WECO News: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Department recently uncovered a meth lab in Coalfield. According to a release, the lab was found in a wooded area on Curtain Road last Wednesday. An officer and a citizen were walking through the area...

Mrs. Betty Sue Alexander, age 70 of Harriman: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

Mrs. Betty Sue Alexander, age 70 of Harriman, passed away Saturday May 5, 2012 at Roane Medical Center in Harriman. She was preceded in death by two daughters: Nancy E. Adkisson and Rosanna Cox. And her parents: Herman Haynes and...

WECO News: Monday, May 7th, 2012

Do you wonder what your retirement would be like without Social Security or Medicare? AARP is encouraging Tennesseans to have their say at an upcoming tele-townhall on May 17. The "You've Earned a Say" program airs live at 9...

Hall, Eugenia Kay Buxton, age 73 of Wartburg: Sunday, May 6th

Hall, Eugenia Kay Buxton, age 73 of Wartburg passed away Thursday May 3, 2012. Kay was preceded in death by her loving husband of 55 years Don Hall, Parents: Kathleen and Gene Buxton and Nephew: John Michael Buxton. She is...

WECO News: Friday, April 4th, 2012

Wednesday, the Wartburg Police Department and the Sunbright Police Department accompanied Morgan County Students to Smokies Park in Sevierville. This was the scene of an event for Drug Abuse Resistance Education, or DARE. Staying drug free was the theme...

Mrs. Wilma Allene McCormick, of Harriman: Thursday, May 3rd

Mrs. Wilma Allene McCormick, of Harriman went to be with Jesus May 1, 2012 at Methodist Medical Center after an extended illness.  She was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Oakdale.  Allene’s greatest joy was serving the Lord...

Mr. Dennis D. Lee age 92 of Lancing: Thursday, May 3rd

Mr. Dennis D. Lee, age 92 of Lancing passed away at home on the evening of April 30, 2012. He was well known and well liked in the community and always had a smile and handshake for anyone he met. He...

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...