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Tennessee authorities expect surge in heroin use

Updated: 08/29/2011 - Tennessee law enforcement agents are bracing for a resurgence of heroin use as prescription pill abusers turn to the drug, fueled by the need for a low-cost alternative

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Oak Ridge man added to TBI most wanted list

Posted: 08/26/2011 - Brandon Javon Brooms, whose last known address was 116 Van Hicks Place, Oak Ridge, is wanted by the Oak Ridge Police Dept. on charges of Homicide and Especially Aggravated Robbery.

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Prosecutor: Lab to study 'West Memphis 3' case DNA

Posted: 08/25/2011 - Prosecutor Scott Ellington says Arkansas' crime lab is willing to analyze DNA evidence that attorneys for the three men known as the "West Memphis Three" say will exonerate them in the murders of three Cub Scouts in 1993.

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Dozens of dead and live animals found in Sevier County

Updated: 08/25/2011 - Animal Control Officer Phil King called it as a classic case of of animal hoarding and noted some of the dogs appeared to be purebreds. King said the conditions inside the home were horrific.

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Mitzi Holt's story of survival

Posted: 08/24/2011 - Thirty-one years ago Mitzi Holt was a happy 15-year-old in Morristown. But everything changed that July day, when she met the man who tried to kill her.

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Audit finds cheerleading coach kept money

Posted: 08/24/2011 - A state audit found a former cheerleading coach at Pigeon Forge High School and Pigeon Forge Middle School failed to turn over to the schools thousands of dollars from fees and fundraisers.

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Former college student suing over dorm rape case

Posted: 08/23/2011 - The plaintiff contends the university harmed his reputation and career prospects by improperly deciding he violated its sexual assault policy early in the fall 2008 semester.

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No pardons without more evidence in Arkansas murders

Posted: 08/23/2011 - The man with the power to grant pardons in Arkansas says he doesn't plan to issue them in the "West Memphis Three" case unless evidence shows someone else was to blame for the murders of three Cub Scouts.

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NFL's 49ers to ban tailgating after game starts

Posted: 08/22/2011 - The San Francisco 49ers are banning tailgating in the parking lot of Candlestick Park after games start, and any season ticket holders caught misbehaving on video will have their tickets revoked.

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Grainger Co. sheriff's goal to wipe out meth

Updated: 08/22/2011 - A deputy stopped to help a woman with a flat tire and ended up arresting her and three others for meth. It happened on Highway 11 and Avondale Road in Rutledge on Saturday. It's all a part of a larger crack down.

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Sevierville man charged with rape of teen

Updated: 08/22/2011 - The Sevier Co. Sheriff's Office said a Sevierville man was arrested in connection with a rape of teenager who lived his neighborhood.

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