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Raiders One Region Win away from Championship

On Friday night in McMinnville the Warren County Pioneers were celebration Homecoming. They received the opening kickoff and drove to inside the Coffee County 10-yard line, but the Raider defense stiffened and forced a 23-yard field goal to give the Pioneers a 3-0 lead. When Coffee County received the kickoff,...
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Area students on Fall Break next week

Coffee County schools have announced that Fall Break takes place in the first week of October. Students will be excused from classes beginning Oct. 3, and expected back Monday, Oct. 10 – which is also Columbus Day.

Raiders run over Pioneers; stand alone at top of region standings

It was never really close in McMinnville Friday. The Red Raider defense bowed up on the first drive, the offense started out full throttle and Coffee County jumped on the Warren County Pioneers 34-3, eventually winning 34-17 to ruin homecoming for the Pioneers. The fear for the Raiders was Warren...

Cats Top Hillwood on Homecoming

The Tullahoma Wildcats picked up a big region win over Hillwood 42-10 on homecoming Friday night. Sophomore Quarterback Mason Bratcher made his first start of his career and was impressive accounting for four touchdowns (3 passing, 1 rushing). Bratcher connected with junior receiver/defensive back Ethan Hargrove on three of those scores including an 86 yard strike for the for the second Cats score of the night. Hargrove also had a 50 yard pick 6 to total four scores on the night.

Special Manchester Recreation Events

The Manchester Recreation Center first-ever Halloween bash and movie will take place at Rotary Park on October 22nd. There will be games, a costume contest, a cake walk, and a few other activities taking place before the movie, DC League of Super-Pets. The second is our Common John 5k and...

Tullahoma City Schools moving to Weekly Covid-19 Updates

During the start of the 2021-22 school year, Tullahoma City Schools began monitoring COVID-19 cases at each campus inside the district. That information became public and was reported daily on the TCS Dashboard. Two months into the 2022-23 school year, the district has had a minimal number of COVID-19 cases....

First Responders Event in Shelbyville

Lowe’s of Shelbyville is hosting it First Responders event October 8th from 10-2pm. They will have Fire trucks, police cars, Ambulances and a Helicopter is planned. Multiple food trucks will be on location. The public is invited everyone to come out and meet first responders. One of Southern Tennessee's...

First Coffee County Volunteer Fair to be held Saturday, Oct. 8th

The first-ever Coffee County Volunteer Recruitment Fair will be held Saturday, October 8, 2022 at the Coffee County Administrative Plaza – 1321 McArthur Street, Manchester – from 12:00 – 2:00 PM. Set up begins at 11:00 AM. The event is designed to connect non-profit organizations to volunteers...

Sewanee’s “War on Drugs”

People have been known to be of the opinion that drinking is part of the culture at Sewanee. I am not going to sit here and say that drinking doesn’t happen, but I am also not going to sit idly by and watch the administration break the actual Sewanee culture whilst trying to “fix” this problem.

Day: October 1, 2022

On Friday night in McMinnville the Warren County Pioneers were celebration Homecoming. They received the opening kickoff and drove to inside the Coffee County 10-yard line, but the Raider defense stiffened and forced a 23-yard field goal to give the Pioneers a 3-0 lead. When Coffee County received the kickoff, the offense went to work. …
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Grundy football overpowered by 5A Franklin County

The Yellow Jackets were outmatched last Friday in Winchester, falling 61-6 to Franklin County. The 5A Rebels (4-2) blanked GCHS (0-6) through most of the contest, not allowing the Yellow Jackets to find the end zone until the fourth quarter.

Southern Christian Coalition Celebrates Withdrawal of Hillsdale Charter School Applications

Tennessee pastors have previously called out Hillsdale's "Christian Nationalist" agenda. A group of Tennessee pastors affiliated with the Southern Christian Coalition is celebrating the withdrawal of three charter school applications. Hillsdale College-affiliated American Classical Academy had applied to open charter schools in Madison, Rutherford, and Montgomery counties. The applications were denied at the local school board level in each county. Following those denials, American Classical appealed to the Tennessee Public Charter School Commission. A hearing and vote on the appeal were scheduled for the week of October 3rd.

57 Years of Friendship and Quality Service: People of Winchester will Miss Jane Smith

On South College Street in Winchester, sandwiched between a convenience store and a pet groomer, is Jane’s Hair Salon. To many passersby, the location might be mistaken as just another gas fill-up spot, but to the patrons of the salon it’s been a place of friendship, memories and lots of laughter as the proprietor, Jane Smith, made customers look their best for business trips, proms and holiday parties. Her shop was a place to share accomplishments, to find a listening ear about life struggles and, yes, to delve discretely into town gossip.

Murfreesboro Man Charged with Attempted Murder

A suspect accused of shooting a Rutherford County man was arrested Wednesday by Rutherford County Sheriff’s deputies and detectives. Suspect Zacharius Howse, 19, of Murfreesboro, was charged with attempted first-degree murder by lead Detective Derrick McCullough. Howse allegedly shot the 32-year-old man Aug. 14 at Handlebars grill and bar...

Alabama Football: Not perfect against Hogs a good thing

What happened in Fayetteville was far from perfect. An already injury-weakened Alabama football team lost Bryce Young and Brian Branch during the game. Their availability for the Texas A&M game is not known. Against Arkansas, the Crimson Tide made mental errors that fed Arkansas possessions. Errors in special teams were...