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Roane Co. man arrested for sexual exploitation of a minor
ROANE COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) --On Friday, a Roane County man was arrested and taken into custody.
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
Crossville Oktoberfest returns Oct. 19-20
Hosted by Knights of Columbus Council 8152, the 28th annual event takes place that Friday and Saturday at the K of C grounds, 2892 Highway 70 East, three miles from downtown Crossville.
People have a right to know
Tuesday night, the school board convened a special-called meeting to discuss the allegations. However, after a lengthy closed session with the board’s attorney, the board voted 7-2 not to identify the individuals by name nor divulge the specifics of the charges lodged against them.
Roane County drug bust results in 34 arrests
All were indicted Monday by the Roane County Grand Jury on drug offenses involving opioids and other pills, methamphetamine and heroin, including some heroin laced with fentanyl.
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
Second developer seeks Crossville project
Attorney Douglas Fields told the Crossville City Council Tuesday his client, Hand Properties Inc., wants to meet with the council to discuss a project they’ve been working on since 2015.
City man faces new forgery charges
Joseph Earl Ellenburg, 38, 23 Baker Lane, was arrested following an investigation by Sheriff’s Investigator Robert “Bo” Kollros on complaints of checks being stolen during a six-day period in August.
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
Rockwood police round up over 30 people on drug charges
The cases involved opioids and other pills, methamphetamine, and heroin, including some heroin laced with fentanyl.
Escaped Inmate Reported In Cookeville
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Authorities in Putnam County reported an inmate escaped from the jail early Wednesday morning.Officers said George Elmore escaped from a work crew in Cookeville. The crew was working in the area of Jackson Street and Willow Avenue.Elmore was wearing regular street clothes at the t
Missing Overton County boys found safe; Endangered Child Alert canceled
Flood Warning issued October 17 at 11:23AM CDT expiring October 18 at 9:00PM CDT in effect for: Crockett, Dyer, Lauderdale Exclusive: Letter claims Joe Clyde is alive An Endangered Child Alert was issued late Wednesday night for two boys missing from Overton County. Show CaptionHide Caption NASHVI
King of the Mountain: Round 12
Week nine of the high school football schedule brings Crossville’s cross-town rivalry game as the No. 10 Stone Memorial Panthers (7-1, 3-0) travel 4.1 miles across town to Cumberland County High School to face the Jets (1-7, 0-2). Stone Memorial leads the all-time series 9-2 including a 42-20 victor
Mom & boyfriend found guilty of killing 17-month-old son
Wartburg, Tenn. — A Morgan County mother and her boyfriend were found guilty of first degree felony murder this week in the death of her 17-month old son.On June 1, 2014, deputies were called to the home of Amanda Beaty and Rodger Dale Prince after a call about a child choking on a cookie.Levi Ryan
Rocky Top abandoned building fire sees traffic redirected
Tennessee NewsKnoxville Driver arrested for deadly head-on crash at Percy Priest Dam in NashvilleRocky Top abandoned building fire sees traffic redirectedPolice arrest four in Middle Tennessee after day-long standoffA fire at an abandoned building in Rocky Top is causing traffic to be redirected Mon
Police search for work crew escapee in Cookeville
(Photo: Putnam County Detention Center )PUTNAM COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) - Authorities are searching for a man who escaped Wednesday morning from a work crew in Cookeville.Police said George Elmore took off from the area of Jackson Street and Willow Avenue wearing regular street clothes.He is 5'9'' and w
Sheriff’s Dept. recovers property, arrests two
Property has been recovered from thefts reported in September, and a man and a woman now face charges.On Sunday, Sept. 23, Deputy Looper of Overton County Sheriff’s Department responded to a burglary report at Hidden Treasures Resale, located at 201 Monterey Highway, Livingston. Upon arriving he spo
Dangers to look out for this season
As the air turns cooler and leaves drop from the trees, it's important to keep a few important fall safety tips in mind. With proper precautions and safety awareness, your family can enjoy that crisp autumn weather while avoiding some of the dangers that come with the season.
Volunteers needed to build playgrounds
With construction of much-needed classrooms at Crab Orchard Elementary School (COES), land originally dedicated for children’s playgrounds is being used for a new school building. Unfortunately, Cumberland County hasn’t the funds necessary to build new playgrounds for Grades K-4 and 5-8. Given this
Crimestoppers search for man seen darting out of store with bottles of Crown, Jack Daniels
CROSSVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) —Crimestoppers in Cumberland County are searching for a man accused of entering a liquor store and selecting a bottle of Crown Royal and a bottle of Jack Daniels before darting out the door without paying.Surveillance photos show two men entering Good Times Wine Spirits and