Morning Roundup: What's Happening at the Fairgrounds and Centennial Park

by

comment

An ex-Metro cop gets indicted for aggravated sexual battery of a child younger than 13. ... Mountaintop coal mining can turn Tennessee's waterways into a sea of toxic selenium, scientists tell legislators. ... Paddleboats and a merry-go-round are among the ideas locals tell a visiting architectural firm they'd like to see in an upgraded Centennial Park. ... Metro school bus drivers aren't happy about a possible pay cut. ... There'll be a state fair at the Fairgrounds this year after all. Also stock-car racing. ... A shooting in Mount Juliet involves a police officer. ... About damn time: Bank of America ends debit overdrafts. Now how about restitutions for those outrageous fees? ...

Would convicted con man Gordon Grigg have gotten a lighter sentence if the judge had known he coached soccer teams, without taking a penny, that didn't even have his own kids? His wife thinks so. ... One person's evidently not convinced that Mike McWherter's the Democrats' guy for governor: Ward Cammack. He endorsed Kim McMillan. ... It's on, baby: Dollar General sues Fred's. ... Will Witherspoon is now a Titan. ... Former teen actor Corey Haim dies of a drug overdose at age 38. The accompanying photo is chilling. ...

Add a comment