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Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

Country up-and-comer Dustin Lynch stands up for music education

All country artists are grateful for the support of their fans. But they might look to Dustin Lynch as a model for how to take their appreciation a step further: He wants to help those fans - and others too - finish their college careers.


Related Topix: Tennessee State University

Sunday | Washington Examiner

Why Obama issues empty veto threats

Dozens of times this year, the White House has threatened to veto a Republican bill that everyone knew would never reach the president's desk. On subjects as different as healthcare , jobs , taxes and environmental regulations, President Obama has put out official notice that he would veto House Republican bills up for consideration.


Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, George Bush

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

Two Cents Worth

Middle Tennessee State University honored the late Andrew Mizell Burton of Nashville, Joe Crosswhite of Greeneville and John Sample of Knoxville, with induction into the Robert E. Musto Tennessee Insurance Hall of Fame, according to a press release. Burton, a Sumner County native, began his insurance career in Nashville in 1901 as an agent with the Sun Life Insurance Company and later organized the Life and Casualty Insurance Company of Tennessee.


Related Topix: Middle Tennessee State University, Tennessee, Tennessee State University, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Lebanon Democrat

Haslam's office preps for review of aging services

One thing nearly all Tennesseans can agree on is they want good health and independence as they age, and efforts are under way in the state to make sure those opportunities exist today and into the future. NASHVILLE - One thing nearly all Tennesseans can agree on is they want good health and independence as they age, and efforts are under way in the state to make sure those opportunities exist today and into the future.


Related Topix: Tennessee

Business Journal

Caption contest: Pred heads

In this photo, David Poile, general manager for the Nashville Predators, left, with Jeff Cogen, CEO of the Predators and Bridgestone Arena, take questions at the Nashville Business Breakfast at Lipscomb University.


Tue Sep 09, 2014

Business Journal

Belmont named a Top 5 Southern university

Belmont University has improved its standing in U.S. News and World Report's annual look at the best colleges in the country.


Related Topix: Belmont University

Mon Sep 08, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

Songwriter, builder, teacher

From the day Scott Anders graduated from Lipscomb University in 1974 with a business degree, he knew what career path to follow. Clues about his chosen profession always had been there - listening intently to his dad's daily banjo playing, forming a string of garage rock bands with his buddies throughout high school, Friday night dances, guitars, and frequent late nights during college spent jamming with friends.


Sat Sep 06, 2014

WTLC-AM Indianapolis

Lecrae Set to Co-Host 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards Set to Air...

This year the show will be co-hosted by Lecrae and MercyMe's Bart Millard. The GMA also announced the nominees for the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards, along with its partnership with the Trinity Broadcasting Network in airing the prestigious music awards show.


Related Topix: Christian Music, Mercyme, Nashville, TN

Fri Sep 05, 2014

GMA Dove Awards announces nominees for Songwriter of the Year

The Gospel Music Association also announced more presenters and performers to appear at the 45th Annual GMA Doves Awards . Current nominees set to appear are for King & Country , 1 Girl Nation , Ellie Holcomb , Tedashii, David and Tamela Mann , Al and Lisa Robertson of Duck Dynasty and Sandi Patty .


Related Topix: Nashville, TN

Dustin Lynch Is "Where It's At" in Music...

Dustin Lynch will never forget what Garth Brooks revealed to him the first time they met -- the secret to choosing successful songs. "You know, the reason I've had success for as long as I have is because I've always recorded the best song," Brooks once told the eager singer-songwriter.


Related Topix: Dustin Lynch, Country, Garth Brooks

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Business Journal

Predators' top brass offers advice to Titans: Win

Turney Stevens, moderator of a Nashville Business Breakfast at Lipscomb University, asked David Poile and Jeff Cogen of the Nashville Predators a loaded question this morning: What advice do they have for the Tennessee Titans to become more marketable? Cogen gave a simple answer: "Win."


Tue Aug 26, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Cursive returns to Tennessee schools

Tennessee has introduced new cursive handwriting standards for the 2014-2015 school year, joining states like North Carolina that require students to learn cursive.


Related Topix: Wilmington, NC, Bill Haslam, US Governors

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Christian Retailing

Lecrae, Bart Millard to Host 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards

Christian hip-hop artist Lecrae and MercyMe frontman Bart Millard have been named co-hosts of the 45th annual GMA Dove Awards, the Gospel Music Association announced.


Related Topix: Lecrae, Christian Music, Mercyme, Natalie Grant

Sat Aug 23, 2014

WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Sharpen the pencils: Tennessee revives cursive tea...

Children in Tennessee will have to get used to holding a pencil again next year when new cursive handwriting standards go into effect in schools throughout the state.


Related Topix: Tennessee, IL, Bill Haslam, US Governors

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Daily News

Lipscomb Expands Offerings to Fill Workplace Needs

Lipscomb University is gearing toward the future this fall with three new programs designed to give students an advantage in a rapidly changing job market.


2014 GMA Dove Awards: Lecrae and Bart Millard tapped as hosts

The Gospel Music Association has tapped multi-Dove Award winning powerhouses Bart Millard of MercyMe and Lecrae as co-hosts for the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards.


Related Topix: Lecrae, Nashville, TN

Wed Aug 20, 2014

95.5 The Fish

Kristian Stanfill to Lead 26-City "Passion: Take It All" Tour

Kristian Stanfill and Passion will tour the country this fall on the 26-city "Passion: Take It All" tour kicking off in Seattle September 10. The tour will run through November, making stops in Dallas, Phoenix, Indianapolis, Columbus and more, paving the way for January's Passion 2015 Conferences in Atlanta and Houston .


Related Topix: Passion, Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, The Heights (Houston, TX), George Fox University