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Cumberland Countians  Donate Hurricane Harvey Supplies


Cumberland Countians Donate Hurricane Harvey Supplies
Peg Broadcasting News Wednesday August 30, 2017

With just a few hours notice, Cumberland County residents and businesses overwhelmingly responded to a Hurricane Harvey supply effort that began Tuesday afternoon at the Crossville airport. Because of the tremendous success of the supply drive, more supplies are being taken today, Wednesday, at the Crossville Airport with the truck scheduled to head out tonight for Texas. The following items are still needed: Medical supplies (bandaids, aspirin, Tylenol, ibuprofen, first aid), regular and instant coffee, Sports drinks (Gatorade and Powerade), Dry foods, Flashlights and batteries. Also, greeting cards and drawings from kids and adults with messages of love and encouragement. Please no more clothing. Event organizer Julie-Cristie Neal says "Thank you to all of Cumberland County for opening their hearts and their wallets. We are so blessed to live in such a caring community."

(Photo courtesy Julie-Cristie Neal)

 


One Dead in Portland Plane Crash
AP Wednesday August 30, 2017

Authorities say one person has died and another has been seriously injured after a small plane crashed in Tennessee. Portland Police Department Assistant Chief Dewel Scruggs tells news outlets that the plane hit a tree before crashing into a field Tuesday night near the Portland Municipal Airport.

 


BOE Seeks Buyer For Baker's Crossroads Property
Crossville Chronicle/Peg Broadcasting News Wednesday August 30, 2017

The Cumberland County Board of Education is seeking a buyer for approximately 40 acres of land in the Baker's Crossroads community, reports the Crossville Chronicle. The asking price for the land located off Highway 70 North is $325,000. BOE 2nd District representative Robert Safdie said the sale of the property would help defray the costs of future school construction.

 


Vendors and Sponsors Needed for Lunch on the Lawn
Crossville Chronicle/Peg Broadcasting News Wednesday August 30, 2017

The Cumberland County Habitat for Humanity is seeking vendors and sponsors for its annual Lunch on the Lawn, which will be held on September 8, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Cumberland County Courthouse. To sign up as a vendor or sponsor call 484-4565 or email vanessa.habitat@frontier.com.

 


Cookeville PD First In State, Second in Nation Equipped with EpiPens
WKRN/Peg Broadcasting News Tuesday August 29, 2017

The Cookeville Police Department is the first in the state of Tennessee to be equipped with EpiPens and according to WKRN the second police department in the nation to be able to administer the life-saving medication. The epinephrine injection is used to treat severe allergic reactions.

 

 
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