ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Lauderdale County, TN

radio7media.com

Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office Seeks Information Surrounding Fire

ON SATURDAY AT APPROXIMATELY 8 A.M., A STRUCTURE FIRE WAS REPORTED AT A RESTAURANT AT THE 8000 BLOCK OF COUNTY ROAD 189 IN THE COOLEY’S CORNER COMMUNITY. CENTRAL, UNDERWOOD, OAKLAND, AND WATERLOO VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENTS RESPONDED AND QUICKLY EXTINGUISHED THE FIRE. DEPUTIES AND INVESTIGATORS WITH THE LAUDERDALE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RESPONDED TO THE SCENE. FURTHER INVESTIGATION REVEALED THE FIRE TO HAVE BEEN DELIBERATELY SET AFTER SOMEONE COMMITTED THE OFFENSES OF BURGLARY AND THEFT OF PROPERTY. IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION REGARDING THE BURGLARY, THEFT, AND SUBSEQUENT ARSON OF THE RESTAURANT, PLEASE CONTACT INVESTIGATOR MATT BURBANK AT (256) 760-5772. CALLERS CAN CHOSE TO REMAIN ANONYMOUS.
Picture for Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office Seeks Information Surrounding Fire

#4. Lauderdale County

- Population: 25,689 - Born in Tennessee: 20,298 (79.0% of population) - Born in a different state: 4,825 (18.8% of population) --- Midwest (7.8%), Northeast (1.4%), South (7.8%), West (1.8%) - Born in another country: 483 (1.88% of population) --- Africa (0.00%) , Asia (0.31%), Europe (0.11%), Latin America (1.46%), North America (0.00%), Oceania (0.00%)
Picture for #4. Lauderdale County
TOP CITIES
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE
localmemphis.com

Memphis Area Legal Services cuts ribbon for new location

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Area Legal Services (MALS), the "primary provider" of civil legal representation to low income families in four western Tennessee counties, has a new location. On Friday, the company held a ribbon cutting to celebrate their new goal of reaching more people who need representation. Last...
MEMPHIS, TN
actionnews5.com

Former Lauderdale County escapee indicted on firearm charges in Indiana

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WAFF) - A former Lauderdale County inmate who escaped custody for over ten days in April and May was indicted on firearm charges in Indiana on Thursday. According to a U.S. Department of Justice release, a federal grand jury returned an indictment on July 21 charging Casey White with the following:
EVANSVILLE, IN
radio7media.com

Lauderdale County Drug Task Force Seizes Drugs worth Approx. $64,000.

ON MONDAY, AGENTS WITH THE LAUDERDALE COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE EXECUTED A SEARCH WARRANT ON HIGH ST IN FLORENCE. THE SEARCH YIELDED APPROXIMATELY 6 POUNDS METHAMPHETAMINE (ICE) AND OVER A POUND OF FENTANYL PILLS THAT COMBINED HAD A STREET VALUE OF APPROXIMATELY $64,000. THE SEARCH WILL RESULT IN AN ARREST WARRANT FOR THE SUSPECT FOR THE FOLLOWING CHARGES.
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, TN
radio7media.com

Arrest Made in 2021 Murder Case in Lauderdale County

A SECOND MALE JUVENILE WAS ARRESTED ON MONDAY AND CHARGED WITH CAPTIAL MURDER FOR THE DEATH OF MIGUEL ADAME, 19, WHO WAS SHOT AND KILLED AT QUAIL RUN APARTMENTS IN FLORENCE ON AUGUST 30TH, 2021. THE MALE IS CONFINED AT THE TENNESSEE VALLEY JUVENILE DETENTION CENTER. A MALE JUVENILE WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH CAPITAL MURDER SHORTLY AFTER THE HOMICIDE. THE INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING.
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, TN
radio7media.com

Lauderdale County Man Indicted on Child Abuse Charges

A LAUDERDALE COUNTY MAN HAS BEEN INDICTED ON TWO COUNTS OF CHILD ABUSE WITH SEXUAL MOTIVATION, TWO COUNTS OF SECOND-DEGREE SEXUAL ABUSE, AND THREE COUNTS OF INDECENT EXPOSURE. THE TIMES DAILY REPORTS, KELLY D. CROTTS, 47, OF FLORENCE, IS ACCUSED OF EXPOSING HIMSELF TO MINOR CHILDREN AND SUBJECTED THEM TO SEXUAL CONTACT. CROTTS IS THE OWNER OF A LAUDERDALE COUNTY SCREEN PRINTING BUSINESS AND THE ABUSE ALLEGEDLY OCCURRED OVER A PERIOD OF A COUPLE OF YEARS HE WAS RELEASED ON BOND. IF CROTTS IS CONVICTED OF THE FELONY CHARGES, HE WOULD BE REQUIRED TO REGISTER AS A SEX OFFENDER. THE INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING.
WREG

Live At 9: Lauderdale County Prepares to Celebrate All Things Tomato

Some people say it is Lauderdale County’s heat and humidity, some say it is the soil. But ask anyone who’s been in the Mid-South more than ten minutes where to find the best tomatoes and Ripley, TN will be mentioned. Ripley’s tomatoes are also a money maker. They contribute a fair share of the estimated $54 million dollars that tomatoes put into Tennessee’s economy.
radio7media.com

Drugs Seized in Lauderdale County Following Execution of Search Warrant

ON THURSDAY, AGENTS WITH THE LAUDERDALE COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE EXECUTED A SEARCH WARRANT AT A NORTH FULTON ST. PROPERTY IN FLORENCE. ENTRY WAS MADE INTO THE RESIDENCE BY THE FLORENCE/LAUDERDALE COUNTY SPECIAL OPERATIONS TEAM. DURING A SEARCH OF THE RESIDENCE OVER 1000 FENTANYL PILLS WERE LOCATED ALONG WITH APPROXIMATELY 30 GRAMS OF COCAINE, SCALES, PLASTIC BAGS, AND MULTIPLE LONG ASSAULT TYPE RIFLES.

#42. Lauderdale County, TN

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 152 (39 new cases, -5% change from previous week) - Cumulative cases per 100k: 30,960 (7,936 total cases) --- 0.1% less cases per 100k residents than Tennessee - Cumulative deaths per 100k: 414 (106 total deaths) --- 6.2% more deaths per 100k residents than Tennessee - Population that is fully vaccinated: 38.0% (9,745 fully vaccinated)
radio7media.com

Drug Arrest in Lauderdale County

LATE LAST WEEK AGENTS WITH THE LAUDERDALE COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE EXECUTED A LAWFUL SEARCH WARRANT AT A RESIDENCE ON DECATUR AVE. AFTER SEARCHING THE RESIDENCE AGENTS LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 2400 FENTANYL PILLS AND APPROXIMATELY 15 POUNDS OF MARIJUANA. DARIEN AVANTE ARNOLD WAS ARRESTED AND FACES TRAFFICKING CHARGES ALONG WITH UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA. ASSISTING IN THIS CASE WAS THE FLORENCE POLICE DEPARTMENT, LAUDERDALE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE, ALEA, AND DEA.

#25. Lauderdale County, TN

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 160 (41 new cases, +2% change from previous week) - Cumulative cases per 100k: 30,808 (7,897 total cases) --- 0.2% more cases per 100k residents than Tennessee - Cumulative deaths per 100k: 414 (106 total deaths) --- 6.2% more deaths per 100k residents than Tennessee - Population that is fully vaccinated: 38.0% (9,733 fully vaccinated)
thunderboltradio.com

Lauderdale County man charged with rape in Dyer County

A Lauderdale County man is in the Dyer County Jail after allegedly raping a woman at a Dyersburg business. Dyersburg Police Chief Steve Isbell says 34-year-old Jimmy Taylor, of Ripley, was arrested Wednesday on charges of Aggravated Rape, Aggravated Robbery, and Aggravated Assault. Isbell says the incident happened late Tuesday...
DYER COUNTY, TN
radio7media.com

Lauderdale County Florence 911 Seeking Qualified Applicants

THE LAUDERDALE COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COMMUNICATION DISTRICT 911 IS SEEKING QUALIFIED APPLICANTS FOR THE POSITION OF 911 TELECOMMUNICATOR. A COMPLETE JOB DESCRIPTION ALONG WITH ONLINE APPLICATION CAN BE FOUND AT FLORENCE LAUDERDALE EMA DOT ORG. STARTING SALARY IS $14.55 PER HOUR DURING TRAINING.