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Daylight Saving Time bill passes Tennessee House
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) â€” The Daylight Saving Time bill has passed Tennessee's house. HB 0247 aims to establish Daylight Saving Time as the standard time in Tennessee. The legislation passed a House floor vote Monday. It still must pass the state Senate, be signed off by Governor Lee, then go to C
Clayton Supply to open manufacturing facility in Sumner County, create 110 jobs
SUMNER COUNTY, TN (WSMV) - Clayton Supply will be opening a 130,000 square foot facility in Sumner County, creating 110 jobs. The home builder will use the Westmoreland facility located at 1720 Pleasant Grove Road to create trusses and wall panels.
Sheriff’s Reports for March 15-19
Editor’s Note: The following are suspects booked into the Wilson County Jail during the specified time frame. All persons charged are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Woman stabbed inside Nashville funeral home, suspect also injures man outside
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Metro Nashville Police are obtaining warrants for a woman after she stabbed another woman at a Nashville funeral home. Police say the suspect and victim, both females, were in a dispute inside the Terrell Broady Funeral Home located at 3855 Clarksville Pike.
Servpro headquarters to remain in Gallatin following sale
Servpro plans to keep its corporate headquarters in Gallatin following its sale to a private-equity firm. Blackstone acquired a majority stake in the leading franchisors of residential and commercial property damage restoration services last month. The deal is part of the firm’s strategy aimed at ho
Goodlettsville man sentenced to ten years for heroin charges
GOODLETTSVILLE, TN (WSMV) - U.S. Attorney Don Cochran announced Monday that a Goodlettsville man was sentenced to 10 years in prison for drug related charges. According to a news release, 31-year-old Brian Wimsatt was sentenced for conspiracy, as well as possession and distribution of heroin which r
Armed & dangerous Appalachian Trail hiker may be on his way to Tennessee
A hiker on the Appalachian Trail who threatened hikers Sunday in North Carolina could be on his way to Tennessee, according to Unicoi County authorities. Sheriff Mike Hensley told WCYB that the man is considered armed and dangerous and was last seen carrying a machete and a knife.
Multi-million-dollar data center planned in Gallatin
A New York-based technology startup plans to build a multi-million-dollar data center powered by renewable energy in Gallatin, city and company officials announced Monday. Archer Datacenters will build the 70,000-square-foot facility on 30 acres in the city’s industrial park across from Beretta U.S.
19 indicted in West Tennessee drug trafficking sweep
JACKSON, Tenn. — Nineteen people have been indicted in two separate drug trafficking indictments in West Tennessee. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee D. Michael Dunavant announced the indictments Monday.
Elementary and middle school students set to take the stage
Many Sumner county elementary and middle school students are set to take the stage as BrazelDazzle Studioz presents “Beauty and the Beast JR” May 3-4 at the Palace Theater in Gallatin. Directed by Sheri Brazelton, the award-winning animated film and stage play comes to life in this romantic and belo
19 indicted for conspiracy to distribute meth, cocaine and weed in Tennessee
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Officials said 19 people have been charged on two separate indictments for conspiracy to distribute meth, cocaine, and marijuana in west Tennessee. March 18, a federal grand jury indicted four defendants with conspiracy to distribute meth. One count was being a felon in possession o
Tennessee attorney sentenced for stealing over $1M from trust funds of clients including slain trooper's daughter
attorney who was charged with stealing more than $1.36 million from the trust funds of clients including a slain state trooper's daughter was sentenced Monday to over seven years behind bars.
State Senate Fails to Recall Heartbeat Bill
NASHVILLE, Tennessee – A majority of Tennessee State Senate voted to table the motion to reconsider the Heartbeat Bill through a recall, putting an end to any further action on the measure during this legislative session.
EARTHQUAKES SHAKE EAST TENNESSEE SUNDAY AND MONDAY
Another earthquake rattled East Tennessee Monday morning. A 2.3-magnitude quake shook Dayton, Tennessee, Monday morning. The seismic activity took place at 8:23 a.m. Eastern Time, according to the United States Geological Survey.
Police: Nashville mother left baby alone, went for breakfast with friend
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - A 25-year-old mother left her 11-month-old baby alone in her Nashville residence for several hours over the weekend while she went to get breakfast with a friend, according to a Metro police report.
The Best Barbecue In The State Is Officially Found At This Nashville Restaurant
Tennessee is known for its barbecue, and thanks to a new Southern Living ranking, Nashville can now claim the best spot in the state: Peg Leg Porker. While the spot may not seem like much tucked away on a side street between popular Nashville neighborhoods, it definitely lives up to the hype. If you
Tennessee law targets domestic abuse in new ways
A new law makes it a crime for someone charged with domestic abuse to try to convince a victim not to testify. ►Domestic violence victims have resources in East Tennessee. Click here to learn more.
Waffle House shooting lawsuit: Dispatchers sent emergency responders to wrong Waffle House
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) â€” Shaundelle Brooks, mother of Waffle House shooting victim Akilah DaSilva, has filed a lawsuit against Metro Government in connection to the deadly Waffle House shooting that happened one year ago Monday. Investigators believe Travis Reinking entered the Antioch Waffle Hou
Reese Witherspoon's Son Tennessee Wrote Her the Funniest Note!
The 43-year-old actress just shared a super cute note that. wrote all by himself, asking about his Easter candy. Reese took to her Twitter to share a copy of the note, which read, “Mom, do you know where mi candy is?”
Two plead guilty in 2018 Pilot killing
Derrick La’Juan Rucker Jr., 18, and Kaila Lashea Garrett, 21, both of Lebanon, pleaded guilty Monday for their involvement in a 2018 drug deal gone wrong that left two teens dead.