Green Bay Packers legend Bart Starr passes away at 85
The Green Bay Packers announced Sunday that Green Bay Packers legend Bart Starr has passed away at age 85. The Green Bay Packers announced Sunday that Green Bay Packers legend Bart Starr has passed away at age 85.
UPDATE from NWS: ‘Downburst’ near RB Winter State Park, no tornado |
MIFFLINBURG – Lots of damage but no tornado in western Union County Wednesday, so said officials after examining downed trees and wires after strong hit The Valley. It was simply high winds, but not a tornado, that caused heavy damage near RB Winter State Park in the Mifflinburg region Union County EMA Coordinator Michelle Dietrich provided that update to WKOK. She says National Weather Service officials classified the winds as a ‘downburst’ with winds about 80 mph Dietrich says weather service officials did not indicate tornadic activity based on radar and pictures submitted by the county. Therefore, weather service officials will not be coming to the area to survey the damage. According to the Mifflinburg Hose…
Buc-ee's in Royse City Grand Opening Date
Buc-ee's announced that it's opening its newest location in Royse City 6 a.m., June 17th. The approximately 50,000 square foot travel center will have around 50 gas pumps at the southwest corner of I-30 and FM 2642. Of course, you can't miss out on their famous Texas Round Up® barbeque, jerky, ho
Reading police ID man found dead off trail atop Mount Penn
Reading police have identified the man whose body was found by a group of teens off a trail atop Mount Penn on Tuesday.
The Story of Elton John's 1975 Suicide Attempt
Elton John tried to kill himself in front of friends and family in 1975.
CuriosiD: What is the History of Detroit's Times Square?
The Detroit Times was first published in 1900 under the name Detroit Today. After a few years, it went into receivership, and William Randolph Hearst bought it in 1921. Around that time, the paper’s name was changed to the Detroit Times The newspaper’s building was located at Cass Avenue and Times Square in the city’s downtown. Famed architect Albert Kahn designed the building, which was completed by 1929. Housing the earthshaking printing presses and a rather utilitarian newsroom, the building also had a lavish lobby designed in the Art Deco style, which was popular at the time. Across the street were Times Square Park and Times Square Bar, which was one of several local watering holes frequented by Detroit Times reporters. The paper was bought out by its rival The Detroit News in…
20 Times Rednecks Repaired Their Own Cars
What do you get when you cross a redneck and a broken car? These pictures make it pretty clear that you will get a functional, albeit ugly, car.
Chief Coury: Murder-Suicide Investigated on Spangler Drive
ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Zanesville Police Department has updates in connection to the shooting incident Wednesday evening. Shortly after 7 p.m., ZPD received a call of shooting on 479 Spangler Drive. Chief Coury said two people were shot. Russel Flemming was discovered dead by Officers, and his wife, Hilda Flemming, was transported to Genesis Hospital …
Ugliest Driveway 2019 Contest
Do you have a busted, destroyed, cracked, and otherwise "UGLY" driveway? Enter our UGLIEST Driveway Contest! Snap a photo from April 22nd until May 19th at Midnight, and you could win up to a $5000 driveway makeover from the good people at Buck Brothers Asphalt! One entry per household, and you mus
Brownsville ISD Set To Name Edinburg’s Gutierrez As Superintendent
Edinburg schools superintendent Rene Gutierrez reportedly is to be named the new superintendent of Brownsville schools. Brownsville school district trustees have called a special meeting this week to name Dr. Gutierrez as the lone finalist for the position. Gutierrez would take over for Dr. Esperanza Zendejas, who after 3-1/2 years as superintendent, reached a separation agreement with the district in February after trustees had placed her on administrative leave. Gutierrez has been the chief of Edinburg schools for 10 years. Posted in