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Neighbors worry about smell, pollution with sewage plant project Video included

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The sight, the smell and sewage in the river are three big concerns in Franklin, as the city moves forward with plans for a new treatment plant.

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Franklin officials warned residents about possible sewage in river Video included

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Heavy rain over the weekend forced Franklin city officials to warn about possible sewage in the Harpeth River.

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Charges pending against driver involved in wrong-way crash on I-840 Video included

The crash happened on Interstate 840 early Sunday. (WSMV) The crash happened on Interstate 840 early Sunday. (WSMV)
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Police are investigating a head-on collision that happened on Interstate 840 in Williamson County early Sunday morning.

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Community shows up to celebrate birthday for teen with autism

Brentwood police officers showed up at Kayla's birthday party. (Source: Brentwood Police Department) Brentwood police officers showed up at Kayla's birthday party. (Source: Brentwood Police Department)
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Kayla was turning 14, and her mother wanted to celebrate in style, so she invited all of Brentwood to come to a birthday party via Facebook.

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2nd suspect arrested in Franklin hotel robbery

Gregg Merrilees (Source: Franklin Police Department) Gregg Merrilees (Source: Franklin Police Department)
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Two men are behind bars in connection to a string of hotel robberies across Middle Tennessee.

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Youth volleyball club fights back after sports complex plans to sell

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The directors of a youth volleyball program are fighting back after owners of the A-Game Sportsplex in Franklin tried to terminate their lease and sell the building.

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Mother, son killed on I-65 after trying to help crash victims

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Kristi Clark, 34, and Carter Oakley, 10, stopped to help when they saw an SUV hit a patch of black ice and roll over near the exit for Highway 96 just after 9 p.m. Monday. More>>

2 suspects arrested, 1 at large after Franklin shooting

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Franklin police said two suspects involved in a shooting on Rucker Avenue late Friday night have been arrested while another suspect remains at large. More>>

Rescued horses may have been headed for slaughter

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The livestock trailer loaded with horses that overturned on Interstate 40 Monday night may have been delivering the horses to their deaths across the border. More>>

Driver in horse trailer wreck cited

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The driver whose trailer rolled over on I-40 Monday with a load of horses on board has now been charged in that wreck. The Tennessee Department of Safety says Mance Frank Reed has been cited for unsafe operation. More>>

Horse truck driver alleges abuse

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A trucker who once hauled horses for a Lebanon company says he had no idea he was delivering the animals to their deaths. More>>

Boy injured after falling into uncovered storm drain

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A teenager walking home from the bus stop fell into an uncovered storm drain Thursday, temporarily knocking himself unconscious. There's a lot of finger-pointing about who is supposed to replace about 40 missing drain grates, which were stolen three months ago. More>>

City proposes change to ban on street sales

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The City of Brentwood proposed some changes allowing homeless people to sell The Contributor newspaper. Under the new proposal, those vendors still can't walk into the streets to sell the newspaper. More>>

School coach suspended after spectator struck with ball

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A high school basketball coach has been suspended without pay and ordered to stay away from school property after an incident during a game Monday night. More>>

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