A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for Rutherford County and most of Middle Tennessee from Wednesday at noon until Thursday at noon. 3-6" of snow/sleet and up to a 1/10" of ice is possible.
Democrats will field five candidates after caucusing over the weekend. The executive committee selected candidates for Sheriff, Circuit Court Clerk, County Clerk, General Sessions Judge Part III and one of 21 county commission seats. They selected former SRO Captain Bill Kennedy to run for Sheriff, Avent Lane for Circuit Court Clerk, Pierrecia Lyons for County Clerk, Judge Larry Brandon for General Sessions Judge Part III and Chantho Sourinho for the District 21 County Commission seat. Sourinho is the current county commissioner in district 21 and Brandon is seeking a second term as General Sessions Judge Part III.