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Eric Woods Charged In Shooting At Storm Car Wash In East Brainerd That Left 2 Men With Gunshot Wounds

Chattanooga Police have charged Eric Lebron Woods in connection with a Wednesday afternoon shooting in East Brainerd that left two men with bullet wounds.

Woods, 23, was charged with two counts of attempted criminal homicide, reckless endangerment and aggravated assault.

Police said several customers were at the Storm Car Wash on Mackey Avenue cleaning their vehicles when shots rang out. The customers began diving for cover and hid behind their vehicles.

At least two windows of the business and several customer cars were struck by bullets.

Lawarren Smith Jr. was shot in the chest and was taken into surgery. Ira Thomas was shot in the leg in the incident just before 5 p.m.

Police found numerous spent shell casings from four different type ammunition in groupings on the ground. Those included 9 mm, 5.728,, .300 Blackout and .40 caliber. 

Witnesses said there were two SUVs and a Ford Explorer with

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Travis County judge prohibits car washes until Thursday after residents question use during water crisis

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Travis County Judge Andy Brown issued an order Saturday evening, prohibiting car washing services until Feb. 25 due to the water shortage.

This was after KXAN checked in with leaders after receiving reports from several residents noting local car washes operating, while thousands of Texans in the Austin area continue to wait for enough clean water to drink or bathe.

In addition to being open, residents reported seeing long lines on Saturday afternoon at more than one business, including Barton Springs Car Wash located on 500 S. Lamar Boulevard.

Austin social media users didn’t miss it either.

Resident Mary Heather Dunn tweeted a photo of the Barton Springs business, saying, “How is this car wash allowed to wash cars when my 75 year-old mom hasn’t had water for four days?!”

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Yet another gas station/car wash planned for Manteca

What could be Manteca’s 23rd gas station and 14th car wash is being proposed for the southwest corner of the South Union Road at Atherton Drive intersection.

It is part of the overall Bianchi Ranch Partners endeavor working to bring additional retail to Atherton Drive. They have already secured Living Spaces furniture that is currently building a 116,661-square-foot showroom.

The project includes 12 fuel dispensers with a canopy, car wash, and a 4,000-square-foot convenience store. It will be the second gas station and second convenience store south ofthe 120 Bypass as well as the first car wash.

A public hearing for the project is set for Thursday, March 4, at 7 p.m. during a Manteca Planning Commission meeting.

The proposed station would be a Chevron. If built, it will be the sixth Chevron station in Manteca. Should both the South Union Road Chevron station and the Rotten Robbie’s proposed for

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Busy day at the car wash and ski hills with winter temps in the double digits

If you’re not from the Midwest, it’s hard to understand how someone could see a 20 degree day as a good thing, but after the week we’ve had, we’ll take it.

BURNSVILLE, Minn. — If you’re not from the Midwest, it’s hard to understand, how someone could see a 20 degree day as a good thing, but after the week we’ve had, 20 degrees? We’ll take it.

At Buck Hill in Burnsville, it was a busy day on the slopes Friday.

Several skiers and snowboarders were out on the hill for the first time in more than a week.

Workers are expecting to see even more people at the hill this weekend.

They say all the available lesson times for Saturday and Sunday have already sold out.

Just a few miles down the road, it was also busy at the Bubble Barn in Burnsville.

Workers say they cleaned more than

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Lincoln car wash cleans thousands, busiest day in weeks

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) – One area business is having its busiest day in weeks as temperature in Lincoln reached the 20s on Thursday. With the pandemic, cleaning your car might be the last item on your to do list, but experts tell 10/11 NOW, it’s important to remember.

On days like Thursday, employees at JetSplash Car Wash can be spotted wearing light jackets and cleaning nearly 100 cars an hour.

“After all the cold weather we’re really busy today,” said Connor Eckhout, a team leader at JetSpalsh. “Everyone wants to get the salt off their car. We’ve been non-stop busy since we opened this morning and it’s definitely going to be like that through the weekend.”

The JetSplash crew said they can wash and towel dry more than 1,000 cars a day.

“We’re non-stop busy doing 120 cars an hour,” Eckhout said.

Those at JetSplash recommend getting your car cleaned

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