Drone almost blocks efforts of California firefighting planes SHINGLE SPRINGS, Calif. — A private drone trying to record footage of a Northern California wildfire nearly hindered efforts to attack the flames from the air, but firefighters made enough progress to allow some of the 1,200 people under evacuation orders to return home Monday. More
New fears about Ebola spread after plane scare DAKAR, Senegal — No one knows for sure just how many people Patrick Sawyer came into contact with the day he boarded a flight in Liberia, had a stopover in Ghana, changed planes in Togo, and then arrived in Nigeria, where authorities say he died days later from Ebola, one of the deadliest diseases known to man. More
House bill lets airlines advertise pre-tax fares WASHINGTON — In a victory for airlines and their workers' unions, the House rejected consumers' complaints and easily passed legislation Monday letting airline advertising emphasize the base price of tickets, before taxes and fees are added. More
DFCS chief: Georgia's most disposable leader - Atlanta Journal And Constitution ... of the agency charged with ... die a terrible death that ... earlier heading a county ... an "outsider," Juanita Blount ... Once again, ... 06/30/2014 - 10:56 am | View Link
Blount County deputies identify Locust Fork homicide victim The Blount County Sheriff's Department is investigating a homicide ... but until they have all of the pieces they are investigating the man's death as a homicide. "It could possibly be self-defense. We've got to put all the pieces together and look at ... 07/23/2014 - 2:30 pm | View Link
Man due to appear in court today in connection with the death of Sonia Blount Officers were continuing to question the suspect from south county Dublin ... she knew what she was doing when she fatally stabbed a man she was living with at a house in South Dublin. Man (34) charged with membership of IRA Natasha Reid A 34-year-old ... 02/17/2014 - 11:47 am | View Link
3 arrested in Blount Co. homicide, arson Three people were arrested and charged in the death of a Blount county man earlier this month. Donald Clayton Whited, 66, died Jan. 13 in a fire at his home in the 3900 block of Ebell Road. Following a preliminary investigation, the Alabama State Fire ... 01/28/2014 - 7:54 am | View Link
Blount Co. man charged in dog killing back in jail (WBIR-Louisville) A Blount County man who confessed to intentionally killing his ... The Blount County Sheriff's Office charged Wright with intentionally killing an animal and stalking. The 62-year-old was then released on a $1,500 bond. 09/5/2013 - 1:45 pm | View Link
Blount County man charged in death of dog Blount County authorities arrested a Louisville man Tuesday morning and charged him in the death of his neighbor’s dog. Fred Lee Wright, 62, is being held in the Blount County Detention Facility on charges of intentionally killing an animal and stalking. 08/27/2013 - 10:34 am | View Link
TNGenWeb A Blog for the TNGenWeb County Site (by Taneya) ... Yesterday while at a local bookstore, I saw several copies of Arthur Randolph Shields’ book, The Cades Cove Story 07/28/2014 - 8:56 pm | View Website
Gloucester City Man Charged with Stabbing His Pregnant ... Camden County Prosecutor Warren W. Faulk and Gloucester City Police Chief George Berglund reported a suspect will be arraigned today in the stabbing death of a ... 07/28/2014 - 12:28 pm | View Website
Blount County News | WATE 6 News, Knoxville, Tennessee A Tennessee walking horse trainer charged with animal cruelty was back in a Blount County courtroom Wednesday, just a week and a half after being cited for soring at ... 07/24/2014 - 1:30 pm | View Website
Hawkins County man charged in teen's death | News A Hawkins County man is facing charges after a teenager was found dead in Church Hill, Tennessee. 06/6/2014 - 11:00 am | View Website
Brother charged in Llano County man’s death Llano County Sheriff Bill Blackburn said deputies responded to a residence in the 9700 block of RR 1431 in Buchanan Dam following a 911 call. Deputies found Daniel ... 05/24/2014 - 3:23 am | View Website
By Ken Schott
For many seasons, Union College’s radio deal for its men’s hockey and football programs with WPTR-AM (1240) was renewed on a year-by-year basis.
Winning the NCAA hockey title in April changed the dynamic of the relationship between the two parties, for the better.
By Bill Palmer
Berne-Knox-Westerlo has lost a second long-time coach in as many years.
Jim Gillis, who began his coaching career in 1978 in Don Snyder’s program at Guilderland before taking the head boys’ soccer coaching job when BKW was a member of the Schoharie County League, notified school officials last week that he was stepping down.
Stanislaus County supervisors today could take a step toward seeking outside funding for groundwater management efforts. The Board of Supervisors will consider adopting a water management plan for eastern Stanislaus…