SOUTH PITTSBURG, Tenn. — People in South Pittsburg said that in a matter of minutes the town's quaint downtown Wednesday night became a raging torrent that blasted through homes and buildings and piled up cars with telephone poles, mud and rock.
Much of downtown South Pittsburg, Tenn., including key highway Cedar Avenue, was closed down this morning as city and business officials focused on cleaning up in the wake of heavy rains and flooding Wednesday night.
TRENTON, Ga. — Charges against two Chattanooga bonding company employees in the nonfatal shooting of a Dade County, Ga., man they were trying to take into custody have been dropped.
PIKEVILLE, Tenn. — A Bledsoe County man who's been everywhere lives in the middle of nowhere.
A Georgia man was sentenced to life in prison Friday after pleading guilty to multiple counts of murder, aggravated assault and weapons charges for the 2012 killing of his father and brother and the shooting of his mother.
A Dalton, Ga., man was sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty today to multiple counts of murder, aggravated assault and weapons charges in the 2012 killings of his father and brother and shooting of his mother.
The fiancee of former Jo Dee Messina stage manager Thomas Colucci has been arrested in Florida in connection with his November 2012 slaying in Manchester, Tenn.
Authorities raided nine suspected labs and arrested dozens of people during a two-month methamphetamine investigation in Grundy County, Tenn., that began in April.
Grundy County, Tenn., deputies have rounded up more than 40 people during a two-month investigation that netted nine suspected methamphetamine labs from one end of the county to the other.
PIKEVILLE, Tenn. — Time seems to slow -- and maybe drift backward a little — when you walk through the creaking, decades-old door of the Mini-Outlet store home of WUAT Radio.
Former Pikeville, Tenn., Mayor Greg Johnson entered a guilty plea this week in Bledsoe County Circuit Court to charges stemming from his arrest last July on theft and official misconduct charges.
Folks in Tullahoma, Tenn., are ready for battle this morning on South Jackson Street.
Since municipalities in Franklin County, Tenn., started passing ordinances to put pseudoephedrine-based cold medicines behind a doctor's prescription, the idea is beginning to spread.
A state grant will fund half the cost of a $350,000 expansion of Dunlap, Tenn.'s Harris Park, reclaiming the sites of the former Sequatchie County Jail and the city's maintenance building.
SEWANEE, Tenn. — Construction is under way at Sewanee: The University of the South on an inn and conference center.
More than three months after high winds slammed into DeSoto State Park, the mountaintop facility east of Fort Payne, Ala., edged back toward normalcy with a regular menu Friday night at its Mountain Inn Restaurant.
TRENTON, Ga. — Static crackled over the airwaves atop the Dade County, Ga., slice of Sand Mountain on Wednesday when 11-year-old Sierra Saylors reached out to the world.
A historic Manchester, Tenn., factory that once produced pajamas, some even featuring superhero themes, is becoming home to an injection molding facility called Top Tenn LLC, to serve the region's automotive industries.
Four people have died in two separate apparent drownings investigated over the last few days at sites just a few miles apart in Northeast Alabama.
Franklin County, Tenn., is just a few readings away from rules making pseudoephedrine-based cold medicines available only by prescription.
Jackson County, Ala.'s county administrator was fired Monday by a unanimous vote by the County Commission.
Jackson County, Ala., administrator Sandra Erickson was fired Monday for “gross neglect” as the county struggles with its budget, according to county officials.
MANCHESTER, Tenn. — The parking lot at the Walmart near the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival site in Manchester looked like a tie-dye explosion.
Like a return trip to the 1970s, the speed limit on 25 miles of Interstate 24 later this week will drop to 55 mph to improve safety for travelers during the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn.
State officials for the first time are lowering the speed limit on Interstate 24 to 55 mph starting at Monteagle, Tenn., and going north through the roughly defined Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival event area in Manchester to improve safety.
Sequatchie County, Tenn., voters will decide as soon as August whether they want a $20 wheel tax to help the county offset anticipated Affordable Care Act health costs estimated at $300,000 a year.
Middle Tennessee got socked by outside instigators who "hijacked" a public meeting last week, turning what was meant to be a step toward harmony into something more akin to a KKK rally, according to a member of the Muslim panel that sponsored the event.
What is it about Fort Payne, Ala., Mayor Larry Chesser's choices in wheels?
MANCHESTER, Tenn. — U.S. Attorney Bill Killian was greeted with shouts of "traitor," "serpent," and calls to "resign" or "go home" Tuesday night at an event aimed at improving relations between local residents and their Muslim neighbors.
The Southeast Tennessee Tourism Association wants to ride along in your pocket next time you go day-tripping across the region.
TULLAHOMA, Tenn. — Tullahoma's military tradition spans the Civil War to today as home to a U.S. air base and the Arnold Engineering Development Complex.
FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Little River Canyon Center officials envision a variety of activities on the stage of a new amphitheater being built on a hillside behind the facility.
It could take another week or so to complete repairs to a major leak, though water supplies should remain stable for customers in a large area south of town, Winchester, Tenn., utility officials said.
Rainsville, Ala., Mayor Nick Jones and town council members are discussing changing the way the city oversees its departments.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has announced the capture of a man who fled from the Meigs County Jail over the weekend.
Winchester City Council members have appointed a longtime former member of the panel to replace Cheyne Stewart, who resigned in April after he was convicted of attempted sexual assault.
State parks officials say their investigation into a Coalmont, Tenn., man's fatal fall from a natural bridge in a small park near Sewanee, Tenn., was inconclusive.
While two-wheeled competitors whiz almost silently through a Chattanooga road course this weekend, another world-class, bi-wheeled event will have competitors thundering up and down a treacherous Sequatchie Valley mountainside.
As certain as the blooming of the poppies at Flanders Field in Belgium, the women of Pikeville, Tenn.'s American Legion Auxiliary Unit 66 will man their post at the corner of the Bledsoe County Courthouse Square on Friday.
Heavy weekend rains that continued into Monday closed schools, roads and left some people homeless across the tri-state region before finally relenting.
Sequatchie County, Tenn., school officials soon will add a multipurpose building to Griffith Elementary School that will house the elementary students' physical education classes and serve as a practice facility for the school system's athletic teams.
The first concrete span of the replacement bridge over the Tennessee River on U.S. Highway 41 in Marion County looks as if it's stretching to reach the other side.
A Trenton, Ga., man is hospitalized and two local bondsmen are free on bond after a shooting Thursday on Cherokee Trail in Dade County.
A state medical examiner has ruled the death of Sequatchie, Tenn., 3-month-old Colin Eugene Russell a homicide.
Tracy City, Tenn., officials will meet Friday to discuss a $300,000 loan that could be put with $1.2 million in grant money to fund major portions of an unprecedented townwide face-lift.
A Tullahoma, Tenn., father is behind bars and his 13-month-old daughter is hospitalized after the gun he was cleaning discharged and struck the toddler in the chest, authorities say.
A Tullahoma, Tenn., father is behind bars after a gun he was cleaning discharged and struck his 13-month-old daughter in the chest, authorities say.
A Warren County, Tenn., man's first-degree murder case involving a woman whose burned body was found near a Summitville cave has been bound over to the Coffee County grand jury.
MANCHESTER, Tenn. — At just 141 years old, the Coffee County Courthouse is in pretty good shape for its age.
Shaky economic times are sometimes more poignant in rural areas because help is often far away or hard to reach, said Bill Wolfe, pastor at Lee Station Baptist Church in Bledsoe County, Tenn.