Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (05-02-19)

 

Parents Demand Refunds After Nashville School Suddenly Closes

Parents are left wondering where their money is after Grace Eaton Early Learning Center suddenly closed its doors. Together they’re owed thousands of dollars they paid for in advance. Parents say their calls aren’t being returned. So we tracked down that school board chair. Bramson asked, “Should it be taking this long to get parents their money back? Some tell me they’re owed hundreds of dollars. Ogilvie says they plan to start sending out checks to every parent who’s owed money by the end of this week.


Philando Castile’s Mom Donates $8,000 To Help Pay Off Student Lunch Debts

The mother of Philando Castile—the Black man who was shot and killed by a St. Anthony, Minnesota, police officer—is continuing her son’s legacy as a cafeteria employee. Valerie Castile  presented an $8,000 check to the Robbinsdale Cooper High School to help clear out some of the debts of all senior students, which will allow them to graduate without any further worries. Before they will be allowed to graduate, they will be required to pay off their lunch money balance.


Nude Man Tased And Arrested For Public Indecency At Public Square Park

Metro police received a call about a man being nude in Public Square Park. They arrived and confirmed the man, Hunter Woodward, was present at the park without clothes. Commands were made and ignored, so Woodward was tased and arrested. He admitted to drinking alcohol and taking multiple ecstasy pills. He’s being charged with public indecency, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and public intoxication.


Convicted Felon Charged With Robbing The Same Tennessee Bank Twice

53 year old Harold Cunningham is being charged federally by the FBI’s Violent Crimes Task Force for allegedly robbing SunTrust Bank’s 5030 Thoroughbred Lane branch two times, the first time Saturday and the most recent at 10:40 a.m. Wednesday. He has previous burglary and theft convictions. He was convicted last May for felony theft and received a six-year probated sentence. Cunningham is currently being held in the Metro Nashville Jail.


Where Is The Money Made During The NFL Draft Going?

600,000 people were in downtown Nashville over three days and most of them spent plenty of money while in town. With the city possibly raking in upwards of $200 million, the city should receive several millions of dollars in taxes and fees. Regardless of that final number, Mayor David Briley said he already knows the majority of the money the city takes in will go to schools. The city is hoping to have final numbers on economic impact from the NFL Draft in the coming weeks.

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OVER 1000 ROCKS THROWN OFF TRAIN TRACK AT BICENTENNIAL PARK

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  OVER 1000 ROCKS THROWN OFF TRAIN TRACK AT BICENTENNIAL PARK More than 1,000 rocks were thrown from the top of the train trestle at Bicentennial Mall State Park overnight last night. For a second night in a row, park rangers had to clean up rocks they believe were intentionally thrown from the train tracks down…

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SUSPECTS WANTED IN DEADLY SHOOTING IN LAVERGNE

  SUSPECTS WANTED IN DEADLY SHOOTING IN LAVERGNE A 40 year old hispanic man was shot and killed in front of Romas Pizza on Murfreesboro Rd in La Vergne last night, and police are asking for the public’s help to find the suspects. Lavergne Police haven’t release the details behind the shooting, but they say they…

Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (07-18-19)

Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (07-18-19)

  BUTTIJEG HOLDS RALLY IN NASHVILLE Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg held a rally in Nashville at the Canary Ballroom last night, hoping to boost his chances to become the next president. He is the fourth democratic 2020 hopeful to make a stop in the mid-state. Beto O’rourke held an event in Nashville last week. After the rally,…

Metro Officer At The Center Of Internal Investigation Has History Of Disciplinary Actions

Metro Officer At The Center Of Internal Investigation Has History Of Disciplinary Actions

  Metro Officer At The Center Of Internal Investigation Has History Of Disciplinary Actions A Metro Nashville Police officer who was stripped of his police powers after video surfaced of him potentially using excessive force has been in trouble on the job before. Officer Barret Teague’s personnel file contains several complaints, but two internal investigations resulted…