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Three Arrested For Opana

A Woodbury arrest led to DUI and drug charges before Christmas.  According to Woodbury Police Reports, Christopher Shane Herrod was arrested for DUI after being pulled over.  Herrod was also have found to have Opana on him so he was charged with Possession of Schedule II drugs and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia in the ... Read more

Livestock Producers To Have New Feeding Animal Rules Starting January 1

With the new year just days away, livestock producers will have new federal rules to follow when feeding their animals. Beginning Jan. 1, a licensed veterinarian must approve and supervise use of certain medications in livestock feed. “Antibiotics are vitally important for fighting illness and maintaining livestock health,” state veterinarian Dr. Charles Hatcher said. “However, ... Read more

Woman Wants To Transfer Tags Gets Refused By Auto Dealer

Recent break-in and theft reports taken by the Cannon County Sheriff’s Department include: Ms. Lucinda Stepp came to the Cannon County Sheriff’s Office to file a report for a missing/stolen tag.  She reports that the auto lot she bought the vehicle from, has the tag she was wanting to transfer and they refused to give ... Read more

Man Notices Christmas Lights Stolen

A Cannon County Sheriff’s Deputy was dispatched to a Hollow Springs Road Residence for a Theft of Property report.  Upon arrival, the deputy spoke with Mr. Gregory Forst.  Mr. Forst advised the deputy that he was sitting in the living room watching television when he heard a car door open and shut.  Upon looking outside ... Read more

Foster Parent Orientation In McMinnville Tonight

If you’ve had thoughts about becoming a foster parent, you are encouraged to attend tonight’s Foster Parent Orientation from 6 to 8 PM at the Northside Baptist Church in McMinnville.  Northside Baptist Minister and foster parent Michael Carr is hosting the orientation for the public.  The orientation will be a question and answer session to ... Read more

High School Basketball Schedule Today

From Sevier County:  Today’s Games For Cannon County High School Cannon County Lionettes vs Sevier County at Sevier County 5:30 CST Cannon County Lions fell to Meigs Ohio 72-46 will play Seymour at 5:30 today at Pigeon Forge Middle School in the King Of The Smokies Classic.

Wanted Readyville Woman Caught In Murfreesboro

A Readyville woman who was driving in Murfreesboro without her seatbelt was pulled over and ultimately arrested for various charges.  According to Murfreesboro Police Reports, 35 year old Manda Rae Wagner of Bradyville Road in Readyville  was placed under arrest after police observed her driving on John Bragg Highway without her seat belt on.  A ... Read more

Lionettes Advance To Quarterfinals With A One Point Win

The Cannon County Lionettes defeated  Cullman High School from Cullman Alabama 60-59.  Maleah Scott was the leading scorer  leading with 19 points and 12 rebounds. Kristin Fann added 13.  The Lionettes will move to the winner’s bracket and play in the quarterfinal round at 5:30 CST against the winner of the Sevier County-Albertville Alabama game ... Read more

Bradyville Woman Accused Of Running Over Pedestrian

A 39 year old Bradyville woman has been accused of accidentally running over a pedestrian in the Murfreesboro area. The accident occurred on Highway 70 last Thursday According to wgnsradio.com The Tennessee Highway Patrol reports that Heather Kreitzman was driving a Toyota Corolla near Mt. Herman Road when she hit a man walking across the ... Read more

Off To Gatlinburg For High School Ball Teams

The Cannon County High School Basketball teams will be participating in a couple of tournaments this week that will see them playing teams from other states.  The Cannon County Lionettes will take part in a tournament at Sevier County High School.  Their first round opponent will be a team from Cullman Alabama. Game time starts ... Read more