Brenda Bartee and Dr. Harry Bartee were at the lawyer's office for mediation about 1 p.m. CST, the Manchester police investigator said, but "the mediation apparently didn't go well." More>>
Eight of the occupants killed were not wearing seat belts; two of the fatalities were from in alcohol-related crashes. More>>
The original had electric motors used only to rewind the clock when the weights reached the floor and tripped the mercury switches -- which triggered the bell and winder mechanism.
State officials have confirmed that a strain of E. coli that sickened nine children has been matched to animal waste collected at an East Tennessee dairy farm that sells raw milk. More>>
Thanks to a new communications satellite launched in 2011, a company named Exede Internet is beaming a message of hope from outer space to those stranded in the Internet wastelands. More>>
Restaurants at eight Tennessee state parks will be open Nov. 28 to serve Thanksgiving dinner. More>>
Johnson's salary was frozen under the federal pay freeze. But his base salary paid for nine months of work, $712,500, represented only 12% of his total compensation. More>>
It's that time of the year again: Tennessee State Parks is offering special winter rates. More>>
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam says the state has benefited from a company hired to manage its assets, despite a comptroller's report that suggests the company may have benefited from its own advice, creating a conflict of... More>>
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam says he's committed to improving the salaries of the state's teachers and plans to provide some degree of funding in his proposed budget to start doing so. More>>
The dam's engineers chose a location on the Tennessee River near Jasper, TN, because the river was narrow there, and that stretch -- the Tennessee River Gorge -- was notoriously tough to navigate because of turbulent waters. More>>
In a county where fireworks stores are outnumbered only by churches, the command to "love thy neighbor" is forgotten each year when the game is played. More>>
A new report shows there were more than 7,500 cases of bullying reported in Tennessee's public schools during the 2012-13 school year. More>>
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and law enforcement agencies across the state will be collecting unused prescription medications on Saturday. More>>
Grundy County is getting a $200,000 grant to construct a multi-purpose recreational trail along the former Mountain Goat railroad bed. More>>
Nearly 400 state workers in the Tennessee Department of Labor are being furloughed because of the partial federal government shutdown. More>>
The American Civil Liberties Union - Tennessee has sent letters to school administrators to give them legal information regarding school-sponsored prayer at public school football programs.
Premiums under the cheapest plan offered in Tennessee would average $181 per month, the third-lowest rate in the country. More>>
The Tennessee State Library and Archives is adding more than 1 million newspaper pages to its free online collection. More>>
Shaw Industries announced Tuesday plans to expand its facility in South Pittsburg. More>>
State elections officials nationwide have declared Tuesday National Voters Registration Day to encourage people to register and participate. More>>
Although state officials have made improvements in how driver service centers operate, motorists still have long wait times for service. More>>
State Troopers and police are cracking down on dangerous driving this Labor Day weekend. Agencies from six states, including Tennessee and Georgia, team up for Hands Across the Border. More>>
Twelve recreational trails program grants were announced today. More>>
The grant, of $150,000, will help "stabilize properties" in the New Hope Subdivision and can be used repair gutters, complete the installation of sidewalks and more.
The ordinance has passed one or all readings in Manchester, Monteagle, all five towns in Franklin County, and Tracy City and Palmer in Grundy County. More>>
TDOT has announced which projects it will accept bids for on August 30. More>>
The Governor's Children's Cabinet of Tennessee awarded 137 children's computers to libraries and family childcare programs across Tennessee. More>>
DesJarlais was first elected in 2010. But the congressman, who has run as a staunch pro-life advocate, was rocked in 2012 by revelations showing he had encouraged a patient to seek an abortion in 2000. More>>
The Tennessee Highway Patrol says traffic fatalities on state roadways have declined nearly 14 percent for the first six months of 2013, compared with the same period last year. More>>
Rhea county's Michael Neal has mastered the art of juggling. At 21-years-old he runs and operates the Dayton Boat Dock which is hosting this weekend's FLW fishing tournament on Chickamauga Lake.
It started as a challenge between a Tennessee fishing pro and his wife to make better fishing tackle.
As summer starts, many of us will be spending more time outdoors. From falls, to snake bites, there are dangers out there. There's also a right and a wrong way to treat injuries. More>>
David Gordon Jenkins is described as a white male with brown hair and brown eyes. He is 5'10" and weighs approximately 185 lbs. He has numerous tattoos on his arms, left shoulder, chest, back and thighs, as well as numerous scars. More>>
The visitors and the festival itself put more than $50 million into the local Manchester and Tennessee economies last year. More>>
State transportation officials say a DeKalb County bridge over the Caney Fork River will be closed for about 20 hours this weekend. More>>
Showers and storms should end by around sunset this Sunday evening. Please be aware that even after storms are gone some roads/intersections may remain under water from flash flooding. More>>
People living in one Grundy County town have been under a strict "no contact" order with its main waterway, but after more than a decade, it's changed.
A 13-year-old water advisory is coming to an end in Grundy County. More>>
A man who pleaded guilty to production of child pornography was sentenced to prison time. More>>
A one-vehicle car accident on State Road 50 in Pelham, Tenn., left one dead Wednesday afternoon, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol. More>>
Dutch Maid Bakery and Café in Tracy City was rewarded the first prize in the Southeast Retail Bakers Association's (SRBA) 2013 Convention on April 13. More>>
Jamie Ruehling says his childhood dreams came true in just one phone call. More>>
The rockslide, which occurred near mile marker 17.7, is also at the same site as an active Tennessee Department of Transportation rockslide mitigation project. More>>
Despite the pause in road construction on Tennessee roadways for the Easter weekend, there may be some lane closures and some workers in construction zones. More>>
A new study, released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, showed most U.S. drivers reported talking on their cellphone and about one in three read or sent text or email messages when driving. More>>
Three Grundy County residents have been indicted on forgery charges. More>>