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Morristown man arrested following standoff

Morristown police stormed a trailer Tuesday on Dedra Street after a suspect would not surrender and the special response team had to use flashbangs to subdue him. "He just wouldn't come out," said Maj. Michelle Jones, with the Morristown Police Department. "He wouldn't speak to us at all." Lonny Chr

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 16:51:00

Hawkins students express appreciation for director of schools through acts of charity

ROGERSVILLE - Schools across Hawkins County recognized Superintendent Appreciation Month in November by performing charitable acts in honor of Director of Schools Steve Starnes. Among the schools that participated were: Church Hill Intermediate In December, students at CHIS will be collecting canned

KINGSPORT TIMES-NEWS - 2017-11-23 17:00:00

No injuries following oven fire in New Market

NEW MARKET, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Lakeway Central Fire Department responded to a Thanksgiving day oven fire at a mobile home on Cecil Lockhart Road. A spokesperson with the fire department said that the call came in at 12:09 p.m. They arrived on scene at 12:15 p.m. and the fire was under control by 12

LOCAL8NOW.COM - 2017-11-23 22:46:00

Angel Trees carry Christmas wishes

With the holidays rapidly approaching, as you go around town, you may be seeing little Christmas trees popping up. These trees represent the Christmas wishes of local boys and girls who may not have presents without the support of the Citizen Tribune Holiday Hope Fund. The trees are frequently accom

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 23:55:00

Service kicks off Hope Fund Season

It is often easy to get caught up in the busy nature of the holiday season - planning events, buying gifts for loved ones and enjoying time spent with family and friends - and the spirit of giving sometimes gets lost in the midst of the festivities. The Greater Morristown Ministerial Association's C

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 16:56:00

Giving thanks for 104 years

The Senior Citizens Center celebrated its annual Thanksgiving Dinner this week and one of their many blessings was the sharing of Malissa Thompson's 104th Birthday. Thompson is one of the Senior Center's special and long-time members. Thompson was a member of the Senior Center when it was in the bas

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-11-23 00:02:00

Christmas parades, festivities are just around the corner

Now that Thanksgiving is here, Christmas parades and other festivities are just around the corner. In fact, they will begin almost as soon as the calendar turns to December. Following is a rundown of major Christmas events in various cities, as well as on the Carson-Newman University campus. Baneber

STANDARD BANNER - 2017-11-22 17:30:00

16-year-old cancer survivor receives tour of Clayton factory

Buy Photo Jake Clark, a 16-year-old cancer survivor, takes a tour of the factory at the Clayton Homes manufacturing plant in Bean Station, Tennessee on Wednesday, November 22, 2017. Jake aspires to have a career in computer animation and spent time with the engineering department creating a bluepri

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2017-11-22 20:28:56

Man subject of lockdown, manhunt in custody

A report of an armed man in the area of Webb Ave. and Braun St. sparked a massive armed manhunt by local officers and the lockdown of local businesses. Throughout the afternoon police continued searching the area around downtown Crossville. The search for a man wanted in a domestic situation that re

CROSSVILLE CHRONICLE - 2017-11-22 16:58:00

Six arrested in drug-related offenses

Several have been arrested in Putnam County recently for drug-related offenses. Sarah Catherine Madewell, 49, of Chestnut Street in Baxter, was charged with the sale and delivery of morphine in a ... This item is available in full to subscribers. Several have been arrested in Putnam County recently

HERALD-CITIZEN - 2017-11-22 23:14:07

Cookeville man arrested after high speed chase

A Cookeville man was arrested after a high speed chase by the Putnam County Sheriff's Office Saturday.Nicholas K. Geesling, 18, of Starlight Road was charged with reckless endangerment, false reports ... This item is available in full to subscribers. A Cookeville man was arrested after a high speed


Tennessee victim of 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak dies of stroke

One of the earliest Tennessee victims of the deadly nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak has died just a little over five years after he was sickened by fungus laden steroids injected into his cervical spine. Dennis O'Brien of Jamestown died Nov. 16 in a Cookeville hospital days after he suffered a


Rescue Mission continues Thanksgiving tradition

As families gather around the country for Thanksgiving this year, the Cookeville Rescue Mission will also be continuing its annual tradition of bringing people together on Thanksgiving Day.Starting ... This item is available in full to subscribers. Luke Eldridge, left, and Ryan Henry of the Cookevi

HERALD-CITIZEN - 2017-11-22 23:05:17

Officials: Rehab funds needed for local railroad that aids economy, brings jobs to area

While the train he heard sent him to the pinnacle of country music, the clickety-clack of trains heard rumbling down track in Putnam County today is helping provide jobs and economic stability here, according to Cookeville-Putnam County Chamber of Commerce President George Halford. Halford described


IIHS reveals safest booster seats of 2017

(Meredith) - The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety unveiled its annual recommendations for child booster seats. The 2017 list includes more than dozen new models. The ratings are split among three categories: "Best Bet", "Check Fit" and "Not Recommended". Under "Best Bet", boosters provide go


14 places where you can take your own photo with Santa for free

With an estimated 95 percent of Americans owning some kind of cellphones that take darn good pictures, there is no point in spending your hard-earned money to have someone take a picture of your cute kiddos perched on Santa's lap. Take it yourself and enjoy the savings. Here are some places to meet


DeSoto's Borner inspires, by standing on his own two feet

With one tweet, he inspired the world. "My baby's in his standing frame!" his mother Charlotte exclaims in a viral video. "Corey Borner!" Thousands upon thousands of retweets, supporting a man standing on his own two feet. "Wassup! Wassup!" Borner shouts. She remembers. "The last time I saw him walk


Public art display in Grand Prairie provides second chances for ex-offenders

GRAND PRAIRIE - A convicted drug dealer and an 81-year-old photographer took wildly divergent routes to arrive at the same conclusion - that art can make a profound difference in a person's life. Parolee Meco Nathan found his path to redemption in a mosaic tile art project along Interstate 30 in Gra

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-11-23 18:00:00

Grand Prairie woman kidnapped by ex-boyfriend, police say

A 23-year-old woman was abducted on by her ex-boyfriend, and Thursday police released updated information on the suspect's car. Carrollton police say Madai Cazares was taken by her former boyfriend yesterday in 2900 block of Belmeade Drive. UPDATE: New photos and license plate now available for susp

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-11-23 20:41:09

Grand Prairie woman kidnapped by her estranged boyfriend

Authorities in Carrollton are searching for the boyfriend of a 23-year-old woman from Grand Prairie who they believe abducted her on Tuesday (Nov. 21). The Carrollton Police Department released a photo of the woman, identified as Madai Cazares, in a Facebook post around midnight on Wednesday. Police

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-23 17:35:00