TN State News

  • Man indicted for alleged murder, kidnapping of Holly Bobo

    Updated: Wed Mar 5, 2014 5:32 PM

    The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has announced that two indictments have been handed down against the suspect allegedly responsible for the disappearance of a West Tennessee woman.

  • Big fine in coal-tainted water deal

    Updated: Wed Mar 5, 2014 2:10 PM

    One of the nation's largest coal producers will pay a $27.5 million fine and is set to spend $200 million to reduce illegal toxic discharges into waterways across five Appalachian states.

  • Supermarket wine sales bill headed to governor

    Updated: Mon Mar 3, 2014 10:17 PM

    Legislation allowing wine to be sold in Tennessee grocery stores is headed to the governor for his consideration.

  • Power outages affecting Tenn. customers since Sunday

    Updated: Mon Mar 3, 2014 7:13 AM

    Less than 300 Gibson EMC customers are still without power since Sunday afternoon.

  • Kentucky Public Service Commission urging residents to use caution if power goes out

    Updated: Sun Mar 2, 2014 12:40 PM

    the Kentucky Public Service Commission (PSC) is urging residents who lose power to exercise caution when using portable generators or clearing storm debris.

  • NWS issues public information statement on weekend winter weather impacts

    Updated: Sat Mar 1, 2014 9:53 PM

    The National Weather Service issued a public information statement for people ahead of this weekend's winter weather.

  • Much of Ky., parts of Tenn. may get winter storm

    Updated: Sat Mar 1, 2014 9:04 PM

    Weather officials are warning of a winter storm that is expected bring freezing rain, sleet and snow to much of Kentucky and parts of Tennessee.

  • Woman reported missing in Fulton County found safe in Arkansas

    Updated: Sun Mar 2, 2014 12:28 PM

    The Fairview, Tennessee Police Department is asking the public to be on the lookout for a missing woman.

  • No sign of expansion at plant where UAW dealt loss

    Updated: Fri Feb 28, 2014 3:28 PM

    Friday marks the end of the two-week period within which U.S. Sen. Bob Corker promised Volkswagen would announce another line at its factory in Tennessee if workers rejected representation by the United Auto Workers union.

  • Search warrants issued in Holly Bobo case

    Updated: Fri Feb 28, 2014 12:57 PM

    This morning, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation issued several search warrants in different locations in regards to the search for Holly Bobo.

  • Investigators: Blast at Tennessee plant accidental

    Updated: Thu Feb 27, 2014 4:56 PM

    Federal investigators say a deadly explosion at a military flare plant in West Tennessee was an accident and not caused by a criminal act.

  • What's Going Around - Week of Feb. 26th

    Updated: Wed Feb 26, 2014 11:32 PM

    Old Man Winter doesn't want to leave us anytime soon, nor do many winter illnesses.

  • Man never stopped grieving for stolen '65 Beetle

    Updated: Tue Feb 25, 2014 3:43 PM

    A man whose 1965 Volkswagen Beetle was stolen nearly 40 years ago and recently recovered in Detroit says he never stopped grieving for the red convertible that he had running "slick as a ribbon" before it was stolen.

  • Bills seek to tackle backlog of untested rape kits

    Updated: Sun Feb 23, 2014 3:41 PM

    With possibly hundreds of thousands of rape kits untested across the country, a number of states are proposing legislation to address backlogs that in at least one case dates back nearly three decades.

  • Rebuilding a piece of aviation history

    Updated: Fri Feb 21, 2014 7:13 PM

    High school vocational schools expose students to all kinds of skills, but one local carpentry class is making something that will be preserved for a lifetime.

  • UAW appeals Volkswagen workers' rejection in Tennessee

    Updated: Fri Feb 21, 2014 4:59 PM

    The United Auto Workers is challenging last week's vote by workers at the Volkswagen plant in Tennessee rejecting the UAW to represent them.

  • Three arrested in Henry Co. for arson charges

    Updated: Fri Feb 21, 2014 12:52 PM

    Three were arrested for charges of arson after a huge blaze caused evacuation from homes and completely engulfed a local tire business.

  • Gibson EMC experiencing small, scattered outages

    Updated: Thu Feb 20, 2014 10:28 PM

    Approximately 650 Gibson Electric Membership Corporation members' homes and businesses in the south Kenton area have been affected by a power outage.

  • Tenn. House passes supermarket wine sales bill

    Updated: Thu Feb 20, 2014 2:10 PM

    The House has passed a bill to allow Tennessee supermarkets to sell wine.

  • What's Going Around - Week of Feb. 19th

    Updated: Wed Feb 19, 2014 11:57 PM

    As it turns out, Bob Costas isn't the only person with pink eye. It is showing up in some local doctor's offices this week.