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That ranking comes despite a push to educate new moms at hospitals in middle Tennessee.
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A struggling online cyber school that serves students throughout Tennessee faces closure at the end of the upcoming school year unless it shows significant gains - the latest blow in an intense back and forth between Tennessee Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman and Union County school officials.
Drug overdoses are again a leading cause of death in Tennessee, ahead of motor vehicle accidents and homicides.
East Tennessee health premiums among nation's lowest Chattanooga is one of the 10 least expensive insurance markets in the country.
The election has grown into a heated debate and the first serious challenge to sitting justices in almost 20 years, as Tennessee Lt.
Former Lexington Catholic High School golfer Matthew Mahle shot a 1-under par 71 on Wednesday to overtake leader Nick Blakely in his hometown and win the Chattanooga Choo Choo Invitational Tournament.
The State of Tennessee's Annual Sales Tax Holiday is held every year on the first Friday in August and ends the following Sunday night.
Law enforcement and rescuers of sex slaves report that because of a saturation of human trafficking in the deep South, more human traffickers are bringing young girls to Middle Tennessee.
This bill, which was pushed through by U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the insurance company lobby, makes operating in the state too risky and expensive for legal funding companies.
The Tennessee Department of Health's Vital Statistics office today released data on 2013 drug overdose deaths in the state.
Drug overdoses are once again the leading cause of death in Tennessee, but the state Health Department is hoping a new law will reverse that trend.
Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam is fuming after the Obama administration reportedly released 760 illegal immigrant children to sponsors in his state without ever informing him of the decision.
County unemployment rates for June have been released and reports indicate the rates have slightly increased in every Tennessee County.
Frequent news reports about whooping cough and measles, diseases long thought vanquished by vaccines in the US, serve as a reminder of the importance of getting back-to-school immunizations for your child now.
On the first day of July, Sen. Lamar Alexander delivered a moving eulogy at the funeral of his political mentor, Howard H. Baker Jr. , the former Senate majority leader and godfather of the Tennessee Republican Party.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 03:35 am
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