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Milburn family loses home to fire on Thanksgiving

MILBURN, Okla. (KXII) -- A fire on Thanksgiving Day leaves a Milburn family without a home for the holidays. Tishomingo Fire Chief Gary Deaton said the family left a burning pile of brush outside unattended, just a few feet from their house. Just after 4 p.m., the wind blew the flames onto the por

KXII.COM - 2017-11-24 03:31:00

Drunk driving a danger during Thanksgiving travel

MADILL, Okla. (KXII)-- Thanksgiving is the most traveled time of the year, but studies now show it is also a deadlier holiday than New Year's Eve when it comes to drinking-related crashes. "There are many people this holiday season that will be suffering because of the loss of a loved one in the pa

KXII.COM - 2017-11-23 03:11:00

Durant's Kayla Lee signs with Oklahoma Baptist for Lacrosse

Durant lacrosse star Kayla Lee has signed to play at Oklahoma Baptist. Lee is the first Texoma area female lacrosse player to sign to play in college. "It's awesome to get to do this," Lee said. "I had a lot of college offers, and I was really excited that OBU was one of them. I have always wanted t

KXII.COM - 2017-11-23 07:02:00

Six families homeless after apartment fire

DURANT, Okla. (KXII) - An early morning fire destroyed 6 apartment units in Durant, Okla. Six families are now homeless after a fire destroyed part of their apartment building at Parkridge Apartments. The fire started around 5:00 a.m. We're told the fire burned for at least an hour. Six units are da

KXII.COM - 2017-11-23 20:37:00

Former cop pleads not guilty to rape allegations

DURANT, Okla. (KXII) -- A former Oklahoma police chief accused of raping a mentally disabled man pleaded not guilty in front of a Bryan County judge on Tuesday. An affidavit states Bryon Gordon took a 33-year-old man with down syndrome to a hotel room at Choctaw Casino in Durant and forced him to pe


Thanksgiving delivered: A tradition of providing more than a just a meal at Meals on Wheels of Texoma

Thanksgiving turkey and all of the trimmings came a day early for those who receive meals from Meals on Wheels in Grayson County. Volunteers delivered the freshly cooked meal on Wednesday afternoon. Those living in Sherman and Denison will receive a fresh cooked Thanksgiving meal from the Salvation

HERALD DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-23 06:01:00

Family honors memory of five year-old killed in shooting, suspect still at large

DENISON, Tex. (KXII) -- Authorities are still hunting for a third suspect involved in a shooting that hospitalized eleven year-old ZaQuavian Fisher and killed five year-old Kason Powell. But as for the family of the two kids, they're still picking up the pieces. "Thought maybe he would do something

KXII.COM - 2017-11-23 03:01:00

Ruiz Foods employees raise money for Reba's Ranch House

DENISON, Tex. (KXII) -- Ruiz Foods presented a hefty check to organization that raising awareness for breast cancer. On Tuesday, Reba's Ranch House got a check for $3,755. Denison Team Members raised the funds by participating in the company's third annual 'Pink Out' Day. In support of the fight ag


Open Letter to the European Union, Carter Center and the United States Embassy accredited near Monrovia

By Josiah Flomo Joekai I have followed with keen interest the opinions expressed by your respective missions regarding the conduct of the October 10, 2017 Legislative and Presidential Elections, maintaining that the process was conducted in a free, fair and transparent manner. Absolutely, the indep

THELIBERIANDIALOGUE.ORG - 2017-11-23 23:59:59

Officials: 'Jealous' man kidnapped, raped teen after she turned him down

Andres Castaneda-Guzman had romantically pursued a 15-year-old for weeks. But when his advances were turned down, Castaneda-Guzman's "jealous and possessive" ways reached a fever pitch during a party in Texas when he lured her away from a home, traveled to Stockbridge and raped her, according to a


Fugitive may be in Douglas County

ALEXANDER CITY, ALABAMA - A man who escaped for the second time in less than a month from the Coosa County (Ala.) Jail kept law enforcement officials in multiple jurisdictions on the run and residents on edge. It is now known that he has crossed state lines and is believed to be in Georgia. Shane An


FBI: 2 members of violent robbery crew targeting Asian businesses arrested

ATLANTA -Two members of a violent robbery suspected of targeting Asian-owned businesses in the metro Atlanta area have been arrested, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The FBI said 22-year-old Tabyron Rashad Smith was taken into custody Tuesday at a home in Fairburn, Ga.; 22-year-old

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-11-23 02:21:00

THE LATEST: Arrests made in robberies targeting Asian businesses

Two men have been arrested in connection with a string of violent robberies targeting Asian businesses across metro Atlanta, according to the FBI. RELATED: Crew accused of robbing Asian business owners strikes again Tabyron Smith was captured Tuesday at a residence in Fairburn and Davrion Ware was a


Arrests made in violent robberies of Asian-owned businesses

ATLANTA - The FBI said they have arrested two people believed to be responsible for a recent series of violent commercial robberies around metro Atlanta targeting Asian owned/operated businesses and salons. Tabyron Rashad Smith, 22, of Atlanta was arrested by an FBI task force on Tuesday at a family


Douglas County Restaurant Inspections: Domino's, McDonalds

DOUGLASVILLE, GA - Here are some restaurant and food service inspections conducted in Douglas County during the past week. Click on the date or score to see more info.Each item on an inspection form has a point value ranging from 1 to 9 points, with violations deducting points from a best possible s

PATCH - 2017-11-23 17:32:18

Accused gang members stand trial for 2014 murder and arson

JONESBORO - Jury deliberations began Tuesday in the trial of three alleged gang members accused of a 2014 murder and arson of a Jonesboro home. Khadijah Briana Jenkins, Frederick Marsalia Rosenau and Lavarr Rasheed Pierce are accused of acting together to kill Quincy Suggs, 24, after he allegedly sh


1 injured in Highway 169 crash Wednesday

A 42-year old Zimmerman man suffered non life-threatening injuries Wednesday in a one-vehicle crash. Jerry Dean Steffensen was driving a 2002 Chevy Silverado north on Highway 169 in Kathio Township, Mille Lacs County at about 6:20 p.m. when he lost control, rolled into the right ditch, and hit a tre

BRAINERD DISPATCH - 2017-11-24 11:01:00

It's all about strength: Rejuv aims to develop female athletes for the long term

Athletes and teams are learning how to strength train in order to prevent better their performance and prevent injuries at Rejuv Medical. The company is especially targeting female athletes, who can be underserved with this kind of training. Stephanie Dickrell, sdickrell@stcloudtimes.com WAITE PARK


2 Charged in Connection to Sherburne County Burglaries

According to the sheriff's department, businesses in Clear Lake, Princeton, Elk River and Becker reported burglaries, where the suspects had stolen cash, guns and electronics. A Sherburne County residence was also burgled in early November. Investigators were able to determine that Lattery and Foste

KSTP - 2017-11-23 01:38:00

Two charged after Sherburne County burglary spree

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Two Becker men were charged Wednesday after a home and businesses were burglarized during a month-long spree that yielded firearms and thousands of dollars in cash and property. Raymond Scott Foster, 22, and Joshua James Lattery, 22, made their first court appeara

ST. CLOUD TIMES - 2017-11-22 23:15:51