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An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Army National Guard Joint Force Headquarters resulted in the arrest of a Linden man on charges of theft and official misconduct. At the initial request of 21st District Attorney General Kim Helper in August 2015, TBI special agents started an investigation with the Army National Guard Joint Force Headquarters that involved then-Army National Guard Sgt.
Jill Biden to be named board chair of Save the Children
Jill Biden, educator and wife of former Vice President Joe Biden, is going to be named board chair of Save the Children. The former second lady, who still teaches English at Northern Virginia Community College, said the international aid organization's emphasis on education was a perfect fit for her life's work.
UNA quarterback Jacob Tucker is a Harlon Hill Trophy finalist
University of North Alabama senior quarterback Jacob Tucker of Linden, Tenn., is one of nine national finalists in the running for the 2016 Harlon Hill Trophy as the NCAA Division II College Football Player of the Year. The finalists were selected from an initial field of 43 nominees by the NCAA Division II sports information directors in regional voting.