SOMEONE IN THE KNOXVILLE AREA IS RICH – JUST DON’T KNOW WHO YET

Monday, June 16, 2014At last count we have over 16,000 readers of Crossville News First in the Knoxville area so here ya go – You might be rich and not even know it yet. A lucky person purchased the winning Powerball ticket worth $259.8 million at a Kroger in northwest Knoxville. The Tennessee lottery announced…

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73 YEAR OLD MAN TAKES DOWN 21 YEAR OLD BURGLAR AFTER BEING SHOT

Monday, June 16, 2014Even though he was shot in the face, a 73-year-old Hamblen County man managed to hold an armed suspect, who tried to rob his granddaughter’s home, at gunpoint until deputies arrived. Don Grubb, 73, said when he went outside to see why his dog was barking late Saturday night, he noticed a…

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DRIVER SAID HIS GPS TOOK THEM TO TRAIN TRACKS – TRUCK HIT BY TRAIN

Sunday, June 15, 2014Two people were taken into custody Saturday night following an accident involving a pickup truck and train in Knoxville.The Knoxville Police Department says it happened around 10:50 p.m. near Oak Avenue and Blackstock Avenue, behind The Foundry.The occupants of the 1994 blue Ford F350 pickup, who have been identified as 27-year-old Dustin…

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RADIO LEGEND CASEY KASEM PASSES AWAY

Sunday, June 15, 2014Casey Kasem, a radio voice who connected generations of Americans to thousands of rock and pop acts died Sunday morning, according to multiple media outlets. He was 82. Kerri Kasem, Casey’s daughter, announced the news on her Facebook page. “Early this Father’s Day morning, our dad Casey Kasem passed away surrounded by…

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