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Cumberland County plays host to East Hamilton Friday night. The Lady Jets look to improve to 5 and 0 on the season and the Jets try for their second straight win. Action begins at 6:00 and the games will air live on 102.5 WOW COUNTRY.
Next Tuesday, CCHS plays at Clarkrange and Stone Memorial returns to action as the 3 and 1 Panthers and Lady Panthers entertain York Institute. The SMHS games on Tuesday will air on Mix 99.3.
A 16-year-old was arrested Thursday morning in Cookeville for allegedly carrying a gun onto the Tennessee Technological University’s campus. News Channel 5 reports that TTU Police received a call that a student had seen a man with a handgun walking through the Whitson-Hester School of Nursing parking area just before 8:50 a.m. Thursday. TTU Police, the Cookeville Police Department and the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office responded. Campus Police Chief Tony Nelson apprehended the teenage boy, who handed the gun over to police and was taken into custody without incident. According to News Channel 5, the boy does not have any association with the university and he did not enter any buildings. It remains unclear why he was on the campus.
Tennessee’s gun season for deer an annual opening on the Saturday before Thanksgiving which this year falls on Nov. 22 for 2014-15. For the fourth year, sportsmen will find one continuous season that will continue through Jan. 4, 2015. The continuous season replaced the previously two segmented hunting seasons that were in place prior to 2011. Hunters are encouraged to review page 26 of TWRA’s 2014-15 Tennessee Hunting and Trapping Guide to make sure they are hunting legally. And anyone born on or after January 1, 1969 is required to carry proof of satisfactory completion of a hunter education class or be in possession of the Apprentice Hunting License (along with other required licenses) while hunting any species in Tennessee. For more information about Tennessee’s deer hunting seasons, refer to the 2014-15 Tennessee Hunting and Trapping Guide available at all license agents and TWRA regional offices in Jackson, Nashville, Crossville, and Morristown.
Graco is recalling 4.7 million baby strollers because a folding hinge on the side of the strollers can pinch or amputate a child’s fingertip. Graco is asking consumers to contact the company immediately for a free repair kit. This recall includes eleven Graco and Century-branded strollers with model names Aspen, Breeze, Capri, Cirrus, Glider, Kite, LiteRider, Sierra, Solara, Sterling and TravelMate. Strollers included in the recall have a manufacture date from August 1, 2000 to September 25, 2014. For more information and to get the repair kit you can call Graco Children's Products at (800) 345-4109 or online at gracobaby.com.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol will be conducting a driver’s license roadside safety checkpoint on Hwy. 127 on Saturday, November 22, 2014 beginning at 7 p.m. Troopers will concentrate their efforts on vehicles being operated by drivers who violate the driver license laws of Tennessee.