Tennessee

via Wkyc: A 29-year-old man credited with saving numerous lives Sunday morning after he disarmed a man who opened fire on a Tennessee Waffle House said he was just trying to stay alive. James Shaw Jr. said after feeling cornered he saw an opportunity to tackle the man shooting into an Antioch Waffle House. He […]

A bill to make the Holy Bible the official book of Tennessee was approved in a legislative committee Tuesday. With a 7-1 vote, the Senate Judiciary Committee advanced the legislation, sponsored by Sen. Steve Southerland, R-Morristown. While the measure received approval in the House with a 55-38 vote last year, the effort was curtailed in […]

Dominic Jeffries (pictured left of center) was missing for over 14 hours after he got lost taking his shih tzu, Coco (pictured right of Jeffries),…

  A Tennessee judge ruled that Jaleesa Martin will be allowed to name her son ‘Messiah.’ The judge’s ruling overturned the order from another judge who said the boy’s name should be changed to Martin because “`Messiah’ is a title that is held only by Jesus Christ.” Last month child support magistrate Lu Ann Ballew ordered a […]

Erica Shead (pictured above) is reportedly furious at a Lucy Elementary teacher, because she reportedly informed Shead’s 10-year-old that she could not name God as an idol…

  Though gospel legend and TV show host Dr. Bobby Jones won’t officially turn 75 years old until Wednesday, national and local gospel artists will turn out in force for an early birthday celebration at 4:30 p.m. at Mt. Zion church in Antioch. Jones began his gospel-themed Bobby Jones Gospel TV show in 1980 on […]

A pre-teen is being hailed as a brave young lady after calling 911 to help nab two robbers who invaded her home Saturday, NewsChannel 9…

TENNESSEE — The FBI is investigating a video from a Tennessee police car dashcam that shows police stripping a man naked and then beating and tasing him. Darren Ring, a 34-year-old man from New Johnsonville, suffered a punctured lung and cracked ribs from the brutal beating. Cops descended on Ring’s neighborhood when they heard reports […]

TENNESSEE — The FBI is investigating a video from a Tennessee police car dashcam that shows police stripping a man naked and then beating and tasing him. Darren Ring, a 34-year-old man from New Johnsonville, suffered a punctured lung and cracked ribs from the brutal beating. Cops descended on Ring’s neighborhood when they heard reports […]