‘Young people drop like flies’ Overdoses spike as fake pills go around Tennessee county

by Kaylin Jorge – Thursday, May 14th 2020 GRUNDY COUNTY, Tenn. (WZTV) — A small Middle Tennessee county is dealing with a crises on top of the coronavirus pandemic right now: fake pills and drugs laced with fentanyl claiming the lives of young residents. Grundy County Sheriff Clint Shrum said there were eight overdoses reported in 10 days – and three of those were fatal. Sheriff … Continue reading ‘Young people drop like flies’ Overdoses spike as fake pills go around Tennessee county

If at First You Don’t Succeed: TN Lawmaker Tries 2nd Time to Make Bible ‘Official State Book’

2-07-2020 – Steve Warren Back in 2016, then-Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam (R) vetoed a bill that would have made the Holy Bible the official book of the Volunteer State, saying the bill went against both the federal and state constitutions. Fast forward to today — State Rep. Jerry Sexton filed a similar bill (House Bill 2778) on Wednesday that would “designate the Holy Bible as … Continue reading If at First You Don’t Succeed: TN Lawmaker Tries 2nd Time to Make Bible ‘Official State Book’