Tennessee state senator compares Democrats to Nazis

Monday, May 5, 2014The head of the Tennessee Republican Party called out a state senator Monday for making “ignorant and repugnant” comments in a blog post comparing Democrats to Nazis. Rep. Stacey Campfield (R-Knoxville) made the comments in a Monday morning post on his personal blog, saying “Democrats bragging about the number of mandatory sign…

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94-year-old Tennessee veteran returning to Normandy

Monday, May 5, 2014MORRISTOWN, Tenn. — In a few weeks, Lawrence L. Brannan, of Morristown, will embark on a long journey he’s taken twice before. The last time was in 1994. The first time was 70 years ago, on June 6, 1944. His destination will be a strip of land along the coast of Normandy,…

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UPDATE: TODDLER RECOVERING FROM LAWN MOWER ACCIDENT

Monday, May 5, 2014Reportedly the two year child who was run over by a lawn mower yesterday is in recovery from surgery.  The accident happened on Fox Creek Road in Cumberland county.  Sources say the child suffered leg injuries and had to be airlifted to U.T. Medical Center.

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CROSSVILLE WOMAN KILLED IN MOTORCYCLE WRECK

Monday, May 5, 2014A Crossville woman, identified as 35 year old Melissa Crawford, was killed when the motorcycle she was a passenger on veered out of control and wrecked on I-40 yesterday.  The bike, being driven by 66 year old Ray Watson of Smyrna, crashed at the 308 mile marker after the rear tire apparently…

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