Operation Southern Shield: Expect increased traffic enforcement in Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Tennessee and South Carolina – On Common Ground News

“If you exceed the speed limit, look for the blue lights …” —Lt Maurice Raines, Georgia State Patrol ROCKDALE COUNTY, GA — Rockdale County is among law enforcement agencies in Georgia participating this week in an initiative dubbed “Operation Southern Shield,” targeting speeding, distracted driving, driving and driving. intoxication and other traffic violations. National and local law enforcement agencies in ...

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Police: Bristol man Tenn. arrested for firing shots as the team mowed his yard | WJHL

BRISTOL, Tennessee (WJHL) – A man faces charges after police say he fired shots as a city work crew mowed his yard. Police in Bristol, Tennessee, arrested Greg Hensley and charged him with three counts of aggravated assault and one count of reckless endangerment. According to the police department, officers responded around noon Tuesday to a report of gunfire from ...

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Man arrested, accused of shooting passers-by, police | News – Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee

Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 2021-07-20 14:02:00 – Nashville (WSMV) – A Nashville man was arrested and charged after shooting a random passerby with police on Monday night. D’Angelo Spears, 23, shot an innocent passer-by 100 blocks on Neelys Bend Road, attacking a man on the leg. At 6:15 p.m. I saw a spear paralyzed from the waist up, sitting on the pavement ...

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New Georgia Law Bans Patient Brokerage For Addiction Providers | McGuireWoods LLP

July 1, 2021, Georgia’s new anti-kickback law Related to drug addiction, patient brokering began to prohibit payment, or the offer of compensation, to induce referral of a patient to or from an addiction provider. The Georgian legislature passed the law after lawmakers identified a model of drug treatment centers seeking patient referrals from providers in exchange for a fee. Under ...

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Tennessee Youth Vaccination Stopping Will Cause Damage

Dr Terri Lewis Dr Terri Lewis resides in Silver Point, Tennessee, and is the Executive Director of the Global Immunization Action Network team. In recent days, the contingent of state legislative anti-vaccines successfully intimidate the Tennessee Department of Health into cancellation of childhood immunization programs – not just for COVID-19, but for all diseases. It appears the department, responsible for ...

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Summer Wells’ search has been curtailed but investigation continues

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) – Children go missing and tragically sometimes they are never found. The hope is that isn’t the case with Summer Wells – the missing 5-year-old from northeast Tennessee. That’s right, the search effort was curtailed after crews found no trace of the child. But no one is giving up, and authorities continue to investigate the case behind ...

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Wife of World Series MVP Ben Zobrist asks for $ 4 million in divorce; Former MLB player says she “cajoled” him into coming back

Julianna Zobrist, wife of former Chicago Cubs star Ben Zobrist, asks for $ 4 million after claiming her husband failed to “preserve marital assets” when he took a leave of absence from Major League Baseball team in 2019. In court documents obtained by the Chicago Tribune on Monday, Julianna Zobrist claimed that the 2016 World Series MVP “intentionally and voluntarily ...

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Johnson City bans smoking and vaping in all city parks and playgrounds | WJHL

JOHNSON CITY, Tennessee (WJHL) – A new ordinance is now in effect in Johnson City banning smoking and vaping in city-owned and accessible parks, playgrounds and recreation areas. The decision was passed unanimously by the Johnson City Commission on Thursday. Johnson Town Commission approves Freedom Hall smoking ban and beer ordinances A law recently signed by Tennessee Governor Bill Lee ...

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How many people are vaccinated?

Anderson County has administered more than 66,678 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, as of July 13, according to data from the Tennessee Department of Health. This is a very slight increase – of 0.99% – from the previous week’s tally of 66,026 COVID-19 doses administered. In Anderson County, 43% of people living in Anderson County are fully vaccinated as of ...

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