MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Emergency management officials are cautioning residents about the dangers associated with an approaching winter storm expected to bring ice, sleet and possibly snow to the mid-South region. Temperatures are expected to drop into the 30s in areas including West Tennessee. Counties will be under winter storm watches and warnings tomorrow.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Highway Patrol and state Department of Safety and Homeland Security say a goal to have zero fatalities on Interstate 40 over the Thanksgiving holiday appears to have been met. Seven other states participated in the challenge. Each agency was asked to assign a trooper every 20 miles along I-40.
GOLDEN POND, Ky. (AP) - The Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area is canceling all camping and other programs scheduled for this weekend because of winter storm predictions. All visitors will be asked to leave, including campers in backcountry sites of the recreation area on the Kentucky-Tennessee border.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee has hired Brett Huebner as its chief financial officer and senior associate athletics director. The 36-year-old Huebner will be responsible for all financial management and business operations for Tennessee athletics.
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