3:00 PM Mar 20, 2015
(AP Photo/Erik Schelzig) The House Civil Justice Committee holds a “pre-meeting” at the legislative office complex in Nashville, Tenn., on Monday. No public notice is given for the pre-meetings, which are held by at least 10 of 15 House committees. Clockwise from top left are Reps. Leigh Wilburn, R-Somerville; Mike Carter, R-Chattanooga; Sherri Jones, D-Nashville; Jim Coley, R-Bartlett; Jon Lundberg, R-Bristol; and Bill Beck, D-Nashville.
Tennessee House committees are increasingly gathering in cramped, tucked-away conference rooms in the legislative office complex to hold secret “pre-meetings” to discuss pending legislation. The public isn’t informed or invited.
10:51 PM Sep 2, 2013
The Associated Press' Top 10 teams in each of Tennessee's six Division I non-financial aid classifications and in the combined Division II financial aid classification as selected by Tennessee AP-member sportswriters and broadcasters. With first-place votes in parentheses, records through September 2, total points based on 10 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 10th-place vote:
10:00 AM Dec 27, 2012
The Associated Press HAMILTON, Ohio – An 85-year-old Watertown man who grew up in Ohio has finally gotten a high school diploma. The Pulse-Journal reported 85-year-old Louis Graham left Hamilton High School north of Cincinnati in 1944, when he was 17, without graduating to joi...