DECATURVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Deputy District Attorney General Jennifer Nichols of Shelby County has been appointed to prosecute the Decatur County case involving the 2011 kidnapping and killing of a Tennessee woman, Holly Bobo.
Media report Decatur County Circuit Court Judge Creed McGinley on Tuesday approved the selection of Nichols by the Tennessee District Attorneys General Conference.
Nashville, Tenn., May 4, 2010 -- FEMA is completing aerial preliminary damage assessments over Tennessee following the severe storms and floods that have damaged or destroyed homes and businesses in May 2010.
Credit David Fine/FEMA
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A federal appeals court has affirmed a lower court's decision to dismiss a lawsuit claiming the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers was responsible for flood damage at the Grand Ole Opry in 2010.
The Tennessean (http://tnne.ws/1vZl7PD) reports Gaylord Entertainment Company appealed the primary ruling that said the government has legal immunity under the Flood Control Act of 1928.
The Journey Home's Scott Foster speaks to a homeless client.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT) -- Mid-state charities that serve the homeless say they’re prepared for this week’s cold snap.
Shelters here in Murfreesboro have a cooperative arrangement in place for any night that falls below 30 degrees called the Coldest Nights Program. On those nights all drug testing requirements are waived and anyone seeking shelter is cared for.
Scott Foster directs the homeless charity called The Journey Home.
Mid-state teen is rescue from the Stones River Sunday.
Credit Adam Rose, Special Operations Response Team
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — A Middle Tennessee teen is facing a charge of reckless endangerment after crews had to rescue him from a rain swollen stream.
The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office says that 18-year-old Clinton Cole Powers drove into rushing water covering a portion of Elam Road Sunday and his truck ended up in the Stones River.
A statement from the agency says Powers was rescued by swift water technicians from the Emergency Medical Services' Special Operations Response Team. His passenger, 21-year-old Brentan Mihm, swam to shore.