$25,000 WORTH OF VASES STOLEN FROM CEMETERY

Wednesday, June 18, 2014Families are stunned over the theft of more than 100 grave site vases over the past few weeks at Green Acres Memory Gardens in Crossville.  Apparently the thieves were after the copper content of the vases.  Copper was trading at $3.05 per pound today. The owners of the Cemetery have assured the…

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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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