Sumner County Newswire

Sumner County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 20 of 86 in Sumner County, TN

  1. Uninsured Tenn. motorists' vehicles can be towed starting in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... it cheaper for folks to just go ahead and get insurance and follow the rules," said Rep. William Lamberth (R - Sumner County). The move also aims to make it easier for law enforcement and DMV clerks to determine if a driver has insurance, whether ...

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  2. Judge Declares Mistrial In Vanderbilt Rape CaseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | KWBU-TV Waco

    ... consensual. His parents were the ones who pressed charges, the juror said. The Associated Press reports that a Sumner County, Tenn., man was convicted of raping the juror. As Blake Farmer of member station WPLN in Nashville tells our Newscast unit, ...

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  3. Hendersonville Man Charged With Solicitation Of A MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WTVF Nashville

    HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. A Sumner County man has been charged with solicitation of a minor after he allegedly sent sexually explicit messages to a teenage girl.

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  4. Middle Tennessee 3 year old thriving after lawn mower accident severely injures her footRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A 3-year-old Sumner County girl who lost a portion foot in a lawnmower accident is continuing to thrive. The accident happened last June when Ella Bilbrey ran to show her mother a squash she had picked from the garden.

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  5. Black bear spotted in Wilson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... saw what was believed to be a black bear near along Carthage Highway near Big Springs Road. Todd Allen, TWRA Sumner County officer, said it's very likely a black bear was in the area. "They probably did see a black bear," Allen said. Allen said he's ...

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  6. KSP Arrests Fugitive Wanted out of Tennessee for First Degree Murder and Child AbuseRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Kentucky State Police

    At approximately 9:45 PM on June 11, 2015, Kentucky State Police apprehended Zachary Thacker, 28, as a result of First Degree Murder and Child Abuse warrants out of Sumner County, TN. Thacker, who was a previous Graves County resident, was located at a residence in the Wingo community and apprehended without incident.

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  7. Police arrest Tennessee fugitive in KentuckyRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 13 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Police said in a statement that troopers arrested 28-year-old Zachary Thacker on Thursday night in western Kentucky on warrants out of Sumner County, Tennessee, which is northeast of Nashville. Police did not release further information on the charges in Tennessee.

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  8. Police Arrest Tennessee Fugitive In KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    Police said in a statement that troopers arrested 28-year-old Zachary Thacker on Thursday night in western Kentucky on warrants out of Sumner County, Tennessee, which is northeast of Nashville. Police did not release further information on the charges in Tennessee.

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  9. Groups call for testing transparencyRead the original story

    Monday Jun 1 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... our educational system." Groups participating in the effort, in addition to TREE, include - Strong Schools (Sumner County); Williamson Strong (Williamson County); Students, Parents, Educators Across Knox County (SPEAK); SOCM (Social Justice ...

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  10. Local jobless rate fallsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    According to figures released Thursday by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, April's jobless rate in Wilson County was 4.3 percent. Wilson County ranks fifth in the state behind Williamson, Davidson, Moore and Rutherford counties, respectively, and shares the same rate as Sumner and Knox counties, for the lowest unemployment rate in April.

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  11. Cumberland Region Tomorrow elects directors, to hold Power of 10 Regional SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    New members elected to the board and the counties they represent include Lonnie Sharp and Jeff Haynes from Davidson County; Joey Graves from Dickson County; Charlie Koon and Matt Lyle from Montgomery County; Rosemary Owen and Chip Pinion from Rutherford County; and Deb Varallo from Sumner County.

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  12. Colleges work now so TN Promise students succeed laterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... is how it feels to grow up," Hernandez says. "It's kind of overwhelming." Volunteer State Community College in Sumner County is hiring four "completion advisers," a new role that will help more students leave campus with a degree in two years, ...

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  13. Vince Gill will Play Free Memorial Day ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | WJXA-FM Nashville

    In honor of our nation's armed services, Vince Gill is performing a free show at Sumner County Veterans Park in Gallatin.

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  14. A Frist, a former Titans defensive coordinator and a couple of 19th...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Nashville Scene

    ... them (naturally), and they tend to stay in families, for obvious reasons. But this month, an 1833 farmhouse in Sumner County and an 1860s-ish home in Williamson County are among the highlights of the list. April's Top 10 is bookended by secretive ...

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  15. Ms. Senior Tennessee crowned in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... an award for selling the most ads for the pageant's book. First runner-up honors went to Connie Maynord, of Sumner County, second runner-up was Sandra Weaver, of Rhea County and third runner-up was Cynthia Dugger, of Humphreys County. Dugger also ...

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  16. Man accused of stealing from clientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... Hutchins stole more than $250,000 from some of the clients of 21st Century Living Services. On May 7th, the Sumner County Grand Jury returned indictments charging Hutchins, 68, with two counts of Theft over $60,000, 16 counts of Theft over $1,000, ...

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  17. Gallatin man charged with stealing from clientsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Macon County Times

    ... Hutchins stole more than $250,000 from some of the clients of 21st Century Living Services. On May 7th, the Sumner County Grand Jury returned indictments charging Hutchins, 68, with two counts of Theft over $60,000, 16 counts of Theft over $1,000, ...

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  18. Cops surprise autistic boy for fifth birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    SUMNER COUNTY, Tenn. - A group of police officers helped a Sumner County boy with autism celebrate his fifth birthday.

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  19. Police officers surprise Tennessee boy with autism for 5th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A group of police officers took time out of their busy schedules Monday to help a Sumner County boy with autism celebrate his fifth birthday. The boy's mother, April, told News 2 many family members couldn't make it to Portland, Tennessee, for his birthday party.

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  20. Taylor, Nellie M.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Telegraph-Forum

    Nellie M. Taylor BUCYRUS: Nellie M. Taylor, 90, of Carlisle Place and formerly of Andrews Road, Bucyrus, died Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at Carlisle Place where she was surrounded by family. She was born December 26, 1924 in Sumner County, Tennessee to the late Clarence and Rosie Hudson.

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