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“Damn Yankees,” a Tony Award-winning musical based on America’s favorite pastime, baseball, will open Friday, Sept. 12, at the Cumberland County Playhouse, 221 Tennessee Ave. in Crossville, Tenn.

Knoxville-based husband-and-wife duo Tim Marema, right, and Liz McGeachy will be guests for a concert Friday, Sept. 12, in the Sue E. Trotter Black Box Theater at The Arts Center, 320 N. White St., Athens, Tenn.

As Season 8 “American Idol” winner Kris Allen hopscotches the country in support of new album “Horizons,” he and his band will land in Calhoun, Ga., on Friday, Sept. 12, for a show at the Gem Theatre, 114 N. Wall St.

If the recent visit by “The Pioneer Woman” at the Times Free Press’ She Expo left you hungry for more from this ranch wife and mother, you get a chance to spend “An Evening With Ree Drummond” tonight, Sept. 11, in a benefit for the Southern Literature Alliance (formerly the Arts & Education Council).

Illinois artist Karen Linduska will demonstrate her creative process from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at River Gallery, 400 E. Second St.

Chattanooga native LeShundria Nelson is returning to Alton Park as a first time homeowner thanks to Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga Area and funding partner, Chattanooga’s Department of Economic and Community Development.

Volkswagen’s global works council is backing renewed efforts by the United Auto Workers to represent workers at the German carmaker’s Chattanooga plant, according to Reuters.

Faster free Wi-Fi service is now available at Miller Plaza and the Waterhouse Pavilion in downtown Chattanooga, courtesy of EPB Fiber Optics.

Sequatchie County authorities are seeking help in finding a woman who escaped Johnson City Police Department officials on Sunday and could be in the Dunlap area.

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., said Tuesday night the Obama administration's apparent decision not to seek authorization from Congress for its plans to fight Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria is “extremely lacking in judgment.”

Two suspects in the Lookout Valley triple homicide appeared in Hamilton County Criminal Court on Tuesday morning.

KNOXVILLE — The Bible in which President Andrew Jackson's family recorded household births, marriages and deaths for more than half a century now belongs to the University of Tennessee Libraries, according to a news release.

The public is invited to a Patriot Day Prayer Event at noon Thursday at the Hamilton County Courthouse.

East Ridge police have charged two people with the knifepoint robbery of an ATM customer.

KNOXVILLE — The Bible in which President Andrew Jackson's family recorded household births, marriages and deaths for more than half a century now belongs to the University of Tennessee Libraries, according to a news release.

Chattanooga police have identified the black male who was shot Monday night around 8:25 p.m. at 2506 Bailey Ave., according to a news release from the Chattanooga Police Department.

Tesla Motors, the maker of the Model S electric sedan, has expanded its Supercharger network with the opening the first Tennessee Supercharger in Chattanooga.

District Attorney General Neal Pinkston asked the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to open a criminal investigation into Chattanooga police Officer Karl Fields Monday, according to a release from the police department.

Chattanooga Whiskey co-founder Joe Ledbetter has been arrested for the second time this year.

The person killed in the Market Street shootings early Sunday morning has been identified as Jasmine Akins, 19, according to the Chattanooga Police Department.

Several North Georgia educational efforts were recognized as finalists for the third annual Georgia STEM Education Awards which recognizes schools, programs and companies for outstanding efforts and achievements in supporting and promoting STEM education, short for science, technology, engineering and math.

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A black male was shot Monday night around 8:25 p.m. at 2506 Bailey Ave., according to a news release from the Chattanooga Police Department.

The person killed in the Market Street shootings that occurred early Sunday morning has been identified as Jasmine Akins, 19, according to the Chattanooga Police Department.

DeKalb County, Ala., police arrested 9 people found at a house party Sept. 7 on County Road 136 in the Painter community, where they found about 200 partygoers, many of them minors, according to a news release from county authorities.

Tennessee has been ranked tenth and Georgia ninth in the nation for their rates of women slain by men, according to a new report from the Violence Policy Center.

NASHVILLE — The Tullahoma-based University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its founding this week.

Chattanooga Police have released the identity of the 18-year-old who was shot Saturday night at 200 W. 38th Street.

Chattanooga Police have released the identities of two victims from an early-morning shooting on Market Street that left another one dead.

Several lane and road closures are planned around the city for the next several weeks.

A woman reported she was forcibly raped on a Greyhound bus traveling through Bradley County on Friday, and her alleged attacker was arrested when the bus stopped in Chattanooga.

The Cleveland-based Life Care Home Health, the sister company of Life Care Centers of America, has completed its previously announced sale of its 13 home health care agencies for $10 million.

Signal Mountain, which was just ranked No. 2 on Safe Choice Security's list of Tennessee Safest Cities, has seen a rash of home burglaries in the past few weeks.

The Obama administration announced today that Tennessee has received a one-year extension for flexibility from certain provisions of the No Child Left Behind Act.

A 34-year-old Harrison, Tenn., woman is charged with TennCare fraud involving “doctor shopping,” or using TennCare to go to multiple doctors in a short time period to obtain controlled substances, a news release states.

NASHVILLE - The Tullahoma-based University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) is celebrating its 50th anniversary of its founding next week.

A man was stabbed during an attempted robbery in Chattanooga Thursday, according to a news release from the Chattanooga Police Department.

NASHVILLE — Three state lawmakers are urging the Haslam administration to consider reopening Taft Youth Development Center near Pikeville after mass escapes and a riot by teenage felons at a less secure facility in the middle of Nashville.

A recording of "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" was accidentally pressed instead of the national anthem Thursday night at Joe Davis Stadium, and it didn't get much better from there for the Huntsville Stars.

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