Recent Headlines

  • (WSMV)

    Suspect wanted in 4 smash-and-grab car burglaries in Franklin

    Three cars were broken into between 4 and 5 p.m. at the Williamson County Recreation Center on Fulton Greer. A fourth vehicle was hit outside a business on Third Avenue North.

  • Thousands attended the Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival in Franklin in 2016. (WSMV)

    Pilgrimage Music Festival bringing thousands to Franklin this weekend

    The Pilgrimage Festival has been popular since it started in 2015, but when Justin Timberlake announced he was headlining it this year, the event more than doubled in size.

  • Kyle Shepard (Source: Franklin Police Department)

    Police: Baby found surrounded by beer cans, cocaine residue

    Franklin police officers found Kyle Shepard lying on the ground outside when they were called to a condominium complex on Downs Boulevard around 3:15 p.m. Saturday.

  • Brentwood preschool evacuated after roof collapses during storm

    Quick, powerful storms pounded much of the Midstate, forcing almost 100 young students and teachers to escape a local preschool.

  • Neighbors at odds over possible location of new Brentwood fire station

    Is a spot next to an up-and-coming new subdivision the right place for a new fire station?

  • Youth volleyball club fights back after sports complex plans to sell

    The directors of a youth volleyball program are fighting back after owners of the A-Game Sportsplex in Franklin tried to terminate their lease and sell the building.

  • Mother, son killed on I-65 after trying to help crash victims

    Kristi Clark, 34, and Carter Oakley, 10, stopped to help when they saw an SUV hit a patch of black ice and roll over near the exit for Highway 96 just after 9 p.m. Monday.
  • 2 suspects arrested, 1 at large after Franklin shooting

    Franklin police said two suspects involved in a shooting on Rucker Avenue late Friday night have been arrested while another suspect remains at large.
  • Rescued horses may have been headed for slaughter

    The livestock trailer loaded with horses that overturned on Interstate 40 Monday night may have been delivering the horses to their deaths across the border.
  • Driver in horse trailer wreck cited

    The driver whose trailer rolled over on I-40 Monday with a load of horses on board has now been charged in that wreck. The Tennessee Department of Safety says Mance Frank Reed has been cited for unsafe operation.
  • Horse truck driver alleges abuse

    A trucker who once hauled horses for a Lebanon company says he had no idea he was delivering the animals to their deaths.
  • Boy injured after falling into uncovered storm drain

    A teenager walking home from the bus stop fell into an uncovered storm drain Thursday, temporarily knocking himself unconscious. There's a lot of finger-pointing about who is supposed to replace about 40 missing drain grates, which were stolen three months ago.
  • City proposes change to ban on street sales

    The City of Brentwood proposed some changes allowing homeless people to sell The Contributor newspaper. Under the new proposal, those vendors still can't walk into the streets to sell the newspaper.
  • School coach suspended after spectator struck with ball

    A high school basketball coach has been suspended without pay and ordered to stay away from school property after an incident during a game Monday night.