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In recognition of National Public Lands Day, Tennessee State Parks, State Natural Areas and Friends Groups invite you to take part in ranger-led hikes, volunteer projects and interpretive programs across the state on Saturday, September 24th. In recognizing the importance of building partnerships that combine a love of the outdoors and volunteering, Governor Bill Haslam has declared the 24th to be Tennessee Public Lands Day. On that day at Cumberland Mountain State Park, you'll be able to walk Byrd Lake on a two-mile, easy hike with a beautiful swinging bridge
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is asking for the public's assistance in its investigation into an alleged child rapist. The TBI is looking for information regarding Toby Willis, who was arrested on charges of child rape in Greenville, Kentucky on Friday. Authorities believe the former star of the TLC reality show The Willis Family hitchhiked to Kentucky from Nashville to avoid being arrested. The TBI is trying to find two drivers who may have given him a ride.
The cause of a house fire that killed nine people in Memphis is believed to have been a malfunctioning power cord. Three adults and six children--ranging in age from 61 to three--died in the fire that happened at a home on Severson Avenue Monday morning. Another child was hospitalized in critical condition. A person inside the home called 911 and said they had no way of getting out of the home which had burglar bars on the windows.
Gas prices have been declining since the first of the month in what AAA calls a seasonal downward spiral. One factor: refineries are switching to winter-blend gasoline, which is cheaper to produce than summer-blend gas. In Tennessee, the statewide average price for a gallon of regular is $2.00, down three cents from a week ago. In Crossville, regular averages $1.94 a gallon, down two cents.
It wasn't noticed until a Sports Illustrated photo started circulating on Monday, but three members of the Tennessee Titans raised their right fists into the air after the national anthem at Sunday's game in Nashville. Pro Bowl defensive lineman Jurrell Casey, cornerback Jason McCourty and linebacker Wesley Woodyard say the action was intended to honor the victims and heroes of 9/11, and to bring attention to the ongoing unequal treatment of African-Americans and other minorities. During the anthem, the three Titans had their hands over their hearts.