8 children found in deplorable conditions in single-wide trailer, parents jailed

EDITOR’S NOTE – Some details in this story may be disturbing to some readers.) Thunder Radio News has learned that two Coffee County parents have been arrested and charged with aggravated child abuse or neglect after Coffee County Sheriff’s Department (CCSD) investigators found eight children living in deplorable conditions. Arrested on Tuesday night, Sept. 17 …

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Manchester halts burn permits due to dry weather

The Manchester Fire and Rescue Department announced Wednesday (Sept. 18) that effective immediately, the fire department will not be issuing burn permits until further notice due to dry conditions. The department said once an appreciable amount of rainfall is received in the area, they will lift the burning ban. For any questions, contact the Manchester …

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Great Lakes Cheese employees donate to school system

Great Lakes Cheese employees held a “penny drive” to collect funds to contribute to the community. The employees were able to donate $1,190.54 to the Coffee County Schools’ Coordinated School Health program.  “We are grateful tot he employees of Great Lakes Cheese and their commitment to our community,” said Tonya Garner, coordinator for coordinated school …

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Tennessee fourth among states for providing out-of-state abortions

Tennessee ranks fourth among the states for the percentage of abortions provided to out-of-state residents, according to an analysis of data by the Associated Press. More than 28,000 women have traveled to Tennessee since 2009 to end a pregnancy. Francie Hunt, executive director of Tennessee Advocates for Planned Parenthood, said she sees it as proof …

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Warren County man arrested after 9-hour standoff

A Warren County man has been arrested after a nine-hour standoff with deputies Monday.  According to the Warren County Sheriff’s Department, deputies responded to a domestic violence call and upon arrival, the suspect was armed and locked himself in his residence. After nine hours of negotiation, deputies were able to resolve the standoff peacefully. Eddie …

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Thursday is 2 for 1 ride day at the Fair

Thursday is 2 for 1 ride day at the Coffee County Fair from 6 p.m. to closing. First person pays full price, second rides free – tickets only. Also on Thursday, the Nick’s Kids show will be at 5 p.m.. Nick Dattilo will perform at the grandstands at 7 p.m. and Zach Donegan at 8:30 …

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Birthdays – 9/17/19

Rebecca Woodley Riley Clark – 13 – PIZZA WINNER! Katie Roberts Zach Harwell Brett Harris

8 children found in deplorable conditions in single-wide trailer, parents jailed

(EDITOR’S NOTE – Some details in this story may be disturbing to some readers.) Thunder Radio News has learned that two Coffee County parents have been arrested and charged with aggravated child abuse or neglect after Coffee County Sheriff’s Department (CCSD) investigators found eight children living in deplorable conditions. Arrested on Tuesday night, Sept. 17 …

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Hargrove is interim director of Tullahoma City Schools

The Tullahoma City Schools accepted the resignation of director of schools John Carver Monday (Sept. 16) night, just about a year after the system decided to hire him. The board unanimously voted to accept Carver’s resignation. School Board Chairman Pat Welsh made a sudden announcement Friday (Sept. 13) that the board was working to reach …

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Two former Warren Co. corrections officers arrested after TBI investigation

An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in two former corrections officers with the Warren County Jail being charged with tampering with governmental records. At the request of 31st District Attorney General Lisa Zavogiannis, on January 14th, TBI Agents joined investigators with the DA’s office in investigating an inmate …

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