Top Middle Tennessee Stories of the Week: July 25, 2022


Here are our top stories from across Middle Tennessee, from July 25 to July 29.

Cheatham County Source

  • 7 Non School Items to Buy During Tax Free Weekend 2022
    The annual tax-free holiday on clothing and other back-to-school items will begin this weekend. From Friday, July 29th at 12:01 am until Sunday, July 31st at 12:00 pm consumers will not pay state or local sales tax on clothing, school, and art supplies that cost $100 or less per item and computers that cost $1,500 or less. Read more.

  • Town of Ashland City Accepting Applications for Parks Maintenance Position
    The job summary stats that this employee is under the general direction of the Parks and Recreation Director. This employee performs required maintenance, mowing and cleaning of all city parks, athletic fields, park building and structures and other city properties. Read more.

  • Mega Millions Climbs to 1 Billion Dollars for Next Drawing
    For the third time in the 20-year history of Mega Millions®, the jackpot has surpassed the magical $1 billion mark. No ticket matched all six numbers drawn Tuesday night – the white balls 7, 29, 60, 63 and 66, plus the gold Mega Ball 15 – so the estimated jackpot on Friday, July 29, is an astounding $1.025 billion ($602.5 million cash). Read more.

Davidson County Source

  • Human Trafficking Detectives Arrest Man at Hotel on Briley Parkway Thursday
    Human Trafficking detectives arrested Tony Williams, 45, known as “Memphis Mack,” at the Preston Hotel on Briley Parkway Thursday for trafficking for a commercial sex act. A victim came forward and claimed she had been forced by Williams to have sex for money. Read more.

  • Pekka the Goat is a New Dad – See the Babies at the Nashville Zoo
    Pekka the Goat at the Nashville Zoo is a Dad! The Nashville Zoo shared about the birth of the Nigerian dwarf goats on July 5th, the first to be born at the zoo. Read more.

  • Experience the Newly Renovated Lodge at Fall Creek Falls
    The new Lodge at Fall Creek Falls is a stunning example of how a team of architects, designers and builders can create a building that seems to melt into its surroundings. The lake, the virgin forest, the shoreline — they all work together to bring the new lodge into focus. Read more.

Dickson County Source

  • Dive Into Summer With These Nostalgic Pool Games
    Remember those summer days spending hours in the pool swimming, jumping in, and playing games? Bring those days back by cooling off and having fun with these nostalgic pool games! Read more.

  • Lifest Music Festival Comes to Bon Aqua Beginning July 28
    Lifest is coming to Tennessee for the first time ever July 28, July 29 and July 30 at Hideaway Farm in Bon Aqua/Lyles, Tennessee. The event began in Oshkosh, Wisconsin in 1990 as a 5K walk/run and became a Christian music festival in 1999. Read more.

  • Early Voting Underway for State and Federal Primary & State and County General Election
    Primary elections will be held for Governor, U.S. House of Representatives, Tennessee Senate (odd-numbered districts), Tennessee House of Representatives, and Republican and Democratic State Executive Committeeman and Committeewoman (all districts). General elections will be held for state judicial offices and applicable county offices. Read more.

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Wilson County Source


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