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4 hrs ago | People
It may have been a quiet Sunday in the Nashville suburb of Franklin, Tennessee, but Tim McGraw had Main Street rocking with an intimate performance last night. The multi-platinum country artist celebrated the release of his 13th studio album Sundown Heaven Town at Gray's on Main, surrounded by a small crowd of music industry friends.
4 hrs ago | WWLP
NEW YORK, NY Tomorrow night, the six finalists on America's got talent will vie to win one million dollars and a headline show in Las Vegas! Two of those finalists Quintavious Johnson, and singer Emily West, spoke with us about their feelings heading into the finals. About Quintavious Johnson Twelve-year-old Quintavious Johnson starting singing in his church in Franklin, Tennessee at age three, and joined the youth choir at age five.
9 hrs ago | KUAD-FM Windsor
We have been in Nashville for the past couple of days to celebrate the release of Tim McGraw's new album "Sundown Heaven Town." Big Machine Records has rolled out the red carpet for us.
A portion of Interstate 65 in Middle Tennessee will be closed in both directions next weekend to remove a bridge that was damaged when a truck carrying gasoline hit a vertical support. The Tennessee Department of Transportation says it will close the interstate from Friday, Sept.
Independent Healthcare Properties and Morning Pointe Assisted Living have announced the beginning of construction on a new $25-million two-phase senior campus in Franklin creating over 200 construction jobs and 125 permanent healthcare positions.
Kenny Rogers speaks onstage during the 2012 CMT Artists Of The Year at The Factory at Franklin on December 3, 2012 in Franklin, Tennessee. The legendary entertainer will be hitting the stage at the Halifax Metro Centre on Friday, Nov. 21 for his 33rd annual Christmas and Hits Through the Years Tour.
Chattanooga-based Independent Healthcare Properties and Morning Pointe Assisted Living have announced plans for a $25 million, two-phase senior-living campus in Franklin, which will create 200 construction obs and 125 permanent health care positions, according to a news release. The project, located in the 1700 block of New Highway 96, will include both assisted living and Alzheimer's memory care services, the release says.
Juanita Thouin, who lives on Saint Andrews Drive in Murfreesboro, has announced her intention to run for the Murfreesboro City Council seat recently vacated by Toby Gilley. On the advice of Murfreesboro City attorney, Susan McGannon, Mayor Shane McFarland announced the vacancy is to be filled by citizen vote during the November 4, 2014 general election.
Grand Rapids police Chief David Rahinsky will meet with residents and take their questions on Monday, Sept. 8, in a community forum at The Grand Rapids Press and MLive downtown hub at 169 Monroe Avenue NW.
Quick Stats: Jeremy Spencer, Five Finger Death Punch drummer Daily Driver: 2014 Mercedes-Benz S550 Favorite road trip: Near Franklin, Tennessee Car he learned to drive in: 1990 Chevy Beretta First car bought: 2002 Ford Explorer From the time Five Finger Death Punch started doing well a few years after the band's debut album, "The Way of the Fist," drummer Jeremy Spencer bought his first Mercedes-Benz in 2011. A Mercedes has been his daily driver ever since.
Gov. Bill Haslam announced Friday that the state will offer a $5,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person who murdered a restaurant worker in 1991. Forty-nine year old Peggy Beurlein Cox, a widowed mother of three, was working at a Hardees restaurant in Franklin when the attack happened o her birthday.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 03:38 pm
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