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Martinsville man dies after driving car into cement wall

MARTINSVILLE, Va. - Police say a Martinsville man has died after crashing his car into a cement wall. It happened around 7 a.m. Friday at a parking lot at the intersection of East Church St. and Broad St. Albert Camp, 64, was driving a 2009 Toyota Camry. He did not have any passengers with him whe

WSLS - 2017-11-17 16:38:02

Adkins and Bowles Tapped to Serve on Governor's Transition Committee

Two city residents have been chosen to serve on Governor-elect Ralph Northam's transition committee. Former mayor Kim Adkins and current Martinsville City Councilwoman Jennifer Bowles are among 85 people from across Virginia to be appointed. Both women said they recently received calls from Northam

MARTINSVILLEDAILY.COM - 2017-11-18 18:41:33

Coyote Population a Problem in Franklin County

Our neighbors to our north say coyotes are getting out of hand. A WDBJ7 report shows complaints of a pet dog and chickens have been killed by the animals. The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries declares the coyote a nuisance. That makes it legal to hunt coyote year-round. Franklin Coun

MARTINSVILLEDAILY.COM - 2017-11-18 18:32:54

Gas Prices Rise Ahead of Thanksgiving

Average retail gasoline prices in Virginia have risen 3.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.34 per gallon according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 4,081 gas outlets in Virginia. This compares with the national average that has increased 1.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.55 per

MARTINSVILLEDAILY.COM - 2017-11-18 18:21:12

Martinsville prepares for today's Christmas parade

MARTINSVILLE-The Christmas season is starting a bit early in Martinsville this year. On Saturday, more than 90 different organizations will gather in the city's uptown area for the 2017 Martinsville-Henry County Christmas Parade. This marks the 67th year of the event, which will start at 5 p.m. with

MARTINSVILLE BULLETIN - 2017-11-18 05:15:00

Martinsville residents named to Northam's transition team

MARTINSVILLE - Two city residents have been chosen to serve on Governor-elect Ralph Northam's transition committee. Former mayor Kim Adkins and current Martinsville City Councilwoman Jennifer Bowles are among 85 people from across Virginia to be appointed. Both women said they recently received call

MARTINSVILLE BULLETIN - 2017-11-17 04:30:00

14 'holiday' movies that have nothing to do with Santa Claus

There are holiday movies, and then there are holiday movies. The second category includes exclusively seasonal fare: "A Bad Moms Christmas" and the Nativity-themed animation "The Star" (both now in theaters), and "The Man Who Invented Christmas" (Nov. 22), a story about Charles Dickens and the writi

LYNCHBURG NEWS AND ADVANCE - 2017-11-18 18:15:00

Rockingham County radio schedule, Nov. 18-25

Listen to Rockingham County Radio at 1420 and 1490 AM or RCR24.com.Community Accents 8:30 a.m., 6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday Monday: Radio Health Journal Tuesday: Madison, Mayodan and Stoneville police departments Wednesday: Thanksgiving Special, Mormon Tabernacle Choir Thursday: On Air With Doug, Jen an

GREENSBORO.COM - 2017-11-18 19:59:00

After she warned others of a man fondling himself, he laughed and fractured her face, she says | The Sacramento Bee

As she was leaving the grocery store with dinner for her three kids Monday night, a man pulled up to her in his car, asking for directions. But when 35-year-old Amanda Edwards looked into his vehicle, she says that she could see him fondling himself. Edwards told the man to get lost, she wrote on Fa

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2017-11-17 23:01:00

Honda Recalls 900,000 Odyssey Minivans; 2nd Row Seat May Tip

DES PLAINES, IL - MARCH 16: A Honda Odyssey is offered for sale at O'Hare Honda March 16, 2010 in Des Plaines, Illinois. Today Honda announced a recall of 2007 and 2008 Odyssey minivans and Element utility vehicles due to a faulty stability assist modulator which allows air to get into the braking s

FOX40 - 2017-11-18 18:15:04

How did the long-running mystery about this Sacramento woman finally get solved?

Something about this young woman speaks to people. Seated on a rusted cot and huddled in a heavy coat, the pretty brunette appears to have the weight of the world on her thin shoulders as she rests in a tent pitched next to the American River. What is she thinking? Why is she there? How can she cope

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2017-11-17 14:00:00

Suspect Runs Into Downtown Sacramento Apartment Complex Following Police Chase

DOWNTOWN SACRAMENTO - Police chased a man through Sacramento Friday night before he ran from officers into an apartment complex. The suspect drove away from officers until he stopped in the area of 3rd and 4th streets, between S and T streets in downtown Sacramento. The Sacramento Police Department

FOX40 - 2017-11-18 07:15:09

Sacramento Police Team Up with Former Kings Player to Deliver Thanksgiving Dinners

SOUTH SACRAMENTO -- A line of police cars with their red and blue lights in Oak Park looked like an average crime scene. "First I was like, why are all the cops here?" said Antoinette Brewster. The swarm of Sacramento police officers were there to tend to other business and help deserving families

FOX40 - 2017-11-18 06:49:10

Sacramento's older airport terminal is about to get an expansion and makeover

Sacramento International Airport officials are laying plans to expand Terminal A, saying the airport's smaller terminal is outmoded and congested at the security checkpoint area upstairs. The terminal was designed in the 1990s before the 9/11 terrorist attacks prompted a dramatic increase in securit

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2017-11-18 11:55:00

Million-Dollar Home Destroyed by Fire in West Sacramento

Firefighters responded to the construction site on River Crest Drive shortly after 3:30 a.m. "It looked like a volcano," said next-door neighbor Brenda Severson. "It was flying out in our backyard, it was a mess." The home, which was supposed to be listed for more than $1.2 million, is considered to

FOX40 - 2017-11-18 02:02:19

HOA Homefront: What Sacramento did for (or is it to?) HOAs in 2017 (Part 2)

Last week's column addressed three bills recently passed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown and the California Assembly: Senate bill 2, Assembly bill 534 and AB 1412. Today's column will tackle three other significant bills, SB 407, AB 634, and AB 690, which also were approved and take effect in 2018. SB

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-18 15:30:12

Injuries Reported in Muni Crash on Hwy 101

A collision between a "dump-style truck" and a Muni bus on Friday afternoon has stalled traffic on southbound Highway 101, just north of the Cesar Chavez exit. California Highway Patrol tweeted about the incident shortly after 4 p.m., stating that several lanes were closed and that commuters should

SAN FRANCISCO WEEKLY - 2017-11-18 00:46:04

Gap rediscovers e-commerce playbook, a little late

The San Francisco apparel retailer, which also runs Banana Republic, Old Navy and Athleta, has struggled to increase sales over the past few years, forcing it to close stores and rethink its position in a fast-changing industry. I previously wrote that Gap was heading toward bankruptcy if it didn't

SFCHRONICLE.COM - 2017-11-18 14:00:00

Crisis pregnancy centers' free-speech suit over California law may backfire

Abortion foes behind the clinics known as "crisis pregnancy centers" want the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down a California law requiring the clinics to inform their patients about the availability of abortions. But if they win the California case, they could lose much more in 16 other states, wher

SFCHRONICLE.COM - 2017-11-18 20:05:00

US-UN-backed Haitian police massacre teachers and students demanding money for schools, not the army

- Reports of a mass killing by the US-UN occupation trained and supervised Haitian police in Port-au-Prince- Police brutally beat teachers and students in Cap-Haitien demanding money for education, not to restore the murderous army by Haiti Action Committee Monday, Nov. 13, was a day of extra-judici

SFBAYVIEW.COM - 2017-11-18 08:00:00