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Joseph Woodall: Salford honours WW1 hero soldier
A British soldier who single-handedly captured a German machine gun and eight prisoners during World War One will be celebrated later.
2018-04-22 12:26
Bolton crash: Biker dies as motorcycle hits wall
A motorcyclist died when his bike hit a wall in Bolton.
2018-04-21 14:23
Dr. Jay Trussler named county deputy medical examiner

By Elena Cawley, Staff Writer

Coffee County Medical Examiner Dr. Albert Brandon has appointed Dr. Jay Trussler to serve as a deputy medical examiner for the county.

Trussler, a practicing physician in Manchester specializing in family medicine, was sworn in to the voluntary position

2018-04-21 00:17
CHS wrestling congratulates Stottlemyer for joining All-State team

Coffee County Central High School announced Alicean Stottlemyer was selected for the Tennessee Sports Writer Associations All-State’s wrestling

team. Congratulations, Alicean.

Alicean Stottlemyer

2018-04-20 16:56
Area middle schools put an emphasis on developing interests for future education possibilities

By Casey Watts, News Editor

Kids have a great burden placed upon them at a young age – they need to decide on what to do after graduation. For some, college is an option, for others, they might choose to go directly into the workforce or the military. There is a fourth path: vocational

2018-04-20 16:56
THURSDAY SPORTS ROUNDUP: CHS beats Columbia on senior day, WMS baseball struggles, CMS baseball and WMS softball pick up wins

Jim Bratton, Staff Writer

CHS tennis dominates on senior day

It was senior day for the CHS tennis teams on Thursday, April 19, as they welcomed Columbia to the Coffee County Raider Academy.

The boys’ team earned a win over the visiting Lions, by a score of 1-0, and the

2018-04-20 08:32
Camping out with a good book: East Coffee opens Dr. Ben Carson out-door themed reading room

 

Staff Writer John Coffelt

One of quotes East Coffee Elementary School Reading Interventionist Kim Watkins keeps close at hand is by Kate DiCamillo:   “Reading should not be presented to children as a chore or duty. It should be offered to them as a precious

2018-04-20 01:11
Robber who stole nearly $8K at gunpoint from Manchester’s Burger King sentenced to 45 years

By Casey Watts, News Editor

Nemon Omar Winton, of Hillsboro, more commonly known as the man who robbed Manchester’s Burger King (56 Expressway Dr.) in 2015, was sentenced to serve 45 years in the Tennessee Department of Corrections on Wednesday, April 18.

Nemon Omar

2018-04-19 22:02
Manchester Recreation Center changes concession menu to feature healthier options

By Casey Watts, News Editor

Those going to the Manchester Parks and Recreation Center may have noticed changes in their concession stand menu this spring. To promote healthy living, the center has cut out two food items from their menu and stocked up on healthier options.

After

2018-04-19 20:59
Rochdale man jailed for samurai sword wife murder
A man who murdered his wife by stabbing her 22 times with a samurai sword has been jailed for at least 18-and-a-half years.
2018-04-19 20:23
Local businesses share how the proposed law allowing wine and liquor sales on Sunday will affect them

By Casey Watts, News Editor

The state legislature voted to lift the age-old ban of wine and liquor sales on Sunday – the bill passed 17-11 in the senate on Wednesday, April 11, after the House approved it 55-35. Governor Bill Haslam’s spokesperson says Haslam plans to sign the bill

2018-04-19 16:47
WEDNESDAY SPORTS ROUNDUP: CHS baseball struggles, CHS softball picks up road win, Westwood tennis sweeps Harris Middle

CHS baseball player Jacob Langham waits for a pitch during the Raiders’ 2-1 loss to Franklin County on Wednesday, April 18 in Manchester. (Staff photo by Jim Bratton)

Jim Bratton, Staff Writer

CHS baseball falls to Franklin County

On Wednesday, April 18, the Raiders

2018-04-19 08:23
Manchester ‘s Parks and Recreation Dept. to use $25K grant to renovate kitchen for cooking classes

By Casey Watts, News Editor

Any avid cook knows the importance of having a functional kitchen. Unfortunately for the Manchester Parks and Recreation Department, their kitchen next to their community gardens and greenhouse is a bit lacking. Located in the house onsite, the kitchen is fairly

2018-04-18 22:56
SRO plan pinches master teachers from Manchester City School’s proposed budget

By John Coffelt, Staff Writer

With the national focus on school security following the high profile shootings of late, serious discussions have emerged between Manchester City Schools and Police Department about placing School Resource Officers (SROs) on campuses within the

2018-04-18 16:38
TUESDAY SPORTS ROUNDUP: CHS softball earns sweep on senior night, CHS baseball falls to Franklin County, CHS soccer falls to Columbia, CMS baseball and CMS softball struggle, WMS softball falls at home, Coffee Middle golf smashes Westwood

CHS softball player Raven Rogers waits for a pitch during game one of a doubleheader against Columbia on Tuesday, April 17 in Manchester. (Staff photo by Jim Bratton)

CHS softball sweeps Columbia on Senior Night

The CHS softball team sent their five seniors out on a good note on

2018-04-18 10:20
New police mural on Hillsboro Blvd. reminds kids to stay drug free

The mural, which reads “Train up a child to be drug free,” was painted by Randall Oldrieve. -Staff photo by Casey Watts

By Casey Watts, News Editor

Don’t worry – the crowd of police in front of Sonic (624 Hillsboro Blvd.) around 1 p.m. on Friday, April 13 wasn’t due to the

2018-04-17 22:47
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FA apologises to Tottenham and Man Utd over tweet mocking Harry Kane

The FA has written to Tottenham and Manchester United apologising for any offence over a tweet sent after the FA Cup semi-final between the teams.

A message on the Emirates FA Cup feed showed United defender Chris Smalling replying "Harry Kane" to a mocked-up question which read "Chris,

yesterday 14:20
FA apologises for FA Cup tweet about Harry Kane & Chris Smalling

The Football Association has apologised for a tweet from its FA Cup account which mocked Tottenham striker Harry Kane after Saturday's 2-1 semi-final defeat by Manchester United.

The message asked United defender Chris Smalling, "What's in your pocket?" and included a short clip of him

yesterday 13:44
Stowaways hide on board school coach returning from France
Two stowaways hid aboard a school coach returning from France, police said.
yesterday 12:41
Salford City: Club co-owned by former Man Utd players promoted to National League

Salford City were crowned champions of National League North despite falling to a 2-1 home defeat by Boston United.

They will play in the National League for the first time after their promotion was confirmed by Harrogate Town's defeat by Bradford Park Avenue.

The club have been

yesterday 11:38
Paul Pogba focused on Manchester United despite transfer speculation

Paul Pogba has insisted he is only focused on Manchester United amid speculation linking him with a move away from Old Trafford.

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola claimed ahead of April's Manchester derby that Pogba's agent Mino Raiola had offered the France midfielder and his team-mate

yesterday 10:08
Man Utd: Paul Pogba has 'no problem' with Jose Mourinho

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba says he has "no problem" with manager Jose Mourinho and "transfers" are not on his mind.

The 25-year-old France international was left out of the starting line-up for both legs of United's Champions League last-16 defeat by Sevilla in February and

yesterday 09:32
John Askey: Macclesfield Town boss says promotion to League Two is his 'biggest achievement'

Macclesfield Town boss John Askey says guiding the club to promotion back into the English Football League is the greatest achievement of his long association with the club.

Askey first joined The Silkmen as a player in 1984 and the 53-year-old is in his second spell as manager.

As a

yesterday 08:29
Jose Mourinho says if Man Utd don't win FA Cup people will be ready to 'kill' him

Jose Mourinho says people will be ready to "kill" him if Manchester United do not win the FA Cup this season.

United face Chelsea in next month's Wembley showpiece after beating Tottenham 2-1 in the semi-final on Saturday and Mourinho accepts there will be criticism if they do not overcome

yesterday 00:41
Latest news from Manchester
yesterday 14:20 FA apologises to Tottenham and Man Utd over tweet mocking Harry Kane
yesterday 13:44 FA apologises for FA Cup tweet about Harry Kane & Chris Smalling
yesterday 12:41 Stowaways hide on board school coach returning from France
yesterday 11:38 Salford City: Club co-owned by former Man Utd players promoted to National League
yesterday 10:08 Paul Pogba focused on Manchester United despite transfer speculation
yesterday 09:32 Man Utd: Paul Pogba has 'no problem' with Jose Mourinho
yesterday 08:29 John Askey: Macclesfield Town boss says promotion to League Two is his 'biggest achievement'
yesterday 00:41 Jose Mourinho says if Man Utd don't win FA Cup people will be ready to 'kill' him
yesterday 23:38 Chris Smalling says he and Gareth Southgate have not spoken about World Cup spot
2018-04-22 22:56 John Stones: Pep Guardiola says England defender will be fit for World Cup
2018-04-22 17:41 Women's Champions League: Manchester City Women 0-0 Lyon Feminines
2018-04-22 15:08 Romelu Lukaku says Manchester United are targeting a Premier League bid next season
2018-04-22 12:26 Joseph Woodall: Salford honours WW1 hero soldier
2018-04-22 11:59 Alexis Sanchez thanked Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger over texts
2018-04-22 11:59 Alexis Sanchez delivers to help Manchester United overcome Tottenham
2018-04-22 01:29 Alexis Sanchez thanked Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger over texts
2018-04-22 00:26 Jose Mourinho insists second place constitutes success for FA Cup finalists Manchester United
2018-04-21 23:23 Alexis Sanchez delivers to help Manchester United overcome Tottenham
2018-04-21 22:20 Manchester United 2-1 Tottenham: Ander Herrera sends United to FA Cup final
2018-04-21 14:59 Jesse Lingard reveals all about his Manchester United team-mates
2018-04-21 14:23 Bolton crash: Biker dies as motorcycle hits wall
2018-04-21 12:53 Jose Mourinho says Manchester City may make title 'impossible' next season if they continue dominance
2018-04-21 09:44 Carlos Carvalhal to uncork Jose Mourinho wine if Swansea stay up
2018-04-21 01:20 Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho challenges Paul Pogba
2018-04-21 00:17 Dr. Jay Trussler named county deputy medical examiner
2018-04-20 23:41 Crime bosses jailed after £66m drugs haul found in Hull
2018-04-20 23:41 Man who 'fell ill' after Dukinfield fight arrest dies
2018-04-20 23:14 Sir Alex Ferguson proud to have been Arsene Wenger's rival
2018-04-20 18:26 Amir Khan v Phil Lo Greco: Khan weighs in at 10st 10lb for return in Liverpool
2018-04-20 17:59 LISTEN: Download the Stat Attack podcast for Premier League predictions
2018-04-20 17:59 Sir Alex Ferguson proud to have been Arsene Wenger's rival
2018-04-20 17:59 Man Utd v Tottenham preview: FA Cup semi-final pits heavyweights together
2018-04-20 16:56 European papers: Emre Can torn between Juventus and Bayern Munich for summer move
2018-04-20 16:56 Jose Mourinho insists Arsene Wenger deserves respect for his achievements at Arsenal
2018-04-20 16:56 CHS wrestling congratulates Stottlemyer for joining All-State team
2018-04-20 16:56 Area middle schools put an emphasis on developing interests for future education possibilities
2018-04-20 12:08 FA Cup: Why Tottenham need FA Cup win more than Man Utd
2018-04-20 08:59 No Tears Left To Cry: Ariana Grande's uplifting new single alludes to Manchester
2018-04-20 08:32 What is a guard of honour? Is it compulsory? Who has had one?
2018-04-20 08:32 Jose Mourinho gives Man Utd the edge over Tottenham, says Charlie Nicholas
2018-04-20 08:32 THURSDAY SPORTS ROUNDUP: CHS beats Columbia on senior day, WMS baseball struggles, CMS baseball and WMS softball pick up wins
2018-04-20 02:14 Watch midweek Premier League goals!
2018-04-20 01:11 Camping out with a good book: East Coffee opens Dr. Ben Carson out-door themed reading room
2018-04-19 23:05 Premier League Predictions podcast: Paul Merson and Max Rushden on the weekend's top-flight games
2018-04-19 22:02 Robber who stole nearly $8K at gunpoint from Manchester’s Burger King sentenced to 45 years
2018-04-19 20:59 Manchester Recreation Center changes concession menu to feature healthier options
2018-04-19 20:23 First baby born at Ingleside Birthing Centre, Salford
2018-04-19 20:23 Rochdale man jailed for samurai sword wife murder
2018-04-19 19:56 Mauricio Pochettino says Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has nothing to prove
2018-04-19 19:20 Women's International Champions Cup: Chelsea and Man City to play in inaugural event
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