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Franklin man wanted on attempted murder charge
FRANKLIN, Ky.- Police in Franklin are searching for a man who they say opened fire at another individual. An arrest warrant has been issued for Adrian Nolan, 38, charging him with attempted murder, wanton endangerment and criminal mischief.
Quad/Graphics plans to close Franklin plant
A Simpson County printing plant that has been operating for nearly 40 years and once employed nearly 400 workers will close in February. The 135 employees at the Quad/Graphics – formerly Brown Printing – plant on Brown Road in Franklin were notified Dec. 7 that the plant will close Feb. 1.
Body found in burning car outside Sumner Co. Board of Education tentatively identified
GALLATIN, Tenn. (WKRN) - Gallatin police say the victim found inside of a burning car in a parking lot on Saturday morning has been tentatively identified. According to police, the remains have been identified as Morgan Stocks of Portland. Positive identification is pending an examination of medical
Police: Intoxicated man destroys store, gropes woman, assaults officers
A Warren County man was arrested Sunday at a convenience store after police received a report that he was "destroying the store and acting crazy." According to a Bowling Green Police Department arrest citation, officers responded at 9:57 a.m. Sunday to Shell, 2750 Russellville Road, regarding an int
BCHS junior returns lost wallet, $390 to fellow student
GLASGOW — Evan Franklin reached for his wallet Tuesday afternoon to retrieve some money to buy an item from the vending machine, and that's when he began to panic. His reaction was a natural one for any person who just realized their billfold was missing. But it wasn't just a couple of bucks in doub
Small Town Christmas celebration brings spirit
For those hoping to embrace the spirit of the North Pole this season, there was no better place to look than Franklin's very own Small Town Christmas celebration. Saturday morning's events began at 9 a.m. with the opening of the 8th annual Hometown Holiday Craft Bazaar. The Methodist Center was fill
Juvenile arrested day after deadly shooting
Police made an arrest Monday in the case of a juvenile who was killed in a weekend shooting. The suspect, also a juvenile, was booked into Warren County Juvenile Detention Center on charges of second-degree manslaughter and tampering with physical evidence, according to Off. Ronnie Ward, spokesman f
Juvenile killed at house; suspect at large
A juvenile who was shot Sunday night at a house at 222 Moonlite Drive died early Monday, and police are searching for another juvenile believed to be the shooter. The Bowling Green Police Department responded at 8:27 p.m. Sunday to the reported shooting at the address. City police officers remained
Clark, Barnes receive Keys to the City
Franklin Mayor Ronnie Clark and City Commissioner Mason Barnes were presented Keys to the City during Monday's Franklin City Commission meeting. Franklin City Manager Kenton Powell presented the symbolic honor.
Mother desperate to find 15-year-old son who escaped Gallatin youth facility
GALLATIN, Tenn. (WKRN) - The search for a missing 15-year-old continues in Middle Tennessee. Dylan Regenold escaped from Volunteer Youth Academy in Gallatin early Friday morning.
MIDDLE TENNESSEE AREA RECEIVES SEVERAL BOMB THREATS THURSDAY
Authorities confirm that several bomb threats were investigated in the Middle Tennessee area on Thursday. Several such threats were also made across the country. Threats were made in Nashville, Franklin, Gallatin, Clarksville, Murfreesboro, Lebanan and Hendersonville. Most of the threats were made v
Police investigate death of Kentucky jail inmate
PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police say they are investigating the death of a McCracken County jail inmate. A statement from police says jail staff called troopers on Friday to report an inmate had attempted to hang himself. Jail staff told police they found 35-year-old Ronald G. Ledbetter in
Former Kentucky high school basketball star denied bond reduction following rape charge
BURLINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) - A Kentucky judge has denied a request for a rape suspect to have his bond lowered, as his case is being sent to a grand jury. WKRC reports former Covington Catholic basketball star Jacob Walter, 18, of Burlington will remain in the Boone County Detention Center on a $250,000
Kentucky’s Pension Crisis: How we got here
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Kentucky’s pension shortfall has been decades in the making, but it’s taken center stage over the past two years. The issue was a major topic during the governor’s race in 2015, and when Republicans won supermajorities in both legislative chambers in 2016, a major overhaul of
Tractor Supply Company named Industry of the Year
Tractor Supply Company was named as Industry of the Year during the 2018 Franklin-Simpson Industrial Authority awards luncheon on Tuesday, Dec. 4. Tractor Supply Company joins local industry such as Worldwide Technologies, Packaging Unlimited, Franklin Precision Industry and New Mather Metals, all w
Franklin man wanted for attempted murder
A Simpson County man suspected of firing shots at another person is wanted on attempted murder and other counts. The Franklin Police Department has obtained an arrest warrant for Adrian D. Nolan, 38, of Franklin, on charges of attempted murder, first-degree wanton endangerment and criminal mischief.
Meth floods Northern Kentucky, cops shut down house: 'To stay there, you had to sell meth'
The recent shutdown of a "meth house" yielding four arrests in Northern Kentucky was just one more sign of a changing drug scene, police say. Crystal methamphetamine is inundating the illicit drug market, and it's predicted to stay a while. Called ice by most users, it's usually quite pure, and its
Police investigate shooting of boy on Moonlite Avenue
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Bowling Green police were called to 222 Moonlite Ave. at 8:27 p.m. Sunday after someone reported a shooting. A juvenile boy was shot, and another juvenile boy is the suspect in the shooting, Bowling Green Police Department spokesman Officer Ronnie Ward said. Names of both the vi
One dead in Gallatin shooting, man charged with criminal homicide
GALLATIN, Tenn. -- Gallatin police are investigating a deadly shooting this evening. Police responded to the 100 block of South Maple Street just after 8:30 p.m. on Saturday for a reported shooting where they report one person died. One person was also injured.
Two arrested in Saturday night’s deadly shooting
Gallatin police have arrested two people and are searching for one other in a deadly shooting that took place Saturday night on South Maple St. in Gallatin. Police say they suspect the incident was a drug deal that turned into a robbery.