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Tennessee Woman Keeda Haynes to Run for Congress Following 4-Year Prison Stint

Tennessee Woman Keeda Haynes to Run for Congress Following 4-Year Prison Stint

WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE Keeda Haynes is a former Nashville public defender who was previously convicted for felony marijuana charges. But now she’s a Congressional candidate. “I never envisioned myself in politics,” Haynes told The Huffington Post. “It wasn’t my plan for my life, but neither was going to prison, so here we are.” The 42-year-old was […]

Memphis Dad Builds Stage in His Driveway to Throw His Daughter a Graduation

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WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE Even though COVID-19 has ruined graduation plans this year, a MemphisTennessee dad made sure that his daughter received a graduation after obtaininga degree at Xavier University in Louisiana. FOX13 reports after seeing his daughter, Gabrielle Pierce upset, and crying for a week because she was unable to walk, Torrence Burson, Pierce’s father […]

Tennessee Man Arrested For Smoking Weed in Courtroom

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WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE A Tennessee man who was scheduled for a court appearance for a marijuana citation was arrested on a contempt of court charges yesterday after sparking a joint in front of the judge. 20-year-old Spencer Boston lit up a joint in a packed courtroom and it was all caught on video. Boston, 20, […]

Tennessee Governor Grants Clemency To Cyntoia Brown

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WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE Governor Bill Haslam has granted executive clemency to Cyntoia Brown by commuting her life sentence. The governor’s office announced the decision Monday morning. She will be released to parole supervision on August 7, 2019, after serving 15 years in prison. “This decision comes after careful consideration of what is a tragic and […]

Tennessee Governor Considers Granting Clemency for Cyntoia Brown

Tennessee Governor Considers Granting Clemency for Cyntoia Brown

WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE Tennessee governor Bill Haslam announced that his office is considering granting clemency for Cyntoia Brown after he was approached by a Black Lives Matter activist. Rolling Stone reports that the governor made a speech at the Nashville Public Library on the importance of education. During the Q&A aspect of the event, Justin Lang […]

WWE Superstar Kane Becomes Mayor Of Knoxville, Tennessee

WWE Superstar Kane Becomes Mayor Of Knoxville, Tennessee

WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE “The Big Red Machine” is trading in his wrestling gear for a political role. Glenn Jacobs, best known as Kane – a long-serving WWE superstar and former world champion – has been elected mayor of the third-most populous county in Tennessee. Congratulations to @KaneWWE on being elected Mayor of Knox County, Tennessee! https://t.co/I4E5YQhYCC […]

College Accused Of Targeting Black Students For Drug Testing

College Accused Of Targeting Black Students For Drug Testing

WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE Two African-Americans students at Tennessee’s Trevecca Nazarene University are demanding an apology from school officials after they were allegedly singled out for suspicion of drug use, WSMV-TV reported. “So they get called out, pulled out of bed after midnight, have to submit to a drug test, threatened with a judicial hearing and […]

Shooter Kills One, Wounds Seven In Tennessee Church Shooting

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WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE A masked gunman killed a woman in the parking lot of a Tennessee church on Sunday morning and wounded six worshipers inside the building before shooting himself in a scuffle with an usher who rushed to stop the attack. The shooter, identified as Emanuel Kidega Samson, 25, walked into Nashville’s Burnette Chapel […]

Tennessee Judge Offers Reduced Jail Sentences In Exchange For Sterilization

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WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE White County, Tenn. Judge Sam Benningfield says the vast majority of cases he hears are drug-related offenses. The opioid epidemic has hit the state especially hard — resulting in more than 1,400 drug overdose deaths there in 2015 alone, according to the CDC — and he felt that an unusual solution would […]

Tennessee Dad Charged With Killing Daughter On First Day Of Middle School

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WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE At a time when children and parents nationwide gear up for the school year in anticipation of the future it holds, 11-year-old Timea Batts‘ own aspirations were cut short after being shot and killed by her father coming home from her first day of sixth grade. It was on Monday [August 8] […]

Police Rescue 3 Children From Trunk Of Teacher’s Car

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WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE A teacher in Tennessee has been arrested for allegedly having three children  in the trunk of her car while traveling. Andrea D. James, a 33 year old teacher, had three children get into the trunk of her car while six children were in the cab area of the vehicle. Someone called the […]

Check Out Lil Stoney’s Visual For “Bricks”

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WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE Lil Stoney is an upcoming artist from Clarksville, Tennessee repping the North-side of his city with his new video “Bricks” Tennessee rapper Lil Stoney’s newest video is a single from an upcoming project called ‘Stone Cold’ that will drop this summer on multiple sites in the blogosphere. This is his second project, you […]