Crash Involving Crossville Police Cruiser Injures Two
Two people were injured after a vehicle collided with a Crossville Police cruiser Saturday at the intersection of West Avenue and the Miller Bypass. It happened shortly after noon. According to reports, Officer Jacob Zimmerman was going through the intersection with emergency lights and siren when a Chevrolet Silverado, driven...
The Ultimate Foodie's Guide: 3 Exceptional Mexican Restaurants in Crossville
This article presents three enticing Mexican restaurants located in Crossville. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comments section below:
The total snowfall Cumberland County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Cumberland County, Tennessee received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
Morgan County Commission passes resolution urging the completion of widening Hwy 62
The Morgan County Commission in their meeting last week approved a resolution unanimously to ask state representatives and TDOT to put the widening of Highway 62 from Pettit Lane to Oliver Springs back on there to do list. The highway was listed in 2017 as one of the Prime areas for improvement but since then no progress has been made to continue four laning the highway to Oliver Springs. County Executive Brian Langley stated in the meeting that the widening of Highway 62 was not in the 10-year plan of TDOT when it was released late last year. They are now urging lawmakers to put pressure on TDOT to put the highway back on the priority list for improvements. The roadway between Pettit Lane and Oliver Springs has seen its share of fatalities some eight in the last several years.
United Fund of Cumberland County Seeks Part-Time Administrative Assistant
Schedule: 3 days a week – $12 an hour (normally Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday) , 4 hours a day. United Fund is seeking a dynamic and highly organized Part-Time Administrative Assistant to support our team in fulfilling our mission. This position offers an excellent opportunity for individuals with strong office skills, writing proficiency, and a passion for community engagement. The ideal candidate should be familiar with various social media platforms, graphic design tools like Canva, fundraising activities, and possess good skills in Microsoft Excel and Word.
Main Street Media And Peg Broadcasting Make $1 Million Six-Station Deal.
Chad Graves and Scot MacDonald’s Main Street Media (MSM) has filed a $1 million deal to buy six stations owned by Peg Broadcasting. In the Sparta, TN, area, MSM gains classic country “The Mullet” WSMT (1050) and adult hits “Yert FM” WTZX (860). The deal also includes the Sparta, TN-licensed FM translator W288DO at 105.5 which simulcasts WSMT. And the Sparta-licensed translator W224DM at 92.7 which simulcasts WTZX.
Local Alert: Expect Delays on I-40 in Putnam County Due to Utility Work on February 25
Drivers on Interstate 40 (I-40) in Putnam County, Tennessee, should be aware of upcoming road construction. On February 25, 2024, Tennessee Department of Transportation crews will be conducting utility work from mile marker 290 to 304. This will cause temporary roadblocks in both directions from 6:00 am to 8:00 am. Drivers should expect delays and exercise caution.
New Authority: Crossville Mayor talks next steps on rec center
Crawford: Tax increases are never a good thing on a business. Crossville Mayor R.J. Crawford has spoken out about the city’s recently proposed rec center project. He told a local media outlet the project may be partially funded by the YMCA in the sum of 10 million while the rest of the project could be leveraged through water rates and sales tax revenue through a “Sports Authority.”
Roadway Activity Report for the Lower East and Upper Cumberland (February 22- 28, 2024)
CUMBERLAND COUNTY I-40 TDOT Contractor both directions from MM 334 to MM 335: TDOT Contractors will be performing vegetation removal operations in the median on I-40 in Cumberland County from the 333 MM to the 334 MM. Expected start date is 02/12/24 and will be completed by 02/29/24. Work will be performed from 7 AM to 5 PM and will result in inside shoulder closures throughout the work zone. Motorists are advised to use caution while traveling through the work zone.
Multi-agency search for Putnam County pursuit suspect ends in arrest
A man was arrested Sunday after a pursuit reportedly prompted a multi-agency search in a wooded part of Putnam County.
Experience La Dolce Vita in Crossville: The Top 3 Italian Restaurants to Try
In this article, we're exploring three exquisite Italian restaurants located in Crossville. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Harriman veteran’s life of service from the Navy to the pulpit
A retired Navy veteran served his country for 20 years and now he's been serving his community for more than 20 years.
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Pikeville as of 2024-02-23. 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 Friday is $3.267, a week ago the price is $3.284 , according to AAA.
MM’s Thursday 5-Day
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Starbucks coming to Dayton?
DAYTON — Rhea County is just a few steps closer to seeing a Starbucks open in Dayton after the Rhea County Commission and the Dayton City Council voted today to move forward with the local Food City’s plans to relocate to the corner of Highway 27 and Highway 60, near Abel Drive and Zaxby’s. At a Rhea County Commission meeting on Tuesday, officials from Food City requested a property tax abatement while opening a new location near downtown Dayton. During the presentation to the Rhea...
Tragic late-night crash raises questions over safety on Blythe Ferry boat ramps
From NewsChannel 9: A late night arrest turned into tragedy after a Meigs County deputy inadvertently drove off of a boat ramp and into the Tennes. From NewsChannel 9: A late night arrest turned into tragedy after a Meigs County deputy inadvertently drove off of a boat ramp and into the Tennessee river.
Building and Grounds Committee Meets Monday, March 4, 2024 at 4:30 pm in room 310 on the third floor of the old Cumberland County courthouse.
The Building and Grounds Committee will be meeting on Monday, March 4, 2024 at 4:30 pm in room 310 on the third floor of the old Cumberland County courthouse.
Family sues healthcare facility for $10 million son allegedly burned in shower, caregiver facing criminal charges
CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Tenn. — It was the first day of this year when Hannah Cox was preparing a family meal. Her husband, Gerry Cox, said he was killing time around town waiting to pick up their 24-year-old son, Dillon Cox, from D&S Community Services. It was his home at the time.
Firefighters Respond to Brush Fires Today
Roane County Emergency fire personnel have responded to several brush fires today throughout the county. One earlier on Sugar Grove Valley Road and one on Eskridge Road. You are reminded to get a burn permit which is required for outdoor burning, or you could face penalties if such a fire were to get out of control and destroy someone else’s property or result in injuries.
City of Harriman hosting Job Fair Today
A Final reminder that today the City of Harriman is having a job fair for those looking for work. Today from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Frederick W Gates Hall room, located inside Harriman City Hall at 408 North Roane Street .Go prepared to meet employers from Harriman Utility Board, Team Health, Tennessee Valley Authority, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Michael Dunn Center, Patriot Home Care, and the local Carpenters Union. It’s a free event open to the General Public. Interviews will be done on site with immediate job openings available with excellent pay and benefits. The City of Harriman along with the Harriman Utility Board is hosting the job fair today, February 22nd 3:00 p.m. till 7:00 p.m. at Harriman City Hall.