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Semi truck almost crashes into stands at Highland Rim Speedway

By WKRN web staff http://up.anv.bz/latest/scripts/anvload.js GREENBRIER, Tenn. (WKRN) –  Families in the stands at Highland Rim Speedway got more than a good show Saturday night. They got a front row seat to danger, when a big rig nearly jumped the retaining wall at the track. Safety cables and the retaining wall stopped the truck from…

Family makes dream project a reality in honor of their late son

By wkrnjavionsimmons http://up.anv.bz/latest/scripts/anvload.js NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Raelee Parris passed away nearly two year ago due to febrile seizures. His family lives in the small community of Gladeville near Mount Juliet. The community didn’t even have a playground, until now. For two years, the Parris Family has funneled their grief into building a state of…

Tim Shaw crosses the finish line at Nashville ALS Walk

By WKRN web staff http://up.anv.bz/latest/scripts/anvload.js NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Tim Shaw was determined to finish the Walk to Defeat ALS event at Lipscomb University Saturday morning. The former Tennessee Titans player and Titan-for-Life not only participated in the walk, he completed it. Shaw, who is battling ALS, was determined to walk the entire mile. When…

JOE BIDDLE: Vandy talk is cheap

By Joe Biddle NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Vanderbilt was 3-0 going against No. 1 ranked Alabama Saturday. It turned out the only thing the two teams shared was their early season records. Was Vanderbilt a contender or pretender? It didn’t take long to decide. The Commodores were not anywhere close to challenging the Crimson Tide.…

Commodores shut out by top-ranked Alabama

By Kayla Anderson NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Vanderbilt entered Saturday’s game against #1 Alabama with a perfect 3-0 record. Coming off of a win over 18th ranked Kansas State gave this team so much confidence going into this tough test against the Crimson Tide. But this one didn’t turn out in favor of the Dores. …

Fall Funtacular: Nashville, Franklin are sites for 2 big festivals

By Davis Nolan http://up.anv.bz/latest/scripts/anvload.js NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Davis Nolan’s Fall Funtacular is back! It will run through Oct. 25. In each segment, Davis will feature fun fall things you can do all season with your family, and on Saturday mornings, he’ll also air a list of festivals and things to do around Middle Tennessee.…

Titans release statement regarding Trump comments

By WKRN web staff NASHVILLE, Tenn (WKRN) – The Tennessee Titans have joined a show of solidarity regarding President Trump’s comments on firing NFL players for protests. Titans controlling owner, Amy Adams Strunk, released an official statement on the matter. “I am proud to stand with our players and support them in their work on…

Holly Bobo’s mother calls Zach Adams an ‘animal’

By mgemiller SAVANNAH, Tenn. (WKRN) – The mother of Holly Bobo made a riveting statement in open court Saturday. The courtroom was silent as Karen Bobo talked about her daughter and her family. She referred to Zach Adams, the man convicted of killing her daughter, as an animal. Here is the [READ MORE HERE] Source:…

One person dead at North Nashville shooting scene

By WKRN web staff NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police say one person is dead in an alleged North Nashville shooting. Police say they can’t confirm that the victim died from a gunshot. Police responded to reports of a shooting in the 2700 block of Jones Ave. Officers are still searching for a suspect. No…