A killing freeze is expected late Tuesday night into Wednesday morning in Wilson County with the low temperature dropping to the upper 20s overnight.
An unknown female snatched a wallet off a counter and stored it away in her purse after the victim forgot she left it at the Walmart checkout recently.
A man reported to be in his early 60s was killed earlier Saturday when an ultralight aircraft he was piloting crashed in a field in Norene.
A 2-year-old girl was reportedly in stable condition at a Nashville hospital after nearly drowning in a family swimming pool Friday morning.
Without much fanfare, the Wilson County Board of Education voted 5-0 during Monday night's meeting to transfer the name "Robinson Stadium" to the football facility at the new Watertown High set to open this fall.
Bill Robinson, longtime Purple Tiger coach / educator and present member of the school board, humbly abstained from voting.
Powell throws three-hitter
MT. JULIET -- Clutch hitting and solid pitching helped lead Wilson Central to a 2-0 win at District 9-AAA rival Mt. Juliet Thursday evening.
Morgan Powell limited the Lady Bears to just three hits while striking out seven as WCHS improved to 16-14 overall and 4-1 in District 9-AAA.
GLADEVILLE -- Wilson Central improved to 8-11 overall and 3-3 in District 9-AAA following Thursday's 4-2 home win over Station Camp High.
Coach Anthony Ford's club scored four runs in the bottom of the sixth, thanks in part to a booming three-run triple by Colten Morris.
Smith, Demarini Classic this weekend
Mt. Juliet prepped for an appearance in this weekend’s DeMarini Classic in Knoxville by scoring 29 runs in two mid-week wins over 9-AAA rival Lebanon High.
Mt. Juliet (15-2-1 / 5-1 in 9-AAA) will open play Friday afternoon with a 5:30 p.m. game at Hardin Valley at 5:30 p.m.; followed by an 8 p.m. game vs. Morristown West.