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Fatal Attack on Appalachian Trail Prompts Revisions to Website on Matters of Safety

Fatal Attack on Appalachian Trail Prompts Revisions to Website on Matters of Safety

A fatal stabbing on the Appalachian Trail has led the nonprofit that manages the trail to revise its website for reporting safety issues and suspicious incidents. The Roanoke Times reports the Appalachian Trail Conservancy redesigned the website to include a bright red 911 button and other information such as online reporting forms. Conservancy communications manager…MORE

AMBER ALERT – Memphis Infant Found Safe

AMBER ALERT – Memphis Infant Found Safe

Few details released, but TBI says 11-month-old Rose Graham has been found safe. UPDATE: The baby has been found safe. More details soon. — TBI (@TBInvestigation) June 4, 2019 Previous Story A statewide Amber Alert has been issued for an infant out of Memphis. Authorities say 11-month-old Rose Graham is with her biological father, 25-year-old…MORE

Perdue Recalling Over 30,000 Pounds of Chicken

Perdue Recalling Over 30,000 Pounds of Chicken

(USDA) – Perdue Foods LLC., a Bridgewater, Va. establishment, is recalling approximately 31,703 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of bone material, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The fully cooked chicken products were produced on March 21, 2019. The…MORE

Train Hits Truck Near Watauga Avenue

Train Hits Truck Near Watauga Avenue

A Northfolk Southern train hit a truck in the Ludlow and Milton area Sunday morning. When police arrived on the scene, they found an empty and damaged pick-up truck at the dead end of Watauga Ave. Police say the driver ran off before the train crashed into the truck. Two hours later police discovered Ronnie…MORE

Casada Appointee: Public Education is a “satanic system”

Casada Appointee: Public Education is a “satanic system”

A legislative appointee of Republican Tennessee House speaker Glen Casada says public education is a “satanic system.” WTVF-TV reports research analyst Scott Alan Buss said in a 2015 blog post that Christians who teach in public schools are “modeling a satanic approach to the pursuit of knowledge.” A 2016 post by Buss calls President Donald…MORE

Authorities Investigating the Death of Gibbs High School Student

Authorities Investigating the Death of Gibbs High School Student

The death of a Gibbs High School football player is under investigation. Officials have confirmed 15-year-old Zach Munday died at Children’s Hospital Thursday. His step-mother says, through a Facebook post, the teen had been in a coma since Monday. Officials have not commented on the teens death, more information is expected after the autopsy is…MORE

Vols Announce Kickoff Times for First Three Games

Vols Announce Kickoff Times for First Three Games

Even though the Tennessee Vols football season is about three months away, some of the team’s kickoff times and broadcast networks are already known. The Vols will kickoff the 2019 season against Georgia State on August 31 at 3:30 on ESPNU. That’s followed by a night game against BYU September 7 at 7 p.m. on…MORE

Missing Mt. Juliet Teen Found Safe

Missing Mt. Juliet Teen Found Safe

A missing Mt. Juliet teen has been found and safe. 14-year-old Grace Scott went missing Wednesday, without her medication. The TBI thanked the public for the help and says Grace was found in Nashville is doing okay. We’re happy to report that Grace has been located in Nashville and is safe. The Endangered Child Alert…MORE

Tennessee Valley Fair Announces Concert Lineup

Tennessee Valley Fair Announces Concert Lineup

The Tennessee Valley Fair announced its 2019 music lineup and new features for its 100th year celebration. KC and the Sunshine Band, Bret Michaels and Keith Sweat join local performers The Dirty Guv’nahs, Eric Baker, and The Young Fables.  The fair will also include a local beer night, a skillet throwing contest and a museum…MORE

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