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Efforts to preserve urban forests in a changing Nashville are underway

David Smith | GCA New s On Saturday November 18, hundreds of volunteers  converged to plant more than 300 powerline-friendly trees in Nashville. neighborhoods and at eight Metro Nashville Schools….

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State to end I-24 closures, begin taking bids for I-440 project

David Smith | GCA News Interstate 24 is set to be shut down in downtown Nashville on Friday evening, and will be closed until early Monday morning on November 27….

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Brave mother recognized for saving minister during church shooting

It was early fall in Nashville and everyone at Burnette Chapel Church of Christ looked with chaotic attempts to understand the scene taking place around them. Minerva Rosa-Gonzalez assessed the…

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Governor’s race​; DAR Award; Saving Belle Meade Courts; Gilda’s Club Tai Chi

Craig Fitzhue: House Democratic Leader Craig Fitzhue assured Nashville’s L Club, “I wouldn’t be running for governor if I didn’t see a path to victory!” A staunch public education advocate,…

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Tennessee State Parks offer free, guided hikes the day after Thanksgiving

Local trees are transforming into fireworks of color as the fall season reaches its peak. Here in Nashville are 28 places in and around the city to enter a state…

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Nashville General decision surprises many who want answers

Mayor Megan Barry will have some convincing to do when it comes to persuading the Metro Council to vote to end inpatient care at Nashville General Hospital. At a meeting…

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Entrepreneurs’ organization elects Bethany Newman as President

The board of the Nashville chapter of The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) has selected Bethany Newman to serve as EO Nashville president for the 2019-2020 term. Newman, co-founder of ST8MNT Brand…

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Pope Francis picks Kentucky priest to be Bishop of Nashville

Pope Francis has named Father J. Mark Spalding, a priest of the Archdiocese of Louisville, to be the 12th Bishop of Nashville. The appointment was publicized at noon in Rome,…

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Properties near vacant Krystal restaurant slow to go along with Metro’s traffic plan

Metro is moving forward, however slowly, with acquiring the CVS store, former Krystal restaurant site and Shalimar Restaurant in Green Hills as negotiations and discussions of eminent domain are being…

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Traffic camera project meets additional delays

The City of Belle Meade is hoping the Nashville Electric Service, NES, will begin adding over a dozen survaillance cameras to major Belle Meade intersections. Belle Meade police say cameras…