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2 hrs ago | USA Today

Jack White, Keith Urban appear in Tennessee tourism ad

Jack White, Keith Urban appear in Tennessee tourism ad Jack White and Keith Urban appear in a new ad for the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development.


Related Topix: Keith Urban, Country, Johnny Cash, Music, Entertainment

6 hrs ago | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

More than 30 teens escape from Tennessee detention center

More than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 were still being sought early Tuesday, a spokesman said.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government

6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Police search for 17 juveniles who escaped Tennessee detention facility

Dozens of teens broke out of a Tennessee youth detention facility late Monday. And after an overnight search, police are still hunting for 17 of the escapees who remain at large.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government, Business News

6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Dozens of teens escape detention center in Nashville

Nashville police are searching for teens who are still on the run after escaping from the Woodland Hills Youth Development Center about 11 p.m. Monday night.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government

9 hrs ago | WKRN

6 elk hunt participants selected for 2014

According to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, more than 9,500 people applied for this year's hunt.


Mon Sep 01, 2014

Daily Kos

Thousands of Tennesseans to go into Lamar Alexander's 'medical ghetto'

As Dylan Scott recently summed it up at TPM, "The GOP's all-out war on Obamacare is in a death spiral."


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health, Bob Corker

Business & Heritage Clarksville

Berreta USA celebrates groundbreaking in Gallatin

NASHVILLE: Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty and Beretta USA officials have announced that Berreta USA will expand its U.S. operations by building a new firearms manufacturing plant in the Gallatin Industrial Park.


Related Topix: Gallatin, TN, Bill Haslam, US Governors, Sumner County, TN


World War II Fast Facts

German troops march through occupied Warsaw, Poland, during World War II, circa 1939.


Related Topix: World News, Poland, US Military, US Air Force, US Army, US Navy

WAFF-TV Huntsville

3 arrested in fatal Tennessee shooting

Sgt. Charles Gill says 19-year-old Adam Marquez died Friday afternoon in an incident that is still under investigation.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice Holder retiresTennessee...

Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice Holder closed out 24 years on the bench Aug. 31 with a flurry of honors and accolades Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice Holder retires Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice Holder closed out 24 years on the bench Aug. 31 with a flurry of honors and accolades Check out this story on ... (more)


Related Topix: Duquesne University


Dad creates app to keep kids out of hot cars

A Franklin father of three has created a smartphone app that reminds parents not to leave their children in a hot car.


Related Topix: Kids, Family

Knoxville News Sentinel

Vol fans wed at pregame tailgate Couple exchange marriages vows at...

Daniel Dickson puts the ring on the finger of bride Ashley Ames during their wedding ceremony as Rev.


Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Wedding, Dining, Sports

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Live coverage: Tennessee Vols vs. Utah State

Patrick Brown has been the University of Tennessee beat writer since January 2011.


Related Topix: University of Tennessee

Haslam Announces David Purkey As TEMA Director

Governor Bill Haslam on Friday announced the appointment of David W. Purkey as a deputy commissioner of the Military Department where he will direct the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency .


Related Topix: Bill Haslam, US Governors, Hamblen County, TN, East Tennessee State University, Tennessee State University, University of Tennessee

CBS News

WWII soldier missing since 1945 finally comes home

Friends and family of a Tennessee soldier who was missing for nearly 70 years were finally able to say goodbye Friday, CBS Chattanooga affiliate WDEF-TV reports .


Related Topix: Tennessee Government

Clarksville Online

Tennessee Department of Agriculture reports additional Tennessee...

A quarantine for Emerald Ash Borer, an invasive insect that destroys ash trees has been expanded to include more Tennessee counties.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government, Agriculture, Science, Entomology, Bradley County, TN, Meigs County, TN


News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDT

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Related Topix: Nashville, TN, Rutherford County, TN



Ray Hallavant is the operations coordinator for the center that focuses on Middle Tennessee.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Lebanon Democrat

Gov. Haslam: Tennessee Promise begins for high school seniors

It's back-to-school time in Tennessee, and this fall our high school seniors have an opportunity to change the future - for themselves, their families and for our state.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government, Bill Haslam, US Governors, Opinion


TBI: Mother, daughter arrested for filing false rape report

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has arrested a mother and daughter in Lewis County for reportedly filing a false report of rape.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Mount Juliet, TN


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