A tradition almost as old as the fair itself will be broadened even more this year as the Tennessee State Fair opens the “Fairest of the Fair” pageants to virtually all ages from 0-20 and presents for the first time “special needs” pageants.
To properly begin a story on a person as accomplished and respected as Ruth Wharton, it would make sense to start at the beginning when she was born to A.C. and Mary Wharton, also area natives and highly regarded people.
MURFREESBORO — Representing excellence in newspaper, television and radio news, six veteran journalists were inducted into the second class of the Tennessee Journalism Hall of Fame before a capacity crowd Tuesday afternoon at Murfreesboro’s Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center.
The T.J. Martell Foundation for Leukemia, Cancer and AIDS research announced Let’s Talk Nashville, a rare opportunity for guests to dine at tables and engage in conversation with some of Nashville’s most interesting and influential people in business, sports and music.
NASHVILLE – Charlie Daniels, Darius Rucker, Ashley Judd, Melissa Joan Hart and Emmitt Smith, among others, are part of four SEC Storied documentaries that helped kick off the new SEC Network that launched Thursday and is operated by ESPN.
Deborah Varallo, president of Varallo Public Relations, was elected chair of the board of directors for the 10-county leadership group Leadership Middle Tennessee, according to Patti James, executive director of the organization.