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Fairmont Elementary principal named finalist for Tennessee Principal of the Year ... school in Johnson City, was named as a finalist by the Tennessee ... According to TDOE: "The Tennessee Principal of the Year award is given annually ... More than 100 people gather at town hall to talk about U.S. nitrogen ...
... night's city council meeting to publicly condemn white supremacy. ... at work are also in play here in Nashville and Tennessee," he said.
Several East Tennessee counties will see improvements to public facilities thanks to $1.9 million in funding announced by Gov. Bill Haslam on ...
In Memphis, Tennessee, city attorney Bruce McMullen said Monday that he plans to file a petition to remove a statue of Forrest from a park.
Tennessee State Troopers stand near a bust of Nathan Bedford Forrest after protesters covered it and placed signs in front of it Monday, Aug.
Memphis City Council voted to remove the statue in 2015, but the ... the city is prepared to take the fight all the way to the Tennessee Supreme Court. ... city property has provoked outcry on both sides in cities across the South.
Scores of Tennessee communities, including Spring City, ... Closer to Chattanooga, Spring City, Tenn., a Rhea County town of some 2,000 ...
Sixty miles east, in Portland, Tenn, a town of two hotels and about 12,500 ... those cities and small towns as well as to the larger cities just beyond the .... Nashville is the largest city within the entire eclipse's path and as many ...
Somali Muslim refugees "took over" the small town of Shelbyville, Tennessee and ... a look at the startling transformation of cities like Dearborn and Minneapolis. ... now Somali migrants have set their sights on another American city to invade. ... Three churches were shot up in the Shelbyville, TN area starting on the night of ...
police in Nashville and Memphis will no longer be able to give civil citations instead of jail time for pot.
A reporter for a radio station at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga has been fired after state lawmakers complained she failed to disclose her presence during a meeting on a state transgender bathroom bill.
WWE Live landed in Johnson City, TN, tonight for a SmackDown Live house show as the blue brand's Road To WrestleMania continues.
Bo Watson, R-Hixson, is sponsoring legislation that would allow voters to decide if they would like to leave cities such as Memphis and Knoxville and others across the state in a process called deannexation.
After residents and guests of the Polk museum approached him about moving the body from Nashville to Columbia a few months ago, Price made presentations and held town halls to gauge community interest. He approached state lawmakers to begin the long ...
Nashville, Tenn. (AP) - Corpus Christi police say they've been unable to substantiate a tip that a Tennessee school teacher and a student he's accused of kidnapping were in the South Texas gulf Coast city. Tennessee authorities have been hunting for ...
Hamilton County added a new resident nearly every two hours last year as the hub of the Chattanooga region grew at the fastest pace of any of the 20 counties in the Chattanooga region, according to new government population estimates.
Nashville, Tenn. - The House has voted on a bill that would block any efforts by Tennessee cities to decriminalize the use of marijuana.
Nashville, Tenn. - One way to not only taste but also see music City is through walking food tours. The tours focus on food, but also incorporate a taste of the people, neighborhoods and history surrounding the dishes.
The House has voted on a bill that would block any efforts by Tennessee cities to decriminalize the use of marijuana. The bill would nullify laws that Memphis and Nashville have passed that have reduced the penalty for weed in some cases.
No liberal Tennessee city-state has done that, not even Midtown. That hasn't stopped state Sen. Mark Green (R-Clarksville) from putting locals on notice.
Alderman Amy Wurth previously opposed every rezone request at Tom Lunn Road. She said, in this case, going from R-2 to an R-2 PUD would give the city more of a stronghold on what can be built. As a board, the BOMA is currently going through its budget ...
A bill that would allow school systems to deduct up to 10 percent of teachers' unions dues from payroll has passed in a House education subcommittee.
Advocates for equal justice vowed to step up services Tuesday in Chattanooga as President Donald Trump's proposed budget threatens to cut federal programs ...
Plus, longtime starter Jason McCourty turns 30 in August and is a free agent in 2018, so Tennessee could move on with a ready-made replacement.
A Tennessee committee has voted down a bill to protect drivers from lawsuits if they hit protesters who are blocking traffic.
The defense committees exist in at least 24 cities across the state so far, including major cities and more rural Municipalities such as Gallatin, Columbia, Smithville and Morristown, said Stephanie Teatro, TIRRC's co-executive director. They work to ...
Currently, the city of Oak Ridge cannot regulate smoking in public parks. But that may change. Oak Ridge City Council unanimously passed a resolution at its most recent meeting, which requests that the state of Tennessee "repeal any preemption of local ...
A bill to require students at public schools and colleges in Tennessee to use restrooms and locker rooms matching the gender listed their birth certificates failed in a Senate committee on Wednesday without debate.
WASHINGTON - With a vote just hours away, three Tennessee Republicans in the U.S. House remained on the fence Wednesday about whether they would support a GOP bill to repeal the healthcare reforms put in place seven years ago under ...
The (Nashville) Tennessean reported last week that House members voted 71-20 to shield the Tennessee State Museum Commission from public scrutiny when it comes to its hiring and operational matters.
Severe weather including hail, lightning and thunder struck the Knoxville, Tennessee area late Tuesday. Local media reports that trees and power lines were knocked down, and there are power outages in the area.
In Tennessee, Grundy County and Polk County schools will operate on a two-hour delay Wednesday and Marion County, Dayton City and Richard Hardy schools will be closed. Hamilton County Schools are on spring break and Bradley County Schools will ...
(AP) - Natchez Mayor Darryl Grennell is working to establish a possible sister city agreement with Nashville, Tennessee, with an aim of boosting tourism. Grennell tells The Natchez Democrat ( ) that he traveled to Tennessee ...
Nashville, Tenn. (AP) - A teacher accused of kidnapping a 15-year-old female student in Tennessee had been investigated by the school system after another student reported seeing him kiss the girl, a lawyer for the missing girl's family said.
Jeff Bohanan, founder and president of Protomet, earned his bachelor's and master's degrees in mechanical and industrial engineering, respectively, from the University of Tennessee; and the East Tennessee native worked at the Y-12 National Security ...
This is Tottenham Hotspur F.C.'s first year in the US leg of International Champions Cup and the fourth ICC appearance for Manchester City F.C. who participated in the Australian and Chinese legs of the tournament in 2015 and 2016 respectively. The ...
Members of the Tennessee House of Representatives Task Force on opioid and prescription drug abuse were in Johnson City, learning about the epidemic in our region. We looked up the latest numbers about opioid abuse treatment across the state, and in ...
Former police Chief Gary Will filed a lawsuit against the city of Savannah earlier this month saying he was let go because he refused to participate in illegal activities he witnessed taking place in the city. In the nine-page document, the former ...
It's not surprising that the world-famous Tennessee whiskey is part of a city and county that knows how to roll out a first-class experience for visitors.
Hess was shot after Crockett County sheriff's deputies approached his sport utility vehicle because it was parked at a perpendicular angle along Highway 412 near the west Tennessee town of Alamo, TBI spokesman Josh DeVine said in a statement.
By removing humans from the driving process entirely, self-driving vehicles can drastically improve safety in Tennessee's cities, neighborhoods and on interstate highways. Yet the SAVe Act would only limit and delay the progress of self-driving by ...
A Tracy City insurance agent was indicted after being charged with insurance fraud.
(Reuters) - Tennessee police are searching for a former high school teacher accused of luring a 15-year-old student into his car outside of a restaurant and disappearing with the girl earlier this week, investigators said on Saturday.
Kelan Martin scored 19 points, and Butler limited Middle Tennessee's athletic scorers with smothering defense in a 74-65 victory Saturday night to advance to the NCAA Tournament regional semifinals.
So they placed five flags on the Tennessee Riverwalk guardrail, just across the street from the center, and began cleaning up the thousands of tribute items that had been left in the month that had passed since the July 16, 2015, fatal shootings of ...
Authorities say a deputy has shot a woman in the West Tennessee city of Lakeland. Shelby County sheriff's spokesman Earle Farrell said the woman's condition was not immediately known after Friday's shooting.
Three Gray Line Tennessee buses that resemble San Francisco cable cars will take tourists to 12 stops around downtown, North Chattanooga and St. Elmo.
Cummings, who is married, was fired from his Maurey County high school teaching job on Tuesday after being accused of having an inappropriate relationship with student Beth Thomas, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said in a statement.
It was the second fatal shooting involving law enforcement in two days in western Tennessee. The bureau says a 36-year-old Louisiana man was killed after he allegedly tried to strike deputies with his vehicle in Crockett County on Thursday.




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