Tennessee corn producers vote yes on assessment to promote product

Published Dec. 11 2018

Corn grown in Tennessee will now be promoted on a broader scale after state producers approved a 1-cent-per-bushel assessment to...

Tennessee U.S. Sen. Alexander's internal poll shows 65 percent approval among GOP voters

Published Dec. 10 2018

U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander's pollster says the Tennessee Republican is "in a strong position" to win the 2020 Senate GOP...

Tennessee Gov.-elect Bill Lee announces 4 cabinet appointments

Published Dec. 10 2018

Tennessee Gov.-elect Bill Lee has announced four appointments to his cabinet as he prepares to take over the top statewide...


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Remains of WWII Army private returning home to Tennessee

Published Dec. 7 2018

Officials say the remains of an Army infantryman who went missing during World War II have been identified and they...

U.S. Senate race in Tennessee saw record-setting $93 million spent

Published Dec. 7 2018

A state record-setting $93 million-plus was spent in the open U.S. Senate contest in Tennessee that Marsha Blackburn won last...

Tennessee governor-elect names 4 more new staffers

Published Dec. 7 2018

Incoming Gov. Bill Lee has named four more staffers as he prepares to take office next month.

Officers not charged for killing man during welfare check

Published Dec. 7 2018

Criminal charges won't be filed against two Tennessee police officers who killed a man police say refused to drop a...

Tennessee's statewide water plan stops short of providing answers

Published Dec. 6 2018

In what could be a capstone of his governorship, outgoing Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam released a 52-page report Tuesday to...

Tennessee electrocutes second inmate in 2 months

Published Dec. 6 2018

A Tennessee inmate is scheduled to become the second person to die in the state's electric chair in as many...

Tennessee Supreme Court: Woman convicted as teen could be free after 51 years

Published Dec. 6 2018

Tennessee's Supreme Court is clarifying that a woman convicted of first-degree murder as a teen could be released from prison...

Sen. Lamar Alexander pays tribute on Senate floor to retiring Sen. Bob Corker

Published Dec. 6 2018

Tennessee's senior U.S. senator, Lamar Alexander, spoke from the Senate floor in Washington, D.C., today to honor his colleague Sen....

Closed primary elections plan sparks debate among Tennessee's Republican lawmakers

Published Dec. 5 2018

Tennessee's presumed next House speaker, Republican Glen Casada, has a personal take on the controversy over state GOP leaders' desire...


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Lee Co. denies allegations in wrongful termination suit

Published Dec. 5 2018

The company chaired by Tennessee's newly elected governor is denying allegations it wrongfully terminated an employee who requested medical leave.

Haslam appoints 20 members to advisory boards for University of Tennessee system

Published Dec. 5 2018

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam on Wednesday appointed 20 members to the new advisory boards for each of the four campuses...

Death-row inmate chooses fried chicken, awaits court rulings

Published Dec. 5 2018

A Tennessee death row inmate has selected a last meal of fried chicken, mashed potatoes, biscuits and coffee as he...

Probe ongoing in bus crash that killed 1 child, hurt dozens

Published Dec. 5 2018

Most of the youth football players and adults who were injured when a charter bus rolled off an interstate and...

Haslam releases statewide water plan, seeks public feedback

Published Dec. 4 2018

Tennessee has long been one of the few states without a long-range water strategy, but Gov. Bill Haslam wants that...

Tennessee Senate Democrats elect Yarbro, Akbari as leaders

Published Dec. 4 2018

Tennessee's five-member state Senate Democratic Caucus on Tuesday elected Sens. Jeff Yarbro of Nashville and Raumesh Akbari of Memphis to...

Stranded man rescued after setting fire on Bluff Mountain

Published Dec. 4 2018

A Tennessee official says a man stranded for three days on a mountain after crashing an all-terrain vehicle has been...

Tennessee inmate asks US Supreme Court to halt execution

Published Dec. 4 2018

A condemned Tennessee inmate is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to halt his Thursday execution and consider his claims that...

One child dead, 45 people hurt in Arkansas charter bus crash

Published Dec. 3 2018

One child was killed and at least 45 people were injured when a charter bus carrying youth football players from...

Johnson defeats Bell in Tennessee's state Senate majority leader race

Published Dec. 3 2018

Tennessee Senate Republicans on Monday elected Jack Johnson of Franklin over Mike Bell of Riceville as the GOP Caucus' new...

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam to attend Bush funeral

Published Dec. 3 2018

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam will attend the funeral service for former President George H.W. Bush in Washington D.C.