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Teen shot at North Nashville apartment complex

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Metro Police are on the scene of a shooting at a North Nashville apartment complex. Witnesses tell us that it all started when a man became upset about a parking spot and began shooting. The mother of the juvenile victim says they were transported to the...
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Williamson County,

Superintendent expounds upon WCS decision not to require masks

As the first day of school approaches with mixed community feedback concerning Williamson County Schools’ health and wellness guidelines, Superintendent Jason Golden reiterated this week that the district intends to start the year with masks encouraged rather than required. “I want everyone to know that we have a lot of...
Nashville, TNWKRN

Doctors warn against taking Ivermectin for COVID-19

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, scientists have scrambled to find possible treatments among already approved medications. Ivermectin, a drug used to treat parasites in both humans and animals, has recently been tested for its efficacy as a treatment for COVID-19. But does it work?

Nashville Mayor John Cooper to Reinstate Mask Mandate for City Buildings

Nashville Mayor John Cooper announced on Wednesday that he will reinstate a mask mandate for all Metro Government buildings beginning Thursday. The move will require all Metro employees and members of the public to wear a face covering, regardless of the individual’s vaccination status. In ordering the new regulation, Cooper...

Franklin to be first Smart Yard community

Strolling through the neighborhoods of downtown Franklin is a relaxing endeavor, largely because of the beautiful gardens and yards. This is what downtown residents Bob and Lisa Ravener were thinking as they walked through their neighborhood one day. . They paused to admire Lynne and Tony McAlister’s yard on Fair Street,...
Williamson County,

Williamson County Fair opens Friday

The rides are set up; vendors’ booths are ready; culinary, creative arts and agriculture displays are getting the finishing touches; and the fairgrounds is receiving one more cleaning. On Friday at 5:30 p.m., a ribbon-cutting ceremony will officially open the 17th Williamson County Fair at the Williamson County AgExpo Park for nine days of family fun and entertainment.

400 Meter Champion and Team USA Member Cynthia Monteleone on Running Against Biological Males and Cancel Culture

Live from Music Row, Wednesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report with Michael Patrick Leahy – broadcast on Nashville’s Talk Radio 98.3 and 1510 WLAC weekdays from 5:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. – guest host Cunningham welcomed 400-meter world champion and member of Team USA Cynthia Monteleone to the newsmaker line to describe her experience running against transgendered males and the media’s refusal to acknowledge the issue.

Local food truck owners to host Merrill-Williams house benefit

Franklin natives Maurice Pope, owner of Moe Better BBQ & Fish, and Fred Curll, owner of So Smooth Soul Food, are partnering to host a fundraiser for the Merrill-Williams house in Franklin. Pope and Curll approached the African American Heritage Society of Williamson County and stated that they wanted to...

Guest Host Ben Cunningham and AFP’s Grant Henry Impressed With Tennessee Legislature, Encourage Citizens to Reach Out and Get Involved

Live from Music Row Wednesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report with Michael Patrick Leahy – broadcast on Nashville’s Talk Radio 98.3 and 1510 WLAC weekdays from 5:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. – guest host Cunningham welcomed Grassroots Engagement Director of Americans for Prosperity-Tennessee Grant Henry in studio to discuss the proficiency of the Tennessee legislature, getting involved, and grassroots training offered by AMF.