Mayor, Governor square off to raise food donations

Contest to benefit Second Harvest Food Bank, which has experienced lull during economic downturn  More

Early voting down sharply this year

High numbers in 2006 likely attributable to competitive U.S. Senate race More

Bredesen cabinet member steps down

Elkins plans return to private sector, calls role with governor ‘an honor’ More

Bredesen names three to Board of Regents

Board oversees system of six state universities, 13 community colleges and 26 technology centers More
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Raising the bar on public education

This week, parents and students get their TCAP test results. Officials have lowered expectations. But what about the future? More

Governor, Frist brace for poor TCAP showing, try to lower expectations

Because of a change in testing formula, TCAP results will be especially low this year, officials say  More

Gaile Owens' son speaks out about death sentence commutation

Stephen Owens didn't see, talk to mother for 25 years  More
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Governor commutes Gaile Owens' death sentence

Owens had been on Tennessee's death row for 25 years More

Governor vetoes guns-in-bars bill

Bredesen tells legislature 'guns and alcohol don't mix' More

Democrats offer budget that restores cuts

House Dems' budget would preserve cuts proposed by Senate Republicans  More
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