Category : Southeast

Southeast / Virginia - 1 year ago

'Hot cop' calendar for sale

Officer Dan Rengering, together with PopWrapped, is selling calendars featuring himself for $30. Deborah Strange @DeborahJStrange One of Gainesville Police Department’s “hot cops” is selling a calendar with 13 full color images of himself. Officer D...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 year ago

Campus Police Investigating Illegible Graffiti

URBANA, Il. — Police are investigating at the University of Illinois after illegible graffiti was spray-painted on several campus buildings. Police are seeking help finding those responsible. Public information officer Pat Wade said the Illini Union...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 year ago

Oprah Picks Iowa Grad’s New Tome for Book Club

IOWA CITY – Tayari Jones, a University of Iowa graduate, received a literary blessing Tuesday: her latest book, “An American Marriage,” was chosen by Oprah Winfrey as her latest book club selection. Winfrey announced her selection of Jones’ latest b...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 year ago

Traffic light or roundabout: county wants options

It will be a light on Parker Road for SW 8th Avenue Cleveland Tinker @ClevelandTinker A traffic light is coming on Parker Road for the new extension of Southwest Eigthth Avenue, but Alachua County commissioners want future road projects to have a fu...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 year ago

First-responders train even quicker

Even as an emergency unfolds, saving lives takes a team Deborah Strange @DeborahJStrange E. Reed Smith stood at a table with a black foam roller Monday afternoon, inviting emergency medical technicians and fire rescue responders to stuff inch-deep h...

Southeast / Mississippi - 1 year ago

Rel Dowdell

The “Where’s Daddy?” Interview with Kam Williams Renaissance Brother! Rel Dowdell is a screenwriter, film director and producer, as well as an English/screenwriting professor. Born and raised in Philadelphia, he received his B.A. in English magna...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 year ago

Man charged in rapper Rashay Garrison's death

Cindy Swirko @CindySwirko A Gainesville man suspected of helping clean a car that was reportedly used in the shooting death of a rapper in 2016 was arrested by Alachua County Sheriff’s deputies Tuesday morning. Daniel Nicholas Winter, 29, was charg...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 year ago

Update: Burton bumped from 'Tonight Show'

Burton, a tight end, threw a touchdown pass to QB Nick Foles during the Super Bowl. GateHouse Media Update: Eagles tight end Trey Burton has been bumped from "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon." Earlier: Former Venice High star and Philadelphia Eag...