Grosse Pointe Farms-- Saga Communications announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Evening TelegramCompany d/b/a Morgan Murphy Media to sell the Company’s television stations in the Joplin, MO – Pittsburg, KS and the Victoria, TX television markets for approximately $66.6 million.
AEP says there was a major outage at one of their sub-stations. An animal got into the breaker system at the sub-station near Depot in downtown Victoria. A breaker tripped then another breaker and that caused a toppling effect on the electric grid. Power has since been restored. Here's a statement from the Victoria Police Department: There is currently a power outage on the southside of the City including portions of Victoria County.
Spokesman: Don Rickles dead at 90
Thursday, April 6, 2017 2:30 PM EDT
Thursday, April 6, 2017 2:32 PM EDT
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Comedian Don Rickles has died at age 90, spokesman says. Donald Jay "Don" Rickles was a stand-up comedian and actor. Best known as an insult comic, he was also an actor, playing both comedic and dramatic roles on film. Rickles was the voice of Mr. Potato Head in the “Toy Story” films.