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Three-bedroom, two-bath condo in Rockville lists for $249,900

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Three-bedroom, two-bath condo in Rockville lists for $249,900

- Steep prices in Montgomery County stop some prospective buyers in their tracks, especially if they are looking for a place with room for a family. The median sales price for a home in Montgomery County was $440,000 in June, according to Bright MLS, but prices are steeper for residences closer to the District, downtown Bethesda and a Metro station. Buyers willing to look at condos may find a more affordable option, but don’t forget to include the condo fees in your monthly housing budget
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Video: Fishermen, police rescue calf stranded in water

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Video: Fishermen, police rescue calf stranded in water

- An adorable calf is safe after Montgomery County police and a pair of bass fishermen helped rescue it from a creek. Montgomery High School graduates Ben Breckenridge and Zach Smith called police after they noticed the baby animal stuck in a body of water surrounded by fencing, according to the Montgomery County Police Reporter. The two men left their boat and accompanied the calf in the water, preventing it from traveling deeper into Little Lake Creek
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Convicted killer of Montgomery County woman gets death date

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Convicted killer of Montgomery County woman gets death date

- CONROE, Texas – A 46-year-old Montgomery County man condemned for the slaying of a suburban Houston college student almost 19 years ago has received an execution date. State District Judge J.D. Langley has set Nov. 16 for Larry Swearingen’s lethal injection. Swearingen was convicted of the abduction, rape and strangling of 19-year-old Melissa Trotter. She was last seen leaving a community college in Conroe in December 1998
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Montgomery County settles with family of man who died after being shot by Taser

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Montgomery County settles with family of man who died after being shot by Taser

- Montgomery County officials have settled a civil rights violation claim with the family of a Gaithersburg man who died after county police officers shot him with a Taser during a 2013 arrest. The family alleged in a recent letter written to county officials that officers violated Anthony Howard Sr.’s civil rights during the April 19, 2013 arrest. “The County recently settled a claim filed by the estate of Anthony Howard Sr
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Judge sets death date for Montgomery County killer

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Judge sets death date for Montgomery County killer

- After seven thwarted attempts, Montgomery County has finally succeeded in setting yet another execution date for its only death row convict, a Willis man who raped a 19-year-old coed before strangling her with panty hose nearly two decades ago. Larry Swearingen, convicted of killing Montgomery College student Melissa Trotter in 1998 and dumping her body in the Sam Houston National Forest, is slated to meet his fate in Huntsville's death chamber on Nov
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Probable human case of West Nile reported in Montco

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Probable human case of West Nile reported in Montco

- Pennsylvania’s first probable case of West Nile Virus in 2017 has been reported in Montgomery County. The patient, a 52-year-old man in Horsham Township, suffered from encephalitis/meningitis, according to the state’s West Nile Virus Control Program. He was hospitalized, recovered and was discharged, said Kaitlyn Foti, Montgomery County spokesperson. “We typically see between one and three cases [each year],” said Julie Paoline, Montgomery County director of communicable disease control and prevention
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Douglassville woman charged in nearly $1M theft from employer

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Douglassville woman charged in nearly $1M theft from employer

- The human resources director of a Montgomery County firm has been charged with stealing nearly $1 million from the company by depositing a significant number of checks into her personal checking account, the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office said Monday. Christine Marie Cushman, 31, of Douglassville, faces multiple offenses related to allegations that she stole $919,301 from HighPoint Solutions LLC in East Norriton by making 45 illegal transactions, according to a news release authorities issued on Monday
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Woman, 55, reported missing at Sam Houston National Forest Park

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Woman, 55, reported missing at Sam Houston National Forest Park

- The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is assisting the Walker County Sheriff's Office in the search for a 55-year-old woman who went missing in the Sam Houston National Forest Friday morning. According to MCSO Capt. Bryan Carlisle, Walker County is leading the investigation and search while Montgomery County is proving man power along with equipment such as drones. "They are going to lead the investigation until they let us know we need to do something different," Carlisle said
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Two confirmed dead in Tamina shooting

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Two confirmed dead in Tamina shooting

- The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office has identified two men found dead in a Tamina home in South Montgomery County Thursday morning. Jaquise Williams, 23, and Akeen Russell, 24, were found dead of apparent gunshot wounds. Law enforcement officials were dispatched to an address near Simmons Drive and Bimms Drive in Tamina. The report of a shooting came in around 9 a
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Cat survives being bound, doused with gas and burned in Indiana cornfield

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Cat survives being bound, doused with gas and burned in Indiana cornfield

- MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ind. - Authorities are looking for whoever poured gasoline on a cat and set her on fire in an Indiana field Wednesday night, according to WXIN-TV. Someone had bound the female cat with a rope and burned her in a cornfield near the Crawfordsville Municipal Airport, located about 60 miles northwest of Indianapolis. Retired firefighters Steve Wright said he was at home watching TV when he noticed a
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DA: Suspect to be charged after missing Abington teen found dead

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DA: Suspect to be charged after missing Abington teen found dead

- A suspect will be charged Saturday night in the murder of a 14-year-old girl from Montgomery County who was reported missing back in July, the Bucks County District Attorney's Office has confirmed.
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Animals rescued after early-morning fire at Montco SPCA

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Animals rescued after early-morning fire at Montco SPCA

- A fire broke out early Saturday at the Conshohocken office of the Montgomery County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. All animals were safely evacuated and no one was injured, authorities said. Fire Chief Chris Schwartz of the Barren Hill Volunteer Fire Company said about 30 dogs and cats were safely evacuated from the building at 19 Ridge Pike and relocated by SPCA officials to their shelters in
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Teens used Facebook posts to lure N.J. man to his death, cops say

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Teens used Facebook posts to lure N.J. man to his death, cops say

- Two teenagers have been charged in the gang-related murder of a 22-year-old New Jersey man found in a shallow grave in Maryland last year, authorities said. Neris Moreno, 19, of West New York, and Jackelin Leiba-Esperanza, 16, of Brentwood, Md. were arrested Monday, Montgomery County police said Wednesday. Leiba-Esperanza allegedly used Facebook to lure Jordy Mejia of Guttenberg to Maryland on Oct. 15, according to WTOP.com. The two previously had
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Missing Pa. teacher found dead; classes cancelled

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Missing Pa. teacher found dead; classes cancelled

- A private school in Montgomery County, Pa., is in mourning after its physical education teacher was found dead of a suspected suicide. NBC-10 in Philly reports the victim is Marah Boyesen, physical education teacher at the Academy of the New Church Secondary Schools in Bryn Athyn, Pa., a private girls' school that dates to 1884. Boyesen's body was found Monday morning by Bryn Athyn Police, which had been searching since
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Which Alabama counties have the most private schools?

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Which Alabama counties have the most private schools?

- populated counties have a greater number of private schools: Jefferson County - 119 schools serving 17,799 students Mobile County - 60 schools serving 15,227 students Madison County - 54 schools serving 9,619 students Montgomery County - 40 schools serving 9,162 students Shelby County - 12 schools serving 2,849 students Some less-populated counties have higher concentrations of public schools than others. The top 10 in terms of numbers of schools
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Property Line: What can $400,000 buy you in Wynnewood?

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Property Line: What can $400,000 buy you in Wynnewood?

- You might associate Wynnewood with its tony Main Line environs or its enormous new Whole Foods. But did you know it’s the birthplace of a ? The neighborhood that straddles Montgomery County on one side and Delaware County on the other was named after William Penn’s personal doctor, Thomas Wynne. According to Trulia, the hovers around $430,000. Herewith, three homes for well less than that, at $400,000. or less. $400,000Taxes:
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Three-bedroom, two-bath condo in Rockville lists for $249,900
Three-bedroom, two-bath condo in Rockville lists for $249,900 Steep prices in Montgomery County stop some prospective buyers in their tracks, especially if they are looking for a place with room for a family. The median sales price for a home in Montgomery County was $440,000 in June, according to Bright MLS, but prices are steeper for residences closer to the District, downtown Bethesda and a Metro station. Buyers willing to look at condos may find a more affordable option, but don’t forget to include the condo fees in your monthly housing budget   Read More ...
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Video: Fishermen, police rescue calf stranded in water
Video: Fishermen, police rescue calf stranded in water An adorable calf is safe after Montgomery County police and a pair of bass fishermen helped rescue it from a creek. Montgomery High School graduates Ben Breckenridge and Zach Smith called police after they noticed the baby animal stuck in a body of water surrounded by fencing, according to the Montgomery County Police Reporter. The two men left their boat and accompanied the calf in the water, preventing it from traveling deeper into Little Lake Creek   Read More ...
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Convicted killer of Montgomery County woman gets death date
Convicted killer of Montgomery County woman gets death date CONROE, Texas – A 46-year-old Montgomery County man condemned for the slaying of a suburban Houston college student almost 19 years ago has received an execution date. State District Judge J.D. Langley has set Nov. 16 for Larry Swearingen’s lethal injection. Swearingen was convicted of the abduction, rape and strangling of 19-year-old Melissa Trotter. She was last seen leaving a community college in Conroe in December 1998   Read More ...
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Convicted killer of Montgomery County woman gets death date
CONROE, Texas (AP) — A 46-year-old Montgomery County man condemned for the slaying of a suburban Houston college student almost 19 years ago has received an execution date. State District Judge J.D. Langley has set Nov. 16 for Larry Swearingen's lethal injection. Swearingen was convicted of the abduction, rape and strangling of 19-year-old Melissa Trotter. She was last seen leaving a community college in Conroe in December 1998   Read More ...
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Montgomery County settles with family of man who died after being shot by Taser
Montgomery County settles with family of man who died after being shot by Taser Montgomery County officials have settled a civil rights violation claim with the family of a Gaithersburg man who died after county police officers shot him with a Taser during a 2013 arrest. The family alleged in a recent letter written to county officials that officers violated Anthony Howard Sr.’s civil rights during the April 19, 2013 arrest. “The County recently settled a claim filed by the estate of Anthony Howard Sr   Read More ...
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Judge sets death date for Montgomery County killer
Judge sets death date for Montgomery County killer After seven thwarted attempts, Montgomery County has finally succeeded in setting yet another execution date for its only death row convict, a Willis man who raped a 19-year-old coed before strangling her with panty hose nearly two decades ago. Larry Swearingen, convicted of killing Montgomery College student Melissa Trotter in 1998 and dumping her body in the Sam Houston National Forest, is slated to meet his fate in Huntsville's death chamber on Nov   Read More ...
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Probable human case of West Nile reported in Montco
Probable human case of West Nile reported in Montco Pennsylvania’s first probable case of West Nile Virus in 2017 has been reported in Montgomery County. The patient, a 52-year-old man in Horsham Township, suffered from encephalitis/meningitis, according to the state’s West Nile Virus Control Program. He was hospitalized, recovered and was discharged, said Kaitlyn Foti, Montgomery County spokesperson. “We typically see between one and three cases [each year],” said Julie Paoline, Montgomery County director of communicable disease control and prevention   Read More ...
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Woman accused of stealing $1M from payroll
Woman accused of stealing $1M from payroll DOUGLASVILLE, Montgomery County — A 31-year-old Douglasville woman accused of stealing nearly $1 million from her employer is facing charges of theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property and identity theft, according to the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office. Christine Cushman was an employee of HighPoint Solutions when a bank officer notified the company’s payroll department that suspicious direct deposits of significant size — totaling $919,301 — had been sent to her personal account, according to Montgomery County DA Kevin R   Read More ...
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Douglassville woman charged in nearly $1M theft from employer
Douglassville woman charged in nearly $1M theft from employer The human resources director of a Montgomery County firm has been charged with stealing nearly $1 million from the company by depositing a significant number of checks into her personal checking account, the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office said Monday. Christine Marie Cushman, 31, of Douglassville, faces multiple offenses related to allegations that she stole $919,301 from HighPoint Solutions LLC in East Norriton by making 45 illegal transactions, according to a news release authorities issued on Monday   Read More ...
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A great and valuable legacy in peril in Chapel Hill
A great and valuable legacy in peril in Chapel Hill Out of the soil of Montgomery County, in the midst of the Great Depression came a giant among men. Born on Oct. 6, 1936, Julius L. Chambers came from hardworking, God-fearing roots. I met him for the first time on my second day of law school. He was a third-year law student. I was from neighboring Stanly County, born one year almost to the day after him   Read More ...
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Woman, 55, reported missing at Sam Houston National Forest Park
Woman, 55, reported missing at Sam Houston National Forest Park The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is assisting the Walker County Sheriff's Office in the search for a 55-year-old woman who went missing in the Sam Houston National Forest Friday morning. According to MCSO Capt. Bryan Carlisle, Walker County is leading the investigation and search while Montgomery County is proving man power along with equipment such as drones. "They are going to lead the investigation until they let us know we need to do something different," Carlisle said   Read More ...
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Two confirmed dead in Tamina shooting
Two confirmed dead in Tamina shooting The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office has identified two men found dead in a Tamina home in South Montgomery County Thursday morning. Jaquise Williams, 23, and Akeen Russell, 24, were found dead of apparent gunshot wounds. Law enforcement officials were dispatched to an address near Simmons Drive and Bimms Drive in Tamina. The report of a shooting came in around 9 a   Read More ...
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Insanity defense planned for Indiana mom in fatal stabbings
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — An insanity defense is planned for a central Indiana woman who admitted fatally stabbing her young son and daughter. Thirty-year-old Brandi Worley of Darlington has pleaded not guilty to murder charges. She was treated for self-inflicted stab wounds to the neck after the Nov. 17 attack that left 7-year-old Tyler and 3-year-old Charlee dead. Her lawyer recently made a request about the planned defense   Read More ...
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Insanity defense planned for Indiana mom in fatal stabbings
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. – An insanity defense is planned for a central Indiana woman who admitted fatally stabbing her young son and daughter. Thirty-year-old Brandi Worley of Darlington has pleaded not guilty to murder charges. She was treated for self-inflicted stab wounds to the neck after the Nov. 17 attack that left 7-year-old Tyler and 3-year-old Charlee dead. Her lawyer recently made a request about the planned defense   Read More ...
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Insanity defense planned for Indiana mom in fatal stabbings
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — An insanity defense is planned for a central Indiana woman who admitted fatally stabbing her young son and daughter. Thirty-year-old Brandi Worley of Darlington has pleaded not guilty to murder charges. She was treated for self-inflicted stab wounds to the neck after the Nov. 17 attack that left her children, 7-year-old Tyler and 3-year-old Charlee, dead. Her lawyer recently made a request about the planned defense   Read More ...
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Insanity defense planned for Indiana mom in fatal stabbings
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - An insanity defense is planned for a central Indiana woman who admitted fatally stabbing her young son and daughter. Thirty-year-old Brandi Worley of Darlington has pleaded not guilty to murder charges. She was treated for self-inflicted stab wounds to the neck after the Nov. 17 attack that left her children, 7-year-old Tyler and 3-year-old Charlee, dead. Her lawyer recently made a request about the planned defense   Read More ...
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Body found in western Indiana creek was that of missing man
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - A body found in a creek in western Indiana has been identified as that of a missing Crawfordsville man. Indiana State Police said Monday that the body found in Sugar Creek was that of 19-year-old Kaden Cravens. He had been reported missing to the Montgomery County Sheriff's Department and was the subject of a Silver Alert on Jan. 26. The body was found by kayakers Saturday   Read More ...
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Kayakers find body in Sugar Creek in western Indiana
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - An autopsy is scheduled Monday on a body found in a creek in western Indiana. Indiana State Police Sgt. Kim Riley says kayakers found the body Saturday evening in Sugar Creek just west of Crawfordsville. State police and Montgomery County sheriff's deputies recovered the body with help from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. Riley says no foul play is suspected in the death. He says   Read More ...
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Cat survives being bound, doused with gas and burned in Indiana cornfield
Cat survives being bound, doused with gas and burned in Indiana cornfield MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ind. - Authorities are looking for whoever poured gasoline on a cat and set her on fire in an Indiana field Wednesday night, according to WXIN-TV. Someone had bound the female cat with a rope and burned her in a cornfield near the Crawfordsville Municipal Airport, located about 60 miles northwest of Indianapolis. Retired firefighters Steve Wright said he was at home watching TV when he noticed a   Read More ...
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Cat survives being bound, doused with gas and burned in Indiana cornfield
Cat survives being bound, doused with gas and burned in Indiana cornfield MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ind. - Authorities are looking for whoever poured gasoline on a cat and set her on fire in an Indiana field Wednesday night, according to WXIN-TV. Someone had bound the female cat with a rope and burned her in a cornfield near the Crawfordsville Municipal Airport, located about 60 miles northwest of Indianapolis. Retired firefighter Steve Wright said he was at home watching TV when he noticed a   Read More ...
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Mother and boyfriend both charged in teen's murder
Mother and boyfriend both charged in teen's murder DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (WPVI) -- The adoptive mother of a 14-year-old Montgomery County girl whose dismembered remains were found in October has been charged with her daughter's murder, hours after prosecutors announced similar charges against the mother's boyfriend. Sara Packer was scheduled to be arraigned at noon Sunday in Bucks County. She is being charged along with her boyfriend, 44-year-old Jacob Sullivan, whose arraignment on kidnapping, rape and murder charges took   Read More ...
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DA: Suspect to be charged after missing Abington teen found dead
DA: Suspect to be charged after missing Abington teen found dead A suspect will be charged Saturday night in the murder of a 14-year-old girl from Montgomery County who was reported missing back in July, the Bucks County District Attorney's Office has confirmed.   Read More ...
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Animals rescued after early-morning fire at Montco SPCA
Animals rescued after early-morning fire at Montco SPCA A fire broke out early Saturday at the Conshohocken office of the Montgomery County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. All animals were safely evacuated and no one was injured, authorities said. Fire Chief Chris Schwartz of the Barren Hill Volunteer Fire Company said about 30 dogs and cats were safely evacuated from the building at 19 Ridge Pike and relocated by SPCA officials to their shelters in   Read More ...
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Teens used Facebook posts to lure N.J. man to his death, cops say
Teens used Facebook posts to lure N.J. man to his death, cops say Two teenagers have been charged in the gang-related murder of a 22-year-old New Jersey man found in a shallow grave in Maryland last year, authorities said. Neris Moreno, 19, of West New York, and Jackelin Leiba-Esperanza, 16, of Brentwood, Md. were arrested Monday, Montgomery County police said Wednesday. Leiba-Esperanza allegedly used Facebook to lure Jordy Mejia of Guttenberg to Maryland on Oct. 15, according to WTOP.com. The two previously had   Read More ...
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2 people, including 16-year-old girl, charged in homicide
GAITHERSBURG, Md. (AP) — Police have charged two people in the death of a New Jersey man whose body was found in a shallow grave in in a wooded area of Gaithersburg, Maryland. Montgomery County Police in Maryland say hikers found the body of 22-year-old Jordy Mejia of Guttenberg, New Jersey, on Nov. 12. Police said in a news release that 19-year-old Neris Moreno of West New York, New Jersey,   Read More ...
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Missing Pa. teacher found dead; classes cancelled
Missing Pa. teacher found dead; classes cancelled A private school in Montgomery County, Pa., is in mourning after its physical education teacher was found dead of a suspected suicide. NBC-10 in Philly reports the victim is Marah Boyesen, physical education teacher at the Academy of the New Church Secondary Schools in Bryn Athyn, Pa., a private girls' school that dates to 1884. Boyesen's body was found Monday morning by Bryn Athyn Police, which had been searching since   Read More ...
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Woman, 74, dies 11 days after Arkansas crash
An Arkansas woman died more than a week after she was injured in a three-vehicle traffic crash in Montgomery County, authorities said. Arkansas State Police said in a report Friday that Alice Carr, 74, of Mount Ida died Dec. 23 after being involved in the wreck Dec. 12. According to the report, Carr was driving east in a 2009 Ford Fusion on U.S. 270 east of Mount Ida when she   Read More ...
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Which Alabama counties have the most private schools?
Which Alabama counties have the most private schools? populated counties have a greater number of private schools: Jefferson County - 119 schools serving 17,799 students Mobile County - 60 schools serving 15,227 students Madison County - 54 schools serving 9,619 students Montgomery County - 40 schools serving 9,162 students Shelby County - 12 schools serving 2,849 students Some less-populated counties have higher concentrations of public schools than others. The top 10 in terms of numbers of schools   Read More ...
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County that lost all trucks in fire getting help with plows
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - A county commissioner says Montgomery County is getting help with snow plowing after a fire has destroyed most of the trucks used by the Highway Department. Commissioner Terry Hockersmith tells WISH-TV ( ) that Tippecanoe, Fountain and Boone counties and the cities of Carmel and Fishers have loaned snow plows to Montgomery County. Also, some surrounding counties have agreed to plow beyond their boundaries. Hockersmith said   Read More ...
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911 call from mom who killed 2 kids released
911 call from mom who killed 2 kids released MONTGOMERY COUNTY, IN (WLFI/CNN) - On newly released 911 tapes, you can hear an Indiana mother tell police she had just stabbed and killed her 3-year-old daughter and 7-year-old son. On the morning of Nov. 17, Brandi Worley told a 911 operator what happened, showing no emotion and sounding matter-of-fact. “I stabbed myself and killed my two children,” Worley says in the call. The operator repeats her words and asks   Read More ...
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911 call from mom who killed 2 kids released
911 call from mom who killed 2 kids released MONTGOMERY COUNTY, IN (WLFI/CNN) - On newly released 911 tapes, you can hear an Indiana mother tell police she had just stabbed and killed her 3-year-old daughter and 7-year-old son. On the morning of Nov. 17, Brandi Worley told a 911 operator what happened, showing no emotion and sounding matter-of-fact. “I stabbed myself and killed my two children,” Worley says in the call. The operator repeats her words and asks   Read More ...
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Indiana mother pleads not guilty in kids' fatal stabbing
Indiana mother pleads not guilty in kids' fatal stabbing CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana woman who admitted fatally stabbing her young son and daughter has pleaded not guilty to murder charges. Thirty-year-old Brandi Worley of Darlington entered the plea Tuesday via video from Montgomery County Jail, where she was transferred to Monday after being released from a hospital. Worley was hospitalized and treated for self-inflicted stab wounds to the neck after the Nov. 17 attack that left   Read More ...
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Indiana Mother Pleads Not Guilty in Kids' Fatal Stabbing
A central woman who admitted fatally stabbing her young son and daughter has pleaded not guilty to murder charges. Thirty-year-old Brandi Worley of Darlington entered the plea Tuesday via video from Montgomery County Jail, where she was transferred to Monday after being released from a hospital. Worley was hospitalized and treated for self-inflicted stab wounds to the neck after the Nov. 17 attack that left her children, 7-year-old Tyler and   Read More ...
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Mom accused of slaying kids is jailed after hospital release
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - A central Indiana woman who confessed to fatally stabbing her young son and daughter has been released from a hospital and booked into jail. Thirty-year-old Brandi Worley of Darlington was booked into the Montgomery County Jail Monday and is being held without bond. She had been hospitalized and treated for self-inflicted stab wounds to the neck after the Nov. 17 attack that left her children dead.   Read More ...
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Rehab residents seek healing in faith
Rehab residents seek healing in faith Buy Photo. CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. — Across the road from the Montgomery County Jail sits a spacious country home. A broad, green lawn extends behind it, stretching to Sugar Creek in the back of the property. The treeline separates the creek from the bottom of the hill, where stands a cross. This is the home of Trinity Life Ministry's Life Recovery Program for Men. It is a Christian addiction rehab group   Read More ...
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Autopsies done on 2 central IN boys allegedly killed by mom
DARLINGTON, Ind. (AP) - A coroner is not yet releasing the causes of death of two young central Indiana brothers whose mother confessed to killing them. Montgomery County Coroner David Hunt told the (Lafayette) Journal & Courier ( ) the autopsies on 7-year-old Tyler Worley and 3-year-old Charlie Worley of Darlington were completed Friday but details were not being released pending an interview with their mother. A hospital is treating   Read More ...
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Sheriff: Indiana woman confesses to killing her 2 children
Sheriff: Indiana woman confesses to killing her 2 children A central Indiana woman killed her two young children and then stabbed herself in the neck a day after her husband filed for divorce, a sheriff said Thursday. Brandi Worley, 30, of Darlington, confessed in a "matter-of-fact" demeanor to the killings in a 911 call about 4:30 a.m., Montgomery County Sheriff Mark Casteel said. A deputy found 7-year-old Tyler Worley and 3-year-old Charlie Worley dead in a bedroom, Casteel said.   Read More ...
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Sheriff: Indiana woman confesses to killing her 2 children
Sheriff: Indiana woman confesses to killing her 2 children A central Indiana woman killed her two young children and then stabbed herself in the neck a day after her husband filed for divorce, a sheriff said Thursday. Brandi Worley, 30, of Darlington, confessed in a "matter-of-fact" demeanor to the killings in a 911 call about 4:30 a.m., Montgomery County Sheriff Mark Casteel said. A deputy found 7-year-old Tyler Worley and 3-year-old Charlie Worley dead in a bedroom, Casteel said.   Read More ...
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Sheriff: Indiana woman confesses to killing her 2 children
Sheriff: Indiana woman confesses to killing her 2 children DARLINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana woman killed her two young children and then stabbed herself in the neck a day after her husband filed for divorce, a sheriff said Thursday. Brandi Worley, 30, of Darlington, confessed in a "matter-of-fact" demeanor to the killings in a 911 call about 4:30 a.m., Montgomery County Sheriff Mark Casteel said. A deputy found 7-year-old Tyler Worley and 3-year-old Charlie Worley dead in   Read More ...
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Suspect arrested in Montgomery Co. double homicide
Suspect arrested in Montgomery Co. double homicide DARLINGTON, Ind. — The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is investigating a double homicide in the 200 block of South Madison Street in Darlington, the agency said Thursday morning. As of 7 a.m., a suspect was in custody and there was "no additional threat to public safety," according to a Nixle alert from the sheriff's office. Names of the victims and suspect are not being released at this time. Additional information   Read More ...
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