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Friday, December 06, 2019

I-40 Challenge results
Tennessee law enforcement officials have announced the results of the annual "I-40 Challenge” traffic safety initiative along the I-40 corridor over the Thanksgiving holiday. In Tennessee, I-40 enforcement increased on the busiest travel days during the Thanksgiving holiday, with troopers stationed every 20 miles on Interstate 40. The THP reports two fatal crashes this year compared to none last year. One of the fatalities was unrestrained. This year there were 7 alcohol-related crashes compared to 5 last year. There were 179 total crashes on I-40 in Tennessee over the holiday period this year, 31 more than last year. There were 16 drug seizures this year compared to just 4 last year. This year there were 26 DUI arrests compared to just 12 last year. But more people are wearing their seatbelts. ...118 citations this year compared to 277 last year. I-40 runs through Tennessee for 455 miles.


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Thursday, January 23, 2020

  • Sutton chooses the electric chair
  • Cocke County home fires
  • Holt free on bond
  • Board of Sanitation
  • TVA fuel costs to drop

    Wednesday, January 22, 2020

  • Worex-Parker terminated
  • South Highway 321 closure
  • Cocke County Legislative Body meets
  • Alexander on impeachment
  • Greene County cattle rustlers
  • Tennessee is # 1
  • Gasoline prices are dropping

    Tuesday, January 21, 2020

  • Morris indicted
  • Legislative session is underway
  • Grooms/Valentine charges
  • Legal aid for seniors
  • KCCB litter pickup postponed
  • Krystal files for Chapter 11

    Monday, January 20, 2020

  • Forest Hills Baptist Church destroyed by fire
  • Rafting was positive in 2019
  • Thacker arrest
  • New Market robbery
  • Barrett teen is back home.

    Saturday, January 18, 2020

  • Joy Barrett is missing
  • Worex-Parker has been terminated Update)
  • General Committee talks recreation
  • KCCB announces cleanup/environmental projects
  • Waterline break in Parrottsville
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