Murder Arrest

Murder Arrest

  • Trigg County Murders

    10/31/14 05:59:43 PM

    Kentucky State Police have charged 36-year-old Ryan Champion with the deaths of his mother, father and sister. He is also being criminally charged with the death of Vito Riservato.  click here for more

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Winter-Like Conditions Expected this Weekend

Winter-like conditions will be possible for middle Tennessee this weekend.  A freeze warning is in effect for Friday and Saturday night.  Temperatures will drop to around the freezing mark in Nashville and upper 20s outside the metro area.  Saturday night will be even colder with temperatures dropping as low as the mid-20s outside the metro.  Breezy NW winds will add to the chill.  Bring plants and pets indoors for the weekend and make sure outdoor vegetation is protected as well.In addition to the cold, rain showers along the Cumberland Plateau will change over to light snow overnight. 


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WASTE WATCH: Prison Future Could Cost Taxpayers

Scott Couch

Nashville, TN

  A battle over dreams for a piece of Tennessee history.  The old Tennessee State Prison in West Nasvhille was closed in 1992.  Over the decades, the prison has fallen into a state of disrepair.  For the past year, a trio of local businessmen has been trying to buy it from the state.

  To date, the principals in the Pantheon Group say state correction officials have refused to put a price on the property.  T-DOC says it wants to move its administrative offices to the old prison.  The problem is, there's no money to do it and lawmakers may never approve the funding.   Ben Cunningham, head of Tennessee Tax Revolt, a local watchdog group, says inaction only hurts taxpayers investment in the property.  He  says refusing to sell the property for economic development is a disservice to taxpayers.

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