5:00 PM Nov 16, 2014
Some people just can’t see the tree farm for the trees.
4:00 PM Nov 16, 2014
Nashville Ballet has the opportunity to raise all the funds necessary to complete construction on its new building, with a pledge from the Martin family to match up to $1 million in donations.
2:00 PM Nov 16, 2014
Just in time for fall road trips, tailgating and picnics, Loveless Cafe, which sits at the intersection of Highway 100 and the Natchez Trace, has unveiled a new retail line.
12:00 PM Nov 16, 2014
Tennessee State Parks will offer special winter rates for 360 cabins in 18 parks across the state, along with individual rooms at our six state park inns, through March 15, including Cedars of Lebanon.
1:00 PM Nov 15, 2014
Tennessee Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman, under whose tenure students made large gains in achievement but who nontheless became a lightning rod for criticism from teachers and many local school superintendents and some state lawmakers, is leaving, Gov. Bill Haslam announced this afternoon.
2:00 PM Nov 12, 2014
A child’s ability to distinguish musical rhythm is related to his or her capacity for understanding grammar, according to a recent study from a researcher at the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center.
1:00 PM Nov 12, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) The planned expansion will add four new floors to the hospital’s existing structure.
During a festive celebration recently, the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt launched the “Growing to New Heights” fundraising campaign in support of a four-floor building expansion that will help advance the size and scope of the hospital’s specialized pediatric health care programs.
10:00 PM Nov 9, 2014
Tennessee State Parks announced its annual free state parks day for all Tennessee veterans offering one free night of camping and/or a complimentary round of golf with appropriate identification.
9:00 PM Nov 9, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Donn Jones • CMA) Miranda Lambert wins Album of the Year for Platinum with producers Chuck Ainlay (left) and Frank Liddell during “the 48th annual CMA Awards.
Top winner Miranda Lambert collected trophies and broke records, while Luke Bryan picked up the night’s top honor, winning his first-ever CMA Award for Entertainer of the Year at the 48th annual CMA Awards.
3:00 PM Nov 9, 2014
For the second year, the Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee will offer free rides on the Music City Star the Friday after Thanksgiving, which is known as Black Friday.
1:08 PM Nov 7, 2014
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has added Joseph Leonard Parker of Springfield to the state’s Top Ten Most Wanted list.
10:00 PM Nov 6, 2014
Pinnacle Financial Partners reported net income per diluted common share of 52 cents for the quarter ended Sept. 30, compared to net income per diluted common share of 42 cents for the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2013, an increase of 23.8 percent.
5:00 PM Nov 6, 2014
Joelle Phillips
Joelle Phillips with AT&T Tennessee recently joined the Tennessee Future Farmers of America Foundation Sponsoring Committee.
9:00 PM Nov 5, 2014
College athletes who play contact sports are more than twice as likely to carry the deadly superbug methicillin-resistant Staphylocuccus aureus (MRSA) than peers who play non-contact sports, according to a Vanderbilt study released at IDWeek 2014.
8:00 PM Nov 5, 2014
Research by a Saint Thomas Health physician may eventually change the way breast cancer is treated and help many Nashville-area women get therapy that is customized to their particular condition.
10:00 PM Nov 2, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Epic Records) Meghan Trainor will perform with nominee Miranda Lambert during the 48th annual CMA Awards on Nov. 5 on ABC.
The 48th annual CMA Awards will present genre-crossing duet performances by Ariana Grande and Meghan Trainor, who will perform with Little Big Town and Miranda Lambert, respectively.