- St. Francis (Pa) routs East Tennessee State 58-9 Updated: Oct-03-15 4:03 pm
JOHNSON CITY, Tennessee - Robert Miller and Sean Orsini both returned interceptions for touchdowns in the first half and St. Francis (Pa) routed East Tennessee State 58-9 on Saturday.
- Officer pay tribute to sheriff's deputy Updated: Oct-03-15 3:23 pm
JACKSON, Tennessee - Law enforcement officers have paid tribute to a Tennessee sheriff's deputy who died in a crash while responding to a call for back-up from a colleague.
- Man convicted of murder in teen's death Updated: Oct-03-15 8:40 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - A 29-year-old man has been convicted and sentenced to life in prison for chasing down and killing a teenage boy who pleaded for help outside a home.
- School honors International Day of Peace with pinwheels Updated: Oct-03-15 8:29 am
JACKSON, Tennessee - Pinwheels blew in the wind outside the Montessori School at Bemis recently, honoring the International Day of Peace.
- Tenn. Guard recruiters returning soon to storefront offices Updated: Oct-03-15 8:21 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - State officials hope to have Tennessee National Guard recruiters back in their storefront offices in Chattanooga and across the state in coming days following security upgrades in response to a deadly attack in July.
- Judge: Temp agencies could hire deadbeat parents Updated: Oct-03-15 8:13 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A Tennessee judge has raised the idea of trying to connect deadbeat parents with temp agencies looking for workers.
- Lt. Gov: 'Fellow Christians' should consider handgun permits Updated: Oct-02-15 7:27 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey said in a Facebook posting Friday that "fellow Christians" should consider getting a handgun carry permit after a gunman killed nine people at a community college in Oregon.
- Lt. Gov: 'Fellow Christians' should consider handgun permits Updated: Oct-02-15 7:25 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey said in a Facebook posting Friday that "fellow Christians" should consider getting a handgun carry permit after the mass shooting in Oregon.
- Black Memphis mayor in reelection bid against white opponent Updated: Oct-02-15 5:43 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Sign-waving supporters of A C Wharton Jr. stood on a busy street corner, urging motorists to re-elect the black veteran mayor of Memphis who has long sought to steer the gritty city through troubled times. But one driver of a pickup truck stopped at the light let out an expletive, still upset with pay and health insurance cuts to police and firefighters on Wharton's watch.
- Tenn. AG says Nashville's local hire rule runs afoul of law Updated: Oct-02-15 3:36 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Republican state Attorney General Herbert Slatery says in a new legal opinion that a local hiring requirement approved by the city's voters runs afoul of state law.
- Army agrees to end Holston River pollution by mid-2020 Updated: Oct-02-15 2:50 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The U.S. Army has agreed to a July 2020 deadline for reducing pollution from a Kingsport ammunition plant to safe levels.
- Season approaches, grind looming for NHL's goaltenders Updated: Oct-02-15 1:10 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The speculation started even before the Nashville Predators lost in the Western Conference quarterfinals last season, that goaltender Pekka Rinne was working a bit too much during the regular season and he was going to be worn out for the games that matter most.
- Arkansas, Tennessee seek to bounce back from recent losses Updated: Oct-02-15 12:51 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - Arkansas and Tennessee both believe they're close to turning the corner.
- Vandy heads to MTSU trying to snap 3-game skid in series Updated: Oct-02-15 12:40 pm
On paper, Vanderbilt visiting Middle Tennessee of Conference USA should be a mismatch with the Commodores from the mighty Southeastern Conference.
- Police: Teacher accused of grabbing, pushing student charged Updated: Oct-02-15 12:18 pm
KINGSPORT, Tennessee - A Kingsport teacher has been charged after police say he allegedly pushed and grabbed an 11-year-old student.
- Haslam: Hall tax break competes with other budget priorities Updated: Oct-02-15 12:10 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Gov. Bill Haslam agrees with fellow Republicans' criticism of the Hall income tax on earnings from stocks and bonds in Tennessee, but argues that the state must balance efforts to do away with the levy with other funding needs in areas like education, roads and health care.
- Lady Vols' Warlick receives contract extension, raise Updated: Oct-02-15 10:57 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee women's basketball coach Holly Warlick has received a one-year contract extension and $100,000 raise. She now will earn $665,000 per year and has four years remaining on her contract.
- Woman charged with running pill mill gets 44 years in prison Updated: Oct-02-15 10:25 am
CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - A Chattanooga woman will serve 44 years in federal prison after being charged with operating a pill mill.
- A come-black: Clint Black returns with 1st album in 10 years Updated: Oct-02-15 8:33 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The black hat is back. Clint Black released his first new album in a decade after finally finding a record label he could trust.
- Public input sought on Nashville homeless camps Updated: Oct-02-15 7:19 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Metro Homelessness Commission is accepting public input on the future of homeless encampments in Nashville.
- Man found guilty of killing girlfriend's infant daughter Updated: Oct-02-15 7:00 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - A Nashville man has been found guilty of fatally beating his girlfriend's 17-month-old daughter.
- MTSU scholars program for select out-of-state freshmen Updated: Oct-02-15 4:01 am
MURFREESBORO, Tennessee - Middle Tennessee State University has unveiled a program that school officials say will provide incentives for select out-of-state freshmen who live within 250 miles of its Murfreesboro, Tennessee, campus.
- 6 Tennessee schools recognized for high student performance Updated: Oct-02-15 4:01 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Six Tennessee schools have been recognized nationally for exceptional student performance.
- Tennessee receiving $148,000 for mine safety training Updated: Oct-02-15 4:01 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee will receive about $148,000 in federal funding to support mine safety and health training courses and other programs.
- Killer who said he blew out couple's brains appeals Updated: Oct-01-15 5:37 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - A Tennessee death row inmate who told his ex-wife he blew out the brains of teenage newlyweds now says his confession should be thrown out because she was working with law enforcement.