Category Archives: Dru’s vues, too!

Dru’s vues, too! by Drucilla Smith Fuller

Holocaust survivor Frances Haun (red blouse, left) with part of the history class from Nashville State Community College.  - photo by Dru S

Holocaust; Cumberland Heights; Chagall

Dru Smith | GCA News Holocaust: History Professor Robert Evins Pickard noted many students in his Nashville Community College class had little knowledge of the Holocaust. Six million Jews perished…

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Metro Open Data; John A’s Breakfast​; Lasorda Birthday

Open Data: Got a digital device? Most folks do, whether a smartphone, watch or computer. Mayor Megan Barry, realizing the public data her government collects can em- power people to…

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House Party; Corporate Welfare; Field of Honor

House Party:  A recent Harpeth Hills house party at the home of Pam and David Kidd honored 20th District Chancery Court candidate Scott Tift, 36. As a partner at Barrett,…

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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…