EARTHQUAKE IN ROANE COUNTY SATURDAY MORNING

Saturday, December 8, 2018 A 2.7 magnitude earthquake was reported in Roane County early Saturday morning.  According to the Roane County Office of Emergency Services & Homeland Security Facebook page, the USGS reported an earthquake around 12:30 a.m. with a magnitude of 2.7 at a depth of 19 kilometers or 11 miles. 

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PRESS RELEASE: CHILD TOOK FIREARM TO PLEASANT HILL ELEMENTARY

Friday, December 7, 2018On December 7, 2018, a 6th grade student at Pleasant Hill Elementary brought a firearm on school campus. The student revealed the firearm to other students who shared the information with administrators. Information came to school officials and the School Resource Officer Jim Higgins at approximately 2:00 p.m. Officer Higgins made contact…

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PLEASANT HILL ELEMENTARY STUDENT FOUND WITH FIREARM

Friday, December 7, 2018An investigation is underway by authorities after a student at Pleasant Hill Elementary brought a firearm to school today.  The student is in custody and Director of Schools Janet Graham issued a statement that there was no immediate threat to others.  There will be more information released at the completion of the…

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ARMED AND DANGEROUS SHOOTER BEING SOUGHT BY WHITE-PUTNAM CO AUTHORITIES

Sunday, December 2, 2018According to a press release issued today (Dec. 2,) Putnam County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that occurred around 10 p.m., Nov. 30, 2018, at a residence on Bunker Hill Road near the White County line.  Deputies from Putnam and White counties responded to a residence, in White County, where a…

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