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Reports: FDA to announce menthol cigarette ban

Winter Storm Watch issued November 13 at 3:15PM CST expiring November 15 at 6:00PM CST in effect for: Ballard, Caldwell, Calloway, Carlisle, Christian, Crittenden, Daviess, Fulton, Graves, Henderson, Hickman, Hopkins, Livingston, Lyon, McCracken, McLean, Marshall, Muhlenberg, Todd, Trigg, Union, We

WTVF - 2018-11-13 23:09:52

Rollover on 111 blamed on deer

According to a preliminary incident report, James Nelson, 65, of Cookeville, was driving a 2014 Ford Fusion northbound on Highway 111 when, at the crossover with Wilmouth Road, he encountered what he thought to be a deer in the roadway and swerved to avoid it.

OVERTON COUNTY NEWS - 2018-11-13 21:05:00

Calvin Booher sentenced to 24 years in prison

Booher was indicted by Overton County Grand Jury on January 31, 2017, for Aggravated Arson, Arson, Theft over $10,000.00, Attempted car jacking, and destruction of evidence.

OVERTON COUNTY NEWS - 2018-11-13 20:59:00

TBI identifies body of woman found in Dekalb Co.

DEKALB COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has identifieda body that was found in Dekalb County Monday.Police identified the body as 28-year-old Jessica Renee Stephens of Cannon County.TBI agents were called to the scene Monday after Stephens' body was found in a yard in Smi

WKRN - 2018-11-13 21:00:52

Christmas Parade to be held December 8

The parade will begin at 1 p.m. at the intersection of the Highway 111 bypass and Highway 294, near Livingston Limestone. The parade will continue onto East Main Street to Broad Street, across the town square, to Bilbrey Street, going beside Overton County Health and Rehab Center, and then dispersin

OVERTON COUNTY NEWS - 2018-11-13 20:59:00

Norrod bags a 6 pt buck

Colby Norrod poses with his 6 point buck weighing at 135 lbs. Norrod was at home in Hilham, with his family on Saturday, Nov. 10, when he shot the buck with his muzzle loader gun. Paid

OVERTON COUNTY NEWS - 2018-11-13 21:21:00

Police, Family Differ On Elderly Woman Beating

Accounts of the beating of an elderly woman in Smithville differ between the woman's family and statement's taken by police. Copyright 2018 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. SMITHVILLE, Tenn. - Accounts of the beating

WTVF - 2018-11-14 02:16:34

Lack of consistency marked LA’s 2018 season

When the season started back in mid-August, it was believed the team had a chance to go, at best, 7-3, and at worst, 6-4. Neither set of numbers materialized, and when it was all said and done, the 5-6 was a fairly true indication of just what the team was like.

OVERTON COUNTY NEWS - 2018-11-13 21:25:00

County to receive $31K grant for court security

State Senator Paul Bailey (R-Sparta) announced Thursday, Nov. 8 that Overton County will receive a grant in the amount of $31,950 from Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) Court Security Grant Program.

NEWS-HERALD.NET - 2018-11-13 21:01:00

Nashville to be Amazon's Eastern hub, adding 5K jobs

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) - Nashville will be home to Amazon's Eastern U.S. hub, bringing 5,000 jobs to the area. Amazon made the announcement Tuesday morning, saying the location would be its new Operations Center of Excellence. Governor Bill Haslam is set to make the significant economic announceme

WTVF - 2018-11-13 16:21:18

Airports will have plenty of delays ahead of and during Thanksgiving week

Winter Storm Watch issued November 13 at 3:15PM CST expiring November 15 at 6:00PM CST in effect for: Ballard, Caldwell, Calloway, Carlisle, Christian, Crittenden, Daviess, Fulton, Graves, Henderson, Hickman, Hopkins, Livingston, Lyon, McCracken, McLean, Marshall, Muhlenberg, Todd, Trigg, Union, We

WTVF - 2018-11-13 20:16:16

TBI asks for help in identifying body of woman found in DeKalb Co.

SMITHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) - Tennessee Bureau of Investigation officials have asked for the public's help in identifying a body found in DeKalb County. The woman's body was found Monday morning in a yard in Smithville. Officers were not able to identify the woman or her cause of death. She was descri

WTVF - 2018-11-12 21:41:16

Trash routes to change for holiday

Trash will not be picked up on Thursday, Nov. 22 and Friday, Nov. 23. Thursday’s trash route will be picked up on Wednesday, Nov. 21. Friday’s trash route will be picked up on Monday, Nov. 26.

OVERTON COUNTY NEWS - 2018-11-13 21:06:00

High school basketball season tips off Tuesday for White and Van Buren

Preseason practices, scrimmages, and playdays are officially over. When Tuesday night rolls around, both White County High School and Van Buren County High School will tip off their 2018-19 campaigns in the friendly confines of their gymnasiums. Then both teams will play their second game on the roa

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19-year-old dies in Putnam County shooting

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) - An investigation got underway in Putnam County after a 19-year-old male died in a shooting.The incident happened around 7 p.m. Friday at a residence.Officials said the shooting appears to be accidental.No additional details were released.

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New sign depicts location of old White County High School

Ernie Price, of Sparta, attended Darwin High School, in Cookeville. Darwin was a school for only African-Americans, but it burned down, in 1963, and was never rebuilt. Due to the fire, the students, including Price, had to attend different high schools. Price came to White County, and, in May 1964,

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Three alleged kidnappers arrested after car chase

An injured 19-year-old Dresden man flagged down a motorist on Highway 89 between Dresden and Sharon on Friday at around 7:30 a.m., according to a press release from Weakley County Sheriff's Investigator Capt. Randall McGowan. The man, suffering from head trauma, was taken to Volunteer Hospital in Ma

JACKSON SUN

State legislator being sued over alleged stolen property

A complaint was filed several weeks ago in White County Chancery Court against Tennessee State Representative Paul Sherrell, by Charlie Allen and his wife, Dianne Allen, stating that Sherrell has allegedly taken over $82,000 worth of farm equipment from the Allens and is refusing to return the prope

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PARIS TN: Theft of classic cars probed

The owner of the cars told officersthe shop owner had been arrested on domestic assault charges in September. Since then, the car owner had been in contact with the other man, but stopped receiving replies in October. The cars’ owner went by the shop to check on his vehicles and found that his 1930

PARIS POST-INTELLIGENCER - 2018-11-13 02:11:00

CCHS bandroom dedicated to Tinnel

On Friday, Nov. 16, at 6 p.m., the Cumberland County High School bandroom will be renamed and dedicated as the Steve Tinnel Bandroom. The former colleagues and friends of Mr. Tinnel cordially invite all family, friends, band alumni and band boosters to come and celebrate his legacy.

CROSSVILLE CHRONICLE - 2018-11-12 19:26:00