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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Tennessee Department of Health Commissioner, Dr. Lisa Piercey, spoke with WATE 6 On Your Side on Thursday about the rising case count, hospital capacity and best practices for slowing the spread of COVID-19 in the state. The state’s top doctor believes looking at case totals, alone,Continue Reading

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USA Today- The Tennessean is investigating how a paid advertisement from a fringe religious group was published on Sunday in violation of the newspaper’s long-established standards. The ad featured a bizarre, pseudo-religious “prophecy,” including the declaration of an impending nuclear attack in Nashville by “Islam.” The ad was immediately orderedContinue Reading

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The nonpartisan commission that sponsors the formal election year presidential debates announced Tuesday that an October debate that had been set for Michigan will now take place in Florida. The change comes after the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, determined it was no longer “feasible” to hostContinue Reading

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WASHINGTON (AP) — With coronavirus cases rising in about half the states and political polarization competing for attention with public health recommendations, Dr. Anthony Fauci returns to Capitol Hill on Tuesday at a fraught moment in the nation’s pandemic response. The government’s top infectious disease expert will testify before aContinue Reading

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The funeral service for Brentwood Police Officer Destin Legieza will be held Wednesday, June 24 at 2.p.m. at ClearView Baptist Church located at 537 Franklin Road in Franklin. Visitation will be Tuesday, June 23 at the Church from 2:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Masks will be provided, and attendees are encouraged toContinue Reading

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  The Columbia Police Department is searching for a man suspected of attempted first-degree murder. While investigating a shooting incident that occurred around 3:30 pm on June 17th, in the 2900 Block of Campbellsville Pike, the police found  evidence suggesting that Terrence D’Shawn Williams II, twenty-seven years of age, wasContinue Reading

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After news came out earlier this year the indoor swimming pools at Muletown Rec would be closing, residents have come together to try and save the pools from their presumed fate. The fitness center, located on Oak Springs Drive informed the members back in March that the facility looked to closedContinue Reading