Pursuit in Coffee County leaves THP Cars Damaged and Montana Man Arrested

A Montana man is facing several charges after leading Tennessee Highway Patrolman on a high speed chase. Erik Taylor Shalosky, 20, of Billings, Montana is charged with theft of property, reckless endangerment, leaving the scene of an accident and driving on revoked/suspended license. Bond was set at $105,000 and he’ll be in court on Sept. …

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It’s Official; Hastings to Close

Retailer Hastings will be liquidated and all 126 of its stores will close including the store in Tullahoma by October 31, 2016. Amarillo.com reports that Hilco Merchant Resources LLC and Gordon Brothers Retail Partners LLC co-purchased Hastings and will oversee the liquidation of its assets. According to the court documents filed Wednesday, the two companies …

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Master Distiller leaves George Dickel

Allisa Henley of Manchester, the master distiller at George Dickel in Tullahoma has left the company to become the master distiller at Popcorn Sutton Distilling LLC, the Ohio-based whiskey maker that operates a large distillery in Newport. According to the Knoxville News-Sentinel, Henley was named to the top distiller spot at the Dickel distillery near …

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County Commission Meeting set for Tuesday Night

BOARD OF COFFEE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS COFFEE COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE PLAZA JULY 26, 2016 @ 6:00 p.m. A G E N D A 1. Sheriff Proclaims Commission Open for Business 2. Invocation 3. Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag 4. Roll Call 5. Approve agenda. 6. Review and approval of the minutes of previous meeting. 7. Resolution …

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Harness the Sun: TN Urged to Maximize Solar Potential

Tennessee comes in 28th in the nation for installed solar capacity according to the Solar Energy Industries Association. Last year the state installed 11 megawatts of generation potential. But with Tennessee seeing about 200 days of sunshine every year, there is untapped potential, said Sean Gallagher, vice president of state affairs with the organization. “It’s …

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Two People arrested for Sex Trafficking now facing more Charges

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained additional indictments for two people who are already facing charges in connection to an ongoing TBI juvenile human sex trafficking investigation. TBI Agents opened the case on July 8, 2015 after receiving information from the Tennessee Department of Children’s Services. Agents found the between February …

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13% of Tennesseans still have No Broadband Internet

A survey of state residents and businesses has found that about 13 percent of Tennesseans do not have broadband internet access. The study was commissioned by the state Department of Economic and Community Development to determine the current state of broadband availability and to inform future options for improving access. Republican Gov. Bill Haslam in …

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Fall semester application deadline for Motlow State is August 15

Students planning on attending Motlow State Community College this fall must submit an application for admission or readmission by Aug. 15, according to Shawn Gilbreath, assistant director of admissions and records at Motlow State. Students can apply online until midnight on the 15th. Online applications can be accessed from the “Apply Now” tab on the …

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Benefit for Employee of Coffee County Emergency Management/Homeland Security is Saturday

Suddenly, without warning, the week of Bonnaroo, Daryl Welch who works for Coffee County Emergency Management/Homeland Security office experienced stroke like symptoms. He went to Murfreesboro to St. Thomas-Rutherford for an MRI and he was then transferred by ambulance to St. Thomas Nashville. The next day a biopsy was performed. The biopsy revealed he had …

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Tullahoma Woman facing charges of Stealing Money from Franklin Co. PTO

A Tullahoma woman has been arrested after she was indicted by the Franklin County Grand Jury. Kimberly Renee Austin, 34, of Overlook Circle, Tullahoma was charged with theft of property between $1,000 and $10,000, fraudulent use of a credit card and theft of property of $500 to $1,000. She was released from the Franklin County …

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