SOUTH PITTSBURG, Tenn. -- Tennessee kicked off its most ambitious teacher training program in history on Tuesday, as thousands of teachers gathered to learn more about the changes that will accompany the new Common Core State Standards.
NASHVILLE -- Three more employees of the truck stop chain owned by the Cleveland Browns' owner and Tennessee's governor pleaded guilty Tuesday in what authorities call a scheme to cheat trucking firms out of rebates.
Two Chattanooga health care providers are among dozens of hospitals and clinics served subpoenas this week in connection with a federal lawsuit against the drug manufacturer at the root of last year's devastating meningitis outbreak.
Yes, the IRS targeted a group of people with a conservative leaning. Yes, the IRS tax exemption to social welfare groups that are political in nature is an abhorrent practice (liberal or conservative).
Bradley County seems to be preparing to become one of the first school systems in Tennessee to allow some teachers to arm themselves in the classroom.
The tassel is moved, the books are packed up, and the job search is on. Congratulations on completing that hard-earned diploma. As the last strains of Pomp and Circumstance fade away, consider a few simple but extremely powerful financial habits to cultivate now that are practically guaranteed to repay you many times over.
New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office for June 10-14:
Bernard Hughes answered a knock on the door of his apartment in the dark morning hours of June 29, 2010. He went outside to talk to the men in his yard.
MADISONVILLE, Tenn. - A man who was never charged after a 2009 shooting that killed one person and injured another has been bound over to the Monroe County, Tenn., grand jury on weapons charges.
The nation’s teacher-training programs do not adequately prepare would-be educators for the classroom, even as they produce almost triple the number of graduates needed, according to a survey of more than 1,000 programs released Tuesday.
The other night over dinner, we started talking about a summer vacation. Someone suggested driving to Florida to swim with the manatees.
Prosecutors told jurors Tuesday, at the beginning of the murder trial of Kaylon Bailey, that the victim told multiple people Bailey shot and killed him in his parent's driveway before he lapsed into a coma and later died.
The city of Niota is now a shell of its former self. The city's liability insurance expired Tuesday, and the Tennessee Municipal League Pool informed Niota's leaders that it will no longer offer rates to the city. The risk is too great, the TML said. People have filed too many claims against Niota.
WASHINGTON -- Legal opponents of U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann are fighting the congressman's second request to conceal his own court filings from the public.