10:30 AM May 31, 2013
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John Fisher
MT. JULIET – Police charged two men Thursday afternoon with burning down a newly built Mt. Juliet home in 2009. Public Information Officer Tyler Chandler said John Fisher, 34, of Nashville, and Steven Mellides, 50, of Massapequa, N.Y., were arrested on federal arrest warrants for bur...
10:20 AM Jan 21, 2013
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Jason, an adoptable dog in Mt. Juliet, is a large adult male and was brought to the Mt. Juliet Animal Shelter because his owner could no longer care for him. He has been at the shelter for almost four months. 
Just prior to the Mt. Juliet Animal Shelter's fourth birthday in December, Nashville Paw magazine named the Mt. Juliet Animal Shelter the third best shelter in Middle Tennessee. To celebrate its fourth birthday and this award, the shelter will have an open house birthday party on Saturday ...
8:35 AM Jan 21, 2013
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Young and old alike, in the thousands, showed up on a Saturday last March to take part in Ava's Run for a Reason 5K fundraiser held at Charlie Daniels Park.
Little Ava Shaye Bright loved nothing more than to splash. She didn't care if it was a fancy pool, at the shores of a lake or in puddles of rain. Her mother, Krista Bright, said Ava did a lot of splashing in her short two years of life, and the memories of her little girl finding such fun ...
3:10 AM Dec 15, 2012
MT. JULIET - A Mt. Juliet police spokesman said a Mt. Juliet police officer shot a man who threatened to kill himself and then pointed a gun toward officers and a bystander predawn Saturday. The man, who remains unidentified, was taken to Vanderbilt Medical Center, where he is being treate...
9:00 AM Dec 8, 2012
truck fire  Photo: Photo courtesy of Rion Edwards

A truck fire on Lebanon Road in Mt. Juliet caused traffic disruption Friday morning. No one was hurt. 
MT. JULIET - A furniture truck caught fire Friday morning, causing some lanes to be shut down. Flames were shooting from the cab of a Southern Home Furniture delivery truck stopped at a red light headed east at Nonaville Road when two fire trucks arrived at the scene around 10:46 a.m. ...