Fire in Lakewood Park Destroys Residence

On Saturday (May 25, 2017) Coffee County Deputy Mike Jarvis responded to 70 Kennesaw Pike in Lakewood Park in reference to a structure fire. In his report Jarvis says that when he arrived at the residence, the front door was open and flames were in the front part of the residence and smoke was coming …

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Bonnaroo brings many people to Manchester plus lots of Extra Work for Law Enforcement

The 16th annual Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival is set to begin next week in Manchester and that means a lot of extra work for law enforcement. Coffee County Sheriff Steve Graves says his department wrote 277 citations during Bonnaroo 2016. Manchester Police Chief Mark Yother says his department wrote over 50 citations. Overall there …

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Possible Water Theft leads to More Charges for Tracy City Man and Woman

The Tracy City Police Department and the Tennessee Department of Corrections conducted a search of a parolee on Wednesday, May 24. During the search a large amount of Methamphetamine, paraphernalia, prescription drugs, and cash were seized. Tracy City Police Chief Charlie Wilder said that over 10 grams of Meth and approximately $800 was recovered from …

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Unemployment Rate Drops in All 95 Counties

Tennessee’s county unemployment rates for April decreased in all 95 counties, according to data from the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Coffee County went down almost a full percent, dropping from 4.6 in March to 3.7 percent in April. Bedford County fell from 4.6 percent in March to 3.8 in April. Moore County …

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Shoe Sensation to Open in Manchester

Shoe Sensation has announced plans to open a new store this summer in Manchester. The store is located in Farrar Place, at 920 Hillsboro Blvd., Suite 936, next to Food Lion. Its grand opening will be on July 27. This will be the company’s ninth store in Tennessee. Shoe Sensation offers a mix of nationally …

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Shooting that took place in 2013 on the Square in Manchester heads to Trial

In December of 2013 WMSR News reported live from the scene of a shooting on the square in Manchester and now after those long 4 years the trial of Brenda Kay Webb Bartee accused of shooting her estranged husband multiple times will take place. The trial is scheduled to start tomorrow (May 30, 2017) in …

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After 11 Years Woman to enter Guilty Plea to Statutory Rape

In 2006 WMSR News reported that Susan Gail Stephens a Tullahoma High School substitute teacher had been arrested on charges of two counts of statutory rape and two counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Tullahoma Police alleged in 2006 that Stephens, who was 44 at the time of her arrest allowed her …

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Female Stealing from Graves in Grundy County

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office needs your help finding a woman who they say stole from grave-sites. Deputies said the woman stole items from a grave at Clouse Hill Cemetery on May 22nd. One family set up a camera at the grave and witnessed the suspect steal LED lights. If you have any information on …

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Urgent Care Clinic at V.A. Medical Center in Murfreesboro has Temporarily Moved

The Urgent Care Clinic at the Alvin C. York V.A. Medical Center has temporarily moved to building 117, room 114, so that renovation can be done. Patient check-in is now in the main ground-level lobby of Building 3. On May 24th the Tennessee Valley Healthcare System’s moved the Urgent Care Clinic to allow for renovation …

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Coffee County Softball Coach Steve Wilder Resigns

“We had planned on being here forever.”  Those were the words of Coffee County softball coach Steve Wilder on Thursday night shortly after informing his team of his impending resignation.  Coach Wilder is resigning to accept a job as the new head softball coach at Pine Crest School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Wilder told his …

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