Manchester Police Department officials confirmed this afternoon that detectives are investigating a shooting that happened in front of a lawyers office on North Spring Street about 1 p.m. CST today.
WINCHESTER, Tenn. — The 77-year-old Franklin County Courthouse clock hasn't worked reliably for most of Keith Henley's lifetime.
A Rocky Face, Ga., man charged in April with stabbing a Walker County man to death was sentenced to life in prison after he was found guilty of felony murder this week in Whitfield County.
The results of a Tennessee Bureau of Investigation probe into a fatal shooting by a Marion County deputy in September will be submitted soon to 12th Judicial District Attorney Mike Taylor, but officials remain mum on the outcome.
A meth lab fire Sunday night in Franklin County, Tenn., injured nine officers who responded to an Estill Springs campground to investigate reported domestic violence and a possible meth operation.
A meth lab fire Sunday night in Franklin County injured nine officers who answered a domestic violence call in Estill Springs.
LOOKOUT VALLEY — The Chattanooga region’s interstates and major U.S. and state highways will be flooded with state troopers and safety messages over the Thanksgiving holiday under a state and national effort to minimize traffic fatalities.
Tennessee Highway Patrol troopers will be out in force and posting safety messages over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend as part of a safety mission called the “I-40 Challenge: the Drive Toward Zero Fatalities.”
Fired former Jackson County, Ala., administrator Sandra Erickson on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against the County Commission, its members and chairman, claiming breach of contract, wrongful termination, defamation and denial of due process.
A donation of thousands of dollars worth of state-of-the-art mechanical equipment will give students at Coffee County Central High School an edge seeking jobs in manufacturing industries.
In the cold dark of night, small groups of men at the direction of President Abraham Lincoln undertook a secret, one-night guerrilla operation to burn nine railroad bridges in Confederate-occupied East Tennessee.
Y.B. Ashby wasn't born in Grundy County, Tenn., but her soil is billowed by his grave. It's where his heart found a home and his soul took root.
Maybe Kelly Sharpton couldn't bear the pain any longer.
Cleveland, Tenn.'s Museum Center at 5ive Points is calling for submissions to display in its annual quilt show to open in late January, according to officials.
An agreement between a nonprofit group looking to save the B.B. Comer Bridge in Scottsboro, Ala., from the wrecking ball and the company contracted to demolish it could lead to the old steel span's preservation.
State auditors tallied 17 findings in a review of financial statements of Sequatchie County, Tenn., for the year ended June 30, including improper money transfers and disbursals and 152 "missing" inmate phone cards.
Former state Sen. Eric Stewart has been charged in Franklin County, Tenn., with theft and fraud stemming from a continuing investigation into his insurance business, according to court records and officials.
Former state Sen. Eric Stewart has been arrested in Franklin County on theft and fraud charges stemming from his insurance business, according to court records and officials.
NORMANDY, Tenn. -- It was like a scene from a horror movie as Ricky Greene slipped his hand into the darkness under a concrete slab that had been pried up from his yard in Coffee County.
HALETOWN, Tenn. — Gigantic steel girders are going up on the new U.S. Highway 41 bridge over the Tennessee River in Marion County as work resumes on the project that had been delayed for months.
Longtime Georgia House Rep. Jay Neal, R-LaFayette, is stepping down from his seat to take an appointment by Gov. Nathan Deal to a state Department of Corrections post.
An Estill Springs, Tenn., man is free on a $125,000 bond after firing a shotgun at teens who were rolling their principal's yard with toilet paper.
CLEVELAND, Tenn. — When Kim San Chinese Restaurant opened on Keith Street here in 1986, mullets were the style, MTV was cool, cellphones were science fiction and the Commodore 64 computer was the height of technology.
Trenton seems to fit the model. Two people died there about a block from each other. Ringgold does, too. Death toll there: 8.
Two tornado shelters with room for at least 100 people are almost completed in Bridgeport, Ala., among the latest of 25 such facilities planned across Jackson County.
Four towns in Jackson and DeKalb counties in Alabama received more than $750,000 to divvy up for sidewalk projects for residents and schoolchildren to use.
As Congress nears agreement on ending the federal shutdown, Aerospace Testing Alliance, the primary contractor at Arnold Air Force Base in Tullahoma, Tenn., is in the odd position of sending workers home by the hundreds while preparing to hire new workers for a heavy schedule of testing set to begin next week.
MANCHESTER, Tenn. — It all started with a toy cap gun.
A notice at the top of Alabama State Parks' online homepage says it all:
Scottsboro, Ala., officials have taken an unusual step to woo another retailer into the former Food World building now owned by Second Street Plaza LLC.
Scottsboro, Ala.'s street superintendent has been suspended without pay for 30 days for violating city policies, officials said.
Tennessee's battered and beaten stretch of U.S. Highway 41 on the backside of Aetna Mountain in Marion County is being reformed into a smoother, safer connector between Lookout Valley and Guild, officials say.
Grundy County commissioners split a vote passing a property tax resolution that hikes the rate by 41 cents -- a 19.6 percent increase -- to pay for increases in the cost of living, minimum wage, state-mandated salaries and the coming costs of operating and maintaining a planned multimillion-dollar jail.
No charges have been filed in connection with a shooting Tuesday in Tullahoma, Tenn., that claimed the life of a Tullahoma High School student and wounded his uncle, authorities said Friday.
A Jackson County, Ala., group seeking to preserve the B.B. Comer Bridge near Scottsboro got a shot in the arm from an Iowa preservationist who made a recent visit to see the 83-year-old steel truss-style span over the Tennessee River.
A former Bledsoe County Emergency Medical Services director has been arrested on a 34-count federal indictment that charges him with forging federal forms and a doctor's signature to get hundreds of vials of morphine and Demerol.
Former Emergency Medical Service Director Larry Billingsley has been charged in a 34-count federal indictment with forging federal forms and signatures to get morphine, meperidine and Demerol, according to federal sources.
Drunken drivers in Coffee County, Tenn., are the target of more than $265,000 in grant funding for DUI enforcement and prosecution, with the biggest chunk going to 14th Judicial District Attorney Mickey Layne's office for two positions.
The solution to the U.S. Postal Service's reduced operating hours at many of its rural offices is sprouting up like dandelions all over the region.
Jackson County, Ala., commissioners passed a 2013-14 budget last week with more than a $900,000 deficit, but it will remain a work in progress as officials study ways to realign revenue streams and find more cuts.
Britton Bridge LLC and the Tennessee Department of Transportation have reached an agreement on the steel plan for the U.S. Highway 41 bridge project in Marion County, officials say.
Shaw Industries Group's $40 million investment in its South Pittsburg, Tenn., plant is the latest in the company's efforts to return to early-2000s production and employment levels and the most recent boost to Marion County's jobs picture.
Landon Robbins was an energetic boy who could eat corn on the cob, one ear after another.
A former Winchester, Tenn., finance director was handcuffed and hauled off to prison this week after her appeal to the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals was denied, court documents show.
A second suspect has been arrested in the quadruple homicide that left several teenagers dead in a car on Renegade Mountain last week.
A South Pittsburg, Tenn., man accused in the February 2011 shooting of a 50-year-old Marion County resident pleaded guilty to a homicide charge and an unrelated methamphetamine charge that together netted him 12 years in prison.
The man accused in the 2011 shooting death of Marion County resident Kenneth Hudson pleaded guilty Wednesday in Criminal Court to homicide charges, officials said.
The 5-year-old Rhea County boy found dead Aug. 30 in a home north of Spring City had been forced to eat dish washing soap and cigarette butts when whippings didn't work.
DAYTON, Tenn. — Cigarette butts that a 5-year-old boy was forced to eat as punishment by his mother and her boyfriend were found in the boy’s stomach during an autopsy.
A Jasper Middle School eighth-grader accused of threatening his school in a Facebook post was charged Monday with making terroristic threats and has been transferred to another school system.