Update! Name of Inmate released who Died while in Custody of the Coffee County Sheriff’s Department

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are looking into the cause of death of 27-year-old Gunnar Roepke of Tullahoma who died Saturday night in Manchester. The man was in custody at the Coffee County Jail. Coffee County district Attorney Craig Northcott Jail said staff and medical personnel found the inmate unresponsive around 6:30pm. NARCAN and CPR …

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Friday Crash Severely Injures One

One person suffered head trauma in a two vehicle wreck on Cecil Laxson Road in Warren County near Coffee County on Friday morning.According to Trooper Wade Myers of the Tennessee Highway Patrol a 2014 Nissan Altima, driven by 46 year old Maria Perez of Morrison was traveling eastbound on Cecil Laxson Road and a 2006 …

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COVID-19 Cases have Risen Drastically in Coffee and Grundy Counties in the Past 20 Days

Tennessee Department of Health has confirmed 2,104 additional cases of COVID-19 across the state on Sunday, September 27, bringing the state to 192,995 total cases. TDH also confirmed 3 additional deaths, bringing Tennessee up to 2,377 total deaths. Two counties in our coverage area have been steadily going up in active cases. Coffee County currently has 241, …

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After 8 Years Two Bedford County Children have Not been Located

It has now been eight years since Chloie Leverette and Gage Daniel disappeared. They lived with their grandparents in Bedford County, whose home was destroyed by fire that September 23, 2012. The children have never been found and remain the subjects of an ongoing AMBER Alert. TBI continues to pursue leads as they present. We …

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Ascend Federal Credit Union Named One of the Nation’s Best Credit Unions to Work For

For the fifth consecutive year, Ascend Federal Credit Union, the largest credit union in Middle Tennessee, has been recognized by Credit Union Journal as one of the top 50 best credit unions to work for in the U.S. Ascend is also the only Tennessee credit union listed five times since the survey and awards program’s inception in 2014. Based in …

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As Close as it gets; Raiders fall by 1 in Cookeville

Friday night in Cookeville the Cavilers hosted Coffee County in Region 3-6A high school football. Despite the Raiders falling 20-19, the game was a fantastic back and forth battle. Outstanding Cavalier quarterback Stockton Owen got things started with his first of three touchdown runs in the first quarter. Then Coffee County took over with a …

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