City Council aims to pay attorney fees for those accused of ethics violation

On September 3rd during the monthly regular session, the Clarksville City Council passed on first reading an ordinance brought forward by Ward 11’s Gary Norris that would permit the council the ability to pay attorney fees for those facing ethics violation complaints.

County Health Director: Montgomery County #15 on COVID-19 death Top 20

Montgomery County Director of Public Health Joey Smith confirmed via social media that Montgomery County made the list of the top twenty cities in Tennessee for COVID-19 deaths.

Pharm tech revoked after theft of 10,884 oxymorphone, oxycodone & Xanax pills worth $90k

29-year-old Amy Lynn had her pharmacy technician registration revoked by the Tennessee Board of Pharmacy for diverting 10,884 pills, including oxymorphone, oxycodone, and alprazolam. Her workplace suffered a loss of $90,000.

Family charged after officer follows them home from Rookies and forces entry into home

43-year old Amiee Brock & 47-year-old Roman Brock were charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest and 42-year-old Dominic Brock was charged with DUI, evasion, turn signals, and assault when CPD Officer Hyatt followed them home from Rookies bar and forced entry into their home in what she called a “hot pursuit”.

Scoop Media Group wins redaction lawsuit against Montgomery County

Chancellor McMillan ruled that the Montgomery County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office must stop the illegal redaction of public information from open records requests. Circuit Court Clerk Cheryl Castle announced her resignation just days after depositions, leaving her elected term unfilled.

Hopkinsville man defeated after drug call and shoplifting investigation

52-year-old Michael Myhill was charged with possession of marijuana, paraphernalia, an order of protection violation, and theft of merchandise when officers investigating a drug call and shoplifting incident found him with suspected weed in a vehicle with no license plate.

Soldier jailed with $150,000 bond after video shows him shooting at woman

24-year-old Dillon Limerick was charged with aggravated assault when he pointed a handgun at a woman and fired into her apartment on Jack Miller Boulevard.

Man trying to file police report won’t tell CPD the reason, kicks out police vehicle window

51-year-old Benton Wickham was charged with vandalism, excessive 911 calls, and resisting arrest when he showed up at CPD to file a report but refused to tell officers the reason. While resisting arrest, he busted out the window of a cop car.

Hammer-wielding woman jailed after homeowner finds her on their floor

35-year-old Jaclyn Nelson was charged with aggravated assault, criminal trespass, and public intoxication when she told deputies she had ingested methamphetamine and citizens told them she had a hammer and was trying to get into homes.

Montgomery County Mayor signs mandatory mask order

On July 17th, Montgomery County Mayor Jim Durrett issued Emergency Order #11, making face coverings in public mandatory for all residents and visitors to control the spread of COVID-19. The order goes into effect at 12:01 a.m. July 20th.