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Man arrested for fatally shooting girlfriend


Cumberland County authorities have detained a Crossville resident in the shooting death of his girlfriend.

They are in the process of booking Matthew Howard, who will be charged with first degree murder, officials said.

"It is early into the investigation and little information can be released at this time, but investigat

ors are currently investigating this case as a homicide," Cumberland County Sheriff Casey Cox said.

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High school JROTC program garners national attention


(WBIR - Fentress County) Students from Clarkrange High School are bringing their team to the top of the nation. The JROTC Raiders Team gives a different look to school athletics.

The Clarkrange Raiders Team has always been a dream for First Sergeant Gil Sandoval.

"Since I came into ROTC I saw that as a program and thought it would be neat to have them run through the woods and swim streams and climb ropes and low crawl through the mud. And kids love being outdoors and doing things like that," said Sandoval.

Woman charged with killing boyfriend's father


A Jamestown woman is charged with killing her boyfriend's elderly father.

According to the TBI, the body of Clay York Sherrill, 88, was discovered in his home on E. Mark Twain Avenue on November 24th.

Small earthquake felt on the plateau


A small earthquake in Fentress County on Saturday registered on the U.S. Geological Survey.

The USGS reported a 2.5 magnitude earthquake hit just north of the Grimsley community and south of Jamestown at 5:06 a.m. A 10News viewer told us they felt the quake in Burrville.


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TBI: Former nurse gave IV, prescription without doctor


A former Fentress County nurse is facing charges after TBI agents say he performed medical procedures without a doctor's knowledge.

The TBI launched an investigation into the actions of James Cory Taylor, 36, on May 21 at the request of then-8th District Attorney General Lori Phillips-Jones.

Man arrested after kidnapped woman found safe


(WBIR) A woman kidnapped at gunpoint from a Crossville home earlier this week has been located, and the man who took her is now behind bars, according to Cumberland County officials.

Sheriff Casey Cox said authorities found the victim and Douglas Davis at a truck stop off of I-65 in Elizabethtown, Kentucky.

Authorities said Davis kidnapped the woman at gunpoint Thursday evening in Cumberland County.

Cumberland County grand jury indicts kidnapping suspect


(WBIR) The man accused of kidnapping a woman from a Crossville home last week has been charged.

A Cumberland County grand jury indicted Douglas Martin Davis, 44, on three counts of aggravated rape, two counts of aggravated kidnapping, aggravated robbery and theft over $1,000.

Cumberland County officials said he kidnapped a 21-year-old woman at gunpoint from a Crossville home Thursday evening. Investigators found the woman and Davis on Saturday at a truck stop in Elizabethtown, Kentucky.