Category Archives: Local Reports

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Early voting for Metro Council District 33 special election continues through September 14

Early voting in the special election for Metro Council District 33 continues through Thursday, September 14 with election set for Tuesday, September 19. Five candidates are vying for the seat…

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Woodmont Bible Church appoints new pastor

To lead its newly launched effort to bridge the gap between Messianic Synagogue and Gentile Church, Woodmont Baptist Church has appointed Pastor Derek Frank. Frank, who is British and had…

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Franklin Road going to five lanes

Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will begin work on a project to improve the intersection at US 31/SR 6 (Franklin Road) and SR 255 (Harding Place/Battery Lane) starting this…

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Applications due Sept. 7 for Citizen Police Academy

The fall session of the Citizen Police Academy offers those interested in learning about the inner workings and law enforcement strategies to apply for this free 12-week course that is…

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Employment coalition seeks more access to airport construction jobs

A local coalition dedicated to improving working conditions in Nashville has identified a need at the Nashville International Airport for increased community access and stronger focus regarding job opportunities for…

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Rachel Award Winners announced by Donelson-Hermitage Chamber

The Rachel Awards celebration, presented by the Metropolitan Nashville Air- port Authority and hosted by the Donelson-Hermitage Chamber of Commerce, was held at Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage on Friday evening, August…

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Mae Beavers resigns from State Senate to focus on governor’s race

Tennessee State Senator and conservative Republican candidate for Governor Mae Beavers has announced that she will resign her seat in the legislature effective Friday, September 1st at noon. Beavers also…

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Third annual “Fill the Truck” will be on September 11

On Monday, Sept. 11, the FiftyForward Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) will sponsor the 3rd annual “Fill the Truck” event at select area Kroger stores to benefit the USO and…

First Lady Crissy Haslam and Maggie Crosslin.

Student celebrates summer reading with the Haslams

At a Kids’ State Dinner at the house of Governor Bill Haslam and First Lady Crissy Haslam on Friday, rising Green Hills  fourth grader at Overbrook School, Maggie Crosslin, was…

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Motorcycle ride to Nashville raises $150,000 for aids research

On August 7, the 8th Annual Kiehl’s LifeRide for amfAR celebrated the finale of their multi-city, national scale motorcycle ride, beginning in Minneapolis, here in Nashville at the Kiehl’s store…