gallatinnews 2015-09-02

Knights to face talent rich Eagles Friday night



If the Pope John Paul II football Knights thought Coffee County’s running game was tough, then the contest against Brentwood Academy on Friday night is daunting.Though the nationally ranked Eagles lost last week, 31-13, it was to perennial powerhouse Trinity (Ky.).If the Pope John Paul II football Knights thought Coffee County’s running game was tough, then the contest against Brentwood […]

Police need help identifying credit card fraud suspect



The Gallatin Police Department needs assistance in identifying and locating a suspect wanted in connection to a credit card fraud and forgery that occurred in Gallatin on Sept. 1, 2015.On this date, the victim had her phone and credit card stolen from the Hendersonville library. Later in the day, she was notified by her bank of two unauthorized charges.Store security […]

Panthers get best of Lady Wave



Though Portland claimed the match in straight games, Monday’s meeting served as one of the most competitive Panthers versus Green Wave matches in the past six seasons.The Lady Panthers downed Gallatin, 25-8, 25-20 and 25-21 to take the win.Though Portland claimed the match in straight games, Monday’s meeting served as one of the most competitive Panthers versus Green Wave matches […]

Bison down Commandos



The Station Camp Lady Bison volleyball team toppled their Hendersonville counterparts in a District 9-AAA match played late last week.The Station Camp Lady Bison volleyball team toppled their Hendersonville counterparts in a District 9-AAA match played late last week.Station Camp won in three straight games, 25-15, 25-19 and 25-12.The Lady Bison combined for 13 aces. McKenna Killeen had seven kills […]

Disturbance at the jail under control



There was a disturbance at the Sumner County Jail Wednesday evening that is now under control.According to a law enforcement official, Westmoreland police were bringing a suspect to the jail and the suspect got loose. The official said the suspect gained possession of the officer’s car and tried to ram through a gate. The suspect also got his hands on […]

Quarterback Club presents check to GHS



The Gallatin High School athletic department was awarded a check from the Gallatin Green Wave Quarterback Club on Monday afternoon. The check in the amount of $12,000 was the result of the annual reverse raffle held at Gallatin Country Club earlier this summer.The Gallatin High School athletic department was awarded a check from the Gallatin Green Wave Quarterback Club on […]

Gallatin police release more information about jail disturbance and suspect



Shortly after 6 pm today, a Westmoreland, TN police officer was transporting a suspect to the Sumner County jail on their charges of Domestic Violence, Vandalism and Resisting Stop, Halt, Frisk along with several outstanding warrants for Macon County.Once at the jail, the suspect, 40 year old James Richard McCutchen got free from his handcuffs and got into a struggle […]

Knights give Coach Geis his first win



Last Friday night was the first of what Knights fans hope will be many wins in the career of first year head coach Justin Geisinger. Coach Geis and his team went on the road and defeated Coffee County, 34-21.”It was definitely very special to us and to him,” Knights quarterback Ben Brooks said. “That was our goal because he puts […]

Suspect in jail disturbance being treated at hospital



A prisoner brought to the jail briefly escaped earlier tonight, injuring an officer and causing a shot to be fired.”An officer from the Westmoreland police department was bringing a prisoner in – I don’t know what the charges were – but he came into the sally port and opened up the back door,” Sheriff Sonny Weatherford said. “The prisoner got […]

Wave opponent hasn’t scored yet this season



The struggle is real for the Hunters Lane Warriors.Over the course of the last two games, the Warriors have yet to score a single point. In their season opener against Clarksville Northwest, Hunters Lane was blanked 20-0. A week later, it got worse for the Warriors as they fell 39-0 to Hillwood.The struggle is real for the Hunters Lane Warriors.Over […]

Bison open district play on the road



Unless you live under a rock you know that the name Hillsboro in the state of Tennessee is synonymous with words like tradition, powerhouse, athletic and state champion.There is no question that the Burros’ success over the past few seasons has a lot of coaches in 5-A worried about the continued rise back to power of Hillsboro.Unless you live under […]

Orf’s lone goal lifts Bison over Wave in season opener



GALLATIN — The middle school soccer season got underway on Monday afternoon as the Gallatin Lady Wave played host to cross-town rival Station Camp.Station Camp’s Mackenzie Orf managed the only goal of the match with a shot 12 minutes into the first half.GALLATIN — The middle school soccer season got underway on Monday afternoon as the Gallatin Lady Wave played […]