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Economist Perryman to speak at Athens Chamber of Commerce luncheon

Dr. Ray Perryman, president and CEO of the Perryman Group, is the scheduled guest speaker for the Athens Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon in December. The event is sponsored by the Athens Economic Development Corporation. Perryman has been called a "genius" by The Wall Street Journal, a "world-c

ATHENS DAILY REVIEW - 2017-11-25 03:00:00

U.S. Air Force Band of the West to perform in downtown Athens

Hosted by the Light Up Athens Committee, Holiday on the Square on Dec. 2 will feature the United States Air Force Band of the West. "It's going to be great fun," said Keep Athens Beautiful Executive Director Carol Morton. "There will be something for kids all day. Bring the kids for art and crafts,

ATHENS DAILY REVIEW - 2017-11-25 02:30:00

Officials continue search for city manager

Members of the Athens City Council are nearing selecting a new city manager and plan to study the contenders during an executive session on Monday. It follows the Nov. 13 meeting during which council members narrowed the candidates from the original 33 applicants to six. They hope to make a choice i

ATHENS DAILY REVIEW - 2017-11-24 22:30:00

East Texas shoppers drawn out by Black Friday deals

The Zwiebel family from Brownsboro stood on the sidewalk of the French Quarter shopping center Friday with hundreds of others as the sun was rising. They got there shortly after 6 a.m., when the temperature was about 40 degrees. The Zwiebels were the 100th customers in line to get one of the sought

TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH - 2017-11-25 07:09:00

Cryer gets life for Aggravated Sexual Assault

Special to The News ATHENS-After entering a plea of guilty in October, James Ray Cryer, Jr., 42, was sentenced by Judge Dan Moore of the 173rd District Court in Athens, to life in prison for Aggravated Sexual Assault. Cryer was also convicted of Unlawful Restraint, for which he received a sentence


Malakoff VFD receives payment from county

Henderson County commissioners agreed to a contract on Tuesday with the Malakoff Volunteer Fire Department. "It is a prorated amount of $6,175," said Jessica Chapman of the Henderson County auditor's office. "It is prorated for June through December. June is when the department started providing mut


8 Rescued in U.S. Navy Plane Crash in 'Good' Condition, 3 Still Missing

A mad-dash rescue effort off the coast of Japan is underway, after a US Navy plane crashed into the Pacific Ocean. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@FantasticMrNate) reports. A mad-dash rescue effort off the coast of Japan is underway, after a US Navy plane crashed into the Pacific Ocean. Nathan Rousseau Smit


Who is Dabrett Black? People describe the man charged with the murder of Trooper Damon Allen

LINDALE, TX - Dabrett Black's neighbors in Lindale know all about his history with law enforcement, but none of them thought he would end up charged with murder. "He's done stuff like this before but we never thought he would take it this far." Dahlon Demark said. They described the man who lived

CBS19.TV - 2017-11-25 04:30:39

Editorial: After 51 years, still no closure for Louise Pietrewicz's family

On Oct. 26, The Suffolk Times and the Riverhead News-Review published a special section on the story of Louise Pietrewicz, who disappeared Oct. 6, 1966, never to be seen or heard from again. Louise was born in Sagaponack, a farming community on the South Fork, and in 1950 married a Cutchogue farmer

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-11-24 10:57:39

Police report arrests during DWI task force enforcement

Southold Town Police report two arrests made during an East End DWI Task Force holiday enforcement action. Police said Pasquale P. Cutone, 56, of Mastic, was stopped by police Wednesday night at about 11 p.m. after he was observed failing to maintain his lane of travel on County Road 48 in Mattituc

SOUTHOLDLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-24 10:21:27

Editorial: A story to remember

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Tippi and Al Bevan have been running the Community Food Pantry since 2006. One of the clumsier phrases employed by sociologists and nonprofits these days is "food insecure." The language police - and we count ourselves as on-duty officers - will sneer at the transfiguration of an

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-11-24 13:00:25

2 Charged With Drunk Driving During DWI Crackdown: Cops

SOUTHOLD, NY - Two drunk drivers were cuffed during a DWI crackdown in Southold Town, police said. Paquale P. Cutone, 56, was arrested on Wednesday at 10:57 p.m. on County Road 48 in Mattituck and charged with driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor, aggravated unlicensed operation, and failure to

PATCH - 2017-11-24 10:26:32

Shop 'Til You Drop: Digest These Post-Thanskgiving Day Deals

It's difficult to boil down all the post Turkey Day deals for your home and your loved ones to one page, but we tried. In Home, at 132 Main Street in Sag Harbor, is offering 30% off select Queen or King Magniflex mattresses through December 1. inhomesagharbor.com New studies show that having a dog i

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Hamptons and North Fork Kids Events This Weekend: November 25-29

Enrich your kids' lives with these great events in the Hamptons and North Fork this weekend, November 25-27, 2017. Find more events at Events.DansPapers.com. THEATER The Three Little Pigs Build a Better House When: November 25, 11 a.m. Where: Bay Street Theater, 1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor What: The th

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Santa Speaking: Musings from Santa About the Troubles with Celebrity

Kids under the age of five can't read. So I suppose I can speak freely here. On Saturday, December 2 at 10 a.m., Santa Claus, accompanied by Mrs. Claus, will be coming down Main Street in East Hampton high atop his red sleigh as part of the annual Christmas Parade. He will be smiling and waving to t

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

HT2FF Presents Five Days of Documentaries at Bay Street Theater

Ten years ago the Hamptons Take 2 Documentary Film Festival (HT2FF) screened four films in a single afternoon. This year, HT2FF will screen 25. As Jacqui Lofaro, Founder and Executive Director of HT2FF notes, "We love the journey, more so that our audience has come along with us, many for the whole

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Norman PD steps up patrols during holiday season

Shoppers flocked to stores for Black Friday, causing heavy traffic around the malls in the metro. This year, Norman police stepped up patrols in their busiest areas. It's part of their holiday safety enforcement project. One day a week for the next five weeks, they'll have extra patrols in differe

KOCO - 2017-11-25 04:55:00

Audio tapes: Man convicted in Norman beheading explains why he did it

The man convicted in a deadly attack in 2014 gave bizarre reasons for beheading a coworker in audio tapes just made public. Updated: 10:34 PM CST Nov 24, 2017 The man convicted in a deadly attack in 2014 gave bizarre reasons for beheading a coworker in audio tapes just made public. The man convict

KOCO - 2017-11-25 04:34:00

News 9's Lacie Lowry, Robyn King Visit Christmas Tree Farm

Getting a real Christmas tree is tradition for many Oklahomans across the state. However, some stick with one that comes in a box. News 9's Lacie Lowry and Robyn King went to Norman to find out what a metro family is doing to make tree shopping a joyful experience. Click here to learn more about the

NEWS9.COM - 2017-11-24 16:06:00

OU med students meet families of body donors

Medical students talk Nov. 14 with family members during the Anatomical Donor Service of Appreciation and Remembrance at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine in Oklahoma City. [Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman] Oklahoma City - University of Oklahoma's first-year medical students gath

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2017-11-24 11:00:24