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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…

Nursing mothers have access to Mamavo pods that provide a quiet, clean and private environment that is exclusive to breastfeeding.

Mamava pods provide private environment for nursing mothers attending sports events

Nursing mothers who attend sporting events around Nashville no longer have to go to the ladies bathroom to nurse their babies. Last week, prior to the first pitch of the…

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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…

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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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…

Becca Stevens founded Thistle Farms in 1997 to provide a sanctuary for women who were victims of prostitution, trafficking and addiction.

Love Heals by Thistle Farms founder shares the transformational stories of formerly abused women

At the death of Becca Stevens’ father and subsequent child abuse, the life of this five-year old was shattered. Although she was a victim, she proved to be a stronger…

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How Do You Spell Relief? Divorce?

In my opinion, divorce should not be the first consideration and certainly not a threat tool for shaping a marriage.  I do not know of anything that can be more…

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After disaster, Trump is calm

Hurricane Harvey is a tragedy for thousands of people.  The full human toll is yet to be determined as fatalities continue to rise.  The economic cost will be staggering, but…

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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…