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Taking aim at war history

Taking aim at war history

High School student Eric Wright didn't hesitate when asked what he thought about the Huey gunship helicopter on display Saturday at Fairview CIC.

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Business Cheetah 6-25

Business Cheetah 6-25

A building that was once a movie theater is preparing for its final curtain call.

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Grandmother gets year for test drive

Grandmother gets year for test drive

It will end up being a year-long test drive for a local grandmother who stole a vehicle, crashed it while running from the car lot ...

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Trustee wonders why back taxes ignored

Trustee wonders why back taxes ignored

Warren County commissioners are attempting to retrieve $150,000 in property taxes owed on 202 Bell Street, the property recently purchased by the city of ...

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School Board downgrades money request to 9 cents

The Warren County Board of Education has readjusted its sights after a vote of county commissioners showed little support for 19 cents.

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Moonshine-fueled threat earns Dalton 30 days

A man who had been drinking moonshine will serve a month in jail after threatening a woman with a knife.

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Animal Control budget approved, raises on hold

Animal Control budget approved, raises on hold

Warren County Animal Control and Adoption Center’s proposed budget for the upcoming fiscal year is creating confusion, but could result in raises for the ...

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General Sessions docket 6-23

Sentences were handed down this past week by Judge Bill Locke in General Sessions Trial Court.

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Election commissioner raises await final vote

Warren County Election Commissioners could receive an additional $100 for working election days, as well as reimbursement for travel expenses.

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Children's Advocacy Center elects officers

Children's Advocacy Center elects officers

The Children’s Advocacy Center for the 31st Judicial District has conducted recent elections for its 2017-18 Executive Committee.

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A Yankee Doodle Dandy of a parade

A Yankee Doodle Dandy of a parade

Get ready to turn your child’s wagon into a patriotic cart.

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Just A Thought 6-25

I have been accused of being against the indoor pool.

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Upcoming Meetings 6-25

Unless otherwise indicated, county meetings are held at the Warren County Administrative Building located at 201 Locust Street and city meetings are held at City ...

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Three injured in Yager crash

Three injured in Yager crash

A vehicle driven by Kelsey Wilcher reportedly strayed across the center-line on the slick pavement on Yager Road around 6:30 p.m. Friday and ...

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Benefit to be held for 4YO Briggs Davis

Benefit to be held for 4YO Briggs Davis

A benefit will be held this Saturday for a 4-year-old diagnosed with leukemia.

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Float the river at Paddlefest

Float the river at Paddlefest

If the thought of kayaking really floats your boat, the fourth annual Paddlefest is set for this Saturday.

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Free ice cream at Standard

The great taste of a banana split will harmonize with discount subscription prices on Friday to provide a powerful incentive to visit the Southern Standard ...

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County against tax hike for schools

County against tax hike for schools

Director of Schools Bobby Cox has his answer. Warren County Commissioners are not in favor of providing Warren County Schools an additional 19 cents in ...

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City plans Blackout eclipse party

City plans Blackout eclipse party

McMinnville officials have approved Blackout 2017, a party in historic downtown McMinnville on Monday, Aug. 21 to celebrate the total solar eclipse.

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Courthouse getting squeezed for storage

Courthouse getting squeezed for storage

Storage issues persist at Warren County Courthouse.

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County to decide if recycling sign in budget

County to decide if recycling sign in budget

A name change of the fairgrounds Convenience Center with a greater focus on recycling has been put on hold.

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Government land swap on hold for appraisal

Government land swap on hold for appraisal

A land swap between the city of McMinnville, Warren County Schools and Warren County government has taken a short detour prior to full Warren County ...

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Medicare event set for June 30

Do you qualify for extra help with Medicare costs?

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Circuit Court Probation docket 6-23

Several people were sentenced recently by Circuit Court Judge Bart Stanley after they failed to take advantage of their second chances. Included in probation violators:

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County considers lease extension for UCHRA

County considers lease extension for UCHRA

A lease between Warren County and Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency is under consideration.

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Circuit Court morning docket 6-23

Sentences were handed down Tuesday morning by Judge Bill Locke in General Sessions Arraignment Court.

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Family of grandmother killed by alligator sues nursing home

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A nursing home in South Carolina is being sued after a 90-year-old woman walked away from the facility last year and ...

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Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for food

By ANDREW SELSKY ,  Associated Press

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Worker bit in tussle with would-be thief over stripper pole

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Police in Little Rock say a mall worker wrestled away a stripper pole from a would-be thief who bit the employee ...

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Desperate Venezuelans set sights on Colombia as worry mounts

By CHRISTINE ARMARIO ,  Associated Press

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Egypt says 7 militants killed in raid on desert camp

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's Interior Ministry says it has killed seven people in connection with recent attacks on the country's embattled Christian minority, including ...

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Venice's first female gondolier announces he's transgender

ROME (AP) — An Italian gondolier who made headlines a decade ago for being the first woman to enter the male-dominated cadre of Venice's canal ...

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Tennessee school employees file lawsuit over rape scandal

OOLTEWAH, Tenn. (AP) — Three former employees of a Tennessee high school have filed a lawsuit claiming they were mistreated in the days and months after ...

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2 Tennessee men charged with murder in drug overdose death

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Two men are facing murder charges in connection with the overdose death of a Tennessee man who had used heroin and other ...

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Mayor asks private prison firm to pay for scabies care

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville Mayor Megan Barry is asking a private prison company to cover out-of-pocket costs for city employees affected by a scabies outbreak ...

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Bringing inmates to court can be risky

Bringing inmates to court can be risky

The shooting of two deputies by an inmate inside Coffee County Courthouse in neighboring Manchester is serving as a reminder to local officers that a ...

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Woman pulled from burning SUV

Woman pulled from burning SUV

A woman was pulled from her wrecked vehicle Monday evening near Lucky just moments before it was engulfed in flames.

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City, county vote to fund Driver Center

City, county vote to fund Driver Center

The Driver Testing Center is one vote away from staying parked for another year.

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Lace up shoes for July 4 Fun Run

Lace up shoes for July 4 Fun Run

The Stars and Stripes Fun Run and Walk will step into its 36th year.

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Woman robber released from jail

A woman disguised as a man who tried to rob Waffle House has been released on time-served.

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