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Black Friday draws thousands into long lines for savings

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Online coupons, avoiding 'buyer's remorse' and knowing the shopping cart trick are ways to save online, says columnist Kim Komando. Kim Komando, Special for USA Today For those who think Black Friday is a thing of the past, you must not have gone to to Opry Mills

THE TENNESSEAN - 2017-11-24 20:15:36

Regulators land hard on student loan debt relief scams

Student loans are the second largest kind of debt in the U.S., exceeded only by mortgages. Over 42 million Americans of all ages have student loan debt totaling more than $1.4 trillion. The average 2016 graduate owes $37,000. Default rates are at an all-time high, with about 8 million borrowers havi

JACKSON SUN - 2017-11-24 20:14:06

Fire in popcorn-making equipment temporarily closes movie theater

Shadybrook Cinemas director Connie Polling was awoken in the middle of the night with news that her theater, Columbia's only cineplex, had caught fire. The Columbia Fire Department responded to a fire at Shadybrook Cinemas just before midnight on Monday after the cinema's smoke detectors automatical

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-23 06:01:00

Black Friday deals, history and more for this weekend

Black Friday kicks off another weekend of things to do in Columbia, which include a healthy day camp for kids, holiday shopping deals and commemorating Maury County's historic past. Battle of Spring Hill tour Historians, reenactors and those with ancestors from The Battle of Spring Hill will host Ri

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-23 16:14:44

City's systems to be 'online soon' following cyber attack

SPRING HILL - The city continues its work in restoring its systems after it was attacked by hackers last month, which resulted in the shut down of electronic billing for citizens, city data and communications. City Administrator Victor Lay spoke at Monday's regular meeting of the Board of Mayor and

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-23 06:01:00

Melvin D. 'Buck' Ulrich Sr.

NASHVILLE - Melvin D. "Buck" Ulrich Sr., 75, passed away on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 24, from 5-8 p.m. at Spring Hill Funeral Home. Services will be held Saturday, Nov. 25, at 2 p.m. in the chapel at Spring Hill Funeral Home. Melvin was born to Henry and Leola Ulri


$25K in Spring Hill Pay It Forward Festival proceeds presented to local nonprofits

Three local nonprofit organizations received $25,350 from the 2017 Spring Hill Pay It Forward Festival. Spring Hill Fresh, organizer of the annual Spring Hill Pay It Forward Festival, and the festival's title sponsor, GM/UAW, recently presented $25,350 in festival proceeds to three local nonprofits,


U.S. Navy Plane Crashes In Western Pacific Ocean, 3 Missing

TOKYO, JAPAN - A U.S. Navy transport plane crashed on Wednesday about 500 nautical miles southeast of Okinawa, Japan, into the Pacific Ocean and three people are missing, the Navy said. The C-2 "Greyhound" plane was hauling both passengers and cargo from Japan to the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carri


Who needs marital counseling when the man wears overalls?

Ken and I always seemed to move in October and when I was pregnant. Since we were always busy tearing out and putting stuff back, we grew to think that was normal. I am naturally lazy, so I have to put enormous pressure around myself so that I'm forced to get things done. That's where this November'

TIMES-GEORGIAN.COM - 2017-11-23 06:00:00

Rochester man faces charges after police say he drove intoxicated and resisted arrest

During the investigation, police determined that 45-year-old James Hampton was driving while intoxicated.{ }(Photo: MGN Online) ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHAM) - A Rochester man is facing multiple charges after an accident on Portland Avenue Thursday night. According to police, officers located a two vehicl

13 WHAM - 2017-11-24 11:14:00

Medical transport plane crashes, report of engine fire

Aroostook Medical Center officials said in a news release the plane crashed at the Northern Maine Regional Airport in Presque Isle at about 6:50 p.m. Wednesday. The hospital says early reports indicate the plane experienced an engine fire after takeoff and was trying to return to the airport when it

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-23 21:44:40

Deputies: Woman walking dog shot, killed in hunting accident

A hunter accidentally shot and killed a woman walking her dog in Chautauqua County, our affiliate WGRZ reports. Deputies tell them 43 year-old Rosemary Billquist was shot Wednesday evening in the Town of Sherman. According to investigators, Thomas Jadlowski fired the shots while hunting deer. They a

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-23 19:21:00

Man hospitalized after crash in Hamlin

A man was taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a crash in Hamlin. Sheriff's deputies say the 22-year-old hit a utility pole off Brick Schoolhouse Road around 8:30 Thursday night. He was rushed to Strong Hospital. The impact brought down the utility pole, which knocked out electricity

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-24 15:14:00

Ohio woman fatally shot while cooking Thanksgiving dinner

The Dispatch reports that a man who identified himself as Scott's boyfriend says Scott was standing at a kitchen table preparing macaroni and cheese when shots rang out. Five people were inside the house at the time. No one else was injured. Scott didn't live in the home. A Columbus police spokesman

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-24 18:41:47

Texas state trooper shot and killed; suspect being sought

FAIRFIELD, Texas (AP) - Authorities say a Texas state trooper has been killed and they're looking for a man in connection to the shooting. The Texas Department of Public Safety said on Twitter that the shooting occurred before 4 p.m. Thursday on Interstate 45 south of Fairfield, about 90 miles (145

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-24 07:43:54

Shoppers search for deals on 'Grey Thursday'

As more brick-and-motor retailers close up shop, stores are dishing out deals to sway buyers off of online sites, like Amazon, and back into storefronts. The store manager at Best Buy says he's been doing this for 18 years and this is one of the longest lines of customers he's seen. More than 100 pe

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-24 02:01:00

Black Friday crowds shrinking; many blame Cyber Monday

It's Black Friday and many people will be out searching for deals all day, but will the lines be as long? Some people participate in Black Friday for a good sale, others come just to have fun but either way everyone we spoke to agrees the crowds on this retail holiday are shrinking. Mother-daughter

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-24 21:02:00

Woman charged with shooting into car in east Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. - A woman has been charged after court documents say she shot into a car driving on Whitehall Street in October. Shaqueeda Douglas Shaqueeda Douglas, 26, is charged with four counts of aggravated assault. Witnesses told police they saw Douglas standing on the front porch of a home on

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-11-24 17:58:02

Shoppers swarm Jackson stores before Black Friday

JACKSON, Tenn. -Shoppers strolled into stores, like JCPenny and Toys 'R Us, after waiting for hours in line. "The line wasn't bad and everything was calm getting in, " said shopper, Sheila Pearson. Whittney Pinckley and Ashley Farmer are sporting t-shirts to celebrate the tradition of shopping right

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-11-24 02:09:40

Jackson firefighters offer tips to avoid deep-fried turkey troubles

JACKSON, Tenn. - Be careful in the kitchen. About 2,000 residential fires break out on Thanksgiving Day in the United States every year, according to the U.S. Fire Administration. Firefighters with the Jackson Fire Department demonstrated Wednesday what not to do this Thanksgiving if you plan to dee