Weakley County Newswire

Weakley County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Weakley County, TN.

Results 1 - 20 of 52 in Weakley County, TN

  1. John ElkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | KFVS12

    Weakley County Sheriff's deputies tried to serve a violation of probation warrant to John Calvin Elkins, 32, of Martin, TN but he decided to jump into his car and drive off to avoid the warrant. Officers lost Elkins during the chase on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017 and on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 agencies found him in the passenger seat of a red 2002 Chevrolet Malibu on Rock Mclain Road, in Dresden.

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  2. Paul Jones FrieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... 2017, at Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah, Kentucky. Born Wednesday, January 1, 1941 in Weakley County, Tennessee, he was an adjuster for Federal Crop Insurance. He was a graduate of the University of Kentucky and Murray State ...

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  3. Two children killed in Tennessee house fire Read Story Katherine Burgess, [email protected]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... departments from Dresden, Sharon, South Fulton and Union City also responded to the fire, in addition to the Weakley County Emergency Management Agency, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and others. Donations for the family can be dropped off at ...

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  4. House fire claims two lives in MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 2 | The Jackson Sun

    ... and fire departments from Dresden, Sharon, South Fulton and Union City also responded, in addition to Weakley County EMA, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and others. A firefighter climbs to the second floor of a home on the 300 block of Main ...

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  5. Football teams deserve fans watchingRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    ... hosted Adamsville in a Class 2A semifinal, and Rotary Field hosted one of the largest gatherings of people in Weakley County this decade. Considering the fact other storied programs nearby like Westview, Union City, Huntingdon, McKenzie and Henry ...

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  6. Man charged in thefts of 4-wheelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    In the last few weeks 4 wheelers were stolen from a residence on Lynn Point Road outside Greenfield and from a residence on Kimery Store Road also located outside Greenfield, according to the Weakley County Sheriff's Department. Man charged in thefts of 4-wheelers In the last few weeks 4 wheelers were stolen from a residence on Lynn Point Road outside Greenfield and from a residence on Kimery Store Road also located outside Greenfield, according to the Weakley County Sheriff's Department.

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  7. McKenzie votes in liquor by the drinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | The Fulton Leader

    ... Andy Holt, a Republican from Dresden, who will be beginning his fourth term, won easily. He represents Weakley County and portions of Carroll County involving McKenzie and Bruceton. In Carroll County, Holt received 3,049 votes while his opponents, ...

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  8. Woman Shoots, Kills Estranged Husband In Self-DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | AmmoLand

    WBRC FOX 6 News reports 10-24-2016 in Weakley County, Tennessee, deputies responded to a home on Hyndsver Road around 10 p.m. on Sunday. According to Captain Randall McGowan, the investigation revealed that he was the husband of the woman in the home.

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  9. Police: Weakley woman kills husband in selfaRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    ... attacked her with a knife and semi-automatic firearm Sunday evening, according to a press release from the Weakley County Sheriff's Department. The Sheriff's Department found Stephen Delauter dead in the upstairs bedroom of the home on 2200 Hyndsver ...

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  10. Two arrested on meth charges in Weakley CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    Two arrested on meth charges in Weakley County Amanda Jennings and Megan West were arrested Monday, according to police. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Two women in Weakley County were arrested Monday morning and face charges related to drugs, including meth, according to a Weakley County Sheriff's Department release.

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  11. In Weakley County, 11 meth arrests in one dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    Eleven people ranging in age from 20 to 64 were charged in two separate home searches, according to the Weakley County Sheriff's Office. In Weakley County, 11 meth arrests in 1 day Eleven people ranging in age from 20 to 64 were charged in two separate home searches, according to the Weakley County Sheriff's Office.

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  12. Weakley man accused of fraud, burning his own carRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    The Weakley County Sheriff's Department has arrested a man accused of insurance fraud and vandalizing and burning his own car, according to a news release. Weakley man accused of fraud, burning his own car The Weakley County Sheriff's Department has arrested a man accused of insurance fraud and vandalizing and burning his own car, according to a news release.

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  13. Fire, vandalism investigated in Weakley CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    The Weakley County Sheriff's Department and the Sharon Fire Department are asking for the public's help to find the people responsible for vandalizing a car and burning a garage and mobile home at 104 Boxx Road near Sharon. Fire, vandalism investigated in Weakley County The Weakley County Sheriff's Department and the Sharon Fire Department are asking for the public's help to find the people responsible for vandalizing a car and burning a garage and mobile home at 104 Boxx Road near Sharon.

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  14. $5,000 reward offered for info. in TN car vandalism, garage fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | KFVS12

    Authorities are looking for the people responsible for the vandalism of a car and the burning of a garage and mobile home near Sharon, Tennessee on Saturday morning, September 24. According to the Weakley County Sheriff's Department, at around 2 a.m. the resident of the home on Boxx Road said he heard some loud noises outside of his home and saw someone running down his driveway, then running north on Boxx Road. Deputies say a check of the area showed that the man's Nissan Altima had been beaten with a blunt object and spray painted with graffiti.

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  15. DU Rice & Ducks Display Opens at Bass Pro PyramidRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2016 | The Daily News

    ... Lawson , Tullahoma City; Don Roberts of Meigs County; Mike Davis of Robertson County; and Randy Frazier of Weakley County. A Midtown apartment complex has changed hands for $1.6 million. Memphis Property Solutions LLC purchased the property at 290 ...

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  16. 2 TN men accused of stealing TV from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | KFVS12

    ... 32, of Union City, Tenn., were charged with aggravated burglary and theft under $1,000. According to the Weakley County Sheriff's Department, investigators with them and from the Martin Police Department and Obion County Sheriff's Department ...

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  17. Martin, TN pair accused of stealing chainsaw, hedge trimmerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | KFVS12

    A man and woman from Martin, Tennessee are accused of stealing a chainsaw and a hedge trimmer from a garage. According to the Weakley County Sheriff's Department, on Sept.

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  18. Two charged in Weakley County theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    Two charged in Weakley County theft Tristian Ezell and Bradley Wiley were charged following a Wednesday incident. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Two people were arrested following a reported theft Wednesday in Weakley County, according to a news release from the Weakley County Sheriff's Department.

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  19. Two charged with meth possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    Two charged with meth possession Dewond Estes and Kayla Nicole Copeland were charged with meth possession last week in Weakley County. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Two people were arrested last Thursday in Weakley County and charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent to resell, according to a news release from the Weakley County Sheriff's Office.

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  20. Three face TennCare fraud in Weakley CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    Three face TennCare fraud in Weakley County TennCare fraud changed to a Class D felony, punishable by up to four years in prison. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: The Office of Inspector General today announced the arrests in a press release, which are all unrelated; they are: Donna Newsom , 38, of Dresden, charged with three counts of TennCare fraud.

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