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  1. Mid-South Food Bank Increasing Reach With Food InsecurityRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Memphis Flyer

    ... the organization expand. The organization serves an average of about 23,000 people each month in 31 counties in Tennessee, Mississippi, and Arkansas. "At any given time, people don't have enough access to nutritional food," Alley said. "We've gotten ...


  2. Beale Board Gets Council ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Memphis Flyer

    ... would have to be Memphis residents and registered voters. Conrad said the framework for the BSTDA exists under Tennessee law. He pointed to examples in Memphis like the New Arena Public Building Authority, which oversees the FedExForum, and the ...


  3. Proposal Could Prohibit Racial Profiling in TennesseeRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Memphis Flyer

    The decisions by two separate grand juries to not indict the officers responsible for the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner have inspired a bill that would prohibit all Tennessee law enforcement agencies from racially profiling citizens. Sen. Brian Kelsey , who is co-sponsoring the bill with Rep. John DeBerry , said the precise details of the policies would be left to each police and sheriff's department as long as they prohibit the detention, interdiction, or other disparate treatment of individuals based on race.


  4. Middle Tennessee mayors urge road funding fixRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A group representing 40 mayors in Middle Tennessee is urging Republican Gov. Bill Haslam and state lawmakers to find new sources of revenue to pay for transportation needs. The Tennessean reports that the Middle Tennessee Mayor Caucus listed transportation revenue as its top state priority for the upcoming legislative session.


  5. Shermain Latwon Shot In Chattanooga On Wednesday Afternoon; Brandon McArthur Varnell ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... women 54-46 Wednesday at McKenzie Arena. Playing before 2,128 cheering ... (click for more) KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee football coach Butch Jones has signed junior college four-star running back Alvin Kamara, who is from Norcross, Ga., and ...


  6. News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. ESTRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... every child can learn, and someone who understands that what we do in K-12 education is critical to the future of Tennessee; to making sure that we're preparing students and giving them every opportunity to compete in a very difficult international ...


  7. Karen Sue Harold NashRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Review

    Karen Sue Harold Nash, age 64, of Clarksville, Tennessee, formerly of Alliance, Ohio, passed away Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at her residence. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West, Hopkinsville, Kentucky.


  8. Pro basketball league expanding to 8 teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    They will join six CBA teams from last season: the Bowling Green Hornets, Chattanooga Rail Runners, Fort Wayne Flite, Memphis Soul Kings, Middle Tennessee Storm and Peoria Panthers. The CBA helps give players exposure they need to build their resumes and possibly make an International NBA, D-League or even NBA roster.


  9. Ice-cold Stanford women lose to Chattanooga 54-46Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... career-high 18 points to help the Mocs (7-3) record their second home win over a top-10 foe (they beat then-No. 4 Tennessee on Nov. 26). Chattanooga head coach Jim Foster "does a great job preparing his team," Stanford coach Tara VanDerveer said. ...


  10. Justin Timberlake's 20/20 Experience tour delivers well-pressed pop prowessRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... purposes, this is solely Timberlake's tour, but the trip's gimmick has been that the singer is leading "JT and the Tennessee Kids," a group of 20 musicians and dancers who join Timberlake on stage for most of his set. Between the magnetic frontman ...


  11. Clarksville Montgomery County area TDOT Maintenance Work starting December 18th, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    The Tennessee Department of Transportation reports that on Thursday, December 18th through Monday, December 22nd, from 9:00am-3:00pm, , there will be alternating lane closures on SR 13 in both directions, from MM 17 to MM 18, for bridge inspection on C.C. McClure Bridge.


  12. Candice McQueen named new Tennessee education commissionerRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Lipscomb University Senior Vice President Candice McQueen is Gov. Bill Haslam's pick to fill Tennessee's high-profile education commissioner position Candice McQueen named new Tennessee education commissioner Lipscomb University Senior Vice President Candice McQueen is Gov. Bill Haslam's pick to fill Tennessee's high-profile education commissioner position Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1DPLkKf Lipscomb University Senior Vice President Candice McQueen is Gov. Bill Haslam's pick to fill Tennessee's high-profile education commissioner position at a time when public schools have never been more debated here.


  13. Crews busy on U.S. 36 throughout this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... very different backgrounds, and maybe that's why their music has such broad appeal. Frontman Judah Akers is the Tennessee-raised southerner. Brian Brian Macdonald on mandolin is the city-savvy Chicagoan. And Nate Zuercher on banjo is the bearded ...


  14. NC State beats Tennessee 83-72Read the original story

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    Turner had career highs of 33 points and eight 3-pointers, helping the Wolfpack beat the Volunteers 83-72 on Wednesday night. Tennessee's trapping defense yielded plenty of gaps on the perimeter that Turner repeatedly converted into big baskets - several with no defender really close to him.


  15. Memphis: How We Googled in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Memphis Flyer

    ... ents for your State's city and the Top Trending Questions that Memphis, TN needed to know (they were chosen as the Tennessee city because it's the largest sample size).


  16. Behavioral health expert to head new psychiatric hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Joey Jacobs, chairman and CEO of Acadia Healthcare, in the release. Acadia, a publicly traded company based in Tennessee, operates 76 behavioral healthcare facilities in 24 states, the United Kingdom and Puerto Rico. It recently The new ...


  17. Avoiding self-incriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Examiner.com

    ... By entering at that entrance, one would miss the sign. One might say that since it was not completely posted per Tennessee statute, that it was not properly posted. That might not be easily explained as you are being manacled by the local gendarmes. ...


  18. Southern Democrats: Down, Not DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... define yourself, and don't allow your opponents to do that for you. That has been a particular problem here in Tennessee. What Chris Devaney and the Tennessee GOP are doing with their "Red to the Roots" program to elect Republicans at every level is ...


  19. A Surprise Consensus in Tennessee GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | The Memphis Flyer

    Events in Tennessee state government were on center stage this week, with the convening of the Tennessee General Assembly just around the next turn of the calendar. The big political/governmental news of the week was, beyond doubt, Governor Bill Haslam 's announcement of a provisional agreement with the federal government on an alternative Tennessee plan for Medicaid expansion in Tennessee.


  20. Haslam taps McQueen as education chiefRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... in this role, and I know she'll do a great job as we continue our efforts to provide a quality education for all Tennessee students." McQueen's college and teacher preparation programs have been highlighted at the state and national levels for ...