Tennessee Waffle House reopens, donates sales to victims’ families

Tennessee Waffle House

(CNN) – The Nashville-area Waffle House where a gunman killed four people over the weekend reopened its doors Wednesday morning for the first time since the shooting. And it has a plan to commemorate Sunday’s victims. The Antioch, Tennessee, location has pledged to donate all its proceeds for the next month to the families of … Read moreTennessee Waffle House reopens, donates sales to victims’ families

Antioch Waffle House to donate sales to victims’ families for next month

Antioch Waffle House

The crime scene tape was removed from the restaurant Wednesday morning. (WSMV) The store reopened around 9 a.m. Wednesday. (WSMV) ANTIOCH, TN (WSMV) – The Waffle House in Antioch where a gunman killed four people and injured several others has officially reopened just three days after the attack. For the next month, 100 percent of … Read moreAntioch Waffle House to donate sales to victims’ families for next month

For Waffle House bravery, lawmakers hail James Shaw Jr. as ‘Tennessee’s hero’

lawmakers hail James

When a gunman entered an Antioch, Tennesee, diner and opened fire on patrons, Brennan McMurray and James Shaw Jr. bolted toward the back door. In the back of the Waffle House, McMurray tried to funnel customers, including his best friend, Shaw, into the restaurant’s bathrooms. “He sometimes doesn’t listen to me,” McMurray said, standing next … Read moreFor Waffle House bravery, lawmakers hail James Shaw Jr. as ‘Tennessee’s hero’

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church Youth Ministry Sponsors Activities

Antioch Missionary Baptist

Metro Tab Church, 2101 West Shepherd Road in Chattanooga, Highway 153 at Airport exit 1, invites the public to hear the message “A Place of Praise” by Pastor Steve Ball at the 10:30 a.m. worship service this Sunday. “Everyone is invited to come and worship with us,” officials said. (click for more) Middle Valley Church … Read moreAntioch Missionary Baptist Church Youth Ministry Sponsors Activities

HCA Healthcare Inc-owned TriStar Health has applied for a certificate of need with the Tennessee Health Services and Development Agency to build a freestanding emergency department in Antioch. – Nashville Business Journal

HCA Healthcare Inc-owned

TriStar Health couldn’t get approval to build a freestanding emergency department in the affluent Brentwood area, so it’s setting its sights on neighboring Antioch. Last month, the HCA Healthcare Inc.-owned health system filed a certificate of need application with the Tennessee Health Services and Development Agency to build a $14 million facility off exit 60 … Read moreHCA Healthcare Inc-owned TriStar Health has applied for a certificate of need with the Tennessee Health Services and Development Agency to build a freestanding emergency department in Antioch. – Nashville Business Journal

Bell ceremony at Antioch Baptist Church honors Martin Luther King Jr

Antioch Baptist Church

Bells rang 39 times tonight at the Antioch Baptist Church, signifying every year Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was alive. Celebrations of his life were held across the country today, 50 years after his assassination. At Antioch, services were followed by a march to Martin Luther King Jr. Park as part of a re-enactment of … Read moreBell ceremony at Antioch Baptist Church honors Martin Luther King Jr

Tennessee Lawmakers Decline — Again — To Advance Measure Denouncing Neo-Nazis

Tennessee Lawmakers

Protesters gather to condemn a Confederate monument in Knoxville, Tenn., last August. This week, the state’s lawmakers abandoned — for the second time — a resolution denouncing neo-Nazis and white nationalists. For the second time in less than a month, Tennessee’s GOP state lawmakers have declined to proceed on legislation condemning white nationalist and neo-Nazi … Read moreTennessee Lawmakers Decline — Again — To Advance Measure Denouncing Neo-Nazis

Tennessee church shooter Emanuel Samson pleads not guilty

Tennessee church shooter

Emanuel Samson, 26, pleaded not guilty to all 43 charges related to the September 2017 shooting at Burnette Chapel Church of Christ in Antioch, Tenn., which killed one person and injured seven more. Photo courtesy of Metro Nashville Police Department March 28 (UPI) — The suspect in a shooting at a church in Antioch, Tenn., … Read moreTennessee church shooter Emanuel Samson pleads not guilty

5 things Tennessee fans should know about The Opening Atlanta regional

BUFORD, Ga. — Tennessee had a number of targets perform at the Nike Opening regional Sunday. The Vols made some news before some of the participants even got going. Jaylen McCollough came to the event in an orange Tennessee shirt. He was coming off a trip to Knoxville on Saturday. Here are the top 5 … Read more5 things Tennessee fans should know about The Opening Atlanta regional