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Daylight Saving Time bill passes Tennessee House
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) â€” The Daylight Saving Time bill has passed Tennessee's house. HB 0247 aims to establish Daylight Saving Time as the standard time in Tennessee. The legislation passed a House floor vote Monday. It still must pass the state Senate, be signed off by Governor Lee, then go to C
19 indicted for conspiracy to distribute meth, cocaine and weed in Tennessee
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Officials said 19 people have been charged on two separate indictments for conspiracy to distribute meth, cocaine, and marijuana in west Tennessee. March 18, a federal grand jury indicted four defendants with conspiracy to distribute meth. One count was being a felon in possession o
Gun fired at Easter celebration
As hundreds gathered to celebrate Easter Sunday at Columbia’s Fairview Park, at least one gunshot shot rang out from the popular green space as the celebration was beginning to come to a close.
Marshall County Meetings April 2019
1. The Marshall County Building Committee will meet Monday, April 15th at 6:00 p.m. This meeting will be held at the Courthouse Annex kitchen area Room 2209. 2. The Marshall County Board of Public Utilities will hold its regular monthly meeting Tuesday, April 16th at 9:00 a.m. at 624 west Commerce S
Waffle House shooting lawsuit: Dispatchers sent emergency responders to wrong Waffle House
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) â€” Shaundelle Brooks, mother of Waffle House shooting victim Akilah DaSilva, has filed a lawsuit against Metro Government in connection to the deadly Waffle House shooting that happened one year ago Monday. Investigators believe Travis Reinking entered the Antioch Waffle Hou
19 indicted in West Tennessee drug trafficking sweep
JACKSON, Tenn. — Nineteen people have been indicted in two separate drug trafficking indictments in West Tennessee. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee D. Michael Dunavant announced the indictments Monday.
Reese Witherspoon's Son Tennessee Wrote Her the Funniest Note!
The 43-year-old actress just shared a super cute note that. wrote all by himself, asking about his Easter candy. Reese took to her Twitter to share a copy of the note, which read, “Mom, do you know where mi candy is?”
Armed & dangerous Appalachian Trail hiker may be on his way to Tennessee
A hiker on the Appalachian Trail who threatened hikers Sunday in North Carolina could be on his way to Tennessee, according to Unicoi County authorities. Sheriff Mike Hensley told WCYB that the man is considered armed and dangerous and was last seen carrying a machete and a knife.
EARTHQUAKES SHAKE EAST TENNESSEE SUNDAY AND MONDAY
Another earthquake rattled East Tennessee Monday morning. A 2.3-magnitude quake shook Dayton, Tennessee, Monday morning. The seismic activity took place at 8:23 a.m. Eastern Time, according to the United States Geological Survey.
1 injured in shooting during community gathering at Fairview Park
COLUMBIA, TN (WSMV) - Police say one person was injured in a shooting Sunday afternoon in Columbia. Police say that the shooting happened around 4:30 p.m. at Fairview Park in Columbia. The male victim was transported to Vanderbilt. His condition is unknown at this point.
Thousands of acres in Kentucky and Tennessee will be protected as wildlife habitat
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Nature Conservancy, a nonprofit aimed at conserving land and water, is acquiring 100,000 acres of forest split between southeast Kentucky and northeast Tennessee.
Fayetteville man loses two family members to suicide, says Easter is a reason to have hope ‘in another way’
FAYETTEVILLE, TN (WAFF) - Easter, if nothing else, is a day of celebrating resurrection and overcoming darkness. Harold Dawkins has had no shortage of darkness in his life. The former Fayetteville First Presbyterian Lay pastor lost his father to suicide in 1981.
Marcy Jo’s On-The-Go sees successful first weekend at Rippavilla Plantation
PHOTO: Marcy Jo’s On-The-Go’s new location at the Rippavilla Plantation. / Photo by Alexander Willis. Marcy Jo’s Mealhouse & Bakery got off to a great start at the Rippavilla Plantation last weekend during its first two days of their new partnership.
CODE RED: Potential thunderstorms in Middle Tennessee Thursday evening
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--FOX 17 News has issued a CODE RED to alert residents and visitors to Nashville for the NFL Draft due to potential thunderstorms and rain on Thursday. FOX 17 News Chief Meteorologist Katy Morgan says currently, there is no severe weather anticipated. However, lightning will be the p
This One-Of-A-Kind Strawberry Farm In Tennessee Serves Up Fresh Homemade Cake To Die For
Tennessee in the springtime is arguably one of the most beautiful places in the greater United States. The rolling hills erupt in lush greenery, the fields flower, and the strawberries? Well, they ripen through the warmth of the springtime sunlight and find themselves ready and rarin’ for the pickin
Armed Robbery suspect in Lanett arrested in Tennessee
Lanett Police say a suspect in an armed robbery has been arrested in Tennessee. Authorities say back on April 15th, officers from the Lanett Police Department were called to the Marathon gas station in Lanett in reference to an armed robbery.
Tennessee town's movie theater censors 'Hellboy' on sign
DICKSON, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A Middle Tennessee town's movie theater is going viral after censoring a film's title on its sign. The Roxy Movie Theater in Dickson, Tennessee is making waves on social media after putting up "Heckboy" on their theater sign instead of "Hellboy."
Tenn. health officials contacting over 600 people possibly exposed to measles
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - The Tennessee Department of Health has confirmed that the case of measles in a visitor from Tennessee that Mississippi health officials are warning some residents about is the same case reported earlier last week in East Tennessee.
Spring Hill couple to appear on Wheel of Fortune Tuesday
Kandace and Ben Sechler of Spring Hill will be featured as contestants Tuesday night on the TV game show Wheel of Fortune, where the couple will have the chance to win tens of thousands of dollars, as well as a all expense-paid trip to the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.
Threat put Zion on lockdown
Zion Christian Academy was placed on an alert last month after threatening posts were discovered on social media, The Daily Herald has learned. “As soon as we were made aware of this, we went on a soft lockout,” said school administrator Adam Thomas in an email sent to parents on March 28. “A soft l