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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Memphis police say the search continues for a woman who walked away from her care home five years ago.

Sgt. Rick Davison says 61-year-old Mattie B. Wilson disappeared in 2008 in the Frayser area.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - An Ashland City man has been killed in a motorcycle crash on westbound Interstate 24 near Joelton.

Metro Nashville police say 35-year-old Eric Shane Jobe was riding a motorcycle when he went off the right side of the road Monday morning, hitting a parked 1997 Buick LeSabre.

SOMERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee state agencies and developers are set to pick up the tab for the restoration of more than 160 acres of Fayette County land that was drained and cleared to grow crops.

The Mount Tena Creek Mitigation Bank is a place where wetland-restoration work is conducted to offset environmental damage caused by construction elsewhere. Builders purchase credits in the bank to fund the work and in return can get permits under the federal Clean Water Act authorizing projects that destroy wetlands.

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Police in Clarksville say three people have been arrested in a fatal shooting.

Sgt. Charles Gill says 19-year-old Adam Marquez died Friday afternoon in an incident that is still under investigation.

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