Category Archives: Dru’s vues, too!

Dru’s vues, too! by Drucilla Smith Fuller

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The L Club; Cumberland Heights Alumni Picnic

L Club: Jane Felts Osgerby recently capsuled a nonviolence training session for L Club members with the aid of Carolyn Hughes and Candace Lafayette. “Nonviolence is the answer to the…

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MAGA, Robert Churchwell Sr., Rule of Law

MAGA: According to Reuters ,there’s a soon-to-be released index fund for those hoping to “make America great again” by investing in companies that support the Republican Party. The Point Bridge…

U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (D-5) recently greeted Nashville        constituent Phil Roseman​.

U.S. Rep. Cooper Keeping Nation Secure; Regenerative Orthopedic Techniques

National Security: Busy time coming up in Washington for Nashville’s U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper. He sits as the Ranking Member leading the Strategic Forces Subcommittee. This body oversees   our nation’s…

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Patriot’s Museum, L-Club Meeting and Gone to Glory

Moral Monday: Renown immigration attorney Elliott Ozment announced a delayed “Moral Monday” march this week- delayed to a later weekday due to the eclipse.  This week’s march will protest action…

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Hermitage event, Shakespeare and Fall feature

Hermitage event: Phil Ponder reminds us the Donelson-Hermitage Exchange Club will hold their Second Annual Field of Honor Veterans Day Weekend Novem- ber 8-12. The display of 1,000 American Flags…

Councilman John Cooper (c) spoke about a Ft. Negley controversy at John A's July Breakfast as emcees Walter Hunt, Charlie Cardwell and Joe Hobbs look on.

Second Eclipse and Fort Negley’s Future

Lin Folk, who just turned 100, wrote Dru’s Vues, “I am about to see the complete eclipse of the sun for the second time! I saw my first one on…

Dr. Elizabeth Cato picked home grown tomatoes for friends who gathered to honor her late husband Pat Patrick on the second anniversary of his death.                 - photo by Bill McCarty

Love letter; remembering Pat Patrick

  Love Letter: Property Assessor Vivian Wilhoite knows how to put a spin on her presentations. “Did you get something from us in the mail?  It wasn’t that we were…

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Sanctuary city bill, Judge Coleman and Dutchman’s Curve

Ordinance 739, nicknamed “the sanctuary cities bill,” dominated discussion at John A’s usually low-key July breakfast.  Looming large was the Thurs., July 6 final Metro Council’s vote. Opponents took John…

Friend of Belmont Al Nisley strums one of the guitars on display at Belmont's Gallery of Iconic Guitars.  ---photo by Kate Mosley

Iconic Guitars, China Lights and Les Kerr

Iconic Guitars: Steven Kern Shaw was the grandson of Jerome Kern who composed such classics as “Ol’ Man River,” “The Way You Look Tonight” and “Smoke Gets in Your Eyes.”…

Hillsboro High School Coach Maurice Fitzgerald greeted Green Hills Rotarian Becky Sharpe.

New Hillsboro High School Coach seeks to instill values in youth

Meet Coach Fitzgerald:  New Hillsboro Coach Maurice Fitzgerald instills more than football moves in young men.  He instills values such a how to be a good father, a good son…