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

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

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

In Tennessee, music is being made deep below Earth’s surface

By the time Nashville songwriter Travis Meadows took the stage on a recent Sunday afternoon, more than 500 music fans had found their way 333 feet (100 meters) below the ground, some taller guests ducking their heads just a bit. They took their seats in lounge chairs and on a handful of rock outcroppings beneath … Read moreIn Tennessee, music is being made deep below Earth’s surface

Tennessee students’ first walkout was chaos. The school tried again the next day. | Miami Herald

Students at a high school outside of Nashville, Tenn., knew the chaotic videos from their Wednesday walkout didn’t exactly show the student body in the best light. Some Antioch High School students jumped on a cop car during what was supposed to be a peaceful demonstration for action on gun laws, according to police. Others … Read moreTennessee students’ first walkout was chaos. The school tried again the next day. | Miami Herald

No. 13 Tennessee goes for season sweep of Kentucky

John Calipari and his Kentucky Wildcats take on the Tennessee Volunteers for the SEC championship Sunday. Photo by BIll Greenblatt/UPI The shots just kept falling for No. 13 Tennessee in the first half of their semifinal rout of Arkansas on Saturday. Kentucky freshmen Wenynen Gabriel and the Wildcats know the feeling. Gabriel went 7 for … Read moreNo. 13 Tennessee goes for season sweep of Kentucky

Fallen Tenn. firefighter honored at charity hockey game

The Metro Nashville Fire Department’s hockey team presented a memorial hockey jersey to Lawrenceburg Fire Chief Jay Moore in honor of Jason Dickey By Mike Christen The Daily Herald ANTIOCH, Tenn. — Lawrenceburg’s fallen firefighter Jason Dickey was memoralized over the weekend at an ice hockey tournament. The Heroes Cup held at the Ford Ice … Read moreFallen Tenn. firefighter honored at charity hockey game

Who are the greatest Nashville area high school boys basketball players of all time?

McGavock High leaper Charles Davis (14) makes a helicopter layup high above Stratford High’s Eddie Matlock for two of his ten points in helping his team win 58-43 over the undefeated Stratford team Dec. 20, 1974. Looking on are Stratford’s K.C. Connell (24) and William Church (34). Ron Bargatze has accomplished a lot in his … Read moreWho are the greatest Nashville area high school boys basketball players of all time?

Antioch affordable housing complex concerns neighbors

Antioch residents are growing increasingly concerned about a proposed affordable housing apartment complex on Forest View Drive, citing overcrowded schools, traffic congestion and safety among many potential issues. “We would rather have it be low-income housing they can purchase,” said Lisa Farney, who lives off Forest View Drive, where the complex would be built. “Then … Read moreAntioch affordable housing complex concerns neighbors