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Historic cemetery vandalized twice in a week Video included

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Broken headstones and debris over graves at a historic cemetery in Sumner County have left some families desperate for answers.

Hendersonville man accused of stealing rare coins

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Clay Whitaker, 27, was charged with aggravated burglary and theft over $60,000 on Wednesday.

Former youth coaches charged in Gallatin drug ring Video included

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Two youth football league coaches are off the field due to their alleged involvement in a large drug ring.

Three teens arrested for Hendersonville car burglaries Video included

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Three Gallatin teens were arrested Monday morning in connection with four car burglaries in Hendersonville.

2 accused of stealing from home after owner's death

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Two men in Hendersonville are accused of stealing from a home just days after the homeowner died.

Parents sue over treatment of daughter at Sumner Co. school

Updated: June 4, 2014 07:11 PM

A family is taking their school district to court, saying that bullying went ignored and unpunished. The parents of a Hendersonville High School student said they had no choice but to sue.

Judge denies recusal request in Lindsey Lowe case

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Attorneys for the Hendersonville woman accused of smothering her newborn twins to death in September 2011 say a different judge needs to hear her case.

State won't seek death penalty against Lowe

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Prosecutors will not seek the death penalty of a woman accused of killing her newborn twins. Lindsey Lowe was indicted on two counts of first degree murder, two counts of premeditated first degree murder and two counts of aggravated child abuse.

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  • 4 teens hospitalized following crash

    4 teens hospitalized following crash

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:12 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:12:51 GMT
    Four Region 8 teenagers were hospitalized Monday afternoon after their SUV slammed into a tree.
    Four Region 8 teenagers were hospitalized Monday afternoon after their SUV slammed into a tree.

  • Oops! Wrong number: scam artist dials sheriff's deputy

    Oops! Wrong number: scam artist dials sheriff's deputy

    Monday, September 15 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-09-15 16:39:50 GMT
    The man on the other end of the line claimed he was a Publishers Clearing House representative and that Dustin Norwood had won $2.5 million dollars and a 2015 Mercedes Benz C Class automobile. What the caller did not know is Norwood is a deputy with the Craighead County Sheriff's Office.
    The man on the other end of the line claimed he was a Publishers Clearing House representative and that Dustin Norwood had won $2.5 million dollars and a 2015 Mercedes Benz C Class automobile. What the caller did not know is Norwood is a deputy with the Craighead County Sheriff's Office.
  • Player fakes death during fake punt, fakes no one

    Player fakes death during fake punt, fakes no one

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:17 PM EDT2014-09-16 16:17:48 GMT

    Arkansas State snapped the ball for what looked like a punt from their opponent's 40-yard line, and receiver Booker Mays clutched his hands to his chest and toppled backward to the turf.

    Arkansas State snapped the ball for what looked like a punt from their opponent's 40-yard line, and receiver Booker Mays clutched his hands to his chest and toppled backward to the turf.

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