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.
9:00 PM Jan 29, 2015
Saint Thomas Health announced Thy Ann Truong, family nurse practitioner, recently joined Saint Thomas Family Health Center in west Nashville.
2:00 PM Jan 29, 2015
People and organizations around the state and country marked the fifth anniversary Jan. 21 of a controversial decision on political spending by the U.S. Supreme Court.
10:52 AM Jan 29, 2015
A federal judge sentenced Brice N. “Bear” Marchbanks, 32, of Nashville, to more than 20 years in federal prison for his role as the leader of a long-running, violent crime and drug distribution conspiracy, according to David Rivera, U.S. attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee.
3:00 PM Jan 27, 2015
Nearly 7.2 million consumers selected a plan or were automatically re-enrolled in the federally facilitated marketplace as of Friday, including 184,486 in Tennessee.
1:00 PM Jan 27, 2015
Voting started Monday to choose the winners from TDOT’s first Dynamic Message Sign Contest.
7:00 PM Jan 26, 2015
(Photo courtesy of Joseph Llanes) Mo Pitney
You might have to go back to Josh Turner to find a singer like Mo Pitney — one whose voice so effortlessly embraces country tradition and expresses more through understatement than many do through excess.
6:00 PM Jan 26, 2015
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (from left) are Vince Gill; Joe Clayton with DISH; Maggie Wilderotter with Frontier and Robert Engel with CoBank.
Multi-Grammy award winner Vince Gill took the stage with the CEOs of Frontier Communications, DISH Network Corp. and CoBank at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville to announce he’s joining the America’s Best Communities partnership to revitalize small towns and cities across America.
2:00 PM Jan 26, 2015
Sign in to Google Play or visit tnvacation.com/travel-apps and download all 16 Discover Tennessee Trails and Byways and the Civil War 150 free, interactive Android apps.
12:00 PM Jan 26, 2015
Robert Irvine
No recipes. No script. No holds barred. It’s like nothing you’ve ever seen on stage before.
10:00 PM Jan 25, 2015
The official 2015 Tennessee Transportation Map is now available for travelers.
7:00 PM Jan 25, 2015
Robert Irvine
With a little something for everyone, the Tennessee Performing Arts Center announces a diverse lineup for its “TPAC Presents” programming from March to May, including Gladys Knight, Tango Buenos Aires, Robert Irvine Live and Kidz Bop.
10:00 PM Jan 22, 2015
The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority recently announced Nashville International Airport served more than 11 million passengers in the 2014 calendar year.
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.
8:00 PM Jan 21, 2015
In Tennessee, the introduction in 2010 of a new pneumococcal vaccine for infants and young children coincides with a 27 percent decline in pneumonia hospital admissions across the state among children under age 2.
5:30 PM Jan 21, 2015
Nearly 25 percent of all breast cancers among premenopausal women occur within two to five years following a pregnancy.
3:00 PM Jan 21, 2015
Outside the hospital, use of methadone to treat pain carries a 46 percent increased risk of death when compared to the equally effective but more costly alternative, morphine SR (sustained release).