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Donate to Marine's 'Toys for Tots' program

Josh Rooker, Legionnaire with the American Legion Post 279, has volunteered to be the "project officer" for the 2017 Marine Corps "Toys for Tots" program in Cannon County. Josh is the son-in-law of Carol and Mike Reed and the grandson-in-law of the late Paul L. Reed of Paul L. Reed Furniture. Josh i

CANNONCOURIER.COM - 2017-11-19 08:00:00

Two arrested following pursuit and school lockdown Friday

Two Cookeville residents were arrested Friday afternoon following a pursuit that contributed to a temporary school lockdown in Baxter.Mary Dunn, 28, was charged with possession of a stolen vehicle, ... This item is available in full to subscribers. Two Cookeville residents were arrested Friday after

HERALD-CITIZEN - 2017-11-18 02:29:54

LaVar Ball dismisses Trump's role in release of son, 2 other UCLA players from China

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued November 18 at 1:06PM CST expiring November 18 at 5:00PM CST in effect for: Ballard, Caldwell, Calloway, Carlisle, Christian, Crittenden, Daviess, Fulton, Graves, Henderson, Hickman, Hopkins, Livingston, Lyon, McCracken, McLean, Marshall, Muhlenberg, Todd, Trigg, Un

WTVF - 2017-11-18 18:36:13

Cannon County Senior Center receives grant

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, a charitable organization dedicated to enriching the quality of life in 40 Middle Tennessee counties and beyond, announces $2,072,235 in grants to 346 local nonprofit organizations as part of the 2017 annual grant-making process. The g


MJCA girls move to 2-0

The Lady Saints led 5-3 following the first quarter, trailed 14-12 at halftime and were back in front 20-18 going into the fourth as they returned home 2-0 for the three-day old season. Caroline Hibbett tossed in 10 points for the Lady Saints while Caitlyn Smith notched nine, Amelia Lyons seven, Abi


Severe thunderstorm warning in effect for Wilson County; tornado possible

The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning until 5:30 p.m. for Wilson County, while a tornado was detected on radar. At just after 5 p.m., a possible tornado was spotted on radar in the Gladeville area moving east at 50 mph. At about 5:15 p.m., the storm front appeared to be b

LEBANON DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-19 01:20:00

85-Year Old Woman Raped and Robbed

An 85-year old woman told Murfreesboro Police that she was raped at gunpoint at her home in the Mitchell-Neilson area. Police reports indicate that the elderly woman was cleaning the windows on her car when a man brandishing a small silver handgun approached her on Tuesday (11/15/2017) afternoon. In


Mom charged for being getaway driver for sons

A Cookeville woman has been charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor and theft of property for allegedly acting as a getaway driver for her 11- and 12-year-old sons stealing from an ... This item is available in full to subscribers. A Cookeville woman has been charged with contributin


Pimentel, Buck are united in marriage

Victoria Patricia Pimentel of Normandy and Michael Buck of Unionville were united in marriage on the evening of May 27 at Saddle Woods Farm in Murfreesboro. The bride is the daughter of Roger and Diane Pimentel of Normandy. She is the granddaughter of the late Reginald Piementel, Jean T. O'Brien of

SHELBYVILLE TIMES-GAZETTE - 2017-11-19 06:00:00

Deadline for parade entries extended

STAFF WRITER Kelly Lapczynski Think it's too early to be planning for Christmas? Think again. The Tullahoma Area Chamber of Commerce Christmas parade, set for Dec. 1, is just 14 days away and Executive Director Hope Sartain wants to be sure the date doesn't "sneak up on" folks who are still riffling


Diagnostic scanner taken from truck

A vehicle diagnostic scanner valued at $8,000 and electrical tester worth $800 were stolen Thursday from a truck on South Maple Street, Shelbyville police said Thursday. The owner said a window on the truck was broken to gain entry. A television and police scanner were stolen from a Regent Drive hom

SHELBYVILLE TIMES-GAZETTE - 2017-11-19 06:00:00

Family Center gives more than 500 Thanksgiving dinners

The Family Center of Columbia brought Thanksgiving a week early to Maury County families struggling this holiday season. The non-profit organization dedicated to empowering individuals to break the cycle of poverty distributed a total of 507 frozen turkeys, complete with boxes of stuffing, macaroni

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-18 06:01:00

Knights collect for the handicapped

Steve Konz, Amy Bryson and Chris Bryson spent their Saturday collecting donations for the handicapped at Columbia's Walmart Supercenter. Konz, the chairman of the Maury County Knights of Columbus, has organized the drive for 38 years. More than 3 dozen volunteers collect donations the weekend before

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-18 21:37:56

A Very Maury Christmas launches holiday season

The time of family, thanks and giving returns with the third annual A Very Maury Christmas Holiday Market held Saturday. More than 800 shoppers gathered to find the perfect gifts at the the growing gathering just three hours into the event held from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and hosted by the Wesbury Hous

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-18 18:44:56

City: We can hold secret meetings

On three occasions in October the Shelbyville city council, the city manager and local law enforcement officials met in closed-door sessions without any public notice of their intent to hold a special meeting or what the reason for the meeting was. Whether notice of called non-public government meet

SHELBYVILLE TIMES-GAZETTE - 2017-11-19 06:00:00

Tennessee 'in dogfight' for jobs, expert says

Prospective businesses want to talk about local workforce availability as much as tax cuts in deciding where to locate, the executive director of the Tennessee Higher Education Commission said Thursday night. Mike Krause, a key architect of the Tennessee Promise scholarship program, said the state i


Developer changes approach as downtown Largo project lags in financing

LARGO Driving down West Bay Drive, you may notice some changes to downtown Largo. A new 29-unit apartment complex on Ridge Road stands finished and ready for residents. South of the complex, land that was formerly home to a community of rundown cottages and the Smokin Rib Shack restaurant is now a f


Small plane crashes near Clearwater Airpark

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Police and firefighters are responding to a small plane crash near the Clearwater Airpark. The crash happened after 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, on the N. Keene Road between Sunset Point Road and Drew Street. Just witnessed a plane crash in Clearwater, FL Plane crash seen between Dr

10NEWS - 2017-11-19 16:08:15

Small plane crashes near airpark in Clearwater

CLEARWATER (FOX 13) - A small plane crashed in Clearwater Sunday morning. The incident happened around 10:30 a.m. along Keene Road south of Sunset Point Road. The area is very close to the Clearwater Airpark. It's unclear if the plane was taking off or preparing to land when it crashed. Two occupant

FOX13NEWS.COM - 2017-11-19 19:14:00

Downed small airplane on Keene Road North near Clearwater

Pinellas County sheriff's deputies are on the scene of a downed small airplane on Keene Road north near Sunset Road, authorities said. Keene Road is shut down in both directions from Sunset Point to Flagler Drive. Motorists should seek alternate routes. We have not confirmed any information about t

ABC ACTION NEWS - 2017-11-19 16:47:54