Category Archives: Local Reports

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Families encouraged to attend Shoney’s 5K Run benefiting MNPD

Nashville’s families are cordially invited to join members of the police department one month from today at the 6th annual Shoney’s 5K Family Fun Run and Walk at LP Field….

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2014 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Awards announced

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Environment and Conservation Commissioner Bob Martineau announced the winners of the 2014 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Awards on Friday, May 16. The winners will be recognized…

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Governor Haslam award $250,000 grant to Tennessee Future Farmers of America

Governor Bill Haslam and the 108th Tennessee General Assembly have, for the eighth year, awarded $250,000 to both the Tennessee Future Farmers of America (FFA) Foundation, Inc. and the Tennessee…

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Splitsecnd launches safesummerTN.com techonology campaign to promote safe summer driving for teens

Traffic accidents are the number one cause of teenage deaths in the United States and the period through Memorial Day until Labor Day is the deadliest for drivers ages 15-20….

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Ladies Hermitage Association celebrates accomplishments at the Hermitage

For 115 years, the Ladies Hermitage Association and friends of The Hermitage have gathered in the Spring to celebrate their accomplishments and to honor the memory and legacy of the…

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J.T. Moore Middle students create their own living wax museum

Fifth grader Luci Smith portrayed Queen Elizabeth II of England for J.T. Moore Middle’s “Living Wax Museum” history project. Students chose a historical figure to research and dress up as…

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Academies continue to set the national standard

It’s becoming an annual tradition in Metro Schools. For the third year in a row, they are proud to announce another group of high school Academies earning “model status” from…

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Amqui Station and Visitor Center to host Sunday Farmers Market

The historic Amqui Train Station has been a centerpiece in the Madison community for nearly 100 years. Known as “The train station Johnny Cash saved,” Discover Madison Inc., has been…

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Gaslamp and Gaslamp Too offer unique shopping experience

With more than an acre of climate-controlled space, GasLamp Antiques and GasLamp Too, have given shoppers two places to perfect the craft of antiquing and home decorating. “With both locations,…

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GNAR celebrates 18th Habitat For Humanity home dedication

The Greater Nashville Association of Realtors celebrated the dedication of its 18th Habitat for Humanity home on Sunday, May 18. This year’s recipient is Surrelzia Morton, a proud mother of…