South Precinct detectives have sworn out an arrest warrant charging Antonio M. Jackson, 33, of Took Drive in Antioch, with criminal homicide for Saturday’s fatal shooting of Casey Lucas inside room 204 of the Super 8 Motel at 1121 Bell Road.
Members of the public are invited to an open house at The Fairgrounds Nashville on Thursday, Dec. 8 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. to offer input on a five-year strategic plan called Forward 5. Community members are being invited to offer their thoughts on future opportunities at the Fairgrounds, as well as other aspects of the Fairgrounds.
Employees from Optum, a UnitedHealth Group company, recently teamed up with Project Transformation Tennessee to give back to the Antioch community.
They donated books for the after school program hosted at Antioch United Methodist Church. The books are part of the award-winning Oliver & Hope storybook series and are filled with stories of hope, imagination and resiliency.
A Middle Tennessee father and son are facing felony drug counts after meeting with an undercover police officer to sell 100 pills of the narcotic pain medication Roxicodone that one of the defendants said arrived here from the Philippines.
The 17-year-old who suffered a fatal gunshot wound Friday afternoon after bailing out of a stolen car on Oceanfront Circle North in Antioch and running with three accomplices to a nearby wooded area is identified as Terrance Goins of N. 7th Street. A semi-automatic pistol was recovered at Goins body. Ballistic testing will be conducted to help determine whether Goins shot himself or was shot by one of the other young men with him.
Metro Schools was recognized by the National Career Academy Coalition (NCAC) for being a champion of the career academy model, marked by small learning communities, college-prep curriculum with career themes and partnerships with local employers, higher education institutions and the community.
The Tennessean is reporting multiple injuries and one death in a shooting in Antioch after Metro Police chased a stolen car. Police say officers were not involved in the shooting though one suspect may have fired at a squad car. For a full report, see The Tennessean’s coverage. See WKRN’s coverage. Continue Reading →