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Ice jams gone, but snowfall on the way

SARAH DESANTIS/STAFF PHOTO Don Fulmer, of Sunbury, walks his Siberian Huskies at the Shikellamy Marina, Sunbury, Monday afternoon. Heavy rainfall caused frozen-over waterway surfaces to break up and form ice jams, which led to the National Weather Service issuing a flood watch. Though ice is still v

NEWSITEM.COM - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Lackawanna County based Technicolor to lay off 160 workers

OLYPHANT (WBRE/WYOU) - Paris-based Technicolor announced Tuesday another round of layoffs at its facility in Olyphant, layoffs which could affect 160 employees. The Lackawanna County facility was once the largest employer in the county, with nearly 5,000 employees. Eyewitness News has learned a "War

PAHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-01-16 16:06:53

Winter Weather Makes for Rough Road Conditions in Wayne County

MANCHESTER TOWNSHIP - People are pretty used to snow and ice on the roads this time of year. It's the norm for the Rileyville area north of Honesdale. Drive a little farther north, and conditions worsen on state roads, including Route 191. "The roads have been terrible," said Emalee Gill. "We've bee

WNEP-TV 16 - 2018-01-16 21:32:43

Layoffs Planned at Lackawanna County Plant

OLYPHANT - A major manufacturer in Lackawanna County has announced over 100 layoffs. Technicolor Home Entertainment plans to lay off 160 workers at its Olyphant location beginning in March. The company was formerly called Specialty Records, then WEA, then Cinram and was eventually bought by Technico

WNEP-TV 16 - 2018-01-16 20:34:23

Man Accused of Peeping on Women in Dressing Room

HONESDALE -- A man is accused of peeping on women in a dressing room in Wayne County. Police charged Edwin Evert, 61, of Honesdale, with invasion of privacy. On Saturday, officers say shoppers at the Salvation Army store in Honesdale saw him using a mirror under a dressing room stall to look at wome

WNEP-TV 16 - 2018-01-15 22:55:29

16 Investigates: Chimney Repair Complaints

LACKAWANNA COUNTY - The recent spell of frigid temperatures and high winds left many homeowners worried about damage to their chimneys, but experts advise being careful about the company you hire to repair your chimney. One local chimney repair business has left a trail of legal judgments and angry

WNEP-TV 16 - 2018-01-16 20:28:23

St. Patrick's Church members honor Dr. King by making sleeping bags

Volunteers making a sleeping bag out of quilts are, from left, Talia Herrera, Scranton; Joan Kupetsky, Factoryville; Katelynn Morden, Scranton; and Sam Kupetsky, Scranton. Sleeping bags made of quilts and articles of clothing made made by volunteers at St. Patrick's Church in Nicholson. YOU CAN H

THEABINGTONJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-16 20:02:30

Ice Jam Concerns Along Susquehanna River

WILKES-BARRE - Along the banks of the Susquehanna River in Wilkes-Barre is a sight many probably aren't used to seeing. Instead of flowing water, blocks of ice stacked up and remained at a standstill Sunday. Officials believe there is an ice jam near the Black Diamond railroad bridge. At Nesbitt Par


Georgia Supreme Court again rejects 'Stocking Strangler' Carlton Gary's appeal, sends case back to Columbus

Convicted Columbus "Stocking Strangler" Carlton Gary moved another step closer to execution Tuesday when the Georgia Supreme Court rejected his appeal for reconsideration and sent the case back to Muscogee Superior Court. But here it hits another snag, as the Superior Court judge hearing the case ju

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-16 23:17:00

CPD arrest suspect for statutory rape

(Source: Columbus Police Dept.) Raheem McClam, 19, was arrested Tuesday, Jan. 16 and is charged with statutory rape and electronically furnishing obscene material to minors. Both charged are misdemeanors. McClam's Recorder's Court hearing is Thursday, Jan. 18 at 9 a.m. Copyright 2018 WTVM. All right

WTVM - 2018-01-16 20:37:34

Albany native arrested on battery charge

Phoebe Factoids Facebook page administrator, Claude Wilson Geer IV has been arrested by the Johns Creek Police Department. According to police, Geer had a warrant for his arrest for battery. A Johns Creek Police report said officers responded to a domestic violence call on Monday. When they arrived,

WALB 10 - 2018-01-17 02:50:24

GA governor issues state of emergency ahead of winter weather

Gov. Nathan Deal has issued a state of emergency for 83 counties due to expected winter weather. The counties span throughout much of central and north Georgia. This distance extends from Columbus to Macon to Augusta and northward. State government will be closed tomorrow in the impacted areas for n

WTVM - 2018-01-17 03:31:33

William "Drew" Hauesler

William "Drew" Hauesler, 26, passed away Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at his residence in Cordele. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, January 19, 2018 at Pinecrest Baptist Church with the committal service following in Bay Spring Cemetery in Crisp County. The family will receive friends

CORDELE DISPATCH - 2018-01-16 21:34:18

Insurer Aflac reaches combined $350,000 settlement with five states

Aflac, which sells supplemental health and life insurance policies in the U.S. and Japan, reached a collective $350,000 settlement with five states just before Christmas. The company, headquartered in Columbus, reached the settlements related to failing to notify the beneficiaries of policyholders w

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-16 20:12:00

List: School and business closings in the Chattahoochee Valley

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - With the potential of winter weather approaching, we have created a list of schools and businesses that will be closed. SchoolsTallapoosa County: Students dismissed at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 16, school canceled Wednesday, Jan. 17Randolph County: School canceled Tuesday, Ja

WTVM - 2018-01-16 14:36:05

Lee Co. truck ready with sand for icy road conditions

Crews are on standby making sure the bridges in Lee County are safe for drivers ahead of Wednesday's winter weather advisory. Public Works crews have loaded up the sand truck and stockpiled enough sand for the roads and bridges. There are 12 to 13 bridges that the department has to maintain during

WALB 10 - 2018-01-17 01:19:52

McCracken County deputy captures man found burglarizing Food Giant

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY - A man was arrested Tuesday morning for allegedly burglarizing the Reidland Food Giant. Around 1:22 a.m., McCracken County Sheriff's Sgt. Ryan Willcutt was dispatched to a burglar alarm activated in the Reidland Food Giant at 6135 Benton Road. When the deputy arrived, he saw a

WPSDLOCAL6.COM - 2018-01-16 21:10:06

Box truck wreck blocks I-69 traffic Monday

Among the crashes reported during this week's round of snow was a single-vehicle wreck that blocked a portion of Interstate 69 near Princeton. The crash occurred shortly after 3 p.m. Monday near the 83-mile marker of I-69, Kentucky State Police reported. Investigation indicated Heidi Wilson, 40, of

PRINCETON TIMES LEADER - 2018-01-17 06:00:00

Mayfield Hwy open in Benton, KY after semi in the roadway

Mayfield Highway is back open after being closed in Benton Kentucky due to a semi stuck in the roadway. Police in Benton said it was closed from W 14th Street at the fire department to Walnut street near the old middle school gym. It was expected to be closed for several hours. Download the KFVS New

WAVE 3 - 2018-01-16 16:35:07

Homeless man arrested for pharmacy burglary

A homeless man was arrested Sunday after officers saw him fleeing a pharmacy where they had responded to a burglary alarm, Paducah police said. James G. Prentice, 57, is facing charges of third-degree burglary, second-degree fleeing or evading police in a motor vehicle, first-degree wanton endagerme

PADUCAH SUN - 2018-01-17 06:00:00