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Tourism has given Philipsburg new life but not new families

PHILIPSBURG - As the holiday season gets its start on a clear morning in late November, Main Street here looks like something out of a Hallmark movie. A window washer cleans storefronts along blocks of historic brick buildings - a candy store, a microbrewery, coffee shops, restaurants, antique store

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 13:00:00

Theater review: 'A Turnpike Sunset' offers tall tales, easy laughs, old-time music

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Sometimes theater is exhausting, often for good reasons - engaging, demanding and calling for involvement. Sometimes theater is exhilarating, most often in a good sense - inspiring, stimulating to the mind, enlightening to the spirit. There are times when theater

CITIZEN TIMES - 2018-01-15 19:05:56

Fire chief: Couple escapes burning home safely after being awakened by smoke detector

The Glassy Mountain fire chief said two people were able to safely escape their burning home after a smoke detector alerted them early Tuesday morning. Chief Robert Staples said a young man and woman lived at the home on Goodwin Road near Travelers Rest and that both made it out of the home without

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-01-16 15:02:00

Sheriff: gunman no longer firing shots, 'not much has changed'

A 10-year-old boy is being held hostage inside his Liberty Township home as a SWAT team tries to negotiate his release Saturday, according to Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones. The gunman is barricaded with the child inside a vehicle in a garage of an apartment in the 7000 block of East Hamilton P

FOX CAROLINA

2 people, dog, found dead after Upstate house fire

WYFF News 4 Updated: 5:13 PM EST Jan 14, 2018 The Oconee County coroner said the remains of two people and a dog were found after a home caught fire Saturday morning. The coroner said the fire happened around 5:56 a.m. on Crestwood Drive in Salem. The coroner said the victims are a 55-year-old mal

WYFF4.COM - 2018-01-14 22:13:00

Oconee County mobile home fire kills two in Salem

SALEM - A man and a woman were killed early Saturday along with a dog in a fire on Crestwood Drive that completely destroyed a mobile home. The names of the victims were uncertain Sunday, according to a news release from Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis. The fire had burned so intensely that investi

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-01-14 22:15:36

The Huddle: Clemson professer to talk redistricting in Spartanburg

Carol B. McCullcoh wrote in to let us know that women and men are welcome to join the League of Women Voters at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Barrett Room at the Spartanburg County Headquarters Library. Holley Ulbrich with the Clemson University Strom Thurmond Institute will make a presentation about redis

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL

Police: Structure heavily damaged after overnight fire in Salem

Police said an investigation is underway after an overnight fire in Oconee County. The incident happened along the 200 block of Crestwood Drive in Salem. Officials with the Salem Police Department said the fire started overnight, but the scene remains active at this time. The structure received heav

FOX CAROLINA

Large local crowd braves cold to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Out from the gloomy past, till now we stand at last Where the white gleam of our bright star is cast On Monday morning, a large group of approximately 150 to 200 people made their way to the Historic Orange County Courthouse along King Street in downtown Hillsborough. They congregated to celebrate

NEWSOFORANGE.COM - 2018-01-15 23:31:00

Durham's Andre Leon Talley revolutionizing fashion and Vogue

Monsieur Andre Leon Talley DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) - For nearly five decades, the tale from the runway to the mannequin to your closet has been influenced by Mr. Vogue, better known as Monsieur Andre Leon Talley. CBS North Carolina's Beairshelle Edme sat down with him for a one-on-one at the Ebony Fas

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-16 00:59:47

Orange County residents prepare for possible winter weather

Photo by Michael Hyland/CBS North Carolina CARRBORO, N.C. (WNCN) - With snow in the forecast once again, people are preparing for the possibility of having to stay off the roads and for kids to stay out of school. As of Monday evening, CBS North Carolina meteorologists called for up to two inches

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-16 03:23:36

Victim of Fayetteville house fire identified

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) - Fayetteville fire officials have identified the the woman killed in an early Sunday morning house fire. Shelley Davis, 57, was killed in the fire that occurred in the 1900 block of Stanberry Street around 4:30 a.m. Her husband, Robert Davis, 59, was injured and is current

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-15 20:49:09

NCCU students give back during MLK Day of Service

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) - Students at North Carolina Central University are giving back for Martin Luther King's Day of Service at the university. While NCCU, a historically black university, physically has boundaries in Durham, students are going beyond those limits to help the community "It's been

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-15 23:19:05

Charity asks for experiences over cash

Durham, N.C. - Anyone who spends time with Jake Ingham is going to hear a joke. "Why don't turkeys make good pitchers? Because they always throw foul balls!" said Jake, to the laughter he was looking for. Jokes are just Jake's thing. "Who doesn't love Jake?" said Ingham's friend, Edson Freeman. I

WRAL - 2018-01-15 23:13:00

January Durham Regional Library coupon swap

Once a month, the Durham County Southwest Regional Library hosts a coupon swap. Read on for the details for this month.Durham Coupon Swap Date: Thursday, January 18, 2018 (make sure you check with the library to see if they cancel the swap due to the snowy weather we are expecting Wednesday) Time: 7

WRAL - 2018-01-16 10:40:00

Civic clubs and support groups in Durham and Orange counties

The motto of the Durham Lions Club is We Serve, and that is what we do, with special emphasis on serving the visually impaired and youth. Details: Every Wednesday, 12:30 p.m. Durham Lions Club Scout Center, 1850 Hillandale Road, Durham, bit.ly/2xwzseC, durhamlionsclub@gmail.com, 919-451 7203. Never

HERALDSUN.COM - 2018-01-16 11:00:00

Victim, 21, Suffers Stab Wounds To Head, Body: Norwich PD

NORWICH, CT - A 21-year-old man suffered multiple stab wounds to his head and body and police are searching for the suspect, Fox 61 reports. The stabbing occurred after 8 p.m. Sunday on Chestnut Street and the victim was able to walk to Franklin Street. The victim is currently in the hospital with s

PATCH - 2018-01-15 14:49:53

Police: Man in serious condition following Norwich stabbing

NORWICH - Norwich police are investigating a stabbing incident they say resulted in a 21-year-old man hospitalized with serious injuries Sunday night in downtown Norwich. At 8:17 p.m., police and emergency crews were dispatched to the area of Franklin Street at Willow Street for an assault victim, p

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2018-01-15 07:01:57

Norwich woman arrested with more than 30 bags of narcotics

New London - New London Police arrested a woman Friday afternoon who had 13 baggies of crack cocaine and 25 glassine bags of heroin. Police charged Saralene Baldwin, 55, of 16 Clay Ave., Norwich, with two counts possession of narcotics, two counts possession of narcotics with intent to sell and one

THEDAY - 2018-01-15 01:49:00

Teen Commits Home Invasion Over $15 In Montville: State Police

MONTVILLE, CT - State Police say a teen is accused of committing a home invasion in Montville. At 9:07 p.m. Sunday, troopers from Troop E-Montville responded to 52 Pequot Road for a disturbance. It was reported that a 17-year-old male entered an apartment through an unlocked door, State Police said

PATCH - 2018-01-15 13:03:06