Missing Knox County man found dead by ATV rider

Tuesday, July 17, 2018A Knox County man who’d been missing for a week was found dead on Tuesday. The Knox County Sheriff’s Office says an ATV rider found the body of John Preston, 78, around 3:30 p.m. on the side of a trail behind a mobile home park at Park Edge at Foote Mineral Lane…

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WHY IS CROSSVILLE POLICE CHIEF RUNNING FOR FENTRESS COUNTY SHERIFF?

Tuesday, July 17, 2018Many in the Crossville area may have heard the radio ads on 105.7 The Hog with Crossville City Police Chief asking for votes in the upcoming “Fentress County” Sheriff’s Election.  CNF has received questions from our readers as to why Chief Dave Beaty is wanting to be the Fentress County Sheriff.  We talked…

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YOUR NEED FOR SPEED MAY EXCEED THE LIMITS OF THE THP ALL THIS WEEK, J/S

Monday, July 16, 2018The Tennessee Highway Patrol will participate in a week-long speed-enforcement initiative beginning today (Monday, July 16, 2018). “Operation Southern Shield” will run through Sunday, July 22. Law enforcement in Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Tennessee and South Carolina will pull over drivers who are traveling above legal speed limits on interstates, major highways and…

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TDOT CHANGES DATES FOR HIGHWAY 68 ROAD CLOSURE…AGAIN (WED & THURS)

Monday, July 16, 2018 .Rhea County SR-68 closure has been rescheduled again. The work that @myTDOT was to have started this morning on SR-68 in Rhea County has now been postponed until Wednesday, July 18, 2018 because of the possibility of rain today and tomorrow. Wednesday’s and Thursday’s weather forecast is much better. The two-day…

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