CROSSVILLE DRAGWAY CLOSES UNEXPECTEDLY, FANS DISMAYED

Thursday, September 21, 2017Fans were shocked to find a post on Crossville Dragway’s Facebook page this morning that the owners were closing the track immediately. In the announcement there was no explanation of why the track, which attracts many fans and drivers, was shutting down suddenly. The post reads: We regret to inform you that…

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TRACTOR TRAILER RIG LOSES CONTROL, FALLS FROM OVER-PASS IN MONTEREY

Monday, September 11, 2017Traffic has been tied up on I-40 West bound tonight after a tractor trailer rig lost control and plummeted from the interstate over-pass onto the highway below.  The accident is at mile marker 300 in Monterey.  I-40 East bound was moving with some delays.  TDOT reports the accident should be cleared by…

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FOUR-YEAR-OLD CROSSVILLE CHILD KILLED IN ATV ACCIDENT, DETAILS

Sunday, September 10, 2017Our community is mourning the loss of a small child from an ATV accident Friday.  Four-year-old Luke Miller died after the accident in which his father, Josh Miller, was also involved.  The accident was reported on Jesse Loop in Cumberland County.  There is an account set up at Upper Cumberland Federal Credit…

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TWO COUNTRY MUSIC GREATS LOST IN ONE DAY

Friday, September 8, 2017Country music lost two great singers today.  Legendary Don Williams passed away after an illness and Troy Gentry of the duo Montgomery Gentry was killed in a helicopter crash. Gentry was one-half of the duo of the Kentucky-based group Montgomery Gentry. The crash occurred around noon today (Friday, September 8, 2017). Two individuals…

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