Weakley County Newswire (Page 2)

Weakley County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Weakley County, TN. (Page 2)

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  1. Woman attempts to drive GOP congressman off road over health care vote, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... off the road after he left a town hall meeting at the University of Tennessee at Martin, they said. The Weakley County Sheriff's Office said Wright tailed the car carrying Kustoff. At some point, the congressman and his aide became afraid and ...

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  2. Woman attempts to drive GOP congressman off road over health-care voteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Jewish World Review

    ... off the road after he left a town hall meeting at the University of Tennessee at Martin, they said. The Weakley County Sheriff's Department said Wright tailed the car carrying Kustoff. At some point, the congressman and his aide became afraid and ...

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  3. Woman attempts to drive GOP congressman off road over health-care vote, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... off the road after he left a town hall meeting at the University of Tennessee at Martin, they said. The Weakley County Sheriff's Department said Wright tailed the car carrying Kustoff. At some point, the congressman and his aide became afraid and ...

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  4. Woman attempts to drive GOP congressman off road over health-care vote, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... Wright, 35, tried to force a congressman's car off the road for voting on the Republican health-care bill. (Weakley County Sheriff's Department) A Tennessee woman hated that her congressman voted for the controversial Republican health-care bill in ...

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  5. Angry woman follows congressman down highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    But as he and aide Marianne Dunavant left the engagement, Wright followed them in her own vehicle, driving so close on Highway 45 that Kustoff and Dunavant were "in fear of being forced off the roadway", sheriffs said . Wendi L. Wright , 35, faces charges of felony reckless endangerment after investigators said she trailed Congressman David Kustoff and his aide, Marianne Dunavant , down Highway 45 in Weakley County on May 8. Wright was arrested and charged with reckless endangerment after posting details of the encounter on Facebook, the sheriff's office said.

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  6. Yikes: Deranged Woman Tries to Run GOP Congressman Off the Road Over Healthcare VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Townhall

    ... tried to discuss her grievances with him. Kustoff drove off and "that's why she began following him," Weakley County Sheriff's Department Sergeant told BuzzFeed News. After Kustoff pulled into a driveway, Wright allegedly got out of her car and ...

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  7. Police: Angry woman follows congressman down highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Authorities say a woman followed a congressman down a Tennessee highway, jumped out of her own vehicle, then screamed at him while pounding on the windows of his car. The Weakley County Sheriff's Department said in a news release that Wendi Wright followed a vehicle occupied by Republican U.S. Rep. David Kustoff on Monday night after a town hall meeting with constituents.

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  8. 6. DRASTICCops: Woman Tried to Hurt Pro-AHCA Rep.Charged with felony reckless endangerment.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    ... tried to discuss her grievances with him. Kustoff drove off and "that's why she began following him," Weakley County Sheriff's Department Sergeant told BuzzFeed News. After Kustoff pulled into a driveway, Wright allegedly got out of her ...

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  9. GOP Rep. David Kustoff chased by angry woman after Tenn. town hall, police sayRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | Washington Times

    A woman has been charged with felony reckless endangerment after she allegedly chased Rep. David Kustoff in her car following a town hall meeting at the University of Tennessee's Martin campus. Wendi Wright, 35, was arrested and booked Monday after she chased a vehicle occupied by Mr. Kustoff and aide Marianne Dunavant, putting them in "fear of being forced off of the roadway," the Weakley County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Thursday.

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  10. Woman accused of stalking congressman because of health care voteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | WTVM

    A woman found herself behind bars after she followed a congressman from an agricultural meeting, according to Weakley County Sheriff's Department. Wendi L. Wright, 35, faces charges of felony reckless endangerment after investigators said she trailed Congressman David Kustoff and his aide, Marianne Dunavant, down Highway 45 in Weakley County on May 8. "What she was saying was more cursing at the congressman and his aides," Sgt.

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  11. Police: Angry woman follows Tennessee congressman down highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A woman followed a congressman down a Tennessee highway, jumped out of her own vehicle, then screamed at him while pounding on the windows of his car, authorities said. Wendi Wright, 35, followed a vehicle occupied by Republican U.S. Rep. David Kustoff on Monday after a town hall meeting with constituents at the University of Tennessee at Martin, the Weakley County Sheriff's Department said in a news release.

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  12. Police: Angry woman follows Tenn. congressman down highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | WKRN

    ... highway, jumped out of her own vehicle, then screamed at him while pounding on the windows of his car. The Weakley County Sheriff's Department said in a news release that Wendi Wright followed a vehicle occupied by Republican U.S. Rep. David Kustoff ...

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  13. Woman accused of chasing GOP rep in car after town hallRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | The Hill

    ... Tennessee . The car's occupants were afraid of being forced off the road as a result of Wright's actions, a Weakley County Sheriff's Department release reportedly said. Kustoff's car then pulled over into a driveway, and Wright allegedly left her ...

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  14. After town hall meeting, woman follows congressman's car, berates him18 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Philly.com

    Authorities say a woman followed a congressman down a Tennessee highway, jumped out of her own vehicle, then screamed at him while pounding on the windows of his car. The Weakley County Sheriff's Department said in a news release that Wendi Wright followed a vehicle occupied by Republican U.S. Rep. David Kustoff on Monday night after a town hall meeting with constituents.

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  15. TN woman facing reckless endangerment charge; accused of following congressman, his aideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | KFVS12

    An Obion County, Tennessee woman is accused of following a congressman and his aide after a town hall meeting on Monday, May 8. According to the Weakley County Sheriff's Department, Wright allegedly followed a vehicle occupied by United States Congressman David Kustoff and his aide while they were going down Highway 45 south of Martin, Tenn. Deputies say the two had been at a town hall meeting on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Martin.

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  16. 5 Weakley County students charged in football field vandalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | KFVS12

    Captain Randall McGowan with the Weakley County Sheriff's Department said two students are under 18 and face the charge in juvenile court. The three other students charged are identified as 18-year-old Hunter Walters of Cottage Grove, 18-year-old Donivon Sawyer of Dresden and 19-year-old Devin Mansfield of Dresden.

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  17. CAPTURED: Union City, TN man wanted after chase ends in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | KFVS12

    According to the Martin Police Department, officers responded to the 400 block of Highway 430 just after 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, to help the Weakley County Sheriff's Department with a domestic call involving a firearm. A short time later, an officer with the Martin Police Department stopped Simpson in a car on the Skyhawk Parkway.

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  18. Union City, TN man wanted after chase ends in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | KFVS12

    Officers across western Tennessee are on the lookout for a man suspected in a domestic call that involved a firearm who then ran from police. According to the Martin Police Department, officers responded to the 400 block of Highway 430 just after 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, to assist the Weakley County Sheriff's Department with a domestic call involving a firearm.

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  19. Man wanted in Weakley Co. after leading authorities on high speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | KFVS12

    Authorities in Weakley County, Tennessee are currently searching for a man who led police on a high speed chase in a stolen vehicle. Deputies from the Weakley County Sheriff's Department located Darren Walton, 39, on Monday, April 10 in the Austin Springs area in a green Jeep Cherokee.

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  20. ColorCoat, Inc. to Locate New Facility in South FultonRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... relationship while offering jobs to our citizens and creating success for the company." "TVA and the Weakley County Municipal Electric System congratulate ColorCoat, Inc. on its announcement to locate and create new jobs in Obion County," John ...

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