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Shoplifters walk out with clothing

Sweat pants, swimming trunks and a T-shirt were allegedly shoplifted by two people at Hibbett Sports, North Main Street, Shelbyville police were told Tuesday.

SHELBYVILLE TIMES-GAZETTE - 2018-08-16 05:00:00

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies in Detroit at 76

NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died from pancreatic cancer. She was 76.Publicist Gwendolyn Quinn

MANCHESTER TIMES - 2018-08-16 17:17:35

Police: Murfreesboro burglary suspect taken out by K-9 after trying to attack officers

No one was inside the building, but officers then spotted the suspect, 28-year-old Brian Krushensky, in a truck fast asleep.


Great Americana BBQ Fest to be finger-lickin’ good, full of new surprises

A competitor smokes ribs last year during the Great Americana BBQ Festival. This year's event is Saturday, Aug. 25, at the Park at Harlinsdale Farm.Submitted

WILLIAMSONHERALD.COM - 2018-08-16 13:16:00

Police searching for 5 'heavily' armed suspects in Nolensville

NOLENSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - Nolensville police are asking residents to be alert after armed robbery suspects were pursued into Williamson County early Wednesday morning.The pursuit of a stolen vehicle began in Nashville around 2:30 a.m.Nolensville police reported Metro officers pursued a stolen 2004

WKRN - 2018-08-15 09:26:05

LC family makes ovarian cancer awareness their mission

As we near the end of summer and leaves start to turn, most of us are familiar with the very prominent Breast Cancer Awareness Month that will soon be here. Everything except the leaves will turn pink, and we will all come together to “Save the ta-tas!” It’s a wonderful and important month that has

ELK VALLEY TIMES - 2018-08-16 15:00:00

The opioid crisis has hit Williamson County. Why aren't more people talking about it?

His father, Mark Witthauer, had planned his son's funeral dozens of times in his mind during his 10-year addiction that ended with heroin and prescription painkillers. But he still wasn't ready for that call.

THE TENNESSEAN - 2018-08-16 14:00:00

Fake money 'rampant' across Middle Tennessee

Goodwill doesn't just sell used items. The nonprofit helps people in need through education and employment."All the money we make here goes to help fund our mission," said David Gibson, store manager at the Goodwill store in Murfreesboro.So you can imagine their disappointment to find a fake $50 in


2 hurt in Amish buggy accident in Lawrenceburg

LAWRENCEBURG, Tenn. (WKRN) - Two people were hurt in an accident involving an Amish buggy in Lawrenceburg Wednesday.It happened on Highway 43.Police told News 2 a woman was treated at a local hospital and another was airlifted to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.An update on their c

WKRN - 2018-08-16 01:26:15

See Inside: Jason Aldean's $7.875 Million Talley Moore Estate For Sale

Country superstarJason Aldeanhas listed his 120-acre estate in Columbia, Tennessee — nearly an hour outside of Nashville —on the market for $7.875 million. The “Big Green Tractor” star and his wife,American IdolalumBrittanyKerr Aldean, who is pregnant with their second child — a girl, recently annou

PARADE - 2018-08-15 14:05:49

Man wanted for domestic violence surrenders after 4-hour standoff in Rutherford County

Scott Gooden, 29, had a four-hour standoff with authorities after barricading himself inside his ex-girlfriend's home on Turner Avenue in Rutherford County.

FOX17.COM - 2018-08-15 13:43:17

Friday’s Flavor of Franklin will whet the appetites for BBQ Festival

The Franklin Noon Rotary’s Third Annual Great Americana BBQ Festival has added a new feature making it a weekend long event.Kicking it off on Friday, Aug. 24, will be a celebration of the Flavors of Franklin at The Park at Harlinsdale Farm from 6- 10 p.m. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased at www,

WILLIAMSONHERALD.COM - 2018-08-16 13:24:00

Multiple Injuries Reported In Buggy Crash In Lawrence County

LEOMA, Tenn. - Multiple injuries were reported in a crash involving an Amish buggy in Lawrence County.According to WLX Radio, the crash happened on Highway 43 South in Leoma.Multiple agencies responded to the scene, and officials asked drivers to avoid the area if possible.We will update this story

WTVF - 2018-08-15 23:27:29

Police make arrest in Old Fort Park stabbing

A suspect was arrested in connection with a stabbing Saturday at Old Fort Park, police said.The Murfreesboro Police Department received a call of a fight at 7:25 p.m. Saturday at Old Fort Park, spokeswomanAmy Norvillesaid. Officers found an adult male victim suffering from multiple stab wounds.


At least 3 injured in Leoma buggy crash

Emergency crews are responding to a crash involving an Amish buggy in Leoma, Tenn. in Lawrence County.The crash happened Wednesday afternoon near Story and Lee on Highway 43.At least three people were injured in the crash. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.Stay with News4 for upda

WSMV - 2018-08-15 23:15:00

Horses' beauty comes to life

As part of the 80th anniversary of the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration, the public is invited to view an exhibition of some of the outstanding work of the late Billie Nipper. The exhibition will be in the main office lobby of First Community Bank of Tennessee, 207 Elm St..


Search ongoing for 5 armed suspects after series of robberies

On Wednesday morning, the Nolensville Police Department advised residents to take precautions and to be on the lookout for the suspects. By 8:45 a.m.,the police department posted an updatesaying they no longer believe the suspects are in the area.

WSMV - 2018-08-15 09:43:38

Uncle Bud's, known for fried catfish and chicken, announces Murfreesboro store

Uncle Bud's, a restaurant known for its fried catfish and chicken, is making it's way back to Rutherford County.


Lincoln County High School receives $80,000 worth of equipment

Lincoln County High School students will learn new skills and work with modern technology after a steel company donated $80,000 worth of equipment. Darrin Simms never saw it coming."I don't know if I can put it into words, I mean they are giving us roughly $80,000 worth of stuff here," Simms said.


Small fire under investigation at Murfreesboro Cheddar's

(Photo: Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department)MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WKRN) - The Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department is investigating a small fire at Cheddar’s Monday afternoon.The fire was reported at the restaurant located on Old Fort Parkway just after noon.Officials said it appears the fire started