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Two people were shot in Clarksville on Thursday night while partying.
According to police, the scene at 10:30 p.m. at the apartments at 135 Westfield Ct. was chaotic when they arrived. One man was found inside an apartment with a gunshot wound to the leg. Another man, who injured himself jumping from the balcony, was found outside shot in the leg.
A woman was also injured when she was forced to jump from the balcony.
Witness and victim accounts by police indicate that while partying, two men possibly known to some of the people in the apartment, entered through an unlocked door carrying a handgun and a rifle. The men started yelling at the partygoers and shots were fired
The suspects left before police arrived. The investigation is ongoing.
Sunday, February 10 2013, 12:47 PM CST
Courthouse in line for repairs, updates
May 25, 2013 15:50 GMT
MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) -- Officials in Coffee County are looking to update their historic courthouse instead of replacing the 141-year-old structure.
After all, they said the building is in pretty good shape. As far as repairs, it just needs some new paint and molding, as well as work to repair some water damage. But county maintenance director Robert Gilliam says the entire structure needs updating in order to make it last until the next century.
Gilliam and County Mayor David Pennington told the Chattanooga Times Free Press (http://bit.ly/19ivpQ6 ) that officials have taken care to maintain the building and it hasn't had any major renovations in decades.
Historical society spokeswoman Joanna Lewis said the group is trying to come up with fundraising ideas for the project.
Information from: Chattanooga Times Free Press, http://www.timesfreepress.com
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