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Bank robbery suspects could face 20 years in federal prison

JACKSON, Tenn. - The U.S. Attorney held a news conference Monday related to recent bank robberies in Henderson County and McNairy County. A federal grand jury has charged two defendants for allegedly robbing two banks in two separate counties in West Tennessee. According to the indictment, Gene Alle


2 indicted in Finger, Reagan bank robberies

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A federal grand jury has charged two defendants for allegedly robbing two banks in McNairy and Henderson counties earlier this year. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee Michael Dunavant announced during a press conference Monday the indictments for


Two West TN properties added to Nat'l Register of Historic Places

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- The Tennessee Historical Commission announced the addition of eight properties in the state to the National Register of Historic Places, with two of them in West Tennessee. The first is the Leach Fire Lookout Tower located in Cedar Grove in Carroll County, which was built in 1957.

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-11-22 04:54:09

Jacks Creek Elementary School News

The teachers and staff at Jacks Creek Elementary are so proud of the 74 students who had perfect attendance for the month of October! The teachers and staff at Jacks Creek Elementary are so proud of the 74 students who had perfect attendance for the month of October! We had a wonderful week here at


Dash cams sometimes help hit-and-run victims

JACKSON, Tenn. - Though they may happen suddenly, hit-and-runs come as no surprise to local law enforcement officers. "It's a frequent event, unfortunately" Lt. Brad Wilbanks with the Tennessee Highway Patrol said. "A lot of parking lots, those types of situations, truck stops and on the interstates


1 airlifted after Highway 70 crash in Madison County

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. - One person was airlifted Wednesday afternoon after a crash on Highway 70 near Lavinia Road in northern Madison County. Madison County Fire Chief Eric Turner said a concrete truck and passenger vehicle were involved in the crash. The driver of the passenger vehicle had to be r

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-11-22 19:33:34

Man charged with illegal re-entry into US, illegal possession of 16 guns

JACKSON, Tenn. - A Honduran man faces charges including illegal re-entry into the U.S. and illegal firearm possession after being found with multiple guns in Jackson, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. A federal grand jury on Monday indicted Melvin Melendez-Garcia, 32, for illegal re-entry and

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-11-21 22:41:32

Former Hendersonville broker faces $103K fine for misappropriation of funds

NASHVILLE - The Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance's (TDCI) Securities Division announces disciplinary action against a Hendersonville-based former investment business operator who was found in violation of the state's securities law. Andrew J. Ermenc, a Tennessee resident with the last kn

HERALD CHRONICLE - 2017-11-22 18:02:00

The Way I See It

Thanksgiving, which is one of my very favorite holidays, will be here this Thursday. I'm not exactly sure why it is my favorite, but I believe it has to do with nothing other than giving thanks for what we enjoy in this wonderful country that we inhabit. You notice that I used the term "inhabit". A

CHARLTONCOUNTYHERALD.COM - 2017-11-22 15:32:00

'Charlton County, We Salute You'

As pen goes to paper, I must first thank God for His favor of grace and mercy bestowed on Charlton County every day, not just on one day, that being Veteran's Day. We the Veterans Day Parade Committee, have no doubt of the fact God smiled upon Folkston on Veterans Day, November 11. We were blessed w

CHARLTONCOUNTYHERALD.COM - 2017-11-22 15:30:00

Commissioners hear report on ICE contract

The Charlton County Board of Commissioners held its regularly scheduled meeting Thursday, November 16. During the meeting, the commissioners heard a report from County Administrator Shawn Boatright concerning an email that was received from the GEO Group wanting to terminate the contract between the

CHARLTONCOUNTYHERALD.COM - 2017-11-22 15:56:00

Indians quarterfinal tickets on sale

The Charlton County Indians will travel to ECI, located between Swainsboro and Statesboro in Twin City, in the quarterfinals of the State Playoffs Friday, November 24. The game is scheduled to kickoff at 7:00 p.m. Jesse Crews will be selling tickets in the main office of Charlton County High School

CHARLTONCOUNTYHERALD.COM - 2017-11-22 15:36:00

Opinion of a local concerned landowner

Driving in the city of Homeland is an eye sore. For the past few months I have been visiting my properties in the city of Homeland. While driving the roads all I see now days is debris and trash on the sides of the roads. Do the people of Homeland care about their city? Why is the city elective allo

CHARLTONCOUNTYHERALD.COM - 2017-11-22 15:29:00

Dancers to fulfill dream of dancing in parade

Children dream many dreams. It is rare, however, that any of these fantasies are realized. Bur for a group of dancers, their vision is about to become reality. Several young ladies, ages 14-17, from the Jill Stanford Dance Center in Brunswick are preparing to travel to New York City to be a part of


Monument to fallen Deputy Eric Oliver unveiled

Nassau County memorial placed one year after Oliver's death in line of duty YULEE, Fla - A new monument honoring Nassau County Deputy Erik Oliver was unveiled Wednesday, one year after Oliver was killed in the line of duty. The monument is in front of the Gate gas station in Yulee, near where Olive

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2017-11-22 13:08:54

Cops: Friendly's strong-arm robbery staged by employees

Brunswick police allege a strong-armed robbery Nov. 17 at the Friendly's Express at 2401 Gloucester St. was an inside job. According to police, the theft was allegedly staged by the very employee who told investigators a man snatched the store's deposit bag from her hands and ran away. Police allege

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-11-22 19:12:00

Annapolis Rotary seeks help with bell ringing

Would you like to help raise funds for the Salvation Army this holiday season? Sign up with the Rotary Club of Annapolis which plans to ring the bell at the red kettle at the foot of Main Street across from Zachary's. Bell ringing starts on Friday, Nov. 24, following Thanksgiving and continues throu

EYEONANNAPOLIS.NET - 2017-11-22 13:22:32

Annapolis photographers uses 'Lenses For Love'

What do you see when you look through a camera lens? For an Annapolis woman, each photo shoot is a chance give something amazing to families who have children with special needs, some who are terminally ill. Annapolis photographer Stephanie Smith is using every trick in the book to get 4-year-old Co

WBALTV.COM - 2017-11-22 18:56:00

Greater Annapolis Y Hosting 5th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Nov. 23

ARNOLD, MD - On your mark, get set...The 5th annual Turkey Trot 5K in Arnold is planned to take place this Thanksgiving morning. It is a rain or shine event, so before loading up on turkey, families can get outside and get moving. Participants may walk or run the course around the campus of Anne Aru

PATCH - 2017-11-22 15:56:29

'A Plane Just Crashed'; 911 Calls Released After Small Plane Crash In Annapolis

BALTIMORE (WJZ) - Newly released 911 calls reveal the harrowing moments as a small plane carrying three people made an emergency crash landing near a busy Annapolis highway. A mixture of shock and awe can be heard on the calls. Amazingly, the pilot and his two sons survived the crash unharmed. The c