TN State News

  • Arctic Blast: Windchill Dangers and what it means

    Updated: Sun Jan 5, 2014 2:20 PM

    Possibly record breaking cold is on the way, but what does it mean when you see the "wind chill" on the map?

  • Vanderbilt plans to expand children's hospital

    Updated: Sun Jan 5, 2014 1:10 PM

    A planned expansion at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital would put it among the nation's 20 largest pediatric hospitals.

  • Tennessee woman wanted on animal cruelty charge found

    Updated: Sun Jan 5, 2014 1:05 PM

    A woman who skipped her trial on misdemeanor animal cruelty charges has been found in Illinois and returned to Tennessee.

  • Henry County business owner charged with filing false police report

    Updated: Fri Jan 3, 2014 10:43 PM

    Police say a Tennessee man who claimed he was robbed and the suspects wrote an anti-gay slur on his forehead lied about it all.

  • Area road conditions

    Updated: Thu Jan 2, 2014 9:04 AM

    Click the links for the road conditions in your area.

  • Target under fire again with faulty gift cards

    Updated: Thu Jan 2, 2014 8:13 AM

    Target stores are under fire again, this time with faulty gift cards to blame.

  • Fewer drunk driving arrests on New Year's Eve

    Updated: Thu Jan 2, 2014 8:13 AM

    The numbers are in. You might be surprised by how many people rang in the new year in jail.

  • No local remedy for Tennessee methamphetamine problem

    Updated: Mon Dec 30, 2013 7:29 PM

    City leaders in Martin, Tennessee passed an ordinance to help cut down on methamphetamine manufacturing, but the state attorney general says the move doesn't line up with state laws.

  • Christmas came early for a local church

    Updated: Thu Dec 26, 2013 7:19 AM

    Christmas came early for one local church. Since August, the First Assembly of God Church in Union City, Tennessee has been remodeling their youth building. However, a church member realized something was missing.

  • Nashville Predators hosting Red Cross blood drive

    Updated: Mon Dec 23, 2013 9:54 AM

    The Nashville Predators are hosting an American Red Cross blood drive before their Monday match against the Boston Bruins.

  • AP ENTRY: Ice Storm 2013

    Updated: Mon Jan 20, 2014 4:51 PM

    Our meteorologists forecasted and our news staff covered an ice storm that gripped our entire four state region in early December. We committed to live elements in every newscast and even put crews in

  • Tenn. among 3 states to get $1M higher Ed grant

    Updated: Mon Dec 23, 2013 9:03 AM

    Tennessee is one of three states receiving a million dollar grant to increase on-time college completion rates.

  • Teen arrested after police chase, crossing state borders

    Updated: Tue Dec 17, 2013 9:43 AM

    When deputies tried to stop a vehicle that failed to yield at an intersection, a police chase ensued, crossing state borders.

  • Holiday Music and Storytelling continues on WKMS

    Updated: Mon Dec 16, 2013 5:50 PM

    Listener-supported radio station, 91.3 WKMS continues their annual holiday series of special music and storytelling programs.

  • AP ENTRY: 6:00 P.M. Newscast

    Updated: Mon Jan 20, 2014 10:46 PM

    This is one of our 6:00 p.m. newscasts done in the middle of tornado coverage in Brookport, Illinois.

  • Former preacher, mistress enter plea deal in murder case

    Updated: Sat Dec 14, 2013 10:22 AM

    The former pastor of the Second Baptist Church in Union City, Tennessee, along with his mistress, reached a plea agreement in the murder trial, according to WENK radio.

  • Generous woman gets surprising royal appreciation

    Updated: Sun Jan 19, 2014 1:56 PM

    A generous woman sent a gift not expecting anything in return, but got a thank you that royally surprised her.

  • Weather-related closings and cancellations

    Updated: Mon Dec 9, 2013 3:12 PM

    This is a running list of weather-related closings in the Local 6 area.

  • Union City missing person search

    Updated: Thu Dec 5, 2013 5:22 AM

    The Union City Police Department has found a missing man's body.

  • Preparing for winter weather ahead of the storm

    Updated: Wed Dec 4, 2013 7:10 PM

    Because of the warnings, a lot of people have spent the past couple of days putting together emergency plans.