A bullet struck the front of a house about noon Sunday in the 100 block of Fairview Road in Afton, sheriff’s Deputy Saul Mancha said in a report.

Incident reports filed by local law enforcement agencies.

One person was injured about 6:10 p.m. Friday in a crash involving a car that struck the back of a trailer hauling hay in the 2400 block of Erwin Highway.

Everett Junior Cutshaw, 49, 545 Joe Ball Road, Chuckey, was charged about 10 p.m. Saturday by Greeneville police with driving under the influence-3rd offense, child endangerment and other offenses.

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Smoke detectors likely saved the lives of seven occupants of a house consumed by fire early Saturday at 925 Collins Road.

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A dropped cigarette ignited a small debris fire that pushed smoke throughout the Annie Hogan Byrd Fine Arts Building Friday, forcing the cancelation of a play featuring dozens of local children.

A three-vehicle crash involving a bus just before 7 p.m. Friday in front of the Greeneville Walmart on East Andrew Johnson Highway resulted in suspected minor injuries to three people.

Back when I was 14 and 15 years old, one of my favorite television shows was the western series “Alias Smith & Jones.” It was a fairly light-weight “buddy western” obviously meant to build on the popularity of the film “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,” right down to featuring actor B…

The fifth annual Greeneville City Schools Education Foundation 5K Turkey Trot will be Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 28, starting at Greeneville High School’s Burley Stadium and winding through downtown.

The establishment of an employee health clinic and other personnel items will be considered Tuesday by the Greeneville Board of Mayor and Aldermen.

Incident reports filed by local law enforcement agencies. 

NASHVILLE (AP) — The head of a giant private prison company is preparing for the “worst case scenario” should a Democratic presidential candidate win the 2020 election and attempt to abolish private involvement in the prison sector.

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Investigators said Friday they have yet to find a diary, manifesto or note that would explain why a boy killed two students outside his Southern California high school on his 16th birthday.

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma judge who last summer ordered consumer products giant Johnson & Johnson to pay $572 million to help address the state’s opioid crisis on Friday reduced that amount in his final order in the case by $107 million because of his miscalculation.

A couple weekends ago I was in Gainesville, Georgia, for the Longstreet Society annual seminar. The society formed 25 years ago to save General Longstreet’s Piedmont Hotel. I serve on its board so I am in Gainesville two or three times a year.

West Greene High School’s National Honor Society is seeking donations of baked goods for a sale to help provide food for children from at-risk families during the Christmas holidays.