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Alexander pushes 'cleaner' coal; at what cost?

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Tennessee Senior Senator Lamar Alexander calls it a compromise to give us cleaner energy without jacking up our electric bills or costing us jobs. He says his proposed rules for coal plants could help us breathe better. But some environmentalists claim they wouldn't go far enough.

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New rockslide on I-40 in NC

Posted: 01/24/2010 - North Carolina Department of Transportation officials say a new rockslide in the closed section of Interstate 40 brought down 50 dump-truck-loads worth of rock.

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Children need 2 doses of swine flu vaccine

Posted: 01/18/2010 - The Tennessee Department of Health is reminding parents that children under the age of 10 require two doses of swine flu vaccine in order to be fully immunized.

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Exit lane: movers, shakers reluctant to discuss UT coach's departure

Updated: 01/13/2010 - Every Big Orange fan may have firm notions of the direction Vol Football needs to take following the departure of head coach Lane Kiffin. A few may hold more sway, either by the titles they hold or their history with the program. But very few are putting their two cents 'on the record.'

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Crews work 20 hours a day to clean up rock slide

Updated: 12/29/2009 - There is good news if you're anxious in traveling through the North Carolina mountains. Contractors are making a lot of progress on the I-40 rock slide clean up.

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TBI adds escapee to 10 Most Wanted List

Updated: 12/27/2009 - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says it added a 26-year-old prison escapee to its Top Ten Most Wanted fugitive list after he abducted a woman and stole her car.

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Shelters open for those without power

Posted: 12/19/2009 - Utility company employees in Hawkins County believe it could be two or three days before power is restored to some hard-hit areas.

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TDOT says US 64 closed at least 2 months

Posted: 11/16/2009 - Tennessee officials say a stretch of U.S. Highway 64 buried under a rock slide will not reopen for at least two months while the debris is cleared away.

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Smyrna gets new VA call center

Posted: 10/23/2009 - A new Department of Veterans Affairs call center will be based in Smyrna and could add as many as 280 new jobs.

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