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Three motorcyclists injured in Watertown crashes
A motorist who witnessed the motorcycle crash attempted to turn around and assist, but was hit by a motorcyclist who crossed the center lines in an attempt to swerve to avoid the vehicle, according to the THP report. The driver was uninjured.
Tennessee's 1st Hemp Dispensary Opens In Murfreesboro
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The first hemp dispensary is open in Tennessee, and people are flocking to the Murfreesboro store to see if the cannabis plant can really help with their pain.
Eminem to Critics of His Show’s Loud Gunshot Sound Effects: “You Shouldn’t Be Here”
© Eminem photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic for Bonnaroo Arts And Music FestivalMANCHESTER, TN - JUNE 09: (EDITORS NOTE: Image contains profanity.) Eminem performs on What Stage during day 3 of the 2018 Bonnaroo Arts And Music Festival on June 9, 2018 in Manchester, Tennessee. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/Fi
Eminem Responds to Bonnaroo Critics
Last week, Eminem received a lot of negative attention due tothe realistic gunshot-like sound he used at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festivalin Manchester, Tennessee. Many members of the crowd were caught off guard, screamed, and ducked at the end of his performance of "Kill You." Concerned friends
Three pedestrians hit in multiple I-24 accident
email@example.comThree people sitting in the median of Interstate 24 while a tire was being changed on their van were struck by a Camaro involved in a three-vehicle accident Saturday, the THP said.Full details are not yet available, and police are investigating the incident.
17-year-old Liberty Tech senior missing
DarLesha Anderson went to the grocery store Wednesday afternoon and asked Isebella Murry, whom she’s had custody of for a few months and has known for years, if she wanted to go.
Accident closes U.S. 231 Friday
Firefighters extinguish a blaze after this semi hauling garbage overturned and caught fire mid-day Friday around 4750 Lebanon Road just north of Richard Siegel Park, according to a Rutherford County Fire & Rescue Department spokeswoman. The driver was injured but no further information was immediate
DNA testing the next frontier in genealogical research
If you go* What: “Beginning DNA for Genealogy” seminar.* When: 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, June 23.* Where: Northgate Library, 278 Northgate Mall Drive.* Admission: Free; registration not required.* For more information: 423-643-7785.
VIDEO: Three suspects burglarize Cookeville High School
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) —Police are looking for three people who burglarized Cookeville High School.It happened back on May 29.Police said three suspects are involved.Anyone who recognizes the suspects in the attached surveillance video should call 931-520-5317.
2 Arrested In Shooting Outside Lebanon Walmart
LEBANON, Tenn. - Two men have been charged with attempted first degree murder and aggravated assault following a shooting outside a Lebanon Walmart.The crime happened on May 29 when the victim said he and his friend were sitting in a vehicle in the parking lot of Walmart.Another vehicle with two men
8 employers to participate in job fair
The Goodwill Career Solutions center at 565 S. Jefferson Ave. in Cookeville will host a job fair from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19, for eight employers seeking to fill more than 200 positions in Putnam and White counties.
Red, White & Boom begins with SlideCKVL
The City of Cookeville’s fourth annual Red, White and Boom Independence Day celebration kicks off June 30-July 1 with SlideCKVL, a 1,000-foot waterslide along Broad Street.
Police charge suspects in Walmart shooting
According to Lebanon police Sgt. P.J. Hardy, a Wilson County grand jury indicted Tyvontez Rasheed Moore, 18, and Ian Kyle Fant, 19, both of Lebanon, and detectives charged each with attempted first-degree murder and aggravated assault. Police arrested Moore and Fant on Friday and booked them in each
Law enforcement releases Bonnaroo stats
Over the course of the four-day festival, Bonnaroo 2018 saw one fatality, a major drug bust and 45 arrests. — File Photo by Chris Barstad
Murfreesboro woman issues warning after losing money in rental home scam
"There are three bedrooms, there's a bonus room. I mean it had everything we didn't expect to have," said King.
Man dies in Putnam County apartment fire, investigation underway
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) —A man was found dead inside an apartment in Putnam County.The Putnam County Sheriff's Office said a 57-year-old man found unresponsive at an apartment complex along Benton Young Road on Tuesday.The call came in at about 1 p.m. and the man was immediately taken to a Cookevil
Lebanon restaurant enters national burger competition
Voodoo Smokehouse at 104 N. Maple St. held its grand opening in April, and just a month later announced it would participate in the James Beard Foundation’s Blended Burger Project, a nationwide initiative that challenges chefs to make a “blended burger” by blending ground meat with finely chopped mu
Friends, family say goodbye to young mother stabbed to death
LEBANON, Tenn. (WKRN) - On Thursday, friends and family laid a young woman to rest after police sayshe was murdered by her boyfriend.
After nearly dying from cardiac arrest, man gets to thank the Rutherford County paramedics who saved his life
On May 18, tragedy struck in the foyer of the Dudleys’ Murfreesboro home. On Thursday, Toby Dudley finally got to meet the people who saved his life.
5 vehicles worth $319,000 stolen from Ford dealer
Ford of Murfreesboro reported the thefts of five vehicles valued at $319,660 over the course of two nights the weekend of June 9-10.The Murfreesboro Police Department posted two nighttime photos on Facebook that it says is of people who were the last to look at the stolen vehicles. The post asks peo