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By admin On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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Tennessee judge rules gay couples have equal parental rights

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A judge has ruled that same-sex couples in Tennessee have the same rights as heterosexual couples who have children born through artificial insemination. Four lesbian couples sued after the More...

By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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FEMA to reimburse Tennessee facility owners for repairs

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Federal Emergency Management Agency says it plans to reimburse facility owners in 14 Tennessee counties for repair costs from storm-related damage on May 27 and 28. FEMA says in a news More...

By admin On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Foundation to honor ex-slave who aided Jack Daniel’s history

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A foundation will commemorate a former Tennessee slave who contributed to the history of Jack Daniel whiskey with a new museum, memorial park, book and college scholarships for his descendants. More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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Tennessee education coalition focuses on teacher diversity

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A new report released by a group of Tennessee educator preparation programs focuses on eliminating the barriers preventing diverse candidates from choosing teaching as a career. The Tennessean More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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Tennessee county trustee clerk charged with $14k theft

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A former Tennessee county trustee's office clerk is facing charges of stealing more than $14,000 from property tax payments. A Tennessee Bureau of Investigation news release Monday says former More...

By admin On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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Tennessee Republican Boyd says $2.3m raised in governor bid

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Republican Randy Boyd says he has raised $2.3 million and added $2 million of his own money in his bid for governor. His campaign's announcement Monday represents the biggest haul so far More...

By admin On Sunday, July 16th, 2017
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Pence to headline Tennessee GOP fundraiser

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Republican Party says Vice President Mike Pence will be the keynote speaking for its annual fundraiser next month. Media report party Chairman Scott Golden said in a statement More...

By admin On Saturday, July 15th, 2017
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Legal experts: Tennessee’s ‘stand your ground’ isn’t simple

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - It's a sunny Saturday morning in Bellevue as 10 women register for the required class that will allow them to get Tennessee handgun-carry permits. Many are taking the class to be better able More...

By admin On Saturday, July 15th, 2017
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Authorities step up patrols after Indiana church vandalism

NASHVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Brown County authorities are increasing patrols after three churches were vandalized during a spate of recent break-ins. The Bloomington Herald Times reported Friday that officials believe More...

By admin On Saturday, July 15th, 2017
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Vanderbilt to take over clinics at 14 Walgreens stores

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Vanderbilt University Medical Center will take over retail clinics in more than a dozen Walgreens stores across Middle Tennessee. The Tennessean reports existing retail clinics at 14 stores More...