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Archive for April, 2010
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CAUGHT! – Mr. Beard was arrested on July 13, 2011 near Hancock and Union Streets by Springfield Police Name: Sharrieff Ali Beard II Age: 27 Height: 6′ 2″ Weight: 220 Last known address: 105 Methuen St., Springfield Wanted… Read more

By Shannon Hegy SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (WGGB) — A South Hadley School Committee meeting erupted in debate Wednesday night. It was the first school committee meeting since the indictment of six teens in the Phoebe Prince case, and the charges started… Read more

BOSTON – The Boston Celtics announced today that the club has signed free agent forward Tony Gaffney and free agent guard Oliver Lafayette to contracts. Per team policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed. “We believe that both of these… Read more

By WGGB Staff REGION (WGGB) — Thinking about pitching in and helping stock area waterways with fish for the coming angling season? If you are, please know that you will get wet. Organizers advise you to bring boots, waders and a lunch. A change of… Read more

BOSTON, Mass (abc40) – Former UMass forward Tony Gaffney has signed with the Boston Celtics.  The team will make the announcement official Tuesday at noon.  Gaffney confirmed the details to abc40 via text message early Tuesday morning. The… Read more

By Shannon Hegy SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (WGGB) — Darby O’Brien may have gained media attention because of his affiliation with the Prince family, and said he spoke out first as a father, but a town school official is challenging the role he has since… Read more

By     There are many ways to make employees happy: a congenial work environment, opportunities to learn on the job, flexible schedules, and the list goes on. But at the end of the day — or more precisely, the end of the week — employees’… Read more

By Kathy Reynolds SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – A mom whose teenaged daughter was murdered made a stop in Springfield to try to find her killer. Maggie Zingman is hoping someone will know something about her daughter’s killer and offer up a clue…. Read more

Box Score AMHERST, Mass. – Sara Plourde continued to dominate in the circle for the No. 22 UMass softball team (24-7), no-hitting Charlotte (25-9) in a 3-0 Minutewomen victory at the UMass Softball Complex on Friday afternoon. The sophomore… Read more

By Ray Hershel CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) — The Phoebe Prince tragedy has brought the school bullying issue front and center. At Chicopee High School they’re taking a pro-active approach according to Principal Roland Joyal. “We try and let everyone… Read more

By Lisa Spodak ResultsNotTypical@worldnow.comProvided by WorldNow Starting weight (Phase 2):  209 Last week:  212 Week 17 weigh in: 213.5 Weekly change:  +1.5Overall change:  +4.5 I’m a little frustrated with my weight gain this week, but I… Read more

By Shannon Hegy GRANBY, Mass. (WGGB) — Three short months ago, school administrators in the town of Granby watched as tragedy unfolded just miles away, and they’re now working to prevent it in their community.  In January, 15-year-old Phoebe… Read more

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CAUGHT! Fugitive had turned himself in and has since been incarcerated. Name: Johnny Moctezuma Age: 31 Height: 5′ 1″ Weight: 180 Last known address: 38 Pine St., Springfield Wanted for: Straight warrant out of… Read more

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CAUGHT! Springfield police detectives Robert Bohl and John Leonard arrested fugitive April 22 after receiving an anonymous tip because of fugitive’s appearance on Crime Files with Kathy Reynolds. Fugitive was found hiding in a closet inside… Read more

By     The cost of workers’ compensation insurance is within your control. If you take some time to understand how the system works, how your premiums are calculated, and what options are available, you will be able to keep your payments… Read more