LONGTIME LOCAL BUSINESSMAN BILL OGLESBY HAS DIED

Tuesday, February 12, 2019Bill Oglesby has been an integral part of the local insurance business in Crossville for many decades.  He has served as agent, manager and eventual partner in Brown Insurance Group.  Bill was retired along with his wife, longtime City Clerk, Sally Oglesby, who has served the City for 32 years.  They had plans…

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TENNESSEE ‘SLOW POKE’ LAW COULD BE EXPANDED TO ALL INTERSTATE TRAVEL

Tuesday, February 12, 2019NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) –A proposed Tennessee law wants to expand on 2016’s “Slow Poke” law to keep slow drivers out of the left lane on most Tennessee roads. Currently, drivers on interstates and multilane divided highways of three or more lanes are not allowed to drive in the far left passing lane…

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Tennessee law would charge pregnant women with assault if baby born addicted to drugs

Tuesday, February 12, 2019Expectant mothers who use illegal drugs while pregnant could face assault charges in Tennessee if their babies are harmed or born addicted to narcotics, under a recently proposed bill. Rep. Terri Lynn Weaver (R-Lancaster) and Sen. Janice Bowling (R-Tullahoma) sponsored the bill, which aims to deter drug abuse and help women get treatment. It would allow…

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WHY DID THE CHICKEN CROSS THE ROAD? NASHVILLE POLICE HAD LITTLE DEBBIE CAKES

Friday, February 8, 2019NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – – Metro police responded to 11th Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard Thursday where a chicken was obstructing traffic. Officer Frank Campbell was able to distract the lost “subject” with a Little Debbie oatmeal cream pie from the stash of snacks he keeps in his car. Using the tasty…

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