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Dying witness breaks open 1973 cold-case murder of Tennessee trucker, prosecutor says

A dying witness, in his final moments, gave authorities investigating a 1973 cold case murder the break they'd been hoping for, a Tennessee prosecutor said. The tip that led to Max Benson Calhoun’s indictment came from a witness who was suffering from a terminal illness “and wanted to tell what they

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CODE RED: Additional Middle Tennessee counties added to Winter Weather Advisory

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--A Winter Weather Advisory has been extended to include locations around Clarksville, Dover, and Erin Tennessee. A wintry mix will be possible for those areas as well as Robertson and Sumner counties as early as 8 p.m. Friday. Light ice accumulation is possible but could create slic

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Video: Top-ranked Tennessee has no 'magic dust'

The way things are going at the moment for Tennessee, many are starting to wonder if the Vols have created some secret sauce to turn a team with no top-100 prospects into the top-ranked team in college basketball.

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Clemson recruiting: Prospects to watch in Tennessee for 2020

Clemson has signed a handful of prospects from the state of Tennessee during Dabo Swinney’s tenure, most recently four-star linebacker Kane Patterson in the 2019 class and wide receivers Tee Higgins and Amari Rodgers in 2017.

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Lee announces plan to beef up STEM offerings in Tennessee schools

Gov. Bill Lee said Wednesday that he wants to expand science, technology, engineering, and mathematics offerings in Tennessee’s K-12 schools — and he’ll set aside $4 million in his proposed budget to pay for his so-called Future Workforce Initiative.

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College basketball picks, odds, schedule: Predictions for Kentucky vs. Tennessee, and other big games Saturday

With each passing day that gets us closer to Selection Sunday, the stakes for conference games ratchet up a level. It will be at full tilt on Saturday. On the line this weekend is not only the all-important carrot hanging over top teams at this stage in the season -- a potential No. 1 seed for March

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Tennessee man says victim in serial killer’s sketch is his murdered mother

MEMPHIS, TN (WREG/CNN) - A Tennessee man says a confessed serial killer’s sketch solves the mystery as to who killed his mother more than two decades ago. The last time Anthony Jones saw his mother was Christmas Eve in 1996 when he was 15.

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This Beautiful Hike In Tennessee Has A Mouthwatering Restaurant Right Along The Trail

Ah, Tennessee. There’s no other state like it. From the banks of the Mississippi to the summits of the Smokies, you can see some of the most incredible scenery, and it’s often best experienced on the trail. But if there’s anything that anyone knows about hiking, it’s that it makes you hungry. Luckil

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Second fatal case of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease reported in Middle Tennessee

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - For the second time in less than a month, a Tennessee family is mourning a loved one who died from Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, something doctors say is a one-in-a-million diagnosis.

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What John Calipari said about No. 1 Tennessee ahead of Saturday's showdown

The college basketball world will have their eyes on Lexington, Kentucky, Saturday when No. 1 Tennessee travels to No. 5 Kentucky. SEC play is nearing its end, and this could turn out to be one of the best regular season games of the year.

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The Breathtaking Waterfall Restaurant In Tennessee Where The View Is As Good As The Food

We say it time and time again: Tennessee is absolutely full of fascinating history, stunning views, and delicious food. And there’s one spot in the hills of Tennessee that’s known for serving up all three. The Amis Mills Eatery sits on the historic Thomas Amis Estate and serves up some of the best S

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Citizens Bank of Tennessee Expands its Employee Communications Capability

Founded in 1934, Citizens Bank in Tennessee is marking its 85th year in business. A Preferred Lender with the U.S. Small Business Administration, the bank prides itself on providing enhanced financial services and personalized service to its customers throughout East Tennessee.

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Obtaining a carry permit in Tennessee

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) - After Wednesday, where a man shot his wife at a dentist office, Sullivan County Sheriff Jeff Cassidy is calling one man a hero. Larry Seagroves, who was a patient in the office and a handgun carry permit owner, shot the suspect and held him until law enforcement arrived.

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Tennessee sheriff must stop jailing some poor offenders

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A federal judge on Thursday ordered a Tennessee sheriff to stop jailing some people simply because they can't afford bail. The ruling in U.S. District Court in Nashville pertains to misdemeanor offenders in Giles County who are arrested for probation violations and given a predete

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Tennessee Basketball: CBS Sports reporter has Vols among his Final Four teams

The Tennessee Vols have the top ranked basketball team in the nation, but that doesn’t mean they’re a lock to make a deep NCAA tournament run. Obviously the Vols will be one of the favorites when the calendar flips to March, but they still have to perform when it counts. All it takes is on bad game

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Nashville signs pro-LGBTQ order while Tennessee Republicans push license to discriminate

As Tennessee lawmakers pursue legislation targeting the LGBTQ community, Nashville Mayor David Briley signaled on Monday there will be no hate in his city. Briley signed an executive order intended to boost LGBTQ-owned businesses in “Music City, U.S.A.” The order allows Nashville businesses to regis

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Following Tee to Tennessee? Elite 2020 California receiver lands offer from Vols

Tee Martin finally made his way back home to Rocky Top this offseason but don’t think the former California native has severed all ties to the West Coast following his hiring on Jeremy Pruitt’s staff.

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There’s A Restaurant Tucked Away In This Tennessee State Park That You’ll Want To Visit

Tennessee is known for many things, including their incredible Southern cooking and the absolutely stunning landscapes that can be found throughout the state. But when it comes to choosing between those things, we love asking the important question: “Why not have both?” Luckily, there’s a truly fant

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Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander calls Trump national emergency 'unnecessary, unwise'

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander says President Donald Trump's decision to announce a national emergency is "unnecessary, unwise and inconsistent with the U.S. Constitution."

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SEC Basketball Power Rankings: Tennessee and Kentucky pulling away from the pack, mid-tier teams face must-win games

The SEC is down to only three ranked teams in the latest AP Poll — No. 1 Tennessee, No. 5 Kentucky and No. 19 LSU. However, that doesn’t mean the basketball isn’t good across the conference.

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