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Nashville road closures during Gov.-elect Bill Lee's inauguration

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro Nashville Public Works will be closing several downtown streets this weekend before and during the inauguration of Gov.-elect Bill Lee. Here are the street and sidewalk closures for Friday, 1/18 and Saturday 1/19:


TBI adds man accused of murder, kidnapping, robbery to Top 10 Most Wanted list

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to their Top 10 Most Wanted list. James David Robinson now has a spot on the list Thursday night. Robinson has warrants out of Hamilton County for first degree murder, especially aggravated kidnapping, especially aggr


Big plans in store for East Nashville's Cayce Homes

EAST NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - Known by some as the gateway to East Nashville, the largest housing project in town has an unfortunate reputation. While some may only know of the crime in James A. Cayce Homes, the area means so much more to so many.


Middle Tennessee teacher accused of abusing two pre-K students, investigation underway

SPARTA, Tenn. (WZTV) — A middle Tennessee teacher is the suspect in at least two cases of abuse against elementary students. White County Schools confirmed to FOX 17 News that the teacher in question, Sally Hoffman, has been suspended pending the outcome of the investigations.


Nashville one of top 25 bed bug infested cities in U.S., report says

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Nashville has made it on a new list ranking thetop 50 bed bug cities in America. The report was released Monday by Orkin. Nashville was ranked 23rd on the list after moving up two spots from last year.


BREAKING: Men suspected in Dozier Court fatal shooting extradited to Tennessee, bonds set for millions

Two people suspected of shooting and killing 25-year old Clark Cable at a house on Dozier Court on Dec. 3 were extradited from Arizona on Thursday, according to the Brentwood Police Department.


Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 4 Morning' game

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday morning's drawing of the Tennessee Lottery's "Cash 4 Morning" game were:. (one, one, two, five; Lucky Sum: nine) Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed


Gunshots fired at Nashville store employee following shoplifting incident

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - The man accused of firing gunshots at an employee of a business near downtown Nashville earlier this month and carjacking a man nearby has now been charged in the case.


Tenn. teacher sentenced for kidnapping student

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Tad Cummins, a Tennessee school teacher who kidnapped a teenage student prompting a nationwide search in 2017, was sentenced in federal court Wednesday.


3 injured in North Nashville shooting, suspects at large

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) -- Police are searching for two suspects after multiple people were shot in North Nashville on Wednesday night. Police were dispatched to the 2800 block of Augusta Drive around 8:20 p.m. for a shooting.


Baby injured after driver fires shots into vehicle on I-65 in Franklin

FRANKLIN, TN (WSMV) - Police say a baby was injured when shots were fired into a car along Interstate 65 in Franklin early Thursday morning. According to the Franklin Police Department, the driver shot into the rear passenger window of the victims' vehicle in the southbound lanes near the exit for C


Nashville woman charged with DUI, open container after crashing into THP Trooper

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--A 23-year-old woman has been charged DUI and open container violation after crashing into a Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper's cruiser. Lt. Travis Plotzer says Maria Carapia of Nashville was also charged with possession of schedule 4 and 2 substances.


Mom: Facebook tip led to discovery of missing Tennessee teen

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The mom of formerly missing teen, Dylan Regenold, said a Facebook tip led to his recovery. Regenold, 16, went missing from a Nashville-based youth facility over a month ago. Gallatin police confirmed that he had been found on Thursday morning and was taken into custody by


Tennessee gov-elect's inauguration to move indoors

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Gov.-elect Bill Lee is moving his inauguration to an indoor venue amid forecasts for weekend rain and thunderstorms. The Republican's transition team says the event Saturday will take place at War Memorial Auditorium in downtown Nashville. The ceremony had been plan


Police search for 17-year-old accused of shooting 19-year-old on Old Hickory Blvd.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — A 19-year-old is in critical condition following a shooting near Old Hickory Boulevard in Antioch. Now, the Metro Nashville Police Department is searching for a 17-year-old suspect on the run.


Man accused of shooting at employee who confronted him about shoplifting pizzas

NASHVILLE (WSMV) - The teenager accused of going on a crime spree after allegedly shoplifting pizzas is expected to appear in court Thursday. Dajuantez Stewart, 18, is accused of shooting at the Family Dollar employee who confronted him about stealing five frozen pizzas at the Jefferson Street locat


Tennessee to have prime viewing for Super Blood Wolf Moon Eclipse

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — Tennessee is expected to have good viewing for the upcoming super blood wolf moon eclipse. A total lunar eclipse, or blood moon, that will also coincide with a super moon will be visible on Jan. 20 and will finish in the early hours of Jan. 21.


Nashville Predators Host 4th Annual ‘Pride Night’

In February 2016, O&AN featured the Nashville Predators and their LGBT fans on our cover to honor the team for holding its first-ever Pride Night event, in conjunction with the Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce. Three years later, the event has become an annual event.


East Nashville neighborhood advocates keep community advised

Derrick Vinson and his wife Charity are new parents and have settled into a new home. They moved to East Nashville from the Hermitage/Old Hickory area last year. "We were really impressed with the feel of East Nashville, the eclectic vibe of East Nashville, it's kind of a cool place," Vinson said. "


FBI releases new wanted poster for "The Traveling Bandit"

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - A bank robber known as The Traveling Bandit has a new wanted poster from the FBI. Investigators have linked him to a robbery in Mount Juliet last week, and another bank heist in Johnson City on Jan. 4.