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Detroit homicide suspect captured in Knoxville

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Knoxville police said just before 9 p.m. on Monday, Romante Adams, 28, was located and arrested by the Smoky Mountain Fugitive Task Force. Police said Adams was wanted for a homicide that occurred in Detroit, Michigan, on January 5. The Knoxville Police Department said A

LOCAL8NOW.COM - 2018-01-16 07:19:00

Knoxville woman suffers shotgun blast to face, arm; boyfriend charged

The Knox County Sheriff's Office allows people to anonymously submit tips on crimes they may have witnessed. Here are several ways you can submit a tip to Crime Stoppers. Wochit A Knoxville woman remained hospitalized in serious condition Tuesday after suffering a shotgun blast to her face and fore

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2018-01-16 17:56:24

Flurries finally spotted in Knoxville, snow expected to pick up through the afternoon

It's finally here! The first flurries of snow began falling in Knoxville shortly before 1:00 p.m. as a large snow system continues to make its way east across Tennessee. In true East Tennessee fashion, this system decided to defy predictions and throw us a major slowball the moment it entered the re

WBIR - 2018-01-16 20:58:00

Knoxville woman dies after hit by SUV on Friday

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A pedestrian has died after she was hit by an SUV in Knoxville on Friday. On Friday, Jan. 12, at around 6:53 p.m., police said 50-year-old Melissa D. Everette of Knoxville was hit by a vehicle driven by 51-year-old Angelia M. Jones of Knoxville. Police said Jones was trav

LOCAL8NOW.COM - 2018-01-15 22:22:00

Snow hits Knoxville, leading to school closures and deteriorating road conditions

Snow hit East Tennessee on Tuesday, leading to more school closures and deteriorating road conditions that could grow treacherous Wednesday due to ice. Snow began to fall in the Knoxville area about 1 p.m., prompting the police department to launch its severe weather plan. Heavy bands of snow fell i

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2018-01-16 23:50:04

Where the black smoke seen over North Knoxville came from Tuesday morning

A plume of black smoke filled the skies above North Knoxville Tuesday morning... and now we know why. According to a Tennova representative, Physicians Regional was testing its inclement weather plan which calls for a test of the backup fuel source used to heat the boilers at the hospital. The smok

WBIR - 2018-01-16 23:45:00

Man wanted in Knoxville Police officer shooting arrested in vacant Blount County home

Authorities said a man wanted in the shooting of a Knoxville Police officer Thursday night was arrested at a vacant Blount County residence early Saturday morning, ending a massive manhunt. Ronnie Lucas Wilson, 31, is accused of shooting Knoxville Police Officer Jay Williams during an attempted traf


East Tennessee children enjoy Tuesday snow

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Many East Tennessee children spent the day outside enjoying the winter weather. Children in one West Knoxville neighborhood were so excited they went outside before the snow even started falling. "I got so excited because at first there was no snow. I came outside and I ju

WATE - 2018-01-16 23:23:11

WENY News - Bradford County man pleads guilty in 2016 crash that killed thre

TOWANDA, P.A. (WENY) - A Bradford County man has pleaded guilty to multiple charges, including homicide by vehicle, in connection to a fatal 2016 crash in Burlington Township. 40-year-old Towanda resident Phillip Frisbie acknowledged he used ecstasy before the crash and that he could not recall the

NEWSCHANNEL 36 - 2018-01-16 21:40:00

WENY News - South Waverly Borough awarded $10,000 for new playground

SAYRE, P.A. (WENY) -- Children and families in South Waverly may soon have a new space to play and exercise thanks to a grant. On Monday, Guthrie's Community Benefit Grant Program awarded $10,000 to South Waverly Borough in support of building an accessible playground. The money will go towards con

NEWSCHANNEL 36 - 2018-01-16 02:48:00

Two suspected heroin dealers charged

Two suspected heroin dealers have been placed into custody by Athens Township Police following an incident that occurred on Jan. 15. Court documents state that both Michael Jay Pack, 36, and Sasha Lynn Barrett, 30, of Waverly, New York, have been remanded to the Bradford County Correctional Facility

DAILY REVIEW & SUNDAY REVIEW - 2018-01-16 11:00:00

Athens Township: Two jailed on drug charges

ATHENS TOWNSHIP -- A pair of Waverly residents are in the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $100,000 bail after they were arrested on drug charges early Monday morning. Charged by Athens Township Police were: * Michael Jay Pack, 36, with possession with intent to deliver drug paraphernalia, possession

MORNING TIMES - 2018-01-16 09:30:00

Elmira Police looking for unidentified man in connection to burglary

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Elmira Police need your help identifying a person in connection to a burglary that happened in December. Police say they're looking for the man in the photo. These photos were taken back on December 27th, in the Heritage Park Apartment Complex. Police say on surveillance video

NEWSCHANNEL 36 - 2018-01-16 03:04:00

Crews put out small fire at Brozzetti's Pizza

JOHNSON CITY (WBNG) -- Members of the Johnson City Fire Department and the Johnson City Police Department responded to reports of a fire at Brozzetti's Pizza Tuesday afternoon. According to the fire department, crews found a small chimney fire when they arrived. It did not take long to get the fire

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-17 00:45:00

Slick roads: Truck takes out utility pole in Johnson City

JOHNSON CITY (WBNG) -- More than a dozen customers were without power Tuesday evening after a pickup truck slammed into a utility pole in Johnson City. Surveillance video given to 12 News from Unicorn Electronics shows a pickup truck swerving down Valley Plaza before hitting a utility pole across th

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-17 01:24:00

Bradford County: Teen charged in business burglary

WYSOX -- A Towanda teenager is in Bradford County Jail in lieu of $150,000 after he was arrested in connection with last month's burglary at Jack Williams Garage. According to Pennsylvania State Police, Darrin James Stroud, 18, was charged with burglary, criminal trespass, theft by unlawful taking,

MORNING TIMES - 2018-01-16 09:30:00

Man arrested in connection to domestic assault incident

VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) - A man has been arrested in connection to a domestic assault incident in southwest Mississippi. Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace told WAPT-TV on Monday that Timothy Michael Noble after the incident occurred last week. Pace says deputies found a 39-year-old woman was found sem

DELTA DEMOCRAT TIMES - 2018-01-15 21:37:00

Mother's Mary: Assisted living home resident loses, then regains religious heirloom

FULTON - The last few months have carried a nearly unfathomable cost for Emelia Brock. And yet, in some ways, she feels blessed. After suffering a debilitating fall late last year, confining her to a wheelchair, the 96-year-old was forced to sell her home and permanently relocate to Charleston Place

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-15 07:30:00

City raises five salaries at special meeting

In a recent special called December meeting, the Grenada City Council voted on pay increases for five city contractual employees. According to minutes from that meeting, pay increases were given to the city's municipal judge (Rusty Harlow); city engineer (Robert Willis); city attorney (Mary Brown);


Willie Gregory served as first African-American Levee Board presdient

Willie Gregory was involved in the community in Clarksdale and Coahoma County in a wide variety of ways throughout his life. Gregory, who died Jan. 3 at age 69, served on the Yazoo-Mississippi Delta Levee Board from January 2001 until his passing and became the first African-American board president