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French train hero stabbed in US

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone, who was hailed as a hero for helping to tackle a gunman and thwart a terror attack on a French train in August, was stabbed in California and was in stable condition.

Weekly crime map, database

Violent crimes during the week included 86 assaults, three of which were classified as aggravated assaults. The most assaults in a single day, 14, occurred on Oct. 3. There were also four robberies.

Slideshow: Latest Columbia County bookings

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center Sept. 21-Oct. 5.

Faces of Survival: Terry Jenkins

Terry Jenkins was having dinner with her dad at a local seafood restaurant when she received the call that a routine mammogram detected a lump in her left breast. She needed to return for a biopsy.
By Lisa Kaylor

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Events

Listing of events associated with Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Wildcats star is Player of the Week

After accounting for four touchdowns and intercepting four passes, Laney's Vicen'te Thompkins is the Player of the Week.
By Wayne Staats

Five prep football games to watch

This is a matchup of teams headed in different directions. Both squads were 1-1 early, but the Irish have found their offensive stride and are back to state-power status. 

Warren man guilty of killing wife

John Alan Jacobs was found guilty of murdering his wife, 52-year-old Harriett Jacobs, in October 2014.
By Donna Stillinger

Augusta link in Florida baby case

Richmond County sheriff's deputies were involved in a multistate investigation into the disappearance of a 9-week-old Florida boy.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Coroner: Football player's death heart-related 

Burke County football player Rod Williams died Monday, almost two weeks after collapsing during practice. His death was heart-related.
By Wayne Staats

Richmond County deputy resigns after arrest

A Richmond County sheriff's deputy resigned Wednesday after his arrest in Columbia County that police say involved an altercation with his wife.

Weekly Crime Map

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Editorial: Driving debate

How about a more adult-like conversation about cost-cutting?

Holiday sales seen rising 3.7 percent

Americans are expected to spend at a slower pace than last year during the crucial winter holidays, weighed down by sluggish wage growth and other factors, according to the nation's largest retail ...
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