Tennessee

News

Cracker Barrel Banned a Cop Who Called for Killing LGBTQ People

Grayson Fritts' All Scripture Baptist Church promoted an event at a Tennessee restaurant, but Cracker Barrel told them they weren't welcome.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.20.19
Photos

Photos of the Land Where Dolly Parton Is Benefactor, Muse, and Queen

The country megastar's home county is full of hospitals, hotels, restaurants, and attractions funded by or inspired by Dolly.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
1.8.19
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'Target Teresa' Harassed Black Shoppers and Told Them 'You Don't Belong Here'

"I know you’re trained on lying. You’re perfect for the court system because you’re trained liars."
River Donaghey
12.4.18
Why I Didn't Vote

What It Feels Like to Be Disenfranchised by a Voter ID Law

I had a birth certificate, a photo ID, and utility bills proving my residency. But Tennessee decided that wasn't good enough.
Davis Winkie
11.1.18
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A Guy Actually Got Stabbed at This Way-Too-Real Haunted House

And the company thinks an employee might have been involved.
River Donaghey
10.10.18
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WWE Champion Kane Just Became a Mayor in Tennessee

Glenn Jacobs won the title Thursday night.
River Donaghey
8.3.18
Rank Your Records

Ben Nichols Ranks Lucero’s Eight Albums

Ahead of the release of the Memphis band's new album, 'Among the Ghosts,' the frontman looked back on a 20-year career full of songs about women, work, and bad tattoos.
Dan Ozzi
8.2.18
lawsuit

Black Farmers File Discrimination Suit Alleging that They Were Sold Fake Seeds

A group of black farmers in Tennessee claims they were intentionally sold $100,000 worth of fake soybean seeds by Stine Seed Company.
Danielle Wayda
7.13.18
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Some Potheads Allegedly Blazed Up in a Restaurant and Walked Out on a $420 Bill

In what is probably the most stoner crime of all time.
Drew Schwartz
6.8.18
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GOP Congresswoman Says Grocery Store Porn Is 'Root Cause' of School Shootings

"Yeah, you have to reach up to get it, but there’s pornography there."
Drew Schwartz
5.30.18
Technology

This Googly-Eyed Robot Is the Newest Employee at a Tennessee Grocery Store

Marty the robot wanders around the store, checking prices and alerting staff to spills.
Lauren Rothman
5.11.18
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WWE's Kane Might Actually Be the Next Mayor of a Tennessee County

He just won the Republican primary in Knox County's mayoral election, and he's set to chokeslam his Democratic opponent into oblivion.
Drew Schwartz
5.2.18
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