Wednesday Aug 13
Horace Grady Baskin
Horace Grady Baskin, age 94, passed peacefully with his wife and children by his side on Monday, August 11, 2014.
The Jackson Sun
State taking mobile career centers to 34 counties
<![CDATA[NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tennessee jobs officials are taking the state's Career Center services to more than 30 counties this spring and summer. The Department of Labor and Workforce Development's three "Career Coaches" are mobile units that are staffed with state interviewers. The interviewers can help job applicants register for work, search for a job and follow up later. Labor Commissioner Burns Phillips says the mobile units will go to counties with high unemployment rates. To see a schedule of Career Coach visits, go to http://www.getonthecoach.tn.gov . Counties to be visited are Carroll, Claiborne, Clay, Cocke, Dickson, Fentress, Gibson, Grainger, Greene, Hancock, Haywood, Hickman, Houston, Humphreys, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Lewis, Marion, McNairy, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Obion, Perry, Pickett, Polk, Rhea, Scott, Sequatchie, Van Buren and Wayne.
Pagan Unity Festival Brings 'Devil-Worship' Into the Light
Here's what I learned about Paganism after spending a day at the Pagan Unity Festival in Burns, Tenn.: Defining Paganism is about as easy as driving 15 miles anywhere in our venerable city without passing a church, or spotting a Biblical bumper sticker - it's doable, but difficult.
TCAT Dickson April graduation
That's how Dr. Tristan Denley captured the moment being celebrated at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Dickson's graduation ceremony Monday.