MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Defense attorneys may be a step closer to understanding what evidence prosecutors have against their clients in the case of a missing nursing student whose partial remains were found more than three years after her disappearance.
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation spokesman Josh DeVine said Thursday the bureau has completed its analysis of more than 460 pieces of evidence in the case of Holly Bobo, who was 20 when she disappeared from her house in April 2011.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Forbes Magazine says Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam is now the country's richest elected official.
According to Forbes, Haslam's net worth has more than doubled since August from $980 million to $2 billion. The Haslam family-owned Pilot Flying J truck stop chain is selling more gas due to tumbling fuel prices.
JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) — Gov. Bill Haslam is touring the state this week to promote his Medicaid expansion plan to cover about 200,000 more low-income Tennesseans.
Haslam began the tour yesterday, at hospitals in Jackson and Memphis. The governor says he’ll make up to eight more stops around the state in advance of a special legislative session he’s called for Feb. 2 to consider his Insure Tennessee initiative.