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Senator Mae Beavers To Sponsor Legislation To Help Ensure Privacy

Senator Mae Beavers (R-Mt. Juliet) announced today she will introduce legislation to prohibit state and local police agencies from accessing or retrieving the location data of residents by surveillance of an electronic device without a court warrant.  Beavers said the bill will help ensure government does not take advantage of technological advances in cell phones, ... Read more

Federal Extensions of Unemployment Benefits Set To Expire

The Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development is alerting more than 18,000 Tennesseans currently receiving federally extended unemployment insurance that those payments will soon end. The federal legislation that extended Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) expires at the end of 2013 in the absence of congressional action.  “We don’t want people who are presently receiving ... Read more

Yes! There’s High School Basketball Tonight

The game that had been postponed due to weather November 26th against Warren County will take place tonight at the Robert A Harris Gymnasium in Woodbury.  Game time is at 6:00.  WBRY AM-1540/FM96.7 will have live coverage beginning at 5:45.  You can also hear the game streaming through the internet at wbry.com and through your ... Read more

Girl Scout Cookies Are On Their Way

Every year, Girl Scouts exercise and hone their business skills to sell approximately 200 million boxes of Girl Scout Cookies. To achieve this extraordinary level of accomplishment, many girls design business cards, posters, newsletters and press kits to support their cookie program goals; they even make formal presentations to local businesses such as banks and ... Read more

Tie One On For Safety Red Ribbon Holiday Campaign

Colonel Tracy Trott announced today that the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) has partnered with Mother Against Drunk Driving (MADD) to help raise awareness about the importance of designating a non-drinking driver during holiday celebrations.Colonel Trott was joined by representatives from MADD to announce the patrol’s participation in the “Tie One On For Safety” red ribbon ... Read more

Keep Your Holidays From Going Up In Flames

The winter holiday season should be a joyous time of year. However, certain types of fires and injuries associated with decorating are all too common and can put a damper on holiday celebrations.“Nearly half of holiday decoration fires happen because decorations are placed too close to a heat source,” says State Fire Marshal and Commerce ... Read more

Keep Your Holidays From Going Up In Flames

The winter holiday season should be a joyous time of year. However, certain types of fires and injuries associated with decorating are all too common and can put a damper on holiday celebrations.“Nearly half of holiday decoration fires happen because decorations are placed too close to a heat source,” says State Fire Marshal and Commerce ... Read more

Sissom Scores 2000 Lionettes and Lions sweep Coffee County

If you ask Cannon County Lionette Head Basketball Coach Michael Dodgen if he would love to have Abbey Sissom stick around and score another 2000 points for the Lionettes basketball program, he wouldn’t waste a second in answering yes.  Saturday night Abbey poured in 32 points and scored point number 2000 in her high school ... Read more

Murfreesboro Police Charges Bradyville Man With Possession Of Drugs

A Bradyville man found passed out in his car in Murfreesboro was arrested Thursday night and charged with multiple charges.  According to Murfreesboro Police reports, police were dispatched to a vehicle found on Lascassas Pike, when they got there they found 34 year old Scotty Bowman passed out in the drivers side of the car. ... Read more

News From Cannon Libraries

The library is “looking forward” to 2014 with great anticipation as we host a visit from representatives of the Tennessee State Library and Archives and the Tennessee State Museum on January 24th in the Jennings Community Room of the Adams Memorial Library in Woodbury.  They will record and digitize Civil War memorabilia owned by residents ... Read more