Portland woman accused of fatally shooting her boyfriend on Thanksgiving, court documents allege

A man shot outside a St. Johns bar on Thanksgiving died Saturday, and his 43-year-old girlfriend has been charged with second-degree murder. According to a probable cause affidavit for her arrest, Barbara Marie Michelle is accused of firing at Justin Williams, 41, as the two fought near Bluebird Tavern on North Lombard Street, where they’d been drinking and gambling.
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Sheriff: 18-year-old dies after stabbing, 2 minors charged

SCIOTO COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ/Gray News) - An 18-year-old in Ohio died Monday after he was allegedly stabbed early in the morning by two teens, according to officials. The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office said the two minors, ages 14 and 16 years old, were arrested and charged with murder. The...
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Portsmouth family loses everything in fire

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – A Portsmouth family lost everything to a fire at their Clifford Street home earlier in November and they’re looking for help. The fire took place Nov. 1 in the 4000 block of Clifford Street in the Westhaven area of the city, with the call coming in at 11:53 a.m. A photo posted to a GoFundMe page shows the house fully engulfed in flames.
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Portsmouth City Council amends zoning proposal

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (WSAZ) - Members of Portsmouth’s City Council have been working toward a new zoning map. A map proposed in February divides the city into nine different districts. On Monday, councilmembers discussed and agreed upon what could be the final amendments to the zoning codes that will apply to addiction treatment facilities and recovery housing.
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Chris Makes Patrice Cry

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAV) – Acting class 101! On a prompt from Chris, Patrice Covington does her best soap opera camera turn.

Deb Anthony named Grand Marshal of 2022 Illuminated Holiday Parade

PORTSMOUTH — The city’s 2022 Annual Illuminated Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting takes place this Saturday, Dec. 3, at 6 p.m. Each year the city selects a Grand Marshal who “best exemplifies the spirit of generosity and commitment to the community.” This year, Mayor Deaglan McEachern announced Deb Anthony, who recently retired after eight years as executive director of Gather, is the parade's 2022 Grand Marshal.

Real Estate: November 14 – 18

Real Estate Transactions from November 14 to November 18. 111 Harrison Ave. Units 6A & 12A was sold by Dennis & T. Roseann Williams to Sharon Prince, Trustee of the Sharon Prince Living Trust for $5,800,000. 32 Third St. was sold by Kenneth & Kathryn Vivian to James & Brittany...

‘This is for Papa’: Senegal team effort a fitting tribute to Diop

Emotions are always going to be running high after qualification for the knockout stages of international football’s premier tournament, especially for an African nation doing so for just the second time in their history.But Senegal’s collective effort in getting to the last 16 at this year’s World Cup, after beating Ecuador on Tuesday to finish second in Group A, held an altogether greater significance.The hard-fought success, sealed by a superb volley by Chelsea defender Kalidou Koulibaly – the perfect moment to score his first international goal – came on the second anniversary of the death of one of the...

Family mourns teen killed in stabbing; 14 and 16-year-old charged

SCIOTO COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ/Gray News) - A family is dealing with unimaginable grief after authorities say an 18-year-old died of a stab wound he suffered early Monday morning. Two teens, 14 and 16 years old, have been arrested and charged with murder, WSAZ reported. This spring, Jayson McGraw’s family celebrated...

Man charged with attacking Dunkin' Donuts worker and police officer over slow service

EPPING — A South Hampton man who allegedly strangled a Dunkin' Donuts worker because the service was too slow is facing an "extended term of imprisonment" for punching the police officer who tried to put him in handcuffs. Andrew Scheiner, 40, was indicted this month by a Rockingham County grand jury on one count of simple assault for punching Brentwood police officer Jared Wright-Ward on Sept. 5. He faces an "extended term of imprisonment" of two to...

Koulibaly earns emotional victory as Senegal advance at Ecuador’s expense

The importance of the occasion was not lost on Kalidou Koulibaly and neither was the poignancy. Two years to the day since Papa Bouba Diop died aged 42, his successors in the Senegal shirt honoured the midfielder’s memory in the finest way possible, advancing into the last 16 and a probable date with England at the expense of Ecuador.