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  1. Local SVEC office hosting annual Relay for Life Silent Auction & Soup Lunch Dec. 14thRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    Employees of the Sequarchee Valley Electric Cooperative are once again giving those wishing to do some Christmas shopping with a good cause that opportunity with their annual Relay for Life Silent Auction next week at the SVEC offices in South Pittsburg. The event gives community members the chance to support this worthy cause in two different ways, with the first one being the auction which features many great local items and services members of the SVEC Relay for Life team have been donated from local businesses to help raise money and find a cure.

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  2. Door-to-door sales scam confirmed in Dunlap reminds us to beware any season of scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    The Dunlap Police Department received reports on Tuesday that a male subject was going door to door in the Valley View Subdivision area in Dunlap attempting to sell television service. This subject stated he was with the Bledsoe Telephone Cooperative's Dunlap office, however residents noted he was not in uniform and had no BTC credentials to show.

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  3. Recap from South Pittsburg City Meeting for November 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    Here's the recap of the South Pittsburg City Meeting for November 2017. Don't forget to watch KWN-TV on Charter 195 on Saturday mornings for replays of local city and county meetings.

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  4. Jasper City Meeting Recap for November 2017Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 14 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    Here's a recap of the Jasper City Meeting held for November 2017a You can watch the replay of this meeting and several other area city and county meetings Saturday mornings on KWN-TV on Charter channel 195 in Marion Countya Jasper Christmas Parade will take place on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 6:00pm CST. The Grand Marshall for the parade this year is Bobby Brad Carter.

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  5. Honoring All Who Served: Jasper Veteran's Day Parade scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 11thRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    The Jasper Veteran's Day Parade will be taking place this year on Veteran's Day - Saturday, November 11th, 2017, beginning at 1:00 PM CST in Jasper. The parade, which is presented by the Town of Kimball with the Jasper VFW Post #6362 and Auxiliary, is now in its fifth year and has seen continued growth since it first began.

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  6. South Pittsburg city leaders name Jordan as Police Chief in special called-meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    City leaders in South Pittsburg held a special emergency called meeting on Thursday night to address the task of officially naming a chief for the city's police department. Ryan Meeks, who was appointed as chief back in March, was recently demoted from the position and returned to the role of sergeant back in October after what some have called "low morale" in the department.

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  7. South Pittsburg police officer under investigation for sexual assault after incident over the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    The Marion County Sheriff's Department is currently investigating allegations of sexual assault by an officer with the South Pittsburg Police Department which allegedly occurred over the weekend. 12th Judicial District Attorney General Mike Taylor has confirmed that investigation is ongoing.

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  8. Facts about local school buses during National School Bus Appreciation WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    Following National School Bus Safety Week last week, this week we turn our focus to those that literally do make 'the wheels on the bus go 'round and 'round' - the school bus staff of drivers and other personnel. School bus drivers play an important role in the safety of our children, dedicating their time and talent to make sure students across the nation are transported safely to and from school and school activities every almost every day, According to Marion County School's Director of Attendance and Transportation, Mack Reeves, the Marion County Board of Education's public school system has a total of 13 contract bus drivers who collectively own 25 buses that cover the county getting children to and from school each school day.

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  9. Suspect arrested last week in connection with Oct. 3rd shooting in South PittsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    The man who had been on the run from police following a shooting earlier in October in South Pittsburg was arrested last week, after being on the run since the incident happened on October 3rd. 44-year-old Michael A. Godsby of South Pittsburg allegedly fired shots that sent 19-year-old Zachary K. Cantrell of South Pittsburg to the hospital with two non-life-threatening gunshot wounds - one in the back and once in left hand - from a 9mm semi-automatic pistol after an apparent altercation at a residence in the 200 block of Birch Avenue.

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  10. South Pittsburg City Commission votes to reject plan to use U.S. Army Corps for flood preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    At South Pittsburg's City Commission meeting for October, which was held on Tuesday, Oct. 10th, Mayor Virgil Holder addressed the Commission and those in attendance regarding the proposal received from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers proposal to help prevent flooding in the city. South Pittsburg has suffered two damaging floods since 2013.

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  11. TBI investigating case of police brutality in South PittsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is investigating a case of police brutality that happened over the weekend in South Pittsburg. According to reports, the incident involves the South Pittsburg Police Department and an officer has been accused of kicking a man in the face during a weekend arrest.

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  12. South Pittsburg leaders vote to demote Police ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    Coming just months after being promoted to Chief of Police in South Pittsburg, city leaders voted Tuesday night to demote Chief Ryan Meeks to the rank of sergeant, a position listed as vacant on the city's website. The demotion comes, presumably following a situation that happened over the weekend involving an arrest by another officer that's under investigation by the TBI for police brutality.

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  13. Arrest warrant issued for suspect in connection with shooting in South PittsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    Police have issued an arrest warrant for Michael Godsby in connection to a shooting on Tuesday night in South PIttsburg. The ongoing investigation into a Tuesday night shooting in South Pittsburg has resulted in an arrest warrant being issued for the suspect.

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  14. Around Town: October 6th - November 4thRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    Oct. 6 The South Pittsburg High School Class of 1982 35th Class Reunion will be held at the American Legion Post 62 in South Pittsburg. Attendees are asked to meet the Legion at 6pm CDT, prior to the SPHS Pirates Homecoming game, and the celebration will continue at the Legion after the game until 11pm.

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  15. Shooting in South Pittsburg on Tuesday night leave police looking for suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    Police in South Pittsburg have confirmed that one person was shot on Tuesday night after in an incident that's still under investigation. According to police Chief Ryan Meeks, the department responded to a call on Tuesday night after 10pm CDT, at a residence in the 200 block of Birch Avenue.

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  16. Annual City-Wide Yard Sale is this weekend in South PittsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    This weekend the City of South Pittsburg is hosting their annual city-wide yard sale, with many residents throughout and around the city taking part as well as many churches, school groups, and local organizations. either make money on items that they no longer want or by purchasing items at great deals that they have been looking for from other members of the community.

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  17. Accident with multiple injuries on South Pittsburg Mtn. Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    We have confirmed there's been an accident with multiple injuries on South Pittsburg Mountain involving a multi-passenger van on SR-156. The accident, which happened earlier on Friday evening, resulted in multiple ambulances and emergency crews responding.

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  18. Tax lawsuit filed against owners of old South Pittsburg HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    The old South Pittsburg Hospital as seen here, closed in 1998 and was purchased by Dr. G. Stephen Hayes who has owned it since early 2000. The United States Federal Government has filed a lawsuit against the owners of the old South Pittsburg Hospital over taxes owed.

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  19. South Pittsburg City Meeting for September 2017 RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    Here's the recap of the South Pittsburg City Meeting for September 2017. Don't forget to watch KWN-TV on Charter 195 on Saturday mornings for replays of local city and county meetings.

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  20. Former South Pittsburg Police Chief is back as 'top cop' in another local cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    A former South Pittsburg Police Chief is back at work as the top cop in another city in the Tennessee Valley after he was terminated from his position earlier this year. Robert "Bobby" Simpson, a retired Chattanooga police officer, was hired as South Pittsburg's Chief by a unanimous vote during former Mayor Jane Dawkins' administration in February 2015 after several officers and the former South Pittsburg chief vacated their positions over differences with former city administrators.

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