Watts Bar Lake News

9/22/2017 1:21:00 AM
FOX News
Autry had testified that Adams asked for his help in disposing Bobo's body. The two men drove to the Tennessee River with Bobo wrapped in a blanket in the back of a pickup truck, according to Autry. The plan, he told jurors, was to “gut her” and “put ...

9/21/2017 9:08:00 PM
Daily Times
The River Boardwalk, located on a scenic stretch of bluffs along the Tennessee River, is in need of some sprucing up, says Amber Parker, Executive Director of Ijams Nature Center. Last weekend, Ijams Nature Center closed the River Boardwalk as a ...

9/21/2017 1:09:00 PM
Crossville Chronicle
Week six will take the Stone Memorial Panthers east as they travel to the shores of Watts Bar Lake to face the Kingston Yellow Jackets. Kingston competes in Region 2-3A along with the Scott Highlanders, who SMHS defeated 21-14 in week two. Kingston started ...

9/19/2017 10:15:00 PM
Decatur Daily
ATHENS — A 36-inch diameter pipeline under the Tennessee River will begin supplying water to accommodate residential and industrial growth in southern Limestone County in the first quarter of next year, an official said. A hole that’s 54 inches in ...

9/19/2017 8:53:00 PM
Watch out for some patchy dense fog especially in the areas that got heavy rain in the past 24 hours: Fog may be especially thick near waterways like the Tennessee River, the Elk River, the Flint River, and the Paint Rock River. Wednesday’s forecast is ...

9/19/2017 8:19:00 PM
National Geographic Society
Cooler temperatures take the edge off the south-facing rock's summer heat, and lofty views of the Tennessee River look even better when cloaked in the season's finest colors. For six glorious fall weekends (luckily most are of the four-day variety), dam ...

9/19/2017 8:00:00 AM
Signal Centers Assistive Technology (AT) Services will host a Technology Reuse Meeting on Friday, from 10 a.m. – noon at the Tennessee River Room at the Tennessee Career Center, 5600 Brainerd Road, in the Eastgate Mall. There will be a panel discussion ...

9/19/2017 4:13:00 AM
MARSHALL COUNTY, KY (WPSD) — Joint repairs on the Interstate 24 Tennessee River Bridge will restrict eastbound traffic starting Tuesday. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says eastbound traffic will be down to one lane on the bridge for about 4 to 8 weeks.

9/18/2017 6:54:00 AM
Tuscumbia Landing, located in northern Alabama along the Tennessee River, was the transfer point of some Cherokees on the Trail of Tears from a rail line to steam ships for further removal west. The forced removal of Cherokees in the 1830s, known as the ...

9/18/2017 5:03:00 AM
The Tennessean
Just 30 miles north of Blackberry Farm, Knoxville offers a charming weekend getaway on the banks of the Tennessee River. Executive Chef Jon Gatlin prepares an appetizer of mussels that is featured on the restaurant's menu during the week before the Oliver ...

9/17/2017 5:59:00 PM
Knoxville News Sentinel
Rescuers find man who fled crime scene by jumping into Tennessee River A Knoxville man has been arrested after crews responded to a possible drowning in the Tennessee River on Saturday. Check out this story on knoxnews.com: http://knoxne.ws/2y8eCTx

9/17/2017 5:14:00 AM
KNOXVILLE (WATE) – A man wanted for assaulting his girlfriend was taken into custody after the Knox County Rescue Squad fished him out of the Tennessee River Saturday night at the Knoxville Boat Club off Badgett Road. Officers with the Knox County ...

9/16/2017 11:06:00 PM
According to a release from DockDogs, First Utility District supplied over 27,000 gallons of fresh Tennessee River water to fill the pool this weekend. If any of your pups want to participate, you can get in contact with Smoky Mountain DockDogs here.

9/16/2017 10:34:00 PM
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)--One man is in custody after authorities were called to the Tennessee River for a possible drowning in West Knoxville Saturday. Investigators said Rural Metro Fire Department was called to the river around 8 p.m. for reports that a ...

9/16/2017 11:37:00 AM
Tennessee Aquarium The two main buildings of the aquarium have pointed glass rooflines that make up part of the Chattanooga skyline along the Tennessee River. The buildings, River Journey and Ocean Journey, offer vastly different experiences. A new Lemur ...

9/15/2017 10:15:00 PM
Times Daily
The museum, at the entrance to Deibert Park on Darby Drive, has been repainted inside, new lighting has been installed, and the Tennessee River water run, one of the most popular exhibits, is back in full working order. The gem mine in the former butterfly ...

9/15/2017 2:25:00 PM
Autry said he and Adams allegedly drove Adams’ truck to the nearby bank of the Tennessee River with Bobo’s wrapped body in back and lifted it from the truck bed. Because they lacked tools to dig a grave, they had allegedly decided to “gut” the ...

9/15/2017 1:30:00 PM
Autry told jurors he went to buy drugs from Adams the morning Holly disappeared. The two then decided they would drive to the Tennessee River to dispose of her body. While there though, they realized Holly was still alive, so Autry told the jury Adams shot ...

9/15/2017 7:36:00 AM
Herald and News
Unfortunately, we didn’t see any more on the mainstem of the Tennessee River and decided to call it a morning. Love is nothing if you don’t have to work for it just a little bit, right? We continued to find limited success catching "smedium" bass in ...

9/14/2017 11:00:00 PM
Dallas News
"That race brought the best out of me," Scarella said by phone this week. "It made me want to push myself." Scarella said the Tennessee River currents made the swim a challenge, the hilly bike course involved significant climbing, and the hot, humid ...

9/14/2017 6:10:00 PM
Autry told the jury he agreed to help and they planned to gut the body before dumping it into the Tennessee River. They quickly made a loop around the area to make sure no one was around, then started to move the body out of the truck. That's when Autry ...

9/14/2017 5:15:00 PM
FOX News
The plan, Autry said, was to “gut her” and “put her in the deep end” of the Tennessee River so that her body would not float to the water’s surface. But when Bobo — who was thought to be dead — moved her foot and made a noise, Adams shot her ...

9/14/2017 4:20:00 PM
Takila Powell said dam closures usually only last three days. During the eight-day closure, there was one grounding just down the river at the Ohio and Tennessee River confluence. Grounding is when a vessel scrapes the bed of the river due to low water ...

9/14/2017 2:00:00 PM
Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2k0upkl Alabama: Florence sits on the Tennessee River in North Alabama and is a gateway to Helen Keller's home in nearby Tuscumbia and Muscle Shoals' tremendous music scene. Arizona: Bisbee, Arizona is ...

9/14/2017 12:29:00 PM
Hagerman said the two then went to the nearby Tennessee River with the intent to “gut” Bobo and place her body in the water. But when she made a sound and moved, Adams allegedly shot her in the head, later allegedly boasting that the world would never ...

9/14/2017 11:26:00 AM
he detailed the alleged plans to kill Dylan Adams on the Tennessee River days after Bobo was killed, but said they nixed the plan after being spotted by a boater who knew Dylan's grandfather.

9/14/2017 7:43:00 AM
United States Army
Caleb Skinner, lockmaster at Barkley Lock at Cumberland River mile 30.6, a Nashville District project, and Kentucky Lock at Tennessee River mile 22.4, a Tennessee Valley Authority project, reports that the Nashville District resumed normal operations at ...

9/13/2017 8:00:00 AM
exhibitions of public art, and commemorates the site's role in significant historical events, including the Trail of Tears, encampment of liberated slaves, and the location of the city's first bridge to cross the Tennessee River."

9/12/2017 4:01:00 PM
Quad Cities Onlines
Greg and Doreen Youngberg, our “loopers” taking a leisurely trip around the eastern United States, reached the upper end of the Tennessee River a few miles above the junction of the Holston and French Broad rivers. Doreen wrote, “We are so blessed to ...

9/12/2017 3:00:00 PM
FOX News
Thinking she was already dead, Adams told Autry he was going to "gut" Bobo's body so she would not float to the surface once they dumped her into the Tennessee River, according to the prosecution. Bobo allegedly was wrapped in a blanket inside the vehicle ...

9/11/2017 6:45:00 PM
FOX News
Thinking she was already dead, Adams told Autry he was going to "gut" Bobo's body so she would not float to the surface once they dumped her into the Tennessee River, according to the prosecution. Bobo allegedly was wrapped in a blanket inside the vehicle ...

9/11/2017 12:42:00 AM
The remnants of Irma look to arrive in our region late Monday into Tuesday. As Irma rides over land, it will weaken by the time the storm center gets into the Tennessee River Valley Monday and Tuesday. The center will track to our west. We'll see breezy ...

9/10/2017 9:15:00 PM
Times Free Press
I have lived on this lake for 46 years and we did not have a problem then. The invasive weeds came up river and now are affecting even Watts Bar lake. I live next to a public boat launching ramp that is sprayed and the native grasses are doing just fine ...

9/10/2017 7:44:00 PM
On a crystal clear, sunny Saturday at Neyland Stadium on the banks of the Tennessee River, freshman Ty Chandler scored on a 91-yard game-opening kickoff return and the Vols marched to a resounding 42-7 victory over outmatched FCS Indiana State before a ...

9/10/2017 12:02:00 AM
NWA Online
THE TENNESSEE AQUARIUM The two main buildings of the aquarium have pointed glass roof lines that make up part of the Chattanooga skyline along the Tennessee River. The buildings, River Journey and Ocean Journey, offer vastly different experiences.

9/9/2017 10:35:00 PM
The current projections take it up the Florida Peninsula and settling in the Tennessee River Valley as it weakens. Hurricane Jose continues to spin out in the Atlantic and is predicted to turn out back to the Atlantic. However, multiple models take Jose ...

9/9/2017 10:05:00 PM
Decatur Daily
She completed the 9.2-mile race held in the dam-controlled Tennessee River with a current of 46,000 cubic feet per second in 2 hours and 33 minutes. Race times for Swim the Suck, which starts at the Suck Creek boat launch and finishes downstream at the ...

9/9/2017 9:06:00 PM
Times Free Press
At 7:30 Saturday morning, elite women triathletes stepped to the edge of a dock at Ross's Landing and dove into the Tennessee River to begin the women's racing at the Ironman 70.3 World Championships. As the cannon roared to signal the start, Chattanooga ...

9/9/2017 5:49:00 PM
and a white clock tower are a throw back to the Civil War-era roots that brought this community along the Tennessee River into existence. Fifteen people will be seated on the jury, and Zach Adam's fate will ultimately rest in the hands of 12 of them ...

9/9/2017 10:19:00 AM
Ryf swam a 6th-fastest 26:35 split against a mild current on the Tennessee River, overcame a 1:12 deficit to take a 56 seconds lead after a steep climb 8 miles into the bike course. She then crushed all opposition with a 2:20:21 bike split – 5:25 ...

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