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Suspects sought after armed robbery at Manchester Cash Express

Suspects sought after armed robbery at Manchester Cash Express

Pictured is the Hyundai that three armed robbers were traveling in Tuesday. Manchester police are seeking three suspects who robbed the Manchester Cash Express at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 18. According to Manchester Police Department authorities, two black males and one white male entered the store at approximately 3:30 p.m., produced firearms and demanded money. The subjects then left, travelled down Rye St., turned onto Emerson St. and then proceeded east onto McMinnville Highway. They were travelling in a white Hyundai crossover (see photo above). Anyone with information about this robbery is encouraged to contact MPD investigator Benjamin Sneed...

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Orders for at-home COVID tests begin Wednesday

Orders for at-home COVID tests begin Wednesday

For anyone wanting to get their hands on at-home COVID-19 tests, they can do so beginning Wednesday. According to Tennessee Department of Health, every home in the United States can order four at-home COVID-19 tests beginning January 19. There are no direct costs or shipping costs and you will not need to enter a credit card number to get the tests. Visit covidtests.gov on January 19 to...

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TBI, Bedford Co Sheriff’s Dept. continue searching for information in shooting death

TBI, Bedford Co Sheriff’s Dept. continue searching for information in shooting death

The Bedford County Sheriff’s Office and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation continue seeking information in the shooting death of Phoutha Souphom. The Bedford County man was killed Sunday, October 10th on Simms Rd. He was discovered shot to death. Crime Stoppers is continuing to offer up to $1,000 as a reward for information that leads to an arrest and conviction in this case. If you have information, call 931-685-4300. Tips can remain...

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TAX TIPS: The IRS announces opening date

TAX TIPS: The IRS announces opening date

By Rosalyn Partin, Manchester H&R Block The IRS has announced that they will begin processing returns on January 24, 2022 with the filing deadline April 18, 2022 in most areas. IRS accepts tax returns filed one of two ways: electronically through e-file and through the mail. Returns filed by a tax professional in an H&R Block office are usually e-filed. E-file is the quickest filing method — and typically helps you receive a tax refund faster. However, you can always choose to have your return printed to mail yourself. IRS encourages everyone to have all the information they need in hand...

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Tennessee pump prices inch higher; local prices fall slightly

Tennessee pump prices inch higher; local prices fall slightly

Tennessee’s gas price average rose a penny from last week. The Tennessee Gas Price average is now $3.03 which is two cents more than a month ago and 84 cents more than one year ago.    “Gasoline prices continue to edge upward, driven primarily by the price surge in crude oil, which closed over $84 a barrel last week,” said Stephanie Milani, Tennessee Public Affairs Director, AAA-The Auto Club Group.  “As crude prices continue to climb, pump prices in Tennessee will likely follow suit.” Gas prices in Coffee County have dropped over the past week – now down to $2.98, which is back below the state...

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Name released in fatal Sunday fire

Name released in fatal Sunday fire

Authorities have released the name of the person who they believe died in a structure fire in Coffee County on Sunday. Fire crews were called to a house on Boynton Valley Rd. in Coffee County at about noon on Sunday to a structure fire. According to authorities, Douglas Nevill is believed to have died in the fire. However, identification has yet to be confirmed. Authorities say the remains in the home were not immediately identifiable. Preliminary investigation leads investigators to believe the fire was accidental. Coffee County Fire Investigators will handle the investigation with assistance from...

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SNOW PATROL – Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022

SNOW PATROL – Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022

Your Snow Patrol for Tuesday, January 18, 2022, presented by your bread & milk experts at Spring Street Market, 801 S. Spring St. in Manchester. Your LOCAL grocery store! Coffee County Schools – CLOSEDManchester City Schools – CLOSEDTemple Baptist Christian – 2 HOUR DELAYCannon County Schools – CLOSEDGrundy County School – CLOSEDFranklin County Schools – CLOSEDRutherford County Schools – CLOSEDWarren County Schools – CLOSED Post will be updated with information as we have it on other school...

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Police searching for Coffee County man who allegedly stole camper

Police searching for Coffee County man who allegedly stole camper

Area authorities need your help locating Randall Curtis – a suspect who allegedly stole an RV Camper from Newby RV Sales in Smartt Station (Warren County) on Saturday. The stolen camper has since been recovered. But Curtis has not been apprehended, according to Warren County Sheriff’s Department. Warrants are on file for Curtis’ arrest. He is 57 years old with brown eyes, brown hair (possibly shaved), with a beard or goatee, standing 6’1″ and weighing 185 pounds. He is a resident of Coffee County and could possibly be in the Franklin County area, authorities say. He is driving a...

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