BABY WIPES RECALL FROM SAM’S CLUB – POSSIBLE BACTERIAL CONTAMINATION

Sam’s Club has sent out an advisory over their baby wipes. According to an e-mail they sent out to consumers who had purchasedSimply Right baby wipes, the supplier of those wipes, are warning about a possible bacterial contamination. This affects Simply Right branded baby wipes offered for sale beginning June 30 of this year. According…

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BE PREPARED FOR PLANNED POWER OUTAGES LATE FRIDAY NIGHT

Volunteer Energy Cooperative has announced a planned power outage for about 9000 customers in Cumberland County. Power will be out beginning at 11:59 PM Friday night until around 2 AM Saturday morning. Communities affected by the outage include Crab Orchard, Grassy Cove, Lake Tansi, Midway, and customers living along Highways 101 and 127 South. VEC…

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CROSSVILLE NATIVE STAGE, FILM AND TELEVISION ACTRESS NAMED CHRISTMAS PARADE GRAND MARSHAL

The annual City of Crossville Christmas Parade is set for December 13th. This year, TV and film star, Julie Ann Emery has been selected as Grand Marshal. Emery was born and raised in Crossville. She began her career at the age of 16 and has appeared in several stage productions, such as A Funny Thing Happened…

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AUTOMOTIVE PARTS MAKER FICOSA PLANT CONSIDERING MOVING TO COOKEVILLE

A bomb was dropped at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting.  City Manager David Rutherford told the Council that Ficosa, a local plant which makes automotive mirrors and employs about 250 people is considering moving their operations to Cookeville.  The City Manage explained the City has offered Ficosa several incentives to stay in Crossville.  Ficosa replied…

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