Tennessee News

Bill to arm Tennessee teachers fails

A bill that would arm some school teachers in Tennessee has failed after a number of state lawmakers, including several Republican gun rights advocates, criticized the idea.

Martin Police arrest man after shooting, fight

MARTIN, TN - Martin Police responded to a shots fired call, and arrested a man. Officers were doing a routing patrol when they heard a single gunshot in 160 Old Fulton Road. They initially the gunshot shortly after hearing it.…

Escaped Weakley County inmate recaptured

WEAKLEY COUNTY, TN - An inmate escaped from the Weakley County Detention facility, and was recaptured some hours later. April 1, 2018 around 6 AM, Clinton Laster hot wired a 4-wheeler that was in the impound lot at the jail.…