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Freeze Warning, Cumberland Plateau Advisory

Winter-like conditions will be possible for middle Tennessee this weekend. A freeze warning is in effect for Friday and Saturday night. Temperatures will drop to around the freezing mark in Nashville and upper 20s outside the metro area. Saturday night will be even colder with temperatures dropping as low as the mid-20s outside the metro. Breezy NW winds will add to the chill. In addition to the cold, rain showers along the Cumberland Plateau will change over to light snow overnight.


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BBB Warns Against Tree Service Scam in Middle Tennessee

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NASHVILLE, Tenn.--The Better Business Bureau is warning residents of a tree removal service scam which has claimed victims in Clarksville and Middle Tennessee. 

Jimmy Cole Yawn is approaching residents and stating he works for the Wisconsin company Crosseroads Tree Services. However, he is not and has never worked for the company. General Manager Kevin Schlosser says Yawn "does not have permission to be working under the name CrosseRoads. Jimmy Yawn has used CrosseRoads' equipment without permission to do tree work. He has lied about contracts, jobs and advances. CrosseRoads is NOT operating in any capacity in the Kentucky or Tennessee area."

Yawn has reportedly failed to complete work after receiving payment on several occasions, making up excuses and ultimately hanging up on consumers. 
Consumers who have had an unsatisfactory experience with Jimmy Cole Yawn are asked to call the BBB at 615-242-4222.

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