Davidson County Newswire

Davidson County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Davidson County, TN.

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  1. A hearing has been delayed on a lawsuit brought by the Tennessee...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... a prior filing in Nashville is "resolved" by the Tennessee Court of Appeals. The case was first filed in Davidson County, but the judge ruled she did not have jurisdiction. Chancellor Atherton said he can hear the matter on Thursday at 1 p.m. if an ...

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  2. Grand jury determines former acting TBI director Jason Locke committed no crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... no crime after allegations of misuse of state funds, a grand jury determined this week. According to the Davidson County District Attorney's office, the grand jury has decided that neither former acting director Jason Locke nor Sejal West, former ...

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  3. As Expected, Study Shows Memphis Lags Behind Peer Cities in Economic DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | The Daily News

    ... and Shelby County were compared to seven communities that are most often rivals for new projects: Nashville-Davidson County, Clarksville-Montgomery County, Tennessee and Olive Branch-DeSoto County regionally; and Dallas, Indianapolis, Louisville and ...

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  4. Rutherford County Property Assessor Office Works to Further Increase Ethical StandardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... Star Committee in December. Members of the committee are: Montgomery County Property Assessor Erinne Hester; Davidson County Property Assessor Vivian Wilhoite; Bedford County Property Assessor Ronda Clanton; Greene County Property Assessor Chuck ...

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  5. Top of the Market: Nashville's most expensive homes sold from July 29 - Aug. 4Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 9 | Business Journal

    Check out the most-expensive homes sold in Nashville recently by clicking through the slideshow with this story. Our latest installment is topped by a $2.6 million home in the 37027 ZIP code. This weekly feature is compiled using Davidson County property records.

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  6. Commentary: MSL in Nashville: Wrong place for stadium on many levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Williamson Herald

    ... in fast-tracking a bad decision cannot be ignored. I have no dog in the hunt since I no longer live in Davidson County. One thing I can do is point out to my friends who still live there the great hypocrisies being perpetrated upon them. Start with ...

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  7. Creative powerhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Murfreesboro Post

    Partly cloudy with afternoon showers or thunderstorms. Storms may contain strong gusty winds.

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  8. Rapist to be executed in Tennessee on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... the only available lethal injection execution method in Tennessee. On July 26, 2018, the chancery court in Davidson County dismissed the inmates' complaint, and the plaintiffs filed a notice of appeal on July 30, 2018. Also on July 30, 2018, Mr. ... 9 comments

  9. Tennessee Supreme Court Denies Stay Of Execution For Death Row Inmate Billy IrickRead the original story

    Monday Aug 6 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... as the only available lethal injection execution method in Tennessee. On July 26, the chancery court in Davidson County dismissed the inmates' complaint, and the plaintiffs filed a notice of appeal on July 30. Also on July 30, Irick filed a motion ...

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  10. What surprised this hot-chicken slinger as he prepped his newest spotRead the original story

    Monday Aug 6 | Business Journal

    ... Nashville restaurateurs find themselves facing these days. Namely: He spent eight months working through the Davidson County permitting process, an eternity compared to the three weeks it took to get his Murfreesboro location fully permitted by ...

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  11. 1 Killed and 1 Hurt in East Nashville ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | WJXA-FM Nashville

    ... was found deceased from a gunshot wound inside a vehicle. No motive yet, but this is the eighth homicide in Davidson County over the last nine days. For more on the story, click here.

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  12. Top of the Market: Nashville's most expensive homes sold from July 22-28Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 2 | Business Journal

    Check out the most-expensive homes sold in Nashville recently by clicking through the slideshow with this story. Our latest installment is topped by a $1.28 million home in the 37215 ZIP code. This weekly feature is compiled using Davidson County property records.

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  13. Death row inmate's attorney: Tennessee Supreme Court must delay Billy Ray Irick's executionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 30 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... 33 death row offenders challenging the constitutionality of the state's lethal injection process. Last week, Davidson County Chancellor Ellen Hobbs Lyle rejected the inmates' argument that the state's three-drug protocol causes torture, or that the ...

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  14. Seasonal Employment Results In Uptick For County Jobless Rates in TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 29 | Clarksville Online

    ... rate. The current rate for Williamson County is 0.1 of a percentage point lower than it was in June 2017. Davidson County experienced the state's second lowest unemployment figure with a rate of 3.1 percent, up from of 2.2 percent the previous ...

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  15. Judge rules Tennessee can use lethal injection drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | Williamson Herald

    A Tennessee judge on Thursday upheld the state's use of controversial drugs to execute inmates after a challenge by 33 inmates on death row. In his ruling, Davidson County Chancellor Ellen Hobbs Lyle said the inmates failed to meet two necessary bars, The Tennessean reported.

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  16. Tennessee can use controversial lethal injection drugs to execute death row inmates, judge rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... forbidden by the U.S. Constitution. Among them is Billy Ray Irick, who is scheduled to be executed Aug. 9. Davidson County Chancellor Ellen Hobbs Lyle issued the 51 page ruling Thursday evening, saying the inmates failed to meet a critical bar ...

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  17. Rutherford County Ties for #3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... better, and are adjacent counties. Williamson County remains the lowest with 3 per cent unemployment, and Davidson County is second with 3.1 per cent. The third place ranking is 3.3 per cent, and Rutherford County ties that position with Cheatham, ...

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  18. Driver in deadly Chattanooga bus crash to face grand jury for rape chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    UPDATE: A preliminary hearing for the Chattanooga bus driver accused of having sex with a minor has concluded, according to NBC affiliate WRCB . Davidson County authorities said he admitted in June to having what he believed to be consensual sex with a 14-year-old girl while staying in Nashville on bond after the guilty verdict in the Woodmore trial.

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  19. Statutory rape case against Johnthony Walker bound over to grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A statutory rape case against former Chattanooga school bus driver, Johnthony Walker, was bound over to a Davidson County grand jury Thursday morning. According to the arrest affidavit, Walker admitted to having sex with a 14-year-old girl who lived at a home where he had been staying while out on bond following his sentencing for the deadly Chattanooga bus crash.

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  20. Seasonal Employment Results In Uptick For County Jobless RatesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 26 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... rate. The current rate for Williamson County is 0.1 of a percentage point lower than it was in June 2017. Davidson County experienced the state's second lowest unemployment figure with a rate of 3.1 percent, up from of 2.2 percent the previous ...

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