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Two women charged after gunplay leads to fatal shooting of teen boy in Clarksville, police say
Nautica Ann Spicer and Kerigan Leann Silverwood, both 18, were arrested Sunday evening in connection with the shooting on Granny White Road in the northern part of the city.
Person fled leaving two minors in a vehicle
A person fled leaving two minors in a vehicle parked in an intersection on Country Club Lane after police noticed the person driving without a license, according to a Hopkinsville police report. The name of the person was redacted from the report.The following information was obtained through police
South McPherson Street fire displaces family
A small fire due to possible electrical issues in a wall heater displaced a family on South McPherson Street, said Hopkinsville Firefighters, adding the Red Cross has been called to help the family.
Police: Man assaulted medical personnel after smoking meth
Matthew A, Croft, 32, allegedly went to the Hopkinsville Fire Department and when they attempted to help him he became combative with EMS, according to a Hopkinsville Police report. Croft also resisted arrest by police and told them he had been smoking methamphetamine for three days.
Rapper Lil Keke coming to town to perform #SouthsideChallenge
The Houston rapper behind the song that spawned the local #SouthsideChallenge is coming to perform his 1997 hit song in Hopkinsville.Lil Keke will be in concert at 8 p.m. Sept. 21 at the James E. Bruce Convention Center. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the event is for ages 18 and up.Tickets are $30 for g
18-Year-Olds Arrested After Friend Shot, Killed
According to reports, Spicer was allegedly playing with a firearm that was not initially loaded. It was later loaded, which was unknown to Spicer.
TWRA to hold Tennessee Deer Management Public Meetings - Clarksville, TN Online
Nashville, TN– The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) is seeking public input regarding deer management in Tennessee at three public meetings early next month. Meetings will be held in West, Middle, and East Tennessee on the evenings of September 4th, 5th, and 6th, 2018 respectively.
Former New Era intern making moves with impact
A University of Kentucky student from Hopkinsville is on the brink of a burgeoning career in journalism.Brady Trapnell, a 2016 New Era intern, has worked for the Tennessee Titans Radio Network, studied abroad in London where he worked for CBS and finished another internship with CBS Sunday Morning i
Clarksville Police Department announces Distracted Driving Blitz set for August 21st-25th - Clarksville, TN Online
Clarksville, TN– There is a multi-law enforcement agency distracted driving blitz coming, August 21st through August 25th, 2018. Clarksville Police Department, Tennessee Highway Patrol, and Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, will be working together, using every tool available to spot and stop dist
Toxicology reports reveal moped driver who died in accident last month had meth in his system
Toxicology results were reported Thursday for the deceased moped driver who collided head-on with a car while driving in the wrong lane on July 25 on Antioch Road, according to a Christian County Sheriff’s report.The toxicology reports reveal that the moped driver, Adam W. Nelson, 37, Hopkinsville,
Employees at 4 restaurants in 4 cities left without paychecks
NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Karen Johnson was counting on her final paycheck from her job at a shift leader at the Checkers on Clarksville Highway in Nashville.But Friday came and went with no paycheck, and she’s still waiting to be paid from two weeks ago.“It put all of us in a bind. Some of our lights
Nashville Sounds fall to New Orleans Baby Cakes 6-5 at First Tennessee Park - Clarksville, TN Online
Nashville, TN– After going on a franchise-record-matching 15-game winning streak, the Nashville Sounds have now matched a season-long losing streak as they dropped their fourth straight game Saturday night to the New Orleans Baby Cakes 6-5. 10,739 fans came out to First Tennessee Park to witness the
Stop leads to 3 arrests
Three local residents face drug charges after a traffic stop in Princeton Thursday night.According to Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office reports, the arrests came after a stop by Deputy Kenny Vincent at the intersection of South Jefferson and Cash streets at 9 p.m. Thursday.After further investigation
Lightning strike destroys family's home in Warren County
A Warren County family’s home was destroyed Thursday on Fairview Boiling Springs Road after it was apparently struck by lightning.Jessica Brady was home with her 18-month-old daughter when the fire started. “I heard a big clap of thunder and lightning,” Brady said. “I saw the glow. Ten minutes later
Nashville Sounds fall to New Orleans Baby Cakes 3-2 at First Tennessee Park - Clarksville, TN Online
Nashville, TN– The Nashville Sounds dropped their third straight game in a 3-2 decision to the New Orleans Baby Cakes in front of a sellout crowd of 10,439 fans at First Tennessee Park Friday night.
Man charged with assaulting man with hatchet
The man, whose name has not been released, was allegedly assaulted byEddrecusJ.Williams, 35,with a hatchet, according to Hopkinsville police.
Moss thankful for time in Hopkinsville
All good things must come to an end and unfortunately for both the Hoptown Hopper organization and coach Brock Moss, this is certainly the case.Moss was the sixth head coach in Hopper history. He led the team to a 26-22 record, an OVL West Division regular-season and postseason title and also took t
Inmate hits another inmate on head with a bucket
An inmate was served a warrant in jail Tuesday afternoon after assaulting another inmate at the Christian County Jail on West Seventh Street, according to a Christian County Sheriff’s report.Jerome Powell, 42, Hopkinsville, allegedly came up behind fellow inmate, Kelly Owen, and smashed him in the h
Our opinion: Enemies of the people? Really? We think not
If President Donald Trump has declared war on the free press of this great nation, don’t bother picking sides. Save your popcorn and put away the DVR.He cannot win.A multitude of newspapers, many with arms that reach much further than this humble one, have spoken out against this alleged war. So hav
18-Year-Old Suspects In Stolen Vehicle Arrested
Both Brown and his passenger, 18-year-old Landon Hobson, were captured and taken into custody.