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  1. Athens man killed when experimental aircraft crashes after take-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Witnesses said a small aircraft crashed right after taking off at Chilhowee Gilderport just North of Benton in Polk County, Tennessee. The plane crashed at the end of the runway at around 2:45 p.m. Saturday according to the Polk County Sheriff's Office.


  2. Athens auto-shop catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Viewers told WATE 6 ON Your Side the fire started at Friendly City Auto Car and Towing, located at 703 W Madison Avenue in Athens. McMinn County Sheriff's Department told WTVC that there were no injuries in the fire.


  3. Man wanted on 34 warrants in Knoxville spotted in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Shane Albertson, according to WTVC-TV , is also wanted in Florida on felony drug charges. Sheriff Joe Guy told Newschannel 9 Albertson crashed his car near the K-Mart in Athens when deputies tried to pull him over.


  4. Large amount of drugs found at Athens homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Two people face charges after the McMinn County Sheriff's Office found $80,000 worth of narcotics, as well as money and guns. Sheriff Joe Guy says narcotics officers were investigating a home on Matlock Street and ended up making a traffic stop on Williams.


  5. Gas prices dip below $2 in parts of East TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    For the fourth straight week, gas prices are going down in Tennessee. While you may not have seen it just yet, some drivers have spotted gas as low as $1.89 a gallon in McMinn County.


  6. McMinn County mother charged; Daughter, 2, airlifted to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Whitney Leeann Richesin was charged with aggravated child abuse and neglect for an incident her house, off County Road 370 in Athens. Two witnesses said they saw Richesin become angry after a conversation, reaching into a vehicle and striking her five-year-old son with her fist.


  7. McMinn County vehicle fire closes I-75N; at least 1 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee Highway Patrol said when they arrived at an accident on Interstate 75 near Athens they found a vehicle on fire with the driver still inside. Tennessee Highway Patrol said northbound lanes of the interstate were shut down after the fire caught part of the surrounding grass on fire in the median.


  8. Serious crash involving church bus in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating a serious crash involving a pickup and a bus owned by the Zion Hill Baptist Church in Englewood that had 12 children on the bus. The crash happened Thursday morning on Highway 30 near the armory.


  9. Athens pharmacy break in, $4,000 in narcotics missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    It happened on the 1000 block of W. Madison Ave., where officers found the front door of the building left open with a section of the metal door and lock bent. Police believe a crowbar or similar tool was used to forced the locked door open.


  10. McMinn deputies remember doctor killed in Mass. plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    National Transportation Safety Board and FAA investigators are still looking into what caused a plane crash in Massachusetts that killed an East Tennessee family. Dr. Rick Kalister of Farragut Tennessee, along with his wife Betty and their daughter Nicole were killed when the plane they were in crashed into the home, just minutes over the Rhode Island border.


  11. Athens businessman accused of plotting to murder his wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    According to Sheriff Joe Guy, a detective got a call from Timothy Ryan, 44, Friday evening. Ryan said he'd been approached by Charles Johnson, 47, of Athens, about a scheme to murder Johnson's wife.


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