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The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has issued an Endangered Child Alert for a missing 9-year-old girl from Rogersville. Carlie Trent was removed from school Wednesday by her uncle by marriage, Gary Simpson, 57, under false pretenses, according to TBI.
Kelly Cowan, 46, of Rogersville, is charged with aggravated statutory rape. The first grade teacher at Rogersville Elementary School was suspended without pay on March 1, but then she resigned, according to Rogersville City Schools director Rebecca Isaacs.
House Speaker Beth Harwell said Thursday that, based on a letter from the state attorney general's office, she was directing that Rep. Jeremy Durham's office be in a separate building from other legislators and that he be allowed at the Legislative Plaza only for official business.
Deputy Kenneth Henderson was traveling north bound on I-75 around the Rocky Face exit when he got behind a pick-up truck that he thought may have an impaired driver. He also observed the driver was not wearing a seatbelt.