Police Release Name of Body Found Deceased in Tullahoma

Using dental records the State Medical Examiner determined that the man whose body was found Saturday in Tullahoma was 45 year old Stacy Craig Morris of East Grundy Street in Tullahoma. The body was found by a Tullahoma Public Works employee in a wooded, brushy area on Freeman Street near the railroad just off of Highway …

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Vandy Pitcher’s Death Ruled Accidental

On June 2 Vanderbilt Pitcher Donny Everett died on Normandy Lake in Coffee County. Autopsy results have confirmed drowning is to blame for the death. Davidson County Assistant Medical Examiner David Zimmerman’s autopsy shows the 19-year-old’s death was accidental. A toxicology report shows that at the time of his death, Everett tested negative for drugs …

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Manchester Man Facing Prescription Drug Fraud

On Tuesday Manchester Police reports that a man went to Baker Brother’s Drug store and signed to pick up a prescription. According to the arrest warrant the medication was allegedly for a female that is incarcerated at a state prison in Bledsoe County. The warrant goes onto say that Joshua Lee Phipps age 30 of …

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Car Theft Arrests in McMinnville

McMinnville Police have arrested three suspects in a series of vehicles thefts that have occurred in the civic center and Northside areas of the city. Arrested were Austin Smith and Dalton Porter, both of Woodbury, and Tyler Gage Finley of Crossville. Police, working in cooperation with authorities in Cannon and Coffee Counties, took them into …

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Tennessee Board of Regents Endorses MTSU Building being Renamed

The Tennessee Board of Regents has endorsed renaming a Middle Tennessee State University building named in honor of Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest in 1958. The Daily News Journal reports an MTSU task force recommended in April that Forrest Hall be renamed, and MTSU President Sidney McPhee has endorsed the recommendation. The Regents’ Friday vote …

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Attention Motlow Tennessee Promise Students

All incoming and current Motlow State Community College students have until Aug. 1 to complete eight hours of community service in order to remain eligible for the Tennessee Promise scholarship. “There are numerous ways that students can complete their community service hours, including job shadowing, cleaning local, state, and recreational parks, or by assisting local …

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More on Police Pursuit from Friday

We are learning more information about the police pursuit that began in Coffee County and ended in the death of a woman in Murfreesboro. Jessica Campos, 27, died after being struck by a suspect on the run after allegedly stealing a Cadillac Escalade from the Coffee County Funeral Chapel on Friday. Family and friends of …

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Former Coffee County Caregiver Charged with Theft, Exploitation of Vulnerable Adult

An investigation by Special Agents with the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in a former Tullahoma caregiver being charged with stealing from individuals she was paid to care for. In November 2014, TBI Special Agents and investigators with Adult Protective Services began investigating Robin West Qualls. At that …

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Fugitives from Justice Arrested in Manchester

Late last week Manchester Police was called to the scene of a possible break-in of a home at 275 Fredonia Road. Officers were given a description of a male subject and a female. Officer Jamie Norris states in the arrest warrant that the subject was on the property without permission and admitted to officers that …

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Election Day is coming Soon

Election officials are advising Tennessee residents that the last day to register to vote for the Aug. 4 election is July 5. Officials say people have an extra day to register this year because the last day to register actually falls on a national holiday, July 4. Officials say voters can register at election commission …

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