Posted: 10/29/2013 - The Senate's education and government operations committees are scheduled to hold two days of joint hearings on the Tennessee Textbook Commission beginning on Monday.
Posted: 10/29/2013 - Attendees will offer prayers and remembrances for 47-year-old pilot Charles Smith, 43-year-old nurse Carrie Barlow and 43-year-old respiratory therapist Denise Adams.
Posted: 10/29/2013 - Gov. Bill Haslam has appointed a law enforcement veteran to the state's Board of Parole. Gary M. Faulcon spent 25 years with the Nashville Police Department.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - On November first the federal government's short-term inflation of SNAP will end, cutting the monthly amount for households across the nation receiving food stamps.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - A group of Cherokee descendants from Nashville is seeking national certification for the remnants of a bridge that they say was among the routes that Native Americans took through Nashville during the Trail of Tears.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - A Southwest Airlines flight headed to Baltimore has returned to a Tennessee airport after the pilot reported mechanical issues.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - A statement from the sheriff's office says deputies had gone to the home in Drummonds to check on a possible probation violation by another man when Maese-Murphy appeared behind the home with a knife.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - Memphis' police department is conducting an internal review of its tactical unit after a barricade situation at a home earlier this month.
Updated: 10/29/2013 - The schools are Norman Smith Elementary in Clarksville-Montgomery County, Frank P. Brown Elementary in Cumberland County and Covington High in Tipton County.
Updated: 10/29/2013 - A state program offering a $2,500 incentive for electric vehicles purchases expired in January and Gov. Bill Haslam's administration has made no moves to revive it.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - Authorities have arrested a woman and her boyfriend for the murder of a Smith County woman whose body was discovered along the side of a road.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - Investigators and an assistant medical examiner believe Lofel Bonds died from blunt force trauma and have ruled his death a homicide.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - Marjorie Norwood was left with permanent nerve damage after a routine steroid injection last year turned into a painful fungal infection that nearly killed her.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - Shelbyville did not play a significant role in the war but it was a "side action," said Al Simmons, president of the Bedford County Historical Society.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - Out of disaster and vandalism, hope is rising as Blue Springs Baptist Church moves toward establishing its campus on the old Blue Springs Elementary School site.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - An analysis of census data has found that Memphis is the nation's poorest large metropolitan area and the economic divide between races has widened.
Updated: 10/27/2013 - Big Ed's Pizza has been an eating tradition for families for a couple of generations, but the passing of its owner David Neusel has left a big void in the hearts of many East Tennesseans.
Posted: 10/25/2013 - Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell has met with Tennessee Valley Authority President William Johnson to seek continued operation of the Paradise Fossil Plant, a coal-fired generator in Drakesboro.
Posted: 10/25/2013 - The hospitality industry in Nashville is facing an unexpected problem as it grows -- finding enough qualified applicants to fill the number of open positions.
Posted: 10/25/2013 - Six workers have been injured in a fire at a Chattanooga business. An employee told the station it took almost 30 minutes to put out the blaze.
Posted: 10/25/2013 - Carolyn Corlew competed with 33 other women in the pageant Thursday, which featured talent and evening gown events.
Posted: 10/25/2013 - The Tennessee Department of Transportation has created a fund to support the transportation needs of public transit users, pedestrians and bicyclists.