Tag Archive: Mike Killian

Jan 16 2013

Former South Pittsburg mayor’s store raided by FBI over suspected gambling machines

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SOUTH PITTSBURG, Tenn. – A South Pittsburg convenience and lottery store owned by the town’s former mayor was raided by the FBI on Tuesday after an anonymous tip was made that illegal gambling machines were in use at the location. That tip paid off and FBI agents spent several hours removing the gambling equipment over …

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Feb 22 2012

South Pittsburg Considers Census Recount

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According to the U.S. Census Bureau, South Pittsburg, TN’s population fell by more than 300 in the most recent census report, and that number has officials with the city eyeing a voluntary recount. According to the census, the town’s population dropped from 3,295 in 2000 to 2,992 in 2010. Mayor Mike Killian said he recently reviewed …

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