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Developer reportedly plans to donate historic home to county

The Cheatham County government could take possession of the historic Braxton Lee homestead as part of negotiations with a development team hoping to build hundreds of homes on the surrounding land. Cheatham County Mayor Kerry McCarver told the Post that he met last week with Barry Mayo, a member of...
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Tomlin goes for ride-along with local police force

Local undefeated boxer, Tyler “Short Fuse” Tomlin, went for a ride-along with local police last week in Cheatham County. Tomlin recently joined the local police force in the fight against drugs and an opioid crisis that has significantly affected his hometown. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Tomlin wasn’t able to get...
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Cheatham County Sports Hall of Fame announces 2021 class

The Cheatham County Sports Hall of Fame has announced its Class of 2021, a group that includes 14 individual athletes, five teams, two contributors and one Gold Medal family. This year’s class is the second one honored by the sports hall of fame, which was established in 2020. The induction...

Middle Tennessee boxer fighting war on drug addiction outside the ring

CHEATHAM COUNTY, Tenn. -- A Cheatham County boxer conducted his first ride-along with local deputies in an effort to help combat drug addiction. Undefeated lightweight boxer, Tyler "Short Fuse" Tomlin took his first of many planned rides with the Cheatham County Sheriff's Office on Friday. He wants to see the drug issues first hand plaguing his hometown so he can help his community be a better and safer place.
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Cheatham County leaders discuss schools, growth

Six Cheatham County leaders made a rare appearance on the same stage to discuss publicly the county’s education system, population growth, the pandemic impact, and economic development for both the county and its towns. Cheatham County Mayor Kerry McCarver, Kingston Springs Mayor Tony Gross, Ashland City Mayor Steve Allen, Pleasant...

UPDATE: February Murder Case Presented to a Rutherford County Grand Jury

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – WGNS has an update on a February (2021) shooting that took place inside a home during a party on Ewing Blvd. in Murfreesboro that left one man dead. Shortly after the shooting, suspect Larry Johnson, II was charged in the death of 21-year-old Giovanni Gilis. He was arrested in Cheatham County, TN.
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Cheatham County Veterans Memorial Park opens with moving dedication

An estimated crowd of more than 500, from toddlers to senior citizens, from military veterans of all service branches to civilians and politicians, gathered in Ashland City last Saturday to officially dedicate and open the Cheatham County Veterans Memorial Park. Veteran, county resident and emcee Harold Hodges asked that the...
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TBI: Former deputy arrested on sexual battery charges

CHEATHAM COUNTY, Tenn. — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says a former deputy was arrested on felony sex charges. News outlets report that Cheatham County Sheriff Mike Breedlove said Jeremy Ethridge turned himself into law enforcement on Monday. The investigation bureau says the ex-sergeant was indicted on two counts of sexual battery on May 3.