TN SENATOR CORKER WANTS HIGHER GAS TAX

Wednesday, June 18, 2014Sen. Bob Corker is one of two senators who proposed to raise federal gasoline and diesel taxes for the first time in more than two decades as Congress struggles with how to pay for highway and transit programs. Senators Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, and Corker, a Tennessee Republican, pitched their plan Wednesday…

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REPORT: CROSSVILLE MAN ATTACKS WIFE WITH SCREWDRIVER, EXPOSES DEPUTIES AND NURSE TO HEPATITIS

Tuesday, June 17, 2014Being a law enforcement officer comes with many dangers, not the least of which include exposure to disease.  That was the case when Cumberland County Deputies attempted to arrest a man who was attacking his wife with a screwdriver threatening to kill her.  According to reports, 33 year old Rudolph Antonius Lutz…

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INCREDIBLY ANOTHER PERSON KILLED BY TRAIN IN EAST TN

Tuesday, June 17, 2014A woman was killed Tuesday morning when a train struck a vehicle near downtown Morristown.The accident was reported just after 11 a.m. on Liberty Hill Street just off Main Street.Morristown police say at Mary Devotie, 79, was killed in the accident. Officers say the crossing arms were down, but Devotie drove through anyway….

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GA BABY CRAWLS THROUGH WOODS ONTO HIGHWAY, SAVED BY PASSING MOTORIST

Tuesday, June 17, 2014A man driving on a highway saw something along the roadway and was surprised at what he discovered when he pulled over to investigate. Bryant Collins found himself faced with a chance to save the life of a 15-month-old baby that had crawled through the woods, 300 yards from home, and nearly onto Highway…

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