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1 hr ago |

Paul Dean And Adam Moss Selected For Tennessee Educator Fellowship

The State Collaborative on Reforming Education Tuesday announced that 22 teachers, including Paul Dean at Ooltewah High School and Adam Moss at Arnold Memorial Elementary School, have been selected for the inaugural Tennessee Educator Fellowship, a program that will provide them an opportunity to learn and communicate about student-focused ... (more)


Related Topix: Education Etc., Shelby County, TN, Cannon County, TN, Hamilton County, TN, Kingsport, TN


This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

5 hrs ago | WTVC

Time Running Out for Wine Petition

"We have customers all the time asking us you know, where's the wine department, where's the wine section?" said Brenda Reid, spokesperson for Publix Grocery Stores.


Related Topix: Hamilton County, TN, Lakesite, TN, East Ridge, TN

9 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

Woman shot by police in Harriman during pursuit

The new five-story building is planned at the corner of White Avenue and 21st Street in the Fort Sanders area.


Related Topix: Harriman, TN, Louisville, TN, Blount County, TN

12 hrs ago |

Roy Exum: The CEO's 95% Raise

There are very few people who understand health insurance today but, for me, I have never had the need.


Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, Tennessee Government, Alabama

16 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission to set Waterfowl Seasons, see Fishing Proposal presentations

The 2014-15 state waterfowl hunting seasons and a preview of next year's sport and commercial fishing proclamations will be among the agenda items for the Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission at its August meeting.


Related Topix: Jackson, TN, Nashville, TN, Greeneville, TN

18 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

Calif. sheriff's office to hold press conference on Oak Ridge missing woman

A court hearing for Mark Pearcy, one of two brothers charged in the Holly Bobo case, has been postponed after he failed to show up in court Monday morning.


Related Topix: Oak Ridge, TN, Chuckey, TN, Greene County, TN

Mon Aug 18, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

Grease fire breaks out in kitchen in North Knoxville

A man accused of trying to steal something from Walmart led Knoxville Police Department officers on a brief chase Monday night.


Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Fire, Oak Ridge, TN

The Jackson Sun

Judge upset when Holly Bobo suspect is absenta

Judge upset when Holly Bobo suspect is absent from court Judge disappointed with how attorneys handled case, resets hearing for Mark Pearcy Check out this story on When Decatur County General ... (more)


The Leaf-Chronicle

Home Lines: The Yellow Ribbon Program

HOME LINES: The Yellow Ribbon Program "Home Lines" column on by military family advice columnist Paige King.


Related Topix: University of Tennessee

Four-year-old boy in Tennessee finds gun in home, dies of self-inflicted gunshot

A shooting in Tennessee has left a four-year-old dead, and it was actually a self-inflicted gunshot wound that killed him.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government

Rivals100: Risers and Sliders

The high school football season has kicked off in some parts of the country and will be in full swing everywhere shorty.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government, Alabama

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Tennessee Promise begins for high school seniors

Starting this month through Nov. 1, we are encouraging high school seniors to go online at to sign up.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government

Fox News

Aguilera named her baby WHAT?

Christina Aguilera must have been thinking about the weather when she decided to name her newborn daughter.


Related Topix: Dance, Hot Chicks, Christina Aguilera, Pop/Rock, Tennessee, Entertainment

I-65 reopens at site of Tenn. tanker explosion

The Tennessean reports Transportation Department crews Sunday finished removing the bridge in Franklin and making pavement repairs.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government

WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

Melton Among The Members Of A Newly Appointed Task Force

Governor Haslam last week announced the formation of the Governor's Task Force on Sentencing and Recidivism as part of the administration's overall effort to reduce crime and improve public safety.


Related Topix: Bill Haslam, US Governors, Prison, Franklin County, TN, Germantown, TN, Cottontown, TN

Clarksville Online

Tennessee Comptroller's New Report Highlights Spending on School Administration

The Tennessee Comptroller's Offices of Research and Education Accountability has found that school districts with higher rates of administrative spending are more likely to be very small or very large districts, and to be municipal or special school districts rather than county districts.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government, Education Etc.

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Leadership Middle Tennessee names officers, board members [The Lebanon Democrat, Tenn. :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 17--Deborah Varallo, president of Varallo Public Relations, was elected chair of the board of directors for the 10-county leadership group Leadership Middle Tennessee, according to Patti James, executive director of the organization.


Related Topix: Cumberland University, Williamson County, TN, Rutherford County, TN, Jones College, Tennessee State University

The Motley Fool

The 5 States With the Highest Sales Tax

Nearly every state in the union charges a sales tax, and the tax levied on goods and services sold at the retail level is just one of many tools states use to collect revenue, along with licensing and taxes on income, corporations, and property.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government, Tax, Arkansas, Arkansas Government, Louisiana, Louisiana Government, Tyne and Wear County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Clarksville Online

Tennessee State Representative John Tidwell Seeks Re-election to the 74th House District

Tennessee State Representative John Tidwell is announcing his re-election bid as the Democratic nominee for State House District 74, covering Humphreys, Houston and the western part of Montgomery County.


Related Topix: Montgomery County, TN, Tennessee Government, Lebanon, TN, Knoxville, TN, University of Tennessee

Gilmer Mirror

August 17, 1786 Davy Crockett Born

On this day in 1786, frontier icon and Alamo defender Davy Crockett was born in Tennessee.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government


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