Category Archives: Tennessee

Oh yeah, snorting up a crushed Valium is better than heroin if you have your grandkid in the car…..

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – First responders revived a woman in South Nashville Thursday from a drug overdose while her grandchild was in the vehicle. Nashville Fire Department personnel initially responded to the scene Thursday because this started as a medical … Continue reading

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Tennessee’s using Texas’s plan to ease prison overcrowding

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee has set two new execution dates, just days after putting to death its seventh inmate in the past year-and-a-half. MORE

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And the whining immediately started…

NASHVILLE, Tennessee — People on the left side of the political spectrum warned Thursday that more Tennesseans will die if Republican Gov. Bill Lee gets his way on his proposed Constitutional Carry Law. Lee, flanked by several Republican members of … Continue reading

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Going for that all-over tan

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A man accused of trespassing multiple times over the last week at a Planet Fitness in South Nashville returned completely nude on Wednesday afternoon, a police report alleges. An arrest warrant states Daniel Reiff was not … Continue reading

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Daughter of the Year

RUTHERFORD CO., TN (WSMV) — The Rutherford County Sheriff arrested a 46-year-old woman who is accused of shooting her bedridden mother in the face. According to the Sheriff’s office, 46-year-old Lisa C. Deaton lives at Royal Garden Drive with her … Continue reading

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Tennessee Governor Bill Lee announces his support a bill for Constitutional Carry

Standing in a building that prohibits guns while surrounded by dozens of Republican lawmakers, Gov. Bill Lee announced Thursday plans to introduce legislation that would let Tennesseans carry weapons without first obtaining a permit while increasing penalties for illegal gun … Continue reading

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Persistence pays

GALLATIN, Tennessee – After nearly four hours of the regular monthly meeting of the Sumner County Board of County Commissioners, a Second Amendment Sanctuary County Resolution was passed Monday evening by a vote of 18 to 4. The end result … Continue reading

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Well, this explains why she still has a job

When Westmoreland police chief Ray Amalfitano decided to continue allowing a former officer, who’d pleaded guilty to assault of a suspect she’d arrested, to continue working in another division of his department, it was a familiar situation. In 2012, Amalfitano … Continue reading

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Thanks to our RINO governor

The number of resettled refugees who have arrived in Tennessee has increased 46 percent in 2019 during the 11 months Bill Lee has served as governor of the state. Last week, Gov. Lee announced his unpopular and controversial decision to … Continue reading

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Sumner County’s not taking no for an answer

A rally in support of a Second Amendment Sanctuary County Resolution is planned for Monday, February 24 at 6 p.m. in front of the Sumner County Administration Building. The rally, organized by Sumner County Stands United, will immediately precede the … Continue reading

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Tennessee electrocutes Nicholas Sutton

NASHVILLE, Tenn (WKRN) — Death row inmate Nicholas Sutton was executed by electric chair Thursday night at Riverbend Maximum Security Institution in Nashville. Media witnesses described Sutton as being sad and resigned to what was about to happen. Sutton directly … Continue reading

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Sounds like a plan to me

NASHVILLE– House Majority Leader William Lamberth (R-Portland) announced Tuesday he plans to eliminate state fees for handgun carry permits issued in Tennessee. The announcement came as Lamberth was scheduled to present his House Bill 2027 to the Constitutional Protections & … Continue reading

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After almost 40 years…..

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Inmate Nicholas Sutton has been moved to death watch ahead of Thursday’s scheduled execution. MORE

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Why you don’t build on a river bluff

This is the dramatic moment two riverside homes were uprooted and swept down the steep bank in a devastating landslide in Tennessee. Both houses were positioned precariously close to the cliff-edge overlooking Tennessee River in Hardin County when the ground … Continue reading

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THREE times – in one day

CHEATHAM COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – Just when the opioid epidemic seems to be as bad as it can be, you hear another story that makes you shake your head. That would seem to be the case in Montgomery County and … Continue reading

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Tennessee bill wants to ban plastic grocery bags

A new proposal by a Knoxville lawmaker would ban one-time-use bags at grocery stores. SB 2131 was filed by Sen. Richard Briggs this week and would prohibit grocery stores, retail stores, and foodservice businesses from providing free paper or plastic … Continue reading

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A high price to pay for free shit

CLARKSVILLE, Tnn. (CNN) A man has died after getting trapped in a donation bin in Tennessee. Police say the 48-year-old man got stuck in the drop-off door and died at the scene. MORE

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So much for going home safe that night

SEVIERVILLE, TN (WSMV) – An East Tennessee police officer was killed in a domestic shooting and his wife has been charged with first degree murder. MORE

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Kentucky Readers: Apparently I hate you

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB and Fox News) — Kentucky is Tennesseans’ least favorite state — but the feeling is mutual, as Tennessee is Kentuckians’ least favorite state. We’ll have to use Hoosiers as the tie-breaker: Folks in Indiana also dislike Kentucky … Continue reading

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Look at him grin

A 20-year-old man was arrested Monday after police said he smoked marijuana in a Wilson County courtroom in front of a judge. Spencer Alan Boston was called to the podium in front of Judge Haywood Barry on a simple drug … Continue reading

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