10:00 PM Aug 28, 2014
NASHVILLE – Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration teamed up with the Oak Ridge Business Safety Partnership, along with dozens of other organizations, to hold the third annual Safety Fest.
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.
8:00 PM Aug 27, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Joe Howell • Vanderbilt) (From left) Dr. Sean Davies, Kasey Vickers, Dr. MacRae F. Linton, Dr. L. Jackson Roberts II and Dr. Valentina Kon discuss recent findings about high-density lipoprotein on a ‘clear board.’ They are part of a major program project grant funded by the NIH to explore the impact of HDL ‘dysfunction’ on heart disease.
High-density lipoprotein is known as “good cholesterol” because elevated levels protect against heart attacks and atherosclerosis or plaque build-up.
5:00 PM Aug 27, 2014
Vanderbilt-led research, as part of an international, multicenter trial, found regular blood transfusion therapy significantly reduces the recurrence of silent strokes and strokes in children with sickle cell anemia who have had pre-existing silent strokes, according to study results released today in the New England Journal of Medicine.
4:00 PM Aug 27, 2014
Sometimes it’s hard to tell what to do when a child gets sick at night or on weekends. Should you go to the emergency room, or wait until the pediatrician’s office is open again?
12:00 PM Aug 27, 2014
Susan Lynn
Americans for Prosperity Tennessee recently named Rep. Susan Lynn a “champion for prosperity” among state legislators.
2:00 PM Aug 26, 2014
Motorists preparing for a Labor Day road trip will likely see the cheapest gas prices for the holiday since 2010.
9:00 PM Aug 24, 2014
The board of directors and staff of Operation Stand Down Tennessee announced the group has purchased its long-rented campus at 1125 12th Ave. S. and launched a $3 million capital campaign.
8:00 PM Aug 24, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Donn Jones • CMA) Eli Young Band greets fan at AT&T U-Verse Fan Fair X on June 5 during the 2014 CMA Music Festival in downtown Nashville. 
Some artists might cringe when presented with an old publicity photo to sign during a backstage meet-and-greet or at CMA Music Festival — but not the members of Eli Young Band.
2:00 PM Aug 24, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Jim Wright) Darius Rucker will announce the final nominees for the 48th annual CMA Awards live on Good Morning America on Sept. 3.
NASHVILLE – Sun up to sun down, the announcement of the final nominees for the 48th annual CMA Awards will take over New York City on Sept. 3 with host and CMA award winner Darius Rucker.
1:00 PM Aug 24, 2014
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.
6:00 PM Aug 23, 2014
In recognition of National Senior Citizens Day, Gov. Bill Haslam unveiled a report Thursday by the Governor’s Task Force on Aging aimed at serving the state’s senior citizens more efficiently and effectively.
2:31 PM Aug 22, 2014
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has obtained indictments for a Rutherford County man accused of having a sexual relationship with a minor in Jackson County.
12:00 PM Aug 21, 2014
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation officially launched a new outreach Monday to raise awareness of human trafficking in Tennessee.
12:52 PM Aug 20, 2014
An investigative report released Wednesday from the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury revealed a former administrative services assistant with the Tennessee State Museum took $61,892.04 in taxpayer money.
7:46 PM Aug 19, 2014
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has added Edward William Tarras, Jr. of La Vergne, to the state’s Top Ten Most Wanted list.
2:00 PM Aug 19, 2014
Gas prices continued to slide last week.