Right now more than five million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease, and according to the Alzheimer’s Association that number will only increase. One local church group is trying to help people in our region by making what’s called, ‘Sensory Quilts’ or ‘Fidget Blankets,’ to donate to local nursing homes in Carter County.
A Jonesborough man sent to prison for 15 years for abusing his adopted baby son. Joe Whitaker was convicted by a jury last month of severely shaking the infant.
A bull that escaped a slaughterhouse before running through the streets of New York on Tuesday morning later died, authorities said.
Mandatory evacuations were underway Tuesday in parts of San Jose, California, due to an apparent breach of a creek, Mayor Sam Liccardo told reporters.