Michele Swain, 43 of Wartburg: Sunday, April 29th

Michele Swain, 43 of Wartburg, TN was called home by her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on April 25, 2012. She was a member of Mossy Grove Baptist Church.She was a graduate from Roane State Community College Nursing Program....

WECO News: Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

Plateau Electric Cooperative will have its 73rd annual membership meeting this weekend. Business will be conducted and all members are invited to attend, but that’s not all that will take place, according to Jacob Billingsley.“We have entertainment for our...

WECO News: Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Folks in the local area are mourning today, following the death of a teenager yesterday. WVLT’s Bob Yarbrough had a special report about the death of 17-year-old Aaron “Brady” Walls of Coalfield. Listen to the 4 and 5 o’clock...

WECO News: Monday, April 30th, 2012

A bill created to aid in stopping prescription drug abuse has passed through the Senate. The bill is sponsored by Senator Ken Yager of Harriman. So what will it do exactly?“The bill improves the existing controlled substance database that...

WECO’S MOTHERS DAY GIVE-A-WAY IS UNDERWAY

Frozen Head Grill in Wartburg and Plateau Office Supply in Crossville present the Annual WECO Mother's Day Give-A-Way.The contest now underway. There is once again over $1,000 in cash & prizes that will be awarded to twenty lucky Moms...

WECO News: Friday, April 27th, 2012

A longtime educator in Morgan County is retiring. Mitchell Heidel, current Director of Morgan County’s Career and Technical Center has over 30 years in the teaching field and cited age as the main factor for stepping down. Heidel said...

WECO News: Thursday, April 26th

Strong storms affected East Tennessee this morning. Specifically in the listening area, several trees were down across the west end of the county and blocking the highway. The town of Rugby lost power, and hail as large as an...

WECO News: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

A Utility Company vote has been made. The Sunbright Utility District Board of Directors voted last night to merge with Plateau Utility District. The motion was received to go forward with the merger with PUD, the motion was seconded,...

Macel Hamby Adkins, 84 of Oak Ridge, formerly of Wartburg: Wednesday, April 25th

Macel Hamby Adkins, 84 of Oak Ridge, formerly of Wartburg passed away Sunday, April 22, 2012. Macel, a Morgan County native grew up in Gobey and was the daughter of Julia Ann Rader Hamby and William Hamilton Hamby, whose...

WECO News: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

Davis Funeral Home, with locations in Wartburg and Harriman has announced that it has become the exclusive Certified Veterans and Family Memorial Care Provider for Morgan and Roane Counties. Rob Davis of the funeral home says the certification will...