Gunshots were fired shortly before 4 p.m. Wednesday that struck a pickup truck parked on a property in the 100 block of Walters Road, sheriff’s Sgt. Randy Christy said in a report.

The truck owner told deputies he was outside cutting wood when he heard what he through was gunshots. He found three bullet holes in the driver’s side of his 1994 GMC pickup truck, the report said.

The truck owner does not know what direction the shots came from and saw no one in the vicinity at the time, the report said.

Damage to the truck is estimated at $300.

NASHVILLE (AP) — Michael Bloomberg has requested a petition in Tennessee that would require securing 2,500 signatures from registered voters in less than a month if he wants to qualify for the state’s Democratic presidential primary ballot, top election officials said Wednesday.

WASHINGTON (AP) — On Day One of extraordinary public impeachment hearings, the top American diplomat in Ukraine revealed new evidence that President Donald Trump was overheard asking about political “investigations” that he later demanded from Ukraine in exchange for military aid.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Kudzu and emerald ash borer are widely known examples of an invasive plant and an invasive insect, respectively, that cause harm to native plants. Their effects are obvious in landscapes. Not so well known are the invasive pathogens that are quietly decimating small, littl…

NASHVILLE– Despite the cooler temperatures, mosquitoes are still active in Tennessee. The state veterinarian is confirming a case of mosquito-borne West Nile virus in a horse in Robertson County.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Scott Niswonger, who is credited as one of the main individuals responsible for bringing minor league baseball to Greeneville, and Randy Boyd, who owns Boyd Sports which operates the Greeneville Reds, have been elected to the Appalachian League Hall of Fame, the league an…

Former Tusculum University pitcher Brandon Dickson pitched a perfect ninth inning to lead Team USA to a 4-3 win over top-seeded Japan at the Tokyo Dome in the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Premier12 Super Round.

The Tusculum University men’s basketball team will face three regional opponents this week beginning with Wednesday’s home opener against Young Harris College. Tip-off time of Wednesday’s opener is 7:30 p.m. at Pioneer Arena.

Mia Long scored a game-high 23 points and added eight assists, six steals and five rebounds as Tusculum University defeated Clayton State University 93-62 in non-conference women’s basketball on Tuesday night at Pioneer Arena.

The Greene County Partnership Tourism Department’s Festival of Trees Open House is Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. at Greeneville Commons Shopping Center between Hobby Lobby and Maurice’s.

Predicting how the U.S. Supreme Court will decide a case based on the questions the justices raise during oral arguments is a fraught endeavor, but the tenor of those exchanges Tuesday morning did not bode well for supporters of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Chief Justi…