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Two-vehicle wreck on Green Street Oct. 18
One person was transported to the hosptial after a two-vehicle wreck at the intersection of Green Street and Ingleside Avenue Thursday afternoon. Athens Police Department officials reported that, at around 3 p.m., a van collided with a tractor-trailer truck, causing damage to the van and injuring on
Cleveland family finds their stolen dog in Athens
"Jeff young says over the last three weeks, he poured through security footage from Bridgette's neighborhood, making lists of the tag numbers, and running a search on every one." says Young.
Woman says man broke into her Alabama home, made eggs, bathed
31-year-old Tyler Love is now back at the Limestone County jail on a charge of burglary. He had been released just last week after serving time for another burglary. (Images: Limestone Co. Sheriff's Office, R. Nial Bradshaw / CC BY 2.0) An Alabama woman says a man broke into her house and made himse
Kingston coal ash spill worker: 'They told us we would be fired if we wore a mask' - and he was
Kingston coal ash spill worker: 'They told us we would be fired if we wore a mask' - and he was When Kevin Thompson showed up for work cleaning up the nation's largest coal ash spill, he underwent a drug test but no training, he told jurors Thursday. "We did a drug test, filled out (paperwork) and
TBI investigating Vonore officer-involved shooting that injured suspect in scuffle
MONROE COUNTY — - A man was injured in an officer-involved shooting in Vonore, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.According to the TBI, Vonore Police officers responded to a suspected DUI on Highway 72 around 12:30 p.m. They said the driver, identified as 35-year-old Stephen Richard
Can you identify Cleveland Hemp shop thief from video?
They are looking for a suspect caught on surveillance video stealing products at the Vapenotiq Hemp & CBD Dispensary in Cleveland. He took thousands of dollars worth of product and $400 from the cash drawer. It happened Thursday morning at 2:45 AM. If you can identify the suspect, please contact Det
Cleveland police searching for man who burglarized hemp dispensary
The Cleveland Police Department is working to identify a man who burglarized a hemp dispensary. The burglary happened around 2:45 am Thursday morning at Vapenotiq Hemp & CBD Dispensary. Police say the man took thousands of dollars worth of product from the dispensary. He also stole $400 cash. If you
Battle of Athens exhibit opens
“To see some of these folks that were part of the Battle of Athens and to hear them being interviewed and talking about the things they remembered or experiences in things they were involved in, that was very interesting to hear,” Davis said.
TBI: Missing siblings from Overton County found safe
OVERTON COUNTY, TN (WSMV) - The two brothers who were reported missing in Overton County have been found safe, according to authorities.The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation issued an Endangered Child Alert for 4-year-old Jayce Evans and 3-year-old Jordan Evans on Wednesday night.The boys, who were
TBI: Two boys found in McMinn County
The TBI has canceled an endangered child alert after Jayce and Jordan Evans were found safe earlier this morning. Four-year-old Jayce and three-year-old Jordan Evans were found in McMinn County.
Haslam: Tennessee ready to use electric chair for execution
Early voting stats break records in Knox CountyInvestigation into officer-involved shooting in VonoreMaryville family back home, year after daughter undergoes double lung, liver transplant
Earthquake rattles Northeast Polk County
A magnitude 2.0 earthquake struck Northeast Polk County at 2:20 a.m. Thursday near the Bradley-McMinn county lines, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake was about 15 miles below the earth's surface, centered a little north of the Hiwassee River near Dentville Road about 13 miles northe
Teen girl found dead of apparent suicide outside Gibbs High School, sheriff's office says
A teenage girl was found dead of an apparent suicide outside Gibbs High School in Corryton on Thursday afternoon, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office. A group of students reported finding the 17-year-old victim at a shed behind the baseball field, according to KCSO spokeswoman Kimberly Gle
34 arrested on drug offenses in Rockwood round-up
Rockwood Police and several other agencies conducted a round-up Thursday to arrest 34 people on drug offenses involving opioids and other pills, methamphetamine and heroin, and some heroin laced with fentanyl. Officers, agents, deputies and prosecutors with the Rockwood Police Department, the 9th D
Sheriff's department to conduct sobriety checkpoints
Buy NowThe Rhea County Sheriff’s Department will be conducting sobriety checkpoints and highly visible saturation patrols beginning Friday, Oct. 12, and continuing through Oct. 31st at various locations throughout the cities and county on state and secondary roadways.
Monroe County deputy demoted after woman reports being raped during party at his house
After the party, the 10th Judicial District Attorney General's Office and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation launched two investigations — one into the rape accusation, another into Kilby's actions. The probe into the rape accusation is ongoing, while Tayloe said there is "insufficient proof" to
Dirty equipment and improper handwashing by restaurant employees noted during inspection
The following restaurants were recently evaluated by the Knox County Health Department. Restaurant scores may change with follow-up visits. For more information on health scores visit http://apps.health.tn.gov/EHInspections. Tony's Grill LLC, 3920 Monroe Drive: 100 Village Bakery, 6202 Chapman Highw
Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Oct. 22-26
Oct. 23, Creating a Business Plan: Your Map to Success9 to 11 a.m.INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in the Republic lot)Whether you just tried applying the Pitch Page worksheets after attending Small Business Orientation, or you're a mature business looking for a refocus or in gr
Jury convicts woman and boyfriend in death of toddler, Cleveland father satisfied
A Loudon County jury convicted Baby Levi's mother, Amanda Beaty, and her boyfriend, Rodger Prince, on first-degree murder charges Tuesday.
TSU's president says injured football player is ‘gradually improving'
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - The Tennessee State University football player who was injured in a game last month is gradually improving, according to the school’s president.