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A man left profanity-filled voicemails with Tennessee's homeland security office threatening to kill President Barack Obama and other officials, saying in one that he would "light Nashville up," according to court documents.
Tennessee Department of Transportation has announced bridge construction Saturday, July 26-Tuesday, July 29 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on State Route 109 over the Cumberland River.
A long-time Murfreesboro daycare is fighting to get its license back after it was revoked Wednesday by the Tennessee Department of Human Services.
Tennesseans to share $10 million in refunds The refunds will average $53 per family Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1mIZ9eU More than 336,000 Tennessee residents will split $10 million in refunds from health insurance companies because of a provision in the Affordable Care Act.
The Tennessee chapter of Americans for Prosperity , a network of conservative organizations founded and funded by billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch , says it is launching "a major new effort" to unseat three Tennessee Supreme Court justices and the state's attorney general.
Sex. It's a difficult topic for many parents to discuss with their children, but those conversations may save a life or prevent pain and suffering from a sexually transmitted disease.
Meth cleanup contractor enters guilty plea Douglas Earl McCasland was charged with illegally creating certificates for homes Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/news/crime/2014/07/23/meth-cleanup-contractor-enters-guilty-plea/13081101/ A Tennessee contractor charged with illegally certifying that homes where ... (more)
A quarantine for Emerald Ash Borer, an invasive insect that destroys ash trees, has been expanded to seven additional counties in Middle and East Tennessee.
Conservative talk-radio host Laura Ingraham urged a ballroom full of Tennessee conservatives on Tuesday night to retire Sen. Lamar Alexander like an "old sweater" that's gone out of style.
A man in Tennessee has been accused of threatening to kill President Obama, 2012 GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney, Rep. Paul Ryan and some state officials, according to The Associated Press .
There is growing anecdotal evidence that the public is not as fearful of firearms as gun prohibitionists contend, as underscored by the national popularity of a "guns welcome" restaurant in Tennessee, an open carry eatery in Colorado , and yesterday's reports of spiking concealed carry licensing in South Carolina and Kansas .
A Tennessee jewelry store is being sued after a customer accused them of selling diamonds for more than the jewels are worth.
So you won't be surprised that I've called for the abolition of the Department of Transportation.
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"I have been fairly strong in my comments about how critical it is to not back up on Common core," said Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam.
A new tool is helping parents keep track of their children's daycare. Starting this month, the State of Tennessee is putting daycare inspection reports online.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 12:50 am
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