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Home builder to establish $14M Tennessee facility - WATE 6 On Your Side

Home builder to establish $14M Tennessee facility  WATE 6 On Your Side

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A home building company plans to set up a $14 million Tennessee facility expected to create about 110 new jobs. On Monday, the ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:32 am


Tennessee attorney sentenced for stealing over $1M from trust funds of clients including slain trooper's da... - Fox News

Tennessee attorney sentenced for stealing over $1M from trust funds of clients including slain trooper's da...  Fox News

A Tennessee attorney who was charged with stealing more than $1.36 million from the trust funds of clients including a slain state trooper's daughter was ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:08 am


Tennessee man says guardrail in place on NH highways to blame for daughter's death - WMUR Manchester

Tennessee man says guardrail in place on NH highways to blame for daughter's death  WMUR Manchester

Stephen Eimers is a father on a crusade to eliminate what he believes is the sole cause of his daughter's death and the death of a New Hampshire woman: a ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:00 am


Tennessee football: Ranking Vols position groups by spring practice play - FanSided

Tennessee football: Ranking Vols position groups by spring practice play  FanSided

Many Tennessee football players revealed a lot about themselves this past spring practice. Here is our ranking of Volunteers position groups from then.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:56 am


Tennessee bill to outlaw abortion if Roe v. Wade is overturned heads to governor - The Tennessean

Tennessee bill to outlaw abortion if Roe v. Wade is overturned heads to governor  The Tennessean

The "Human Life Protection Act" creates one exception to the ban: when an abortion is necessary to prevent death.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:35 am


With education vouchers teetering in Tennessee, latest proposal targets Memphis and Nashville - Chalkbeat Tennessee

With education vouchers teetering in Tennessee, latest proposal targets Memphis and Nashville  Chalkbeat Tennessee

A Senate amendment seeks to garner more legislative votes by limiting Gov. Bill Lee's education savings account plan to the state's two largest cities.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:18 am


Tennessee health officials reaching out to people who might have been exposed to measles - Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee health officials reaching out to people who might have been exposed to measles  Knoxville News Sentinel

Officials were working to alert more than 600 people who might have come in contact with an East Tennessee resident who has measles.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:41 pm


Tennessee House OKs bill to keep daylight saving year-long - NewsChannel5.com

Tennessee House OKs bill to keep daylight saving year-long  NewsChannel5.com

The Tennessee House has advanced a proposal that would keep the state on daylight saving time year-round.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:03 pm


Tennessee town's movie theater censors 'Hellboy' on sign - WVLT.TV

Tennessee town's movie theater censors 'Hellboy' on sign  WVLT.TV

A Middle Tennessee town's movie theater is going viral after censoring a film's title on its sign.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:52 pm


Vols Basketball Recruiting: Jalen Cone to make official Tennessee visit - Rocky Top Talk

Vols Basketball Recruiting: Jalen Cone to make official Tennessee visit  Rocky Top Talk

Tennessee went in-home with four-star guard Jalen Cone over the weekend, now it's time for Cone to return the favor. The Vols' main target to potentially ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 9:00 pm


Kim English can relate to Tennessee basketball recruits - 247Sports

Kim English can relate to Tennessee basketball recruits  247Sports

Kim English has a pretty easy pitch to make to prospects that have Tennessee basketball on their radar. The newest assistant coach on the Vols' bench, at just ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 7:14 pm


Opelika man wanted in armed robbery case captured in Tennessee - Opelika Auburn News

Opelika man wanted in armed robbery case captured in Tennessee  Opelika Auburn News

An Opelika man wanted in connection to an armed robbery of a Lanett-area gas station was captured Friday in Tennessee.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:09 pm


Tennessee ranks 7th in nation in economic outlook per 'Rich States, Poor States' report - WZTV

Tennessee ranks 7th in nation in economic outlook per 'Rich States, Poor States' report  WZTV

NASHVILLE, Tenn. --An annual report detailing the economic outlook of each state ranks Tennessee as the 7th-best state in economic performance.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 4:18 pm


What Phillip Fulmer taught Rick Barnes about loving Tennessee - 247Sports

What Phillip Fulmer taught Rick Barnes about loving Tennessee  247Sports

Before he was working for him, Rick Barnes learned something about Phillip Fulmer during a bible study that started a few years ago. It was then and there that ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 12:21 pm


Should Tennessee football feel comfortable with its backup quarterbacks? - Knoxville News Sentinel

Should Tennessee football feel comfortable with its backup quarterbacks?  Knoxville News Sentinel

This is Part III of a series examining the Tennessee football roster after spring practice. Today, we look at the quarterbacks.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:00 am


Thousands of acres in Kentucky and Tennessee will be protected as wildlife habitat - Courier Journal

Thousands of acres in Kentucky and Tennessee will be protected as wildlife habitat  Courier Journal

The Nature Conservancy in Kentucky will double the size of its protected lands in the state with acquisition of a forest tract on the border with Tennessee.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:18 am


New Voting Laws Under Debate In Arizona, Texas And Tennessee Could Lower Turnout - NPR

New Voting Laws Under Debate In Arizona, Texas And Tennessee Could Lower Turnout  NPR

After high turnout in last year's midterm elections propelled Democrats to a new House majority and big gains in the states, several Republican-controlled state ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 9:00 am


Tennessee HS State Champ Alex Mays Commits to North Carolina - SwimSwam

Tennessee HS State Champ Alex Mays Commits to North Carolina  SwimSwam

Alex Mays from Maryville, Tennessee has committed to the Tar Heels for 2019-20.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:23 am


Tennessee Reels in Another Verbal for 2020: TISCA State Champ Will Jackson - SwimSwam

Tennessee Reels in Another Verbal for 2020: TISCA State Champ Will Jackson  SwimSwam

McCallie School and McCallie / GPS Aquatics freestyler Will Jackson has verbally committed to Tennessee for 2020-21.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 2:59 am


Vols Football Recruiting: Tennessee offers under the radar 2020 DT - Rocky Top Talk

Vols Football Recruiting: Tennessee offers under the radar 2020 DT  Rocky Top Talk

Tennessee made a new 2020 offer this weekend, reaching out to defensive tackle Agelu Nunu out of Lake Butler, Florida. This is Nunu's second power five offer, ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 1:11 am


Post-spring report card: What the Tennessee Vols did well, what they need to improve on - Saturday Down South

Post-spring report card: What the Tennessee Vols did well, what they need to improve on  Saturday Down South

It's funny what a difference a year can make. At this time last year, Tennessee head coach Jeremy Pruitt was surely most concerned about his offensive line.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 6:00 pm


2019 Tennessee opponent spring recap: UAB - Vols Wire

2019 Tennessee opponent spring recap: UAB  Vols Wire

BIRMINGHAM — Spring practices have concluded for UAB. The Blazers will travel to Tennessee Nov. 2 and take on the Vols at Neyland Stadium. UAB radio ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 4:11 pm


Tennessee Basketball Recruiting: Vols in the hunt for four-star big man - Rocky Top Talk

Tennessee Basketball Recruiting: Vols in the hunt for four-star big man  Rocky Top Talk

Tennessee's 2020 class is off to a roaring start with the commitment of five-star wing Corey Walker. That, coupled with the addition of 2019 five-star guard Josiah ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 1:19 pm


NFL Network analyst gives Tennessee Titans a huge compliment - atozsportsnashville.com

NFL Network analyst gives Tennessee Titans a huge compliment  atozsportsnashville.com

The Tennessee Titans are hoping a new era of football has arrived in Nashville. The franchise, which hasn't managed to make it.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 1:10 pm


5 Tennessee football players who improved their stock during spring practice - Knoxville News Sentinel

5 Tennessee football players who improved their stock during spring practice  Knoxville News Sentinel

Spring practice is a chance for players to improve their standing on the depth chart. A few Tennessee players did so. Here's a look at five Vols who helped their ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 11:00 am


Death investigation underway in Weakley County, Tennessee - KFVS

Death investigation underway in Weakley County, Tennessee  KFVS

The name of the woman is not being released at this time, pending notification of family.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 4:31 am


Former Tennessee, Central HS football player Reggie Cobb dies of heart attack - WVLT.TV

Former Tennessee, Central HS football player Reggie Cobb dies of heart attack  WVLT.TV

According to multiple reports, former Central High School and University of Tennessee running back Reggie Cobb has died of a heart attack.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 8:46 pm


No. 22 Tennessee Breaks out the Brooms, Sweeps Kentucky - Rocky Top Insider

No. 22 Tennessee Breaks out the Brooms, Sweeps Kentucky  Rocky Top Insider

No. 22 Tennessee defeated Kentucky 8-2 on Saturday afternoon in Lexington to sweep the Cats in a three-game series. The series sweep marks the first time ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 8:41 pm


Tennessee judge charged with multiple counts of raping a child - WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Tennessee judge charged with multiple counts of raping a child  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

A Tennessee Ridge City Judge is being charged with three counts of raping a child, according to the Dickson County Sheriff's Office.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 5:15 pm


Family reacts to East Tennessee composer's Pulitzer win - WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Family reacts to East Tennessee composer's Pulitzer win  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

A composer and artist, born and raised in East Tennessee, was named a Pulitzer prize winner.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 4:48 pm


Jarrett Guarantano has adapted a lot in his time at Tennessee - 247Sports

Jarrett Guarantano has adapted a lot in his time at Tennessee  247Sports

Jarrett Guarantano is going into his redshirt junior season and is working with his fourth offensive coordinator in as many seasons. He's trying to take both his ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 4:03 pm


Tennessee House passes new hands free law; Drivers say it could - WRCB-TV

Tennessee House passes new hands free law; Drivers say it could  WRCB-TV

Tennessee is close to being the newest state to adopt the hands-free law, which prohibits any cell phone use while driving.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 2:49 am


Tennessee man with measles possibly exposes Mississippians while traveling - WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Tennessee man with measles possibly exposes Mississippians while traveling  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Mississippi State Department of Health officials said a Tennessee man with measles traveling through Hattiesburg could have exposed it to others.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 9:14 pm


Tee Martin's recruiting message should have fans fired up - atozsportsnashville.com

Tee Martin's recruiting message should have fans fired up  atozsportsnashville.com

Former Tennessee Vols quarterback Tee Martin is back on Rocky Top as UT's wide receivers coach. Martin, who helped lead Tennessee.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 7:15 pm


Tennessee basketball: Vols keep key assistant, lose another - FanSided

Tennessee basketball: Vols keep key assistant, lose another  FanSided

Tennessee basketball looks like it will keep Desmond Oliver on staff. But the Volunteers are losing Kyle Condon to Rob Lanier's Georgia State Panthers.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 6:25 pm


Go Fund Me launched for woman killed in 'random shooting' at Tennessee outlet mall - WZTV

Go Fund Me launched for woman killed in 'random shooting' at Tennessee outlet mall  WZTV

NASHVILLE, Tenn. --A Go Fund Me has been launched for one of the victims killed in a 'random shooting' at a Tennessee outlet mall on Tuesday. 24-year-old ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 3:03 pm


Diver Who Helped Save Thai Soccer Team Rescued From Underwater Tennessee Cave - The Weather Channel

Diver Who Helped Save Thai Soccer Team Rescued From Underwater Tennessee Cave  The Weather Channel

A diver who helped rescue 12 Thai youth soccer players and their coach last year needed rescuing himself this week.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 2:18 pm


Tennessee basketball: Kim English brings the 'total package' to Rick Barnes' staff - Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee basketball: Kim English brings the 'total package' to Rick Barnes' staff  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee hired former Missouri standout Kim English to fill the vacancy created by Rob Lanier's departure.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 12:00 pm


Tennessee advances measure stating God as source of liberty - WREG NewsChannel 3

Tennessee advances measure stating God as source of liberty  WREG NewsChannel 3

A resolution that would change the Tennessee Constitution to say God is the source of liberty for the state's citizens has cleared the House.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 10:41 am


What Tennessee high school football coaches would change in the rule book - The Tennessean

What Tennessee high school football coaches would change in the rule book  The Tennessean

Tennessee high school football coaches were asked what rule they would change if they could change just one.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 10:00 am


Tennessee's Maddy Banic escapes darkest hours of mental health battle, wins NCAA title - Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee's Maddy Banic escapes darkest hours of mental health battle, wins NCAA title  Knoxville News Sentinel

Maddy Banic capped her career by helping the Tennessee women's 200 medley relay team win a national title at the NCAA Swimming and Diving ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 2:00 am


Lawsuit filed over Waffle House shooting in Tennessee - The State Journal-Register

Lawsuit filed over Waffle House shooting in Tennessee  The State Journal-Register

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The mother of a woman who was killed in a shooting at a Tennessee Waffle House last year has filed the latest lawsuit over the attack.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 1:47 am


Prosecutors: West Tennessee doctor trades pills for sexual favors - WVLT.TV

Prosecutors: West Tennessee doctor trades pills for sexual favors  WVLT.TV

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WVLT/WREG) -- The largest drug bust in U.S. history took place yesterday and many medical professionals in Tennessee were involved in the ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 12:06 am


Investigation of illegal painkillers targets 30 in Tennessee - WKRN News 2

Investigation of illegal painkillers targets 30 in Tennessee  WKRN News 2

A doctor who prescribed more than 4 million opioid pills, including to a pregnant woman who later died, is one of more than 30 medical professionals in ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 11:49 pm


Doctor: Tennessee church shooting suspect has mental illness - Fox News

Doctor: Tennessee church shooting suspect has mental illness  Fox News

A psychiatrist has identified mental illnesses in the man accused of fatally shooting a woman and wounding seven people at a Tennessee church in 2017.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 9:17 pm


Tennessee LB Quart’e Sapp explains decision to declare for NFL Draft - Rocky Top Talk

Tennessee LB Quart’e Sapp explains decision to declare for NFL Draft  Rocky Top Talk

One of the more curious NFL Draft decisions came from Tennessee linebacker Quart'e Sapp, who decided to forgo his senior season and head to the league.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 9:06 pm


Lady Vols sign Australian guard Jessie Rennie - Knoxville News Sentinel

Lady Vols sign Australian guard Jessie Rennie  Knoxville News Sentinel

Kellie Harper kept the Tennessee women's basketball recruiting class intact. The Lady Vols announced Thursday the signing of Jessie Rennie, a 5-foot-6 guard ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 6:31 pm


State's first case of measles in 2019 confirmed in East Tennessee - Knoxville News Sentinel

State's first case of measles in 2019 confirmed in East Tennessee  Knoxville News Sentinel

A case of measles has been confirmed in a resident of East Tennessee, the state Department of Health announced Thursday.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 5:22 pm


As Rick Barnes' salary rises, Tennessee basketball fans should have Final Four expectations - Knoxville News Sentinel

As Rick Barnes' salary rises, Tennessee basketball fans should have Final Four expectations  Knoxville News Sentinel

The relationship between Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes and many UT fans won't be the same after this week.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 3:50 pm


All the East Tennessee health care professionals charged in the opioid crackdown - Knoxville News Sentinel

All the East Tennessee health care professionals charged in the opioid crackdown  Knoxville News Sentinel

Thirty-two Tennessee medical professionals were indicted for federal crimes this week as part of a massive investigation into opioids. Here's a list.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 2:25 pm


Remains of Korean War Soldier from Tennessee Identified - Military.com

Remains of Korean War Soldier from Tennessee Identified  Military.com

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Remains belonging to a soldier from Tennessee who was killed in the Korean War have been identified nearly seven decades after he was ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 12:00 pm


At least 2 killed in 'random' shooting at Tennessee mall, police say - Fox News

At least 2 killed in 'random' shooting at Tennessee mall, police say  Fox News

A 21-year-old man in Tennessee opened fire apparently at "random" outside an outlet mall near Great Smoky Mountains National Park, killing a woman and ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 11:36 am


Protesters removed from the Tennessee State Capitol - WVLT.TV

Protesters removed from the Tennessee State Capitol  WVLT.TV

Activists with the Enough is Enough Tennessee campaign held a sit-in at Governor Lee's office to demand the resignation of Representative David Byrd.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 11:12 am


A few strong storms possible tonight in Middle Tennessee - WKRN News 2

A few strong storms possible tonight in Middle Tennessee  WKRN News 2

The Storm Prediction Center is maintaining the "Slight Risk" (Category 2 of 5) for severe weather in south Middle TN, while a "Marginal Risk" (Category 1 of 5) ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 9:50 am


Strong storms expected tonight in Middle Tennessee - WKRN News 2

Strong storms expected tonight in Middle Tennessee  WKRN News 2

New information indicates that the risk for widespread severe weather is lower, however, do not let your guard down. Storms that develop tonight are expected to ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 9:50 am


Cave diver who helped save Thai soccer team is rescued from Tennessee cave - CNN

Cave diver who helped save Thai soccer team is rescued from Tennessee cave  CNN

A cave diver from the UK, who was part of the team involved in saving the Thai soccer team last year, needed rescuing after becoming trapped in a cave in ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 4:52 am


GoFundMe campaign created for York County woman killed in Tennessee - York Daily Record

GoFundMe campaign created for York County woman killed in Tennessee  York Daily Record

Olivia Cunningham was killed in a "random shooting" at an outlet mall.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 1:43 am


President Trump approves disaster declaration after flooding in Tennessee - Knoxville News Sentinel

President Trump approves disaster declaration after flooding in Tennessee  Knoxville News Sentinel

President Donald Trump approved a disaster declaration on Wednesday for the state of Tennessee, making federal funds available to help repair damage from ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 10:37 pm


Tennessee's TNReady testing goes smoothly during heaviest testing days - Chalkbeat Tennessee

Tennessee's TNReady testing goes smoothly during heaviest testing days  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Tennessee's school districts are nearly halfway through TNReady testing, and for the first time in three years, no major issues have been reported.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 10:09 pm


Tony Vitello has Tennessee baseball heading toward NCAA Tournament berth - Knoxville News Sentinel

Tony Vitello has Tennessee baseball heading toward NCAA Tournament berth  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee rebounded from an SEC-opening sweep to win six league games in the past three weekends.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 8:46 pm


Man accused in Tennessee kidnapping apprehended in Texas - Fox News

Man accused in Tennessee kidnapping apprehended in Texas  Fox News

Authorities in Texas have apprehended a car salesman accused of kidnapping a paralyzed Tennessee man and forcing him to hand over nearly $200000 cash.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 7:39 pm


Opioid crackdown: What Tennessee doctors were charged? We've got a list. - The Tennessean

Opioid crackdown: What Tennessee doctors were charged? We've got a list.  The Tennessean

Thirty-two Tennessee medical professionals were charged this week in a huge opioid investigation. Many were arrested Wednesday.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 7:05 pm


Tennessee “Felt Like Home” for Former Titans CB Alterraun Verner, Who Retired as a Titan Today - Titansonline.com

Tennessee “Felt Like Home” for Former Titans CB Alterraun Verner, Who Retired as a Titan Today  Titansonline.com

Former Titans cornerback Alterraun Verner signed a one-day contract with the team today and retired as a Titan.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 6:31 pm


Bill banning use of hand-held devices on any Tennessee road passes House - WTVC

Bill banning use of hand-held devices on any Tennessee road passes House  WTVC

A bill which will fine Tennessee drivers for talking on hand-held devices on any road in the state has passed through the House. Legislation which became law ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 6:16 pm


Tennessee legislature approves governor's call for a statewide charter school commission - Chalkbeat New York

Tennessee legislature approves governor's call for a statewide charter school commission  Chalkbeat New York

Tennessee took a big step this week toward creating a new charter school commission that could overrule local school boards' decisions to deny charter ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 6:11 pm


Former Tennessee Vols defender says Jeremy Pruitt is "elite" - atozsportsnashville.com

Former Tennessee Vols defender says Jeremy Pruitt is "elite"  atozsportsnashville.com

Tennessee Vols head coach Jeremy Pruitt has received a lot of endorsements since being hired by Phillip Fulmer at UT. One of those.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 5:46 pm


60 arrested in opioid takedown across 11 states, including Tennessee - WREG NewsChannel 3

60 arrested in opioid takedown across 11 states, including Tennessee  WREG NewsChannel 3

Some 60 defendants, including doctors, pharmacists and other medical professionals, were indicted as the result of the Appalachian Regional Prescription ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 4:17 pm


Tennessee 'Rock Doc' traded opioids and fentanyl patches for sex, feds say - The Tennessean

Tennessee 'Rock Doc' traded opioids and fentanyl patches for sex, feds say  The Tennessean

The charges are the culmination of a DEA investigation that has lasted more than two years.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 3:56 pm


How much youth will be served on Tennessee's offensive line? - Knoxville News Sentinel

How much youth will be served on Tennessee's offensive line?  Knoxville News Sentinel

This is Part I of a series examining Tennessee's roster after spring practice. Today, we look at the offensive line.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 3:04 pm


Police: Pennsylvania woman killed in Tennessee mall shooting - Allentown Morning Call

Police: Pennsylvania woman killed in Tennessee mall shooting  Allentown Morning Call

Police say a man apparently fatally shot a Pennsylvania woman and wounded a Massachusetts man outside an outlet mall in eastern Tennessee before killing ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 1:38 pm


Tennessee offensive line moving up in SEC East rankings - Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee offensive line moving up in SEC East rankings  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee offensive line counting heavily on big freshmen.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 10:00 am


Tennessee deputies investigate deadly shooting - WPSD Local 6

Tennessee deputies investigate deadly shooting  WPSD Local 6

WEAKLEY COUNTY, TN − We're working to learn more details about a deadly shooting that happened overnight Tuesday into Wednesday in Weakley County, ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 9:51 am


Tennessee football found path to greatness 30 years ago; can it again? - Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee football found path to greatness 30 years ago; can it again?  Knoxville News Sentinel

Another Tennessee spring football practice has concluded with the usual twin takeaways: optimism and inconclusiveness. Fans want so badly to see signs of ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 9:00 am


Tennessee governor huddles with school leaders in cities affected by his voucher proposal - Chalkbeat Tennessee

Tennessee governor huddles with school leaders in cities affected by his voucher proposal  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Gov. Bill Lee got an earful Tuesday during a closed-door meeting at the state Capitol with school leaders from the five cities that would be affected by his ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 2:11 am


Tennessee Advances Bill That Could Make It Harder to Register New Voters - The New York Times

Tennessee Advances Bill That Could Make It Harder to Register New Voters  The New York Times

Tennessee lawmakers passed a bill through the state House on Monday that would fine community groups that submit incomplete voter-registration applications ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 10:26 pm


House lawmakers request tax dollars for chandeliers, Rob Schneider series, more - The Tennessean

House lawmakers request tax dollars for chandeliers, Rob Schneider series, more  The Tennessean

House lawmakers are considering spending taxpayer money to create a 10-episode Rob Schneider series, purchase two chandeliers for the state Capitol and ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 6:37 pm


After failure of heartbeat abortion bill, focus in Tennessee turns to 'trigger' law - The Tennessean

After failure of heartbeat abortion bill, focus in Tennessee turns to 'trigger' law  The Tennessean

When efforts to enact a heartbeat abortion bill failed, a dormant "trigger" law outlawing abortion should Roe v. Wade be overturned has now been resurrected.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 5:24 pm


Tennessee basketball: Why Rick Barnes said, 'I’m not supposed to be the coach at UCLA' - Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee basketball: Why Rick Barnes said, 'I’m not supposed to be the coach at UCLA'  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes explained why he turned down an offer from UCLA and stayed with UT Vols.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 3:19 pm


Where Tennessee basketball is ranked in early Top 25 lists - Knoxville News Sentinel

Where Tennessee basketball is ranked in early Top 25 lists  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee ranges from a top-five team to barely a Top 25 team in early 2019-20 rankings.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 11:00 am


Timberwolves' Robert Covington gives $75,000 to Tennessee State basketball team - The Tennessean

Timberwolves' Robert Covington gives $75,000 to Tennessee State basketball team  The Tennessean

The Tennessee State men's basketball team cashed in on a visit recently from Rob Covington, who made the largest single donation ever to the program.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 10:00 am


Severe storms a threat Thursday for Middle Tennessee - WKRN News 2

Severe storms a threat Thursday for Middle Tennessee  WKRN News 2

A strong system could generate severe thunderstorms across Middle Tennessee and Southern Kentucky on Thursday.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 9:16 am


Some politicians want an extra $350 million for Tennessee schools; here's what it would pay for - The Tennessean

Some politicians want an extra $350 million for Tennessee schools; here's what it would pay for  The Tennessean

The cost estimates for Tennessee's education funding formula are part of two proposals that would make changes to the state's Basic Education Program.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 2:42 am


Tennessee governor's voucher proposal is 'step backwards,' says civil rights, education coalition - Chalkbeat Colorado

Tennessee governor's voucher proposal is 'step backwards,' says civil rights, education coalition  Chalkbeat Colorado

A statewide coalition of more than 50 civil rights and education advocacy groups come out against Gov. Bill Lee's signature education proposal.

Published on 15 April 2019 | 5:24 pm


The GOP Movement to Gut Medicaid Has Come to Tennessee - Pacific Standard

The GOP Movement to Gut Medicaid Has Come to Tennessee  Pacific Standard

Tennessee has been purging people from its Medicaid rolls, while the legislature is working to promote caps on the program.

Published on 15 April 2019 | 3:00 pm


Tennessee hunter bags rare white 'turkey of a lifetime' - Fox News

Tennessee hunter bags rare white 'turkey of a lifetime'  Fox News

Cameron Bond of Warren County shot and killed the wild-looking turkey, which reportedly had a condition known as leucism.

Published on 15 April 2019 | 2:15 pm


'Turkey of a lifetime': Tennessee hunter kills bizarre albino turkey - USA TODAY

'Turkey of a lifetime': Tennessee hunter kills bizarre albino turkey  USA TODAY

Leucism, which is a loss of pigmentation, in birds is a genetic abnormality.

Published on 14 April 2019 | 5:32 pm


Tennessee hunter kills bizarre albino turkey in Rutherford County - The Tennessean

Tennessee hunter kills bizarre albino turkey in Rutherford County  The Tennessean

Leucism, which is a loss of pigmentation, in birds is a genetic abnormality.

Published on 13 April 2019 | 3:44 pm


Tennessee wants to make it harder to hold voter registration drives - CNN

Tennessee wants to make it harder to hold voter registration drives  CNN

Tennessee has one of the lowest voter registration rates in the country. Soon, it could get a lot harder to help people there register to vote.

Published on 13 April 2019 | 8:17 am


Barnes stays at Tennessee after UCLA push - ESPN

Barnes stays at Tennessee after UCLA push  ESPN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- After a hard push by UCLA, Rick Barnes has decided to remain the men's basketball coach at Tennessee. "The last few days have been ...

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Taylor Swift donates $113K to Tennessee LGBTQ advocacy group - The Tennessean

Taylor Swift donates $113K to Tennessee LGBTQ advocacy group  The Tennessean

"I'm writing you to say that I'm so inspired by the work you do," Taylor Swift said in a handwritten letter to Tennessee Equality Project.

Published on 8 April 2019 | 7:00 am


How 128000 Low-Income Kids Lost Health Care In Tennessee Over 2 Years - NPR

How 128000 Low-Income Kids Lost Health Care In Tennessee Over 2 Years  NPR

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Nashville Tennessean reporter Brett Kelman about why Tennessee's health insurance programs dropped more than 100000 ...

Published on 4 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Bill allowing Tennessee teachers to carry guns in schools advances in House committee - The Tennessean

Bill allowing Tennessee teachers to carry guns in schools advances in House committee  The Tennessean

A bill that would allow Tennessee teachers to carry guns in schools was approved Wednesday in a House subcommittee, despite a top law enforcement official, ...

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Lawmakers lower income limit for Tennessee vouchers eligibility - Chalkbeat Tennessee

Lawmakers lower income limit for Tennessee vouchers eligibility  Chalkbeat Tennessee

The bill now limits eligible households to those with an annual income that isn't more than double the threshold for free lunch under federal guidelines.

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Georgia lawmakers pass bill claiming portion of Tennessee border, river - WTVC

Georgia lawmakers pass bill claiming portion of Tennessee border, river  WTVC

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Georgia lawmakers have passed a bill seeking to claim land in Tennessee they believe belongs to their state. House Resolution 51 was ...

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Bridge collapses on Tennessee interstate, injuring one - CNN

Bridge collapses on Tennessee interstate, injuring one  CNN

One person was injured after a concrete railing fell from a bridge in Chattanooga, Tennessee, shutting down two interstate ramps at one of the busiest ...

Published on 1 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Tennessee erased insurance for at least 128,000 kids. Many parents don't know. - The Tennessean

Tennessee erased insurance for at least 128,000 kids. Many parents don't know.  The Tennessean

Tennessee children have been rapidly disenrolled from TennCare, Medicaid and CoverKids health insurance programs.

Published on 1 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Whirlwind storms pass through Tennessee on Saturday evening - NewsChannel5.com

Whirlwind storms pass through Tennessee on Saturday evening  NewsChannel5.com

A number of storms that hit part of western and middle Tennessee caused several warnings throughout the state on Saturday evening.

Published on 30 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Voucher bill has momentum in Tennessee, but faces many more votes to become law - Chalkbeat Tennessee

Voucher bill has momentum in Tennessee, but faces many more votes to become law  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Gov. Bill Lee's education voucher proposal has momentum after clearing two legislative committees, but still faces numerous votes to become law. So far, the bill ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Controversial education voucher proposal clears second hurdle in Tennessee legislature - Chalkbeat Tennessee

Controversial education voucher proposal clears second hurdle in Tennessee legislature  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Gov. Bill Lee notched a significant win as a key legislative committee advanced his controversial education voucher proposal. The Republican governor's plan to ...

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am








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