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Saturday, August 10, 2019

Watson search continues
New details on the escape of Curtis Watson’ and the death of Corrections Officer Debra Johnson were released Friday. An autopsy found that Ms. Johnson died from strangulation and she had also been sexually assaulted. She was found with a cord wrapped around her neck. At last report the manhunt was continuing for Watson who killed Johnson before he escaped from a Lauderdale County prison TBI officials said Thursday they issued three warrants naming Watson for first-degree murder, especially aggravated burglary, and aggravated sexual battery. He was serving a 15 year sentence for kidnapping. The reward for Watson’s capture went up to $52,500 after the FBI and U.S. Marshals pitched in $10,000 each, and The Outdoor Advertising Association of Tennessee also gave the TBI space on digital billboards across the state.


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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

  • Cocke Veterans program
  • Parrottsville home destroyed by fire
  • TennCare hack
  • Gas prices moving up due to tighter supplies

    Monday, November 11, 2019

  • Cocke County crash
  • Greeneville officer involved shooting
  • Unclaimed property

    Saturday, November 09, 2019

  • Highway 25E crash
  • Jimmy Dunn recognized by Congressman Roe

    Friday, November 08, 2019

  • Padgett Mill murder (update)
  • Rolling car leaves minor injuries
  • TWRA collecting deer data
  • UT Promise Scholarship is available
  • Infant mortality improves in Tennessee

    Thursday, November 07, 2019

  • Veterans Day programs
  • Philpot arrest
  • Brandon Clark charges
  • Work with Us
  • Assistance for children with disabilities
  • Straw Plains crash
  • Obese Tennesseans
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