Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (01-30-20)

Man accused of murder in deadly Hermitage shooting

Metro Nashville Police officials arrested and charged 24-year-old Brandon Jenkins murder. He’s accused of murdering of Anthony Goodall on June 30th. Jenkins was arrested in La Vergne Tuesday night. A grand jury returned the indictment. Investigators say Goodall was shot as he walked to a room at the Super 8 Motel on Princeton Place in Hermitage. According to police, there are more arrests to be made.


WILSON CO SCHOOL CLOSED DUE TO ILLNESS

Wilson County Schools will be closed the rest of the week and on Monday due to illness. The school district said via social media that the closing is “out of an abundance of caution.” All “Kids Club” activities will also be closed. The school district says that they’ll use the time to clean and disinfect the buildings.


WOMAN DIES AFTER CUMBERLAND CRASH

A woman died after a crash at the bridge over the Cumberland River in Old Hickory last night. The crash happened on the bridge on Old Hickory Boulevard that connects Old Hickory to Madison. Her car went airborne and landed at the foot of the bridges, just before entering the Cumberland River. The woman was sent to TriStar Skyline Medical Center where she died from her injuries. I will have more information on this story as I receive it


USCMA signed into law, considered victory for Trump administration

Yesterday, Donald Trump signed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement into law. The deal will replace the 1994 NAFTA agreement and is considered a big win for the White House. The three countries originally approved the deal in 2018, but for more than a year, Democrats refused to approve it without improved labor and environmental standards. The trade deal is expected to generate more trade between the three countries.


2 arrested for alleged involvement in Maury County child sex trafficking ring

Two people were arrested by the Maury County Sheriff’s Office after being accused of sexually exploiting children. They’re looking for more information about Clinton Gransden and Michelle Klen, whose accused of running a child sexual exploitation ring. Investigators believe that several children in Middle Tennessee were exploited by Gransden and Klen. Some of the victims have yet to be identified. Gransden and Klen remain in the Maury County Jail.

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KANYE WEST APOLOGIZES TO KIM K

KANYE WEST APOLOGIZES TO KIM K

Plenty of information is coming out of the Kanye West interview with ABC’s Linsey Davis.First, Ye apologized to his ex-wife Kim Kardashian for any stress he might have caused her.He said, “This is the mother of my children, and I apologize for any stress that I have caused, even in my frustration, because God calls…

CELTICS COACH SUSPENDED FOR THE SEASON

CELTICS COACH SUSPENDED FOR THE SEASON

Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka will sit out the entire season.The NBA franchise suspended Udoka for a year because of an intimate relationship with a female team staffer.The relationship was a violation of team guidelines.The tryst also means that Udoka cheated on his longtime partner, actress Nia Long.The two have been together for 12 years,…

BEYONCE GOING ON TOUR NEXT YEAR?

BEYONCE GOING ON TOUR NEXT YEAR?

Beyoncé fans are buzzing about reports of a tour to support the Renaissance album. Page Six says sources confirm that Beyoncé and her team are booking stadium dates for a 2023 concert tour. The gossip site added that an official announcement is expected in the next few weeks. Beyoncé’s people did not respond to the…

LIL NAS X SENDS PIZZA TO PROTESTORS

LIL NAS X SENDS PIZZA TO PROTESTORS

Lil Nas X knows that even people who hate him get hungry. A religious group showed up to protest Lil Nas X’s concert in Boston on Sunday night. Ever the showman, Lil Nas X tweeted, “Just told my team to send them pizza, this is really good promo!” He then posted a video of the…