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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MEMPHIS WOMAN JUMPS ZOO FENCE TO SING TO LIONS AND FEED THEM COOKIES

Tuesday, June 24, 2014Memphis Zoo officials have banned a woman after saying she climbed over a barrier to the enclosure where lions are kept and tried to feed them cookies. The woman’s actions were reported by other zoo patrons, who saw her jump the barrier and heard her singing to the animals. After the barrier,…

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NATION: LANDSCAPER KILLED WHEN HE WAS PULLED THROUGH A WOOD CHIPPER

Tuesday, June 24, 2014DAVIE, Fla. (CBS) — A landscaper was killed Monday afternoon after he was dragged all the way through a wood chipper in South Florida, CBS Miami reported. Police said the victim was working with two other people at the time of the grisly incident in Davie. The workers were clearing brush around the…

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ESCAPEE FROM FENTRESS COUNTY JAIL ON THE LOOSE

Tuesday, June 24, 2014An inmate from the Fentress County Jail is on the run. Fentress County Sheriff Tony Choate said Josh Caroll, 35, escaped Monday night. He is 5’10” and 190 pounds. He has short brown hair with hazel eyes. Caroll has been in jail since last week. He is accused of being involved in…

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