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Petersburg votes to eliminate treasurer, newly-elected treasurer not happy

Ken Pritchett PETERSBURG, Va. - Petersburg treasurer-elect Ken Pritchett may be out of a job soon after he takes office in 2018. Just 14 days after Pritchett was elected to the position, Petersburg City Council voted to "ask the state to transfer remaining functions of the treasurer's office to the

WTVR-TV

Thanksgiving triple homicide: Neighbor had 'no clue' before hearing gunshot

Watch CBS 6 News at Noon for Claudia Rupcich's complete report on this developing story. CHESTER, Va. - Police said the triple homicide at a Chester home on Thanksgiving night that led to one man's arrest was a domestic situation. Crime Insider sources said that officers discovered two women and a m

WTVR-TV - 2017-11-24 16:41:45

Chesterfield Police investigating Thanksgiving triple homicide

CHESTERFIELD, Va - Chesterfield Police are investigating a triple homicide after finding three people dead late Thanksgiving night. Police responded to a home on Dogwood Ridge Court around 11:30 p.m. Officers found a man dead in the front yard and two women dead inside. Police arrested a suspect ins

WTVR-TV - 2017-11-24 08:15:18

Virginia Man Kills Family During Thanksgiving

A man in Chester, Virginia was arrested after his wife, daughter and his daughter's boyfriend were found dead on Thanksgiving. The suspect, Christopher Gattis, was a youth pastor at a local church. Police released the identities of the victims after the 58-year-old Gattis was arrested. According to

POPCULTURE.COM - 2017-11-25 03:56:24

Update: 'I looked at that body all night,' neighbor says after triple homicide in Chester

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RICHMOND.COM - 2017-11-24 19:00:00

Virginia youth pastor charged in Thanksgiving Day triple homicide

(WRIC) CHESTER, Va. (WRIC) - Police in Chesterfield County are investigating a domestic-related homicide after three people were found killed at a home in Chester on Thanksgiving night. Police tell WRIC they responded to an alarm call in the 14900 block of Dogwood Ridge Court around 11:30 p.m. Whe

WNCN.COM - 2017-11-25 04:20:01

Youth pastor brutally murders his family after Thanksgiving dinner: Cops

Authorities in Chester, Virginia, say a local youth pastor murdered three members of his family on Thanksgiving. According to WTVR, 58-year-old Christopher Gattis was arrested at the home where he and the three victims had lived. He is accused of shooting Jeanett Gattis, 58, Candice Kunze, 30, Andre

CRIMEONLINE.COM - 2017-11-24 19:29:44

Former Martin's grocery store employees - where are they now?

Jimmy Rebick worked for the former Ukrop's Super Markets chain for 34 years and stayed on when the Martin's Food Markets grocery chain bought those stores in 2010. But on July 17, after about seven years with Martin's, he said goodbye to his co-workers at the chain's store near Chesterfield Towne Ce

RICHMOND.COM - 2017-11-25 02:30:00

London's Lights officially turned on in Antioch

(Photo: WKRN) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - A gorgeous lights display is lighting up one Antioch street for the holiday season. In a father's effort to honor his late daughter's memory, the "London's lights" display has opened for the season. The display, located on Barnes Rd. behind Lenox Village, fe

WKRN - 2017-11-24 00:24:39

'How do you forgive someone that just shot you and your wife?' Antioch minister shows the way.

Minister Joey Spann knew he needed to be at the first Sunday service after the deadly shooting that terrorized his congregation. The 66-year-old minister, who was shot twice in the Sept. 24 attack at Burnette Chapel Church of Christ, did not have the physical strength to preach that day, but he stil

THE TENNESSEAN

Wilson County assisted living facility catches fire, residents forced to evacuate

MT.JULIET, Tenn. (WKRN) - An assisted living facility in Mt. Juliet caught fire Friday, forcing residents to evacuate the building. Mt. Juliet Fire Department was called to Mt. Juliet Health Care in the 1600 block of N. Mt.Juliet Rd. around 9 p.m. Friday evening. Firefighters went in and found a roo

WKRN - 2017-11-25 04:00:37

Police Seek Man In East Nashville Murder

NASHVILLE, TN -- Metro Police are searching for a 40-year-old man in connection with the shooting death of Horace Whitley near the James Cayce Homes Tuesday. The body of Whitley, 39, was found in a treeline near the Martha O'Bryan Center around 12:30 Tuesday afternoon, an hour after a shots-fired ca

PATCH - 2017-11-23 15:52:46

Police: Man arrested after letting 8-year-old child drive, causing crash

(Courtesy: WTEN) WHITEHALL, N.Y. (WTEN) - A man is facing a number of charges after police say he let an 8-year-old child drive a car. Brett Reynolds, 36, is accused of taking his mother's car without permission and letting the child sit on his lap without a seat belt and steer the car while he wa

WKRN - 2017-11-24 21:28:30

Metro police looking for suspect in armed robbery

(Photo: WKRN) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - Metro police are trying to locate an a man who robbed a gas station at gunpoint Friday afternoon. Police said the man entered the Delta Express on Harding Place and robbed the clerk at gunpoint. Officers said the suspect then took cash from the register and

WKRN - 2017-11-25 02:39:04

Lovin' It: McDonald's accidental Black Friday tweet goes viral

(Courtesy: McDonald's Twitter via KRON) SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - McDonald's apparently sent an accidental tweet just before Black Friday, and Twitter is lovin' it. In what appears to be a placeholder, or reminder, to send an actual Black Friday tweet, the company sent this: It was posted at 10 p.m.

WKRN - 2017-11-24 20:14:39

44 pounds of marijuana found in luggage at Nashville airport

(Photo: WKRN) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - More than 40 pounds of marijuana were discovered inside luggage at Nashville International Airport. According to an affidavit, airport police seized 44 pounds of marijuana from luggage unclaimed at a carousel Tuesday night. The luggage came from a Delta Air

WKRN - 2017-11-24 13:21:19

Meet a Dreamer who works hard, lives in Los Banos and wants to be a doctor

DACA, for many people, is just an acronym they have heard of or have seen in the news. For Jose, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals is his lifeline to the future. Jose lives in Los Banos and a is 20-year-old student at the Los Banos Campus of Merced College. Jose is not his real name (I've

LOS BAÑOS ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-23 17:54:00

David J. Silva: Lie-detector tests could help put harassment charges to rest

It seems that there are a lot of accusations being made regarding sexual harassment against some very high-profile men. Many more women are coming forth with new allegations. There is a very simple solution to the problem: have everyone involved take a lie-detector test. Anyone who refuses should no

LOS BAÑOS ENTERPRISE

Ambulance management contract decision expected

The board which oversees operations of West Side Community Ambulance is expected to select a management firm at its Tuesday, Oct. 28, meeting. Representatives of two firms presented management contract proposals to the board in a special meeting held last Wednesday. The Sierra Medical Services Allia

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM

'Olde Fashioned Christmas at Home' set for Saturday

GUSTINE - A full day of holiday festivities is in store Saturday in Gustine, where the community will host its annual "Old-Fashioned Christmas at Home." The event, which has become a Gustine tradition since its inception as a community breakfast more than 20 years ago, is as much a staple of Thanksg

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