Tennessee State News

Nashville

Immigration agent gives up after man aided by neighbors

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - An immigration agent gave up trying to arrest a Tennessee man who, aided by neighbors, refused to leave his vehicle...
Mississippi

$52.4M federal grant will pay for northeast Mississippi road

The extension of Mississippi 76 will complete a four-lane corridor between Batesville (south of Memphis) to Chattanooga.

Tennessee must mediate with prisoners over hepatitis C drugs

By TRAVIS LOLLER Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A federal judge has ordered the state of Tennessee to mediate with a group of prisoners who...
Tennessee

Tennessee senator faces unethical medical conduct charges

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Health officials are accusing a Tennessee Republican lawmaker of engaging in unethical conduct as a physician and are urging the...
Tennessee

Tenn Ag reports disease on Walmart Rhododendron bushes in Tennessee

detected a deadly water mold pathogen on Rhododendron plants shipped to 18 states
Tennessee

Troopers charge suspects with carrying kids in back of U-Haul truck

Trooper found 2 toddlers and baby in the back, 3 adults up front.

Georgia State News

Georgia senator hospitalized after apartment fall

WASHINGTON (AP) - Georgia U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson has been hospitalized after he fell and fractured four ribs. In a news release Wednesday evening, the...
Hamilton Countyvideo

Troopers launch speeding crackdown this week

Operation Southern Shield involves five states including Tennessee and Georgia.
Atlanta

Armored truck’s cash rains on Atlanta interstate

A video shows people spilling out of their cars to scoop up the bills
Georgia

Georgia couple plead guilty to pornography in case involving two children

 “The facts of this case are sickening and disturbing, revealing a cesspool of cooperative depravity.” 
Georgia

2020: Democratic field for Georgia’s US Senate seat grows

he's perhaps best known outside town for getting a makeover in a 2018 appearance on Netflix's "Queer Eye" show.

Ex-city spokeswoman rejects plea deal in open records case

ATLANTA (AP) - A former spokeswoman for the Atlanta mayor's office who is accused of violating Georgia's open records law has rejected a plea...

Alabama State News

Mississippi

$52.4M federal grant will pay for northeast Mississippi road

The extension of Mississippi 76 will complete a four-lane corridor between Batesville (south of Memphis) to Chattanooga.

Toyota shifts gears, plans to build new SUV at Alabama plant

Automaker switching to more SUVs, less Corollas
Auburn, AL

Teen driving 90 mph in Auburn announcer’s manslaughter

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - The teen charged with manslaughter in the deaths of Auburn radio announcer Rod Bramblett and his wife was driving more...
Montgomery, AL

Lawyers say fetal death charges ‘unjust,’ motion to dismiss

Marshae Jones charged with starting the fight that ended with her being shot.
Alabama

Lawyer: Roy Moore lawsuit is frivolous, ‘political prop’

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A woman who said she dated Alabama political figure Roy Moore as a teenager is asking a judge to resolve...
Florence, Alabama

Jerry Carrigan, drummer for Elvis, George Jones, dies in Chattanooga

The Florence, Alabama native, died in Chattanooga.