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Tennessee Man Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Northwest Georgia Bank

Federal prosecutors say a Tennessee man has pleaded guilty defrauding a northwest Georgia bank in a home loan scheme. Authorities say 65-year-old Grady Wayne Fricks pleaded guilty to conspiracy for requesting an $850,000 loan from Cornerstone Bank for a property … Continue reading

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Investigation Continues in Shooting Death

Alabama authorities say they continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a young Lincoln county woman earlier this week. Huntsville police found the body of Amanda Jo Scott, age 29, after a telephone tip. The victim was … Continue reading

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Authorities Release Cause of Child’s Death

Authorities say a 5-year-old Marion county boy found severely injured over the weekend died from blunt force trauma. District Attorney General Mike Taylor says the death of Lucas Dillon is being treated as a homicide investigation. The boy was found … Continue reading

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Man Found in Tims Ford Lake: Update

Authorities say they don’t expect foul play in connection with the death of a man found floating in Tims Ford Lake Sunday. The body of Mark A. Dye, from Shelbyville, was discovered by a fisherman in a cover near Bell … Continue reading

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Girl Stabs 13-year-old Boy

Authorities say a 12-year-old girl stabbed a 13-year-old boy at Lookout Valley Middle/High School in Chattanooga. According to WRCB-TV, the incident happened Thursday morning and is still being investigated. A call to the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office was not immediately returned … Continue reading

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Authorities Waiting on DNA Test Results

Authorities say DNA tests are expected to identify skeletal remains found near I-24 South of Manchester by the end of the month. Many investigators believe the remains belong to a Coffee County man gone missing since July, 2011. Squirrel hunters … Continue reading

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Man Tries To Set Fire to Girlfriend’s House

Franklin County Lawmen say they are searching for a man who allegedly tried to set fire to the house of his girlfriend last week. Authorities say John Worley approached his girlfriend’s home off Mansford Road and then tried to set … Continue reading

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