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Police looking for trailer stolen from vietnam vets in Humphreys Co.
HUMPHREYS COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) - Whenever a vet's house needs mending, or a parade needs waving, they come. But Vietnam Veterans of America, out of Waverly, took quite a hit overnight.
Suspected drug dealer arrested in Humphreys County parking lot
HUMPHREYS COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) - A suspected drug dealer was arrested Thursday night in the parking lot of a Humphreys County fast food restaurant. Detectives with the Humphreys County Sheriff's Office said they had tracked the accused drug dealer and observed a drug sale take place in McEwen.
Sinkhole dispute continues to deepen in Dickson County
DICKSON, Tenn. (WTVF) — It's a sinkhole that gets worse with every rain -- and nothing's being done to fix it, all because of a dispute that's heading to court. It's a disagreement that's been brewing for more than a year off Highway 46.
Middle Tennessee woman celebrates 100th birthday
WAVERLY, Tenn. (WZTV) — A middle Tennessee woman is celebrating her 100th birthday on Wednesday. Roxie Little of Waverly reached the milestone on Jan. 9, 2019. "We are so proud and blessed to be celebrating her big birthday," family member Beverly Scurlock said.
THP investigates deadly crash in Humphreys County
HUMPHREYS COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) - At least one person was killed in a crash Sunday night in Humphreys County. The crash was reported around 9:30 p.m. in the area of Highway 13 North and West Big Richland Road.
Communities adjust after closure of McKenzie Regional Hospital
HENRY COUNTY, Tenn. — One local community is adjusting after the recent closing of their hospital. “One of our main concerns I think are the babies that used to be delivered at McKenzie Regional Hospital,” McKenzie Mayor Jill Holland said. “In a year we could have upwards to 300.”
People are obsessed with an 88-pound 'river monster' catfish
fisher-woman caught an 88-pound catfish. Paula Cathey Smith of Waverly, Tennessee, caught and released the animal on Sunday. People are obsessed with the so-called "river monster."
‘Charlotte’s Web’ coming to Clarksville’s Roxy Regional Theatre
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (CLARKSVILLENOW) – Bring the kids to the corner of Franklin and First in Historic Downtown Clarksville this month for a family-friendly favorite about a remarkable pig, a young girl, a spider and the friendship that binds them together.
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.
County Commission approves land purchase, upgrades to UTM’s football field
Tim Smith, who was recently appointed interim director of the Everett-Stewart Regional Airport, was recognized during Monday night’s Weakley County Commission meeting. There was considerable discussion regarding a land purchase to expand parking at Greenfield School, and an increase to for upgrading
Franklin celebrates wrestling seniors ahead of districts
Even with tournament season looming ahead, Thursday’s meet versus Dickson County was always going to be the most important night of the season for Franklin’s wrestling team.
Tennessee’s Phillip Fulmer committed NCAA infraction, was banned from 5 practices, per report
The temptation was just too much for Tennessee’s Phillip Fulmer. OK, Alabama fans, before you start making food jokes, let it play out. The coach-turned-athletic director turned back into coach - albeit briefly - during a Sept. 11 football practice in Knoxville.
PARIS TN: Man charged with burglary
A Hollow Rock man was arrested on multiple charges on Thursday. Terrance Kilpatrick, 32, was arrested on Dunlap Street in Paris by Paris Patrolman Jeff Smith. Kilpatrick was charged with auto burglary, reckless endangerment and driving on a revoked license.
Stewart County manhunt suspect Kirby Wallace scheduled to appear in court
DOVER, TN (WSMV) - The man who garnered national attention after leading police on a 14-day manhunt last year is scheduled to appear in court on Monday. Kirby Wallace will be arraigned on nine charges, including first-degree murder, felony murder, attempted first-degree murder and aggravated arson.
Clifty Farms Acquired By Burgers’ Smokehouse
Paris, Tenn.—Burgers’ Smokehouse, located in California, Mo., announced today it will be acquiring Clifty Farm Country Meats of Paris, one of Henry County’s oldest businesses.
1 killed by falling tree limb in Perry County
PERRY COUNTY, Tenn. (WZTV) -- A man from Lewis County was tragically killed from a logging accident in Perry County on Monday. Police responded to Treadwell Prong Road around 10 a.m. for a victim who was found unresponsive by his brother, reports the Tennessee River Valley News.
Endangered Tennessee teen located in Alabama
GALLATIN, Tenn.--A missing Gallatin teen has been located in Birmingham, Alabama. Dylan Regenhold escaped from the Volunteer Youth Academy on December 14, 2018 and had not been seen until today. Police say he was taken into custody by the Birmingham Police Department.
4-H’ers test horse knowledge in hippology contest
Five Henry County youth competed in the western region 4-H hippology contest on Saturday in Alamo. There were 128 youth competing in the contest, which had divisions for junior, junior high and senior high members.
2018: YEAR IN REVIEW (JULY-SEPT.)
During the first month of the new year, the Buffalo River Review will take a look back at the news stories that made the front page of the newspaper during 2018. This week: July through September, 2018—the year that was.
Man captured after weeklong manhunt pleads not guilty
DOVER, Tenn. (AP) — A man accused of killing a Tennessee woman and attacking her husband in a case that led to an intense, weeklong manhunt has pleaded not guilty. News outlets report 53-year-old Kirby Gene Wallace was arraigned Monday in Stewart County court while wearing a bulletproof vest over an