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Six Martin Residents Arrested On Drug Charges
In one apartment, methamphetamine, what is believed to be heroin, marijuana, pills and drug paraphernalia including digital scales, pipes, baggies and needles were found.
Two charged with attempted homicide in Weakley County; one still at large
Deputies responded to a call that someone had been shot at a residence on West Mitchell Road at around 3 a.m. Oct. 12. When deputies arrived, they found a shell casing but no shooting victim, and all individuals at the residence denied any involvement, according to a press release from Weakley Count
UT Martin gears up for Homecoming 2018 - WBBJ TV
MARTIN, Tenn. — It’s homecoming week at the University of Tennessee at Martin, and this year is bringing back both old and new traditions.
Man arrested after standoff in Weakley County - WBBJ TV
The Weakley County Sheriff’s Office says deputies responded around 6 a.m to a domestic disturbance at the home. A man in the home, identified as 38-year-old Anthony Rusler, had allegedly pointed a pistol at several people in the home.
Weakley Co. Deputies Use Tear Gas To Remove Suspect From House
Weakley County, Tenn.—Two people are in jail following a domestic argument that escalated early Monday morning in Weakley Co. Deputies and Martin Police used tear gas to remove a suspect who pointed a gun at people inside a residence, including a baby. Another person was arrested for lying about wha
Six arrested in Weakley County drug busts
Weakley County Sheriff's Department investigators, Martin police officers and the Tennessee Highway Patrol searched two of the apartments, according to a press release from Weakley County Sheriff's Capt. Randall McGowan.
PARIS TN: Henry County to host major music festival next summer
Henry County will be hosting a major music festival next summer that’s likely to feature a big-name country music artist as the headliner.The county has solidified plans to host the Tennessee River Jam, a three-day event scheduled for the last weekend in June 2019, at several different venues in the
Weakley Co., TN officials arrest 6 on drug related charges
WEAKLEY COUNTY, TN (KFVS) - Six people were arrested in Weakley County, Tennessee on drug related charges according to sheriff’s department officials.On Oct. 15 investigators from the sheriff’s department were assisted by Martin Police Department officers and the Tennessee Highway Patrol to execute
Record breaking fish caught in West Kentucky
WEST KENTUCKY — A record breaking blue catfish was caught in West Kentucky.Western Kentucky Fisheriesposted a video of a 106.9 pound blue catfish caught during the Walter Hayes Memorial Catfish tournament on Saturday.That is a new state record!The giant fish was caught by Glen Grogan of Arlington be
Man killed in Gibson Co. crash Monday - WBBJ TV
GIBSON COUNTY, Tenn. — A man was killed Monday in a crash on Cades Atwood Road, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.
Magnitude 3.3 earthquake rattles in TN
TENNESSEE (KFVS) - About three miles outside Ridgley, Tennessee an earthquake rumbled early Monday morning.According to the USGS the magnitude 3.3 quake shook at 6:06 a.m.It was near Gratio, Dyersburg and Union City, Tennessee.Click hereto learn more about the earthquake.
Union City Elementary Closed Today Due To Possible Gas Leak
Union City, Tenn. –Due to safety concerns over a possible gas leak at Union City Elementary School, classes there have been cancelled for Tuesday.
Road in Fulton, KY blocked due to crash
FULTON, KY — A crash is blocking a road in Fulton, Kentucky.The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says two semi trucks crashed on US 45/West Highland Drive near Elm Street.There are no injuries in this crash, but it is blocking both lanes of US 45.The road is expected to be blocked until about 10:30 a
H.K. Derryberry and Jim Bradford to speak at The University of Tennessee at Martin October 23
The University of Tennessee at Martin’s Bettie Graham Special Education Seminar will feature motivational speakers H.K. Derryberry and Jim Bradford at 6:30 p.m., Oct. 23, in the Boling University Center’s Watkins Auditorium.Derryberry is blind and lives with cerebral palsy after a car accident in 19
A Man Is Dead After Being Hit By A Truck While Crossing Highway 51
MEMPHIS, Tenn (localmemphis.com) - An Obion County man is dead after being hit by a vehicle in North Shelby County. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, 59-year-old Robert Albright, Jr from Hornbeak was hit by a truck Sunday night around 10:20 when he was attempting to walk across Highway 51 n
Homicide investigation underway in Obion Co., TN
OBION COUNTY, TN (KFVS) - Officials in Obion County, Tennessee are investigating a homicide they say occurred on Saturday, Oct. 20.According to officials with the Obion County Sheriff’s Office, their officials along with 27th District Attorney General Tommy Thomas and TBI Special Agents are looking
Small earthquake hits in northwest Tennessee
LAKE COUNTY, TN — A small earthquake hit Monday morning near Ridgely, Tennessee.
Union City Tornado Marching Band Crowned Grand Champion
UC, which performed first in the late afternoon, then in the finals in the late evening, was awarded Most Outstanding Visual Performance and Most Outstanding Musical Performance in addition to winning the top prize in the event.
Graves County Sheriff's Department gives detailed update in search for Samantha Sperry
In the letter, the sheriff’s department says an investigation into her disappearance is ongoing and that, just recently, they have been able to generate another lead in the case.
Mugshots : Madison County : 10/18/18 – 10/19/18 - WBBJ TV
The people in this gallery were booked into the Madison County Jail between 7 a.m. on 10/18/18 and 7 a.m. on 10/19/18.Their inclusion only indicates they were booked into the jail and does not indicate guilt.