Recent Headlines

  • The event is one of the largest rodeos east of the Mississippi. (WSMV)

    Franklin preparing to host rodeo this weekend

    The Franklin Rodeo has been around since 1949 and is one of the longest-running family events in Middle Tennessee.

  • Jesse Cruz Montes (Source: Spring Hill PD)

    Man accused of selling drugs to teen who died from overdose

    Police in Spring Hill have arrested a man in connection to a drug-related death.

  • Former Middle TN student charged in deadly fraternity hazing case

    Channel 4 has learned one of 10 more Beta Theta Pi brothers charged in the death of pledge Timothy Piazza is a former student of Battle Ground Academy in Franklin.

  • Motorcyclist dies from injuries after crash in Franklin

    The motorcyclist who was injured in a crash on Wednesday has died from his injuries.

  • Lil Bub is holding an event in Franklin on Saturday. (Source: Facebook / Lil Bub)

    Social media star 'Lil Bub' helping to raise money for animal shelter

    Social media star Lil Bub is coming to Franklin this weekend. The famous cat will hold a meet-and-greet with fans this Saturday at the Factory at Franklin.

  • (WSMV)

    Memorial to be held for fallen Williamson County officers

    The Fraternal Order of Police will host a memorial service in downtown Franklin. There will be a food procession, a 21-gun salute and “Taps.”

  • Brentwood Mayor Jill Burgin

    New mayor of Brentwood sworn in

    Brentwood's new mayor, Jill Burgin, was sworn in Monday night at City Hall.

  • 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.