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TBI indicts James Jones of Robertson County for Inappropriate Relationship with Minor

 

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI)

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationNashville, TN – Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a former Robertson County youth pastor accused of having inappropriate sexual contact with a minor.

In September 2017, at the request of 19th District Attorney General John Carney, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of sexual misconduct involving James Clinton Jones (DOB 3/12/80).

James Clinton Jones

James Clinton Jones

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Salt Lake Bees sting Nashville Sounds, 11-6

 

Nashville Sounds

Nashville SoundsSalt Lake City, UT – The Nashville Sounds built an early 3-0 lead but saw their losing streak reach four games with an 11-6 loss to the Salt Lake Bees at Smith’s Ballpark on Saturday night. All nine Sounds hitters reached base safely in the slugfest, but Salt Lake notched 18 hits and went in order just once against Sounds pitchers.

The Sounds jumped out to a 3-0 lead with a big first inning against Jose Suarez. Ramon Laureano and Boog Powell walked to start the game, and Sheldon Neuse moved his hitting streak to 13 games by smashing a two-run triple. Then Neuse scored on a sacrifice fly to deep center by Anthony Garcia.

Nashville Sounds’ losing skid hits four with Game 2 loss to Salt Lake Bees. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds’ losing skid hits four with Game 2 loss to Salt Lake Bees. (Nashville Sounds)

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Tennessee Highway Patrol Participates in Statewide “Safe on Seventy” Traffic Enforcement Campaign

 

Tennessee Highway Patrol

Tennessee Highway Patrol - THPNashville, TN – The Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) is partnering with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO), Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), and local law enforcement agencies across Tennessee in an effort to keep one of the state’s busiest roads safe. 

Enforcement efforts will focus on U.S. Hwy 70 statewide. This is a strict traffic enforcement campaign that will take place on July 31st and August 3rd. This intensified enforcement effort is referred to as “Safe on Seventy.”

U.S. Hwy. 70 runs West to East through 36 counties in Tennessee encompassing 538 miles. U.S. Hwy. 70 ends at the North Carolina state line.  Along the route, the roadway runs parallel to several U.S. and state highways, including those in all three of the state’s major cities (Memphis, Nashville, and Knoxville).

Tennessee Highway Patrol teams up with Law enforcement to keep motorists safe on U.S. Highway 70.

Tennessee Highway Patrol teams up with Law enforcement to keep motorists safe on U.S. Highway 70.

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1000 Fort Campbell Military Kids prepped for Back to School thanks to Operation Homefront

 

Operation Homefront

Operation HomeFrontFort Campbell, KY – Operation Homefront distributed 1,000 backpacks and necessary school supplies to pre-registered military children Friday, July 27th, 2018 at Fort Campbell as a part of Operation Homefront’s annual Back-to-School Brigade®.

Since 2008, Operation Homefront’s Back-to-School Brigade® has distributed more than 300,000 backpacks – each accompanied by school supplies – to military children.

Operation Homefront annual Back-to-School Brigade hands out school supplies at Fort Campbell.

Operation Homefront annual Back-to-School Brigade hands out school supplies at Fort Campbell.

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Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance says Keep Your Home Safe during Summer Travels

 

Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance

Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance - TDCINashville, TN – Whether your vacation plans include sunshine, mountain vistas, or ocean waves, the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance reminds consumers to evaluate their insurance risks and needs before setting off to recharge with family and friends this summer.

Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance and National Association of Insurance Commissioners Provide Tips for Travelers to Keep Home, Valuables Safe While Away.

Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance and National Association of Insurance Commissioners Provide Tips for Travelers to Keep Home, Valuables Safe While Away.

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Mike Vrabel’s First Training Camp as Tennessee Titans Head Coach

 

Tennessee Titans

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – Tennessee Titans fans attending training camp will get their first look at the team under Mike Vrabel, who was named the 19th head coach in franchise history on January 20th by Titans controlling owner Amy Adams Strunk.

Vrabel and his staff, which includes new coordinators Dean Pees (defense) and Matt LaFleur (offense), put the players through a voluntary nine-week offseason program from April through June. The team then scheduled a six-week break before the start of camp.

Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Vrabel during training camp at Saint Thomas Sports Park. (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Vrabel during training camp at Saint Thomas Sports Park. (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

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Dodging the Roadkill: Soaked

 

Dodging the Roadkill - A Biker's JourneyClarksville, TN – I just returned from spending a couple of days in East Tennessee, and riding through the beautiful Smoky Mountains.  There were four of us, and like me, we were like kids in a candy store with the prospects of what laid ahead of us.

The Tail of the Dragon, the Devil’s Triangle, the Foothills Parkway, the Cherohala Skyway and more were ahead of us and we couldn’t get there fast enough.

After meeting for a quick coffee and introductions, (there were a couple of newbies in the bunch) we took off.  

Rainy Highway.

Rainy Highway.

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APSU Football Reports to Camp August 2nd

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU FootballClarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University (APSU) football team will report to fall camp on Thursday, August 2nd, 2018 and begin practicing on Friday, August 3rd.

Many contributors return from last season’s squad that finished 8-4 and in second place in the Ohio Valley Conference. They will be joined Thursday by a group of talented newcomers looking to build on the success of last year’s team.

Austin Peay State University begins practice August 3rd. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University begins practice August 3rd. (APSU Sports Information)

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NASA captures Satellite Image of Hawaii Volcano Lava Flow

 

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA - National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationPasadena, CA – New NASA satellite imagery captured a hot lava flow from fissure 8 of Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano. The flow from fissure 8 extends from the Leilani Estates to the Pacific Ocean — with main ocean entry points near Ahalanui.

The imagery, from the Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection (ASTER) radiometer instrument on NASA’s Terra satellite, was taken on Wednesday, July 25th. Vegetation is shown in red, and clouds are white.

Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano flowing to the Pacific Ocean, imaged July 25th by NASA's Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection (ASTER) instrument. Vegetation shown in red, clouds in white and lava in yellow. (NASA/METI/AIST/Japan Space Systems/U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team)

Lava from Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano flowing to the Pacific Ocean, imaged July 25th by NASA’s Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection (ASTER) instrument. Vegetation shown in red, clouds in white and lava in yellow. (NASA/METI/AIST/Japan Space Systems/U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team)

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