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Tennessee Bureau of Investigation serves search warrants in Prostitution, Human Trafficking Investigation

 

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationNashville, TN – Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, working with law enforcement agencies from across the state, executed search warrants on four businesses Wednesday as part of an investigation into organized prostitution and human trafficking in Tennessee.

The investigation resulted in one person being arrested and two businesses being padlocked.

TBI agents received assistance from the Smyrna Police Department, Cumberland County Sheriff’s Department, Rockwood Police Department, Roane County Sheriff’s Office, 9th Judicial Drug Task Force, Athens Police Department, McMinn County Sheriff’s Department and Immigration Customs Enforcement-Homeland Security Investigations in executing the simultaneous search warrants. «Read the rest of this article»

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All American Liquidators Inc. aids Tennessee National Guard Soldier after fire destroys home

 

Written by Staff Sgt. Melisa Washington
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Tennessee National GuardSmyrna, TN – When a fire destroyed Sgt. David Adams’ home in Johnson City, Tennessee, this past Wednesday, he was grateful to have his National Guard family at the ready for support. The house caught fire while he was conducting annual training in Alcoa, Tennessee with his unit, Detachment 1, G Troop, 1/230th Air Cavalry.

All of Adams’ belongings were destroyed, but luckily his brother, who was staying in the home at the time, was able to evacuate without injuries.

All American Liquidators Inc., a furniture company in Smyrna, Tenn., donated several pieces of furniture to Sgt. David Adams from Detachment 1, G Troop, 1/230th Air Cavalry Regiment after learning a fire had destroyed the Soldier's home in Johnson City, Tennessee. (Chief Warrant Officer Emily Wiest)

All American Liquidators Inc., a furniture company in Smyrna, Tenn., donated several pieces of furniture to Sgt. David Adams from Detachment 1, G Troop, 1/230th Air Cavalry Regiment after learning a fire had destroyed the Soldier’s home in Johnson City, Tennessee. (Chief Warrant Officer Emily Wiest)

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Tennessee Highway Patrol arrests Man after Hit and Run Accident involving Six Year Old Child in Rutherford County

 

Tennessee Highway Patrol - THPNashville, TN - The Tennessee Highway Patrol arrested a Murfreesboro man on Sunday night after a hit-and-run incident involving a six-year old child in Smyrna.

Jan Kevin Cooley, 52, was charged with aggravated vehicular assault, leaving the scene of an injury crash, driving on a revoked driver’s license and possession of drug paraphernalia.

He was booked into the Rutherford County Jail. «Read the rest of this article»

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Nashville Sounds begin eight game homestand at Greer Stadium Tuesday, May 27th

 

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Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds continue their #LastCheerAtGreer with the team’s fourth homestand of the year at Greer Stadium, which begins this Tuesday, May 27th.

The eight-game homestand welcomes the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Colorado Rockies affiliate) to Nashville for four games spanning May 27th-30th and the Iowa Cubs (Chicago Cubs affiliate) from May 31st-June 3rd.

Nashville Sounds' Greer Stadium.

Nashville Sounds’ Greer Stadium.

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Clarksville Youth Wins Scholarships at Statewide Competition

 

America’s National Teenager Scholarship OrganizationClarksville, TN – Clarksville’s Naomi Jones, 11, took home top honors when she was crowned Miss Tennessee Preteen National Teenager 2014 at Stewarts Creek High School on March 29th in Smyrna, Tennessee.

Representatives from across the state came to compete in the TN National Teenager Scholarship Pageant to showcase their achievements and accolades, and share over $30,000 in scholarship money and prizes.

2014 Miss Tennessee Preteen National Teenager Naomi Jones.

2014 Miss Tennessee Preteen National Teenager Naomi Jones.

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Austin Peay State University Women’s Basketball signs Sydney Gooch to roster

 

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Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN - Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team continues to add front court depth as head coach Carrie Daniels, has added Sydney Gooch, of Franklin, KY, during the spring signing period that started Wednesday.

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APSU Lady Govs Basketball adds three in fall early signing period

 

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team signed three players to national letters of intent during the recent fall early signing period, head coach Carrie Daniels has announced.

Brianne Alexander, of Smyrna, TN; Falon Baker, of Portland, TN; and Madison Rich, of Bee Spring, KY; will join the Lady Govs for the 2014-15 campaign.

Head coach Carrie Daniels announced the addition of three early signees, Monday. (Brittney Sparn-APSU Sports Information)

Head coach Carrie Daniels announced the addition of three early signees, Monday. (Brittney Sparn-APSU Sports Information)

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TWRA announces 2013-14 Winter Trout Stocking Schedule

 

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency - TWRANashville, TN – The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has announced its 2013-14. TWRA plans to release approximately 90,000 rainbow trout into Tennessee waters from December through March.

The program provides numerous close to home trout fishing opportunities for anglers during the winter months. These fisheries also provide a great opportunity to introduce children or first-time anglers to fishing. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam proclaims POW/MIA Recognition Week

 

State of TennesseeNashville, TN – Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam and Department of Veterans Affairs Commissioner Many-Bears Grinder today announced September 20th-26th, 2013 as POW/MIA Recognition Week. Meanwhile, the United States Department of Defense announces the identification of Major Howard V. Andre, Jr. of Memphis who has been missing in action since July 8th, 1969.

Major Andre and Major James E. Sizemore of Illinois were on a night armed reconnaissance mission when their A-26A Invader aircraft crashed in Xiangkhoang Province, Laos during the Vietnam War. Both men died in the crash but their remains were unaccounted for until April 2013. The Air Force pilots will be returned to their families for burial with full military honors on September 23rd at Arlington National Cemetery. They were classified as missing in action for nearly 44 years.

Major Howard Andre (photo provided by State of Tennessee)

Major Howard Andre (photo provided by State of Tennessee)

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Tennessee Highway Patrol reminds Motorists to Never Leave Children in Unattended Vehicles

 

The Tennessee Highway PatrolNashville, TN – In just the first six months of this year, 10 children have lost their lives in the United States due to hyperthermia. That’s why the Tennessee Highway Patrol is educating the public on the dangers of leaving children in unattended vehicles. State Troopers are urging motorists to take extra precautions as temperatures rise throughout the summer months.

In 2012, there were 32 juvenile vehicular hyperthermia fatalities nationwide. Of that figure, five of the hyperthermia-related deaths were in Tennessee. Those deaths occurred in Nashville (8/7/12), Smyrna (8/2/12) and Cleveland, Tennessee (6/28/12). (Source: San Francisco State University).

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