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by Staff - 5 hours ago

Cooper Takes Different Approach in Mayoral Run

By Tribune Staff NASHVILLE, TN — The predominant themes in this year’s mayoral campaign thus far have been encouraging corporate relocation and investment, wooing big league sports, and reducing the size of city government improving its efficiency. But when Metro Councilman John Cooper changed his m...

by Staff - 6 hours ago

Rep. Harold Love, Jr. Gets TSU $1.9M for Reparations

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — Representative Harold Love (D-District 58) has managed to get chronically underfunded TSU $800,000 for its agricultural research station in McMinnville and $1.1 million for food science research at its Nashville campus.  Loved arrived late at TSU’s Avon Williams campus...

by Staff - 6 hours ago

Murder Victim ‘Never Liked Violence’

Relatives of Saint Lucia’s latest murder victim, identified as Charles Ramsay, 33, have expressed bewilderment over his fatal shooting. The victim’s sister, Kertama Ramsay, described him as a hardworking man. She explained that the deceased said he was going to pick up his two motorcycle...

by Staff - 6 hours ago

Thank You Nashville

By Dr. Shawn Joseph As I close my tenure as the Director of Schools, I want to thank this great community for what you do to support children. Nashville is a special place, and I truly believe we have the potential to be one of the fastest improving districts in America in the short-term, and one of...

by Staff - 6 hours ago

Chandler Plans New Home for the Young Actors Guild

By Wiley Henry MEMPHIS, TN — Chrysti Chandler stood in the back of the room and looked on approvingly while her young dance troupe was performing at the April 4th Foundation’s 19th Annual Commemorative Awards at the Hilton Hotel in Memphis. This was one of the dance troupe’s finest moments and more...

by Staff - 6 hours ago

Governor Bill Lee’s Voucher Bill Advances

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — Last week the Senate Education Committee heard criticism about Governor Bill Lee’s proposal to spend $25.5 million/yr on a voucher program for 5,000 students in low-performing public schools. Lee wants to put $37.4 million into school choice initiatives next year.  Lee...

by Staff - 6 hours ago

Advance Financial Receives Two Awards

JOHNSON CITY, TN — Advance Financial, the Nashville-based financial services company, received two Johnson City Chamber of Commerce Regional Business Excellence Awards: first place for Excellence in Community & Culture and second place for Excellence in Customer Experience.  Through its communit...

by Staff - 6 hours ago

Clemmons Opposes Briley’s Private Parking Monopoly Proposal

Commentary by John Ray Clemmons Mayor Briley has once again proposed to sell public property for a one-time budgetary gain. The March 4, 2019 memo from Mayor David Briley and a subsequent March 11, 2019 presentation to the Metro Traffic and Parking Commission outline his clear intent to outsource pu...

by Staff - 6 hours ago

Advance Financial Adds Student Loan Repayment Program

NASHVILLE, TN — Advance Financial has introduced a student loan repayment program in which the company will contribute up to $12,000 over the course of six years toward repayment of any employee’s student loans. The goal of the groundbreaking program is to help employees pay off loans more quickly,...

by Staff - 6 hours ago

Advance Financial Continues West TN Expansion

MILLINGTON, TN — Leading fintech company Advance Financial continued its expansion across Tennessee with the opening of a new store in Millington, the company’s 103rd location. “We look forward to serving and being part of the Millington community,” said Jessica Jackson, Advance Financial Regional D...

by Staff - 6 hours ago

2019 Toyota Highlander XLE AWD

By Tribune Staff The new 2019 Toyota Highlander XLE AWD is making a memorable impression with drivers. For the new year, it offers a sleek design that has a bold front grille that expresses confidence on any road. The LED taillights and large alloy wheels add a touch of sophistication as well.  The...