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Police Respond Hostage Situation At Columbia Bank

COLUMBIA, Tenn. - Police teams have responded to a hostage situation and surrounded a bank in Columbia. According to law enforcement officials, a total of nine people were being held hostage inside the bank by a man armed with a machete. Two were released, during the incident, and a little later aro

WTVF - 2017-09-22 21:32:35

Man takes hostages at Community First Bank in Columbia

A 53-year-old man carrying a machete burst into the Community First Bank & Trust building on James Campbell Boulevard in Columbia around 2:30 p.m. today and took hostages, Columbia Police Capt. Jeremy Alsup said. The situation continues to be active and ongoing. Alsup said he did not know the man's

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-09-22 22:31:38

Columbia police surround bank during reported machete hostage situation

Police in SWAT gear have surrounded a bank in Columbia Friday afternoon in response to a reported hostage situation involving a suspect armed with a machete. According to Tennessee Highway Patrol, which was earlier providing assistance to the Columbia Police Department at Community First Bank, the c

THE TENNESSEAN - 2017-09-22 21:14:03

Free medical clinic returns to Columbia on July 14-15

A popular, free health clinic that served more than 1,250 patients in two previous stops in Columbia will return in 2018, organizers said Thursday. Remote Area Medical will be at Whitthorne Middle School on July 14-15, providing dental and vision care on a first-come, first-served basis. The Filipin

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-09-21 23:09:03

Highway safety office targets distracted drivers in Columbia on Oct. 10

The Daily Herald The Tennessee Highway Safety Office and the Tennessee Highway Patrol will partner with local law enforcement in Columbia on Oct. 10 for the second statewide distracted driving enforcement bus tour. The THP will provide a large, painted bus to transport law enforcement partners as th

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-09-22 06:01:00

Record number of students attend Columbia State

Columbia State Community College's enrollment rose to a record number of students this semester, preliminary figures obtained Thursday by The Daily Herald show. As of Thursday, the college had 2,986 students in Columbia, 2,061 in Franklin and a total of 6,896 at all campuses, President Janet F. Smit

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-09-21 19:54:13

Tech building at Columbia State is top priority for funding

TENNESSEE BOARD OF REGENTS A new $17.7 million technology building at Columbia State Community College's rapidly growing Williamson County Campus in Franklin was identified on Friday as the top construction priority in the state's community college system. In approving the system's capital outlay an

BRENTWOODHOMEPAGE.COM - 2017-09-22 19:01:04

Family made homeless by Hurricane Harvey taken in by Spring Hill family

The one-two punch of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have not only sent gulf region states reeling, but prompted an exodus of evacuees fleeing the disaster areas. Many had made the trek to Tennessee, including the Spring Hill area. Many arrived with little or nothing and with nowhere to go, no one to tak

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-09-22 06:01:00

Multiple cars burglarized in Spring Hill

(WKRN Photo) SPRING HILL, Tenn. (WKRN) - Spring Hill Police report several cars were burglarized Tuesday night. Residents on Kylie Lane, Lincoln Road, Pinehurst Drive, Bonner Place and Samrock Drive told police someone broke into their cars. These vehicle robberies come on top of 4 similar car bur

WKRN - 2017-09-22 17:06:44

Movie theater embraces Mule Town for marketing

As the movie theater in Mule Town, Shady Brook Cinemas has decided to embrace its unique standing with a new logo, featuring a mule. The movie theater at 1907 Shady Brook St. in Columbia painted the logo on one side of its building last month. It intends to paint another side soon, General Manager C

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-09-20 21:24:29

Everything 'Clicked' for Central

Allie Click celebrated her birthday in fine fashion Tuesday, finishing with 13 service points as Columbia Central swept Shelbyville 3-0 in a district volleyball match. The Lady Lions also got 10 kills from Abby McAlister in a 25-15, 25-10 and 25-6 match win. Central improved to 5-8 overall and 3-2 i

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-09-20 20:37:05

Wanted man takes his own life before arrest

The Columbia Police Department is conducting an investigation after a wanted man took his own life as U.S. Marshals attempted to arrest him Monday. Members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force attempted to apprehend 42-year-old Bryan Prince as he sat parked on McCullum Street in Columbia, Deputy

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-09-20 18:17:37

Arts Council zeroes in on mural design

The Columbia Arts Council is narrowing down its decision for what will cover the remaining blank side of the mural located at Columbia Fire Station No. 1. The side facing U.S. Highway 31 is intended to serve as the gateway for the City of Columbia Arts District, while reflecting the city's Muletown

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-09-20 16:37:41

Things are about to get creepy - and fun! - at Creepy Hollow Woods

Creepy Hollow Woods in Spring Hill is ready for another October of what it calls "intense scares, awesome sets, queue line entertainment, music videos, delicious concessions and roaring bonfires." The indoor-outdoor, multi-attraction Halloween haunt will open for the season Friday and Saturday, Sept

WILLIAMSONHERALD.COM - 2017-09-21 16:01:00

Keep It Local expands to grocery delivery, longer hours and wider delivery areas

Keep It Local, the Spring Hill-based restaurant delivery company is once again expanding services and territories. After establishing delivery service in Smyrna, owners Tim Keesler and Ryan Appling have recently added local grocery delivery, longer delivery hours and are now delivering to south Fran

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-09-20 19:28:14

Spring Hill Police to host Night Out Against Crime

The Spring Hill Police Department is hosting a Night out Against Crime community event in October. The event will be held at Port Royal Park from 5-8 p.m. on Oct. 3 . Spring Hill Police and Fire will be at the event alongside members of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations, Tennessee Parks Departm

SPRINGHILLHOMEPAGE.COM - 2017-09-21 19:18:52

Avid Bama fans form Spring Hill Bama Bunch meetup group

Love them, hate them, love to hate them, there's no denying that relentless college sports juggernaut that is the Crimson Tide has swept as far north as Middle Tennessee. Even a casual perusal of local stores will often find the dark red alpha Bama swag positioned adjacent to the just-as-familiar Bi

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-09-21 15:51:29

Spring Hill Police Department reports multiple vehicular burglaries Tuesday night

The Spring Hill Police Department received several vehicular burglary reports Tuesday night in a second series of vehicular burglaries. According to the department, reports were filed of vehicular robberies on Kylie Lane, Lincoln Road, Pinehurst Drive, Bonner Place and Shamrock Drive Tuesday night.

SPRINGHILLHOMEPAGE.COM - 2017-09-21 02:41:26

DREMC issues 'Beat The Peak' notice for Thursday, Friday

Duck River Electric Membership Corp. has issued a "Beat The Peak" alert for Thursday and Friday afternoons, asking members to postpone optional power use during that time due to expected high heat and humidity. Tennessee Valley Authority charges its member utilities higher rates for electricity duri

SHELBYVILLE TIMES-GAZETTE - 2017-09-20 05:00:00

Love Our Libraries event has 'Technology on the Go' theme

"Technology on the Go" is the theme of the Williamson County Library Foundation's 2017 Love Our Libraries event, to be held on Oct. 19, 2017, at the Williamson County Enrichment Center. This year's event seeks to raise $30,000 in order to address a portable technology need (which has been identified

WILLIAMSONHERALD.COM - 2017-09-20 16:41:00