Since opening its doors last August, about 164,500 people have visited the library, making it the third busiest branch, just after the Green Hills and Edmundson Pike branches, according to Branch Manager Gloria Coleman. More
Talk radio did not create the scene that took place on Capitol Hill; they simply tapped into an already boiling cauldron of public frustration and government distrust in relation to taxes, spending and government responsibility.
It will be a proud week for Knoxville Central High School. Tim Irwin, former University of Tennessee and Minnesota Vikings offensive lineman will be inducted into the Knoxville Sports Hall of Fame. He attended Central in the mid-1970s. Steve Searcy, another Central product, is also going into the Knoxville Sports Hall of Fame. Search was an All-SEC pitcher for Tennessee and played parts of five seasons in the Major Leagues.
The Phantoms, the Eastern Division champions, moved into Friday night's quarterfinals game at 7 at the Gaylord Entertainment Center with the Southern Division champion Kats by way of a 64-57 home victory over the high-powered New York Dragons. More
The Bellevue Harpeth Historic Association hopes to raise $85,000 for the reconstruction of the historic Belle Vue I by November. Belle Vue I was the first cabin built in Bellevue and gave the community its name. More
Jack in the Box is negotiating to purchase property at White Bride Road and Charlotte Pike for a new restaurant. They have eight locations in the Nashville area and five more sites are under construction. The newest additions will be in Nashville, Franklin, Gallatin, Clarksville, and Hendersonville. More
The event will raise about $20,000 to benefit the services of the Interfaith Dental Clinic, a nonprofit organization that provides affordable dental care to low-income, working families who do not have dental insurance.
Metro Councilman Lawrence Hart will introduce, at the Aug. 7 council meeting, a resolution that he hopes could lead to the rebate of up to $500 of property tax payments to Davidson County homeowners who upgrade their heating/ventilation/air-conditioning (HVAC) systems. More
Nobody ever heard of this incredibly important research on human embryos until 10 minutes ago. Yet everyone makes believe he's known about the undiscovered bounty in human embryos forever and talks about it with real moral indignation. This whole debate is a hoax designed to trick Americans into yielding ground on human experimentation. More
The Arts & Entertainment Network begins a week of Biography programs spotlighting the film Planet of the Apes tonight. Each segment airs at 7 p.m. The first show repeats a profile of Charlton Heston, while the Tuesday program is a new episode spotlighting the film