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Benefit to be held for 4YO Briggs Davis

Benefit to be held for 4YO Briggs Davis

A benefit will be held this Saturday for a 4-year-old diagnosed with leukemia.

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Float the river at Paddlefest

Float the river at Paddlefest

If the thought of kayaking really floats your boat, the fourth annual Paddlefest is set for this Saturday.

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Free ice cream at Standard

The great taste of a banana split will harmonize with discount subscription prices on Friday to provide a powerful incentive to visit the Southern Standard ...

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County against tax hike for schools

County against tax hike for schools

Director of Schools Bobby Cox has his answer. Warren County Commissioners are not in favor of providing Warren County Schools an additional 19 cents in ...

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City plans Blackout eclipse party

City plans Blackout eclipse party

McMinnville officials have approved Blackout 2017, a party in historic downtown McMinnville on Monday, Aug. 21 to celebrate the total solar eclipse.

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Courthouse getting squeezed for storage

Courthouse getting squeezed for storage

Storage issues persist at Warren County Courthouse.

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County to decide if recycling sign in budget

County to decide if recycling sign in budget

A name change of the fairgrounds Convenience Center with a greater focus on recycling has been put on hold.

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Government land swap on hold for appraisal

Government land swap on hold for appraisal

A land swap between the city of McMinnville, Warren County Schools and Warren County government has taken a short detour prior to full Warren County ...

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Medicare event set for June 30

Do you qualify for extra help with Medicare costs?

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Circuit Court Probation docket 6-23

Several people were sentenced recently by Circuit Court Judge Bart Stanley after they failed to take advantage of their second chances. Included in probation violators:

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County considers lease extension for UCHRA

County considers lease extension for UCHRA

A lease between Warren County and Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency is under consideration.

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Circuit Court morning docket 6-23

Sentences were handed down Tuesday morning by Judge Bill Locke in General Sessions Arraignment Court.

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Family of grandmother killed by alligator sues nursing home

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A nursing home in South Carolina is being sued after a 90-year-old woman walked away from the facility last year and ...

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Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for food

By ANDREW SELSKY ,  Associated Press

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Worker bit in tussle with would-be thief over stripper pole

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Police in Little Rock say a mall worker wrestled away a stripper pole from a would-be thief who bit the employee ...

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Desperate Venezuelans set sights on Colombia as worry mounts

By CHRISTINE ARMARIO ,  Associated Press

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Egypt says 7 militants killed in raid on desert camp

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's Interior Ministry says it has killed seven people in connection with recent attacks on the country's embattled Christian minority, including ...

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Venice's first female gondolier announces he's transgender

ROME (AP) — An Italian gondolier who made headlines a decade ago for being the first woman to enter the male-dominated cadre of Venice's canal ...

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Tennessee school employees file lawsuit over rape scandal

OOLTEWAH, Tenn. (AP) — Three former employees of a Tennessee high school have filed a lawsuit claiming they were mistreated in the days and months after ...

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2 Tennessee men charged with murder in drug overdose death

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Two men are facing murder charges in connection with the overdose death of a Tennessee man who had used heroin and other ...

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Mayor asks private prison firm to pay for scabies care

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville Mayor Megan Barry is asking a private prison company to cover out-of-pocket costs for city employees affected by a scabies outbreak ...

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Bringing inmates to court can be risky

Bringing inmates to court can be risky

The shooting of two deputies by an inmate inside Coffee County Courthouse in neighboring Manchester is serving as a reminder to local officers that a ...

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Woman pulled from burning SUV

Woman pulled from burning SUV

A woman was pulled from her wrecked vehicle Monday evening near Lucky just moments before it was engulfed in flames.

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City, county vote to fund Driver Center

City, county vote to fund Driver Center

The Driver Testing Center is one vote away from staying parked for another year.

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Lace up shoes for July 4 Fun Run

Lace up shoes for July 4 Fun Run

The Stars and Stripes Fun Run and Walk will step into its 36th year.

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Woman robber released from jail

A woman disguised as a man who tried to rob Waffle House has been released on time-served.

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Walling gets 79 days in jail

A man who led police on a high-speed chase on a motorcycle with a woman clinging to his back has been sentenced to 79 days ...

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Drug-flushing woman given two months in jail

A woman who tried to flush evidence down a hotel toilet as lawmen converged to raid her room has been given two months in jail.

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Animal Control may reopen early next week

Animal Control may reopen early next week

Warren County Animal Control and Adoption Center is working toward reopening early next week.

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County paid $36K for trash hauling in May

It was a record month for trash in Warren County.

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Circuit Court docket 6-21

Sentences were handed down by Judge Bart Stanley in Circuit Court.

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Upcoming Meeting

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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France swelters under heatwave more typical of high summer

PARIS (AP) — Most of France is under a severe weather alert due to an intense heatwave that is expected to last through the coming days.

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Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina

By DEBORA REY ,  Associated Press

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Portugal tries to contain fatal fires, probes plane crash

By BARRY HATTON ,  Associated Press

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Cheering 1st day of summer? Not in Phoenix when 120 expected

By CLARICE SILBER and ANGIE WANG ,  Associated Press

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Jurors hear closing arguments in Baby Doe murder trial

BOSTON (AP) — A lawyer for a man charged with killing a 2-year-old girl whose body washed up on a Boston Harbor beach has told jurors ...

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Numbers of ticks are high across New England

By MICHAEL CASEY and LISA RATHKE ,  Associated Press

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2 deputies injured in courthouse shooting; suspect dies

MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) — Two deputies were injured Monday in a shooting at a Tennessee county courthouse, and authorities said the shooter died.

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City responds after man's fatal drowning at Tennessee quarry

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Following a man's drowning death at a Tennessee quarry, the City of Knoxville is making changes to prevent people from jumping ...

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