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Police: Woman kidnapped by husband found dead, he's wounded

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A woman who was kidnapped at gunpoint by her husband while he was under home confinement on charges he beat and abducted her ...

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3 dead, 9 injured in multi-vehicle crash in New York City

NEW YORK (AP) — Three people were killed and nine others were injured early Wednesday in a collision on a major Long Island highway where just ...

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In political gamble, Trump to make surprising trip to Mexico

EVERETT, Washington (AP) — Donald Trump will make a quick visit to Mexico on Wednesday, meeting with the president of a nation he derided as the ...

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Indiana woman cites religious freedom law in abuse defense

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The attorney for a woman charged with child abuse says Indiana's religious freedom law gives her the right to discipline her children ...

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Clinton to stress American exceptionalism in Ohio

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton plans to stress her support for "American exceptionalism" during a speech in the battleground state of Ohio, while arguing ...

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Police cuff lawmaker as he tries to defuse Milwaukee tension

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A state lawmaker says police officers threw him to the ground and put him in handcuffs as he tried to de-escalate tensions after ...

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Historic commercial flight from US to Cuba set to take off

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century is scheduled to fly from ...

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Dog swims over 6 miles, walks 12 more to find family

BEULAH, Mich. (AP) — A dog swam more than 6 miles and walked a dozen more to find its family after falling overboard into Lake Michigan ...

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Tennessee man drowns while swimming on SC coast

ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a Tennessee man has drowned along the South Carolina coast amid warnings of rip currents because of ...

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Troopers say alcohol involved in Tennessee fire truck wreck

DICKSON, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Highway Patrol says alcohol was involved in the wreck of a fire truck that overturned on its way to a ...

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Police: 3-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in wrist

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Nashville say a 3-year-old boy has been taken to the hospital after he accidentally shot himself in the wrist.

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Mississippi man convicted in Memphis pastor's shooting death

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Mississippi man has been convicted and sentenced to life in prison for the shooting death of a Memphis minister.

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South Korea swimming coach quits over spy cam scandal

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The head coach of South Korea's national team resigned on Wednesday as police investigate allegations that two male swimmers secretly ...

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From Mexico to Sheriff's Dept.

From Mexico to Sheriff's Dept.

Jorge Rivera took an unusual path to becoming a deputy with the Warren County Sheriff’s Department. It’s a path that started in Mexico ...

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Stripper ordered to pay maximum fine

Stripper ordered to pay maximum fine

One woman accused of stripping at a Morrison bar has taken her punishment, while the owner and another woman accused of public indecency have opted ...

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Man gets year for trying to burn hosts

Man gets year for trying to burn hosts

A man who torched the home where he was staying while his hosts slept will serve a year in jail for arson.

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Rape charges

A man faces rape charges for allegedly forcing himself on a 14-year-old girl.

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Video gets Brinkley in more trouble

Video gets Brinkley in more trouble

Misplacing his phone could end up costing a man most of his life in prison after a video showing him molesting a 4-year-old girl was ...

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Meals on Wheels needs drivers

Meals on Wheels needs drivers

Volunteers are needed at the organization that battles hunger in Warren County.

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Citizens Police Academy deadline of Sept. 12 approaching

Citizens Police Academy deadline of Sept. 12 approaching

If you’d like to learn more about the day-to-day duties of a McMinnville police officer, there’s a class just for you.

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Tennessee College of Applied Technology News 8-31

Tennessee College of Applied Technology – McMinnville increased the area’s skilled workforce with recent graduations of 13 students, including industrial maintenance technicians.

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Board game club started at WCHS

Students at Warren County High School will be able to turn off their devices and tune in old-time fun as they have been given the ...

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Denney may soon become permanent EMS director

Denney may soon become permanent EMS director

EMS interim director Preston Denney could soon find out if he can drop the temporary status from his current position.

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Rumble in the Valley Truck Pull rolls into Viola

Rumble in the Valley Truck Pull rolls into Viola

Rumble in the Valley Truck and Tractor Pull roared in Viola on Saturday night. The event attracted hundreds of spectators and pullers from across Tennessee ...

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Quality Status earned by Centertown Christian Academy

Quality Status earned by Centertown Christian Academy

The start of a new school year has brought with it a welcome achievement for Centertown Christian Academy.

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Police to increase patrols this Labor Day weekend

If the National Safety Council’s dire prediction is correct, this Labor Day weekend will be the deadliest travel weekend since 2008. It estimates there ...

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Visiting Tennessee, Spending money

Visiting Tennessee, Spending money

Visitors keep flocking to Tennessee.

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Pioneers win 31-7 over Lebanon

Pioneers win 31-7 over Lebanon

Warren County gave Lebanon the Hardee’s treatment when the Blue Devils rolled into McMinnville on Friday night.

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High costs slow city's plans

High costs slow city's plans

Could cost douse the city’s desire to place a water feature in downtown McMinnville?

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Business Cheetah 8-28

Business Cheetah 8-28

This week’s business column makes me feel like I stepped into a time machine and traveled back to 2001, back to the days when ...

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County looks to donate land to Motlow

County looks to donate land to Motlow

Warren County is taking steps to donate 4.3 acres of land for a proposed expansion of Motlow State Community College.

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Balcony work to begin

Balcony work to begin

Renovation on the balcony at Park Theater is about to begin.

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Cunningham gets eight years for theft

A female burglar who was discovered thanks to a stolen iPhone will serve eight years in prison and be liable for paying thousands in restitution.

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Sunnyside Heights step closer to being paved

The street paving controversy concerning pothole-filled Sunnyside Heights is one more signature closer to coming to an end.

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Traffic Court 8-28

The businessman who led officers on a chase through several counties in his company truck has been bound to the grand jury on multiple criminal ...

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General Sessions 8-28

Included in General Sessions cases heard by Judge Bill Locke on Tuesday:

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Holmes retires from School Board after eight years

Holmes retires from School Board after eight years

After two terms of office, School Board chair Scott Holmes passed the mantle Thursday night as he retired from the position.

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City seeks to renovate Civic Center for less

An effort is underway to reduce the cost of McMinnville Civic Center renovation, which is estimated at $5 million.

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Local Animal Control seeks to help flood victims

Local Animal Control seeks to help flood victims

As residents of Louisiana struggle to recover from a flood that caused widespread damaged to homes and displaced thousands, questions are swirling about the countless ...

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Upcoming Meetings 8-28

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

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