Bledsoe County Newswire

Bledsoe County Newswire

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  1. Robert Joe Whittenburg, 43, of Pikeville was charged with two counts of criminal homicide.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Lebanon Democrat

    Robert Joe Whitenburg, 43, of Pikeville, was arrested in connection to the killing of a mother and her daughter last week after a multiple-agency investigation. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Bledsoe County Sheriff's Office and the Pikeville Police Department all worked together in the investigation.

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  2. Man charged after mother, daughter found dead in Tenn. homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | WKRN

    ... afternoon and is charged with two counts of criminal homicide. He is currently being held without bond at the Bledsoe County jail.

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  3. Pikeville Man Arrested, Charged In Connection With Double HomicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Chattanoogan.com

    A joint investigation by special agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Bledsoe County Sheriff's Department, and the Pikeville Police Department has resulted in the arrest of a Pikeville man in connection to the homicide of a mother and her daughter last week. At the request of 12th District Attorney General Michael Taylor, TBI agents joined the investigation into the circumstances involving the deaths of two women, identified as Dedra Lawrence, 24, and Deanna Lawrence, 46, shortly after authorities found them deceased in a home on Oct. 30, on Sawmill Road in Pikeville.

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  4. Tennessee boyfriend charged after woman, mother found dead in homeRead the original story

    Friday Dec 1 | WAAY

    Bledsoe County Sheriff Jimmy Morris tells WRCB-TV that the women were found in a Pikeville home Thursday night. District Attorney General Michael Taylor requested a probe by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, which identified the women as 46-year-old Deanna Lawrence and her daughter, 24-year-old Dedra Lawrence.

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  5. Boyfriend charged after woman, mother found dead in homeRead the original story

    Friday Dec 1 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Bledsoe County Sheriff Jimmy Morris tells WRCB-TV that the women were found in a Pikeville home Thursday night. District Attorney General Michael Taylor requested a probe by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, which identified the women as 46-year-old Deanna Lawrence and her daughter, 24-year-old Dedra Lawrence.

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  6. Missing woman and child found in CheyenneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | KGWN

    ... and sexual assault. Although Cheyenne police could not confirm whether the child was also found, the Bledsoe County Sheriff's Department in Tennessee shared a Facebook post by the child's father, saying Jeremiah Frazier was found safe in Wyoming. ...

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  7. Looking Back: a teacher from a local school remains behind bars until age 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    Taking a look at a past case in Murfreesboro involving a teacher convicted of five counts of rape, twelve counts of sexual battery by an authority figure and seven counts of statutory rape of a male high school student... It appears as if Steven Craig Fults continues to serve his time behind bars at the Bledsoe County Correctional Complex in Tennessee. You may recall Fults was a 7th grade teacher at Barfield Elementary School at the time of the accusations.

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  8. Raising the bannerRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Herald-Citizen

    Tonight, the Upperman High School basketball teams will take on Bledsoe County at their home gym in Baxter, but it is a very important night for the girls' team. The Lady Bees will be raising the a Tonight, the Upperman High School basketball teams will take on Bledsoe County at their home gym in Baxter, but it is a very important night for the girls' team.

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  9. Residents And Businesses To Get Internet Access With USDA AssistanceRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... internet for at least two years in the locations listed above. Bledsoe Telephone Cooperative Corporation in Bledsoe County and Twin Lakes Telephone Cooperative Corporation located in Jackson County are two telephone coops that received loans. ...

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  10. Trousdale County's Isiah Harper (6) turns the corner and heads for the end zone in the first quarter.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Lebanon Democrat

    HARTSVILLE Trousdale County took full advantage of its first home playoff game in three years, routing Bledsoe County 34-6 on Friday night in the opening round of the Class 2A playoffs. Senior Isiah Harper ran for two touchdowns in the game's first six minutes as the Yellow Jackets jumped out to a 14-0 lead.

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  11. Trousdale County's Kobe Ford breaks away from the Jackson County...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... against Trousdale's backups to make the score somewhat more respectable. Trousdale County will host Bledsoe County in the first round of the playoffs next Friday, while Jackson County will travel to Chattanooga Tyner. RUSHING-JC, Long 19-79, ...

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  12. Gerdes, Bustamante Lead Mocs At Georgia SouthernRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... 26 Copper Basin 20 Maryville 31 Bradley Central 7 Cleveland 42 McMinn County 38 Meigs County 60 Wartburg 8 Bledsoe County 3 Tellico Plains 0 Marion County 34 Polk County 7 Brainerd 38 McMinn Central 0 Red Bank ... (click for more) The ...

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  13. Paramedic charged with stealing gun during medical callRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | EMS1.com

    BLEDSOE COUNTY, Tenn. - A paramedic was charged with stealing a gun during a medical call after a repo man told police he later pulled the gun on him at his home Monday.

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  14. Wildcats look to play spoilerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    For the next two weeks, the Polk County Big Red Train will be on the road to close out the 2017 regular season.The Wildcats have a chance next week to improve their standing in Region a POLK COUNTY'S Andrew Coffey looks in a pass from quarterback Nate Waters on a two-point conversion against Bledsoe County. The Wildcats travel to face No.

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  15. Katherine LaGrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Elizabeth Bowman in Tennessee. Kay was raised in the mountains of Tennessee between Pikeville and Dayton in Bledsoe County. It was here that she met and married her first husband, Ross Blaylock. They had two daughters, Linda Joyce and Freida. The ...

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  16. Jasper man seeking sex with a minor via social media arrested in Bledsoe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    A Jasper, Tenn. man has been arrested in Bledsoe County after Sheriff's Department officials say he tried to setup a sexual encounter with a 16-year-old girl through a social media website.

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  17. Wildcats looking for playoff berthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    With three games left to play and the last home game of the season coming up Friday night, the Polk County Wildcats are in pretty close to a do-or-die situation when it comes to the postseason.The a THE POLK COUNTY WILDCATS will be on the prowl looking to break a three year playoffs drought Friday, when Bledsoe County comes to Benton.. With three games left to play and the last home game of the season coming up Friday night, the Polk County Wildcats are in pretty close to a do-or-die situation when it comes to the postseason.

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  18. Cleveland's Lil' John Ownbey Wins At Crossville SpeedwayRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Raceway. The inaugural "Larry ... (click for more) Region Volleyball Match ups MONDAY, October 9 Class A At Bledsoe County MONDAY, October 9 Copper Basin vs Bledsoe County 5:30 p.m. Polk County vs Harriman 7 p.m. Class A At Sale Creek MONDAY, ...

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  19. Region Volleyball SchedulesRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    Region Volleyball Match ups MONDAY, October 9 Class A At Bledsoe County MONDAY, October 9 Copper Basin vs Bledsoe County 5:30 p.m. Polk County vs Harriman 7 p.m. Class A At Sale Creek MONDAY, October 9 Sale Creek vs Community 4:30 p.m. Marion Co.

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  20. Knox Co. horse diagnosed with West Nile Virus Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Tennessee Department of Agriculture announced Friday that three horses in the state had been diagnosed with viruses that inflect the blood. Another in Davidson County contracted West Nile, and a horse in Bledsoe County tested positive for equine infectious anemia .

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