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Slow Down Tennessee

Area law enforcement officials are partnering with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) to promote “Slow Down Tennessee.” Now thru April 30 law enforcement will increase education, awareness, saturation and enforcement efforts to help reduce speeding-related crashes, injuries, and fatalities statewide. The State of Tennessee requires motorists to always exercise due care and maintain a …

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Man Shoots Himself inside McMinnville Walmart

A McMinnville man was injured inside the McMinnville Walmart store Friday afternoon.According to Lieutenant Lisa Norris of the McMinnville Police Department around 4pm 28 year-old Robert Harris of McMinnville was inside Walmart and had entered the fitting room to try on pants when his 9mm pistol fell out of his pocket, hit the floor and …

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Virtual Gala succeeds for Motlow College Foundation

Like so many other nonprofits, the Motlow College Foundation recently had to postpone its main fundraising event of the year, the Annual Gala, due to the pandemic. Instead of canceling, the Foundation staff and Board of Trustees seized the opportunity to shift the event online and hosted its first-ever Virtual Gala. The week-long celebration and …

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Unemployment Rate Drops in 90 of 95 Counties

Ninety counties Tennessee experienced lower unemployment during the month of February. Four counties recorded an increase in unemployment, while Smith County remained unchanged. Williamson County continued to have the state’s lowest jobless rate in February at 3.1%, down 0.1 of a percentage point from January. Area County Rates: Bedford 5.3 Jan. 4.8 Feb. Cannon 4.3 …

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United Way of Hwy 55 is Accepting Applications for the 2021-22 Allocation Cycle

United Way of HWY 55 is now accepting applications for the next allocation cycle. All nonprofits that serve Coffee, Moore, or Warren County citizens are eligible to apply for funds. Applications are due May 3, 2021. Email Director@highway55unitedway.org to request an application. ABOUT UNITED WAY OF HIGHWAY 55 ALLOCATION PROGRAM The United Way of Highway …

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Charges Dropped against man that was on the run, but was Captured Last Week

The Warren County District Attorney General says that charges against 47 year old Jeffrey Michael Hodges were dismissed without prejudice. The D.A. said that other charges against Hodges will come later in the future but not at this time. You might remember that On Target News reported that Hodges was wanted by multiple law enforcement …

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Two Police Pursuits End with Five Total Arrests

Three people were arrested early Friday morning on Highway 56 in Warren County after a police pursuit began in Grundy County.Sheriff Clint Shrum of the Grundy Co. Sheriffs Dept. said deputies were doing a patrol in Tarlton Valley, when they observed a red car traveling toward Warren County. They observed that the vehicle had no …

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Unemployment Rate Down in Area Counties

Most of Tennessee’s 95 counties started 2021 with lower unemployment numbers, according to data released by the Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Seventy-eight counties went down. Williamson County recorded the state’s lowest unemployment rate of 3.2%. Cocke County had the highest at 8.5%. Coffee County went down from 5.2 percent in December to 4.7 …

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Follow-Up; Man on the Run from Police has been Captured

A man who was wanted for multiple vehicle thefts in Coffee and surrounding counties has been apprehended in Warren County.47 year old Jeffery Michael Hodges was wanted by multiple law enforcement agencies including Warren and Coffee counties. He was taken into custody early Tuesday by the Warren County Sheriff’s Department. Hodges faces charges of violation …

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Area Law Enforcement Searching for Car Burglary

Be on the lookout for 47 year-old Jeffery Michael Hodges, (white male, 5’9”, 165 lbs, bald with blue eyes). Hodges is wanted for car burglaries and thefts from Warren and Coffee counties and has been connected to other car burglaries in other counties as well. Hodges is considered to be armed and dangerous and at …

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