SERVICES FOR DEANNA TURNER SMITH ANNOUNCED

Funeral arrangements for 52 year old Deanna Turner Smith have been finalized. The family will receive friends on Thursday, October 23, from 5pm-8pm, with the funeral being held at 11am Friday, October 24 at Bilbrey Funeral Home in Crossville. Burial will follow at Pomona Cemetery.  Deanna was critically injured when she was struck by a vehicle…

Continue Reading...

8 YEAR OLD BOY DIES FROM INJURIES IN SOUTH CUMBERLAND CO ACCIDENT

A Bledsoe County community is remembering the life of an 8-year-old who died from injuries he sustained in a weather-related wreck. Tennessee Highway Patrol tell us it happened  last Tuesday morning off State Highway 101 (Lantana Rd.) in Cumberland County. We’re told high winds and heavy rainfall caused a tree limb to fall across the Mustang…

Continue Reading...

Look up! Orionid meteor shower coming the next 2 nights

The Orionid meteor shower will be visible Monday and Tuesday nights. There could be as many as 25 meteors per hour at its height, according to EarthSky. If clouds don’t interfere with your view, the lack of a bright moon will help in viewing the meteors. “There’s no year better for the Orionids than this…

Continue Reading...

LONGEST RUNNING RADIO ‘AIR PERSONALITY’ PASSES

Chattanooga radio and television legend Luther Masingill passed away after a brief illness on Monday morning. He was 92. Known to generations of Chattanooga listeners as simply “Luther,” local radio and television personality Luther Masingill shared the news around the world and around Chattanooga, and was considered the patron saint of lost dogs. Masingill was…

Continue Reading...