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Four Williamsburg Mexican Restaurants You Can't Miss
This article presents a guide to four exceptional Mexican restaurants located in Williamsburg. If you've had the chance to experience any of these culinary hotspots, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please don't hesitate to share your comments below:
Final Suspect in Claiborne County Murder Case Pleads Guilty, Receives Prison Sentence
Third suspect in the 2021 murder of Aaron Jeremiah Massengill pleads guilty, receiving a 35-year prison sentence. This follows the discovery of Massengill's body in Tazewell, with investigations spanning several counties. Two other suspects previously pleaded guilty, with sentences of 50 and 45 years respectively. The victim's family agrees with the decision.
Few strong storms tonight, rain continues into Sunday
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - A WVLT First Alert Weather Day remains in place until 2 a.m. Sunday morning with the possibility of a strong storm or two, mainly along the plateau communities. A Tornado Watch remains in place for Cumberland, Fentress and McCreary counties until 12 a.m. eastern time. Join...
Weekly Safety Report: Veteran Officer's Passing and Jail Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Claiborne County, Tennessee
This week's incidents in Claiborne County, Tennessee include the passing of veteran law enforcement officer Steve Murphy due to a sudden medical issue. Additionally, Officer Russell Ruszkowski and the town of New Tazewell have been removed as defendants in a civil suit regarding the alleged wrongful death of an inmate, while two unnamed jailors and the county still face potential liability.
Whitley County drug bust seizes nearly 1.3 pounds of meth
A search warrant in a northern Whitley County hotel found over a half-pound of meth and information on a second stash.
Caryville Accused of Violating Tennessee Law in Sale of Public Land
Open government advocates claim Caryville, Tennessee, violated state law in the sale of public land. The town allegedly failed to disclose information about the sale and buyer, and may have breached the Open Meetings Act. The land was sold to United Rare Earths, Inc. for $740,240 without adequate public notice.
Local Roadworks Alert: Potential Disruptions and Lane Closures in East Tennessee, December 7-13, 2023
The East Tennessee construction report for the week of December 7-13, 2023, has been published. It outlines roadworks and potential disruptions across several counties. In Anderson County, SR 95 between SR 61 and SR 62 may experience temporary lane closures from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. due to resurfacing. Drivers are advised to be cautious.
Last man standing in Massengill murder case takes plea
Jimmy Riffe has spent the last 1,014 days behind bars waiting to face the judge as the last standing suspect in the Massengill murder case. The other two – Courtney Gilpin and Patrick Smith – have taken plea agreements. Riffe decided instead to hold out for a trial, which was set to begin on Dec. […] The post Last man standing in Massengill murder case takes plea appeared first on Claiborne Progress.
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Williamsburg as of 2023-12-10. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.158, a week ago the price is $3.243 , according to AAA.
'Jeopardy!' surprises Campbell County man
Brian Henegar won 'Jeopardy!' three times earlier this year.
Veteran officer heads home
By Jan Runions email@example.com As a veteran law enforcement officer, Steve Murphy spent most of his adult life in careers that meant putting your life on the line every moment of every workday. ‘Murph’ as his friends called him, appeared to be a rough-and-tumble sort of guy. Underneath that muscular armor though was a gentle […] The post Veteran officer heads home appeared first on Middlesboro News.
Kentucky woman sentenced for forging federal judge’s signature
A Kentucky woman has been sentenced to two years in prison for forging the signature of a U.S. District Judge in an attempt to extort an elderly, bedridden Tennessee man, according to a release by the Department of Justice.
Arrests - Week of 12-6-23
Thomas Gray, 23, non-payment of court costs, fees or fines, failure to appear. Reginald Newman, 37, probation violation (for felony offense). Margaret Sanderson, 40, fraud use of credit card $500 < $1,000. Wednesday, November 29, 2023. Anita Hubbard, 31, TBUT or DISP all others, possession of a controlled substance 3rd...
Discover Pine Knot: A Hidden Gem in McCreary County, Kentucky
Welcome to Pine Knot, a charming town nestled in McCreary County, Kentucky. With a population of 1,519, Pine Knot offers residents a suburban rural mix feel, making it an ideal place to call home. Whether you're a retiree looking for a peaceful community or someone seeking a close-knit neighborhood, Pine Knot has something to offer for everyone.
Rural health association recognizes LMU program
NEWS RELEASE The Rural Health Association of Tennessee presented Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine Senior Associate Dean of Interprofessional Education, Simulation and Accreditation and Associate Professor of Medical Education Sherry Jimenez, EdD, CHCP, CHSE, FNAOME, with the Exemplary Project Award 2023 during the organization’s annual conference last month in Knoxville, Tennessee. The award […] The post Rural health association recognizes LMU program appeared first on Middlesboro News.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Puppies Up for Adoption in luttrell, TN
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to luttrell..
LaFollette Police Officer Alleges Persistent Racism and Retaliation within the Department
A LaFollette police officer accuses the city of ongoing racism within the department. The officer, who has served since 2015, alleges racist comments and retaliation, sparking an investigation into the department's history. This follows a previous racial discrimination case that resulted in a $400,000 settlement.
Kentucky town awarded millions to preserve its coal mining heritage
STEARNS, Ky. — Stearns, Kentucky was and is a coal mining town. Like so many communities in eastern Kentucky during the early part of the 20th century, the coal industry was the lifeline. Eventually, and over decades, the coal mines closed and these once thriving Kentucky towns faced years...
Lady Cats rout Claiborne in Pride of the Mountains Classic
Bell County extended its win streak to three with a 64-39 win Friday over visiting Claiborne, Tenn., as part of the Pride of the Mountains Classic on Log Mountain. Senior forward Gracie Jo Wilder was one of three Lady Cats in double figured with 25 points. Lauren McGeorge scored 18, while Kairi Lamb added 11.
Southern Kentucky Man Accused of Drunk Driving and Murder Admits to Heavy Alcohol Use Before Fatal Crash
Catch up on the top stories from WYMT Mountain News at 6 p.m. A Southern Kentucky man faces murder charges following a fatal drunk driving incident. Also, a shooting in Wayne County, West Virginia leaves one dead, and a Mccreary County crash claims another life.