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Freeport woman honors fallen friend

With her right index finger, Barbara Horn traced the "V" inscribed on the cold black granite wall. The morning sun shone on her face as a brisk breeze tussled her silver hair on Nov. 10. She closed her eyes and took a deep breath. She was close, in a way, to her childhood friend for the first time s


Bus drivers' union sets vote on agreement with Baumann for Nov. 28

Unionized drivers who went on a nearly two-week strike that affected four Nassau County school districts agreed Friday to put a proposed agreement with Baumann & Sons Buses Inc. to a ratification vote on Nov. 28. The action came a day after the drivers ended the strike that disrupted the transportat

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-18 01:22:46

Hempstead teen reported missing, Nassau cops say

Nassau County police are looking for a juvenile reported missing in Hempstead. Yoralis Rodriguez, 15, was last seen at 8 a.m. Sunday leaving her residence on Terrace Avenue, police said. She is about 4-foot-5, 94 pounds and was wearing a white T-shirt, yellow pants with a gold necklace and adidas sl

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-17 12:51:10

Stranger follows girl home from school, gropes and kisses her in Queens: police

NORTH CORONA, Queens - A man followed a girl home from school, then touched her privates and kissed her in a Queens building before fleeing, according to police, who released a sketch of the person sought Friday. A police sketch shows a man sought for groping a 14-year-old in Queens on Sept. 7, 2017

PIX11.COM - 2017-11-17 16:33:30

Nassau tax assessments: Even some challenge winners lost out

A county program called Carry Forward virtually guaranteed some homeowners 5% to 9% decreases each year - but those who didn't qualify paid a price. Daniel Heaney, in front of his Merrick home in August 2017, regrets the two years he failed to file a challenge. Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp A large

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-17 11:00:00

Small LI retailers seek to offer what the internet can't

Brian Drucker's Cow Over the Moon toy store in Huntington offers a full-service shopping experience. Photo Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara Small retailers on Long Island are facing the challenge of online shopping by offering products and services that can't be easily matched by a website. The

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-17 11:00:00

Bestseller lists for the week ending Nov. 12

Bestsellers on display at Turn of the Corkscrew bookstore in Rockville Centre. Photo Credit: Marisol Diaz Publishers Weekly's U.S. list powered by Nielsen BookScan for the week ending Nov. 12 1. THE MIDNIGHT LINE, by Lee Child (Delacorte) 2. THE ROOSTER BAR, by John Grisham (Doubleday) 3. ORIGIN,

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-17 21:00:00

Chloe Stepanek has a record-setting day

Sophomore for Northport/Commack sets marks in the 200-yard freestyle (1:49.35) and 100 free (50.51) and qualified as top seed for Saturday's finals of state Federation meet; Huntington/Whitman's Arceri finishes ninth in 1-meter dive. Northport-Commack's Chloe Stepanek swims in a preliminary heat of

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-18 01:46:00

Stranger brutally beats mother of three on street in Temple, police say

A woman was brutally attacked in the 400 block of North 10th Street in Temple early Thursday morning, according to police. Temple Police Officers were dispatched around 3 a.m. to Baylor Scott & White Hospital, where the woman was being treated for the assault. The victim told investigators she was h

KCEN TV NBC 6 - 2017-11-17 19:47:30

Police find man shot in Killeen neighborhood

A man is in the hospital after being shot Thursday night in the area of Watercrest and Willow Springs Road in Killeen. Police said they received a call in reference to a shooting victim around 8:22 p.m. When officers arrived at scene, they found the victim bleeding with a gunshot wound in the 1400 b

KCEN TV NBC 6 - 2017-11-17 04:16:23

Suspect in fatal shooting investigation is related to KPD employee

The suspect in the fatal shooting investigation of Curtis Shelley, who was shot and killed Sunday afternoon, is a relative of a Killeen Police employee, Channel 6 has confirmed through multiple avenues. On Sunday, Nov. 12, officers were dispatched to the scene around 2:10 p.m. They found Shelley on

KCEN TV NBC 6 - 2017-11-17 21:54:29

Three young people killed in fatal crash on Highway 6 in Bosque County

The Texas Department of Public Safety was investigating a crash that killed three young people on Highway 6 near Clifton around 8 p.m. Thursday night, the Clifton Police Department and two DPS officials confirmed. Little information had been released, as of early Friday afternoon. And, the victims h

KCEN TV NBC 6 - 2017-11-17 18:57:49

Video shows dispute and fatal shooting of man in Killeen

KILLEEN, Texas -- Video has been released by a witness to the fatal shooting of Curtis Shelley on Nov. 12, 2017 in Killeen. The footage shows a verbal argument between Shelley and another man who appeared to have been driving a pickup truck prior to the confrontation. The second man is a relative of

KCEN TV NBC 6 - 2017-11-17 22:54:50

Workshop highlights path to home ownership

Owning one's own home is the American dream for many. For those who think they could never meet the qualifications necessary for homeownership, there are now bank programs and organizations that will help individuals fix their credit and save enough money for a down payment. This week there was a Ho

TEMPLE DAILY TELEGRAM - 2017-11-18 03:38:00

New Texas law allows for armed volunteer security at churches

Only hours after First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs was ravaged by one of the deadliest mass shootings in U.S. history Nov. 5, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said on Fox News that "arming some of the parishioners or the congregation" could help stop similar attacks from occurring in the f

TEMPLE DAILY TELEGRAM - 2017-11-18 03:37:00

Dallas police supervisor under investigation for selling confidential information

DALLAS -- Dallas police have launched an internal affairs investigation into a high ranking officer. Internal Affairs Division wants to know if a major used confidential information to help some officers score higher. In order to become a sergeant at the Dallas Police Department, you have to be tes

KCEN TV NBC 6 - 2017-11-17 23:38:40

Handy man in over his head

BEEBE (KATV) - Both a state inspector and a local code enforcement officer have reached the same conclusion: a handy man got in over his head. We visited White county today to see things for ourselves. Rebecca Kirk has lived in the same home in Beebe for over 40 years. She hopes to be back in her ho

KATV - 2017-11-17 22:00:01

El Almacen in Searcy Approved to Serve Alcohol

SEARCY, Ark. - A local restaurant is celebrating that it will soon be allowed to serve alcohol to patrons. On Wednesday, the Arkansas Alcoholic Beverage Control Board (ABC) approved "El Almacen's" application to become a private club. The restaurant was initially denied for improper placement of the


Proposed Agenda Beebe Public Schools

Regular Board MeetingRegular Board MeetingBeebe School District Board RoomNov. 20, 6:30 p.m. I. Call to Order II. Open Session (6:30)III. Approval of AgendaRecognition of Veteran's Day Celebrations - Mr. Mark Bivens, Elementary Principal and Ms. Brandy Dillin, Middle School PrincipalINFORMATIONAL P

BEEBE NEWS - 2017-11-16 21:23:47

Beebe man crashes into tree, dies

According to a preliminary crash report, Arkansas State Police said Warren Grogan, 66, was driving west on Highway 64. Around 7:15 a.m., Grogan got to the Highway 67 intersection, left the road there, and struck a tree with his SUV. The Beebe man died in the crash. Copyright 2017 KAIT. All rights re