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Putnam County plans to put SROs in all schools

PUTNAM COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – Leaders in Putnam County announced Friday they plan to put school resource officers (SROs) in all schools.

Currently, the county has nine schools with SROs, but is increasing its budget to add 11 officers who will work in elementary schools. 92 more words


WV - Deputies searching for missing man in Putnam County | WOWKTV

PUTNAM COUNTY, WV (WOWK) – The Putnam County Sheriff’s Department needs your help locating a missing man.

According to a release, Jeremy Scott Pfost, 41, was last seen Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 near the Lake Chadsea Drive area in Hurricane, WV.


Have you been to the Bronson?

Nestled off of Madison Street just north of the bridge, a sleepy giant of a home rests among the oak trees in the North Historic District.  390 more words

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WV - Putnam County Sheriff's Department Search for Missing Woman | WOWKTV

HURRICANE, WV (WOWK) – The Putnam County Sheriff’s Department is searching for a missing woman last seen in January.

According to PCSD, Tina Gail Mullins, 47, walked away from her home located on Lafayette Circle Hurricane WV on January, 30th, 2018 and has not had any contact with her husband or family since.


Cookeville's only Krispy Kreme closes without notice

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The only Krispy Kreme store in Cookeville has closed its doors for good, reportedly without notice.

Mayor Ricky Shelton said on Facebook early Wednesday morning that he drove to the corporate-owned store at 6 a.m. 150 more words


Burn ban in effect for Middle Tennessee counties

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Burn permits were limited across Middle Tennessee due to an increased risk of fires.

Winds were running 15 to 25 mph with some gusts near 30 mph Wednesday afternoon, while the relative humidly ran between 19 to 25 percent, which created a fire danger. 195 more words


Suspect in deadly South Carolina park shooting arrested in Middle Tennessee

PUTNAM COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man wanted for the murder of a teenager in a South Carolina park earlier this month has been arrested in Putnam County, Tennessee. 87 more words