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The Tennessee Department of Transportation has assured motorists it is stocked and ready to clear roadways of ice and snow. Salt supplies have been replenished in all 95 counties in preparation for the winter season, and crews have readied snow plows and brine trucks. Crews were already out …

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Human trafficking continues to be a public health concern in Tennessee, including Coffee County which local authorities say have a high rate of human trafficking instances. Through mid-December 2021, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Human Trafficking Hotline had received 1,185 tips or…

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Tennessee motorists should try not to be blue even though their new license tags are, as the Volunteer State has begun its change over to the new style of plate voted on by hundreds of thousands of Tennesseans this past year.

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Tennessee gas price average rose only by a penny last week to set the average price of gas in Tennessee at $2.99 which is eight cents cheaper than one month ago. However, a bounce this week saw the number again break the $3 barrier. In Tullahoma, a gallon of 87 octane was selling for an aver…

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Tennessee gas prices fell another 1.5 cents this week, bringing the Tennessee Gas Price average to $2.99. Prices are now one cent cheaper than last month, but still 95 cents more than this time last year. Tullahoma saw prices hover around $2.95, with a few stations even offering a gallon of …

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Road construction won’t delay travelers during the Christmas and New Year holidays as Tullahoma motorists can even fill up with gas that has nosed just below $3 per gallon of the first time in months.

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Haven’t gotten a raise in a while and are looking around for a new career? The prison system could be an option – not as an inmate but as an employee.

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tnAchieves recruited more than 9,000 mentors to serve the TN Promise Class of 2022, exceeding its goal for the eighth year in a row.

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For the fourth straight week, The Tennessee gas price average declined - nearly two cents cheaper compared to last week. The Tennessee Gas Price average is now $3.10 which is 7 cents cheaper than one month ago and $1.20 more than one year ago.  Tullahoma’s average for a gallon of gas swung b…

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On Monday, Nov. 22, Governor and Chairman of the Republican Governors Public Policy Committee, Bill Lee, launched “Operation Open Road,” calling on the Biden Administration to address the supply chain crisis by suspending burdensome regulations. Lee, along with 14 other governors, pledged to…

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The Tennessee gas price average declined for the second week in a row, falling two cents over last week. The Tennessee Gas Price average is now $3.13 which is 4 cents cheaper than one month ago and $1.25 more than one year ago. Tullahoma’s average was $3.09 over Thanksgiving.

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Tennessee State Parks are offering an alternative to Black Friday shopping or simply a chance to walk off some of that Thanksgiving meal with After Thanksgiving Hikes on Friday, Nov. 26 at parks across the state.

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The Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands will receive more than $130,000 courtesy of a Technology Initiative Grant from the Legal Services Corporation (LSC).

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Tennessee’s 2021-22 statewide gun hunting season for deer opened this past Saturday, Nov. 20. During gun season, sportsmen may also use muzzleloader or archery equipment. The season will continue through Jan. 2, 2022. 

Those getting tested for COVID-19 and want to reduce the chances of a false negative might want to get swabbed in the early afternoon—statistically speaking, 2:06 p.m. looks optimal.

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Tennessee Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III has revealed that the constitutionality of Tennessee’s 48-hour waiting period for abortions is no longer subject to question. The opportunity for the plaintiffs to seek further review from the U.S. Supreme Court has passed, so the Sixth Circu…

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The state of Tennessee has reported $257 million in bets in September, up 78 per cent from August’s $144.5 million as the Volunteer State put their money where their mouth is.

Gas prices across Tennessee continue to stabilize, decreasing nearly two cents, on average, over last week. The Tennessee Gas Price average is now $3.13 which is 9 cents more expensive than one month ago and $1.26 more than one year ago. In Tullahoma, prices decreased in some locations to $3…

Thanksgiving travelers will not be delayed by construction on Tennessee roads during this holiday. TDOT will halt all lane closure activity on interstates and state highways in anticipation of higher traffic volumes across the state. All construction-related lane closures will be stopped beg…

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AAA forecasts a strong rebound in holiday travelers this Thanksgiving. The Auto Club Group predicts 53.4 million Americans will travel for the Thanksgiving holiday, up 13% from 2020. This brings travel volumes within 5% of pre-pandemic levels for the 2019 holiday. 

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The state of Tennessee has reported $257 million in bets in September, up 78 percent from August’s $144.5 million as the Volunteer State put their money where their mouth is.

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The Tennessee Department of Transportation’s (TDOT) Nobody Trashes Tennessee has announced No Trash November, a month-long statewide initiative encouraging Tennesseans to participate in cleanup events in their communities.

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This Tuesday, the Tennessee Department of Health is holding a statewide effort to encourage Tennesseans to receive their flu shots. The fourth annual “Fight Flu TN” will see flu vaccine events in every county Nov. 9, which seek to increase the number of people vaccinated against influenza ac…

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In a move that could impact many people working in the Tullahoma area, State Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III and 20 Attorneys General are calling on President Joe Biden to withdraw his Administration’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate on federal contractors.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation launched an overhauled Tennessee Sex Offender Registry on Monday, rebuilt to modernize the look, feel, and operation of the public safety resource.

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Tennessee suicide rates and raw numbers held steady in 2020, according to the latest data from the Tennessee Department of Health’s Office of Vital Statistics.

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Gas prices are still going up in Tennessee but at a slower rate than the last couple of weeks. Since last Monday, gas prices across Tennessee have risen four cents, on average. The Tennessee Gas Price average is now $3.16 which is 26 cents more expensive than one month ago and $1.25 more tha…

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Ascend Federal Credit Union announced that credit union Board Chairman Patrick D. Eagan has been inducted into the Tennessee Credit Union League’s Hall of Fame.

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Trick-or-treat could mean a trip to jail for convicted sex offenders as the state is keeping close tabs on those on its registry, warning them not to participate in any Halloween observance to the point even barring them from decorating their residence in a way that would attack children.

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Each year Tennessee celebrates its Volunteer State legacy by honoring the state’s top volunteers. The Governor’s Stars Awards recognizes one person over age 25, and one person under age 25, in each county. Howard Thompson of Tullahoma was the Coffee County recipient for 2020-2021.

For the second week in a row, the Tennessee gas price average saw a double-digit increase week-over-week. Since last Monday, gas prices across Tennessee have risen 10 cents, on average. The Tennessee Gas Price average is now $3.12 which is 22 cents more expensive than one month ago and $1.18…

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Secretary of State Tre Hargett is reminding Tennesseans of resources available from his office to help avoid scams regarding charity fraud.

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The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) continues its mission to prevent and reduce litter statewide by observing October as Adopt-A-Highway month. The completely free program offers individuals, community groups, and civic organizations a means to clean up their communities and re…

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Starting today, Oct. 15, the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) launches its speeding prevention campaign called “Slow Down Tennessee” in partnership with the Tennessee Department of Safety & Homeland Security, the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP), the Tennessee Department of Transport…

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Tennessee Wildlife Federation’s Hunters for the Hungry program is now accepting deer donations for the 2021 deer season. More than 55 deer processors across the state are accepting donations of deer to feed Tennessee families in need.

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For the first time since October 2014 the Tennessee gas price average rose above $3 per gallon. Over last week, Tennessee gas prices jumped nearly 12 cents to the most expensive gas price average so far this year. The Tennessee Gas Price average is now $3.01 which is nearly 12 cents more exp…

While most recognize the color pink in October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, this October and November marks the second annual Tennessee Pink and Pearl Campaign promoting both breast and lung cancer awareness. The addition of the pearl color represents the ribbon for lung cancer awarene…

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Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has unveiled the state’s next standard license plate chosen by Tennesseans through a statewide vote.

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Motlow State students are the benefactors of an innovative partnership between Motlow State and T-Mobile that has resulted in 2,100 students across all campuses receiving free 5G smartphones, according to College officials.

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A technology developed at Vanderbilt University Medical Center has led to the discovery of an “ultra-potent” monoclonal antibody against multiple variants of SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for COVID-19, including the delta variant.

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The Tennessee Department of Agriculture’s Division of Forestry (TDF) is offering a variety of tree and shrub seedlings for reforestation and conservation projects. The East Tennessee Nursery in Delano is accepting orders until April 15, 2022, or while supplies last.

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Motlow State Community College is requiring face masks to be worn inside buildings. This decision supports shared recommendations across the college community.

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The former owner of Volunteer Family Medical was convicted today on federal drug charges and could spend decades in prison, prosecutors announced this afternoon.