One person is dead after an accident on Interstate 75 in McMinn County.
Guides offer paranormal tours inside Brush Mountain State Penitentiary.
An assistant pastor at a church in Roane County was arrested at his home in McMinn County Thursday on charges he sexually abused and/or rape…
Search warrants for the Athens gunman’s car and house show he intended to shoot a third person.
A woman died from injuries after she was hit by a train in Athens.
Nearly a week after the tragic shooting at the Thomas and Betts plant in Athens, 911 calls have been released from people in the plant as th…
Hundreds of people turned out in downtown Athens Friday morning for a vigil to remember the victims of Thursday’s workplace shooting at the …
Friends and family are mourning the two people killed in a workplace shooting Thursday in Athens. The gunman is believed to have turned the …
Pushing back tears, Pat Joyce, the area operations manager at Thomas & Betts’ Athens plant thanked the community for their understanding and…
Officials say two people and the suspect are dead after a shooting at an Athens factory Thursday afternoon.
A McMinn County man was arrested after being seen driving a lawnmower.
A McMinn County woman was sentenced after pleading guilty for murder Monday.
Police are looking for a missing 16-year-old girl last seen in the Athens area of McMinn County.
Sweetwater Police Chief Eddie Byrum said he is thankful that a man is in custody after a bizarre theft.
A McMinn County woman was ordered to pay the state of Tennessee after being accused of TennCare fraud.
The McMinn County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a suspect or suspects who vandalized a gravestone at Etowah Cemetery and Pleasant Grove Ch…
Authorities have charged the son of an Englewood couple in a knife attack that killed his father and seriously injured his mother.
Athens Police Department is investigating after they say a 5-year-old was killed when a television fell on him at a daycare.
riends of a 17-year-old killed in a crash Saturday are honoring his memory by doing what he loved best.
A Niota teen girl was killed in a McMinn County car crash Monday.
The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce announced Thursday that Tim Tebow will be the speaker for the 10th Annual Benefit on June 25.
A McMinn County man is dead after a fight led to gunfire Wednesday night.
A woman from McMinn County is facing charges after the Tennessee Office of Inspector General said she was doctor shopping for painkillers an…
Sears Holdings announced Thursday it is closing 68 Kmart and 10 Sears stores this summer, three of which are in East Tennessee.
A McMinn County woman is charged with second degree murder after deputies say she sold a woman the drugs that killed her.
Fog resulted in the closure of a section of Interstate 75 in McMinn County Wednesday morning just over 25 years after 12 people were killed …
Witnesses said a small aircraft crashed right after taking off at Chilhowee Gliderport just North of Benton in Polk County, Tennessee.
Firefighters and first responders showed up in force after a Downtown Athens business went up in flames.
McMinn County Schools are closed on Wednesday due to flooding and its impact on bus routes.
The sheriffs of McMinn and Monroe counties say they have identified a person of interest who may be leaving mysterious, anonymous notes at c…