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Lawmaker: Student in T-shirt lawsuit didn’t go on field trip

The student filed suit about school forcing students to wear t-shirts supporting controversial lawmaker on a field trip to his office.

Tennessee gov. says he regrets wearing Confederate uniform

Lee was 17 when he joined the Kappa Alpha fraternity at Auburn, which held the "Old South" party every spring.

Tennessee governor proposes $40M to improve school safety

The priority will be to spend the money on SROs

Mudslide kills one in East Tennessee mountains

UPDATE: The Tennessee Highway Patrol says the slide happened before daylight.  A 62 year old Jonesboro man drove his pickup into hole that had just...

Lawmakers propose bill to ban gay marriage in Tennessee

it would "defend natural marriage between one man and one woman, regardless of any court decision to the contrary."
Hopkinsville, KY

Ky. police officer shot during pursuit; 1 suspect arrested

Suspect captured south of Clarksville in Cunningham, Tennessee

Family recovering after house explosion

CEDAR HILL, Tenn. (AP) - Law enforcement officials say a Robertson County home exploded after a woman attempted to light a water heater. According to...

TVA & EMA prepare for serious flooding next week

We're bracing for six or more inches of rainfall next week.

TVA closes two coal plants, names Lyash as new CEO

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) -- National eyes rested on Chattanooga this morning as the Tennessee Valley Authority's board voted on the closure of two coal...

TVA votes to close 2 old coal plants

The board also picked Jeffrey Lyash as the new president and chief executive officer

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