Erica Gilmore elected Nashville trustee, Jennifer Smith wins criminal court judge

Erica Gilmore overwhelming defeated Parker Toler in the Democratic race for Metro Trustee on Tuesday while incumbent Judge Jennifer Smith kept her criminal court judge seat. Gilmore won Toler in a landslide, 77.5% to 22%. There were no Republicans running, meaning Gilmore will take over the post later this year. Vivian Wilhoite will alsoserve her second term as assessor of property.

President Trump to visit Nashville Friday following deadly tornado

Donald Trump said he will visit Tennessee on Friday after 21 people were killed following devastating tornadoes ripped that through the state.“Our hearts are full of sorrow for the lives that were lost,” said President Trump.


Authorities said 25 people across Middle Tennessee so far have been killed after the tornado struck in the early hours of Tuesday morning. With recovery efforts underway with “many missing,” Governor Bill Lee said there’s a “really good possibility” the fatality count could go up. Many of the victims have not been identified. Two were killed in Nashville. 36 year old Michael Dolfini and 33 year old Albree Sexton were identified yesterday by Metro Police. They had just left Attaboy lounge, where Dolfini worked. Three were killed in Wilson County, Mt. Juliet police confirmed. James and Donna Eaton were killed at their home on Catalpa Drive. 38 year old Brandy Barker of Lebanon was killed at a CEVA warehouse on Athletes Way North while working security. The first identified victim was Carl Frazee, 67, who died in Benton County.

Joe Biden & Bernie Sanders Pull Away From Democratic Field on Super Tuesday

  • Biden and Bernie Sanders pulled away from Democratic challengers Michael Bloomberg and Elizabeth Warren on Super Tuesday.
  • Sanders won four primaries, including the biggest prize of California. 
  • Meanwhile, Biden won nine primaries, including an upset in Texas. 
  • Michael Bloomberg, who spent over $500 million, won only in American Samoa. 
  • Elizabeth Warren finished third in her home state of Massachusetts. 
  • The ultimate nominee must claim 1,991 delegates, a majority of the 3,979 pledged delegates available this primary season.

Two dead in double shooting in LaVergne

LaVergne Police are on the scene investigating a deadly double shooting on Mandy Lane. Details about the investigation are extremely limited at this time. Residents are advised to avoid the area, and if you see anything suspicious call 911.


Dave Chappelle Says He Used To Buy Weed From Idris Elba

Dave Chappelle Says He Used To Buy Weed From Idris Elba

He regularly smokes cigarettes onstage and comedians have joked about having psychedelic, mushroom, and marijuana parties at his estate with famous friends like Tiffany Haddish and Chris Rock, so it’s not too far off for Dave Chappelle to cop weed from another celebrity. Prior to some of our favorite stars becoming household names, they had…

Porsha Williams lands three-part Bravo special about her life

Porsha Williams lands three-part Bravo special about her life

Expect to see more of Porsha Williams on your TV screens soon. The “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star — who just broke the internet with her engagement to her former co-star’s estranged husband — is now getting her own three-part special on Bravo, Page Six has learned. “It was greenlit months ago, so it has…

Rapper J. Cole to play for Rwanda in pro basketball league in Africa

Rapper J. Cole to play for Rwanda in pro basketball league in Africa

Rapper J. Cole is set to play professional basketball for the Rwanda Patriots of the Basketball Africa League, according to an official with direct knowledge of the deal. The official spoke to USA TODAY Sports on the condition of anonymity because it has not been announced yet. The New Times in Rwanda first to report…