffic enforcement through Thanksgiving holiday

MISHAWAKA, Ind. (WNDU) Expect to see an increase in random police patrols and checkpoints throughout northern Indiana. Officers made the announcement Monday at University Park Mall in Mishawaka, urging drivers to take extra precautions when traveling the busy roads during this holiday season. Misha

WNDU - 2017-11-21 01:34:00

Aces scrimmage at Hilltop Hysteria

MOUNT CARMEL - Before the season officially begins on Friday, the Mount Carmel Aces held their annual Hilltop Hysteria to kickoff the season. "It's a really neat event," said Mount Carmel coach Tyler Buss. "We wanted something to kind of kick the year off. It serves a lot of purposes. It gets the co

DAILY REPUBLICAN REGISTER

Hosting Thanksgiving? Some veteran Thanksgiving hosts rehearse the feast for peace of mind

AP Photo/Richard Drew | Ruthy Kirwan, of Percolate Kitchen, poses for a photo in her apartment kitchen, in the Queens borough of New York on Nov. 8. Before actors perform a play for an audience, they run a dress rehearsal to look for kinks that need fixing before the show opens. Traditional Thanksgi

VINCENNES SUN COMMERCIAL - 2017-11-21 05:00:00

Keeping up with the times: County pursuing upgrades to emergency communications systems

The county's emergency communications are on tap for some upgrades. E-911 director Debbie Schmidtknecht, who oversees central dispatch, told the county commissioners on Monday that she'd like to give the county's AT&T phone system an upgrade and refinance an existing loan that's set to be paid off i

VINCENNES SUN COMMERCIAL - 2017-11-21 05:00:00

2018 paving contract goes to different company

City officials have awarded a paving contract worth more than $830,000 to an Anderson-based company. The city's Board of Works last week awarded the city' paving contract - the fourth such contract in as many years - to E&B Paving. But it's the first time city engineer John Sprague has worked with t

VINCENNES SUN COMMERCIAL - 2017-11-21 05:00:00