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Freeze Warning, Cumberland Plateau Advisory

Winter-like conditions will be possible for middle Tennessee this weekend. A freeze warning is in effect for Friday and Saturday night. Temperatures will drop to around the freezing mark in Nashville and upper 20s outside the metro area. Saturday night will be even colder with temperatures dropping as low as the mid-20s outside the metro. Breezy NW winds will add to the chill. In addition to the cold, rain showers along the Cumberland Plateau will change over to light snow overnight.


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Strange Bond Hearing In Sumner County Decapitation Case

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Gallatin, Tenn--A Sumner County man accused of cutting off the head of his father-in-law makes a scene in court Tuesday. And only Fox 17 News cameras were there when it all happened at Sandie Calvert's bond hearing.

The first degree murder suspect danced as he left a the court room in Gallatin. The Hendersonville man is accused of shooting his father-in-law Jim Hudgins last week in a rural part of Sumner County and then cutting his head off.

Calvert's dancing wasn't the only courtroom oddity. He got into a confrontation with the judge over his legal representation. Calvert told judge James Hunter he did not need an attorney. But after reminding Calvert he faces a first degree murder charge, the judge assigned Calvert a lawyer anyone.

Calvert remains in jail without bond.