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A songwriter’s journey of self-discovery: The roses underneath the snow

Marcel Hernandez Contributor to The News Taking her place on stage, she feels the butterflies of the upcoming performance. The lights are dim, except for the single spotlight, the audience…

The Belcourt Theatre to offer pop up shows during theatre renovation

Although The Belcourt Theatre has announced its six-month renovation, locals will still be able to enjoy events and shows presented by the theatre. The Belcourt Theatre will be holding pop…

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Nuclear Weapon concerns

Although the nuclear deterrent was so central to the security of the U.S. in past decades, many Americans now question its value. They cite the decline in the visible threat…

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Youth Violence Summit gives high school students a voice

David Smith Staff Writer Hundreds of high school students converged last week in Nashville to confront a wide spectrum of challenges facing the city as instances of youth violence and…

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Davidson County has the lowest unemployment rate of any major TN city

David Smith and Gabrielle Cintorino Staff Writers The number of Nashville residents seeing a paycheck slightly increased in the final month of last year, yet this decline in the unemployment rate…

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Buck Dozier, executive director of the Fairgrounds Nashville announces retirement

Brenda Batey Social Editor Buck Dozier will formally announce his retirement as the executive director of the Fairgrounds Nashville to the Metropolitan Board of Fair Commissioners at their monthly meeting…

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Steve Gawrys will challenge Rep. Charles Sargent in rematch

Gabrielle Cintorino Staff Writer Steve Gawrys, the Brent- wood businessman, who came within 256 votes of defeating Rep. Charles Sargent in the 2014 Republican Primary, has pulled papers to run…

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More news about Social Security and a possible Lucrative Reward

I have written, in previous articles, that it is better to receive Social Security payments in advance of age 70 (beginning at age 66). That is true in most cases,…

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February 4 Angela Howell, “Finding the Gift: Daily Meditations for Mindfulness.” Presented by the Green Hills Library, Angela Howell will discuss and sign her new book, “Finding the Gift: Daily…

Bellevue Community Chorus seeks singers for local performances

Gabrielle Cintorino Staff Writer Nashville has received the title “Music City USA” and is known around the country as the birthplace of country music. However, only locals know the true…