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Judge rules in Harrisonburg's favor on mulch ordinance

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) -- A Harrisonburg judge has ruled in the city's favor on the mulch ordinance which states how close mulch can be to an apartment building. McCloud said there are other ways to keep buildings safe from fires than the ordinance. The ruling affects new buildings or updated land

WHSV - 2018-01-17 02:56:00

Man charged in Waynesboro rape case

WAYNESBORO - A man accused of rape in Waynesboro has been arrested and is being held. Roland Edward Thornton, Jr. 49, no fixed address, was arrested on Friday by the Augusta County Sheriff's Office on the Waynesboro charge. Waynesboro Police Capt. Kelly Walker said the Waynesboro charge stems from a

DAILY PROGRESS - 2018-01-16 23:15:00

VDOT pretreats roads with snow in forecast

WINCHESTER - With 1 to 3 inches of snow expected today, Virginia Department of Transportation trucks pretreated interstate roads and some primary roads in the Shenandoah Valley on Monday. Motorists are reminded that VDOT trucks are slow-moving vehicles, and drivers should allow plenty of room betwee

WINCHESTER STAR - 2018-01-16 04:50:40

Augusta County deputy cruiser involved in crash

VERONA, Va. (WHSV) -- An Augusta County Sheriff's Office cruiser was involved in a crash on Tuesday night in Verona. WHSV was there as another vehicle was towed from the area of the 100 block of Limestone Road in Augusta County after 7:00p.m. Investigators have not confirmed any information as to wh

WHSV - 2018-01-17 04:52:00

Law enforcement to train on violent extremism, hate crime response

WEYERS CAVE, Va. (WHSV) - Law enforcement from across the region will begin training on responding to hate crimes and incidents of violent extremism and domestic terrorism this spring. The Central Shenandoah Criminal Justice Academy was recently awarded nearly $150,000 to kick start the new curricul

WHSV - 2018-01-17 05:15:00

Man charged with rape in Waynesboro

WAYNESBORO - Police have charged a man with sexually assaulting a woman at a Waynesboro motel in December, according to an arrest report. Roland E. Thornton Jr., 49, no fixed address, is charged with rape. Waynesboro police said Thornton was at an undisclosed location in Fishersville on Dec. 28 when

STAUNTON NEWS LEADER - 2018-01-16 14:52:25

NEW: Men Accused Of Shooting Indicted

A Rockingham County grand jury indicted three Harrisonburg men charged in an October shooting. Omeldo Alberto Pena Pinedo, 25, is charged with two counts of armed robbery, malicious wounding, assault by mob and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. Luis Alberto Pinedo Lafferty Jr., 19, fac

DAILY NEWS-RECORD - 2018-01-16 21:19:00

Snow plow drivers are on the move; preparing for winter weather Tuesday

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) -- Whether it's one to three inches or two feet of snow, snow plow drivers like Chuck Rodamer are on the move. "We can't tell what the Good Lord is gonna do," said Rodamer. "We don't have a choice. It takes us just as long to get the equipment ready for a little snow as it

WHSV - 2018-01-16 12:02:00

Funeral On Jan 18 For Man Killed In Crash

ROSWELL, GA - Friends and family will bid farewell to the Roswell man who died early Saturday in a single-vehicle crash on Roswell Road in Sandy Springs. The funeral service for Kevin Gerard Austin II, 23, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 18 at St. Peter Chanel Catholic Church in Roswell. A

PATCH - 2018-01-16 19:28:32

Man Shot In Face Outside Woodstock Home

BREAKING: The Cherokee Sheriff's Office said an altercation resulted in the victim being shot in the face outside a home Saturday evening. WOODSTOCK, GA - A 25-year-old Woodstock resident has been arrested for shooting another person outside a home over the weekend. Deputies with the Cherokee Sheri

PATCH - 2018-01-16 21:10:18

She was murdered in an Atlanta wine bar. Now cops are hunting for the last suspect

In November, three masked men stormed into the Barcelona Wine Bar in northwest Atlanta. Surveillance cameras captured them as they terrorized and taunted restaurant employees before tying them up with electrical tape. But the manager, 29-year-old Chelsea Beller, was forced upstairs into an office wh

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-16 20:37:00

Emory Johns Creek To Showcase New Hospital Units

JOHNS CREEK, GA - Emory Johns Creek Hospital will host a ribbon cutting ceremony later this month to showcase two new units that are now part of its facility. The new two-story Clinical Decision Unit and Radiology Observation Care Unit will be the subject of the celebration at 3 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29

PATCH - 2018-01-16 16:56:25

County opens warming shelter as frigid temperatures move in

Gwinnett County is opening a public warming center due to the extreme cold temperatures forecast for the county. Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church opened its doors at 4 p.m. Tuesday at 182 Hunter Street in Norcross. Wind chills below zero are expected in the metro area on Tuesday and Wednesday nigh

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-01-16 20:55:00

John Kueven is WellStar Paulding Hospital's new president: 4 points

Marietta, Ga.-based WellStar Health System tapped John Kueven, RN, to serve as senior vice president and president of WellStar Paulding Hospital in Hiram, Ga., effective March 5, according to a Marietta Daily Journalreport. Here are four points: 1. Currently, Mr. Kueven is COO at Memorial Herman Kat


Marietta woman sentenced for shoplifting, dragging officer with car

A Marietta woman was sentenced to a year in custody after pleading guilty to shoplifting from a Woodstock department store and then dragging a police officer with her car as he tried to stop her, according to court documents. Amy Ridge was arrested after police received a call about 2:15 p.m. on Oct

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-16 21:22:00

Family, friends mourn father of 8 killed in Norcross shooting

Family and friends are mourning the death of a Norcross father of eight who was shot multiple times at a Norcross apartment complex on Sunday. Joseph Lamont Love, 42, was gunned down inside an apartment on Rockbridge Court in unincorporated Norcross shortly before 1:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon, where h

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-01-16 20:17:00

YSD: Man dies from gunshot wounds overnight in Sunnyside

police lights.jpg SUNNYSIDE, Wash. Yakima County Sheriff's deputies say a man has died after being shot in Sunnyside. Just before midnight last night, a woman called 911 to report that her boyfriend had been shot. The woman took the victim to Astria Sunnyside Hospital, where the 30-year-old man fro

KEPR - 2018-01-16 06:56:18

Teen jailed in Kennewick store robbery

Kennewick police Tuesday arrested a 16-year-old in the Dec. 30 robbery of City Market. Investigators figured out Tuesday that the boy was a suspect and arrested him. Police said the teen was booked into the Benton County Juvenile Justice Center on suspicion of first-degree robbery. The robbery was o

TRI-CITY HERALD - 2018-01-17 01:13:00

Kennewick woman arrested for embezzlement

Hermiston Herald Ann Marie Denney A Kennewick woman is in jail for embezzling more than $100,000 from her longtime Hermiston employer Columbia Chiropractic. Ann Marie Denney, 48, was taken into custody on Jan. 4 and charged with multiple counts of theft. Denney had worked at the business for about

HERMISTON HERALD - 2018-01-15 12:00:39

1 man killed, a second injured in Yakima shooting

YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) - One man was killed and another injured in a shooting in Yakima, Washington. The Yakima County Sheriff's Office says a woman called 911 at about 11:30 p.m. Monday and said her boyfriend had been shot. Soon after, she arrived at the Astria Sunnyside Hospital and her boyfriend, a 3

KHQ RIGHT NOW - 2018-01-16 18:56:00