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Many without power most of Wednesday

At one point Wednesday, almost 2,000 people in the area were without power as a result of the frozen weather. Officials with Entergy Mississippi said the high demand of power during the extreme cold resulted in a large number of people losing power, some up to eight hours. During the outage, tempera

DAILY SENTINEL STAR - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

Winona business destroyed by fire

WINONA-- It took firefighters more than six hours to extinguish a fire that destroyed Crossroads Small Engine in Winona Monday night. According to Winona Fire Chief Brad Mooneyham, Winona firefighters responded to the report of a fire at Crossroads Small Engine, located at 1218 Highway 51 North, at

WINONATIMES.COM - 2018-01-18 16:20:00

Man charged with statutory rape

A Winona man is facing statutory rape charges. According to Winona Police Captain Dan Herod, chief investigator for the Winona Police Department, Jerral Easterwood, 30, of Winona has been charged with five counts of statutory rape of a minor under the age of 16. Herod said Easterwood was arrested Fr

WINONATIMES.COM - 2018-01-18 17:02:00

Second suspect charged in West Point shooting

WEST POINT - A second man is in custody in connection with a Jan. 13 shooting in West Point. Tymothens Raflael Henry, 30, of Columbus was arrested by West Point Police Jan. 17 and charged with aggravated assault. He remains in the Clay County Jail awaiting bond. Police have already charged one man w

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-18 23:10:00

Capital murder suspect facing additional charge

STARKVILLE - A Kosciusko man charged with capital murder in the shooting death of his estranged girlfriend at the Starkville Walmart now faces a new charge of aggravated assault. William Thomas Chisholm, 41, is accused of walking into the vision center at Walmart on Jan. 13 and firing several shots.

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-18 21:04:00

Walmart shooting suspect charged with aggravated assault

A Kosciusko man arrested for a fatal shooting at Walmart in west Starkville on Saturday is now also facing an aggravated assault charge. William Thomas Chisholm, 41, was charged with aggravated assault during a Thursday afternoon appearance in Starkville municipal court. Starkville police arrest

COMMERCIAL DISPATCH - 2018-01-18 23:03:49

SPD arrests former parks and recreation director, contractors

Starkville police arrested three suspects with ties to the Starkville Parks and Recreation Department for embezzlement Thursday afternoon, including former director Herman Peters. Police also arrested 33-year-old Anthony Stevenson, of Starkville and 46-year-old Marion Watson, of Eupora. Each of th

COMMERCIAL DISPATCH - 2018-01-19 04:10:42

Voice of the people: Joseph Boggess, M.D.

After reading the editorial reprinted from "The Greenwood Commonwealth" about ways to grow Mississippi's population, I had the following thoughts. Up to now I have been against the expansion of Medicaid in our state to those above the poverty line seeing it as another entitlement at the expense o


Decomposed body found after Detroit house fire, reports say

A body was found on Detroit's east side after firefighters put out a fire in a vacant home Friday morning, according to media reports. Decomposed skeletal remains were discovered on the second floor of the house, and it's not clear if the remains are human, WWJ-AM (950) reports. The home was located

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2018-01-19 12:31:54

More vehicles broken into in Livonia, this time at Seven Mile and Farmington

Livonia police continue to deal with more break-ins of vehicles across the city at residences and businesses. Another rash of such break-ins was reported on the city's north end, near Seven Mile and Farmington. Police were called Jan. 14 to Landmark, 33454 Seven Mile, in the 7 Farmington shopping ce

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2018-01-19 17:39:56

Warmer weather, rain expected over the weekend in metro Detroit

Expect the warmer weather on Friday to last through the weekend, according to the National Weather Service in White Lake. High temperatures will rise above freezing Friday and climb through the weekend, with warmer than normal temperatures holding through Tuesday, the weather service reports. "The

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2018-01-19 11:55:53

Decomposed Body Found In Burned Home: Report

DETROIT, MI - Firefighters extinguished a blaze at a home in the 14000-block of Liberal Avenue on the city's east side, reported ClickOnDetroit.com on Friday. Inside the home, firefighters found a decomposed body on the second floor, the TV reported. The fire was reported just after 3 a.m. >>> Read

PATCH - 2018-01-19 13:11:31

3 charged in fatal shooting of Detroit auto parts store manager in court for preliminary exam

DETROIT - Three people charged in connection with the fatal shooting of an auto parts store manager in Detroit returned to court Friday for a preliminary exam. Eboni Monae McEwen-Ross, 28; Shawnta Sharee Anderson, 23; and Leviticus Butler, 38, are accused of being involved in a robbery at the O'Rei

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2018-01-19 17:19:03

DPD officer to stand trial after Meijer shopper beaten

DETROIT (WJBK) - A Detroit police officer charged with assault after a violent arrest at a Meijer on Eight Mile will go to trial. Lonnie Wade, a 65-year-old officer, accused David Bivins of shoplifting on October 10, 2017, and a verbal exchange ensued. Surveillance video and cell phone video show W

FOX2DETROIT.COM - 2018-01-18 19:15:00

Journey, Def Leppard announce co-headlining show at Comerica Park

DETROIT (WXYZ) - A massive concert combining two of the great rock bands is coming to Detroit this summer. Journey and Def Leppard announced a co-headlining show at Comerica Park on Friday, July 13 as part of a North American tour. Half of the shows will be closed by Journey with the other half clos

WXYZ - 2018-01-19 12:43:52

Metro Detroit weather: Winter warmup approaches this weekend

DETROIT - Temperatures were in the neighborhood of 30 degrees on Thursday, but fell short of getting above freezing in most spots. On Friday, the temperatures will get above the freezing mark. On Thursday night, expect a few clouds, with most locations in the teens. The temperatures will be around

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2018-01-18 23:36:50

Could false nuke alert happen on the Kenai Peninsula?

A bald eagle sits on top of a tsunami warning tower on the Homer Spit near Mariner Park on Tuesday morning, Sept. 2, 2014, after an error in the alert system caused a false tsunami warning. Towers like this situated in coastal Alaska towns are designed primarily to warn of tsunamis, but also can war

HOMER NEWS - 2018-01-18 19:57:32

Executive: Hilcorp plans to spend $285M in Alaska this year

KENAI, Alaska (AP) - Oil and gas company Hilcorp announced that it plans to spend about $285 million in Alaska during 2018. CompanyOperations ManagerChad Helgeson made the spending plans public on Jan. 10 at a forum in Kenai, the Peninsula Clarion reported Tuesday. Helgeson said the largest portio

RADIO EGYPT - 2018-01-18 16:45:20

5 inmates treated after ‘riot’ in Seward prison yard

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - An Alaska prison remains on lockdown following a disturbance that the Department of Corrections is calling a "riot." Spokeswoman Megan Edge in an announcement says 43 inmates were involved and five were treated for injuries following the disturbance Wednesday at Spring Creek

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-18 23:59:59

APD seeks home invasion suspects

Anchorage police are searching for Kasey S. Dunlap, 42, and Christa J. Chadwell, 31, in a Jan. 17 home invasion in Eagle River. (Photo courtesy APD) Police have obtained warrants for two suspects in a Wednesday, Jan. 17 home invasion in Eagle River. According to police, Kasey S. Dunlap, 42, and Chr

ALASKA STAR - 2018-01-18 19:29:00