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Suspect in custody after being spotted near Wilson County school Video included

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The manhunt began after a baseball coach at Wilson Central High School spotted the suspect coming out of the woods near the baseball field.

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Neighbors push against new high school planned near historic cemetery Video included

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Some residents and a school system both say they have the best interests in mind of a special, very old discovery. The future of the site has them very divided.

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Police: Man admits to robbing Lebanon gas station

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A man was arrested after allegedly admitting to robbing a convenience store in Lebanon on Monday.

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Lebanon police searching for suspect in hit-and-run

Police released this photo of the suspect. (Source: Lebanon Police Department) Police released this photo of the suspect. (Source: Lebanon Police Department)
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Police in Lebanon are looking for the driver involved in a hit-and-run crash earlier this month.

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Police looking for man who approached girl at Mount Juliet bus stop Video included

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The man reportedly asked the 10-year-old to get into his car several times around 6:15 a.m. Friday at the Hickory Station townhomes.

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Learning centers for Wilson schools’ employees may be cut Video included

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School board members in Wilson County are trying to save a program that helps hundreds of teachers.

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Body of missing Lebanon police officer found in creek

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The body of a Lebanon police officer was found in a flooded creek in DeKalb County on Thursday.

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Bus driver shortage impacting Wilson County families

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A bus driver shortage in Wilson County is impacting families who send their children to school. Some parents say their kids aren’t being picked up in the morning.

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Frustrated Wilson Co. parents, bus drivers look for answers to shortage at BOE meeting

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Officials say the route cancellations are likely to continue until the district can staff the bus routes.

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Patrols sent to councilwoman's home 175 times

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A Lebanon city councilwoman’s use of the police force is being called into question. More>>

Lebanon councilwoman charged with public intoxication after meeting

Kathy Warmath (Source: Lebanon Police Department) Kathy Warmath (Source: Lebanon Police Department)
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A Lebanon City Council member was arrested after a meeting on Tuesday night.

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Lebanon councilwoman resigns after public intoxication arrest

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A Lebanon councilwoman who was arrested and charged with public intoxication after a meeting Tuesday night has resigned.

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A Lebanon, TN, man was killed when the 18-wheeler he was driving crashed on Interstate 69 in Kentucky early Thursday morning.

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Firefighter called to fire at his own Mt. Juliet home

A local firefighter received word that his own house was going up in flames Tuesday morning in Wilson County. More>>

Amazon hiring thousands of seasonal workers to help with holiday rush

If you are out of work or just looking to make a little extra holiday cash, there are several thousand seasonal jobs available throughout Middle Tennessee. Amazon announced it will hire tens of thousands of jobs across the country. More>>

Former high school coach dies in Wilson Co. crash

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Authorities have revealed new details in the death of a popular Middle Tennessee high school coach. More>>

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  • Gas prices spike, but doesn't deter people from traveling

    Gas prices spike, but doesn't deter people from traveling

    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:45 PM EDT2018-05-25 00:45:27 GMT
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    Gas prices have inched up in recent months, with prices in the Jonesboro area reaching $2.64 a gallon Thursday. (Source: KAIT-TV)Gas prices have inched up in recent months, with prices in the Jonesboro area reaching $2.64 a gallon Thursday. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Gas prices have inched up in recent months, with prices in the Jonesboro area reaching $2.64 a gallon Thursday. (Source: KAIT-TV)Gas prices have inched up in recent months, with prices in the Jonesboro area reaching $2.64 a gallon Thursday. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    The recent increase in gas prices has people watching their pennies even more, but it is not stopping people from taking trips this Memorial Day weekend. 

    The recent increase in gas prices has people watching their pennies even more, but it is not stopping people from taking trips this Memorial Day weekend. 

  • Police department warns citizens regarding automated calls

    Police department warns citizens regarding automated calls

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:13:47 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:48 PM EDT2018-05-25 00:48:08 GMT
    Blytheville Police Department (Source: Blytheville Police Department Facebook page)Blytheville Police Department (Source: Blytheville Police Department Facebook page)
    Blytheville Police Department (Source: Blytheville Police Department Facebook page)Blytheville Police Department (Source: Blytheville Police Department Facebook page)

    An area police department is asking residents to be careful when answering their phone, especially when they see a phone number reportedly coming from that department. 

    An area police department is asking residents to be careful when answering their phone, especially when they see a phone number reportedly coming from that department. 

  • A Better Region 8: Honoring a Hero

    A Better Region 8: Honoring a Hero

    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-05-25 00:32:49 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-05-25 00:43:38 GMT
    A Better Region 8A Better Region 8
    A Better Region 8A Better Region 8

    Unthinkable today but 76 years ago, the United States was pulled into World War II when Japan surprise attacked Pearl Harbor.

    Unthinkable today but 76 years ago, the United States was pulled into World War II when Japan surprise attacked Pearl Harbor.

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