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Breaking News UPDATE: Tennessee officials declare Level 3 State of Emergency for the entire state because of freezing rain in West Tennessee, accumulating ice potential in the Midstate and the expectation of rivers to flood in East Tennessee.
Your Skywatch Weather team is tracking an ICE WARNING for part of our area.
According to TN Emergency Management Agency officials, there are 5 State of Emergency levels to be issued with Level One being most severe.
They're alerting Tennesseans of the potential for ice, falling trees, power lines down and stranded drivers on the roads.
Tennessee will remain under a State of Emergency until Governor Bill Haslam issues an executive order to end it.
It will likely stay in effect until tomorrow morning.
Skywatch Meteorologists Barak Shapiro, Craig Edwards and Chris Justus will be monitoring the weather conditions all afternoon for you and will cut in to programming hourly on WZTV Fox 17.
Tuesday, January 15 2013, 05:04 PM CST
Couple's bodies found in their Blount County home
May 20, 2013 20:14 GMT
LOUISVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Blount (blunt) County sheriff's office says preliminary results of autopsies on the bodies of a couple found dead in their home in Louisville (LEW'-ihs-vil) show their deaths are consistent with murder-suicide.
Marian O'Briant said in an email that it appears 54-year-old Steven Adkins shot 53-year-old Rebecca Adkins, then shot himself.
O'Briant said a family member found the bodies Sunday night. It wasn't clear how long they had been dead.
United 787 takes to the skies
HOUSTON (AP) -- United Airlines has one of its 787 aircraft back in the air.
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