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Voter registration up in DeKalb

Voter registration up in DeKalb

 

According to DeKalb County Administrator of Elections Dennis Stanley, voter registration in the county has been brisk this election season, and registrations have enjoyed an ...

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Harville charged with attacking her own mother

Harville charged with attacking her own mother

 

A Baxter woman has been arrested by the sheriff’s department and charged with assaulting her mother.

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Chili Cook-Off set for Oct. 28

Chili Cook-Off set for Oct. 28

 

Who makes the best chili in DeKalb County? Find out on Friday, Oct. 28, when Habitat for Humanity of DeKalb County hosts its 13th annual ...

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One injured in crash

One injured in crash

 

One person was injured in a two-car collision on Highway 56 South last week. Trooper Bobby Johnson of the Tennessee Highway Patrol said Jerry Holley ...

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Roller named homecoming queen

Roller named homecoming queen

 

Kaitlyn Elizabeth Roller has been named the 2016 Football Homecoming Queen at DeKalb County High School.

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City board votes to allow substation

City board votes to allow substation

The Smithville mayor and board of aldermen voted Monday night to overturn a June Smithville Planning Commission decision not to approve plans for a new ...

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Houseboat burglary lands couple in hot water

Houseboat burglary lands couple in hot water

A local couple has been arrested and accused of burglarizing a houseboat at Pates Ford Marina.

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McKinley sentenced for vehicular assault

McKinley sentenced for vehicular assault

 

A McMinnville man was sentenced in criminal court last week for his involvement in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 56 last year.

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Carroll sentenced in February hit and run

Carroll sentenced in February hit and run

A 44-year-old Dowelltown man was who crashed his vehicle and fled in February was sentenced in criminal court last week.

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Facing $60M penalty, Tennessee repeals underage DUI law

Facing $60M penalty, Tennessee repeals underage DUI law

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee lawmakers have repealed an underage drunken driving law that threatened to cost the state $60 million in road money by running ...

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Pharmacists can dispense overdose antidote in Tennessee

Pharmacists can dispense overdose antidote in Tennessee

 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A new Tennessee law allows authorized pharmacists to dispense an overdose antidote.

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Nine involved in pile up

Nine involved in pile up

 

Two vehicles and nine people were involved in a Friday night wreck on Highway 146 near the Cannon County line. According to Trooper Jason Cobble ...

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Weaver, Hendrix exchange words over expulsion vote

Weaver, Hendrix exchange words over expulsion vote

 

A press release from Democratic candidate for the 40th District State Rep. Seat Gayla Hendrix this week criticizing her opponent, incumbent State Rep. Terri Lynn ...

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Kingsbury busted with $14,000 in pot

Kingsbury busted with $14,000 in pot

 

The sheriff’s department has arrested a suspected marijuana dealer, seizing an estimated $14,000 worth of the illegal weed and $10,000 in cash.

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Aldermen sworn in

Aldermen sworn in

 

Three Smithville Aldermen and a city judge took the oath of office Monday night at the monthly meeting of the mayor and aldermen.

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Food pantry changes name

Food pantry changes name

 

The former First United Methodist Church Food Pantry has changed its name to God’s Food Pantry.

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Lady Saints win one, lose one

Lady Saints win one, lose one

 

The Lady Saints continued conference play this week with Overton Co. on Tuesday, September 6 and Cornerstone on Friday, September 9.

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Never Forget

Never Forget

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Tennessee Tech ranked as national university by U.S. News for first time

Tennessee Tech ranked as national university by U.S. News for first time

 

For the first time, Tennessee Tech University is ranked in the top tier as a national university in U.S. News & World Report’s annual ...

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Man charged with aggravated assault

Man charged with aggravated assault

 

Mika Shane Couch, 31, was arrested on Sept 8 and charged with aggravated assault after he allegedly broke his girlfriend’s sternum.

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