Terry Eugene Scott age 59 of Deer Lodge: Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

Terry Eugene Scott age 59 of Deer Lodge, passed away Saturday August 11, 2012. Terry was born March 22, 1953 in Deer Lodge, TN. He was preceded in death by his parents; Johnny and Pearl (Smith) Scott, brother; Mark Scott,...

WECO News: Tuesday, Aug. 14th – Roane County Death Being Treated As Homicide

The death of a Roane County man whose body was found on Sunday in Kingston is being treated as a homicide. According to TBI spokesperson Kristin Helm, an agent was dispatched to 138 Hart Orchard Road in Kingston at the...

WECO’s Morning Man Brad Byrd Broadcasts Live From Williams Market, Saturday 10am til 12noon.

Join WECO's Morning Man, Brad Byrd for a Live Remote from Williams Market & Deli in Lancing from 10am until 12 noon during their annual anniversary celebration. Stop by for great specials and free door prizes. You can also register...

WECO News Monday, August 13th – Scott Officials Optimistic Hospital Will Re-Open

Officials in Scott County are optimistic that the hospital there will be re-opened in just a few months. Scott County Mayor Jeff Tibbals explains: TIBALS: “Last week we signed a letter of intent with a group called S.M. Promen out of...

WECO News: Friday, Aug. 10th – Downed Tree Blocks Rome Road

By: WECO News Director Judy Byrge   A large tree limb blocked both lanes of Rome Road near Lancing for some time this morning. A dispatcher with Morgan County E-911, said the limb fell during a storm that moved through the...

WECO News: Morgan County Executive Don Edwards Vetos Budget

Today is the 10-day deadline for Morgan County Executive Don Edwards to veto the budget adopted by 16 of 18 county commissioners on July 30. Edwards shares his decision. EDWARDS: “I felt like it was not in the best interest...

WECO News: Aug. 8th, 2012 -Two Elderly Fenress Men Killed

Two elderly men were killed in a two-vehicle accident along Highway 127 in Fentress County yesterday. According to the THP in Cookeville, the accident was reported at about 8 a.m. Willis Jones, 76, of Clark Range, was traveling north on Highway...

Wartburg Police Department hosts Families Against Crime Night, Friday, August 10th

The Wartburg Police Department will host its Families Against Crime Night this Friday, Aug. 10 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Wartburg City Park. There will be games and activities for both kids and adults to enjoy with some great...

WECO News: PJ’s New Principal Excited About New Role / New Year

Veteran Educator Donna Jerden is the new principal at Petros-Joyner School for this school year. She has been a classroom teacher, librarian and a representative with the TEA. Jerden shares her feelings about this new challenge: JERDEN: “I’ve done a...
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Voice of The Vols, Bob Kesling Attends WECO’s Annual Luncheon

Bob Kesling attended WECO's Annual Luncheon on Tuesday which honors area businesses who sponsor WECO's coverage of University of Tennessee sports via the Vol Network. A great time was had by all in attendance and a great meal was catered...