COOKEVILLE NAMED MOST AFFORDABLE COLLEGE TOWN IN THE NATION

Wednesday, June 25, 2014According to  greatvaluecolleges.net list of the most affordable college towns,  Cookeville is at the top of that list. Officials say they ranked the list by compiling the 50 college towns with the best cost of living index-which factors things such as groceries, housing and utilities. 1. Cookeville, Tennessee Image Source Average Cost…

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SECOND CHILD ABUSE DEATH IN EAST TN IN LESS THAN TWO WEEKS

Wednesday, June 25, 2014For the second time in less than two weeks a child has died from being abused.  We learned yesterday of a 17 month Morgan County child who died June 1st.  After an autopsy it was determined the infant had suffered abuse probably for most of it’s short life.  The mother and her…

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ROANE CO: WOMAN FIGHTS OFF ATTACKER BY CROTCH-ZAPPING HIM WITH A TASER

Wednesday, June 25, 2014In Roane County it just wasn’t a good day at all for John Wesley Shingleton.  31 year old Shingleton, who is from Chattanooga, showed up at the Cross-eyed Cricket Campground and, allegedly, began assaulting a woman.  She fought back and eventually got out her personal taser and zapped the man in the…

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BEAR ROAMS NEIGHBORHOOD A MILE FROM DOWNTOWN CROSSVILLE

Tuesday, June 24, 2014Something was making some noise outside a residence on Wilson Lane in the early morning hours of Tuesday.  Wilson lane is about a mile and a half from Downtown Crossville off 127 South.  When the homeowner got up to investigate, what did they spot in the back yard?  A black bear.  …

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