4 hrs ago
American Addiction Centers seeks big solution to big problem
It was a problem he struggled with personally, and he wanted to help others overcome their addiction issues, too.
8 hrs ago
Michelle Obama bids MLK graduates with encouraging words
First lady Michelle Obama doled out hugs and quick words of encouragement as each of 170 Martin Luther King Jr.
13 hrs ago
Rabbi Rami Shapiro will give keynote address for Huntsville Literary Association's 2013 banquet
Rabbi Rami Shapiro, director of MTSU's creative writing program, and his son and co-author, Aaron Shapiro, will be guests of honor at the 2013 Huntsville Literary Association banquet.
Sat May 18, 2013
Last minute lottery ticket buyers flood convenience stores
In the final hours before the drawing last minute buyers flooded convenience stores hoping to buy the lucky lottery ticket on Saturday.
Police respond to domestic violence call and find meth lab
Edward Tarpley, 46, and Tabitha Tarpley, 45, have been charged with Initiation of a Meth Lab, Promotion of Methamphetamine, Possession of Schedule 1, and Child Abuse.
Remarks By The First Lady At MLK's Commencement
MRS. OBAMA: Yes! Wow. Good afternoon, everyone! Yes. I am thrilled to be here. And go, Royals.
Use of red-light cameras debated in Murfreesboro
A group in Murfreesboro has started a petition to end the use of red-light cameras, but police say the traffic enforcement measure has improve safety.
Live Michelle Obama speaks at Nashville graduation
Academic Magnet School's graduation from Tennessee State University's Gentry Center.
Thu May 16, 2013
Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy Reaches Historic Milestone With...
The Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy will reach a historic milestone this week by holding its first graduation ceremony on Friday.
Wed May 15, 2013
Secret Service to Metro Police: We got this
The U.S. Secret Service has asked Metro Police to stay out of security planning for First Lady Michelle Obama's visit to Nashville this weekend, WSMV Ch.
Tue May 14, 2013
We're going in the wrong direction': Marietta educator pens book on...
Dr. Gregory Taylor, a 22-year veteran of Marietta City Schools, titled his first release "Paradise Lost: The Unraveling of American Morals." Staff/Laura Moon The assistant principal of Marietta High School recently released his first book, highlighting the breakdown of American morals and how he believes this collapse is a result of Hollywood ... (more)
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Students catch up in summer
It's that time of the year when students break out their summer clothes, put on their sunscreen, put on their sunglasses and go to class.
Murfreesboro remembrance ride 1 of many globally
In Murfreesboro, Middle Tennessee State University students organized a Ride of Silence event Wednesday to honor Timothy Martin, who was struck and killed in February as he walked his bike across a street near the campus.
Ferndale Principal Didn't Let Challenge of Teen Pregnancy Define Her
About this sponsorship: In honor of the 60th anniversary of Sir Edmund Hillary's historic ascent of Mount Everest, Patch and Grape-Nuts are teaming up to highlight those who inspire people around them to climb their own mountains.
Mon May 13, 2013
Haslam applauds Williamson County Chamber at luncheon
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam lauded the Williamson County Chamber of Commerce for its contributions to the state's job growth in recent years.
Fisk University Athletic Director Named To National Post
Fisk University Athletic Director Anthony Owens has been selected as the representative of the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference for the National Administrative Council of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics .
Penn State Leads List of Highest-Paying Public Universities for Presidents
While former president of Penn State University, Graham Spanier, left the university during the worst scandal it has seen during his 16-year tenure, he was well compensated as the highest-paid public university president last year.
Sun May 12, 2013
Nashville People in Business
He was previously a senior manager. Carr Riggs & Ingram has added Mitchel Schiff as senior staff accountant in the tax department and Jill Stephens as a manager in the tax department.
Good to the bone
When Lionel Booker could no longer enjoy his favorite pastime of riding his bike, the Nashville man became convinced of his need for knee-replacement surgery.
Hunter to receive long-term care recognition honor
Honorees in this year's Who's Who recognition program include military heroes, educators, entertainers and others living in THCA/TNCAL member nursing homes and assisted living communities statewide.