Mckayla Woods of Humphreys County pronounced deceased earlier Thursday Morning

Per family upon immediate press release request, Mckayla Woods born January 27, 2006 was transported by EMS where she was later pronounced Deceased at Tristar Hospital earlier Thursday morning. Mckayla was known as an “outgoing” and “caring” individual within the Humphreys County Community. The cause of death is believed to be an Asthma Attack currently … Continue reading Mckayla Woods of Humphreys County pronounced deceased earlier Thursday Morning

Waverly families file lawsuit against railroad company

Legal representatives of 10 families from Waverly have filed a lawsuit against a railroad company over the deadly floods in 2021. The lawsuit alleges CSX Transportation could have prevented the rush of water that swept through Waverly last year, killing 20 people, including seven children. Lawyers from two firms, representing the 10 families who lost … Continue reading Waverly families file lawsuit against railroad company

Lawsuit against Waverly, TN CSX operations is currently developing; Press conference to be held.

Breaking News: A lawsuit has been filed in Waverly against CSX by up to 10 families that lost loved ones in the flood WAVERLY, TN - Families of ten victims, including seven children, who died in theAugust 2021 Flash Flood in Waverly, Tennessee are expected to announce a major legal development tomorrow at 10:30am. The … Continue reading Lawsuit against Waverly, TN CSX operations is currently developing; Press conference to be held.

Former K-9 handler speaks out regarding the devastating accident that caused K-9 Ciro to lose his life in a tragic car fire Thursday

Former k9 Handler of Ciro, Randy S wrote: “RIP my partner, my friend, my defender, my boy. I love you so much my friend and will miss you everyday. You stood by my side and were always faithful and loyal. From our times of fun at home, checking cars for narcotics, and going after the … Continue reading Former K-9 handler speaks out regarding the devastating accident that caused K-9 Ciro to lose his life in a tragic car fire Thursday

Humphreys County K-9 dies in patrol car fire

A Humphreys County K-9 died Thursday morning in a patrol car fire. Ciro, a 5-year-old German Shepherd, was inside a parked patrol vehicle at the Humphreys County Courthouse while K-9 Deputy Sheriff Shawn Gary was there for court. According to officials, the vehicle incurred some type of electrical short that resulted in the car catching … Continue reading Humphreys County K-9 dies in patrol car fire

Man killed in wrong-way crash on I-40 in Humphreys County

Just in: A man was killed after driving the wrong way on Interstate 40 East in Humphreys County and another woman was injured Friday morning. The Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) tells sources that the crash happened near mile marker 145 at 6 a.m. Two cars were involved, one of them was driving west in the … Continue reading Man killed in wrong-way crash on I-40 in Humphreys County

Man identified as Hayden Chappell captured in Waverly after barricade situation in McEwen

A man wanted after a standoff situation in Humphreys County has been taken into custody. The situation began at a residence on Old Nashville Highway where deputies were searching for Hayden Chappell, who was wanted on multiple charges by different law enforcement agencies, including an aggravated assault of a Perry County deputy. Humphreys and Dickson … Continue reading Man identified as Hayden Chappell captured in Waverly after barricade situation in McEwen

‘I wish there was something I could have done’ Twins torn from father’s arms in rising floodwater

Catastrophic flooding in Middle Tennessee has claimed more than 20 lives -- among them 7-month-old twins. The two babies were torn from their father's arms as a surge of water swamped their apartment in Waverly in Humphreys County, Tennessee. Their two other siblings did survive. "We woke up and water was filling our apartment," said … Continue reading ‘I wish there was something I could have done’ Twins torn from father’s arms in rising floodwater

FAMILY REPORTS TWO BABIES SWEPT WAY IN THE FLOOD WATERS IN WAVERLY, TENNESSEE.

HEARTBREAKING UPDATE TO REPORT: First responders have recovered the bodies of the two babies. The grandmother Angie Cason tells sources that the two were found close to one another. The family is crushed. Previous: The children’s grandmother Angie Cason tells sources the seven-month-old twins Ryan and Rieligh were swept away when flood waters hit their … Continue reading FAMILY REPORTS TWO BABIES SWEPT WAY IN THE FLOOD WATERS IN WAVERLY, TENNESSEE.

21 dead, more than 50 missing in Humphreys County after catastrophic flooding, Chief Deputy says

21 dead, more than 50 missing in Humphreys County after catastrophic flooding, Chief Deputy says The death toll after Saturday’s catastrophic flooding in Humphreys County has now reached 21 people, according to Chief Deputy Rob Edwards. Waverly Mayor Buddy Frazier said 51 people are currently missing with search efforts continuing Sunday in the hopes of … Continue reading 21 dead, more than 50 missing in Humphreys County after catastrophic flooding, Chief Deputy says