DECATUR — Meigs Middle School won the Southeast Tennessee Athletic Conference (SETAC) championship game with a 66-18 victory over rival McMinn Central Thursday night.

CHATTANOOGA — McMinn Central’s soccer team lost 4-0 at East Hamilton in the district championship game on Thursday.

GREENEVILLE — Meigs County’s volleyball season came to an end Thursday with a three set loss in the substate at South Greene.



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Police Reports

• Douglas Harris, 38, of 131 Mountain Road, Tellico Plains, was arrested on Oct. 15 by the McMinn County Sheriff’s Department and charged with criminal trespassing. He was being held on $4,000 bond and faced a date in General Sessions Court on Oct. 16. Read more