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Crash involving Mt. Juliet officer caught on video

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Dash cam video of a crash involving a Mt. Juliet officer has been posted on YouTube, and some are questioning exactly what happened. More>>

Police: Man beats puppy to death, admits to killing another 5 or 6

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An animal rescue group director who prefers to remain anonymous is spreading the word about a man accused of seeking out dogs and violently killing them. More>>

Firefighter called to fire at his own Mt. Juliet home

A local firefighter received word that his own house was going up in flames Tuesday morning in Wilson County. More>>

Amazon hiring thousands of seasonal workers to help with holiday rush

If you are out of work or just looking to make a little extra holiday cash, there are several thousand seasonal jobs available throughout Middle Tennessee. Amazon announced it will hire tens of thousands of jobs across the country. More>>

Former high school coach dies in Wilson Co. crash

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Authorities have revealed new details in the death of a popular Middle Tennessee high school coach. More>>

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  • Cameron ferry back in service

    Cameron ferry back in service

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:11 AM EDT2014-07-30 10:11:06 GMT
    Officials have said the Cameron Ferry will be out of service until early Wednesday morning.No reason was given for the outage.Copyright 2014KPLC. All rights reserved.More >>
    Officials have said the Cameron Ferry will be out of service until early Wednesday morning.No reason was given for the outage.Copyright 2014KPLC. All rights reserved.More >>
  • BP claim forms circulating in LC area

    BP claim forms circulating in LC area

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:42 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:42:19 GMT
    Over the last couple of weeks someone has been circulating so-called BP oil claim forms in the Lake Charles area. While man, if not most medical claims associated with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill have been settled, someone is holding meetings around the Lake area trying to get people to sign up. But they're not too forthcoming when it comes to saying who they are or who they represent. Last week there were crowds at Miss Street Church of Christ during various times of the day."People ther...More >>
    Over the last couple of weeks someone has been circulating so-called BP oil claim forms in the Lake Charles area. While man, if not most medical claims associated with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill have been settled, someone is holding meetings around the Lake area trying to get people to sign up. But they're not too forthcoming when it comes to saying who they are or who they represent. Last week there were crowds at Miss Street Church of Christ during various times of the day."People ther...More >>
  • CPSB conference encourages principals to lead schools well

    CPSB conference encourages principals to lead schools well

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:38 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:38:11 GMT
    Every issue in a school always comes down to leadership. That’s one of the main points being driven at this year’s Calcasieu Parish School Board Leadership Summit. More >>
    Every issue in a school always comes down to leadership. That’s one of the main points being driven at this year’s Calcasieu Parish School Board Leadership Summit. More >>
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