Category Archives: Local Reports

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KNOW Hunger Nashville holds SNAP Challenge

Tyson Foods Inc., Elanco, Urban League of Middle Tennessee and Community Food Advocates held a SNAP Challenge on Friday, May 30 as part of the KNOW Hunger Nashville project to…

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Tulip Grove Baptist Church celebrates with old fashion cookout

Tulip Grove Baptist Church held their spring cookout at the church pavilion Sunday, June 1 with some good home fixins. There were many games for children to play while they…

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Two Rivers Dog Park grand opening

The grand opening of Nashville’s largest dog park will take place at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 7 at 3130 McGavock Pike in Donelson. Immediately following the grand opening ceremony,…

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Pedestrian struck in Bellevue remains hospitalized

A pedestrian struck by a minivan while attempting to cross Old Hickory Boulevard in Bellevue Monday night is in critical condition at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Patrick Nelson Jr., 69,…

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Four businesses receive the 2014 BBB Torch Award for ethical commerce

Austin Funeral and Cremation Services, a family owned and operated business, received the 2014 Torch Award in the small business category. “We were honored to win such a prestigious award,”…

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Internationally respected journalist to recognize and inspire students

Maplewood High School is bringing in a powerful speaker to inspire students. Award-winning journalist, news anchor and documentary filmmaker Soledad O’Brien is coming to Maplewood High School Friday, June 13…

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Library wants neighborhood input for redesign projects

Nashvillians can help shape the interior redesign of four Nashville Public Library (NPL) locations over two years. The Library will gather neighbors’ feedback as it renovates Bordeaux and Edmondson Pike…

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Catholic Diocese Center to relocate to Donelson from downtown

Restaurant owner John A. Hobbs (top left) broke the news to Father Breen (right) that the mega-size Two Rivers Fellowship has sold some Donelson campus holdings (37.5 acres with a…

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Belmont University hosts 31st Annual International Country Music Conference

The 31st Annual International Country Music Conference was held at Belmont University on May 22 through 24. Hosted by Belmont Professor of Music Business Don Cusic and Tennessee Technological University…

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Lipscomb/Nissan BisonBots Robotics Camp brings robotics to Nashville’s deserving students

This year’s Lipscomb University/Nissan BisonBot Robotics Camps are doing more than introducing 124 youngsters to engineering through exciting robots, games and activities. They are bringing valuable STEM education to underserved…