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Ardmore firefighter arrested in Durant on hit and run charges

ARDMORE, Okla. (KXII) -- An Ardmore firefighter was arrested in Durant this past week after police said he hit a car and ran -- while he was drunk. The police report says numerous witnesses saw Christopher Allen, 35, crash into a car around 9 p.m. this past Tuesday near University Boulevard. One wit

KXII.COM - 2018-01-17 01:31:00

Pets killed in Whitewright house fire

WHITEWRIGHT, Tex. (KXII) -- Several pets were killed Tuesday during a house fire around 1:30 a.m. off Darwin Road. Crews said the man inside the home escaped through a window before firefighters got there. He wasn't hurt, but four of his dogs died in the fire. Investigators said they think the fire

KXII.COM - 2018-01-17 02:29:00

Bonham ISD closes school for a week due to flu

The Bonham Independent School District announced Tuesday its decision to cancel school Wednesday, Jan. 17 through Tuesday, Jan. 23 due to the number of students and staff members exhibiting flu-like symptoms. The district said in its statement that the decision was based on Texas Education Agency At

HERALD DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-16 22:03:22

DONNA HUNT: Annie Peruna followed Annie P. on Red River

A lot has been written through the years about the Annie P., the first steamboat to navigate the Red River. It was early in 1905 that the Annie P. plowed up the river from New Orleans to Denison, proving that the Red River was navigable. It may be a surprise that a Denison-built boat also had its da

HERALD DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-16 18:22:00

Jack W. King || Bright Holland Funeral Home Services

Jack W. King died Saturday, Jan. 13, peacefully at his home in Forest Hill. He was born June 15, 1937, the third of five children of Vaudie King and Ruby King. He was the older brother of John, his twin, and his sister Bettie Desha. and was the younger brother of Margaret King North, now deceased, a

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2018-01-16 17:31:31

Old school is new home for Sherman brewery

SHERMAN, Texas -- A historic Sherman school building is about to get a new lease on life... as a brewery. The City Council has approved a plan by 903 Brewers to move its operations to the former Lee School building at Walnut and Piner Evans streets The three-story building built in 1913 will not onl

KTEN.COM - 2018-01-17 03:42:00

Bob "Shady" Jensen, 1938 - 2018

Howe, TX - Robert Arthur Jensen, from Howe, TX, was born into this world on July 28, 1938 and departed this world on January 5, 2018, at the age of 79, at the Woodlands in Denison, TX after learning of a cancer diagnosis. Bob, otherwise known as "Shady", was born in Elgin, Nebraska to Arthur M. and

HOWEENTERPRISE.COM - 2018-01-15 16:35:40

Flu hits hard at Grayson County homeless

DENISON, Texas (KXII) Grayson County Shelter Director Annette Limoges said the shelter is full with 34 people. But they're still accepting people who need a place to stay, whether it be in cots in the computer room or even in the reception area. And the uptick of homeless trying to get out of the c

KXII.COM - 2018-01-16 07:32:00

Quake jolts Greek capital; no injuries or damage reported

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.2 has jolted Athens, but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries. Seismologists at the Institute of Geodynamics in Athens said the quake that struck at 10:24 p.m. (2024GMT) Monday was centered near the town of Maratho

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-01-15 21:25:10

When your boss asks you to create your dream job: Venugopal

It's not every day that the big boss asks you to write your own ticket. But that's exactly what happened when I walked into the newsroom on Jan. 3, my first day back from vacation in the new year. Executive Editor Traci Bauer told me she wanted me to be part of the digital team. This year's agenda

LOHUD.COM - 2018-01-16 20:03:31

How much snow will slow commuters?

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The latest round of snow could make for messy commutes on Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning in the Lower Hudson Valley. A steady snowfall could drop 3 to 5 inches between tonight and Wednesday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. "Tomorrow mor

LOHUD.COM - 2018-01-16 11:47:10

Independent Living Center to unveil renovated space

TROY, N.Y. >> The Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley will dedicate its newly renovated downtown space at 15-17 3rd St. with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6. Immediately following the ceremony, the group will unveil "I am Able: What I Love About Me," a mixed-media proj

TROY RECORD - 2018-01-16 05:00:00

Ice jam wreaks havoc along Upper Hudson

THURMAN, N.Y. >> Emergency services personnel continue to monitor a massive Hudson River ice jam that has flooded roads, closed bridges and forced several families to evacuate their homes. It could be weeks, perhaps months, before public officials and private property owners are able to assess damag

TROY RECORD - 2018-01-15 05:00:00

Community Foundations offers variety of student scholarships

Students seeking financial help for college or vocational training can find it through a variety of scholarships offered by Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley. Scholarship funds held by the foundations will provide more than $300,000 to students throughout the region for a variety of interes

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-01-16 18:25:59

Central Hudson replacing gas lines on Broadway in Midtown Kingston

Central Hudson employees replace a gas main and lateral on Broadway in Midtown Kingston, N.Y. on Monday. Tania Barricklo - Daily Freeman KINGSTON, N.Y. >> Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp. workers on Monday were replacing 93 feet of a cast-iron gas main and one service lateral on Broadway in Midt

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-01-15 05:00:00

Carver Cos. would use Bethlehem site for tug boat, barge repairs

Developer Carver Laraway is moving forward with plans to remake a former steel rebar warehouse on the Hudson River in Bethlehem into a compliment facility to his Port of Coeymans operation just south of there that could create dozens of new jobs. Laraway has been lining up regulatory and constructio

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-15 16:41:59

Lafayette Police seek 'vehicle of interest' in murder investigation

Lafayette Police have released a picture of a vehicle of interest in the two murders that occurred in Lafayette and Broussard last week. The car being sought is a white Dodge Caliber. Police say investigators suspect the homicides are related. Lafayette Police is leading the simultaneous investigati

KADN.COM - 2018-01-16 23:42:13

Louisiana State Police closing Interstate 10 east at Interstate 49; Basin Bridge closed

Louisiana State Police Troop I, Lafayette Police, and local agencies are in the process of closing Interstate 10 east at the I-49 interchange due to icing. According to a LSP spokesman, the I-10 bridge over the Atchafalaya Basin will be closed as well. Traffic will be rerouted on I-49 north to US 19

KADN.COM - 2018-01-16 22:49:04

City of Groesbeck says almost 800 people will be without gas due to shut off

Snow and a wintry mix is falling in SWLA. Get a view of the weather around the area by clicking HERE. Copyright 2018 KPLC. All rights reserved. Snow and a wintry mix is falling in SWLA. Get a view of the weather around the area by clicking HERE. Copyright 2018 KPLC. All rights reserved. Schools will

KPLC TV - 2018-01-16 20:10:34

(UPDATED 12:55 P.M.) Latest NWS statement on hazardous weather

National Weather Service Lake Charles LA 355 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018 LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262- 171200- Vernon-Rapides-Avoyelles-Beauregard-Allen-Evangeline-St. Landry- Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin- Vermilion-Iberia-St. Mary-Lowe

DAILY REVIEW - 2018-01-16 18:56:30