MAN PLEADS WITH GIRLFRIEND TO FORGIVE HIM…ON TOP OF A CAR…ON THE INTERSTATE….HOLDING A SIGN

Nashville: A man went to great lengths Friday morning to make sure his girlfriend knew he was sorry for a mistake he made. A caller reported seeing Daniel, who does not want to use his last name, standing on the side of I-24 near the I-440 split around 7:15 a.m. He was on top of…

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MISSING HERMITAGE WOMAN ORIGINALLY FROM CROSSVILLE, FOUL PLAY IS SUSPECTED

A woman who has been missing from her Hermitage Tennessee home since May 23 is originally from Crossville. She is 36 year old Nicole (Nikki) Burgess, a 1996 graduate from CCHS. When authorities searched Burgess’ home in the 900 block of Oak Vale Drive, they found her usually tidy house messy. Her car was also…

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NATIONAL SPELLING BEE TO BE CONDUCKTED IN KNOXVILLE, PARTISAPANTS NEEDED

Think you’re a good speller? Did you know there’s a national competition coming to Knoxville where you can test your skills? The National Senior Spelling Bee will be held in Knoxville July 12 and it needs participants. It’s open to anyone 50 and older. The bee has been held in Cheyenne, Wyoming for the past…

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EXPERTS WARN OF FATAL AND RARE TICK VIRUS IN TENNESSEE (Heartland Virus)

Health experts are warning the public about a relatively new tick-borne illness that has now claimed the life of several across the nation including Tennessee.The disease, called the Heartland Virus, was first discovered in 2009.  The virus is believed to be spread by the Lone Star tick. “It’s a very aggressive biter, so if you have a…

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