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23 min ago | Clarksville Online
Nashville, TN - Tennessee's composite ACT score showed its largest gain in more than a decade, and increased more than it has since the state began testing all students in 2010, according to scores released today by ACT.
3 hrs ago | New York Daily News
Kendry Turner, a senior at Dyer County High School, says she was removed from her classroom and punished with in-school suspension after telling a classmate 'bless you' after they sneezed.
6 hrs ago | WKRN
Governor Bill Haslam launched the Tennessee Promise to Antioch High School's senior class last week.
8 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
The system, known as the National Precursor Log Exchange , automatically blocks unlawful pseudoephedrine sales and helps law enforcement officials track down methamphetamine offenders and make arrests.
Destination America has two new paranormal-themed TV shows hitting the airwaves in September, and we have all the info you need on both of them right here so settle in and check out the details of "Ghost Asylum" and "Amish Haunting."
The Moral Monday movement, birthed by activists who protest the actions of the North Carolina General Assembly, will expand to 12 states Friday in a so-called Moral Week of Action.
"In five seconds, you will experience anarchy." So begins the theatrical trailer for "The Purge: Anarchy."
Tenn. launches "It Has to Stop" campagin for trafficking The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has launched a new initiative to raise awareness of human trafficking.
This week's tax map shows the real value of $100 in each state. Because average prices for similar goods are much higher in California or New York than in Mississippi or South Dakota, the same amount of dollars will buy you comparatively less in the high-price states, or comparatively more in low-price states.
A shooting in Tennessee has left a four-year-old dead, and it was actually a self-inflicted gunshot wound that killed him.
Starting this month through Nov. 1, we are encouraging high school seniors to go online at www.TNPromise.gov to sign up.
The high school football season has kicked off in some parts of the country and will be in full swing everywhere shorty.
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.
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.
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.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 10:53 pm
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