NATION: GAS-POWERED CARS AND TRUCKS BANNED BY ORDER OF CALIFORNIA GOVERNOR

  SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed an executive order to ban gas-powered cars and trucks in California by 2035, a move he said would cut greenhouse gas emissions by more than a third. Plus, Newsom said he is directing the California Air Resources Board to establish regulations that require all new cars and passenger trucks be zero-emission…

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CROSSVILLE INDOOR RECREATION FACILITY? YOUR OPINION REQUESTED THURSDAY

Indoor Recreational Facility Public Meeting A public meeting will be held on Thursday, September 24, at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers at Crossville City Hall to discuss the findings of a recent survey regarding the feasibility of an indoor recreational facility. Everyone interested is invited to attend and share input. For more information, contact Ethan…

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CROSSVILLE CRACKER BARREL EVACUATED DUE TO FIRE SCARE

  Fire trucks rushed to the Crossville Cracker Barrel this afternoon around 3pm when smoke filled the restaurant.  Customers were evacuated for a time while firemen assessed the situation. Turns out the problem was an electrical malfunction that fed the air conditioning units.  The malfunction in the electrical service to the store burned up the…

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TENNESSEE’S COVID-19 NUMBERS IN QUESTION

  COLUMBIA, Tenn. (WKRN) — With questions being raised about parts of the state’s COVID-19 numbers, how does that impact decisions about keeping some businesses and schools closed? The issue keeps creeping up among some of those who make those decisions. “Around the beginning of June, I began to see an issue with how recovered…

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