Local Woman Faces Charges After Admitting Interest in Child Porn

first_imgA local woman told deputies that she was interested in child porn and searched for it on her phone, after they arrested her at her Lake Worth home.The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office arrested 20-year-old Micaela Garcia on Wednesday on 10 counts of possession of obscene material showing child sexual conduct.Authorities say that Google filed a report last December regarding potential child pornography uploads to Google Photos from a user name and email that investigators ended up tracing to a home where Garcia lived. In all, 28 of the 53 files showed such content.Courtesy: Palm Beach Sheriff’s OfficeAccording to the sheriff’s office report, the woman said she knew what she was doing was wrong when deputies questioned her after serving a search warrant.Investigators explain that some of the images show sexual conduct and abuse of prepubescent children as young as infants.Garcia made her first court appearance Thursday morning. The judge ordered her to stay off the internet, to avoid electronic devices, and to have no contact with minors.last_img read more

Leafs ride out regular season with weekend series against Rebels

first_imgSince the happy man in the nice red suit paid a visit to the NDCC Arena, the Leafs have been a dismal 8-8-1 and 0-5 since the final week of January.The Castlegar series is crucial to the Leafs playoff hopes as the Green and White enjoy a slim two-point advantage over the surging Beaver Valley Nitehawks.The Hawks, fresh from being swept by the Rebels last weekend, meet Spokane in a season-ending home-and-home series.The first game of the series goes at 7:30 p.m. in the Castlegar Arena Complex.The return contest is Saturday at 7 p.m. at the NDCC Arena.GAME NOTES: The Rebels success has been sparked by the one-two goaltending punch of Connor Beauchamp and Jordan Gluck. The latter leads the entire KIJHL with a 2.14 goals against average. And Beauchamp is not your regular backup, sitting third with a 2.32 average. . . .In contrast, Leafs Brett Soles is fifth in league goaltending but is 4-4 in his last eight games after starting the season with a 12-0 mark. Soles teammate Marcus Beesley, brought in to be the Nelson stopper, sits 21st in league netminding with a 3.29 goals against average. . . . Offensively Castlegar is led by veteran Stuart Walton with 73 points. Leafs top point man is Colton Schell with 66. . .The Rebels post an amazing 90-goal difference between offence and defence. . . . Only two Leaf players have scored more than 20 goals this season. So will the real Nelson Leafs please stand up.Ya the Leafs that reeled off a 10-1 November and not the squad that’s winless in February.The Nelson Leafs conclude the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League regular season this weekend with a home-and-home series against the Murdoch Division Champion Castlegar Rebels beginning Friday in the Sunflower City.The Rebels clinched the Murdoch title with a three-game win streak last weekend and are out to claim the KIJHL title with at least one victory against Nelson.The Leafs have been a shadow of the team that was tearing up the league in prior to the Christmas break.last_img read more


first_imgNEWLY INSTALLED SINGLE TICKET PICK SIX JACKPOT CARRYOVER IS $24,656 PICK SIX CARRYOVER OF $115,062 INTO THURSDAY AT SANTA ANITA; WITH TWO ‘DARK DAYS,’ THE TOTAL PICK SIX POOL ON THURSDAY IS EXPECTED  TO APPROACH $750,000 ARCADIA, Calif. (Dec. 26, 2016)–No one tabbed six winners in Santa Anita’s opening day Pick Six on Monday, creating a carryover into Thursday at The Great Race Place of $115,062.  With two dark days serving as a pari-mutuel stimulant, Thursday’s total Pick Six pool is expected to approach $750,000.First post time for an eight-race card on Thursday is scheduled for 12:30 p.m. PST.  The Thursday Pick Six, which has attracted a total of 68 entries, with five horses listed as also eligibles, will be comprised of races three through eight.Third race post time is at approximately 1:30 p.m.Additionally, there is a Single Ticket Pick Six Jackpot carryover of $24,656 into Thursday.For entries, late changes and complete morning line information, please visit santaanita.com.last_img read more