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The 9 p.m. crash on Old Florence Pulaski Road involved an SUV and a box truck. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, a female juvenile, 17-year-old Rianna Watson, of Leoma, Tn., was killed and another female juvenile, Tanna Pesnell, 17, of Loretto, Tn., is in critical condition at Vanderbilt Medical Center, following the crash. The driver of the box truck that was carrying 50 bags of dog food was uninjured.
The roadway was shut down for hours.
Police say speed was a factor.
Friday, October 12 2012, 01:06 AM CDT
Courthouse in line for repairs, updates
May 25, 2013 15:50 GMT
MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) -- Officials in Coffee County are looking to update their historic courthouse instead of replacing the 141-year-old structure.
After all, they said the building is in pretty good shape. As far as repairs, it just needs some new paint and molding, as well as work to repair some water damage. But county maintenance director Robert Gilliam says the entire structure needs updating in order to make it last until the next century.
Gilliam and County Mayor David Pennington told the Chattanooga Times Free Press (http://bit.ly/19ivpQ6 ) that officials have taken care to maintain the building and it hasn't had any major renovations in decades.
Historical society spokeswoman Joanna Lewis said the group is trying to come up with fundraising ideas for the project.
Information from: Chattanooga Times Free Press, http://www.timesfreepress.com
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