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Thursday, November 07, 2019

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The Tennessee Department of Transportation frequently urges motorists to drive carefully in highway work zones. Now the Tennessee Highway Patrol says two Tennessee Department of Transportation contractors were killed and one injured in a crash early Wednesday morning along Interstate 40 in Arlington. A state trooper was also injured and is hospitalized. The two TDOT employees who died, were identified as Jared Helton, 22, and Justin Stafford, 30. And a 22 year-old man, sustained non-life-threatening injuries. TDOT issued a statement saying "We are extremely saddened by the loss of two contract workers and for the TNHighwayPatrol officer who was injured. Please Work with Us, Move Over Slow down. The department's "Work with Us" campaign asks drivers to move over and slow down for emergency and state highway vehicles and workers. As part of the campaign, TDOT created a marker to honor the 112 workers who died in the line of duty from 1948 to 2017.

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Friday, November 15, 2019

  • Jimmy Dunn urges reporting of elder/vulnerable abuse
  • Tennessee pushing for more child care in distressed counties
  • Thanksgiving travel
  • Vaping update
  • October jobless rate

    Thursday, November 14, 2019

  • Convenience center closed Friday and Saturday
  • Howard plea to child sexual offense
  • Home burglary
  • Tennessee teens are dangerous drivers
  • Cold temps in TVA land
  • Nettles wants more opportunities for female country muicians
  • Horse diagnosed with EEE

    Wednesday, November 13, 2019

  • Jefferson County fatal crash
  • Newport City Council
  • Denton arrests
  • Jefferson drug bust
  • Dean Foods files for bankruptcy protection

    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

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