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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Farragut excited about new faces this fallwith a record of 10-2. Now, heading into 2016, the Admirals are hoping some ne
Farragut excited about new faces this fall
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 7 hours ago
with a record of 10-2. Now, heading into 2016, the Admirals are hoping some new talent will help them earn a spot in Cookeville. "We've just got a lot of good, young players coming up," said senior Adam Fulton. "I don't think a lot of people... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
For Greenback Cherokees football, it's good to be backsaid. Greenback only has one title to its name from the 1980s, but is ready to
For Greenback Cherokees football, it's good to be back
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted yesterday
said. Greenback only has one title to its name from the 1980s, but is ready to add a second. Players feel another trip to Cookeville is in the cards in 2016. "We're going to be really fast," senior Kayne Roberts said. "We lost some linemen, but... Read more
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Shelbyville Times-Gazette
Heavy lifting: Vikings intend to dominate this seasongreat for us and we're going to do alright," McClain added. Last week, the lin
Heavy lifting: Vikings intend to dominate this season
Shelbyville Times-Gazette / Posted yesterday
great for us and we're going to do alright," McClain added. Last week, the linemen showed their colors at the FCA camp in Cookeville at Tennessee Tech University. The Viking linemen finished first for the week in competition out of 15 teams... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court casesand next of kin together with all costs of suit. 16-CV-0460 - Harry L. Palmer,
Clark County Common Pleas Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
and next of kin together with all costs of suit. 16-CV-0460 - Harry L. Palmer, New Carlisle, v. Averitt Express, Inc., Cookeville, Tenn., and Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, Columbus, notice of appeal. 16-DR-0621 - Debra Crowell, New... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
The Beacon Center ListCreek Falls in Spencer received over $3 million and another $3 million was allo
The Beacon Center List
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
Creek Falls in Spencer received over $3 million and another $3 million was allocated for one at Cummins Falls State Park in Cookeville. * -- The Tennessee Department of the Treasury makes a determined effort to find owners of “unclaimed property”... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Braswell Hoping To Turn Central Football Fortunes Aroundplayoffs will begin on November 4 with state championships being determined the
Braswell Hoping To Turn Central Football Fortunes Around
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
playoffs will begin on November 4 with state championships being determined the first week of December at Tennessee Tech in Cookeville. While most teams have been working out in shorts and helmets, the rubber really hits the road on Monday when... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
BirthsNaylor, Rockford, a boy, Oscar Michael Kyle McMahan and Leslie Bryant, Newport
Births
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Naylor, Rockford, a boy, Oscar Michael Kyle McMahan and Leslie Bryant, Newport, a girl, Allison Bell Keiwana Copeland, Cookeville, a boy, Michael James Robert Dickson and Jennifer Terry, Powell, a girl, Elizabeth Nevaeh-Jane Sam Doung and... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Storm that killed 3 in East Tennessee was a derechoVirginia through the Tri-Cities and Knoxville metros and back along the Interst
Storm that killed 3 in East Tennessee was a derecho
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Virginia through the Tri-Cities and Knoxville metros and back along the Interstate 40 corridor into Middle Tennessee near Cookeville. This entire complex of storms was capable of producing 60-70 mph straight-line wind gusts, localized intense 80... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Onetime 314-pound Chattanooga pastor faces daunting 314-mile race314 miles long and there's something that's happening in every one of those mil
Onetime 314-pound Chattanooga pastor faces daunting 314-mile race
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
314 miles long and there's something that's happening in every one of those miles," said Dallas Smith, a 76-year-old Cookeville resident and two-time finisher of the race who wrote a book about his experience, "Bench of Despair: One Runner's... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
All in the family: Joe Duncan, 92, presides over yet another family reunionsaid they had helped organize previous reunions, sometimes with themes. This ye
All in the family: Joe Duncan, 92, presides over yet another family reunion
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
said they had helped organize previous reunions, sometimes with themes. This year's was organized by Freddie Duncan of Cookeville, who has a moving and storage business and is the leader of a rock band, the Legacy. Congressman Duncan said he... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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11 News Houston
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
11 News Houston / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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First Coast News
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
First Coast News / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
KTVB Boise / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinctiontough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Tennessee community founded by freed slaves fights extinction
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux Klan. Still,... Read more
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USA Today
Town founded by freed slaves celebrates 200 yearstough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He
Town founded by freed slaves celebrates 200 years
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
tough. “Some of these people were so poor they could hardly eat,” he said. He said he and other kids bused 40 minutes to Cookeville, Tenn., to attend school during segregation, and Free Hill also was the occasional target of the Ku Klux... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Middle TN remains under State of Emergency after flash floodingintersections. TEMA reports scattered downed trees and some power outages. Ab
Middle TN remains under State of Emergency after flash flooding
WSMV Nashville / Posted 16 days ago
intersections. TEMA reports scattered downed trees and some power outages. About 2,000 people were without power in Cookeville after thunderstorms rolled through just after 3 a.m. Many roads were blocked by downed trees. Heavy rains caused... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
TBI warns of overdoses from counterfeit Rx drugsDirector Mark Gwyn saying then that drug dealers are preying on citizens with d
TBI warns of overdoses from counterfeit Rx drugs
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
Director Mark Gwyn saying then that drug dealers are preying on citizens with drug addictions. A January investigation in Cookeville turned up 300 pills stamped to look like Percocet but containing the more potent opioid. "Buying or using fake... Read more
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Daily Herald
Likens named Herald-Citizen managing editorCOOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- Longtime community newspaper journalist Terri Likens has b
Likens named Herald-Citizen managing editor
Daily Herald / Posted 18 days ago
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- Longtime community newspaper journalist Terri Likens has been named managing editor of the Herald-Citizen newspaper. The 58-year-old Likens comes to Cookeville's daily newspaper after working the past few months as... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Likens named Herald-Citizen managing editorCOOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Longtime community newspaper journalist Terri Likens h
Likens named Herald-Citizen managing editor
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 18 days ago
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Longtime community newspaper journalist Terri Likens has been named managing editor of the Herald-Citizen newspaper. The 58-year-old Likens comes to Cookeville's daily newspaper after working the past few months as... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Likens named Herald-Citizen managing editorCOOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Longtime community newspaper journalist Terri Likens h
Likens named Herald-Citizen managing editor
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Longtime community newspaper journalist Terri Likens has been named managing editor of the Herald-Citizen newspaper. The 58-year-old Likens comes to Cookeville's daily newspaper after working the past few months as... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Likens named Herald-Citizen managing editorCOOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Longtime community newspaper journalist Terri Likens h
Likens named Herald-Citizen managing editor
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Longtime community newspaper journalist Terri Likens has been named managing editor of the Herald-Citizen newspaper. The 58-year-old Likens comes to Cookeville's daily newspaper after working the past few months as... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Likens named Herald-Citizen managing editorCOOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Longtime community newspaper journalist Terri Likens h
Likens named Herald-Citizen managing editor
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 days ago
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Longtime community newspaper journalist Terri Likens has been named managing editor of the Herald-Citizen newspaper. The 58-year-old Likens comes to Cookeville's daily newspaper after working the past few months as... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Tennessee Tourism Round Up For July 2-22: Independence Day And BeyondPark features Ruby Wilson and the National Park Service Centennial Band 5:30-8
Tennessee Tourism Round Up For July 2-22: Independence Day And Beyond
The Chattanoogan / Posted 23 days ago
Park features Ruby Wilson and the National Park Service Centennial Band 5:30-8 p.m. CT at Shiloh National Military Park. Cookeville – Red, White & Boom includes a free fireworks show, Slide CKVL, music and more in downtown... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
New commander takes charge of Knoxville’s Army recruitinga territory that included 22 counties, 68 high schools and Army recruiting offi
New commander takes charge of Knoxville’s Army recruiting
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
a territory that included 22 counties, 68 high schools and Army recruiting offices in Knoxville, Maryville, Oak Ridge, Cookeville and Crossville. Neal, whose next duty assignment will be at Fort Stewart, Ga. — where he will serve as battalion... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
German actor Goetz George dies at age 77stab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Depar
German actor Goetz George dies at age 77
WSMV Nashville / Posted 27 days ago
stab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Department Fire destroys 10 apartment units in CookevilleFire destroys 10 apartment units in Cookeville A fire at a Cookeville Apartment complex destroyed 10 units... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Suspect arrested in shooting, carjacking of woman in East Nashvillestab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Depar
Suspect arrested in shooting, carjacking of woman in East Nashville
WSMV Nashville / Posted 27 days ago
stab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Department Fire destroys 10 apartment units in CookevilleFire destroys 10 apartment units in Cookeville A fire at a Cookeville Apartment complex destroyed 10 units... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Man accused of shooting 2 people outside Clarksville pool hallstab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Depar
Man accused of shooting 2 people outside Clarksville pool hall
WSMV Nashville / Posted 27 days ago
stab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Department Fire destroys 10 apartment units in CookevilleFire destroys 10 apartment units in Cookeville A fire at a Cookeville Apartment complex destroyed 10 units... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Suspect arrested in 3 auto parts store burglaries in Nashvillestab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Depar
Suspect arrested in 3 auto parts store burglaries in Nashville
WSMV Nashville / Posted 27 days ago
stab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Department Fire destroys 10 apartment units in CookevilleFire destroys 10 apartment units in Cookeville A fire at a Cookeville Apartment complex destroyed 10 units... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
After Dalai Lama met Lady Gaga, China warns of his motivesstab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Depar
After Dalai Lama met Lady Gaga, China warns of his motives
WSMV Nashville / Posted 27 days ago
stab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Department Fire destroys 10 apartment units in CookevilleFire destroys 10 apartment units in Cookeville A fire at a Cookeville Apartment complex destroyed 10 units... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
3 auto parts stores burglarized in Nashvillestab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Depar
3 auto parts stores burglarized in Nashville
WSMV Nashville / Posted 27 days ago
stab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Department Fire destroys 10 apartment units in CookevilleFire destroys 10 apartment units in Cookeville A fire at a Cookeville Apartment complex destroyed 10 units... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Woman's car catches fire after crash on Dickerson Pikestab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Depar
Woman's car catches fire after crash on Dickerson Pike
WSMV Nashville / Posted 27 days ago
stab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Department Fire destroys 10 apartment units in CookevilleFire destroys 10 apartment units in Cookeville A fire at a Cookeville Apartment complex destroyed 10 units... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Family of Pat Summitt: 'Past few days have been difficult'stab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Depar
Family of Pat Summitt: 'Past few days have been difficult'
WSMV Nashville / Posted 27 days ago
stab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Department Fire destroys 10 apartment units in CookevilleFire destroys 10 apartment units in Cookeville A fire at a Cookeville Apartment complex destroyed 10 units... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Woman crashes on Dickerson Pikestab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Depar
Woman crashes on Dickerson Pike
WSMV Nashville / Posted 27 days ago
stab wounds, some of which are critical, according to the Sacramento Fire Department Fire destroys 10 apartment units in CookevilleFire destroys 10 apartment units in Cookeville A fire at a Cookeville Apartment complex destroyed 10 units... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Doddridge County’s Adam McGill takes top honorsa time of 2:52:58. Grant Baylor of Belton, SC came in second at 2:55:13, with
Doddridge County’s Adam McGill takes top honors
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 27 days ago
a time of 2:52:58. Grant Baylor of Belton, SC came in second at 2:55:13, with third place going to Jordan A. Ashburn of Cookeville, TN with 2:58:21. The riders are among a handful of those across the country, both in ATV and dirt bike cross... Read more
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