AP-TN--Tennessee News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, TN
Sep. 06, 2018
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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
OVERCROWDED JAIL, from JACKSON, Tenn. — Authorities say a Tennessee jail is so overcrowded that inmates sleep on floors and squeeze into cells meant for smaller groups.
JOURNALISM HALL OF FAME, from HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Five graduates of Marshall University's W. Page Pitt School of Journalism and Mass Communications are being inducted into the school's Hall of Fame this month.
HISTORIC PLACES, from NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee State Review Board will consider several proposed nominations to the National Register of Historic Places later this month.
TBI ACTING DIRECTOR-INVESTIGATION, from NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A spokesman for the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation who was placed on leave for possible involvement in an investigation of a former acting director of the agency has resigned.
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