9:00 PM Aug 27, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Randen Pederson/Flickr) Tennessee parents have one more item to add to that back-to-school checklist, getting the kids in for an eye exam.
NASHVILLE – With the start of the new school year, parents across the state are reminded the eye health of their children is critical to their educational success.
5:00 PM Aug 13, 2014
(U.S. Department of Agriculture • Flickr) According to the Center for Rural Affairs, rural areas have higher percentages of households receiving SNAP benefits than urban areas or small cities.
NASHVILLE – Oftentimes, the issue of hunger is associated with people in inner cities, where the cost of living tends to be high.
3:00 PM Aug 10, 2014
TELLICO PLAINS – A special recognition is coming this weekend for a small community that is a gateway to the Cherokee National Forest.
3:30 PM Aug 6, 2014
NASHVILLE – For a rising number of Tennesseans, as they grow older and enter retirement and go through other major life changes, it’s not a time to slow down, but a chance to seek out meaning.
10:00 PM Jul 30, 2014
NASHVILLE – Saturday marked the 24th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the progress made since its passage is being recognized across Tennessee.
1:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
NASHVILLE – A constitutional amendment giving Congress and states control of political campaign spending is moving toward a vote on the U.S. Senate floor, after winning approval last week in the Senate Judiciary Committee.
1:00 PM Jul 22, 2014
NASHVILLE – More than a quarter-million Tennesseans without health insurance could also lose access to primary care, with Community Health Centers across the state now looking down the edge of a looming fiscal cliff.
8:00 PM Jul 16, 2014
NASHVILLE – From days at the beach to afternoons out biking and hiking, people across Tennessee are eagerly soaking up the sunshine.
7:00 PM Mar 7, 2014
NASHVILLE – Parents and teachers across Tennessee are watching closely as major changes could be on the way for the state board of education. 


7:00 PM Jan 30, 2014
NASHVILLE – Jan. 22 marked the 41st anniversary of the landmark Roe v. Wade abortion-rights decision, but an historic vote in Tennessee later this year could wash away those protections.


9:00 PM Nov 28, 2013
One of the nation's top comedians teamed up with AARP of Tennessee recently to help highlight the growing number of people who are providing care for a member of their family or for a friend.