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Wyhof named Sanford mayor pro tem

Rebecca Wyhof was unanimously chosen Tuesday as the new mayor pro tem for the Sanford City Council. Wyhof was nominated by her predecessor, Sam Gaskins, and faced no opposition for the seat. According to city ordinances, the mayor pro tem is responsible for acting as mayor if the mayor "shall for an

SANFORD HERALD - 2017-11-24 05:15:00

Sanford earns National Night Out recognition

The city of Sanford was named the best participant in National Night Out for cities of its size. City Public Information Officer Kelly Miller informed the Sanford City Council Tuesday night that Sanford had placed first in the nation for its program for cities with a population between 15,000-50,000

SANFORD HERALD - 2017-11-22 22:00:00

What to Watch on Thursday: The Macy's Thanksgiving parade, Hallmark's 'Mistletoe Inn'

Mistletoe Inn (8 p.m., Hallmark) - An aspiring author is dumped by her soon-to-be-published novelist boyfriend, and signs up for a romance writing retreat at a Vermont Inn shortly before Christmas. Based on the book by Richard Paul Evans.Also on . . . Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (9 a.m. on NBC an

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2017-11-23 11:30:00

Man killed Tuesday night identified by police

Goldsboro police have identified Tuesday night's shooting death victim as 42-year-old Sammy Lemarcus Evans, who was shot and killed at about 8:42 p.m. inside 109 N. Herman St. Maj. Anthony Carmon, head of the Goldsboro Police Department's Investigative Services Bureau, said the city's automatic guns

GOLDSBORO NEWS-ARGUS - 2017-11-22 21:04:00

Protection in the Lord's house: Law enforcement, others helping churches improve security

In light of multiple mass shootings taking place at American churches, local law enforcement and others are gearing up efforts to help places of worship prepare for the possibility of a similar incident happening there.Matt Monarca | The Sanford Herald Charleston, South Carolina, and Sutherland Spri

SANFORD HERALD - 2017-11-24 13:59:00

What to Watch on Friday: 'Santa Claus,' 'The Grinch' and 'Trolls' kick off Christmas viewing

Santa Claus is Comin' to Town (8 p.m., ABC) - I like to call this 1970 stop-motion classic the animated true story of the origin of Santa. Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (8 p.m., NBC) - Boris Karloff narrates this 1966 special about a heartless grinch who tries to steal Christmas from th

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2017-11-24 11:30:00

Broadway man charged with kidnapping ex-girlfriend

A Broadway man is in custody in relation to allegations he kidnapped his ex-girlfriend. Timothy Wayne Watts, 41, of 703 Burgess Circle, Broadway, was charged Tuesday with first-degree burglary, second-degree kidnapping, assault on a female, felony larceny and possession of stolen property. In a news

SANFORD HERALD - 2017-11-22 21:56:00

Bell-ringing time once again: Salvation Army kicks off kettle program for this holiday season

Lizzie Bycura, center, drops some coins Wednesday in the Salvation Army of Lee County's red kettle in front of Lowe's Foods on Spring Lane while her brother Sloan, left, and Lee County Sheriff Tracy Carter look on.Matt Monarca | The Sanford Herald You've probably heard the ringing of bells as you en

SANFORD HERALD - 2017-11-23 05:30:00

Man charged with two counts of murder after Lawrence County shooting

LOUISA The Kentucky State Police have arrested and charged a Martin County resident with two counts of murder after a shooting in Lawrence County. Elden Shannon Muncy, age 21, of 4701 Buffalo Horn in Martin County is lodged in the Big Sandy Regional Detention Center, according to police. In a news


5 Glasgow residents land in jail on meth charges

GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) -- The Barren County Sheriff's Department and Barren River Drug Task Force combine to put five Glasgow people in jail on drug charges. Lonus Winchester, Stoney Winchester, and Christopher O'Brien all face numerous drug charges, after authorities found an active meth lab in a home

WBKO - 2017-11-23 05:03:00

Monroe Co. man and woman arrested

A Monroe County man and woman were arrested in the early morning hours Wednesday on drug and other charges after being pulled over for a traffic violation. Deputy Joseph Ford with the Barren County Sheriff's Office stopped a 2001 PT Cruiser around 2:15 a.m. after witnessing it disregard a stop light

GLASGOW DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-22 15:03:00

Keener turns himself in to authorities

An East Bernstadt man served with a five-count indictment ended his run from the law when he turned himself in to Laurel County Sheriff's deputies on Saturday afternoon. Earlier this year in July, Jack Keener, 28, of East Bernstadt, broke into a home with a gun, which led to him being charged with s

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2017-11-22 16:06:00

Moss Middle School students learn hands-on medical skills

After placing a suture in a frozen pig's foot, Malak Adnan, 13, said the experience was "pretty cool." "It was pretty cool to do it on something that was like a person's actual skin and get some experience," Malak said. Malak was one of 38 Moss Middle School students who participated in a clinic Tue


Glasgow PD now equipped with Narcan

GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) -- The Glasgow Police Department is joining the battle to combat opioid overdoses. According to officials, the department just received and is now equipped ... with Narcan. Narcan or Naloxone is used for the complete or partial reversal of opioid overdoses, including respiratory

WBKO - 2017-11-24 01:48:00

Winter Band Concert set for Dec. 1

HARROGATE, Tenn. - The Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble will perform in concert under the direction of Dr. Jim McAllister, assistant professor of music, on Dec. 1, at 7:30 p.m., in the Sam and Sue Mars Performing Arts Center in the Duke Hall of Citizenship. The LMU Ja

DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 07:18:00

Carnegie Library project to continue gift to community

CORBIN - As we enter the season of giving, the Carnegie Center of Corbin, Inc., wants to remind area residents of its commitment to raising funds to restore the Carnegie Library that was built in 1916. The library was a gift to the community from Andrew Carnegie and others who worked to get the Carn

CORBIN TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2017-11-23 04:56:00

NTSB: Helicopter crash preliminary report expected to be complete in a few day

NTSB investigators expect to have the preliminary report finished in a matter of days on what caused Monday's helicopter crash south of Electra. 25- year old Gideon C Carmichael was killed when his helicopter went down. Carmichael was from Haskell and appeared to be herding cattle when witnesses say

TEXOMASHOMEPAGE.COM - 2017-11-22 23:20:45

Use of helicopters for farming is growing practice

Two days ago a helicopter crash took the life of a young Haskell man while he was herding cattle on land in Electra. For more than 20 years, farmers in north Texas have been using helicopters to survey hundreds to thousands of acres of land, spray pesticides, wild hog hunting, and herd cattle. Last

NEWSCHANNEL6NOW.COM - 2017-11-22 19:42:32

Family of Gideon Carmichael establish scholarship fund

The family of Gideon Carmichael, 25, have established a scholarship fund for the Haskell native who died in a helicopter crash on Monday in Electra. To honor Gideon's life, in lieu of flowers, the family will instead accept donations to the Gideon Carmichael Memorial Scholarship care of Haskell ISD

NEWSCHANNEL6NOW.COM - 2017-11-22 18:17:26

Haskell pilot remembered for helping others

A 25-year-old Texoma man who lost his life in a helicopter crash is being remembered for his willingness to always lend a helping hand. Gideon William Carmichael passed away in a tragic accident Monday in Electra. Trey Webb, owner of Flap-Air Helicopter Service out of North Texas, said Gideon was li