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A day after West Chester nursing home fire, few answers

More than a day since a five-alarm blaze at a West Chester nursing home injured 27 and left an undisclosed number of residents unaccounted for, investigative officials had yet to enter the site, authorities said. "Hot spots are still flaring up," Chester County Fire Department spokesman Dave March s

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2017-11-18 15:49:36

'It Was Pandemonium': Resident Recounts Rescue From West Chester Senior Home Fire

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (CBS) - Authorities are still investigating a massive fire at the West Chester senior living facility that injured more than two dozen people. The residents of Barclay Friends are now relying on friends or loved ones to help them. "It was pandemonium, but it wasn't panic," said 88-

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-18 12:55:55

38th Annual QVC West Chester Christmas Parade Coming Up

WEST CHESTER, PA -- The 38th annual QVC West Chester Christmas Parade is just around the corner. The event will take place on Friday, Dec. 1 at 7 p.m, beginning at New and Market streets. More than 40,000 local spectators and 100 million viewers nationwide are expected for the event. The parade wil


Mistrial for Menendez, SRC to self-destruct, fire rips through West Chester nursing home | Morning Newsletter

Happy almost-the-weekend. Already gearing up for the Eagles-Cowboys game? Before the fun begins, catch up on updates from the SRC (it's gone), the GOP tax plan (it passed), and Roy Moore (more accusations, that is). If you like what you're reading, it's free to sign up to get this newsletter in your


Officials Still Trying To Account For All Residents Following West Chester Senior Living Facility Fire

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (CBS) - Officials are still trying to account for all the residents following a five-alarm blaze that ripped through a senior citizen living facility in West Chester on Thursday night. At least 27 people were injured in the fire and 17 still remain in the hospital, according to Wes


3 Cheers: Hero Neighbors Help Save Lives During West Chester Inferno

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - As heavy flames ravaged a West Chester senior living community on Thursday night neighbors didn't think twice before jumping in to help. Tonight we give three cheers to two of those neighbors who dropped everything to save lives. When the smoke finally began to clear, we heard t

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-17 23:40:20

West Chester Senior Living Facility That Went Up In Flames Previously Cited For Safety Violations

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (CBS) - The senior living facility that went up in flames in West Chester on Thursday night has previously been cited for safety violations. Over the past 11 years, Barclay Friends has been inspected 39 times. There have been 14 inspections with safety violations, including the fac

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-17 18:37:43

West Chester man faces gun charges after street altercation

WEST CHESTER >> A West Chester man is being held on $80,000 cash bail after he was arrested by borough police and charged with firearms violations stemming from an incident outside a social club. Dartrel Eugene Jacobs, 31, of East Market Street was charged with prohibited possession of a firearm, po


Wilcox County woman killed in 3-vehicle wreck

A Wilcox County woman was killed Thursday during a three-vehicle wreck in Marengo County, Alabama State Troopers said. Sonya Bradford Huckabee, 52, from the unincorporated community of Arlington, was driving a 2012 Honda CRV when her vehicle was struck by a 2000 Ford F-350 at 7:34 a.m. on U.S. 43 ne


Convicted Birmingham killer now jailed in Selma murder

A 22-year-old who pleaded guilty to a reduced of murder this week in Birmingham is now jailed in Selma to face an additional murder charge there. Alfred Kenterius Parnell Jr., released from the Jefferson County Jail on time served for the 2016 killing of Maliek Lamare McBride, is being held on $1.5

AL.COM - 2017-11-17 19:04:31

86 Alabama Baptist pastors sign letter against sex abuse

More than 85 pastors at Southern Baptist-affiliated churches in Alabama have signed a letter this week saying they denounce sexual abuse against women, although the letter does not mention U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore. As of today there were at least 86 signees including the current president of

AL.COM - 2017-11-18 18:21:33

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> First-degree robbery was reported Thursday on the 300 block of E Magnolia Ave. > Aggravated assault, menacing-knife, was reported Thursday on the 200 block of West Magnolia Ave. > Second-degree criminal mischief was reported Thursday on the 2000 block of Highway 14 > Driving under the influence of

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2017-11-17 18:45:00

Special Report: Grovetown Hometown Tour

Boasting a population of more than 135,000 residents Columbia County is growing. One of the area seeing the most growth is Grovetown. It is the largest city and only 1 of 2 incorporated cities in Columbia County. Since 2000 the town has doubled in size and when it comes to population that's a good t


Two people shot and killed in city of Aiken early Sunday morning, investigators searching for suspects

Crime Scene graphic AIKEN, S.C.(WJBF)- The Aiken Department of Public Safety is looking for a shooting suspect, Sunday morning. Officers responded to a call of two people shot in Aiken just after midnight. Officers found two victims sitting in a vehicle parked along Bradby Lane. The Aiken County c

WJBF.COM - 2017-11-19 10:37:34

One person dead after car crash in Saluda

Deadly crash SALUDA, S.C.(WJBF)- One person is dead after a car crash in Saluda, Saturday morning. It happened around 8 a.m. when South Carolina Highway Patrol says 54-year old Denny Shelton was driving an empty log trailer on Newberry Highway. Officials say Shelton crashed into a Honda Civic whic

WJBF.COM - 2017-11-19 15:58:18

Three arrested on drugs and gun bust in Burke County

Drug and gun bust in Burke County leads to the arrest of three people. BURKE COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) - The Burke County Sheriff's Office arrested and charged three people accused of having drugs, guns and stolen items. Chief Deputy Lewis Blanchard said the office's Narcotics Division worked closely wit

WJBF.COM - 2017-11-19 01:29:42

Hundreds gather under an Augusta bridge for a Thanksgiving outreach

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF)- Hundreds gathered under the Calhoun Expressway Bridge at 15th Street Saturday to eat a Thanksgiving meal together. The Bridge Ministry of the CSRA, a local non profit, held it's 10th annual Thanksgiving Bridge outreach. All walks of life came to eat a warm meal and hear a messag

WJBF.COM - 2017-11-19 00:18:07

"Save Our Park" Dozens raise their voices to save Pendleton King Park

AUGSUSTA, Ga. (WJBF)- Dozens gathered at Pendleton King Park Saturday to try and save it. A Trustee on the owner's Will, proposed selling the park, but some in the community are not happy about it. For 50 years, Pendleton King Park has had a partnership with the City of Augusta and the Trustees of

WJBF.COM - 2017-11-19 00:39:27

Fraternity salutes teen honor students

Buy Now A Saturday scene at Cumberland African Methodist Episcopal Church, in Aiken, has local members of the Omega Psi Phi fraternity gathering for pictures with honor students representing Strom Thurmond, South Aiken, Silver Bluff, North Augusta, Midland Valley, Blackville-Hilda, Barnwell and Aike

AIKEN STANDARD - 2017-11-19 00:49:00

Can't have the holidays without 'The Nutcracker'

It's a tradition Augusta can be proud of: The Colton Ballet Company's production of "The Nutcracker" is in its 46th year this year, bringing elegance and history to downtown the weekend after Thanksgiving. The company's namesake - founder and director Ron Colton - first brought the production to Aug

METROSPIRIT.COM - 2017-11-19 03:00:18