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New Details in Lake Co. Hit and Run

This video is no longer available. We have new details surrounding a fatal hit and run incident in Lake County. According to officers, exactly one week ago, Jodie Henson, from Dyersburg, hit and killed a Ridgely man with her car.…

Anti-Cyber Bullying Legislation Proposed

This video is no longer available. With the growing use of social media sites and cell phone technology, some members of the state legislature say it's time to include 'cyber-bullying' in the list of offenses. Students we spoke with said…

Making the Jump from NAIA to NCAA

After 22 years, the NAIA women’s basketball national tournament has ended its run in Jackson. Now local fans and alumni from four West Tennessee schools have a real reason to ponder possible changes in affiliation that may lie ahead for their favorite NAIA schools.

Grant to Help Allenton Heights

This video is no longer available. Allenton Heights is the oldest public housing complex in Jackson. Forty percent of the residents live in poverty. The crime, is twice the rate of the city as a whole. "We just need to…

Family Wants Motorcycle Back

This video is no longer available. Investigators in Henderson County are learning more about the stolen motorcycle that a Madison County man was killed on, Sunday night. Crystal Gurley says her and her husband's two motorcycles were stolen from their…

Newton Waives Hearing; Case to Grand Jury

The former Lexington Pastor accused of raping one of his youth church members appeared in court again Wednesday morning. Anthony Dale Newton, 51, waived his right to a preliminary hearing on the charges and the judge sent the case to…

Tea Party, Haslam At Odds

The Tennessee Tea Party is drawing sharp rebukes from Republicans for claiming Gov. Bill Haslam showed "socialistic" tendencies in his previous role as mayor of Knoxville. The group is angry at Haslam for failing to support a Senate bill that…

Memphis Won't Charge Wedgeworth,Pierce

Memphis' police director and mayor saythere will be no local charges filed against two fugitives from Louisiana who were captured after a police chase. Darian Pierce and Ricky Wedgeworth were arrested by Memphis police on March 14. They had been…

Kentucky Teen Kills Parents Over Grounding

The state medical examiner's office says a south-central Kentucky couple whose bodies were found in their home were shot to death. Family members say the 15-year-old charged with killing them had been told he wasn't allowed to see his 12-year-old…

OVC Honor For Van Zyl

After guiding The University of Tennessee at Martin to a victory in the team‘s Ohio Valley Conference opener at Eastern Kentucky last Saturday, sophomore Johanie Van Zyl was named the league‘s adidas Female Tennis Athlete of the Week this afternoon.…

Lewis Honored By Lawmakers

Members of the Tennessee General Assembly took time to honor civil rights icon John Lewis. The program Wednesday in the Legislative Plaza across the street from the Capitol follows a resolution honoring Lewis that was unanimously approved by the state House of Representatives last month. Lewis, a Georgia congressman among 15 people who received the Presidential Medal of Freedom last month, spoke at the 1963 March on Washington before the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech. Lewis organized Tennessee's first lunch counter sit-in at age 19 in Nashville. During the program, he credited his experience in Nashville for "making me the person I am today."

Desoto County Homes Clear Flood Plain

Olive Branch city officials will be sending letters to some homeowners informing them they will not have to buy flood insurance after all. The Commercial Appeal reports officials expect 223 homes to be withdrawn from flood zone designations. City engineer…

Kentucky Searches For Kids of Slain Couple

Police are searching for two children who might be in danger after a south-central Kentucky couple was found slain in their home. Kentucky State Police Trooper Billy Gregory says an Amber Alert was out for 15-year-old Christopher Endicott and 12-year-old…

Theme Park Possible in Middle Tennessee

Aldermen in Spring Hill, Tenn., have agreed for now to annex 200 acres that would be part of a planned $750 million theme park. But some board members said they need more information about the project before a final vote…

Tennessee Unveils Whiskey Trail

The newest of Tennessee self-guided driving tours includes stops in 11 counties featuring some of the state's most well-known products, including the Jack Daniel's distillery and the Tennessee walking horse. Tourism officials unveiled the signs and logo for the Jack…

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