William “Bill” Paxton, May 17, 1955 – February 25, 2017

William “Bill” Paxton, May 17, 1955 – February 25, 2017

Los Angeles, CA…William “Bill” Paxton (May 17, 1955 – February 25, 2017) was an American actor and director. The films in which he appeared include The Terminator, Weird Science, Aliens, Predator 2, True Lies, Apollo 13, Twister, and Titanic. Paxton also starred in the HBO series Big Love (2006–2011) and was nominated for an Emmy […]

Gold Run CHP Officer Nathan Daniel Taylor Passes Away From Saturday’s Injuries

Gold Run CHP Officer Nathan Daniel Taylor Passes Away From Saturday’s Injuries

Gold Run, CA…On Saturday, March 12th at approximately 2:25 p.m., Officer Nathan Daniel Taylor, of the California Highway Patrol’s Gold Run Area, was investigating a traffic collision in the area of westbound Interstate 80 at Castle Peak Road, when he was struck by a vehicle. Officer Taylor suffered major injuries and was transported to Renown […]

Carter, Top Leaders Honor Victims of Chattanooga Attack ~ Terri Moon Cronk DoD News

Carter, Top Leaders Honor Victims of Chattanooga Attack  ~ Terri Moon Cronk DoD News

Washington, DC…The lives of the five “fallen patriots” who were killed as a result of the July 16 attacks in Chattanooga, Tennessee, were “truly exemplary,” Defense Secretary Ash Carter said today during a memorial service in that city. Carter joined Vice President Joe Biden, Navy Secretary Ray Mabus, Navy Adm. Jonathan Greenert, the chief of […]

Dr. Maya Angelou – 1928 – 2014

Dr. Maya Angelou – 1928 – 2014

Winston-Salem, NC…According to a statement released by Wake Forest University, North Carolina, a woman who helped inspire millions with her work as a poet, author, actress, civil rights activist and professor, Dr. Maya Angelou has passed away at the age of 86. In a statement released by her son, Guy B. Johnson, “Dr. Maya Angelou […]

Fatality on I-80 This Afternoon

Fatality on I-80 This Afternoon

Gold Run, CA….At 4:44pm this afternoon a Volkswagen Jetta and a van were involved in an accident on West Bound I-80 near the Gold Run Exit. The van ended upside down and on fire. A small vegetation fire around the van was ignited as well. Four people were injured and one party unfortunately passed away […]