Category: US

‘Bizarre’ flyers on Lemon Grove utility poles leads to sex crime arrest

SAN DIEGO (FOX 5/KUSI) — Concerned citizens recently reached out to law enforcement after noticing “bizarre” flyers on utility poles in Lemon Grove. It was a “see something, say something” scenario that ended in an arrest. As explained by the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department, the flyers advertised the website AZ24.CO. The postings claimed to […]

Northern Hemisphere finally sees its first tropical depression

Days before the start of the Atlantic basin hurricane season, the Northern Hemisphere is showing signs of activity, with the first tropical cyclone of the year forming near the Philippines. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) was tracking Tropical Depression Aghon, which was expected to strengthen into a tropical storm. Unlike the […]

Saturday weather alerts issued for CSRA counties

AUGUSTA (WJBF) – Several local counties are under weather watches or warnings for Saturday afternoon and evening. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect for Jefferson, Washington, Emanuel and Johnson counties until 8 p.m. In Lincoln County, the National Weather Service reported power lines down along Hidden Harbor Road as a result of the storm. […]

Spanish defence minister says Gaza war is ‘real genocide’

MADRID (Reuters) – The Spanish defence minister said on Saturday that the conflict in Gaza is a “real genocide”, as relations between Israel and Spain worsen following Madrid’s decision to recognise a Palestinian state. Reuters couldn’t immediately reach Israeli officials for comment on Saturday, the Jewish Sabbath. Israel has strongly rejected accusations made against it […]

Coroner identifies Peoria woman found dead in Illinois River

A Peoria woman was identified as the person who was found in the Illinois River on Friday. The Peoria County Coroner’s Office identified the woman as Seiarra (Waddell) DeLasso, 37. An autopsy has been scheduled. The Peoria County Sheriff’s Office responded to Mosiac Fertilizer in the 8700 block of Cargill Road around 1:45 p.m. Friday. […]

Missing juvenile last seen in southwest Bakersfield: BPD

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Bakersfield Police Department is looking for an at-risk juvenile last seen near West High School. Karina A. Martinez, 15, was last seen Friday, May 24 in the 1200 block of New Stine Road, according to BPD. Martinez is considered at-risk due to her having no history of running away. California […]

Visit Meridian, MDOT welcome visitors to Mississippi

May 25—Lauderdale County’s tourism arm, Visit Meridian, joined forces with the Mississippi Department of Transportation Thursday to welcome visitors to Mississippi at the state welcome center near Toomsuba. The event, which was held as part of National Travel and Tourism Week, featured live music, refreshments and an opportunity to hear from some of Meridian’s historic […]

Latta Middle School honor rolls

May 25—Latta Middle School released its second semester Superintendent’s and Principal’s Honor Rolls. Those listed were: 5th grade Superintendent’s Honor Roll:Samuel Aducci, Raela Booker, Sadie Bryant, Emma Cooley, Zoey Covington-Smith, Riley Ellison, Logan Freeze, Haiden Gibson, Cameron Goodwin, Jaxon Wood & Edgar Yanez Principal’s Honor Roll: Gia Ballagh, Karic Barger, Skyler Blackwell, Harper Blagg, Tennessee […]

Mainland High School seniors celebrate graduation 2024 at the Ocean Center

Mainland High School seniors turned their tassels and celebrated as the Class of 2024 Friday night at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach. Of the 365 graduates, 64 received scholar designations; 172 received industry scholar designations; 27 received the Florida Seal of Biliteracy; five earned an associate degree. Mainland High School Commencement Exercises at the […]