The U.S. Highway 41 bridge replacement project has stalled as the contractor waits for state approval of a steel erection plan, officials said.
Friends of the B.B. Comer Bridge east of Scottsboro, Ala., say they'll continue efforts to preserve the 83-year-old, truss-style steel span over the Tennessee River despite what state officials say will be an "uphill battle."
Sequatchie County voters overwhelmingly shot down a wheel tax referendum in a special election on Tuesday.
Joe Baxter must have nerves of steel. Or maybe he's hard of hearing.
Chattanooga attorney H. Owen Maddux's law license has been suspended for nine months for violating the Tennessee Rules of Professional conduct in his representation of two clients.
Customers seeking relief from runny noses and headaches will have to take an extra step before buying pseudoephedrine-based cold medicine after Manchester, Tenn., officials passed an ordinance this week requiring a doctor’s prescription for the medication.
With new gun laws taking effect Aug. 1, Northeast Alabama sheriff’s offices will hold training classes for the public on carrying handguns with or without permits.
As more Tennessee municipalities pass ordinances requiring a doctor’s prescription for pseudoephedrine-based cold medicine, Manchester, Tenn., officials and a state advisory service are casting a wary eye on the new rules.
A February 2014 trial date has been set for one of three suspects taken into custody in the March 24 cornfield slaying of Cowan, Tenn., resident Corey N. Matthews.
When the Joel Ferrell Memorial Pool in Tullahoma, Tenn., was built, Jimmy Carter was president and American swimmer Mark Spitz was still basking in the glow of his seven Olympic gold medals from the Munich games.
One of two men charged earlier this month in a stabbing on Sequatchie County, Tenn.’s Lewis Chapel Mountain is free on bond as the victim in the incident recovers and a court hearing looms on Friday.
RIVERSIDE, Tenn. — Mother Nature has been unkind to the old route U.S. Highway 41 takes around Aetna Mountain between Haletown and Lookout Valley.
The B.B. Comer Bridge over the Tennessee River at Scottsboro, Ala., is the focus of a meeting set Thursday between those who want to save the bridge, lawmakers and state Department of Transportation officials.
Fall Creek Falls State Park, designed and constructed in the 1970s, is the focus of a $1.4 million project to renovate its popular fisherman cabins.
Today is the final day of early voting in Franklin County, Tenn.'s five municipal elections.
Don't go to the Backyard Grille looking for sophistication and white tablecloths.
Former Jackson County, Ala., administrator Sandra Erickson's firing in June has been upheld by the county personnel board, officials said.
A cellphone texting sting landed a 36-year-old Pikeville, Tenn., restaurant owner in the Bledsoe County Jail on charges of sexual misconduct with a minor.
A Jasper, Tenn., man is behind bars charged with attempted first-degree murder after police said he shot his wife in the face with a .22-caliber rifle Monday night.
A Pikeville, Tenn., man is facing charges of exploitation and solicitation in connection with a police sting conducted last week.
Jasper police have charged a 43-year-old local man with attempted murder after he reportedly shot his wife in the face with a .22-caliber rifle Monday night.
The fiancee of former Jo Dee Messina stage manager Thomas Colucci is back behind bars in Tennessee after waiving extradition from Florida to Coffee County, Tenn., on homicide charges.
All but one Franklin County, Tenn., town have contested races on the ballot for Aug. 1 municipal elections.
When longtime educators Bryce and Doris Slater moved in 1974 to land on Sand Mountain that would become their golf course, they had a vision.
Trenton, Ga.’s city revenues took a $42,000 dip in June that raises financial red flags despite a year-to-date surplus that easily balances it out.
In the darkness of a Tennessee cave, hundreds or even thousands of years ago, a native of the Cumberland Plateau traced the image of a bird in wet mud.
Longtime 12th Judicial District Court Judge Buddy Perry is hanging up his robes and going back to school.
SOUTH PITTSBURG, Tenn. — People in South Pittsburg said that in a matter of minutes the town's quaint downtown Wednesday night became a raging torrent that blasted through homes and buildings and piled up cars with telephone poles, mud and rock.
Much of downtown South Pittsburg, Tenn., including key highway Cedar Avenue, was closed down this morning as city and business officials focused on cleaning up in the wake of heavy rains and flooding Wednesday night.
TRENTON, Ga. — Charges against two Chattanooga bonding company employees in the nonfatal shooting of a Dade County, Ga., man they were trying to take into custody have been dropped.
PIKEVILLE, Tenn. — A Bledsoe County man who's been everywhere lives in the middle of nowhere.
A Georgia man was sentenced to life in prison Friday after pleading guilty to multiple counts of murder, aggravated assault and weapons charges for the 2012 killing of his father and brother and the shooting of his mother.
A Dalton, Ga., man was sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty today to multiple counts of murder, aggravated assault and weapons charges in the 2012 killings of his father and brother and shooting of his mother.
The fiancee of former Jo Dee Messina stage manager Thomas Colucci has been arrested in Florida in connection with his November 2012 slaying in Manchester, Tenn.
Authorities raided nine suspected labs and arrested dozens of people during a two-month methamphetamine investigation in Grundy County, Tenn., that began in April.
Grundy County, Tenn., deputies have rounded up more than 40 people during a two-month investigation that netted nine suspected methamphetamine labs from one end of the county to the other.
PIKEVILLE, Tenn. — Time seems to slow -- and maybe drift backward a little — when you walk through the creaking, decades-old door of the Mini-Outlet store home of WUAT Radio.
Former Pikeville, Tenn., Mayor Greg Johnson entered a guilty plea this week in Bledsoe County Circuit Court to charges stemming from his arrest last July on theft and official misconduct charges.
Folks in Tullahoma, Tenn., are ready for battle this morning on South Jackson Street.
Since municipalities in Franklin County, Tenn., started passing ordinances to put pseudoephedrine-based cold medicines behind a doctor's prescription, the idea is beginning to spread.
A state grant will fund half the cost of a $350,000 expansion of Dunlap, Tenn.'s Harris Park, reclaiming the sites of the former Sequatchie County Jail and the city's maintenance building.
SEWANEE, Tenn. — Construction is under way at Sewanee: The University of the South on an inn and conference center.
More than three months after high winds slammed into DeSoto State Park, the mountaintop facility east of Fort Payne, Ala., edged back toward normalcy with a regular menu Friday night at its Mountain Inn Restaurant.
TRENTON, Ga. — Static crackled over the airwaves atop the Dade County, Ga., slice of Sand Mountain on Wednesday when 11-year-old Sierra Saylors reached out to the world.
A historic Manchester, Tenn., factory that once produced pajamas, some even featuring superhero themes, is becoming home to an injection molding facility called Top Tenn LLC, to serve the region's automotive industries.
Four people have died in two separate apparent drownings investigated over the last few days at sites just a few miles apart in Northeast Alabama.
Franklin County, Tenn., is just a few readings away from rules making pseudoephedrine-based cold medicines available only by prescription.
Jackson County, Ala.'s county administrator was fired Monday by a unanimous vote by the County Commission.
Jackson County, Ala., administrator Sandra Erickson was fired Monday for “gross neglect” as the county struggles with its budget, according to county officials.
MANCHESTER, Tenn. — The parking lot at the Walmart near the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival site in Manchester looked like a tie-dye explosion.