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Singing the blues

Singing the blues

Bluegrass Underground has turned into a country song for Warren County.

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Fire chief offers $5K for tips

Fire chief offers $5K for tips

The fire that destroyed a historic home owned by John and Shirley Douglass may not have been an accident.

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Business Cheetah 8-20

Business Cheetah 8-20

When it comes to the Warren County economy, there are different types of pain. When Carrier closed, that was a fall-down-the-stairs type of pain. Everything ...

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Kirby gets nine months for stabbing

Kirby gets nine months for stabbing

A man who stabbed a good Samaritan who intervened when he saw him breaking into cars has been sentenced to nine months in jail.

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Williams nominated for judicial supervisor job

Williams nominated for judicial supervisor job

David Williams has been nominated to be the next supervisor of Warren County judicial commissioners.

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Cook gets jail for escape from law

Cook gets jail for escape from law

A man who escaped from police has been given 60 days in jail while the woman who hid him out has been granted probation for ...

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Knight released on time served

A woman who smuggled a phone into Warren County Jail inside her shoe has been released on time-served.

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Repeat drunk driver gets 120 days in jail after crashing car

A repeat drunk driver who ran from police before crashing in someone’s front yard has been given 120 days in jail.

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General Sessions afternoon docket 8-20

Sentences were handed down Tuesday afternoon by Judge Bill Locke in General Sessions Trial Court. Included in the afternoon session:

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General Sessions morning docket 8-20

Sentences were handed down Tuesday morning in General Sessions Arraignment Court.

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Candlelight vigil promotes love

Candlelight vigil promotes love

In light of the events of Charlottesville, Va., this past week that left one dead and many injured, more than 50 people gathered together around ...

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Upcoming Meetings 8-20

Unless otherwise indicated, county meetings are held at the Warren County Administrative Building located at 201 Locust Street and city meetings are held at City ...

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Schools to close Monday for eclipse

Schools to close Monday for eclipse

In an about-face from its original plan, the Warren County Board of Education in an emergency session on Thursday voted to cancel school for the ...

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Globe trotter

Globe trotter

The Walking Man was trekking in Warren County on Wednesday.

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Man jailed for telling of fake gunfight

Man jailed for telling of fake gunfight

A man was given 90 days in jail for lying to lawmen about a gunfight that never happened.

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Exclusive event

Exclusive event

Make the most of The Great American Eclipse this Monday. You won’t get a chance to see a total eclipse here ever again.

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Use safety glasses for eclipse

Use safety glasses for eclipse

As eyes intently look to the sky for a glimpse of The Great American Eclipse this Monday, make sure all pairs are protected.

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Cliff climber sentenced

Cliff climber sentenced

A man who jumped in a river in an attempt to evade arrest last week has been sentenced to three months behind bars.

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South in trouble for trying to smuggle drugs inside body

South in trouble for trying to smuggle drugs inside body

Things went south for a would-be drug smuggler after the narcotics she was trying to mule into the jail began to dissolve inside her.

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Tractor pull to rumble into Viola for 30th time

Tractor pull to rumble into Viola for 30th time

This year marks three decades of Viola Valley Homecoming, which kicks off next Saturday, Aug. 26, at 7 p.m. with Rumble in the Valley ...

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City may levy new tax on hotels

McMinnville has been given permission from the state legislature to levy a 2.5 percent hospitality tax on local motels.

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Police search for suspect in killing of Tennessee girl

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee are trying to identify the person who killed a 12-year-old girl in the Nashville area.

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Tennessee human trafficking sting leads to 11 arrests

KINGSPORT, Tenn. (AP) — Eleven men in Tennessee — including a church youth leader and a coach — have been arrested as part of a human trafficking operation ...

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Lawsuit: Sterilization for sentencing breaks violated rights

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A federal lawsuit claims a Tennessee sheriff and judge violated inmates' constitutional rights by reducing their jail time if they underwent birth ...

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Attacker drives van into Barcelona crowd; 13 dead, 50 hurt

By BARRY HATTON and JOSEPH WILSON, Associated Press

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Pence touring Panama Canal

By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press

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Threat looms of more mudslides in Sierra Leone amid burials

By CLARENCE ROY-MACAULAY and LEKAN OYEKANMI, Associated Press

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Man denies purposely spraying manure on border patrol car

By WILSON RING, Associated Press

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Spacewalking cosmonauts release 3-D-printed satellite

By MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer

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A grim subway reality: Corpses sometimes kept in break rooms

By TOM HAYS, Associated Press

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City in flames

City in flames

The historic home next to Hardee’s burned Monday night, the large two-story structure expected to be a total loss.

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Fireman hurt in Westwood

Fireman hurt in Westwood

A fire that originated from a spark during motorcycle repairs destroyed a Westwood home Sunday night and sent three people to the hospital with minor ...

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Teen hurt as SUV hits school bus

Teen hurt as SUV hits school bus

A student suffered minor injuries when his school bus was side-swiped by an oncoming vehicle Monday afternoon on Old Shelbyville Road.

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Young swims, climbs cliff to escape

Young swims, climbs cliff to escape

A man jumped in the river and scaled a cliff to outrun the law, only to be taken into custody a short time later.

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Vigil Against Hate set for Thursday

A Vigil Against Hate will be held at the downtown fountain this Thursday, Aug. 17, at 7:30 p.m. Several individuals are slated to ...

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Woman charged after cellphone found

Cellular reception was better than many areas of the Nursery Capital inside Warren County Jail, leading to one inmate being hit with felony charges for ...

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Grand Jury docket 8-16

Indictments were handed down by the August session of the Warren County grand jury.

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Water Department having rough ride returning meters

Water Department having rough ride returning meters

McMinnville Water Department has hit a warranty snag while replacing water meters.

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Eaton hit with fraud for stealing credit card

A houseguest has been charged with ripping off her host after she was caught on surveillance camera using a stolen credit card.

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Schools ready for once-in-a-lifetime eclipse

Schools ready for once-in-a-lifetime eclipse

It’s expected to be a visual spectacle this coming Monday when day turns into night in the middle of the afternoon.

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