metroPublicSchools

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…

Junior Acheivement

JA volunteers inspire over 5,000 area students in ten days

Students in Davidson, Williamson, Wilson, and Rutherford Counties received an entire JA program experience this month. Over the course of ten school days, 294 volunteers from 22 companies inspired 5,063…

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Governor Haslam memorializes six Tennesseans who gave the ultimate sacrifice for their country

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam joined Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs Commissioner Many-Bears Grinder and Major General Terry “Max” Haston of the Tennessee Military Department to pay tribute to six Tennesseans…

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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…

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What Beautification Bureau?

The line at the bottom says “Metropolitan Beautification Bureau.” Is there still such a bureau? The sign is so small and faded by the sun, it’s illegible from passing cars….

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McGavock High School seniors inaugural ‘Covenant’ Scholarship awards and picnic

A special award ceremony and picnic took place honor 68 recipients of the inaugural “Covenant” Scholarships awarded by the McGavock Cluster Coalition in partnership with the Donelson Hermitage Chamber of…

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Mayor unveils final design for West Riverfront

Mayor Karl Dean has unveiled the final design and new renderings of phase one of the West Riverfront Park, an 11-acre civic park on the site of the former Thermal…

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Belmont Mansion brings 200 original items back to Adelicia Acklen’s home

Over 125 years after leaving the country estate known to nineteenth century Nashville residents as simply Belmont, a large collection of personal items belonging to the beautiful, wealthy and resourceful …