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The year in Warren County news
Top stories of 2015
Story #4: Students at Warren County High School were evacuated twice in April when bomb scares forced them from class
Momentum around much of the nation is to restore the glory of Main Street, an effort which is barreling ahead with full steam here in McMinnville.A restored and thriving Park Theater is the latest step toward downtown vitality. The completion of that long-awaited project was named the Southern Standard’s top story of the year for 2015.Community leaders have taken many steps toward attracting people downtown in hopes the vibrancy of Main Street will radiate throughout the county. With shops, restaurants, banks, and our library already bringing people downtown, the Park Theater gives our town a first-rate entertainment venue.Just over six months since its reopening, Park Theater has been filled with activity and provided gravitation pull for the entire downtown area.