Russell County News-Register

Posted September 3, 2014 at 2:17 pm

A Russell County man was killed and three others injured in a fiery tractor trailer crash on Interstate 75 in Campbell County, Tennessee on Wednesday afternoon, August 27.

The wreck claimed the life of Timmy Holt, a driver for Superior Battery in Russell Springs, and resulted in the closure of all lanes of I-75 in Campbell County for approximately eight hours.

The crash was reported about 2 p.m. central time near Caryville when Tennessee Highway Patrol officials said Holt’s northbound tractor trailer hauling batteries veered across the median and struck a southbound R and L Carriers tanker truck loaded with hazardous oxidizing material, striking a passenger vehicle in the collision as well, according to reports from the scene.

Both trucks became engulfed in flames, and hazardous materials crews were called in. At one point

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    The Herald Citizen

    Posted September 3, 2014 at 2:17 pm

    The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has been requested to investigate the shooting death of a White County woman, according to Josh Devine of the TBI.

    The shooting occurred Thursday evening at Knollcrest Apartments in Sparta.

    According to a

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    Wayne County Outlook

    Posted September 3, 2014 at 2:16 pm

    Two people have been indicted in connection with the fire that heavily damanged the Wayne County Attorney’s Office in May. James Rigney and Tasha Brumley were indicted for second degree arson by a Wayne County Grand Jury on Tuesday, August 19.

    The

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    Times Journal

    Posted September 3, 2014 at 2:16 pm

    After much effort the Russell County Emergency Management and Russell County Fiscal Court received an awards letter last Thursday, August 21, informing that Russell County had been approved for the Safe Room Project grant.

    The two-year process results in the county receiving

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    Times Journal

    Posted May 21, 2014 at 2:16 pm

    Two brothers were arrested late Monday night. May 12 and nearly $8,000 worth of vintage money was recovered and returned to its owner following a joint investigation by he Russell County and Adair County Sheriff’s Departments.

    Donnie Young, 31, and Bradley Young,

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    The Herald Citizen

    Posted May 21, 2014 at 2:15 pm

    A man was shot and killed early yesterday morning during an alleged domestic dispute at a Ben Jared Road home.

    Will Brock, 26, died from gunshot-related injuries sustained in a domestic dispute with his father, Ralph Brock, 67, at their Ben Jared

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    Wayne County Outlook

    Posted May 21, 2014 at 2:15 pm

    A pursuit that began in Wayne County and continued through several counties in Tennessee and then back into Kentucky resulted in the arrest of a local man early Saturday, May 10.

    According to information released by Wayne County Sheriff Charles Boston, Kyle

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