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Sheriff's reports and most wanted

Editor's Note: The following are suspects booked into the Wilson County Jail during the specified time frame. All persons charged are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Aug. 2 Patricia Mari Rasch, 44, of Hartsville, was charged with criminal violation of probation. Chrystal Louvada Rich

LEBANON DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-21 17:00:00

Local refugee swimmer with no arms prepares for world championships

An Afghan refugee is taking Portland pools by storm, and he's now training for the biggest swimming competition of his life. Abbas Karimi, 20, was born without arms in war-torn Kabul, Afghanistan. "Always bombs exploding and lots of people dying," he recently told KATU News, during an interview by t

FOX17.COM - 2017-09-22 22:11:06

Scottsville camp really does care a lot about kids

For 10 years now, the Center for Courageous Kids has provided an important and needed outlet for children with disabilities and life-threatening illnesses. The Scottsville camp is a really neat place that features a main lodge, where kids, parents and counselors gather; several buildings and cabins;

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-22 14:00:00

Butcher & Bee and Bacon & Barrel Plan Delicious Events

Butcher & Bee continues to offer a slate of interesting special events at their East Nashville space at 902 Main Street. (And that's not even counting the news that Chef Bryan Weaver is planning to open a new Southwestern breakfast taco shop sometime in the next year.) Members of the B&B team travel

NASHVILLE SCENE - 2017-09-22 04:00:00

Free Dentistry Day Held In Gallatin

A free dental clinic being held in Sumner County could help many patients get the attention they need for their teeth. The event was set for 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at Gallatin Dental Care in the 1100 block of Nashville Pike. Copyright 2015 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may

WTVF - 2017-09-22 12:40:59

Madison County firefighters honored for excellence

NASHVILLE - The Tennessee State Fire Marshal's Office recently honored three fire departments with the Excellence in Community Risk Reduction Award at its annual Fire Loss Symposium, held Sept. 14-15 in Chattanooga. Members of the Madison County Fire Department, Pleasant View Volunteer Fire Departme

JACKSON SUN - 2017-09-22 15:32:28

Funeral held for Mt. Juliet Officer Brittany Frazier

Visitation, funeral and interment for Officer Brittany Frazier were held last weekend. Frazier, a member of the Mt. Juliet Police Department, was found dead at her home Sept. 9. Visitation was Saturday from noon until 12:30 p.m. at Second Baptist Church at 777 Public Safety Lane in Clinton. The f

MTJULIETNEWS.COM - 2017-09-22 20:02:50

Effort underway to preserve historic cemetery

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - The large 19th-century tombstone is engraved with only a few lines, but it tells quite a story. The size (and thus expense) of the marker indicates a fairly well-off pioneer family in the area now known as Bowling Green. The inscription on the tombstone also claims that it

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-23 17:21:02

Lebanon Farmers Market to be held Saturday

The Lebanon Farmer's Market will be held Saturday from 11:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. at 143 S. Maple St. The venue will celebrate new landscaping and new signage with live entertainment and lunch from Spunky's Saucy Dog. Entertainment will be provided by the Joyful Noise Community Choir at noon, Cliff Edw

LEBANON DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-22 21:34:00

Over 60 attend the Simpson County Republican picnic

FRANKLIN, Ky. (WBKO) -- Over 60 local Republicans gathered this afternoon for picnic in Franklin. The Simpson County Republican picnic included local government, state reps and Republican citizens. After a violin rendition of "My Old Kentucky Home" and the National Anthem, folks enjoyed barbecue am

WBKO - 2017-09-24 04:20:00

Gonerfest 14 kicks off with strong slate of national, international acts

For the 14th time in 13 years, Goner Records is preparing for its multiday, multivenue garage-rock extravaganza, Gonerfest. An outgrowth of the Cooper-Young-based record label and retail store, the event has not-so-quietly become one of the Bluff City's unique cultural events. This year's festival w

MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL - 2017-09-22 15:00:05

Lane closures planned for road construction in Wilson County

A handful of road construction projects will require lane closures in the near future across Wilson County, according to Tennessee Department of Transportation officials. Temporary lane closures will take place daily from 8 p.m. until 5 a.m. on State Route 171 from the Interstate 40 exit to Division

LEBANON DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-22 21:27:00

Just Piddlin Farm an agritourism operation

Just Piddlin features a large selection of pumpkin, gourds, squash, and fall decor plus a large eight-acre corn maze. Just Piddlin Farm is located in the north tip of Simpson County where it meets up with Logan and Warren County. It is where years of work and dedication has made it one of the larges

FRANKLIN FAVORITE - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Honoring the Pierces for service to Christ, community

In 1982, Dr. David Pierce became the pastor of Faith Baptist Church. For 35 years, Brother and Mrs. Pierce ministered in Franklin. Over the years, he has knocked on many, many doors in our town, inviting people to church and inviting them to know Jesus. Brother Pierce's ministry has included Faith B

FRANKLIN FAVORITE - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Three ways to upgrade fall entertaining

The transition from summer to fall -- from lounging poolside to cozying up fireside -- offers opportunities for a different take on entertaining your guests in unexpected ways. Whether it's a simple dinner with a few friends or a big bash for a crowd, there are simple touches of glamour and charm th

FRANKLIN FAVORITE - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Keep a mindful retirement budget

Are you considering retirement? Years of hard work have paid off and now is your time to enjoy the fruits of your labor. While it may be tempting to plan an exotic vacation, buy your dream car, or spoil your grandchildren with an endless stream of gifts, it is important to be mindful of your retirem

FRANKLIN FAVORITE - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

McCain's choice: Ailing senator plays spoiler again for GOP

FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2009 file photo, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. listens during remarks of the Fiscal Responsibility Summit, hosted by President Barack Obama in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Longtime friends and advisers of McCain say they're not surprised by his decision in Sep

WKRN - 2017-09-23 17:51:32

Juvenile shot in the head in Franklin

FRANKLIN, Ky. (WBKO) - A juvenile is taken to the hospital after being shot in the head in Franklin. According to the Franklin Police Department, they went to 303 Pepper Street at 2:15 am after a male juvenile was shot in the head. Officers provided first aid until EMS arrived. The boy was then tak

WBKO - 2017-09-22 16:09:00

Trump aims to achieve congressional balancing act on taxes

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump waves as he walks from the Oval Office of the White House in Washington to Marine One for the short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md. Facing an escalating nuclear threat from North Korea and the mass flight of minority Muslims from M

FOX17.COM - 2017-09-23 13:34:05

US first lady to Invictus athletes: "Bring home the gold'

TORONTO (AP) - U.S. first lady Melania Trump on Saturday encouraged the American team participating in an Olympic-style competition for wounded service members and veterans to take their "fighting spirit" and "bring home the gold." Mrs. Trump also applauded the team members for their contributions,

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-23 21:36:08