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Wonderland of Lights celebrates 31 years

The 31st annual Wonderland of Lights has a slew of events on tap that are certain to get East Texans in the holiday spirit this season. Wonderland of Lights opened Nov. 22 and continues Tuesdays-Sundays through Dec. 31 in downtown Marshall. "There is truly no other event like this that I have ever h

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2017-11-23 19:00:00

Hague: Enjoy the traditions of Thanksgiving

What's not to like about Thanksgiving? Who could possibly not like turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, apple pie and all the other wonderfulness of this great holiday? The holiday is full of wonderful, delicious traditions that create long-lasting memories. I would love to go back in time to enjoy the fe

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2017-11-23 12:00:00

Hallsville swears in new mayor

HALLSVILLE - Hallsville city officials swore in Jesse Casey as the town's new mayor on Tuesday and his first order of business was to bring in two proclamations for city. Casey and the Hallsville city aldermen signed proclamations on Tuesday recognizing Nov. 21 as "Steve Eitelman Day" in Hallsville,

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2017-11-23 14:00:00

Hallsville High School One Act play wins district championship

The Hallsville High School One Act play students recently brought home a district championship for their performance of the play "The Boys Next Door," directed by Kay Cherry, during the competition at Sulphur Springs High School. The following Hallsville One Act play students won individual awards:

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2017-11-23 12:00:00

Wonderland of Lights opens 31st year in Marshall

Dec. 16: The Art, History and Steeple tour - from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The tour will take attendees through five Marshall sites: Trinity Episcopal Church, Starr Family Home, Michelson Museum, Gingko Leaf Gallery and Harrison County Historical Museum. Words such as "awesome," "amazing" and "breathtaking

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2017-11-23 12:00:00

Hallsville ISD band boosters host annual Veterans Day dinner

The Hallsville ISD Bobcat band boosters recently hosted its third annual Veterans Day dinner honoring local veterans. Dinner was catered by Luby's Cafeteria and served for free to all U.S. military veterans. Several community members and veterans' spouses and families also attended the annual dinne

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2017-11-23 12:00:00

Hallsville ISD honors veterans during special ceremony

Hallsville ISD recently hosted a special ceremony to honor East Texas military veterans. The ceremony, hosted on Nov. 13 at the Hallsville Junior High School auditorium, featured a table of remembrance to honor all fallen and missing soldiers from the Vietnam War. The Bobcat Belles drill team perfor

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2017-11-23 12:00:00

Hallsville choir students qualify for Region 21 final auditions

Hallsville High School recently hosted the Region 21 Vocal Pre-Area Auditions, where eight Hallsville choir students and four first alternates qualified for the final round of auditions towards the Texas All State Choir. Those students who qualified are: Soprano 1- Jessye Skarda- 5th chair and Hann

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2017-11-23 12:00:00

Man indicted on numerous charges following Albion child abuse case: Report

ALBION, N.Y. -- A man at the center of what Oswego County deputies have described as one of the county's worst-ever child abuse cases has been formally indicted on a slew of charges, according to Oswego County News Now. Shawn Whaley, 24, initially faced a single assault charge for his alleged role

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-11-22 22:53:58

Fresh or Frozen: What's on your table?

The holiday season is upon us. More and more people are going back to how they did it back in the day for the popular Thanksgiving staple, and opting for a farm fresh turkey. Federal regulations went into effect January 1st banning antibiotics in turkeys and other poultry and pork. There have been

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-22 14:59:00

Parents to get answers today after Brockport kindergarten teacher arrested on child porn charges

The Brockport Central School District is holding an informational session for parents from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today in the wake of Tuesday's arrest of kindergarten teacher Roland Yockel II on child porn charges. "We want to assure our parents that we take all staff allegations seriously and remain co

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-11-22 15:30:20

Court Docs: Brockport Kindergarten teacher stole children's underwear

Disturbing new details are emerging in the case of the Brockport Kindergarten teacher accused of possession child pornography. Thirty-year-old Roland Yockel II, of Hilton, was charged with receipt and distribution of child pornography. While executing a search warrant on Tuesday at Yockel's home, in

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-22 19:59:00

Brockport Volunteer Ambulance no longer providing service in village

The Ambulance service released the following statement: The Brockport Volunteer Ambulance Corps has ceased providing primary ambulance service to Village of Brockport and secondary service to the Towns of Clarkson and Sweden. Many circumstances have led to the difficult decision to cease EMS Operat

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE

Albion correction officer accused of having relationship with inmate

A correction officer at Albion Correctional Facility has been charged with official misconduct for engaging in "an unlawful personal relationship" with an inmate, according to the State Police. Daijon Talford, 33, of Buffalo, was arrested Monday following an investigation by the State Police and the

BUFFALO NEWS

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

NY man dies from cancer hours after being charged with murder

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a New York man accused of fatally shooting another man in Albany earlier this year has died from cancer just hours after being charged. Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple tells the Times Union that 30-year-old Taron Robinson died at an Albany hospital late Tuesday

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-22 18:33:00

Manchester man arrested for drug possession in school zone

A Manchester man was arrested after he was found to be in possession of drugs in a school zone. Tyler Joshua Allen Sircy, 21, of Pete Sain Road in Manchester was arrested on Sunday (Nov. 19) on charges of manufacturing/delivering/selling/possession of a controlled substance, drug-free school zone, u

MANCHESTER TIMES - 2017-11-22 21:42:00

Feeding the spirit: SCHS food drive easily surpasses goal

Shelbyville Central High School students showed a bounteous spirit and broke their goal for collecting food in their annual Great Canned Food Drive. With a goal of 20,000 food and personal care items, students collected 25,679, Principal Tim Harwell said during the drive's closing ceremony Tuesday.

SHELBYVILLE TIMES-GAZETTE - 2017-11-23 06:00:00

3 Arrested At Local Massage Businesses

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Three women have been arrested following an investigation into complaints of possible prostitution at local massage businesses. The investigation was conducted by the Murfreesboro Police Department and Shelbyville Police Department at two locations: Relief Massage in the 1700 b

WTVF - 2017-11-23 01:21:46

Three arrested in massage parlor prostitution investigation

Three women have been arrested and charged over prostitution allegations in Murfreesboro and Shelbyville. Sana Zhang was charged with six counts of impersonation of a licensed professional and massage of erogenous areas, Baomei Zhao was charged with multiple counts of the same offenses, Ying Chen wa

MURFREESBORO POST - 2017-11-23 02:03:00