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MADD East TN hosted an East TN Round Table Discussion on Friday, October 7, 2016, in Jacksboro, TN.  Attendees from the Sevier County Sheriff’s Office, the 8th Judicial District D.A.’s Office, the Tennessee Highway Patrol, SMART Start, the Allies for...
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MADD Tennessee Victim Services Specialist, Katie Cameron, works closely with victims and survivors of drunk and drugged driving crashes as well as underage drinking incidents.  She is there for them as early as the first devastated call immediately following a...
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) announced its “2016 Legislators of the Year” and recognized nine Tennessee legislators for their leadership in the General Assembly to stop drunk driving.  These Tennessee Legislators of the Year and their accomplishments: Senator John Stevens...
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MADD Tennessee is now a part of the Kroger Community Rewards Program!  That means, you can designate MADD Tennessee as your charity of choice and MADD will receive donations from Kroger for every purchase you make.  It’s never been easier...
  • NHTSA Annual Report on Traffic Fatalities for 2015
Today, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released its annual report on traffic fatalities for 2015. The bad news is that overall fatalities went up 7.2 percent.  Alcohol deaths also went up, but the good news is that for...
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Several long-time victim volunteers who have served with MADD supporting victims, speaking at schools and Victim Impact Panels, and sitting in courts as monitors among other roles over the years gathered at the MADD Tennessee State office this week to...
Kara was supposed to have been an October baby.  Her parents, Roy and Millie, had already begun prepping their firstborn, Lori, for what it would mean to be a big sister.  The family was excited about her upcoming arrival when they headed out for...
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A tow-headed blonde with an adorable smile:  Mitchell “Mitch” Pewitt, Jr., was loved by the whole family!  He spent lots of time with his Uncle Roy and Aunt Millie.  He was an energetic 19-month-old and he loved their daughter, Lori,...
Lori Webb was a sweet little 4-year-old with pigtails.  She was supposed to have had a sleepover that late summer night with grandparents, but she told her Nannie that she “better not spend the night because mommy and daddy might...
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Millie Webb never asked for this story.  She didn’t care if she got to shake hands with the President.  She wasn’t looking to inspire thousands of people.  She didn’t care about being on TV or radio and she had no...