UPDATE: The Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office’s Tactical Team and the U.S. Marshals Service arrested an armed robbery suspect Wednesday night at a mobile home park near Mount Carmel following an hourlong standoff.
Providing the power for a national champion drag racing team in 2013 was a pretty big deal, but for Surgoinsville engine guru Mike Allen Sr., placing first and second in 2018 was almost as good as it gets.
"(The reviewer) has been with the Tennessee Department of Education for five years, and that's the first time she's had a review that didn't have any findings." — RCS cafeteria manager Colby Wagoner
Christopher Blake Cox became a suspect during the second fire on Dec. 9 when he was spotted by a Hawkins County deputy near the fire scene pouring gas into his stalled pickup which had just run dry moments after an abandoned store was set ablaze using gasoline.
Hawkins County deputies arrested a woman who had been wanted since October for allegedly threatening to stab her estranged husband with a knife and slashing tires on his vehicle and the vehicle of his female guest.
Officer Chad Gillenwater stated in his report that during this pursuit he observed "small unknown items being thrown from the driver's window of the vehicle." SPD Chief James Hammonds said none of those items were recovered on the highway.
"On behalf of all staff and students at Rogersville City School, I join you in welcoming Mrs. Phillips to our table. It's going to be a pleasure to work with her and to see her on this side of what happens at City School." — RCS director Rebecca Isaacs
Bak “alerted" on Bobby Lee Barker, after which a pat down was conducted. A loaded Kel-Tec 9 mm pistol was allegedly found in his front waistband, and a loaded Davis Industries .22 Magnum "Derringer" was found in his left jacket pocket.
"It has happened before, and we've extended the late fee deadline that time. We more or less set a precedent that we're going to have to extend the late fee (deadline)." — Alderman Mark DeWitte
After police had arrested Charles Lee Murray they reportedly found 5.5 Subutex pills missing from his recently filled prescription bottle.