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Anti-gay supporters rally for Moore, worrying LGBT community

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - A smiling Roy Moore stood shoulder to shoulder with his fiercest religious allies. Flanked by a huge sign for Moore's Senate campaign, one supporter railed against the "LGBT mafia" and "homosexualist gay terrorism." Another warned that "homosexual sodomy" destroys those who p

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-18 22:45:00

Montana congressman misled authorities on reporter's assault

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A Montana congressman misled investigators about his assault on a reporter the day before he was elected and claimed that the "liberal media" was "trying to make a story" out of it, according to documents released Friday. U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte, a Republican, told an officer

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-18 01:55:00

NCISD Education Foundation surprises teachers with $133K in grants

The New Caney ISD Education Foundation's F.A.N. Club (Funding Academic Innovation through teacher grants) delivered 39 grants across the school district Nov. 8. The Education Foundation strives to promote the success of New Caney ISD students by helping expand on the school district's programs. The


Mother claims daughter was sexually assaulted multiple times at Cy-Springs HS

CYPRESS, Texas - A student enrolled in the Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District has been accused of inappropriately touching a female classmate, the district confirmed Thursday. Both students attend Cypress Springs High School, KPRC2 has confirmed. The mother of the girl told KPRC2 her da


Spring man sentenced to 40 years after wife finds child porn while doing laundry

A Spring man was hit with 40 years in federal prison after his wife found an SD card full of child pornography while doing the family's laundry, according to court documents. James Kelly Hilton pleaded guilty in August and was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Alfred H. Bennett, prosecutors said Thur


Car fleeing fatal shooting crashes, bursts into flames

NEWAK, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say a car fleeing the scene of a fatal shooting in New Jersey's largest city crashed and burst into flames, briefly trapping its occupants inside. Essex County prosecutors say the shooting occurred around 9:30 p.m. Friday in the area of Evergreen Avenue in Newark. The

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-18 17:50:00

Missing Pieces: Police using new technology to help solve 'Lovers Lane murders'

HOUSTON - Cold case detectives are trying a relatively new DNA approach to the notorious Lovers Lane murders. The brutal killings remain one of Houston's most infamous unsolved slayings. Cheryl Henry and Andy Atkinson were young and in love. It was the summer of 1990. Today, Cheryl's sister Shane Cr

KHOU - 2017-11-18 04:26:25

H-E-B grand opening scheduled for Dec. 6

The long-awaited Baytown H-E-B is just weeks away from opening. The 6430 Garth Road location is slated for a grand opening on Dec. 6, according to H-E-B's website. "As H-E-B Baytown nears completion, we appreciate the community's patience as it awaits grand opening details," said Cyndy Garza-Roberts

BAYTOWN SUN - 2017-11-19 08:00:00

State police: No foul play suspected in death of missing Titusville man

State police at Franklin said no foul play is suspected in the death of a missing Titusville man whose body was discovered Saturday in Venango County. Police discovered the body of Edward Harvey, 59, near Miller Farm Road in Cherrytree Township shortly after 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Harvey had been miss

ERIE TIMES-NEWS - 2017-11-19 03:34:03

Give thanks, together - Titusville Herald: News

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, there can be an overwhelming amount of pressure to cook a large dinner for friends and family, and the holiday can bring loneliness for some who have no one with whom to spend it. The Well on East Point, however, has taken initiative to solve both of these

TITUSVILLE HERALD - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Titusville establishment cited for selling alcohol to minor

TITUSVILLE - A city establishment has been cited for selling alcohol to a minor in August. Bunyan's Inc., 144 Diamond St., was cited Nov. 8 by the the Pennsylvania Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement for selling, furnishing, giving or permitting such sale, furnishing or giving of alcoholic beverage


Restored living history house in Titusville wins statewide award

The childhood home of groundbreaking journalist Ida Tarbell, which now hosts special living history events, has been recognized by Preservation Pennsylvania By Stella Ruggiero / Contributing writer TITUSVILLE - A little less than 20 years after Ida Tarbell left her childhood home on Titusville's Ea


TVs and more get the heave-ho at recycling event

RICHMOND TOWNSHIP - Dozens of old televisions, other unwanted electronics and gallons of hazardous household chemicals are headed for proper disposal after being collected Saturday. "It was time to get rid of them and this was the proper way to do it," Lee Harrington, of Townville, said as he droppe

MEADVILLE TRIBUNE - 2017-11-19 11:45:00

Thanksgiving service planned for local churches

Good morning, everyone. Well, very cold weather is here, and the mornings have been bitter. I do not like this kind of weather, but there are people all over the world who would be thankful to have this kind of weather if they had a home to live in and food on the table. TV news announces so many d


'No major drama' in OC budget

In remarking "We're not too bad, not too bad at all," city manager Mark Schroyer unveiled a 2018 budget to Oil City Council on Thursday that keeps property tax rates unchanged with a little extra in the kitty. Council gave its tentative approval to a $20,043,812 spending plan that promises no employ


Bank donates $10,000 to Thanksgiving dinner distribution program

The donation will provide Thanksgiving dinner boxes to 396 families in Erie, Crawford and Venango counties. Staff report Citizens Bank has donated $10,000 to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania to support its annual Thanksgiving dinner distribution program. The donation will prov


Fort Smith looks to standardize police, fire department hiring

Fort Smith's Human Resource Department is working on a way to standardize interview questions for police and fire applicants, the HR director said. The Civil Service Commission, made up of five (soon to be seven) people appointed by the city's Board of Directors, is one of the last steps in the hiri

GREENWOODDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-18 06:01:00

This week in Fort Smith history - Nov. 19-25

Nov. 19, 1886 - Members of the Fort Smith bar host a banquet for Robert B. Rutherford, retiring circuit court judge, and his successor, J. Sebastian Little, at Mivelaz's dining hall at the LeGrande. "All went well - plenty to eat and enough wine to brighten their minds," the Fort Smith Elevator repo

SOUTHWEST TIMES RECORD - 2017-11-19 06:01:00

More Good News For Fort Smith

LITTLE ROCK - On Friday, I joined business leaders in Fort Smith for the announcement that PRADCO is expanding its injection-molding manufacturing, which will create 60 new jobs. We also celebrated the news of Walmart's commitment to buy an additional $250 million in PRADCO products by 2023. This go

BOONEVILLEDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-18 09:13:37

PRADCO adds 60 jobs at Fort Smith plant

Fort Smith is on the "cutting edge" of a state manufacturing revival effort, Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Friday at PRADCO Outdoor Brands. The fishing lure and hunting products manufacturer announced the addition of 60 jobs over the next several months with an expansion that includes four soft plastics

SOUTHWEST TIMES RECORD - 2017-11-18 06:30:00