Works by renowned Birmingham artists Thornton Dial and Lonnie will adorn revitalized Nashville park
Two renowned Birmingham-area artists have been commissioned to create site-specific public art works for a downtown Nashville park that is being revitalized.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Tennessee inmates receive college degrees during incarceration
On December 13, nine female inmates currently serving time in the Tennessee Department of Corrections stood for a photograph.
Ravenwood student completes Lipscomb leadership class
Kali Edgeworth, a Ravenwood High School student, is recognized for developing leadership skills through a new program at Lipscomb University.
Lipscomb holds special graduation inside prison
It's not just the inmates who love it, but also professors and traditional Lipscomb students who vie for opportunities to teach and attend classes inside the Tennessee Prison for Women.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Prisoners brought to tears by Lipscomb degrees
Eight inmates stood stick-straight in a line at the Tennessee Prison for Women on Friday, waiting to walk into the gym.
Nine Women Serving In Prison Receive Associate Degrees
NASHVILLE, Tenn. Nine women currently serving prison time in the Tennessee Prison for Women received Associate Degrees from a local university.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Forum fights trafficking
With the rise of sex trafficking in Tennessee, which predominantly threatens the safety and well-being of women and girls, The Women's Fund Forum hosted the second in a series of educational forums on sex trafficking in our state.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
College students, inmates learn together behind bars
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- On her way to one of her first college classes this August, Laney Overton walked past towering coils of barbed wire and stepped through a metal detector.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Jackson Sun
Our View: Prisoner education a step toward better life
But what we know is that, except for the most dangerous violent criminals, the vast majority of prisoners someday will get out and return to their home communities.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Kristen Kindoll: Try your hand at fencing with free lesson
December is a busy month. For many families, side diversions, sprinkled with Yule cheer, might be the pick-me-up for a typical schooling day.
Bonnie Burch: Fishing program lets injured veterans cast their worries away
Although we often show our appreciation for our military service veterans while they are in uniform, we often forget that many have difficulties -- both physical and emotional -- once they return home.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Lipscomb hosts annual Lighting of the Green
Lipscomb University held its annual Lighting of the Green ceremony Tuesday night.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Ms. Cheap's 2013 holiday guide
Ms. Cheap looks at the holidays as a big gift - with dozens of free things to do for entertainment, inspiration and enjoyment between now and the end of the year.
Ms. Cheap: Check out annual guide to free holiday fun
If you are looking for free things to do between now and the end of the year, you're in luck.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Brentwood High Signings
Brentwood High baseball standout Benton Jones will continue his career at Lipscomb University.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
MDSave Chosen as Top Healthcare Startup at 2013 NEXT Awards
MDSave was chosen by the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Nashville Entrepreneur Center last Thursday as a 2013 NEXT Award winner at a dinner held at the Music City Center in downtown Nashville.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Corporate equality improved, but still not on equal ground
This month, Nashville CABLE, the largest women's professional network in Tennessee, celebrated its 35th anniversary.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Religion News Service
a No Makeup Novembera inspires women to focus on inner beauty
Rave Ministries is coordinating "No Makeup November" during which women and girls of all ages put away their makeup in order to remember that they are made beautiful by God.