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Man killed in shooting now a suspect in girlfriend's death

Authorities say a man killed in an officer-involved shooting in Etowah is a suspect in his girlfriend's death.

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TBI: Etowah police shoot and kill person of interest

(WBIR) The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation confirmed that a man killed after an officer-involved shooting in Etowah Monday night was a person of interest for a recent murder in Robertson County.

TBI said when an Etowah police officer tried to pull over David Greenwood, 49, for a traffic stop just before 8 p.m., Greenwood backed his vehicle into the officer's patrol car at the intersection of Highway 30 and Highway 411 and fled the scene in his vehicle. Two other officers tried to stop the suspect.

Fatal police shooting witness: 'Shots came out immediately'

(WBIR-Etowah) A witness to Monday's officer-involved shooting says this is a rarity for the small community of Etowah.

"The last time we had a shooting that involved a death in Etowah was in 1983," said Durant Tullock, who saw what happened Monday night when officers fired shots at David Greenwood, 49.

Car hits tree, kills driver in Monroe Co.

The crash happened at the intersection of Hwy. 68 and Mecca Pike in Tellico Plains just after 7 p.m.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol confirmed that Thomas E. Hunt Jr., 23, of Tellico Plains died after his car ran off the road on a hit a tree on Mecca Pike.

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Power knocked out to thousands in Madisonville

According the to the Monroe County dispatch, they received a report of a blown transformer on Ball Play Road around 5:30 a.m.

That blown transformer disrupted power to more than 4,700 Fort Loudoun Electric customers. Utilities crews were dispatched out to the scene and are working to restore power to those affected.

Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup: Get 'yer spatulas ready

Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup: Get 'yer spatulas ready

Over here at the Big 10, fresh yummy tasty food is never far from any staffer's desk....Especially during the holidays!  Ask anyone who works at WBIR - it's one of the perks.

Every single day, sometimes 3 or even 4,  our cooking guests fill the studio with the sweet smells of deliciousness baking in the kitchen.   

I've complied a list of the tastiest recipes for your Thanksgiving Day tables.  Hope you enjoy and have a FABULOUS Thanksgiving with your families!

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East TN watch out - prepare for messy Thanksgiving travels

East Tennesseans prepare for messy Thanksgiving travels - snow is on the way!

If you going to hit the road tomorrow, do it soon rather than later. Heavy rains with a chance of sleet will arrive Tuesday. Rain is expected to turn to snow overnight Tuesday and into Wednesday morning.