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A Chicago man is being held without bail in the Putnam County Jail after being arrested yesterday by the Cookeville Police Department. Officer Charles Quiett of the Cookeville Police Department stopped a Toyota Tercel being driven by Luis Alberto Lopez, 27, after he failed to come to a complete stop at the intersection of Jere Whitson Avenue and Mississippi Avenue, according to the police report.
PUTNAM COUNTYa S- A referendum for the sale of wine in grocery stores in Cookeville and two referendums calling for the sale of alcohol in stores and also liquor by the drink in Monterey will officially appear on the November election ballot. The Putnam County Election Commission ratified three referendums during its meeting on Monday after all three the petitions calling for the referendums received enough valid signatures and were submitted last month.
"It's miserable for them. They can't get themselves comfortable, and then of course if it's miserable for them sleeping.
The Cookeville Police Department arrested the second suspect in the Sept. 7 theft of the Algood Walmart.
QUESTION: "Has Cookeville ever had a weight loss program for the entire community to teach folks how to live healthier lifestyles and prevent diabetes, etc.?" ANSWER: Lillian Hartgrove, vice president of Workforce Development and Education at the Cookeville-Putnam County Chamber of Commerce, responded to this question: "The Cookeville-Putnam County Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Highlands Economic Partnership, launched the 'Highlands Get Fit' Challenge" in 2011.Now in its fourth year, the Highlands Get Fit Challenge is promoted through area businesses, district schools and organizations in Jackson, Overton, Putnam and White counties.
Richard Ballard was charged with DUI , driving on a suspended license, implied content law violation, registration law violation and violation of financial responsibility law following being stopped by James Lee III of the Cookeville Police Department. The Cookeville Police Department had received an anonymous tip that there was someone who was possibly intoxicated driving a Harley-Davidson motorcycle.
After Tayes initiated his blue lights, the vehicle continued to travel south on Franklin Avenue and finally stopped at Franklin Avenue and Broad Street. The driver of the vehicle was identified as David Walker and a check found his license had been revoked for failure to satisfy criminal offenses in Jackson County.
COOKEVILLEa S- A Cookeville man is now in the Putnam County Jail on a $10,000 bond after being indicted by the grand jury on six counts of sexual exploitation of a minor, according to Lt. Carl Sells of the Cookeville Police Department.
According to the police report, the Fentress County Sheriff's Department has faxed an arrest warrant for a violation of parole that ordered that Koger be held without bond.
COOKEVILLEa S-a The Cookeville city council is expected to have a public hearing at tomorrow's council meeting, and consider the first reading of an ordinance to rezone 420/430 Peek Drive and 412 Blake Circle from RS10 to RM8 .
Yesterday's flash flooding at the intersection of South Willow Avenue and West Broad Street prompted the Cookeville Fire Department to rescue occupants of two stranded vehicles and to direct traffic away from the area.
Two men who reportedly stole items from a neighboring residence returned to the scene as police arrived, according to a report taken by Officer Jason Hees.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 07:41 am
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