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Pioneer broadcaster Lin Folk celebrated her 100th Birthday

World War II veteran Lin Folk thanked the crowd who gathered to celebrate her 100th birthday at The Meadows Senior Living Community. “People have asked me what’s it like to…

Say What?!

The tax filing deadline is upon us. On April 18 you will either have filed a tax return or, if you are smart, you will have filed an extension of…

Tennessee Centennial Exposition

On June 1, 1796, President George Washington signed the act of Congress that made Tennessee the 16th state of the United States Union. One hundred years later (a century), Nashville…

Taxing Matters Jim Wilson CPA

While Looking for the Forest, the Trees Obstruct our View

Why do we strain out the knat and swallow the camel?  When the law is plain and the consequences of failure to follow the law are great, there may remain…

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Rotary Hears from a Security Expert and Then a Huge Hockey Fan

Homeland Security: Herman Statum, a Homeland Security expert and former security director at Opry Mills Mall, recently briefed Green Hills Rotary on past and future terrorists threats. The FBI and…

Larrys Home Page Lawrence M Lipman

Bring your Home Out of Hibernation – Spring is Here!

As the weather begins to warm and heavy coats find their way back to the closet for storage, there seems to be a resurgence for tidying up around the house,…

Jim Wilson - Taxing Matters

A Focus on What you Ned to Know About Filing Taxes

Mo Roca has a show on Saturday mornings called, “The Mo You Know!” Yes, it is a show for children, but some of the stories he tells are very interesting…

Horace Johns Metro State Commentary

Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch is Expected

Senate confirmation hearings began this past Monday for President Trump’s nominee, Neil Gorsuch, to replace the late Antonin Scalia on the U.S. Supreme Court. Despite intense questioning by Democratic senators,…

Taxing Matters with Jim Wilson

Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit

If you have children or a dependent individual in your home, do not overlook the Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit. Eligible taxpayers may be able to claim it if…

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Bill Freeman Honored with 2017 Hooligans Shillelagn

Shillelagh: Distinguished Nashvillian Bill Freeman was honored with the 2017 Shillelagh and a Sweet Lucy bourbon liqueur at the Hooligans’ 36th annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration. Presenter Terry Cobb said…