Missing Girl From Chattanooga Found Safe In Nashville 4 Hours After Amber Alert Issued Thursday Afternoon

Thursday, January 23, 2020
An AMBER Alert has been issued for Lucy Lucas
An AMBER Alert has been issued for Lucy Lucas

A 12-year-old was found safe in Nashville after an Amber Alert had been issued on behalf of the Chattanooga Police Department for Lucy Lucas.

She was last seen on Tuesday afternoon in Chattanooga.

The girl was found four hours after an Amber Alert was issued by the TBI. 

 


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Quadarius Johnson Arrested, Malachi Billups Sought In Auto Thefts In Bradley County

The Bradley County Sheriff's Office is searching for Malachi Billups for the theft of two vehicles and several auto burglaries. Quadarius Johnson is in custody. On Wednesday, two vehicles were stolen and several auto burglaries occurred in Magnolia Lea Estates located in northeastern Bradley County. With cooperation between BCSO Patrol Division, BCSO Criminal Investigations ... (click for more)

State Education Department Partners With PBS For Instructional Lessons; State Joins With Nextdoor To Help Provide Critical Information

The Tennessee Department of Education has established a partnership with PBS stations across the state to offer first through eighth grade students up to 30 hours of instructional lessons a week, Governor Bill Lee said. He said this instruction is made possible by Tennessee teachers teaching with Tennessee curriculum. Governor Lee said, " The state has also worked to ... (click for more)

Opinion

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Sept. 11 brought out greater kindness in us to strangers. After 9/11 I immediately noticed increased kindness in the simplest of things, holding doors open, courtesy in public. The coronavirous has had that same effect but even more intense. I see strangers concerned for the well being of others, not just in terms of social distancing but myriad acts of personal kindness and ... (click for more)

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I didn’t sleep well last night. It was one of those times when this old boxing coach was in a 10-round boxing match in my spirit. So many people are hurting right now. I have friends that have lost their jobs and are struggling to feed their families. My 11-year-old grandson tells me, “Pops I want to go to school.” I miss Sunday morning worship with my pastor and church family. ... (click for more)

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