Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (09-23-19)




Billie Barker, 49, of Thompson’s Station, was identified as an individual killed in a crash in Williamson County. Barker was traveling northbound on Carters Creek Pike when a Kenworth dump truck crossed the center line and struck her car. The driver of the dump truck,  49 year oldJeffery Pannell,  was transported to Maury Regional after the accident. The investigation is ongoing.

Two teens shot in South Nashville, one in critical condition

Metro Police officers responded to a shooting call on Hope Hill Court in Antioch Sunday night. They found a 17-year-old man who had been shot  and transported him to the hospital. Just a few moments later an 18-year-old victim was brought into Southern Hills Medical Center with a gunshot wound. That victim is in critical condition. Investigators are still trying to figure out what happened. They believe the incidents are related.


Authorities are searching for the gunman who shot three people in Murfreesboro Sunday night. The shooting happened at The Pointe at Raiders Campus Apartments on North Tennessee Boulevard. Murfreesboro police said arriving officers found three male victims at the complex with gunshot wounds. No suspect description was immediately released. Anyone with information is asked to call Murfreesboro police at 629-201-5523.


Donald Trump admitted yesterday that he did indeed discuss Joe Biden with Ukrainian President Zelensky, but Trump insists that he did nothing wrong. The whistleblower reportedly filed a report saying, that Trump promised that Ukraine would get military aid from the United States in exchange for campaign dirt on Biden. But Trump denies making any promises. Democratic leaders want the whistleblower complaint turned over to them, but so far the Department of Justice has denied that request.


A Florida police officer has been suspended after arresting an 8 year old child and a 6-year-old girl, who reportedly threw a tantrum while at school. School Resource Officer Dennis Turner did not get the approval from his commanding officer before detaining  6-year-old girl Kaia Rolle, and  an 8-year-old. The grandmother of the 6-year-old said the young girl was handcuffed, fingerprinted and charged with battery after she threw a tantrum and kicked someone at the elementary school.

AUDIO – She said, “No six-year-old child should be able to tell somebody that they had handcuffs on them and they were riding in the back of a police car and taken to a juvenile center to be fingerprinted, mug shot.”

Once a supervisor learned about the arrest, it was stopped before she was processed and she was returned to the school.


Radio Cares: Feeding America Emergency Radiothon

Radio Cares: Feeding America Emergency Radiothon

Cumulus Media Nashville to Broadcast “Radio Cares: Feeding America Emergency Radiothon” One-Day Fundraiser to Fight Hunger in the U.S. on Thursday, April 30th Listeners May Donate NOW to the Feeding America Emergency Radiothon at or Text “Feed” to 95819 to Donate.

Homemade Face Mask

Homemade Face Mask

The US Centers for Disease Control now recommends that all Americans wear face masks in public to reduce transmission of COVID-19. If still needing a mask heres an inexpensive way to create one at home. The T-shirt facemask: FacebookTwitterPinterest Photograph: Masks 4 All Start with an old T-shirt, preferably 100% cotton – anything will do, as…

Bill Withers Passes Away at 81

Bill Withers Passes Away at 81

The three time Grammy award Soul singer passed away in his Los Angeles home. Withers wrote and sung a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including “ Lean On Me, ” “Lovely Day” and “Ain’t No Sunshine,” His family made a statement to The Associated Press, “We are devastated by the…