- Goddaughter mourning AR woman found dead inside plastic binby Mike Suriani on March 1, 2024 at 6:00 pm
ST. FRANCIS COUNTY, Ark.— For the first time since her discovery, the goddaughter of 42-year-old Troy Strope is speaking out about the woman and her tragic death. Strope's body was discovered in a storage tote off St. Francis County Road 731 on February 20. So far, no one has been charged with […]
- Over 100 pounds of meth, cocaine discovered during AR traffic stopby Megan Fayard on March 1, 2024 at 5:02 pm
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Over 100 pounds of methamphetamine and cocaine were found during a traffic stop in Pope County, Arkansas, Wednesday, according to Arkansas State Police. At around 3:30 a.m., ASP pulled a vehicle over near mile-marker 77 on Interstate 40. Police say 120 pounds of methamphetamine, […]
- Pair robs, assaults victims in Dixie Queen drive-thruby Courtney Anderson on March 1, 2024 at 4:49 pm
MEMPHIS, Tenn. --- Memphis Police are investigating after two people were robbed and one of them was assaulted while waiting in a Dixie Queen drive-thru Friday morning. Memphis Police say the robbery happened at 1 a.m. at the Dixie Queen on Mt. Moriah Road Extended. Police released a video of the […]
- New MSCS superintendent to officially start April 1by David Royer on March 1, 2024 at 4:28 pm
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The incoming new superintendent for Memphis Shelby County Schools began onboarding Friday. Dr. Marie Feagins will officially become the new superintendent on April 1, if school board members vote to approve her contract at their next meeting. She is working with the district on a […]
- Memphis mayor, council use retreat to plan city’s futureby Alex Coleman on March 1, 2024 at 4:24 pm
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The City of Memphis could be seeing a more unified front when it comes to tackling crime, poverty, and jobs. Dozens of city leaders joined forces Friday to hash out their budget priorities that will directly impact you, the taxpayer. All hands were on deck at the […]
- Guns, weed found in Whitehaven chop shop bustby Shay Simon on March 1, 2024 at 3:53 pm
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Marijuana, guns, and drugs were found at a Whitehaven home as investigators closed what they say was a chop shop on Thursday. Decorian Young, 29 is facing a long list of charges for theft, weapons, drugs, and violating a chop shop law after Memphis Police busted the home on […]
- The Clarksville Rundown: Murder at Walmart over bag of chips, ACT Authority, and why you should drive a bus | PODCASTby Chris Smith on March 1, 2024 at 12:00 pm
A criminal's dumb attempt to get away with killing a Walmart employee, the city's smart moves to pay for the Performing Arts Center, and Ryan shares how his dad's second career as a school bus driver […]
- ‘He would have fed him’: Daughter of Walmart employee killed in parking lot remembers his legacy and loveby Jordan Renfro on March 1, 2024 at 9:00 am
On Wednesday, a jury found Christopher Clark guilty of first-degree murder in the Clarksville Walmart slaying, bringing some relief to the family he left behind. The post ‘He would have fed him’: […]
- School says Clarksville teacher screamed in 4-year-old’s face, pulled his hair, pushed him; DCS reopens investigationby Chris Smith on February 29, 2024 at 4:05 pm
A Minglewood Elementary School teacher accused of screaming at a 4-year-old special needs student, pulling his hair and pushing him received a three-day suspension and reprimand earlier this school […]
- City seeks public feedback on safety action plan to prevent serious injuries on roadwaysby Christian Brown on February 29, 2024 at 3:52 pm
As the City of Clarksville plans for the next phase of their comprehensive safety action plan, they are looking to members of the community for feedback over the plan's strategies. The post City […]
- Weekend weather: Mostly sunny skies with a chance of rain on Fridayby Lily Russell on February 29, 2024 at 9:58 am
Clarksville forecast: Showers on Friday will kick off the month of March, with mostly sunny skies the rest of the weekend. The post Weekend weather: Mostly sunny skies with a chance of rain on […]
- Man found guilty of murder in shooting of Walmart employee over stolen bag of chips, drinkby Jordan Renfro on February 28, 2024 at 6:16 pm
After three days of testimony and an hour and 45 minutes of deliberation, the jury returned a verdict of guilty Wednesday for a man charged with the murder of a 55-year-old Walmart employee. The post […]
- CDC study says nearly 1 in 10 Tennesseans has suffered from 'long COVID'on March 1, 2024 at 5:39 pm
Three and a half years after her COVID infection, Katie Allison is still sick. She was never hospitalized when she had COVID, but has several symptoms of long-COVID.
- No, Dr Pepper is not being discontinuedon March 1, 2024 at 5:38 pm
Contrary to viral claims online, Dr Pepper isn’t going anywhere, a brand spokesperson told VERIFY.
- UT trustees eager to explore keeping Randy Boyd on as president for another 5 yearson March 1, 2024 at 5:30 pm
Boyd has served as UT System president since 2020. He told trustees Friday his wife, Jenny, has given her blessing for hjm to serve another five if they want.
- Blount Memorial adds 10 patient rooms to ERon March 1, 2024 at 4:59 pm
Officials said it's already reducing wait times.
- NCAA temporarily backs off on investigating NIL activities after federal judge sides with Tennesseeon March 1, 2024 at 4:34 pm
The NCAA lost an argument last week as a lawsuit filed by the attorneys general of Tennessee and Virginia plays out.
- ATF has not updated its policy to allow ‘illegal’ immigrants to buy guns in the U.S.on March 1, 2024 at 4:11 pm
Federal law does not allow people who are in the U.S. illegally to buy guns and the ATF cannot change gun laws on its own.
- Volunteer coach among 56 homicide victims since Jan. 1by email@example.com (Julia Baker) on March 1, 2024 at 5:03 pm
Adrian Goodrich, also known as ‘Coach Skeet,’ is one of the people killed in January and February, according to data provided by Memphis Police Department. In the same period last year, there were 54 slayings.
- ECS falls to Providence Christian in D2-A semifinalsby firstname.lastname@example.org (John Varlas) on March 1, 2024 at 4:51 pm
The Eagles battled throughout, but a slow start hurt their chances.
- City, U of M working to finish stadium transferby email@example.com (Samuel Hardiman) on March 1, 2024 at 3:57 pm
It has been more than a month since the Memphis City Council voted to give the University of Memphis Auxiliary Services Foundation ownership of Simmons Bank Liberty Stadium and $120 million in cash. The stadium still belongs to the City of Memphis.
- Jail cell photos, autopsy show 'intolerable treatment,' lawyer saysby firstname.lastname@example.org (Julia Baker) on March 1, 2024 at 3:49 pm
New images of Shelby County Jail cells show “inhumane” conditions, according to national civil rights attorney Ben Crump. He represents the family of Ramon McGhee, whose death was ruled a homicide.
- Leaders sound off on sales-tax increase to fund new jailby email@example.com (Julia Baker) on March 1, 2024 at 3:06 pm
Some local leaders, including Shelby County Commissioner Amber Mills and Shelby County Sheriff Floyd Bonner, approve of funding the project through a sales-tax increase. But others say it would disproportionately impact impoverished citizens.
- Briarcrest boys basketball advances to Division 2-AA title gameby firstname.lastname@example.org (John Varlas) on March 1, 2024 at 1:41 pm
Cooper Haynes leads with 21 points as the Saints defeat Pope John Paul II for their 30th win of the season.
- Its now been 20 years since this mom, toddler went missing in Tennesseeby Alexandra Koehn on March 1, 2024 at 5:27 pm
It's been nearly 20 years since Jennifer Wix and her toddler, Adrianna, disappeared. Their family is marking this sad anniversary by raising money for a new mural to remind people of the case.
- A speeding driver ended her life. Her family now wants drivers to be safer in Nashville.by Kelsey Gibbs on March 1, 2024 at 4:22 pm
A devastating crash last month has left a family in mourning and sparked a heartfelt plea for safety behind the wheel.
- Is this your neighborhood? 25 additional streets will be a part of Nashville's Traffic Calming Projectby Emily Luxen on March 1, 2024 at 3:54 pm
The Nashville Department of Transportation announced the newest streets to be a part of the Traffic Calming Project
- Shrimp, beer, and live music all weekend long at Tennessee Brew Works' Cajun Shrimp Bowl '24by Brianna Hamblin on March 1, 2024 at 10:54 am
This Saturday and Sunday at Tennessee Brew Works at 809 Ewing Avenue in Nashville, enjoy shrimp, specialty beers and cocktails, and live music for the Cajun Shrimp Bowl '24.
- Love the Dress prom event helps you find the perfect dress for the next danceby Nikki-Dee Ray on March 1, 2024 at 10:39 am
It's important to find that perfect dress for prom and the spring formal, and young women can do that this weekend in Franklin.
- Join Nick Beres this weekend for Soup Sunday at Nissan Stadium and help a great cause!by Kelly Broderick on March 1, 2024 at 5:33 am
Do you like soup? Love helping a good cause? Join NewsChannel 5 on Soup Sunday this weekend at Nissan Stadium from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Tullahoma Animal Control searching for owner of dog abandoned in trash bag in store dumpsterby Erin McCullough on March 1, 2024 at 5:59 pm
Tullahoma Animal Control wants to know who is responsible for leaving a dog to die in the trash.
- Traffic lights come crashing down after hit-and-run in Belle Meadeby Andy Cordan on March 1, 2024 at 5:48 pm
The Metro Nashville Police Department is looking for a hit-and-run driver who reportedly caused substantial damage in Belle Meade Thursday night.
- City of Springfield planning to install its first Safe Haven Baby Boxby Maranda Whittington on March 1, 2024 at 5:41 pm
The new baby box is set to be installed at David N. Greer Fire Station No. 2 off Bradley Drive in the next couple of weeks.
- 'God, if you're going to take one of us, take all of us': Mt Juliet family remembers 2020 tornado by Kendall Ashman on March 1, 2024 at 5:29 pm
From Putnam County to Wilson County, communities across Middle Tennessee are honoring the 25 lives lost in the 2020 tornado this weekend.
- Crash closes I-40 East near Cookevilleby Ethan Illers on March 1, 2024 at 3:50 pm
All eastbound lanes of I-40 near Cookeville are closed due to a crash involving multiple vehicles.
- Man accused of sexually assaulting woman at Nashville Airportby Sierra Rains on March 1, 2024 at 1:45 pm
A man was arrested at the Nashville International Airport (BNA) on Thursday after police said he sexually assaulted another passenger.