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Triad predicted to get more snow than initially forecast

The winter storm that was expected to come overnight Tuesday and early Wednesday took a bit longer to arrive. It came to Forsyth and Guilford counties between 5 and 6 a.m. Wednesday, bringing fluffy, wet snow that fell quickly. Few cars ventured out onto the road. The National Weather Service revise

GREENSBORO.COM - 2018-01-17 11:56:00

Storm smacks Forsyth County with 6 inches of snow

After snow blanketed Forsyth County and the surrounding region Wednesday, officials warned that slick roads could create dangerous conditions for drivers this morning. A winter storm hit the Triad, bringing more than 6 inches of snow and resulting in numerous vehicle crashes, authorities said. Minor

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-01-18 05:00:00

Investigation leads to 11 drug-related arrests in Greensboro

Concerns from a group of Greensboro residents about possible drug activity spurred a six-month investigation that led to 11 arrests. Five law enforcement agencies executed search warrants early Wednesday morning at five homes along the Martin Luther King Jr. corridor. As a result, eleven people wer

WXII 12 - 2018-01-17 21:52:00

Alamance County could get 6-8 inches of snow

Alamance County was looking at six to eight inches of snow by Thursday, according to Nick Petro with the National Weather Service. The county is under a heavy snow band and had received about four inches Wednesday afternoon, Petro said. "The band is starting to push east," he said. Citizens should e

TIMES-NEWS - 2018-01-17 21:24:52

Snow Days: Museums, parks close, shave hours ahead of winter storm

With a winter storm bearing down on the Triangle, schools are closed and local museums and parks are shutting down or changing their hours in anticipation. Here's what I know about for Wednesday, Jan. 17: Marbles Kids Museum and its IMAX theater in downtown Raleigh are closed. The N.C. Museum of Nat

WRAL - 2018-01-17 12:19:12

Orange County declares state of emergency after getting up to a foot of snow

(Town of Hillsborough) HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (WNCN) - After parts of the county got a foot of snow in Wednesday's storm, Orange County leaders have declared a state of emergency. Such a declaration "allows a county to implement emergency procedures and is the initial step for receiving state or feder

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-18 04:19:00

Snow piles up on roads, grass in Orange, Alamance counties

Mebane, N.C. - Snow was coming down at a good clip across Orange and Alamance counties on Wednesday morning, and there was no sign of it letting up. As of 11:15 a.m., the National Weather Service bumped up possible snow totals to 6 to 8 inches across Alamance, Orange, Durham, Person and northwestern

WRAL - 2018-01-17 16:21:38

Nearly 30,000 and counting without power as heavy snow causes outages across NC

Nearly 30,000 people were without power as of about 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday as heavy, wet snow caused widespread outages across the state. The most outages were centered in the middle of the state, where the heaviest snow fell. Thousands were without power in Wake, Durham, Orange, Franklin, Moore, L

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-01-17 21:56:00

Jackson County still under a level 2 snow emergency

Winter Storm Inga brought snow to Jackson County earlier this week that resulted in many closings, delays and postponements. According to Jackson County Sheriff Tedd E. Frazier Jackson County is still under a level 2 snow emergency today (1-17-18). A level 2 means, "Roadways are hazardous with blowi

JACKSON COUNTY TIMES-JOURNAL - 2018-01-17 22:25:00

Dog shelter closes temporarily after rescue of 100 dogs

The Athens County Dog Shelter has been closed to the public, temporarily, except by appointment. Athens County Dog Warden Mary Beth Brown appeared before the county Commissioners on Tuesday to request the closure due to the overwhelming amount of work shelter employees have faced since 100 dogs were

ATHENS NEWS - 2018-01-18 03:30:00

County enacts policy on office-opening delays in bad weather

It didn't take long for Athens County to use its new policy governing when the opening of county offices will be delayed because of bad weather. The policy was adopted by the county commissioners on Tuesday and implemented for the first time on Wednesday. Under the new policy, if the county is under

ATHENS MESSENGER - 2018-01-17 14:53:00

Vienna man faces meth and child neglect charges after police search Parkersburg home

PARKERSBURG, WV (WTAP) - A Vienna man faces felony methamphetamine and child neglect charges after police searched a Parkersburg home on Wednesday. At 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, officers with the Parkersburg Narcotics Task Force and The Parkersburg Police SWAT Team executed a search warrant at a home at 1

THENEWSCENTER.TV - 2018-01-18 02:28:00

Police responding to business robbery in South Charleston

SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) - Dispatchers say police are investigating a business robbery in South Charleston this evening. It happened just before 10 P.M. at Kelly's Hot Spot near the 4900 block of MacCorkle Avenue. Dispatchers say the caller advised that the suspect used a crowbar during the robb

WOWK - 2018-01-18 04:13:19

Parkersburg man sentenced to prison

PARKERSBURG - A sentence of six years in prison was handed down in Wood County Circuit Court Wednesday for a Parkersburg man who pleaded guilty to a charge of fraudulent use of an access device. Bryan Anthony Merritt, 35, in custody at the North Central Regional Jail, was indicted on seven counts of

PARKERSBURG NEWS & SENTINEL - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Marietta High School crew team loses docks

Photo by Michael Kelly The Muskingum River, seen from the Putnam Bridge Wednesday afternoon, bears massive floes of ice toward the Ohio River in Marietta. Photo by Michael Kelly Slabs of ice linger in trees along the east bank of the Muskingum River in Marietta, a sign of how high the water surged

PARKERSBURG NEWS & SENTINEL - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Robbery reported at South Charleston business

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A robbery has been reported at a South Charleston business. Metro 911 dispatchers say it happened just before 10 p.m. Wednesday in the 4000 block of MacCorkle Avenue SW. No other information has been released at this time. South Charleston Police are handling th

WSAZ - 2018-01-18 06:10:00

Drunken driver who killed Staten Island woman in chain-reaction crash apologizes to her family before sentencing  

A drunken driver who killed a mother of four on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway apologized to her family before he was sentenced to up to 15 years behind bars. "This tragedy has changed the lives of lot of people," a remorseful Vladimir Menin, 44, said Wednesday inside a Brooklyn courtroom packed w

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-17 20:23:24

Feds: Drug crew sold, stashed heroin and fentanyl on Staten Island - even after member OD'd

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Several members of an alleged Albanian drug gang peddled heroin and fentanyl stamped with "Pray for death" throughout the area, including on the borough, federal authorities allege. Medin (Dino) Kosic, 30, of West Brighton, was the alleged crew leader who obtained the narcotic

SILIVE.COM - 2018-01-17 21:26:58

Woman caught on surveillance video stealing tip jar from Staten Island restaurant

A woman was captured on surveillance video stealing a tip jar from a restaurant on Staten Island on Tuesday afternoon. The incident took place inside Hawaii Poke Bowl on Richmond Avenue in the Bulls Head section. According to a manager, the woman placed an order and while she was waiting for her foo

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-01-18 01:18:30

Metuchen man charged in Perth Amboy stabbings

PERTH AMBOY - A 25-year-old Metuchen man has been charged in connection with stabbing two other men in Perth Amboy last weekend. According to police, around 9:45 p.m. Jan. 12 Perth Amboy officers responded to a report of a stabbing on the 200 block of Smith Street. When police arrived they found two

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-17 22:09:46