Manchester Police Investigating Deceased Woman’s Body Found in Ditch

A deceased woman’s body was found in a ditch late Sunday morning on Interstate Drive in Manchester. The cause of death has not been determined at this time. Manchester Police Assistant Chief Adam Floied says the woman has been identified, but her name has not been released. The female’s body was taken to the state …

Continue reading »

Ballot set for Coffee County

MAYOR R MARK F. ALLEN D JOHN CONSTANTINE R GARY CORDELL D DAVID PENNINGTON I TIM BROWN COMMISSIONER DISTRICT 1 R HELEN DEBELLIS D NILESH PETAL COMMISSIONER DISTRICT 2 D DAN FLEENOR R STEVEN JONES I JIMMY HOLLANDSWORTH COMMISSIONER DISTRICT 3 R TODD CROCKETT D MIKE STEIN D PAUL THORNTON COMMISSIONER DISTRICT 4 D LEE …

Continue reading »

Gang-Related Murder Trial ends with Guilty Verdict

A second man has been found guilty in the two and half year-old gang-related murder of Angela Kibble in Shelbyville. On Wednesday of last week, a jury found David Fletcher of Winchester guilty of first degree murder, first degree murder in perpetrating a felony and aggravated burglary in connection with Kibble’s death. Kibble, 45, was …

Continue reading »

Woman Charged with Perjury and More in Conjunction with Murder Trial

In a related story; An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Winchester woman, who is charged with committing perjury during testimony in a Bedford County trial. At the request of 17th District Attorney General Robert Carter, on February 16th, TBI Agents investigated a complaint …

Continue reading »

New Animal Shelter to be Built in Tullahoma

Tullahoma will soon see work begin on a new animal shelter. The Tullahoma Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved a bid from Brindley and Sons Construction Inc, of Tullahoma, to begin work on the new Tullahoma Animal Care and Control Facility, which will be the new name of the animal shelter. Total costs for the …

Continue reading »

No Candidates Removed from the Coffee County Ballot

We reported on Monday that during the Coffee County Election Commission meeting last week a motion was made to make a change on the agenda. The reason for that change was because there are some Republican candidates, who by new Republican bylaws, may not certify to be a bona fide Republican. On Wednesday the Election …

Continue reading »

Three People Charged in Burglary Case

Three people were arrested for a burglary in the Pocahontas Road area on Feb. 20. Arrested were Ashley Lucille Trimue, 31, of Mill Street Manchester, Brad Wade Howard, 38, Normandy Road, Normandy and Loal Jackson Carr, 30, of Ridgewood Drive, Manchester. According to warrants, Coffee County Sheriff’s Deputy Eric Clem was called to a residence …

Continue reading »

Former Conference Center Manager Pleads Guilty to taking $31,000 from MCCCC

The former manager of the Manchester-Coffee County Conference Center had plead guilty to taking $31,000 from the center. Alyce Faith Heifner was arrested in February of last year for taking the money from the center over a 15-month period. The Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury found the theft. After her guilty plea to theft of …

Continue reading »

Tennessee College of Applied Technology to Offer Classes in Manchester

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) – McMinnville is accepting enrollment applications for an Industrial Maintenance program at its Instructional Service Center in Manchester located at 1877 Volunteer Parkway, (VIAM Building). Class will begin February 26, 2018 and will meet from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm Monday through Friday. Tuition and fees are $1,246 …

Continue reading »

H&R Block Student of the Week

Congratulations to Student of the Week -Brelie Sons!!! Brelie, the daughter of Susan and Ronnie Garner, is a ninth grader at Coffee County Raider Academy. Brelie was nominated because, “she represents the best at CCRA. She always uses good manners, is kind and helpful to fellow students, has a positive attitude and is a hard …

Continue reading »

Older posts «