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The 2020 spring turkey hunting season is set to be open for business in Tennessee beginning Saturday, April 4. Turkey hunting is an excellent way to keep social distance, enjoy the outdoors, and take part in a popular activity which has seen tremendous growth in recent years.

NASHVILLE — During this time of quarantine, the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency understands the hardship individuals are experiencing due to many county offices offering limited services and/or closing.




Jerry Lynn Brock, age 71 of Niota passed away Friday March 27,…

J.R. Cooper, 95, a lifelong resident of Etowah, passed away Fr…

Floy Louvina McNabb, 96, of Athens passed away Friday, March 2…

Police Reports

• Christopher W. Willen, 36, with no address listed, was arrested on March 26 by the Athens Police Department and charged with theft of property and criminal simulation. He was being held without bond and faces a date in General Sessions Court on May 1. Read more