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TBI investigating Tullahoma police chief for misconduct
TULLAHOMA, Tenn. (WKRN) - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is looking into a complaint of misconduct against the police chief of Tullahoma. The TBI reported the investigation was requested by District Attorney General Craig Northcott into allegations against Chief Paul Blackwell.
Tullahoma’s James Anthony, humbled by kindergarten students singing and signing, aspires to attend Motlow
Tullahoma’s James Anthony, humbled by kindergarten students singing and signing, aspires to attend Motlow. LYNCHBURG, TN (Dec. 13, 2018) – James Anthony of Tullahoma, a custodian at Hickerson Elementary School who is hearing impaired, was recently the subject of a video that went viral on YouTube an
Dustin Lynch raises $25K for area children’s charities
Twenty-five thousand dollars were raised and a mountain of toys were collected thanks to Tullahoma graduate, hometown hero and Grand Ole Opry member Dustin Lynch. For the fifth year in a row, Tullahoma played host to a roundtable of country music heavyweights for the Dustin Lynch & Friends Benefit C
Fun events for the weekend in neighboring Coffee County
Geminid Meteor Shower and Star Party:Watch the Geminid Meteor Shower with the Parks and Recreation department from 8-11 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, at Johnson Lane Recreation Area in Tullahoma. This is a free event. Participants will need to dress warmly.
Grundy County deputy dragged in Coffee County, weapon fired during incident
COFFEE COUNTY, Tenn. — Grundy County Sheriff Clint Shrum says a deputy is recovering after being dragged by a suspect's vehicle in Coffee County. Shrum says the incident happened Tuesday night during a traffic stop.
City OKs $250K in street, sidewalk work
The Tullahoma Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved several upcoming construction projects and agreements valued at nearly $250,000 at its Monday, Dec. 10 meeting. The three upcoming projects, which total $243,400 for various city improvements, include the construction of new sidewalks along the city
Middle Tennessee doctor charged with running 'massive opioid distribution' & fraud scheme
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--A Clarksville doctor has been indicted for allegedly running a "massive opioid distribution and healthcare fraud scheme" according to the U.S. Department of Justice.
Coffee County holds on to sweep Harris
Coffee County Middle School hosted its final basketball games before Christmas Thursday night. Taking on Harris Middle, the Lady Raiders stayed out in front from the first quarter on for a 38-24 win. In the boys’ game, the Red Raiders held off a late push by the Eagles to escape with a 40-34 victory
Officer Dragged By Fleeing Suspect In Coffee County
Around 5:40 Tuesday (12/11/2018) night, Grundy County Sheriff's Department Investigator Larry Sims was dragged by a vehicle while trying to detain a man Tuesday night in neighboring Coffee County.
Grundy County investigator dragged by car, involved in officer-involved shooting
COFFEE COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) - An investigation is underway after an officer fired shots and was dragged by a car in Coffee County Tuesday evening. According to a release, a Grundy County investigator was on his way home around 5:40 p.m. when he came across two vehicles at the intersection of Highway
Lower gas prices in Manchester
Just wanted to let anyone who might be interested know that if you need gasoline in your car and are anywhere near Manchester: fill up there. Almost every station in Manchester is selling gas 30 cents per gallon cheaper than any station in Tullahoma. Why the big difference?
Schools’ ‘report card’ flawed in the wake of TNReady failures
A new state report lists Tullahoma City Schools as slightly behind the state average in overall academic success, but district officials say they aren’t using the state report as the “highest priority” metric in evaluating student success.
Widening of Winchester Road approved
MADISON COUNTY, Ala. - If you've driven on Winchester Road in Madison County recently, you've probably noticed a decent amount of construction and you're about to see more. Road work that's years in the making has finally been approved.
Murfresboro Man Arrested, Allegedly Claimed he was on a Mission for Osama Bin Laden
According to arrest warrants issued to Sgt. Harmon Campbell with the Coffee County Sheriff's Department on Saturday, December 8, Katsana Maxkenzie Chanthoumphone age 26 of Murfreesboro was charged with aggravated assault and aggravated criminal trespass.
Largest earthquake in 45 years hits East Tennessee, light effects reach Franklin, Spring Hill
PHOTO: Data from the United States Geological Survey Earthquake Hazards Program shows the reach of the earthquake reaching Williamson County / Photo courtesy of United States Geological Survey.
Earthquake, magnitude 4.4, rattles Tennessee, Georgia
A 4.4-magnitude earthquake was reported in Tennessee early Wednesday, officials said. The quake hit about six miles north of Decatur at around 4:15 a.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The shaking was felt by residents as far as Atlanta -- about 149 miles south of the epicenter.
AEDCWC celebrates season of giving
Members of the AEDC Woman’s Club were entertained by singer / songwriter Carson Hill during their December meeting. Along with her presentation, Hill sang several songs. Members provided donations for Toys for Tots and held their Christmas Boutique, which they report was a great success.
Blood Assurance encourages giving the gift of life this season
Travel increases throughout the holiday season. From Thanksgiving to the New Year, holiday travelers crisscross the globe to visit family far and wide. During these months, there are more accidents due to the heavy traffic, congested roadways and hazardous travel conditions.
Two taken into custody on federal drug charges
Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department investigators executed a federal search warrant Thursday that resulted in two individuals being taken into custody. A man and woman were picked up in Coffee County by authorities.
Lauren Havens finds her wings at Blue Monarch
Lauren Havens, 32, struggled with addiction for years and, as a child, “never felt really smart or capable of much.” She is now on her way of becoming a pilot, thanks to the support she found at Blue Monarch and the help of Tullahoma resident Jim Apple.