NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A coalition of close to 200 workers rallied on the steps of the state Capitol to speak out on issues ranging from increasing Tennessee's minimum wage to supporting public schools. Following the rally on Tuesday about 30 of the protesters delivered a letter expressing their concerns to the office of Republican Gov. Bill Haslam.
DECATURVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A Tennessee man accused of kidnapping and killing 20-year-old nursing student Holly Bobo has pleaded not guilty. Bobo disappeared from her home almost three years ago. Zachary Adams has been charged in her death. An April 9 status hearing was set.
O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) - A Tennessee man is dead after being struck by a train while walking on tracks in suburban St. Louis. Reports indicate that 22-year-old Giuseppe Aracri of Cottontown was struck by an eastbound Norfolk Southern train about 10 p.m. Monday in O'Fallon, Mo. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Gov. Bill Haslam is raising concerns about efforts by fellow Republicans in the Legislature to block a dedicated bus lane project through Nashville. The governor told reporters after a speech to the Nashville Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday that he has not formed an opinion about whether the project called the Amp is a good idea.
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