Meth, marijuana, cocaine, Xanax arrest made

  Michael R. Gross faces multiple drug charges. He was at a local convenience store, allegedly parked to get gas, when Bledsoe County authorities approached him on November 30. Acting on a tip, Lt. Clint Holloway stated he asked Gross if he had any drugs to which Gross stated “yes, marijuana.”   K9 Cronos alerted…

More than 1,400 acres burned by wildfires in Bledsoe County

In Bledsoe County, fire has charred more than 1,400 acres of land. “This is as dry as it’s ever been,” said Brad Case, Signal Mountain resident. Case drove through Pikeville Monday. He says the smell of the smoke throughout the Tennessee Valley has taken a toll on everyone. “It won’t go away until it rains,”…

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December
  • 01

    All day
    Dec-01-16-Dec-03-16

    Revival at Keener Hill Church of God is Thursday through Saturday, December 1-3 at 6:00 p.m. each evening with Bro. Jeff Martin bringing God’s Word. The church is located between Griffith and Brockdell. The congregation invites everyone.BTS48

  • 03

    All day
    Dec-03-16

    Luminary Frostbite Volunteer Fire Department is holding its monthly dinner on the first Saturday of each month. The next dinner is December 3. The cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under. Proceeds benefit the fire department.BS47

  • 03

    All day
    Dec-03-16

    Join the Bledsoe County Rescue Squad on the bypass in Pikeville for a country breakfast on Saturday, December 3 from 6:00 to 10:00 a.m. Enjoy sausage, country ham, fried bologna, bacon, eggs, hashbrowns, biscuits, gravy and drinks all for $6 per plate. Proceeds benefit the operations of the Bledsoe County Rescue Squad.BS48

  • 03

    All day
    Dec-03-16-Dec-04-16

    Join First Southern Baptist Church in the Family Ministry Center for the choir’s presentation of I Believe in Christmas on Saturday and Sunday, December 3-4, at 6:30 each evening. The program features soloists Emily Frady, Karen Thomas and Nick Trujillio.BS48

  • 03

    All day
    Dec-03-16

    On Saturday, December 3 Winesap Free Will Baptist Church will open its clothes closet from 9:00 a.m. to noon. The clothes closet will be open every first and third Saturday of each month until further notice. Anyone needing clothes or who knows someone who does can come by at this time. The church will have nice clothes for work, play and dress of all sizes at no charge. The church is located on Lantana Road (Hwy. 101) at the Bledsoe-Cumberland county line. For information call Betty White at (423) 881-3032 or Verna Dyer at (931) 260-4582.BS48