Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Newby's Restaurant & Bar seized by the State of Tennessee

Posted By on Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 4:43 PM

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Newby's Restaurant, the popular Highland Strip watering hole and live music venue has been seized by the state of Tennessee for non-payment of taxes. The bar was shut down on Wednesday, November 2. No further information is currently available.

UPDATE: Newby's has reopened according to owner Todd Adams who described the brief closing as a "tic" of the clock. "I was supposed to turn in some [tax related] paper work on Friday and totally let it slip," he explained.

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