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Mark Randall Warrick Jr.

Mark Randall Warrick Jr. passed away on August 29, 2014. He was a native and lifelong resident of Rutherford County.


Related Topix: Rutherford County, TN, Middle Tennessee State University, University of Tennessee

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Haslam Announces David Purkey As TEMA Director

Governor Bill Haslam on Friday announced the appointment of David W. Purkey as a deputy commissioner of the Military Department where he will direct the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency .


Related Topix: Bill Haslam, US Governors, Tennessee, Hamblen County, TN, East Tennessee State University, University of Tennessee

Sat Aug 30, 2014

ABC News

10 Great Hotels in College Towns

As summer unofficially comes to an end and Labor Day fast approaches, it can only mean one thing - school is about to be back in session.


Related Topix: Boston University, University of Texas at Austin, Saint Edward's University, Vanderbilt University, Travel


New Members to Join IBMA Board in October 2014

Congratulations to the following IBMA members who will take their seats on the IBMA Board of Directors in October, 2014: Joe Mullins, in the Artists, Composers & Publishers category; David Smith, Broadcasters; and John Goad, serving the Print, Media & Education constituencies.


Related Topix: East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

Fri Aug 29, 2014

WTVF Nashville

MTSU Launches Program To Help Stop Sexual Assaults On Campus

One Mid-State University is trying to stop sexual assault on campus before it happens with a new unique campaign.


Related Topix: Middle Tennessee State University

Deseret News

UVU Athletics: NCAA awards UVU three-year academic grant

The NCAA announced that Utah Valley University will receive a multi-year Accelerating Academic Success Program grant worth approximately $900,000 over three years.


Related Topix: Cal State Northridge, Coppin State University, Jackson State University, Morehead State University, Norfolk State University

Nashville Scene

Video of the Day: 'Let 'Em Drag' by Fahamu Pecou

We've written a lot this week about Fahamu Pecou , the featured visual artist of this weekend's Culture Fest and the current exhibiting artist at The Arts Company.


Related Topix: Nashville, TN

WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

Over 30 Colleges and Universities to be Featured at Motlow College Fair

Motlow College invites its student body, students from area high schools and those who are home-schooled, and the general public to the annual College Fair on Wednesday, Sept.


Related Topix: Moore County, TN, Austin Peay State University, Berry College, Newman University, East Tennessee State University

Thu Aug 28, 2014

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Bluegrass music returns to the Pine Belt

The award-winning Larry Stephenson Band of Nashville, TN is proud to announce this Friday, August 29th, he and his band will be in concert at the Petal Civic Center.


Related Topix: The Larry Stephenson Band, Bluegrass, Petal, MS, Jackson, MS

Darien Arts Center to Host Special Multi-Media Screening of 'From the ...

Want to inspire your children to do their best? Need some inspiration yourself? Coaches, want to motivate your team for success? 'From the Rough', an inspirational movie produced by Darien resident Michael J. Critelli and his son Michael A. Critelli, will encourage you to pursue your dreams despite the toughest of obstacles.


Related Topix: Darien, CT

WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

Franklin's Printing Welcomes Chip Payne, Operations Specialist

Franklin's Printing announces the addition of Chip Payne as their Operations Specialist.


Related Topix: Graphic Design, Arts, Middle Tennessee State University

Nashville Scene

The vivid, sometimes vulgar poetry of Catullus fuels MTSU composer Michael Linton's latest album

The Roman poet Catullus' affair with his mistress Lesbia may not be the greatest love story in the history of Western literature.


Related Topix: Arts, Poetry, Middle Tennessee State University, Opera

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Food Pantry at MTSU needs donations to meet high demand

Classes just started a couple of days ago at Middle Tennessee State University, but the campus food pantry has already dwindled too quickly to meet the demand.


Related Topix: Middle Tennessee State University

News Times

Nashville attorney George Barrett appears at a news conference in this Wednesday, April 18, 2012 file photo taken in Nashville, Tenn.


Related Topix: Nashville, TN, University of Tennessee

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Albany Times Union

A longtime Tennessee civil rights lawyer known for his involvement in a case that ultimately desegregated the state's public colleges and universities has died.


Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law


Bacterial meningitis among ETSU students

East Tennessee State University learned today that an off-campus student was treated for a case of bacterial meningitis and recently released from the hospital.


Related Topix: East Tennessee State University

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Obamacare: Universities Have to Cut Work Hours for Students, Profs

Universities everywhere are scaling back on part-time work opportunities for students and adjunct professors in order to comply with the Affordable Care Act.


Related Topix: Middle Tennessee State University

Sun Aug 24, 2014


ETSU professor holds '60s-centered class

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.


Related Topix: Johnson City, TN, Activism, East Tennessee State University

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

EMILY's List Puts Lenda Sherrell 'On the List'

WASHINGTON, Aug. 21 -- EMILY's List issued the following news release: Today, EMILY's List, the nation's largest resource for women in politics, announced that Lenda Sherrell, candidate for Congress to represent Tennessee's Fourth Congressional District, has been put "On The List."


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Scott DesJarlais, Pleasant Hill, TN

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Daily News

E-Books Cut Costs for Tennessee State Students

Tennessee State University students face higher costs, tacked on by state government, but that downer could be offset by "e-books" that can save students $735 each semester.