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Northern Rail: Guards row sparks fresh strikes
Passengers on Northern Rail services are facing further disruption with a fresh strike in a long-running dispute over guards on trains.
yesterday 01:08
Former CHS coach and Raider Academy teacher’s trial delayed for the fourth time

By Casey Watts, Editor

Brad Weir sits with his attorney Bryan Hoss during Weir’s bond hearing on Friday, May 11. His bond was revoked and he will be custody of the Coffee County Jail until his trial in November for sex-related charges. -Staff photo by Josh Peterson

A pool of 60

2018-06-18 23:05
GTR and Northern rail bosses 'were aware' of likely chaos
Rail bosses were aware of the scale of chaos a new timetable would have on the network, two days before it was officially implemented.
2018-06-18 22:56
Arrest after 'brutal' murder in Manchester
A 37-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a "brutal attack" left another man dead, police said.
2018-06-18 20:50
Hillsboro man charged for reckless endangerment, assault

PRESS RELEASE

Kale Wayne Campbell. -Photo provided

Last Monday, June 11, 2018, Kale Wayne Campbell, 32, of Hillsboro was accused of being involved in an altercation involving his ex-girlfriend and her children Hillsboro. Campbell allegedly went into the residence while two of the

2018-06-18 16:47
Police condemn "appalling" violence at cycle festival
Police have condemned the "appalling" violence at a cycling festival in Greater Manchester that saw nine people hurt and eight men arrested.
2018-06-17 14:23
Ashton-under-Lyne shooting: Dad's praise for shooting victim helpers
The father of a man shot dead in a street in Greater Manchester has praised people who "risked their own safety" trying to save his son.
2018-06-16 12:08
Major Shelton retires as Koss Center principal, replaced by Jeff Johnson

By Casey Watts, News Editor

After 11 years as principal of the Coffee County Koss Center, Major Shelton is retiring. The torch will be passed to Jeff Johnson, who will officially begin his duties as principal on July 20.

Johnson previously worked as an eighth grade science teacher at

2018-06-15 22:38
Lynn Bristol convicted for sexual-related charges

By Casey Watts, News Editor

Lynn Frank Bristol, 61, of Manchester, was indicted June 2015 for aggravated sexual battery and the rape of a child. He was found guilty and convicted of aggravated sexual battery as charged in count one of the indictment and aggravated sexual battery as a

2018-06-15 22:38
Sheriff seeks $267K more for jail annex

By Elena Cawley, Staff Writer

The requested funding for county law enforcement for the upcoming fiscal year tops $9 million, up $1.3 million from FY2018. Under the proposed spending plan, the costs of operating the jail annex, al-so known as the workhouse, is set at $561,471, nearly double

2018-06-15 02:42
Bonnaroo shakes the foundation of homes and nonprofits alike

By Casey Watts and Josh Peterson, News Editor and Publisher

Whether you’re at home and hearing the bass thumping through your windows or on the farm dancing, there is no question that Manchester feels the impact of Bonnaroo. Residents know how Bonnaroo Works Fund grants can assist

2018-06-14 22:29
Taser death probe is a whitewash, mother says
The mother of a man who died after being Tasered by police says she is "so angry" no officers are facing charges.
2018-06-14 22:20
Historic Zoning Commission threatens to remove members, begins mural guidelines instead

By Casey Watts, News Editor

This mural, completed late May by artist Tarabell Aversa, is the centerpiece of controversy in Manchester. The problem isn’t the painting, but that is was put up without approval of the historic zoning commission. -Staff photo by Casey Watts

The mural

2018-06-14 15:08
Time with dad: quality time is the best gift

John Coffelt, Staff Writer

Spending time with those you love is one of the best gifts around, so when looking for that perfect gift for dad, think of things to do together.

For those who are stuck for ideas of where to go, here is a few local options for time well spent with

2018-06-14 01:29
Youth football games moving to Carden-Jarrell Field this fall; last day for sign-ups at June 16

Saturday (June 16) is the final day for those interested to sign-up and participate in the Manchester Youth Football League.

According to league officials, this year will feature a revamped league – including new board members, new cheer coordinators and new uniforms for football

2018-06-13 22:20
Man critically injured in Ashton-under-Lyne shooting
A man has been critically injured in a shooting in Greater Manchester.
2018-06-13 21:08
Daily News
Wythenshawe one punch street row killer jailed
A man who admitted killing a father with one punch during a row in the street has been jailed.
today 14:56
Northern rail: 'Ministers warned of timetable chaos'
The government knew Northern rail passengers would face major disruption two years ago, an MP has claimed.
today 14:56
Manchester United expected to confirm Fred deal this week

Brazil midfielder Fred is expected to be confirmed as a Manchester United player later this week, Sky Sports News understands.

The club have been waiting on a work permit for the Shakhtar Donetsk star but that is expected to go through imminently.

Earlier this month United announced

today 14:02
Super League: Castleford Tigers v Wigan Warriors (Fri)

Castleford make seven changes for the visit of Wigan, with James Clare, Jamie Ellis and Paul McShane all fit again.

Will Maher, Tuoyo Egodo, James Green and Gadwin Springer are recalled, while Jesse Sene-Lefao, Adam Milner and Greg Minikin are among those to miss out.

Wigan beat Hull

today 13:53
No rail network stability 'for four months' in North
There will not be a "stable network" for trains in the north of England until November, a Network Rail boss has said.
yesterday 21:05
Murder charge after Manchester assault
A 37-year-old man has been charged with murder after a suspected assault in Manchester.
yesterday 18:59
Transfer Talk: Will Liverpool revive their bid for Nabil Fekir?

The seventh episode from the second series of our Transfer Talk podcast is here!

Host Pete Graves was joined in the studio by Sky Sports News reporters Dharmesh Sheth and Michael Bridge to chat about the latest moves in the transfer market.

Could Liverpool be about to revive their

yesterday 15:59
Mark Yates: Macclesfield appoint Solihull boss as manager

Macclesfield Town have appointed Solihull Moors boss Mark Yates as their new manager on a three-year deal.

Yates, 48, takes over the National League champions after former boss John Askey was appointed as Shrewsbury manager in June.

Yates had been in charge of National League

yesterday 12:41
Latest news from Manchester
today 14:56 Wythenshawe one punch street row killer jailed
today 14:56 Northern rail: 'Ministers warned of timetable chaos'
today 14:02 Manchester United expected to confirm Fred deal this week
today 13:53 Super League: Castleford Tigers v Wigan Warriors (Fri)
yesterday 21:05 No rail network stability 'for four months' in North
yesterday 18:59 Murder charge after Manchester assault
yesterday 15:59 Transfer Talk: Will Liverpool revive their bid for Nabil Fekir?
yesterday 12:41 Mark Yates: Macclesfield appoint Solihull boss as manager
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yesterday 10:35 Craig Morgan: Fleetwood sign Wigan central defender
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yesterday 10:35 Prison worker arrested over rape at Forest Bank jail
yesterday 01:08 Northern Rail: Guards row sparks fresh strikes
yesterday 23:02 England v New Zealand: Wigan's George Williams ruled out with injury
2018-06-18 23:05 Former CHS coach and Raider Academy teacher’s trial delayed for the fourth time
2018-06-18 22:56 GTR and Northern rail bosses 'were aware' of likely chaos
2018-06-18 20:50 Arrest after 'brutal' murder in Manchester
2018-06-18 19:47 Dean Henderson: Manchester United keeper joins Sheffield United on loan
2018-06-18 18:53 Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson makes Sheffield United loan
2018-06-18 18:44 Nathan Blissett: Macclesfield Town sign Plymouth Argyle striker on two-year deal
2018-06-18 17:41 Urmston Jewish cemetery headstones smashed in 'hate' attack
2018-06-18 16:47 Hillsboro man charged for reckless endangerment, assault
2018-06-18 15:35 Boy hit by bus in Tyldesley 'seriously injured'
2018-06-18 14:32 Man in 'serious condition' after shooting in Bury
2018-06-18 12:26 Tyrone Roberts: Warrington Wolves half-back to return to Australia for 'compassionate reasons'
2018-06-18 11:23 Manchester murder probe after Withington man killed
2018-06-18 11:23 North West Ambulance Service paramedics strike in pay row
2018-06-17 23:59 Criticism of Paul Pogba for France is unfair, says Mino Raiola
2018-06-17 23:59 Paul Pogba claims he is the ‘most criticised player in the world’
2018-06-17 20:41 Fans' anger at Billy Joel concert views Old Trafford
2018-06-17 14:23 Police condemn "appalling" violence at cycle festival
2018-06-17 13:29 European Paper Talk: Manchester United's Milan Skriniar bid rejected
2018-06-17 11:23 Sunday's Manchester United transfer rumours: Lazio's Sergej Milinkovic-Savic linked with move
2018-06-16 19:38 Jose Mourinho says Paul Pogba should not be given France's winner against Australia
2018-06-16 16:20 Super League: Hull FC v Wigan Warriors
2018-06-16 12:08 Ashton-under-Lyne shooting: Dad's praise for shooting victim helpers
2018-06-16 10:11 Fernando Hierro defends David de Gea after error in Spain's draw with Portugal
2018-06-15 22:38 Major Shelton retires as Koss Center principal, replaced by Jeff Johnson
2018-06-15 22:38 Lynn Bristol convicted for sexual-related charges
2018-06-15 20:23 Gemma Bonner: Manchester City Women sign Liverpool Ladies captain
2018-06-15 19:29 Transfer Talk: Why is Manchester United forward Anthony Martial unsettled?
2018-06-15 19:20 Halloween pumpkin started fire that killed Lucas Carter
2018-06-15 19:20 Manchester Arena attack families distressed at inquests delay
2018-06-15 12:08 Manchester United transfer rumours: Jerome Boateng linked
2018-06-15 02:42 Sheriff seeks $267K more for jail annex
2018-06-15 01:38 Jesse Lingard says England will be fearless at the World Cup
2018-06-15 00:26 Super League: Salford Red Devils 26-12 Widnes Vikings
2018-06-14 22:29 Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson signs new two-year deal
2018-06-14 22:29 Bonnaroo shakes the foundation of homes and nonprofits alike
2018-06-14 22:20 Taser death probe is a whitewash, mother says
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