AP-TN--Tennessee News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, TN
Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Tennessee. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Nashville bureau at 615-373-9988 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Becky Yonker is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at email@example.com.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central unless noted. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.
Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Republican candidates maintained control in Tennessee in Tuesday’s election with the help of high voter turnout throughout the state. Two open statewide contests sparked high-profile attention in the buildup to Election Day, with officials reporting high amounts of early voting and absentee ballots being cast.
VOTER INTIMIDATION, from HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — Police in Tennessee are investigating a report of voter intimidation.
GANGSTER DISCIPLES-METH, from JACKSON, Tenn. — Federal prosecutors say nine alleged members of the Gangster Disciples street gang have been charged with selling large amounts of methamphetamine in Tennessee.
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