Day two of the triple-murder trial of Robert Seth Denton brought testimony from 11 people who witnessed the aftermath of the deaths he is charged with, and the playing of 911 calls both he and his grandfather made that night.
Most of the local effect is a delay of U.S. Department of Agriculture loans. USDA is a leading mortgage lender in the 11-county region monitored by the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors.
"(The reviewer) has been with the Tennessee Department of Education for five years, and that's the first time she's had a review that didn't have any findings." — RCS cafeteria manager Colby Wagoner
A reportedly unrepentant Scott County woman will serve nine years in prison for the severe abuse of her 22-month-old son, which prosecutors say has caused permanent blindness for the boy and "life-long hardship."
Rowell replaces Jeff McCord, who is joining Tennessee Gov.-elect Bill Lee’s cabinet, and Marshall is the interim to replace Rowell.
Gas prices in Tennessee increased 3 cents over the last four days, AAA reported. Monday’s state average of $1.997 was just fractions of a cent from reaching $2 per gallon for the first time since Jan. 1.
BLOUNTVILLE – The Tri-Cities Airport Authority announced on Monday it has been awarded a $1.69 million grant from the Tennessee Department of Transportation’s Aeronautics Economic Development Fund to further the development of Aerospace Park, the airport’s aviation-related economic development project.
The last of six Washington County Detention Center inmates charged in the death of a fellow inmate was arrested in Kingsport on Monday and a woman was later taken into custody after being accused of helping the man elude authorities.
BLOUNTVILLE — Trial is underway for a triple murder that took place in front of six children in August 2015 at a home near Bristol — the defendant charged with the deaths of his grandmother, mother and stepfather and facing life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Christopher Blake Cox became a suspect during the second fire on Dec. 9 when he was spotted by a Hawkins County deputy near the fire scene pouring gas into his stalled pickup which had just run dry moments after an abandoned store was set ablaze using gasoline.
Police have arrested an 18-year-old for a pair of recent incidents at a Kingsport shopping center, where he allegedly sat in a car and intentionally exposed himself to women.
Holder, a graduate of the Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy, has served more than 20 years with the Scott County Sheriff’s Department.
Hawkins County deputies arrested a woman who had been wanted since October for allegedly threatening to stab her estranged husband with a knife and slashing tires on his vehicle and the vehicle of his female guest.
Many Americans might be familiar with the filibuster conducted by Jimmy Stewart, playing Sen. Jefferson Smith in Frank Capra’s classic film “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington,” but there have been some famous filibusters in the real-life Senate as well.
Kimberly Cousineau has served on the national YMCA organization since 2013, as the Resource Director and business consultant for 23 local YMCA CEOs and boards. In that role she provides executive coaching and direct oversight of support through strategic projects that increased capacity of the Ys she served.