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  1. Tennessee Senate kills bill to make Bible official state bookThe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Florida Baptist Witness

    The Tennessee Senate voted 22-9 to send the Bible bill to committee April 16, effectively killing the measure after it had passed the House of Representatives the previous day by a 55-38 margin. The bill was introduced earlier this year by Rep. Jerry Sexton, a first-term Republican from Bean Station, and Sen. Steve Southerland, a 13-year Republican veteran from Morristown and deputy speaker of the Senate for 4 years.

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  2. White House embraces a Southern-grown movement to integrate immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Institute for Southern Studies

    ... anti-immigrant backlash that sometimes follows their arrival. The welcoming movement got its start in Nashville, Tennessee in 2006 as a project called Welcoming Tennessee, led by the Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition (TIRRC). Like ...

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  3. FirstBank Mortgage Partners Announces 2014 Recipients Of Next Generation Mortgage ScholarshipRead the original story

    Friday | Chattanoogan.com

    FirstBank Mortgage Partners has awarded $34,000 in scholarships to families in Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee as part of the Next Generation Mortgage Scholarship program, which was launched in 2013.

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  4. Preservationists release list of endangered propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The East Tennessee Preservation Allilance is out with its new list of endangered heritage sites. The group issues the list every year, to raise Preservationists release list of endangered properties The East Tennessee Preservation Allilance is out with its new list of endangered heritage sites.

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  5. Rick Perry Makes the Play To Be the Most Experienced Candidate Running in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Journal

    Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks during the NRA-ILA Leadership Forum at the 2015 NRA Annual Meeting & Exhibits on April 10, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. Texas Gov. Rick Perry has a plan to juice up the American economy, expand the middle class, resurrect the American Dream and defeat ISIS: Elect a leader who's not from D.C. "We're not going to fix Washington by electing a president who is from Washington, of Washington, or for Washington," Perry said during a Republican leadership summit in New Hampshire Friday.

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  6. United Methodist Women to hold conference to end human trafficking in TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lebanon Democrat

    The Faith-Lift to Benefit End Slavery Tennessee conference will be Saturday at 9 a.m. at First United Methodist Church at 415 W. Main St. in Lebanon. According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, out of the runaway children under 18 years old reported each year, about 1,000 are trafficked.

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  7. Cure for Our Friends golf tourney brings star powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lebanon Democrat

    The Middle Tennessee Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will again hold its Cure for Our Friends golf tournament at Mt. Juliet's Windtree Golf Club.

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  8. Weekend Warriors: Here's What Scene Staffers Are Doing This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Nashville Scene

    ... guest host Lydia Popovich is my feminist nerd idol. -LAURA HUTSON After tying myself in knots covering the Tennessee legislature's final frantic days before they adjourn for the year, I'm going camping. Yes, a chance to unwind beneath trees and ...

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  9. Belinda Foy Receives Terri Farmer AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chattanoogan.com

    ... The Terri Farmer Award was established in 2009 as a tribute to Terri Farmer, who served as the coordinator for the Tennessee Craniofacial Center for 18 years and the executive director of the Craniofacial Foundation of America for 15 years. Farmer ...

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  10. Tenn. developers pushing to open swinger's club as a churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ayer Public Spirit

    A group of Tennessee developers blocked from building a sex club next door to a Christian school has found a loophole allowing them to re-label the club as a church. WSMV-TV reports developers fought for months to open a swinger's club in a vacant building next to Goodpasture Christian School in Madison, about 8 miles north of downtown Nashville.

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  11. Tennessee Veterinary Medical Association Announces 2015 Executive BoardRead the original story

    Friday | Chattanoogan.com

    Riverview Animal Hospital, Chattanooga; Kristi Lively, DVM, Village Veterinary Medical Center, Farragut; Danny Walker, DVM, University of Tennessee at Martin; Lauren Olavessen, DVM, Merial Limited, Delta District, West Tennessee; John Bennett, DVM, Equine Services, LLC, Shelbyville; and Mandy Hagan Willis, DVM, Middle TN Veterinary Service, ... (more)

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  12. Volswagen Group Delivers 2.49 Million Vehicles In First QuarterRead the original story

    Friday | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Scania delivered 17,500 (18,800; -7.1 percent) heavy trucks and buses to customers in the period to March. The Tennessee Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA) named its 2015 Executive Board, comprised of veterinarians from across the state. The ...

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  13. U.S. boy's death highlights rare mosquito-borne infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The death from encephalitis of a 6-year-old Tennessee boy has led researchers to a better understanding of the mosquito-borne virus that killed the child. La Crosse virus, transmitted by the bite of an infected mosquito, often causes no symptoms.

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  14. Ethics complaint filed against sheriff; commissioner calls for Arnold's resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Murfreesboro Post

    ... say the same thing. It's time for him to go. He's embarrassed the county," Kusch said. Amid investigations by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and Comptroller's Office into Arnold's administration, Kusch said the sheriff lost trust of the ...

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  15. Tennessee representative arrested on suspicion of DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Police reported State Rep. Bill Beck , 53, was charged with DUI and violation of the implied consent law after he was pulled over on Woodland Street by Metro police. A representative for District 51, Beck represents sections of downtown, east Nashville, Old Hickory and Germantown.

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  16. Tennessee lawmaker arrested on DUI chargeRead the original story

    Friday | WTVC

    Media report Nashville police pulled Rep. Bill Beck over on Friday morning and arrested him after he declined to continue with a sobriety test. Beck is a first-term Democrat who represents portions of downtown, East Nashville, Old Hickory and Germantown.

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  17. Suspicious Packages Found At A Suntrust Bank Turn Out To Be Full Of Clothes And PapersRead the original story

    Friday | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Post, which will be at Mount Olive Church of God on Harrison Pike. The ... (click for more) The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team holds its annual Spring Game at Finley Stadium this weekend. The Mocs kick off Saturday's event with ...

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  18. Teenager charged with making school threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... The teenager is suspected of originating multiple emails and telephone calls threatening violence to schools in Tennessee, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and Virginia. Ten email messages threatening violence were made to Metro Nashville Schools between ...

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  19. Fill the Bus set for this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... are over 20,000 kids on the meal plan in Wilson County, and we're the second wealthiest county in the state of Tennessee," said Weatherford. "When we had snow days a few weeks ago, most kids are excited because they get to go play - some kids don't ...

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  20. Tennessee Department of Transportation reports I-24 in Montgomery...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Clarksville Online

    Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will close a short section of Interstate 24 and State Route 237 in Clarksville to prepare for bridge removal. These operations will likely create lengthy delays for traffic on I-24.

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