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Craig Shoup

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Past articles by Craig:

Nashville man sentenced to four years for breaking plaque outside courthouse during May 30th riot.

Tondrique Fitzgerald was sentenced to four years for vandalism and rioting charges after breaking a civil rights plaque during a May 2020 riot at Nashville's historic courthouse. → Read More

Nashville police investigating fatal shooting in East Nashville

Officers were called to the 1000 block of Lischey Avenue just before 4 a.m. in reference to the shooting. → Read More

Williamson, Robertson schools among counties closed Friday due to severe weather forecast

Here's a look at the latest announcements for major public Middle Tennessee school districts as severe storms and high winds move in Friday. → Read More

Man arrested in California, charged in December 2019 OD death

A California man is charged with second-degree murder in man's 2019 overdose death along Gallatin Pike. → Read More

Middle TN weather: Friday morning weather threat increases

A few isolated thunderstorms are possible Thursday but winds will increase overnight as severe storms sweep Nashville and Middle Tennessee Friday. → Read More

Nashville JetBlue flight involved in close call at Boston's Logan Airport

Nashville JetBlue flight has close call on Boston runway with private jet → Read More

'I didn't believe it': Turkey earthquake impacts students at Tennessee State University

Tennessee State students with Turkey roots scared after Feb. 6 earthquake. The natural disaster has claimed more than 45,000 people. → Read More

Songwriter Kyle Jacobs, husband of Kellie Pickler found dead of apparent suicide

Songwriter Kyle Jacobs, husband of Kellie Pickler found dead of apparent suicide → Read More

'Seems like a bad dream': Black Hawk pilot Danny Randolph remembered for love of service

Danny Randolph always wanted to be a pilot. Family remembers Tennessee Air National Guardsman killed in Alabama helicopter crash → Read More

Middle TN weather: Severe storms, isolated tornadoes possible Thursday

Nashville, Middle TN weather: Heavy downpours, high straight-line winds and an isolated tornado possible Thursday. → Read More

Tennessee National Guard helicopter crashes outside Huntsville, Alabama; two dead

Two reported dead in Tennessee National Guard helicopter crash outside Huntsville, Alabama. → Read More

School closures Thursday: Wilson, Rutherford schools close amid severe weather threat

Rutherford, Wilson County Schools among district closed Thursday → Read More

Girl Scout cookies: Where to find them in Nashville, Middle Tennessee

Thin Mints, Tagalongs and other favorites are coming to Girl Scout booths near you. → Read More

LGBTQ advocates plead with lawmakers to vote against anti-drag bill

As Tennessee lawmakers mull legislation that could prohibit drag performances in public, more than 200 people rallied at Legislative Plaza. → Read More

'That could have been me': TSU, Fisk students march for Tyre Nichols

"Black individuals are harassed daily. It's sad that people who are supposed to be protecting us are actively killing us," a Fisk senior said. → Read More

Two charged in August homicide

Two teens charged in connection to East Nashville homicide → Read More

Court TV show to highlight Tennessee cases

"Someone They Knew...With Tamron Hall" to feature three Tennessee cases during season two → Read More

Williamson County quarry explosion causes alarm, school shelter

Franklin, Cool Springs feel rumble of planned quarry explosion → Read More

Wrongfully convicted: Man in 2000 homicide case gets $1.2 million settlement

Man wrongfully convicted in 2000 murder awarded $1.2 million → Read More

La Vergne Police chief fired following sexual misconduct investigation

La Vergne Police chief was fired following a sexual misconduct within the department. Here are the details. → Read More