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1 hr ago | The Daily News Journal
The director of Rutherford County Schools said the state was forcing a shift in paying teachers down to the local level in a Monday discussion of a state-mandated differentiated pay plan for teachers.
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5 hrs ago | KFBB
Senate Republicans blocked a batch of mostly minor nominations by President Barack Obama late Monday in the aftermath of last month's Democratic move weakening the minority party's traditional ability to block most presidential appointments.
5 hrs ago | Roll Call
The Senate saw the first serious fallout from the Democrats' use of the "nuclear option" Monday evening, with Majority Leader Harry Reid moving to limit debate on 10 mainly midlevel executive and judicial nominations.
9 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com
Senator Lamar Alexander on Monday highlighted the importance of agriculture in a speech to the Tennessee Farm Bureau, calling farmers the "original conservatives" and pledging to keep pushing their priorities - such as the farm bill - while fighting burdensome regulations and Obamacare.
MURFREESBORO -- Tennessee's biggest issues are education and job training and the main issue holding the nation back is "getting the financial house in order," said Sen. Lamar Alexander Friday in an interview with The Daily News Journal editorial board.
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Members of the Judge David Campbell Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution conducted a flag dedication at a Hixson Middle School patriotic program.
Admittedly, long-winded conversations that annoy other passengers should not be tolerated in the confined space of the interior of a plane, but I would suggest one exception to that rule: The inability to inform friends or family picking up a passenger can cause a serious inconvenience.
We wanted to share the results of our recent membership survey regarding the National Republican Senatorial Committee's policy of opposing all conservative challengers to Republican incumbents.
Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, speaks at the House Triangle during the Coal Caucus' news conference on the EPA's recently proposed greenhouse gas standards for new power plants on Thursday, Sept.
Opening thought: Now all this was done, that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord by the prophet saying, Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us.
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Henderson Hutcherson & McCullough, PLLC, a local accounting firm that has provided accounting, tax planning, management consulting and specialized services since 1981, has hired Natalie Brewer as its human resources director/executive assistant to the managing member.
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