5:00 PM Jan 30, 2015
(Photo courtesy of Bill Scoville • Flickr) Mentors and young people often are matched up according to their interests, from sports and hunting to games and movies.
Those Tennesseans who have resolved to make a difference this year are encouraged to consider becoming mentors to young people.
4:00 PM Jan 22, 2015
As the Internal Revenue Service began processing tax returns Tuesday, the agency offered a word of caution for those across the Volunteer State who will seek help from a paid professional.
5:00 PM Nov 29, 2014
A tax credit to help many low-income working families keep more of their earnings proves to be especially important in rural areas and small towns across Tennessee and the country, according to a new study by the Center for Rural Affairs.
8:00 PM Oct 15, 2014
(Photo courtesy of futureatlas.com • Flickr) It’s a win-win for drivers in Tennessee. The statewide average for gas is now about $3.00 a gallon, while new vehicles in the United States are getting better mileage than ever before.
The average price for a gallon of gas in Tennessee is at about $3 a gallon, but that isn’t the only way drivers are saving money at the pump.
5:00 PM Sep 18, 2014
NASHVILLE – Bullying is no longer a behavior that happens mostly on the playground or the school bus.
11:00 PM Sep 11, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Bread for the World • Flickr) New research finds that most temporary workers from Mexico who get work visas are no better off than those who are undocumented.
NASHVILLE – Immigrants from Mexico can fill the gap where there’s a need for agricultural or low-skilled work in Tennessee and other states.
8:00 PM Aug 6, 2014
NASHVILLE – Friday’s arrival of August on the calendar also marks the start of National Breastfeeding Month, and that has supporters touting the benefits of mother’s milk, often called nature’s perfect baby food.
4:00 PM Jul 12, 2014
It’s a parent’s worst nightmare, but it happens every summer.
3:00 PM Jun 15, 2014
A fishing pole or a new tie may be traditional Father’s Day gifts, but experts say another important gift could be a conversation with the men in your life about taking control of their own health.