Davidson County Newswire (Page 5)

Davidson County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Davidson County, TN. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 822 in Davidson County, TN

  1. Council to Vote on Pot Ordinance, Hear Coliseum ProposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | The Daily News

    ... A similar ordinance making its way through the Nashville Metro Council has picked up the backing of the Davidson County sheriff. The most vocal opponent is Rallings, who has said marijuana is a "gateway" drug that leads to crack cocaine and heroin. ...

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  2. Forum to discuss 'Livability in Williamson County: How Housing Affects Traffic,' Sept. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Williamson Herald

    ... range in Williamson County." Rogers also cited that about 27,000 people commute into the Franklin area from Davidson County each day while almost 20,000 people are coming in from Maury County. Providing access to affordable housing to folks, who ...

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  3. Predators turn to social media to lure teenagers into sex traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Bureau of Investigation sting called "Operation Someone Like Me." Some of the men arrested include a Davidson County teacher, a Vanderbilt University student and former football player, and dozens of others. Those accused thought they were meeting ...

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  4. Shelby County Again Tops Traffic Deaths in TennesseeRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... died from car accidents last year. That's up 12 percent from 2014 and is 44 more traffic deaths than in Davidson County last year. Shelby County has topped this list at least going back as far as 2011. That's likely given the population size of the ...

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  5. Chief Justice Lee Shares Accomplishments Of Supreme Court With Chief JusticesRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... for the expansion of recovery courts in Tennessee. A human trafficking court docket was created in Davidson County following participation by the Chief Justice, the AOC Director, the Director of the TBI and representatives from the Davidson County ...

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  6. Taylor Swift dismissed from jury duty by Tennessee judge: reportRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2016 | Washington Times

    The pop star appeared in a Davidson County, Tennessee, courthouse for jury service on Monday ended up snapping photos with fellow Volunteer State residents. The singer, however, was not ultimately seated on a panel.

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  7. TBI Releases Names in Sting Involving Patronizing Prostitution from Minor'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... arrested or issued citations on prostitution-related charges. Each case was reviewed by the office of the Davidson County District Attorney General, to determine whether circumstances existed in which a subject patronized prostitution from an ...

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  8. Tennessee AG Slatery Names Ney as New Chief DeputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | The Daily News

    ... sections of the attorney general's office. Ney was a finalist to fill a vacancy in the chancery court of Davidson County, but Republican Gov. Bill Haslam chose Associate State Attorney General Bill Young for the position. Ney has been a prating ...

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  9. The World at your DoorstepRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | The Daily News

    ... don't have the money to do so," he explains. DoorDash restaurant delivery service launched last month in Davidson County, the 27th market for the technology company that connects hungry customers with local businesses that likely did not have ...

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  10. U.S. Supreme Court Decides Retaliation CaseRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2016 | Law.com

    On Jan. 26, the U.S. Supreme Court decided Crawford v. Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, Tenn .

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  11. Six Mid-State Residents Charged with TennCare FraudRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... for it," Inspector General Manny Tyndall said. " District Attorney General Glenn R. Funk is prosecuting the Davidson County cases. District Attorney General Stephen D. Crump will be prosecuting the McMinn County cases. As of July 1, 2016, TennCare ...

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  12. Tennessee Unemployment Rates Drop In 73 Counties, Increase In 11, In JulyRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... the same in 11 counties. Specific county information for July is available at www. For the month of July, Davidson County had the state's lowest major metropolitan rate at 3.7 percent, decreasing from 3.8 percent the previous month. Knox County was ...

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  13. Mayor Barry proposes suburban tax hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Business Journal

    ... ng the so-called Urban Services District to parts of Bellevue, Madison, Donelson, Hermitage and southernmost Davidson County. These area's are currently in the General Services District, where property is taxed at $3.924...

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  14. The Tragedy In America's JailsRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... In July 2004, Estelle Richardson's lifeless beaten body was found in solitary cell at a CCA prison in Davidson County. Four guards were charged, but the charges were later dismissed. Her death to this day remains a mystery. Years later, a cellmate, ...

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  15. Education 13 mins ago 11:15 a.m.KCS Act scores decrease slightly in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... a 20.5 in 2016. The figure is the highest among the four largest districts in Tennessee (Shelby County, Davidson County, Knox County and Hamilton County). Twenty-four percent of KCS students had college-ready test scores. Tennessee lawmakers voted ...

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  16. Crime 45 mins ago 5:50 a.m.Two men in custody in 2015 TSU fatal campus shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Metro police on Tuesday said two 20-year-old men are in custody in Memphis in connection to a fatal shooting that took place on Tennessee State University's campus last year. Memphis residents Chris Gatewood and Robert Tunstall have been arrested on charges including first-degree murder after being indicted by a Davidson County Grand Jury in connection to the Oct. 22, 2015 death of 19-year-old Cameron Selmon, Metro police spokesman Don Aaron said.

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  17. Arrests made 10 months after man shot, killed during dice game at TSURead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... time of the shooting but has not been enrolled since fall semester 2015. Both men have been indicted by the Davidson County Grand Jury on one count of first-degree murder, three counts of attempted second-degree murder, and three counts of ...

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  18. Arrests Made In Fatal Shooting On TSU Campus Two men have been...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | WTVF Nashville

    Officials with Metro Nashville Police said Chris Gatewood and Robert Tunstall have been indicted for 1st degree murder by a Davidson County Grand Jury.

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  19. Patricia "Pat" Hutson BarrettRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    A native of Davidson County, she was the daughter of the late Neal and Helen Wherry Hutson. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Peggy Wright.

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  20. Local breast cancer survivors take to the runway for Maryland Farms YMCA's celebratory fashion showRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Williamson Herald

    Grammy and CMA award winning country music artist Trisha Yearwood is sharing her time and talent to support breast cancer survivors finding strength and courage after treatment through the YMCA's After Breast Cancer program. Yearwood will emcee the YMCA's annual Gary Force Acura Heroes in Heels Fashion Show benefiting the Y's Annual Giving Campaign, which makes programs like After Breast Cancer possible.

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