Dyersburg man charged in Sunday night shooting

A Dyersburg man is in jail following a shooting incident Sunday night. Dyersburg Police Chief Steve Isbell says 40-year-old Marcus Williams is charged with Aggravated Assault and Possession of Marijuana. The shooting happened before 7:00 in the 300 block of Reynolds Street when Williams and the victim were involved in a disturbance inside the home […]Read More

City of Martin officially enters into interlocal agreement for fire

The City of Martin has officially entered into an interlocal agreement for fire and rescue with the City of South Fulton. During last night’s Martin City Board meeting, Mayor Randy Brundige explained the agreement… Mayor Brundige says the two cities were already providing mutual aid for fire and rescue, but the agreement makes it official. […]Read More

Carroll County man accused of trying to drown girlfriend’s son

A Carroll County man is accused of trying to drown his girlfriend’s adult son in McKenzie. The victim, Joshua Hollowell, told Weakley County Sheriff’s deputies that his mother’s boyfriend, 45-year-old Scottie Dale Campbell, of Atwood, beat him up and tried to drown him in a pond behind the residence. Hollowell was treated at the scene […]Read More

Three Martin men facing drug charges

Three Martin men are facing multiple drug charges after authorities searched a home in Martin. Weakley County Sheriff’s deputies executed a search warrant at 104 Murphy Drive and found nearly four grams of meth and over 130 grams of marijuana. Deputies also found three baggies of an unknown white substance and glass smoking pipes used […]Read More

Craig Marsh, 60, Martin

A memorial service for Craig Marsh, age 60, of Martin, will be Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at noon at First United Methodist Church in Martin. Friends may assemble at the church at 11:45.Read More

Tennessee gas prices down a penny

For the second time this year, Tennessee’s average gas price saw a week over week decrease – down a penny compared to last week. This week’s average gas price is now $2.68, which is four cents more than a month ago and $1.05 more than a year ago. Once again, Henry County has the cheapest […]Read More

Multiple victims in Knoxville school shooting

Authorities say multiple people including a police officer have been shot at a Knoxville high school, and the scene has been secured. The Knoxville Police Department tweeted that authorities were on the scene of the shooting Monday at Austin-East Magnet High School. The online posting said a Knoxville Police Department officer was reported among the […]Read More