Dresden woman injured in Hwy 22 accident

Heavy rainfall late Monday afternoon is believed to have caused a crash that left a Dresden woman injured. A THP report states 31-year-old Savannah Glissen was driving a 2016 Ford Mustang southbound on Highway 22 between Union

Reward offered in “leaving the scene” case

Weakley County Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the subject that left the scene of a two-vehicle accident last week in downtown Martin. On Friday, a victim

Soybean Festival stage set-up to begin soon

Set-up of the main stage for this year’s Tennessee Soybean Festival will soon begin. This year’s entertainment lineup includes Runaway June, Walker Hayes, The Oak Ridge Boys, and Dennis DeYoung & The Music of Styx. Tickets are

Just a few bricks shy of being gone

Clean-up is progressing swiftly on the former lot of the Martin Police Department. The small pile of bricks that remain will soon be hauled away so crews can begin covering the lot in time for the Tennessee

OVC adds beach volleyball as championship sport

The OVC has announced the addition of beach volleyball as the conference’s 19th-sponsored sport. Beach volleyball will begin its first year of competition in 2019-20. Five OVC institutions currently field beach volleyball teams: Austin Peay State University,

UTM’s Kurt McGuffin Gives Update on New Turf

      When the 2019 football season kicks off, both the Westview Chargers and UT Martin Skyhawks will be taking a new field.   UTM Athletic Director Kurt McGuffin gave Thunderbolt Radio some insight on the

Union City man facing drug charges in Weakley County

An Obion County man is facing drug charges after a traffic stop in Gleason. 25-year-old Jodeci Moses, of Union City, was stopped for speeding on Highway 22 by Gleason Police Officer Ben Burnett, and a small amount

Union City woman charged with shoplifting at Martin Walmart

A Union City woman is facing multiple charges after a shoplifting incident at the Martin Walmart led to the discovery of methamphetamine. 34-year-old Kelley Leigh Herchenhahn was arrested after trying to leave the store with nearly $160