AP Top Tennessee Headlines at 5:44 a.m. EST

Purple Heart returned to WWII soldier's family
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- Tennessee's state treasurer says a missing Purple Heart medal earned more than 70 years ago has been returned to the soldier's family....

Tennessee governor to unveil opioid plan Monday
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam is slated to unveil a plan to combat the state's opioid epidemic....

Man charged in Tennessee student's death could plead guilty
SAVANNAH, Tenn. (AP) -- A man charged with kidnapping, raping and killing a Tennessee nursing student could plead guilty in the case....

Truck driver's trial to begin in Tennessee fatal crash
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- A trial is set to begin in Tennessee for a Kentucky truck driver charged in the deaths of six people in a 2015 interstate crash....

Vehicle hits businesses in Nashville, driver dead, 4 hurt
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Police in Nashville say a driver was killed when his vehicle went off a road and struck several businesses....

Vehicle hits Tennessee patrol car; officer hurt
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Police in Nashville say an officer was injured after his patrol car was struck by a vehicle whose driver was charged with drunken driving....

Hundreds gather for workshops before Nashville women's march
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Hundreds gathered in downtown Nashville for a morning of workshops on energizing voters, planning grass-roots events, supporting racial justice and defending immigrant rights before the Nashville women's march....