The Union army forced African-American men and women, born into both freedom and slavery, to build a nearby stone fort.
A shooter opened fire on a congregation on Sunday morning.
A police department in Tennessee is asking neighbors to stop calling 911 about a realistic-looking Halloween decoration.
The 73,500 birds will be culled to prevent the virus from hitting the food system.
Tremaine Wilbourn faces first-degree murder charges for allegedly killing Officer Sean Bolton on Saturday.
Memphis police have issued a warrant for 29-year-old Tremaine Wilbourn, a convicted bank robber.
Authorities believe Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez fatally shot four Marines and critically injured a Navy sailor on Thursday.
Authorities were searching for answers about the killings of four Marines in Tennessee.
A Chattanooga police officer also was shot but is expected to make a full recovery.
Following proposed cuts to city employee health benefits, a quarter of Memphis police are out sick