I-24 Crash Injures Four

On Saturday (June 9th, 2018) Tennessee Highway Patrolman Adam Malone responded to a two-vehicle accident on Interstate 24 near mile-marker 119. Upon arrival it was discovered that Robert Lauren Burdick, III age 25 of Nashville had allegedly struck a vehicle from behind causing it to overturn and entrap four victims, 2 adults and two children, …

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Shelbyville Man Arresterd for Attempted Kidnapping

Shelbyville police have arrested 26-year-old Robert J. Bransford, a man wanted for questioning regarding two attempted child abductions. Bransford was arrested Saturday night and charged with one count of attempted kidnapping, according to police. He was taken to the Bedford County Jail and booked in. No other details were immediately available. (Courtesy of WKRN-TV)

New State Laws Help Protect Domestic Violence Victims

Tennessee judges are praising two new state laws they say will help protect domestic violence victims. According to a state Supreme Court news release Thursday, one law lets judges order cellphone providers to grant domestic violence victims control over their cellphone numbers if they are on an account held by an alleged abuser. The second …

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Tennessee U.S. Senate Heating Up

The race for a key U.S. Senate seat is taking shape in Tennessee, where Republican Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn continues to tout a recent visit by President Donald Trump on her behalf and former Democratic Governor Phil Bredesen is opposing Trump’s moves on tariffs. Bredesen instead has aligned himself with the Republican he wants to replace, …

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Manchester Board of Education Meets Monday at 5pm

MANCHESTER BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING ADMINISTRATIVE BUILDING – BOARD ROOM JUNE 11, 2018 – 5:00 P. M. 1. MEETING CALLED TO ORDER 1.1 Recognition of Visitors 1.2 Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance 2. APPROVAL OF CONSENT ITEMS 2.1 April 30 and May 2 Minutes 2.2 Additions/Deletions and Acceptance of Agenda 2.3 Tennessee Risk Management …

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Jeff Johnson Named Principal at Koss Center

Coffee County Director of Schools Dr Ladonna McFall has announced that Jeff Johnson has been hired as the new Principal of the Koss Center. Johnson began his career in Coffee County and is coming back from the Tennessee College of Applied Technology Center in McMinnville where he served as the Supervisor of Student Services. Johnson …

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Update on Kirchhoff Automotive Manufacturing Fire

Wednesday afternoon at approximately 5:45pm Manchester Fire-Rescue was notified of a fire at Kirchhoff Automotive Manufacturing in the Coffee County Industrial Park. Fire units arrived on scene and reported a large fire in the rear of the facility in a container storage area. Command requested a response from AEDC Fire, Tullahoma Fire, Hillsboro, Hickerson Station, …

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Bonnaroo to make $205,000 Donation to Coffee County

A one-year contract between Axis Nation, LLC, conducting business as Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, and Coffee County was signed last week. This is an agreement regarding the 2018 festival only. The parties signed the deal last week in which festival organizers will make a one-time donation of $205,000. Part of the $205,000 Axis donation …

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Grundy County Schools Name Interim Director–School Board Member Resigns

The Grundy County school board recently selected an interim school director. The board voted to make Glenda Dykes the interim school director during the special meeting. Dykes was the principal of Tracy City Elementary and has more than 30 years of experience working in education. Dykes was selected after the school board decided to buy …

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Better Business Bureau Study shows people are Losing Millions through Scams

A new study released from the Better Business Bureau reveals victims are losing millions of dollars through sweepstakes, lottery and prize schemes, devastating people financially and emotionally. The report highlights that seniors are often the target of these frauds. The most common victims ranging between ages 65-74, including people who have gone through negative life …

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