Thursday Aug 21
Deadline Today On Petitions For Wine In Groceries Referendum
The deadline was today at 4 p.m. for communities across the state to deliver petitions with signatures of those who favor allowing grocery stores to sell wine.
Time Running Out for Wine Petition
"We have customers all the time asking us you know, where's the wine department, where's the wine section?" said Brenda Reid, spokesperson for Publix Grocery Stores.
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Lakesite, Red Bank get signatures for wine in grocery stores referendum on November ballot
NASHVILLE - Lakesite and Red Bank have joined the list of Tennessee cities that have collected the required number of valid voter signatures on petitions to have a referendum in November on whether to allow retail food stores to sell wine, proponents say.
Pair Arrested After Man Robbed On Tunnel Boulevard
Two people are facing aggravated robbery charges after a man said he was robbed while standing outside prior to giving some money to his girlfriend at a Tunnel Boulevard residence.