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Training skilled laborers at Thrash Center

HOWARD - During this National Apprenticeship Week, Nov. 13-19, it's important to remember the hard work apprentices put in to learn a specific skill or craft - and the hard work done by Ohio's only Apprenticeship training center, which is ranked in the top three training centers in the country. The


Board of education approves personnel items

POINT PLEASANT - The Mason County Board of Education met this week for its regular meeting, voting on personnel issues. The Mason County School Board Members in attendance were Dale Shobe, Jared Billings, Meagan Bonecutter, Greg Fowler, and Rhonda Tennant, along with Superintendent Jack Cullen. The


Syracuse man arraigned on felony charges

POMEROY - A Syracuse man was arraigned in Meigs County Common Pleas Court on Wednesday on charges including aggravated arson and domestic violence. Michael L. Hammon, 35, was indicted on Nov. 3 by a Meigs County Grand Jury for Aggravated Arson, a felony of the first degree, Aggravated Arson, a felon


Cook asks questions about water rates

For The Logan Banner MAN - Earlier this year, the town of Man approved a proposal to allow the Buffalo Creek Public Service District to take over the town's water plant (known as the Water Works), and there were a few people from the town present at the Nov. 13 Man Council meeting with questions abo


Middlport Council welcomes WATCO workers

MIDDLEPORT - WATCO workers spoke to the village of Middleport regarding their work at Hobson Yard Monday evening. Rob Oliva and Brad Davenport explained to the Middleport council and community members the WATCO program and their current involvement within the village. WATCO is a transloading facilit


Clinic focused on treatment of addiction to open

POINT PLEASANT - A new option for drug treatment will be opening within the next two weeks in the Camp Conley area north of Point Pleasant, inside a former nursing home. Todd Bowen, local businessman and resident of Mason County, already operates addiction treatment clinics in Jackson, Berkley and K

POINT PLEASANT REGISTER - 2017-11-17 16:57:26

The 'Light of Christmas'

POINT PLEASANT - A unique assortments of decorated Christmas trees will make the City of Point Pleasant merrier for the holidays. The Light of Christmas Tree Project sponsored the by Mason County Toys for Kids Association, will be returning for its third holiday season on Dec. 1 at Gunn Park followi

POINT PLEASANT REGISTER - 2017-11-16 23:27:40

H&H Cattle, Inc. take top honors

The 2017 Mason County Conservation Farm Winner is H&H Cattle, Inc. owned and operated by George, Eleanor, Joe, and Anna Hoffman. Pictured are members of the Hoffman family with their award. LETART - The 2017 Mason County Conservation Farm Winner is H&H Cattle, Inc. owned and operated by George, Ele

POINT PLEASANT REGISTER - 2017-11-17 01:45:11

Montgomery man charged with sex abuse of child

A Montgomery man is behind bars accused of sexual abuse of a child. Rodney Lavan Thomas Jr., 21, was arrested Thursday, according to court records. He remained in the Montgomery County Jail Friday with bond set at $20,000. Charging documents claim the incident happened between Oct. 27 and Oct. 29 at

AL.COM - 2017-11-17 20:34:27

Man dies after shooting, crash near Montgomery hospital

Police have begun investigating a homicide following the death of a man who was shot and later crashed in Montgomery Thursday night. According to Capt. Regina Duckett, officers responded to the scene of a single-vehicle crash in the 1200 block of Forest Avenue, near Jackson Hospital. Officers locate

WSFA - 2017-11-17 04:25:21

Taste of the South: Sweet Potato Casserole

When it comes to holiday meals, folks in the south have a sweet tooth. Jeff Sanders goes in search for a Taste of South and find a sweet potato casserole. When it comes to holiday meals, folks in the south have a sweet tooth. Jeff Sanders goes in search for a Taste of South and find a sweet potato c

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-11-17 17:55:44

Dog Shot in the Face with a Bow & Arrow in Dallas Co.

From the West Alabama Newsroom- A dog in Dallas County is on the road to recovery after being shot in the head with a bow and arrow. County workers spotted the injured animal Tuesday roaming around by the county dump in Orrville. The workers called animal control and reported a stray dog with an arr

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-11-18 01:38:14

Roy Moore's Wife Defends Husband

The wife of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore says her husband will not step down in the face of sexual assault allegations. Kayla Moore spoke out in defense of her husband on Friday. She says they have been married for over 32 years and the Army veteran has always been an officer and a gentleman.

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-11-17 17:43:58

Alabama's Infant Mortality Rate On the Rise, Highest Since 2008

Infant deaths are on the rise in Alabama, that's according to 2016 data from the Alabama Department of Public Health. Health officials say alabama's infant mortality rate is the highest it's been since 2008. The state averages about 9.1 infant deaths per 1,000 live births. Data also shows that the

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-11-17 22:37:03

Trial underway for 2015 murder of pregnant Montgomery woman

A trial is underway for a man who received a 'rare bond' in a Montgomery capital murder case that killed a woman and her unborn child dead. Raymond Tavares Woods, 25 of Marion, is charged with two counts of capital murder and one count of attempted murder. On the day of the shooting, Tyrone Woods, R

WSFA - 2017-11-16 17:54:54

Opinion: Talley woefully unqualified to fill Montgomery judgeship

It was 25 years ago. The questions in Section D of the extensive form amply reflected its heading: "Law Practice." It required me to outline the chronology of my law practice experience, and it made specific inquiries about 1. the general nature of my practice, 2. my legal specialties, 3. the chara

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2017-11-17 20:27:29

Father stops to help stalled car in Sacramento, DUI driver barrels into them

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTVU) - A good Samaritan was stuck by a DUI driver when he stopped to help a woman who ran out of gas on highway 50 in Sacramento, Melinda Meza of KCRA reports. He lost both of his legs. Mark Poss, 29, saw a couple stranded near the 15th Street exit in downtown Sacramento in the

BAYINSIDER - 2017-11-16 23:00:00

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

Woman Killed In Early-Morning Crash Identified

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) - A woman who was struck and killed by a vehicle on El Camino Avenue on Tuesday has been identified. The Sacramento County Coroner identified her as Raquel Gonzalez de Castrejon, 75 of Sacramento. Investigators say she was struck on westbound El Camino Avenue near Business 80 at a

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-16 18:48:05

Sheriff's Department Investigating After 13-Year-Old Boy Shot in Arden Area

SACRAMENTO - A 13-year-old boy was shot in the Arden area of Sacramento on Thursday night, according to the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department. The shooting happened just before 9:30 p.m. near Clinton Road and Arden Way. The boy was transported to a hospital in a private vehicle before the sheri

FOX40 - 2017-11-17 06:58:00