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The two friends had no idea they were living int he same assisted living facility in Brentwood. (WSMV) The two friends had no idea they were living int he same assisted living facility in Brentwood. (WSMV)

Woman searches for longtime friend, realizes they're in the same assisted living facility Video included

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Even friendships that last decades can lose touch over time, especially when you don't know how to find the person to reconnect. One woman long looked for a friend until a twist she never saw coming.

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Franklin preparing to host rodeo this weekend Video included

The event is one of the largest rodeos east of the Mississippi. (WSMV) The event is one of the largest rodeos east of the Mississippi. (WSMV)
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The Franklin Rodeo has been around since 1949 and is one of the longest-running family events in Middle Tennessee.

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Man accused of selling drugs to teen who died from overdose

Jesse Cruz Montes (Source: Spring Hill PD) Jesse Cruz Montes (Source: Spring Hill PD)
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Police in Spring Hill have arrested a man in connection to a drug-related death.

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Youth volleyball club fights back after sports complex plans to sell

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The directors of a youth volleyball program are fighting back after owners of the A-Game Sportsplex in Franklin tried to terminate their lease and sell the building.

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Mother, son killed on I-65 after trying to help crash victims

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Kristi Clark, 34, and Carter Oakley, 10, stopped to help when they saw an SUV hit a patch of black ice and roll over near the exit for Highway 96 just after 9 p.m. Monday. More>>

2 suspects arrested, 1 at large after Franklin shooting

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Franklin police said two suspects involved in a shooting on Rucker Avenue late Friday night have been arrested while another suspect remains at large. More>>

Rescued horses may have been headed for slaughter

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The livestock trailer loaded with horses that overturned on Interstate 40 Monday night may have been delivering the horses to their deaths across the border. More>>

Driver in horse trailer wreck cited

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The driver whose trailer rolled over on I-40 Monday with a load of horses on board has now been charged in that wreck. The Tennessee Department of Safety says Mance Frank Reed has been cited for unsafe operation. More>>

Horse truck driver alleges abuse

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A trucker who once hauled horses for a Lebanon company says he had no idea he was delivering the animals to their deaths. More>>

Boy injured after falling into uncovered storm drain

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A teenager walking home from the bus stop fell into an uncovered storm drain Thursday, temporarily knocking himself unconscious. There's a lot of finger-pointing about who is supposed to replace about 40 missing drain grates, which were stolen three months ago. More>>

City proposes change to ban on street sales

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The City of Brentwood proposed some changes allowing homeless people to sell The Contributor newspaper. Under the new proposal, those vendors still can't walk into the streets to sell the newspaper. More>>

School coach suspended after spectator struck with ball

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A high school basketball coach has been suspended without pay and ordered to stay away from school property after an incident during a game Monday night. More>>

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