“Painting with a Twist” Owner Alec Rains gets too ‘twisted’ – Public Intox Arrest

Alec Raines, owner of Hendersonville’s “Painting With A Twist” was arrested in Nashville around 3AM on Saturday morning, and charged with public intoxication. According to the MNPD, on 02/24 they responded to a report of a male who was so intoxicated that he was having a hard time trying to walk down the street. Upon arrival, contact was made with Mr. Raines, who had the smell of alcohol coming off his person and breath, per officer Cronin. Alec Raines was unable to speak in complete sentences to officers, and was…

Matthew Stuff – Assaults/Strangles Girlfriend & Slashes Her Paintings, per Police Report

Matthew Stuff was arrested for Agg Assault/Strangulation & Vandalism on Wednesday after getting drunk and strangling his girlfriend after slashing her paintings, according to court records. According to the victim, she was dating Matthew Stuff, and he was at her house on 01/18 when the events below happened. She reported the incident to police just after it happened, and Stuff was picked up on the warrant yesterday morning. Per the police report, Stuff had been drinking and became beligerent and started to call her names while visiting at her house.…

Is Your Handyman a Felon? Meet Billy Winkle

Every day there are new people popping up in neighborhood groups on social media, offering handyman type services, you let them into your home to do the work, but do you really know who they are? Many of us ask for references, but do we know if they have a criminal history, or are violent? Do we do the most basic of background searches before hiring them for a job? Do we care if they are licensed and insured? While none of that may be as cheap as a cash…