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Main Street Live
Jay Walker Friday July 21, 2017

Friday night's Main Street Live concert will feature the funk, rock and dance music of Pink Cadillac. It will be their third appearance at Main Street Live.
The concerts are held on the west lawn of Security Federal Bank on Main Street. Concessions open at 6pm, with music starting at 7.
Admission is free.

 


Missing Man Found Safe
Jay Walker Thursday July 20, 2017

A man who was missing for over 12 hours Wednesday was finally found safe and unharmed Wednesday night. Police say 76 year old Jack Miller was found in a wooded area behind a home on Lind Street. The home owners discovered Miller after hearing a voice coming from the woods.
Miller was taken to River Park Hospital to be checked out after spending the entire day in hot temperatures with no food or water. Miller suffers from dementia and diabetes. He walked away from the Riverview Terrace assisted living facility. He had not been seen since 8am Wednesday morning.
His disappearance set off a massive search by police, firefighters, rescue personnel, a K-9, and many concerned volunteers.

 


Hit and Run Suspect in Custody
WSMV Thursday July 20, 2017

The Tennessee Highway Patrol has identified the driver accused of hitting and killing a pedestrian in Coffee County on Monday afternoon.
THP said the suspect, Shelton G. Martin II, was arrested on Alva Jones Road in Warren County on Tuesday night.
The victim, 79 year old Arthur Mantone Jr., had parked his car in the driveway of his home along U.S. Highway 41 and had crossed the street to check his mailbox.
According to THP, Martin hit him with his vehicle and then drove off. Mantone was pronounced dead at the scene.
THP said they found the vehicle involved in the hit-and-run at Martin's home. He was taken to the Coffee County Sheriff's Office, where he remains in police custody.

 
Funding Approved for Burgess Falls


Funding Approved for Burgess Falls
Jay Walker Thursday July 20, 2017

State Rep. Paul Sherrell of Sparta has announced that the State Building Commission has officially approved funding for upgrades at Burgess Falls State Park. This investment coincides with the 80th anniversary of Tennessee State Parks. The money will be used to replace trails and trail bridges.
The Burgess Falls project is part of a $3.3 million initiative to upgrade park facilities throughout Tennessee, including Fall Creek Falls State Park.

 


Budget and Finance
Jay Walker Thursday July 20, 2017

The Warren County Commission's Budget and Finance Committee will meet Thursday to discuss budgets for the new fiscal year.
The meeting will begin at 4pm at the Administrative Building.

 

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