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Ladycats give coach homecoming win

Having family ties to Brock, Nikki Hyles knows the significance of coming away from Eagles Gymnasium with a victory. Which is what her Aledo Ladycats did Saturday, winning 46-44 to capture third place in the Brock Varsity Showcase. "A lot of my family comes Brock," Hyles said. "I know how hard it is

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-19 16:28:00

Driver indicted in fatal wreck

A driver involved in a deadly crash near Cottondale in July has been indicted by a Wise County grand jury. According to records that were unsealed this week, Christoval Reynal Villarreal, 32, of Decatur was indicted for criminal negligent homicide stemming from a wreck July 12 at the intersection of

WCMESSENGER.COM - 2017-11-18 23:59:59

Model for making our community better

Growing up, my family owned and operated a small printing business. Part of running a family-owned business were long hours and few days off between all the demands from payroll, accounts receivable to managing employees. Just finding time to sleep was difficult enough. Which is why over the past fe

WCMESSENGER.COM - 2017-11-18 18:54:42

Animal shelter gets $430K estate gift

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WEATHERFORD DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-18 01:15:00

City approves purchase of new splash pad

It's been a wait for the north side of Weatherford but Marshall Park is about to get more interesting. The Weatherford City Council Tuesday night approved the purchase of a splash pad to be located at the small park. "We are excited to bring this forward tonight," Director of Parks and Recreation Sh


Medical City Weatherford gets recognition

Medical City Weatherford, formerly Weatherford Regional Medical Center, announced it has been recognized by The Chartis Center for Rural Health/iVantage Health Analytics and the National Organization of State Office of Rural Health (NOSORH) for overall excellence in outcome, reflecting top quartile


Life sentence confirmed for man convicted of murder as teen

Joshua Phillips was a teenager when he was a convicted and sentenced to life in prison for beating and stabbing to death an 8-year-old girl who lived in his Florida neighborhood. Nearly 20 years later, after new sentencing hearings, a Florida judge has concluded that he should remain behind bars for

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-18 21:45:00

No charges against Corpus Christi officer in fatal shooting

A South Texas police officer will not face criminal charges in the fatal shooting of a 55-year-old driver during a struggle following a traffic stop. A Nueces (nyoo-AY'-sis) County grand jury Thursday declined to indict Corpus Christi police Officer Jose Hasette. Investigators say Hasette on Oct. 19

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-17 21:04:00

Middletown police arrest man charged with device access fraud

hafer.JPG Daniel Hafer of Middletown was arrested for charged filed in March, alleging he stole a credit card from a woman's purse and used it to withdraw money from an ATM. Police have confirmed the allegation, and a preliminary hearing was held November 13. Hafer's charges include two counts of

LOCAL21NEWS.COM - 2017-11-19 14:13:01

Christmas tree arrives in downtown Middletown; it's bigger than last year's

Twenty-one feet at its widest point, Middletown's 2017 Christmas tree would have qualified as a wide load as it was making its way down Union Street being led by a borough police escort with lights a-flashing on Friday, Nov. 16. But as Mayor James H. Curry III put it, "nobody does Christmas like Mid

PRESSANDJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-17 21:13:43

Update: Officer's name released in fatal shooting

A two-vehicle collision closed the 6800 block of Moulstown Road in Heidelberg Township Saturday morning. According to police, a Honda CRV tried to follow a right hand curve in the road when it crossed the center line and collided head-on with a Honda Civic. Three adults were hospitalized, and a th

LOCAL21NEWS.COM - 2017-11-18 14:35:23

Police seek hit-and-run driver in Heidelberg Township

Police are seeking the driver a vehicle, believed to be a white Subaru, that crashed into a utility pole in Heidelberg Township before driving away on Friday morning. The accident occurred at 7:23 a.m. Friday on Michters Road, south of Donahue Lane. For unknown reasons, the driver left the roadway a

DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-18 17:44:14

Gettysburg Remembrance Parade steps off without a hitch

Security at the parade had increased after police say someone sent a 'credible threat' to the Gettysburg Times newspaper. The event is held every November to commemorate the establishment of the Soldier's National Cemetery on Remembrance Day, following the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. People from

LOCAL21NEWS.COM - 2017-11-19 11:16:11

Police seek information on credit card thief

Susquehanna Township police need help identifying a man accused of stealing credit cards from two lockers at Gold's Gym on Linglestown Road. According to police, the theft occurred on November 9th. The man took the cards, and then used them to make multiple purchases at a variety of retail location

LOCAL21NEWS.COM - 2017-11-19 09:53:20

Harlem Globetrotter, Harrisburg native holds turkey giveaway

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) A Harlem Globetrotter and Harrisburg native is making sure people in the community he grew up in have a turkey to eat on Thanksgiving. He had more than 100 turkeys to give away. "Like Harlem Globetrotters, it doesn't matter what race, culture, ethnicity, gender, political affi

ABC27.COM - 2017-11-19 08:15:04

Strong winds bring possible power outages, downed trees through morning

A wind advisory is in effect through noon today as strong winds pummel much of central Pennsylvania. Gusts of up to 40 or 50 mph are possible, and could blow down limbs, trees and power lines, according to the National Weather Service at State College. According to the PPL outage map, there are 1,64

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-11-19 12:37:27

Jackson High locked down over social media post

Jackson High School was locked down Friday morning over what school officials said turned out to be an apparent prank on social media. Two students reportedly involved in the social media post - neither of whom were on campus Friday morning - were detained by law enforcement officers by 9 a.m., Butt


Daughtry Students 'swamp' school

A frog and a mosquito, surrounded by pollywogs, exit the stage after the Nov. 16 performance of "Swamped" by the Daughtry Elementary School chorus. (Staff Photo: Sherri Ellington) Daughtry Elementary School chorus students dressed as all kinds of swamp denizens talk about cooperation despite one's d

JACKSONPROGRESS-ARGUS.COM - 2017-11-17 21:48:00

Schools thank workers with Thanksgiving luncheon

Firefighters, law enforcement officers and local government officials turned out for the Butts County School System's annual Thanksgiving luncheon for emergency workers. Turkey, dressing and all the fixings were served Nov. 9 at all five cafeterias. "We are grateful for each of your organizations an

JACKSONPROGRESS-ARGUS.COM - 2017-11-17 20:36:00

Local resident completes service through AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps recently announced Tiffany Ray of Jackson has completed 10 months of service with FEMA Corps, a program under AmeriCorps' National Civilian Community Corps and part of the Corporation for National and Community Service. A special graduation ceremony was held in Houston, Texas, Nov. 15 to