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Memphis' Penny Hardaway: Tennessee players all 'ran over to fight'
players left their bench and "ran over to fight" with "fists balled" as tempers threatened to boil over late in the Volunteers' 102-92 road win Saturday. During a timeout with less than a minute to play, two Memphis players and one Tennessee player were assessed technical fouls after exchanging word
Man charged in fatal Cumberland County wrong-way crash
CROSSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - A wrong-way driver was on drugs when he caused a head-on crash Saturday morning in Cumberland County that killed an 85-year-old Crossville woman, investigators said.
OUTDOORS -- CWD found in SW Tennessee
Ten cases of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) have been detected in two Tennessee counties. Seven have been found in Fayette County and three in Hardeman County. Back in March, I wrote a column about CWD.
East Tennessee just had another earthqake
The quake was about 14 miles deep and is one of several to hit East Tennessee this week.
Elderly Crossville woman killed in vehicle crash
An elderly person is killed in a vehicle crash just outside Crossville.A vehicle is hit head-on on State Route 101 North in Cumberland County at around 10:30 a.m. Saturday, according to The Tennessee Highway Patrol. The passenger of the vehicle hit, 85-year-old Bessie Huxoll, of Crossville, died in
Autopsy: Tennessee mother shot 34 rounds into her children before killing herself
MAURY COUNTY, Tenn. (WZTV) — FOX 17 News has disturbing new details about a murder-suicide that shocked Maury County two months ago. Documents revealed that the mother shot 34 rounds into her four children before turning the gun on herself.
Chattanooga to launch Fish Lake Chick, hoping to follow Rhea County's success
Chattanooga will follow the lead of Rhea County, Tennessee, by marketing and coordinating tournament fishing to address concerns by local fishermen while using it as an economic driver for the region.
UPDATE: TBI assisting with homicide investigation in Meigs Co.
A homicide investigation is underway in Meigs County. Deputies with the Meigs County Sheriff's Department found the dead victim, Michael Joyner, in his home in the 200 block of Warren Lane Saturday, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. Deputies say it appeared he was shot.
Cyntoia Brown deserves clemency, Tennessee Democrats tell state's departing GOP governor
Democratic leaders in Tennessee are calling for the state’s outgoing Republican governor to grant clemency to a woman serving a life sentence for a murder she committed when she was a teenager.
Former Tennessee corrections officer charged with felony burglary and arson
BRISTOL, Va. (WJHL) - A former Tennessee correctional officer from Church Hill is set to appear in Bristol General Court on Monday for several charges, including felony burglary and arson.
Preliminary tests positive for Chronic Wasting Disease in Tennessee deer
A nightmare scenario has arrived as early testing returned positive findings for Chronic Wasting Disease in Tennessee despite regulation overhauls to combat its spread. Seven white-tailed deer in Fayette County and three in Hardeman County, in the western portion of the state, have preliminarily tes
Unloaded handgun found in student’s car at Cumberland County High
CROSSVILLE, TN (WSMV) - An unloaded handgun was found in a student’s vehicle at Cumberland County High School on Friday. Cumberland County Schools Director Janet Graham said in a news release the gun was discovered while administrators were conducting a search of a student’s vehicle for items unrela
Woman arrested for murder in Middle Tennessee after fentanyl overdose claims man's life
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--A woman wanted for second degree murder was arrested in Middle Tennessee on Thursday for her alleged role in a fentanyl overdose. The Knox County Sheriff's Office reports 27-year-old Grace Ellen Milner was arrested in Crossville on second degree murder indictments from a grand jury
Earthquakes shake eastern Tennessee, felt hundreds of miles away
DECATUR, Tenn. — Two earthquakes struck near eastern Tennessee Wednesday morning, rattling people awake across several Southeast states. The United States Geological Survey says the temblors hit near Decatur, Tennessee.
UPDATE: Historic Dunlap restaurant destroyed by grease fire
UPDATE: For 65 years there's been a restaurant in the same location on Rankin Avenue, but now Land's Restaurant in Dunlap is gone after a fire that started Wednesday night. Fire officials say a preliminary report shows it was a grease fire, and the fire was too big to extinguish, so they had to let
More small earthquakes rattle windows in East Tennessee
For a second straight day, parts of East Tennessee experienced small earthquakes. Wednesday, a 4.4 magnitude earthquake, centered near Decatur, Tennessee, occurred at around 4:15 am and was the second-largest quake on record in East Tennessee, behind only a 4.7 magnitude quake that occurred near Mar
Road rage incident leads to arrests
A road rage incident involving two neighboring families has resulted in the arrests of three persons and injuries to at least one of those involved, according to Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office reports.
Damage discovered at a Decatur church and helpful information on earthquake insurance
Across the region, many felt the magnitude 4.4 earthquake Wednesday morning in Meigs County, and one Decatur pastor believes the earthquake damaged his church. Peakland Baptist Church is only a mile away from the earthquake's epicenter, and members immediately noticed changes to their building after
InFive: Missing woman’s car found, Tennessee earthquake felt in Northern Virginia, and local dentist competing on ‘Jeopardy!’
Top news and notes from across Northern Virginia. Police searching for a missing Maryland woman found her car at Great Falls Park. A magnitude 4.4 earthquake centered in Tennessee rattled several southeastern states early Tuesday, with people in Woodbridge and Arlington reporting they felt it, accor
Cumberland County EMS ready for new stretchers
Cumberland County EMS took delivery of eight new Stryker Power Pro power stretchers Wednesday morning. “This is something we’re really proud of and tickled that we got them,” Chris Miller, Cumberland County EMS director, said. “These have been needed for a long time.”