Tennessee State News

Suit: School officials in Tennessee county push Christianity

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Two atheist families are suing a Tennessee school system, claiming district officials there promote Christianity. The lawsuit was filed Monday in...

The Latest: Daughter ‘heartbroken’ over DNA evidence ruling

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - The Latest on attempts to test DNA evidence in a murder 13 years after a Tennessee man was executed for...
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The Latest: Tennessee House GOP won’t pursue rep’s expulsion

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Latest on a Tennessee lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Tennessee’s House speaker says his chamber’s GOP...

Deer smashes into hospital, then into traffic

"rutting bucks see their reflection in glass or mirrors, they will often ram (it)"
Wanted for shooting deputy

Man pleads not guilty to federal charges in deputy’s death

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A man charged with killing a Tennessee sheriff's deputy and burning his body and patrol car has pleaded not guilty...

TennCare members’ information subjected to email breach

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Officials say the private information of nearly 44,000 TennCare members may have been stolen during a breach of the email...

Georgia State News

Chick-fil-A halts donations to 3 groups against gay marriage

Foundation dropping donations to Salvation Army and FCA
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Coach Kirby Smart talks about connection to Ringgold’s Chamberlain Smith

ATHENS, Georgia (WDEF) - University of Georgia Kirby Smart describes the play when photographer Chamberlain Smith was run over by a player as "a...

3 more measles cases confirmed in Georgia county

ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia health officials have confirmed three additional cases of measles in an Atlanta area county where a middle school student was...

Krystal execs leaving in midst restaurant changes

The departure of the President was unexpected.

Georgia election officials investigate prominent critics

By BEN NADLER Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia’s top election official is investigating two prominent critics of the state’s new touchscreen voting machines. Georgia secretary of...

Missing Clark Atlanta University student found dead

ATLANTA (AP) - A missing Clark Atlanta University student has been found dead, authorities said Friday. The body of Alexis Crawford, 21, was found at...

Alabama State News

Hyundai to build Santa Cruz SUV at Alabama plant

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Hyundai says it will build a pickup-style sport-utility vehicle at its plant in Alabama, which is being enlarged in a...

Police say witness saw Yazeed kidnap Aniah Blanchard

AUBURN, Alabama (WDEF) - New court documents out today say witnesses saw Aniah Blanchard's kidnapping. 29-year-old Ibraheem Yazeed was arrested for her kidnapping late Thursday...
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The Latest: Jeff Sessions announces 2020 run for Senate seat

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on former Attorney General Jeff Sessions running for U.S. Senate (all times local): 8:19 p.m. Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions will...

Jailer arrested for bringing tobacco into jail

SCOTTSBORO, Alabama (WDEF) - The Jackson County Sheriff's Office has arrested one of their own Corrections Deputies. Rod Edwards Hanna is charged Promoting Prison Contraband...

Auburn eagle Nova could be in heart failure

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - Auburn University says its famed golden eagle Nova, also known as War Eagle VII, could be in the early stages...

Trump expected to attend LSU-Alabama football game

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is expected to attend Saturday's college football matchup between top-ranked University of Alabama and Louisiana State University. The Federal...