Submitted by WBIR Web Staff on Thursday, January 29th, 11:43 am
Poor visibility more than likely contributed to a small plane crash in the Cherokee National Forest last spring that killed a stunt pilot, according to a report recently released by the National Transportation Safety Board.
Submitted by WBIR Web Staff on Friday, January 23rd, 6:27 pm
Two Monroe County deputies have filed a federal lawsuit against Sheriff Tommy Jones and former sheriff Randy White, claiming they were fired unfairly.
Eddie Manning and Doug Brannon claim they lost their jobs in October because they supported former sheriff Bill Bivens during the election and reported vote buying allegations to the district attorney general's office and the FBI.
Submitted by WBIR Web Staff on Wednesday, January 21st, 10:33 pm
(WBIR) Athens Police arrested two teenagers after they allegedly robbed and assaulted a pizza delivery driver earlier this week.
According to an incident report, the victim called authorities Monday night after he said he delivered a pizza to a home on the 400 block of Cleveland Avenue and was assaulted then robbed. The victim ran to a nearby house to call 911.
Submitted by WBIR Web Staff on Friday, January 16th, 5:18 pm
State fire officials say a weekend fire at a family-owned business in McMinn County may have been set intentionally.
The fire broke out early Sunday morning in an RV parked outside a building that the family used to restore classic cars. Family members said the RV had been parked there for three years, with no electricity, no batteries, and no fuel inside.