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Deadly threat lands Redmon back in jail

Deadly threat lands Redmon back in jail

A war of words between local businessman Gerald Wayne “Jack” Redmon, 46, on parole for stabbing a man at the VFW, has landed him back ...

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Two teachers suspended from school

Two teachers suspended from school

Two more teachers have been suspended from Hickory Creek Elementary amid the ongoing drug scandal that led to the arrest of a fifth-grade teacher last ...

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Prom Night

Prom Night

WCHS seniors and their dates are eager to dance the night away.

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WCHS seniors rewarded for hard work

WCHS seniors rewarded for hard work

What does scoring a perfect 36 on the ACT get you?

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Pam Tillis to brighten stage at Caverns

Pam Tillis to brighten stage at Caverns

A country music lstar is heading to one of the world’s coolest venues this Saturday at Cumberland Caverns.

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Stake meeting set

The McMinnville Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints will be holding their semi-annual Stake Conference this Saturday, April 29, at ...

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Smartt Station Road may soon have speed limit reduced

A measure to lower the speed limit on Smartt Station Road from 55 to 35 mph is on its way to the full Warren County ...

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General Sessions docket 4-28

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

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Flanagan gets probation for drugs, pulling 9mm gun

A teen who pulled a gun on a man during a disagreement about a car has been given probation, but he was warned not to ...

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Four crashes close Manchester Highway

Four crashes close Manchester Highway

A single-car crash into a utility pole triggered four separate accidents Sunday night on Manchester Highway, with everyone escaping injury.

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3rd party tries to sell BestofBest votes

The Southern Standard’s annual Best of the Best promotion is designed to recognize the brightest in our community.

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Major Gen. Haston receives honor

Major Gen. Haston receives honor

Major Gen. Max Haston has another honor to add to his long list of accomplishments.

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Heavy rain causes sewer issue on trail

Heavy rain causes sewer issue on trail

April showers bring May flowers.

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Skate park ready, site unknown

Skate park ready, site unknown

Skaters hit right on the financial mark with their requests during a skate park input session held in February. At this time, the skate park ...

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City officials seeking IT help

City officials seeking IT help

McMinnville officials want to join the cloud, among other technology advances.

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Market on Main to return to downtown on June 3

Market on Main to return to downtown on June 3

Market on Main has been given the OK to return to historic downtown McMinnville on June 3 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m ...

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Mingle gets drug charges

Mingle gets drug charges

A McMinnville man has been charged with possession of meth for sale or delivery, among numerous drug charges.

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Elrod fights officers

A man who fought police in an attempt not to go back to jail will be going back to jail for three months.

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Circuit Court 4-26

Sentences were handed down by Circuit Court Judge Bart Stanley against several who failed to take advantage of their second chances.

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Drug Take-Back Day set for this Saturday

Drug Take-Back Day set for this Saturday

Got unwanted over-the-counter or prescription drugs?

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County considering adopting public records policy by July 1

Warren County commissioners are considering a measure to set a public records policy for the county by July 1.

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World Affairs head concerned about global problems

World Affairs head concerned about global problems

With hot spots around the world, Patrick Ryan, president of the Tennessee World Affairs Council, says that as soon as one problem is addressed, another ...

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Business Cheetah 4-23

Business Cheetah 4-23

I was pedaling away on an exercise bike Wednesday at USA Gym when a Channel 4 News restaurant report appeared on TV. The report said ...

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Hamming it up

Hamming it up

It’s sure to be a saucy performance next weekend when bands and BBQ come together for the musical tradition that’s none other than ...

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Main Street Live lineup announced

Main Street Live lineup announced

The Main Street Live summer concert series is set to kick off Friday, June 9, with a record breaker and Heart taker.

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Teacher salaries climb to 49th in state

Teacher salaries climb to 49th in state

The average school teacher in Warren County earns $47,573 a year, a mark Director of Schools Bobby Cox believes makes our school system an ...

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Spatula, knife pulled during fight

A woman who pulled a kitchen knife and a spatula during a fight with her mother has been released on time-served.

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McMinnville certified as Tree City USA

McMinnville certified as Tree City USA

The city of McMinnville has been honored for the 16th year with the distinction of being in the Tree City USA program.

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City gives green light to McMinnville Green

City gives green light to McMinnville Green

McMinnville Green has been given the go-ahead to expand its local recycling business.

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Traffic Court 4-23

Sentences were handed down Thursday by Judge Bill Locke in General Sessions Traffic Court.

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General Sessions 4-23

Three were bound to the grand jury Tuesday afternoon on narcotics charges as part of General Sessions Trial Court.

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School system accepts bid from Purity Dairies

Warren County Schools has milk.

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Upcoming Meetings 4-23

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

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Man caught with stolen trailer

Grand theft charges have been leveled against a man after a stolen trailer was found hitched to the bumper of his Ford truck.

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Warren County High School Honor Rolls

Warren County High School executive principal Jimmy Walker is releasing the school’s honor rolls for the third quarter:

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Teacher nabbed buying drugs at school

Teacher nabbed buying drugs at school

A Hickory Creek Elementary teacher was arrested on the school playground Thursday with deputies taking the fifth-grade educator into custody in what investigators say could ...

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Woman airlifted

Woman airlifted

Three people were injured Thursday afternoon in a crash at the intersection of the bypass and Mullican Street.

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Larger signs put at deadly intersection

Larger signs put at deadly intersection

TDOT began making changes to the intersection of Sparta Highway and Rock Island Road on Wednesday.

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Water Dept. looks to buy MPC property

Water Dept. looks to buy MPC property

McMinnville Water Department is looking to purchase 11.75 acres for $750,000.

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Take test drive, help the Pioneerettes

Take test drive, help the Pioneerettes

The Pioneerettes are trying to dance their way to $8,000 this Saturday, April 22, at Kidd Ford.

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