Tuesday Aug 12
Man gets life sentences for killing two Tennessee postal workers
A former Tennessee corrections officer was sentenced on Tuesday to consecutive life terms for killing two postal workers during a months-long crime spree in which he teamed up with his son for a series of armed robberies and car thefts around the state.
Tuesday Aug 12
Montgomery to be sentenced in Henning killings
A former corrections officer is scheduled to be sentenced in Memphis federal court in the fatal shootings of two rural Tennessee postal workers.
Alex Haley Museum and Interpretive Center in Henning designated Literary Landmark
To celebrate the honour, the museum is hosting a ceremony on Saturday at 3 p.m. It will also honour the late Alex Haley.
American Library Association
Alex Haley Museum to be designated a Literary Landmark by United for Libraries
United for Libraries, in partnership with the Tennessee Historical Commission and the staff and board of the Alex Haley Museum & Interpretive Center, will designate the museum a Literary Landmark at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9. The dedication ceremony honoring Alex Haley will include the unveiling of the official Literary Landmark bronze plaque; ... (more)
The Jackson Sun
1,000 Acre Lake drowning was Lauderdale County man1,000 Acre Lake...
Saturday's Thousand Acre Lake drowning victim has been identified as Brandon Webb, according to Carroll County Sheriff Andy Dickson.