Bart Starr, the gentlemanly quarterback and catalyst of Vince Lombardi’s powerhouse Green Bay Packers teams of the 1960s, died Sunday. He was 85.
Uros Plavsic graduated from Hamilton Heights Christian Academy in Chattanooga before redshirting with Arizona State last season.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee on Monday said he was ready to call lawmakers back to Nashville for a special legislative session following a historic vote of no confidence in Speaker Glen Casada over a series of scandals engulfing him.
Federal authorities say a Massachusetts man has been arrested in an attack on the Appalachian Trail that left one person dead and another severely injured.
An officer in Sumner County shot the suspect in the investigation into the discovery of five bodies in two homes, capping an hours-long manhunt Saturday that ended with his capture.
Powerful storms swept across the South on Sunday after unleashing suspected tornadoes and flooding that killed at least eight people, injured dozens and flattened much of a Texas town. Three children were among the dead.
Kellie Harper is returning to Tennessee as the women’s basketball coach two decades after she played on three consecutive Lady Vols national championship teams.
Nashville won’t cut down 21 ornamental cherry trees to make space for a stage for the upcoming NFL draft, Mayor David Briley said Saturday.
Carsen Edwards scored 29 points as Purdue advanced to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2000, needing overtime to beat Tennessee 99-94 Thursday night after blowing an 18-point lead.
Holly Warlick had a 172-67 record over seven seasons. Tennessee made it to regional finals in three of her first four years but didn’t advance beyond the second round any of the last three seasons.
President Donald Trump issued the first veto of his presidency on Friday, overruling Congress to protect the emergency declaration he’d used to circumvent lawmakers to build his border wall.
Northam said at a news conference Saturday that he had prematurely apologized for appearing in a picture of a person in blackface and another wearing a Ku Klux Klan outfit. The photo appeared in his 1984 medical school yearbook.
The official was not authorized to speak on the record to detail a private conversation. The official told the AP on Saturday that Northam plans to address the issue with the public in the afternoon.
Rennia Davis scored 24 points to break out of her personal slump Sunday and the Lady Vols defeated LSU 74-65 to snap a six-game losing streak.
The Virgin Islands National Park, Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Wright Brothers National Memorial and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park were among the parks that reopened Saturday.