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Alleged Bondage in Brewton Band Room Video included


WKRG News 5 is learning more about the former local band teacher accused of having sexual relationships with his students. More>>

McDonnell testifies he's no longer living with his wife Video included


Former governor Bob McDonnell testified Thursday he and his wife Maureen are no longer living together and said they began living separate lives 20 years ago. More>>

Supermarket wine petitions at 60 near deadline

About 60 communities have collected enough signatures to place a referendum for supermarket wine sales on the November ballot. More>>

5 Tennessee Walking Horses killed in barn fire in Columbia Video included


A barn fire in Columbia Wednesday afternoon killed five Tennessee Walking Horses. The cause of the fire is under investigation. More>>

EPA To Host Public Meeting Regarding CTS Site In Asheville


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a public meeting on Thursday to answer questions about the toxic CTS superfund site in Asheville. More>>

Maryville woman sentenced to 39 years after 2010 pain clinic raid

A Maryville woman convicted of operated a pill mill with her husband and son was sentenced this week to 39 years in prison. More>>

Son driving U-Haul rear-ends father on I-24, overturns


A father and son traveling to Florida for the teen’s first year of college were involved in a wreck Thursday morning on Interstate 24 north of Nashville. More>>

UPS says 51 retail stores breached by malware, including 2 in Tenn.

Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores. That includes people in Tennessee. More>>

Vietnam Veterans Memorial replica arrives in Pigeon Forge Video included

A half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial arrived in Pigeon Forge Wednesday ahead of a multi-day salute to America's veterans. More>>

Supreme Court puts hold on same-sex marriages in Virginia


The court on Wednesday granted a request from a county clerk in northern Virginia to block same-sex marriages across the state while the issue is being appealed to the Supreme Court. The court provided no explanation for its order.


Former NFL linebacker Tim Shaw says he has ALS

(Source: TitansOnline.com) (Source: TitansOnline.com)

In a video posted Tuesday on the Tennessee Titans' web site, the 30-year-old Shaw reveals he was recently diagnosed and says "I'm here today to stand up and fight with all of you against this disease" before pouring a bucket of ice water on his head as part of the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money and awareness to battle ALS. More>>

Gov. Haslam promotes free tuition plan Video included

Gov. Bill Haslam promotes Tennessee Promise before a crowd in Greene County on August 20, 2014. Gov. Bill Haslam promotes Tennessee Promise before a crowd in Greene County on August 20, 2014.

Gov. Bill Haslam has been visiting several schools throughout the state to promote his free tuition plan. More>>

Man caught with 299 sea turtle eggs

Photo of stolen sea turtle eggs from FWC Photo of stolen sea turtle eggs from FWC

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says a St. Lucie County man was caught with nearly 300 stolen sea turtle eggs.The FWC says they received a tip the man was on Diamond Sands beach taking the eggs. Officers responded to discover a disturbed sea turtle nest and 55-year-old James Odel McGriff of Riviera Beach to have a total of 299 eggs in his backpack. McGriff was booked into the St. Lucie County jail.? The FWC says McGriff was also arrested in 2002 for selling 12 eggs to an... More>>

Student reportedly suspended after saying 'Bless you' Video included


A young girl, who claims she was standing up for her religious beliefs in the classroom, was suspended after breaking a class rule of saying "bless you" after a classmate sneezed.

Teen responsible for "The Purge" post on social media discovered Video included

The Knoxville Police Department is responding to a social media post going around threatening a day of killing and lawlessness in Knoxville and surrounding areas.


Former NFL linebacker Tim Shaw says he has ALS

Adjusting to new technology just isn't easy for some people, even in the NFL where everyone is trying to find that winning edge. Adjusting to new technology just isn't easy for some people, even in the NFL where everyone is trying to find that winning edge.

Former NFL linebacker Tim Shaw has announced that he has ALS. More>>

Chafin wins VA Senate 38th race, GOP keeps control of State Senate


Republicans appear likely to retain control of the state Senate with the apparent victory of GOP candidate Ben Chafin in a special election for the 38th district. More>>

Family thanks car seat company for saving son's life Video included


Mason Carney, now three, received a new state-of-the-art car seat from Britax after his family thanked and credited the company for saving the toddler's life after a violent crash earlier this year. More>>

Guilty verdict for Rocky Mount man charged with putting child in scalding water Video included


A Rocky Mount was in court Tuesday morning facing child abuse charges after police say he put a toddler in a bathtub of scalding water. More>>

TDOT to remove sign erected after Boy Scout's death Video included


A memorial sign erected for a 13-year-old Rutherford County boy killed on I-24 in Smyrna will be removed by TDOT. More>>

Motor oil spill on U.S. Highway 19 in Russell County, Va.; cleanup complete


The Russell County, Va. Emergency Management team was dispatched to a motor oil spill on U.S. 19 in front of the Hansonville Recycling Center Tuesday morning. More>>

Tuesday's special elections in southwest Va. will determine Senate control

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Polls are open in three special elections for seats in the General Assembly, including a critical race that will determine control of the state Senate. More>>

Nashville couple speak out about shooting death of dog Video included


A south Nashville couple said someone shot and killed their dog Callie in their backyard Wednesday. More>>

Dashcam captures trucker saving woman, baby from fiery crash


David Frederickson helped pull a woman and her one-year-old child from a fiery crash in Biloxi, Mississippi. More>>

Big money, sharp elbows in Tuesday's special senate election

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Republican Ben Chafin and Democrat Mike Hymes have each raised more than $700,000 for their campaigns and spent heavily on television ads, according to state campaign finance and Federal Communications Commission records.  More>>

Va. mom pleads guilty in child tattooing case

(Source: Campbell County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Campbell County Sheriff's Office)

A Campbell County woman has been sentenced on abuse charge stemming from the tattooing of her two daughters. More>>

Community Health details attack on patient records


Hospital operator Community Health Systems says a cyberattack took information on more than 4 million patients from its computer network earlier this year.The Franklin, Tennessee, company says no medical or credit card records were taken in the attack, which may have happened in April and June.  More>>

Special election underway in Southwest Virginia today Video included


Control of the state senate will be determined by voters in Southwest Virginia today. A special election is taking place in the 38th district to fill the seat of Senator Phillip Puckett. Today's race between Republican Ben Chafin and Democrat Mike Hymes is winner take all. More>>

State of Tennessee sets up daycare inspection report database


Tennesseeans now have access to an on line database that allows them to look up daycare inspection reports for centers across the state. More>>

TBI launches new campaign: "It Has to Stop"

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has launched a new initiative to raise awareness of human trafficking. More>>

Oak Ridge woman's body found in Calif. mine shaft, alleged lover arrested Video included

The body of a missing woman originally from Oak Ridge was found Sunday in a mine shaft and her alleged lover has been arrested in her murder. More>>

Over 4 million patients affected by cyber attack on Community Health Systems

Updated: Aug 18, 2014 09:08 PM

Hospital operator Community Health Systems said a cyber attack took information on more than 4 million patients from its computer network earlier this year. More>>

Longtime McDonnell staffer defends former boss on the stand Video included


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Two charged after meth lab found in Marion, Va. home; more arrests pending


Smyth County, Va. Sheriff’s Office investigators and Drug Enforcement Administration arrested two Southwest Virginia residents on methamphetamine charges Thursday. More>>

Police: 4-year-old shoots self, dies


Police in Middle Tennessee say a 4-year-old boy has died after shooting himself in the chest. More>>

Defense: Former Virginia governor was open with records

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Attorneys have opened their defense of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell at his corruption trial by trying to demonstrate that he was open and transparent with his financial records.A bookkeeper for a real estate partnership owned by McDonnell and his sister testified Monday that the former governor agreed in their first email exchange to give her full access to his bank records. Brenda Chamberlain says it was relatively rare for a client to do so.On cross-examination, t... More>>

Virginia Lottery earns record $538.6 million

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Virginia Lottery says it earned a record $538.6 million in the most recent fiscal year on the strength of sales of instant scratch-off tickets and a huge Mega Millions jackpot drawing in December.The Lottery says the profit for the fiscal year that ended June 30 broke the mark of $487.1 million set in in fiscal 2012. Lottery sales in fiscal 2013 grew 7.2 percent to a record $1.81 billion.Executive Director Paula Otto says the number of people buying Virginia Lottery t... More>>

Tazewell County Grand Jury hands down 150 indictments Video included


Investigators in Southwest Virginia are working to get drugs off the streets.On Friday, the Commonwealth’s Attorney Dennis Lee announced details of an operation in Tazewell County, Va. More>>

Gov. McAuliffe announces 160 new jobs coming to Smyth County, Va. Video included


On Friday, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced that a 160 news jobs would be coming to the Smyth County community. More>>

Smyth Co., Va. deputies confirm fatal ATV accident in Konnarock area Video included


Smyth County, Va. Sheriff’s Office confirmed that a 63-year-old man died following an ATV crash in the Konnarock area of the county Thursday. More>>

Dozens of marijuana plants destroyed in Hamblen County

Officers in Hamblen County located and destroyed approximately 100 marijuana plants Thursday. More>>

Tanker explodes in Nashville, Fumes spark smaller explosions Video included

Updated: Aug 14, 2014 08:26 AM

A tanker truck exploded in west Nashville Wednesday, sending fuel vapors into the city's storm water system and causing several secondary explosions. More>>

Tennessee names Justin Worley Vols' starting QB

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Tennessee's Justin Worley has won the preseason competition to open the year as the Volunteers' starting quarterback. More>>

Clinton toddler passes away nearly 2 days after falling into swimming pool

A Clinton toddler who nearly drowned Tuesday has passed away. More>>

Officer saves woman with anti-overdose drug


The Holly Springs Police Department is the first and only law enforcement agency in Georgia to carry Naloxone, a drug that stops someone from overdosing on Opiates, and just a few days after officers were trained on the drug; they saved their first life using it. More>>

7 year-old struck by car, recovering from injuries Video included


A day after being struck by a car near his school bus stop, 7 year-old Thomas Human is recovering from his injuries at Niswonger Children's Hospital.A Picture of Thomas taken just after he arrived at the hospital, shows him on a ventilator. More>>

Florida couple dead in murder/suicide at Sevier County rental cabin

Two people from Florida are dead after what the Sevier County Sheriff's Office has determined to be a murder/suicide at a rental cabin. More>>


McDonnell prosecution to rest Thursday, defense begins next week


Prosecutors in the McDonnell trial will rest their case Thursday, setting the stage for the defense to begin presenting their case on Monday. More>>

UT preparing for largest freshman class in 30 years Video included

The University of Tennessee is preparing for its largest first-year class in at least 30 years. Nearly 4,700 freshmen are set to begin classes on August 20. That's an increase of around 400 from last year. More>>

8-year-old Knoxville girl calls 911, saves babysitter Video included

A Knox County family is calling their 8-year-old daughter a hero for dialing 911. The babysitter they hired suddenly fell unconscious and that's when EMS and authorities were called to Bruhin Road Tuesday afternoon. More>>

Morristown Ebola doctor speaks about time with family after quarantined for 21 days Video included

 A Morristown doctor who came face to face with the Ebola outbreak is talking about his ordeal after coming out of quarantine Sunday afternoon. More>>

Police: Man tries to abduct 11-year-old girl at Sevierville craft fair Video included

The Sevierville Police Department is looking for a man who attempted to abduct and steal a purse from an 11-year-old girl at the Great Smokies Craft Fair Saturday. More>>

Former Clarksville teen in court Tuesday in teacher murder case

The lawyers for a former Clarksville teen charged with killing his Massachusetts teacher will ask a judge to drop charges and try him as a minor on Tuesday. More>>

Man dead with 55-gallon drum of moonshine material in Garden City hotel


Horry County police detectives are investigating the death of a man in a Garden City hotel Monday afternoon. Lt. Robert Kegler said officers were called to a Royal Garden Hotel on North Waccamaw Drive  where a man was found dead

12-year-old warns of dieting app after collapsing from malnutrition Video included


A 12-year-old Murfreesboro girl is warning others her age to avoid dieting apps after the guidelines she was given led to a bout of malnutrition. More>>

Mom charged after teen son partakes in 'fire challenge'


Forty-one-year-old Janie Lachelle Talley was arrested last week and charged with contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile. More>>

Mother says baby's foot burned on Greyhound bus Video included

Updated: Aug 11, 2014 04:11 PM

Greyhound is investigating a mother’s claims that her infant daughter’s foot was badly burned while riding one of their buses. More>>

Knox County inmate attempts to escape jail by impersonating another inmate

A man tried to escape from the Knox County Detention Center earlier this month, according to officials, by attempting to impersonate another inmate who was about to be released. Records show this was the first of two escape attempts just this month. More>>

Police: Man flips Jeep trying to put on shoes


The accident happened Monday morning while the driver was on the way to work, said an officer on scene.

Second supermoon of summer shines over E. Tenn.

The second supermoon of the summer could be seen across East Tennessee on Sunday night. More>>

New Tenn. distribution center to bring 700 jobs


Officials say Academy Sports + Outdoors plans to build a distribution center in Putnam County, which will bring 700 jobs to the area over the next five years. More>>

Baby found abandoned next to trash in Memphis

Memphis police are looking for a person who abandoned a newborn next to a trash bin. More>>

Company settles Tennessee vaccine case for $18M

Federal officials say a pharmaceutical distributor has agreed to pay $18 million to settle a case over temperature monitors used to ship vaccines under a contract with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. More>>

Roane County election officials recount all ballots due to 1,300 uncounted votes, one race affected Video included

Roane County election officials were forced to recount every ballot in Thursday's election due to around 1,300 early votes that were mistakenly left out of the count. The recount ended up changing the results in one race. More>>

Woman, 24, attacked, raped at Clarksville park


A 24-year-old woman was attacked, blindfolded and rape at Dunbar Cave State Park in Clarksville. Police are investigating. More>>

Wreck involving FedEx truck snarls traffic on I-40E near 17th St. exit

All lanes of I-40 are back open after a wreck involving a FedEx truck snarled traffic on Friday morning. More>>

Woman convicted in Christian Newsom killings could face early parole hearing

Vanessa Coleman was convicted on charges of facilitating first-degree murder, second-degree murder, theft, rape, and kidnapping less than two years ago, and now she could be eligible for parole before the end of the year. More>>

Truck hauling pigs catches fire on I-40 in Cheatham County

Updated: Aug 08, 2014 08:15 AM

One westbound lane of Interstate 40 in Cheatham County was closed for several hours early Friday morning after a semi hauling pigs caught fire. More>>

Rep. DesJarlais holds on in Tenn. despite scandals

Scandal-plagued Tennessee Rep. Scott DesJarlais (day-zhar-LAY') defied expectations of a blowout defeat in his bid for a another term, instead emerging from the Republican primary with a razor-thin margin that left the... More>>

Gov. Haslam wins Republican primary

Updated: Aug 07, 2014 11:03 PM

Haslam faced no serious opposition in his bid for the November ballot and a chance for a second term. More>>

10-year-old bitten by shark at Folly Beach


A Charleston boy is recovering after being bitten multiple times by a shark Wednesday afternoon on Folly Beach, according to a report by our South Carolina sister station WCBD.The incident happened just after 2:00 p.m. near East Ashley Avenue, said Fire Chief Steve Mims at Folly Beach Public Safety. The victim, Riley Harris, 10, was boogy boarding in the shallow part of the beach when he was bitten several times on his ankle and foot. He told officials that he believes it was a 4-to-5 feet lo... More>>

THP urges back to school safety

With many students returning to the classroom this month, the Tennessee Highway Patrol is encouraging back to school safety. More>>

World's Longest Yards Sale kicks off Thursday morning Video included

The World's Longest Yard Sale kicks off Thursday at sunrise. More>>

TBI, Tenn. Commission on Children and Youth to look into deaths at Dandridge juvenile facility

The Tennessee Department of Children's Services has now asked the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth to look into the two recent deaths at Mountain View Youth Development Center in Dandridge. More>>

Lebanon man pleads guilty to explosion that killed in-laws Video included


Richard Parker, 49, pleaded guilty Tuesday morning to murdering his wife’s parents, Jon and Marion Setzer, by delivering a package that exploded at their Lebanon home. More>>

UT Medical Center prepares for Ebola virus Video included

As Americans infected with the Ebola virus get treatment in Atlanta, staff at UT Medical Center are working to make sure they're prepared, just in case the virus ever lands here.   More>>

22-month-old girl dies a day after being run over in Kentucky

A 22-month-old Kentucky girl has died, one day after being run over by a driver who did not see her in the road.

NC parents charged after 4-week-old baby dies after being left in hot car


Parents of a 4-week-old infant have been arrested and charged with involuntary manslaughter and felony child abuse after the child was left in a hot car.It happened July 27 and Sherrie Tiesha Clay and Shakee Duquan Robinson were arrested Monday by Statesville Police. A police statement indicates the child was left in the hot car for about two hours after he was found by his aunt. The child was rushed to an area hospital and died the next day.Police say the couple's remaining children were pla... More>>

Man leaves over $160K to Metro Animal Control upon death


A self-professed "cat person" who died last year left over $160,000 to Metro Animal Control. Metro Council is scheduled to vote on accepting the unrestricted donation Tuesday. More>>

SC girl died in crash a week after 14th birthday and exactly 9 years after brother

Hannah in a photo from Dunbar Funeral Home Hannah in a photo from Dunbar Funeral Home

Funeral plans have been set for a South Carolina teen girl who died in a car crash just a week after her 14th birthday. Hannah Faith Bickley, age 14, of Chapin SC, died on Thursday in a crash near Charleston -- also exactly 9 years after another tragedy hit her family. More>>

Plane diverted to Nashville due to disruptive, violent passenger Video included

According to police, 55-year-old Mary Lentz, of New Mexico, ran toward the plane's cockpit and punched a flight attendant in the stomach. More>>

Landlord accused of secretly recording woman in basement


According to the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office, 73-year-old Jack Griffin Knight was charged with secret peeping on Thursday. More>>

Young Buck's manager shot at Nashville night club

The manager and bodyguard of a Nashville rapper was shot three times Sunday morning at a club on Murfreesboro Pike. More>>

NC concertgoer among 2 dead from apparent overdoses


A second concertgoer has died from a suspected drug overdose at a Columbia concert. A 17-year-old boy from Virginia was taken to the hospital following the "Mad Decent Block Party" at Merriweather Post Pavilion. Authorities are still waiting on autopsy and toxicology results from the medical examiner's office to confirm the exact cause of death.20-year-old Tyler Viscardi of Greenville, North Carolina also died and at ... More>>

SLED: 136 mentally ill in SC denied gun purchases


State agents say 136 people have been stopped from buying guns in South Carolina because a background check showed they had been ruled mentally incompetent by a court.The State Law Enforcement Division told The Post and Courier of Charleston that its agents have also revoked 132 concealed weapons permits from people ruled mentally incompetent.A state law passed last year requires probate courts to report all cases whe... More>>

Woman's purse stolen after man asks for help jumping car in Springfield Video included

Updated: Aug 03, 2014 09:52 PM

A man was arrested Thursday after he allegedly stole a woman's purse in Springfield and committed several car burglaries at a senior living facility. More>>

Driver runs over former landlord in Whitley County

A Maryville woman was killed in a single vehicle accident on Rocky Branch Road early Monday A Maryville woman was killed in a single vehicle accident on Rocky Branch Road early Monday

Deputies in Whitley County, Kentucky are asking for your help in finding the person responsible for fleeing the scene after intentionally running down a pedestrian. More>>

Explosive email released, Gov. McDonnell defense blames wife for gifts Video included


McDonnell defense attorneys released a series of personal notes and emails between former First Lady Maureen McDonnell and Star Scientific CEO Jonnie Williams Friday, in an effort to show the two shared a close relationship. More>>

2-year-old killed by blunt force trauma Video included


The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner says that a two-year-old boy who died Wednesday was killed by blunt force trauma to the abdomen, and the manner of death is homicide.

17 Roane County residents indicted in conspiracy to make 50 grams of meth

Seventeen Roane County residents were arrested last month after a federal grand jury in Knoxville returned two separate indictments accusing them of a conspiracy to manufacture 50 grams or more of methamphetamine. More>>

Officials: Patient that sparked scare at Charlotte hospital had Malaria Video included


According to officials, a patient arrived at Carolinas Medical Center Emergency Department on Tuesday evening after visiting a country known for high risk of infectious diseases.

TDOT faces major budget cuts if Congress doesn't meet Friday deadline Video included


The Tennessee Department of Transportation is anxiously waiting to see if Congress can agree on a way to keep the Highway Trust Fund a float before an August 1 deadline. More>>

Vols help build Habitat for Humanity house

It was a different kind of homecoming Wednesday for members of the Tennessee football team. More>>

Garth Brooks adds Atlanta stop to World Tour


It's official! Atlanta will be stop No. 2 and the first southern date on the Garth Brooks World Tour. More>>

1 killed in fiery crash involving tractor-trailers on I-40E near mm 364 Video included

All lanes of Interstate 40 East are back open after one person was killed in a fiery crash involving two tractor-trailers and a truck Tuesday morning. More>>

Storm survivors pick up sentimental pieces in Claiborne County Video included

Storm survivors are counting their blessings as they pick up what's left of their homes. More>>

Newport police officers arraigned on drug and money laundering scheme

Three of the suspects in a drug and money laundering scheme involving Newport police officers were arraigned in a Cocke County courtroom Monday. More>>

Luke Bryan Farm Tour names Maple Lane Farms as opening show

The "Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2014" schedule was released Monday night, and a local corn maze has been featured as the site of the tour's opening show. More>>

EF-3 tornado confirmed in Claiborne County Video included

The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-3 tornado touched down near Speedwell in Claiborne County last night with winds of 140 miles per hour. More>>

Murfreesboro police searching for missing Manchester woman after car, phone found Video included

Brooke Roberts, 30, was last seen Monday at the Harper’s Point Apartments in Murfreesboro where she works. Her SUV was found at the nearby Cason Trailhead greenway. More>>

Festival named for moonshiner Popcorn Sutton kicks off in Cocke County Video included

Legendary moonshiner Popcorn Sutton. Legendary moonshiner Popcorn Sutton.

For the first time in five years a festival honoring the life of infamous moonshiner Popcorn Sutton is in Cocke County. More>>

Gatlinburg woman creates not only soap company, but jobs for the community Video included

Cindy Heinemann describes herself as determined. She started Misty Mountain Soap Company in her kitchen 10 years ago. Her goal then was to feed her family and make a quality product, but she also accomplished something else. She created jobs.


Gov. Haslam announces 1,000 new jobs coming to Anderson County's SL Tennessee plant Video included

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam was in Anderson County Friday morning to announce that SL Tennessee is adding 1,000 new jobs. More>>

Pelicans GM undergoes prostate exam during game to raise awareness Video included


Early Friday morning, the front office staff of the Myrtle Beach Pelicans challenged their Vice President and General Manager Andy Milovich to receive an in-game prostate exam while singing "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" during the team's Prostate Cancer Awareness Night on Thursday, July 24. Milovich accepted the challenge but only if the Fierce Fallon Facebook Page reached 10,000 'Likes' by Thursday at midnight.The Fierce Fallon Facebook Page belongs to Carolina Forest 10-year old Fallon Emer... More>>

Morristown woman hit, killed by truck

One dead in two car crash in Bell County One dead in two car crash in Bell County

A Morristown woman died early Wednesday morning after being hit by a truck. More>>

Search warrant for millionaire's home reveals disturbing details into investigation Video included


Twenty toothbrushes, eight flash drives, four guns, nipple clamps, sex toys, lingerie: those are just a few of the items seized from the property of a Memphis businessman charged with rape.

Buncombe Co. deputies use Facebook to find child support fugitives Video included


Buncombe County deputies are wanting to bring awareness to parents who owe a lot of money in child support, and they've taken to Facebook to help target what they called the most egregious offenders. More>>


Pilot Flying J reaches settlement with the Feds, Jimmy Haslam responds Video included


Jimmy Haslam's Pilot Flying J, has entered into a Criminal Enforcement Agreement with the government. Under the agreement the Cleveland Browns owner's other company will not be prosecuted, as long as Pilot Flying J holds up its end of the deal. More>>

Dad makes daughter a princess, claims 'no man's land' in Africa


Jeremiah Heaton traveled to northeastern Africa to acquire land to fulfill his daughter's desire to be a princess, but his goals, he says, is to provide much more than that.


SEC football: QB position will see lots of new faces


In 2013, nine teams brought a quarterback to SEC Media Days. This year only five are scheduled to do so. Only one of those players – Ole Miss’ Bo Wallace – was a full-time starter in 2013.


How would you deal with facing an amputation in your early 20s? One Virginia man decided to take his left foot on one last round of adventures, and his sister used social media to brag on him. More>>

'Missing' NC woman and husband now in custody facing charges

Amy and Paul Arrington Amy and Paul Arrington

Amy Arrington, the woman who supposedly went " missing" in the ocean Saturday, July 5, is now in custody. Pat Dowling, spokesperson for North Myrtle Beach, said she turned herself into authorities in Charlotte. First responders in North Myrtle Beach spent hours searching for Arrington, 42, from Gastonia, North Carolina, after her husband Paul, told police she went in the water in the area of 24th Avenue North and North Ocean Boulevard, and didn't resurface. More>>

911 shocker: Dispatcher saves her own son


An emergency dispatcher was put to the test as she fielded a 911 call from her own home with her son's life at stake. More>>

NC mom high on Oxycodone sentenced in crash that killed 6-year-old daughter

Amber Sandvig (left), Alana Sandvig (right) Amber Sandvig (left), Alana Sandvig (right)

NEW BERN, N.C. - A New Bern woman pleaded guilty for a DWI crash that killed her 6-year-old daughter. Amber Sandvig made the plea in court Monday afternoon. Her 6-year-old daughter, Alanna, died last year when Sandvig was high on drugs and crashed her car with her two children in the backseat.Her two-year-old son, Blaze, was seriously injured. Police also found drug paraphernalia in her car including syringes, a needle, and spoon.Lab results found Oxycodone in Sandvig's system. She was sente... More>>

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  • Sheriff: Ex-Marine inquired about body disposal

    Sheriff: Ex-Marine inquired about body disposal

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:55 PM EDT2014-08-19 23:55:24 GMT
    Deep in a mine shaft in the California desert, the body of a pregnant wife of a U.S. Marine was discovered after a search of nearly two months.
    A former Marine charged Tuesday with murder after the body of his alleged lover was found in an abandoned California mine shaft had been looking into how to dispose of a human body, a sheriff's investigator said.
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