Natalie Neysa Alund, The Tennessean

Natalie Neysa Alund

The Tennessean

Nashville, TN, United States

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Recent articles by Natalie:

Tennessee coronavirus deaths could peak in mid-April if social distancing remains, study shows

The coronavirus outbreak could lead to a peak demand for Tennessee hospitals in mid April with more than 15,000 patients hospitalized, a study shows. → Read More

Christian artist manager from Franklin sentenced to jail for indecent contact with child

A Franklin Christian artist manager has been sentenced to jail and community service for indecent contact with a child after his extradition back to Texas. → Read More

Fact Check: Did President Trump hand out personal checks to Tennessee tornado victims?

Several Facebook users posted on social media that Trump handed out personal checks during his visit to Tennessee. There is no evidence that happened. → Read More

Nashville Fire Department employee test positive for COVID-19

Nashville Fire department spokesman Joseph Pleasant said the department was made aware an employee in the Logistics Division tested positive for the coronavirus. → Read More

Woman found dead in Nashville's Hadley/Washington neighborhood

Officers responded about 11 p.m. 24th Avenue North and Herman Street and found the victim fatally shot, authorities said. → Read More

BlueCross BlueShield Foundation of Tennessee donates $3.25 million to food banks

The gift will help Tennessee food banks meet the needs of the communities affected by the coronavirus, the business released in a statement Wednesday. → Read More

Nashville public health department launches COVID-19 information hotline

The hotline with as many as 15 call takers, can be reached by dialing 615-862-7777, and will operate from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week. → Read More

TSA agent at Nashville International Airport tests positive for COVID-19

A Transportation Security Administration agent at the Nashville International Airport has tested positive for COVID-19, Mark Howell, a TSA spokesman confirmed Wednesday morning. → Read More

I-24 west closed outside downtown Nashville near Spence Lane

The multi-vehicle wreck took place at 12:42 p.m. and was not estimated to be cleared until 1:43 p.m. → Read More

Metro police: Nashville mother admits to killing her baby 10 years ago

Zohal Sakwall, 40, was arrested at her South Nashville home late Monday night on a grand jury indictment charging her with first-degree murder. → Read More

Red Cross deadline for assistance for tornado recovery is Thursday

The deadline to file for help with the Red Cross is Thursday. → Read More

John C. Tune Airport reopens Friday after massive tornado damage

Cleanup continues, airport officials said, but the airport has been restored to support safe flight operations on a 24-hour basis. → Read More

Man charged with sexually assaulting women at Nashville tornado shelter

Cory Sullivan faces charges including sexual assault and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in connection with the incident a Nashville tornado shelter. → Read More

Tornado victims Stephanie Field and her 5-year-old son: Inseparable in life and death

The mother-and son along with 23 other people died this week after at least four tornadoes tore through several Middle Tennessee counties. → Read More

MNPS announces plan to relocate students, staff at some schools due to tornado damage

MNPS School leaders also announced the district plans to relocate several schools' students, staff and faculty schools due to extensive damage caused by the storm that state officials say swept through five counties → Read More

Two deadly tornadoes tore through five Tennessee counties, NWS confirms

Questions surrounded whether one tornado or multiple hit Nashville and Putnam County, Tennessee. NWS confirmed it was two. → Read More

Nashville police: Carjacker dead, another injured in crash on Murfreesboro Pike

The carjacked Dodge Charger, police said, appears to have crossed into oncoming traffic on Murfreesboro Pike during an authorized pursuit by an Metro police officer. → Read More

One critically injured in North Nashville shooting

Multiple shots were fired around 6:35 p.m. in an alley near Buchanan Street behind 16th Avenue North. → Read More

Tornado victim Jamie Loff Smith leaves behind 8-year-old son: 'He was her life. Her light.'

The 36-year-old woman's life of generosity ended March 3, when a tornado tore through her two-story home in the West Haven subdivision of Cookeville. → Read More

Police release identity of man fatally shot on Dr. D.B. Todd Boulevard in North Nashville

According to a preliminary investigation, Rucker was shot at 6:30 p.m. in front of 1814 Dr. D.B. Todd Boulevard → Read More