CHURCH IS NOT SACRED TO THIEVES, $10,000 WORTH OF EQUIPMENT STOLEN

Tuesday, August 5, 2014Crooks made off with a John Deer tractor, a push lawn mower, two bottles of diesel fuel and a 12 foot trailer from the storage shed behind the First Baptist Church in Crossville.  And it appears the thieves stole the stuff while the groundskeeper was mowing the church’s grass using a third mower.  There…

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AIR QUALITY ALERT ISSUED FOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE TODAY

Tuesday, August 5, 2014An Orange level Air Quality Alert for ozone has been issued for Middle Tennessee for Tuesday. This is the first Air Quality Alert for the area this year. Ozone season officially began back in April. It’s unusual for the first alert for ozone not to be issued until August. The Air Quality…

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TENNESSEE MAN SELLS ‘DEMONIC’ LAWN MOWER ON CRAIGSLIST

Saturday, August 2, 2014When Barry Austin first bought the mower, it purred like a kitten. “It worked perfectly up until this year. That’s when the demons got it,” he said. And once the demons got into it, he said there was no going back. “It just went ballistic,” he said. He says the motor starts…

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ONE OF ‘WORLD’S DEADLIEST VIRUSES’ TO ENTER THE U.S. FOR FIRST TIME TODAY

Saturday, August 2, 2014 Two American aid workers infected with the Ebola virus in Africa will be treated at a specialized unit of an Atlanta hospital. Dr. Bruce Ribner said Friday the patients will receive care at Emory University Hospital. Ribner oversees the isolation unit. He said he had no personal safety concerns over treating the…

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