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Murder arrest

Murder arrest

A man who slashed his own mother’s throat nearly two years ago has been charged with the murder of Barry Cole, whose body was ...

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Business Cheetah 2-19

Business Cheetah 2-19

With Presidents Day on the horizon for Monday, there are all sorts of colorful topics to discuss.

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Chance to 'meat' lawmakers

Chance to 'meat' lawmakers

Politics and bologna are two things which seem to go together.

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Couple has daughter's ashes stolen

Thieves stole something more valuable than jewels and guns when they broke into the home of a Woodland Hills couple.

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Paige wants peace

Paige wants peace

USA Gym owner Paige Northcutt is urging McMinnville officials to renovate the Civic Center, but not expand the Wellness Center because that would compete with ...

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Gum gets 30 days for theft

Gum gets 30 days for theft

An ill-advised attempt to rip off his bank will cost a man 30 days in jail after he tried to withdraw over $12,000 despite ...

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Security Federal reports man's unwanted deposit

A man faces indecent exposure charges after he was caught filling cups with urine in an office at Security Federal Savings Bank.

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City considers giving land to Habitat for Humanity

City considers giving land to Habitat for Humanity

McMinnville officials are considering a measure that might help families with the dream of homeownership.

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Inmate charged with assaulting corrections officer

A Warren County Jail inmate has been bound to the grand jury on assault charges after he allegedly struck a guard in the back with ...

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Triathlon raises $500 for Friends of the Greenway

Triathlon raises $500 for Friends of the Greenway

McMinnville’s triathlon is showing its support for an organization that strives to offer recreational activities.

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Another suspect charged in Plenty of Fish robbery

A third person has been charged in connection with luring a Smithville man to a graveyard where he was robbed at gunpoint while on a ...

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Morrison Ruritan welcomes Citizen of Year nominations

Morrison Ruritan welcomes Citizen of Year nominations

A tradition that has spanned over four decades will continue again this year as Morrison Ruritan is accepting nominations for its annual Citizen of the ...

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Be aware of dating violence

February is traditionally the month best associated with the color red, the emotional feeling of love and the complexities of the human heart.

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Join us for free food, great deals

Join us for free food, great deals

Pam Pescevic is widely known for her recycling efforts, often going through garbage cans after events like the Autumn Street Fair to separate plastic and ...

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City asks local skaters for help

City asks local skaters for help

Skaters have a chance to get on board with plans for a facility in McMinnville.

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Smith steps down from Housing Authority

Smith steps down from Housing Authority

McMinnville Housing Authority has lost a founding member of its board with the resignation of Charles L. Smith.

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Standoff in Newtown ends, no gunfire

A 45-minute standoff at the Dollar General in Newtown ended without gunfire Thursday afternoon, but the suspect faces four charges after a bizarre series of ...

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Would-be burglar subdued by victim

Would-be burglar subdued by victim

A man who stole a gun from a pawn shop and then tried to rob a home with the firearm has been hit with felony ...

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Hatchet threat man gets plea deal

Hatchet threat man gets plea deal

A man who threatened a Newtown store owner with a hatchet and then tried to run over an employee has been released on time-served and ...

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Carlson admits whipping son

A father has been ordered into anger management after whipping his 3-year-old child.

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Highway Checkpoint 2-17

The Highway Patrol will conduct a checkpoint at the intersection of Highway 30 and Highway 127 this Friday. The Highway Patrol views checkpoints like these ...

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Business fire inspections begin in March

Business fire inspections begin in March

McMinnville Fire Department, in conjunction with the city’s Planning and Zoning Department, will be conducting inspections of local businesses to assess and mitigate potential ...

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Cowell given eight months for burglary

A man caught red-handed burglarizing a woman’s home has been sentenced to eight months in jail.

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EMS billing outsourcing successful

Warren County government’s decision to outsource its ambulance service billing could be paying off to the tune of $200,000 in additional revenue.

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Ag News and Notes 2-17

The Mid-South Stocker Conference is moving south for the first time in its 12-year history to Manchester on March 1 at the Manchester/Coffee County ...

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Police receive third accreditation

Police receive third accreditation

McMinnville Police Department continues to set the bar when it comes to standards of excellence. It received its third accreditation from the state.

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Crashing into car leads to jail for Hale

A man who slammed head-on into a parked car as he was trying to get away from pursuing police has been sentenced to 60 days ...

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General Sessions 2-17

Sentences were handed down Tuesday by Judge Bill Locke in General Sessions Court. Included in court action:

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Islamic State suicide bombing at Pakistan shrine kills 75

By ADIL JAWAD and MUNIR AHMED ,  Associated Press

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Paris: Boulders block migrants from sleeping, prompt debate

PARIS (AP) — Boulders placed under a Paris bridge are preventing migrants from setting up camp in an area that has been a magnet for people ...

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South Korean court approves arrest of Samsung heir

By YOUKYUNG LEE ,  AP Business Writer

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Trump seeks to end legal fight with revised travel ban

By SUDHIN THANAWALA ,  Associated Press

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Police get 100 tips from photos of man near Indiana deaths

DELPHI, Ind. (AP) — Indiana authorities investigating the killings of two teenage girls say they've received about 100 tips about a man they want to ...

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Court: Florida docs allowed to ask patients about guns

By CURT ANDERSON ,  AP Legal Affairs Writer

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Memphis police create unit to combat wave of violent crime

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Police Department has created a new unit in an effort to reduce increased violent crime in the city.

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Tennessee man indicted in deadly birthday party shooting

DYERSBURG, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man has been indicted on multiple charges in a shooting at a toddler's birthday party that left a mother ...

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Clarksville boy dies after being mauled by family's dogs

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police say a 5-year-old boy has died after being mauled by two dogs.

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Police release footage from robbery

Police release footage from robbery

McMinnville Police Department is releasing video surveillance footage from a convenience store robbery last week that sent two female clerks to the hospital.

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Free hot dogs at Standard Friday

Free hot dogs at Standard Friday

The Southern Standard will show our gratitude to our customer this Friday, Feb. 17, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Drug dogs sweep WCHS parking lot

Drug dogs sweep WCHS parking lot

A random drug sweep Monday afternoon at Warren County High School has led to citations against a teacher and three students.

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