7:00 PM Sep 7, 2014
Naomi Judd
Julien’s Auctions, an entertainment and music memorabilia auction house, announced the collection of Naomi Judd, featuring costumes and personal items from the award-winning singer and songwriter, to take place Nov. 7-8 at its gallery.
6:00 PM Sep 7, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Kevin Yatarola • CMA) Katherine Canning, Education Through Music director of development and program evaluation, and David Wilson, Education Through Music field supervisor (both far left), and students from Education Through Music partner schools perform during a press conference to announce the final nominees for the 48th annual CMA Awards at the Best Buy Theater on Wednesday in New York City.
NASHVILLE – The CMA Foundation donated $125,000 to benefit music education programs for New York City’s public school students through a partnership with Education Through Music, a nonprofit provider of music education to NYC schools.
4:00 PM Sep 7, 2014
Lee Brice
“I grew up loving songs that moved me,” said Lee Brice. “I grew up in church. So for the most part, you’re singing songs that are trying to put across a message.
9:00 PM Sep 6, 2014
Susan Lynn
NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Hassam joined Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey and House Speaker Beth Harwell to announce key stakeholders of primary education from across the state will come together in Nashville on Sept. 18 for Tennessee’s Education Summit: Progress of the Past, Present and Future.
8:00 PM Sep 6, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Master Sgt. Robin Olsen) (From left) Lt. Col. Hunter L. Belcher, a Lebanon native; Maj. William J. Crawford, a Henderson native; Command Sgt. Maj. Christopher T. Crawford, a native of Lawrenceburg; and Sgt. 1st Class Fred C. Mize III, a native of Strawberry Plains – all current or former members of the Tennessee National Guard Recruiting and Retention Command – received the award for actions taken during life-threatening events they bravely acted upon in recent months.
NASHVILLE – Four Tennessee National Guard soldiers, including a Lebanon native, were awarded the Soldier’s Medal by Maj. Gen. Max Haston, Tennessee’s adjutant general, in a ceremony at Tennessee National Guard headquarters.
10:00 PM Sep 3, 2014
NASHVILLE – A meal of a burger, French fries and a milkshake tops a list of the most calorie-laden meals served at restaurant chains nationwide.
8:00 PM Sep 3, 2014
Vanderbilt researchers this week reported updated findings regarding the benefits of behavior-focused therapies for children with autism spectrum disorder.
11:30 AM Sep 2, 2014
(Nhat V. Meyer • Bay Area News Group • MCT) Oakland Raiders’ Rashad Jennings (27) is tackled after a catch against Tennessee Titans’ Moise Fokou (53) in a game last season. Fokou was released last week by the Titans.
The Tennessee Titans released kicker Maikon Bonani, who was the odds-on favorite to win the job entering training camp.
10:00 PM Aug 31, 2014
Dolly Parton
Dolly Parton, who recently just wrapped up a successful world tour, shows no signs of slowing down.
9:00 PM Aug 31, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Todd White KAJA-FM) San Antonio staffers Randy Carroll, Travis Moon, Jamie Martin and Bree Walker raise money for St. Jude at their 2014 radiothon.
In country radio, Travis Moon’s record is well known. During a nearly 20-year career, he has worked at KUBL-FM Salt Lake City, KEEY-FM Minneapolis, WUBE-FM Cincinnati and most recently as program director at Clear Channel Country KAJA-FM San Antonio.
7:00 PM Aug 31, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Bob D’Amico • ABC) Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood return as hosts of the 48th annual CMA Awards live from Nashville on Nov. 5 on ABC.
NASHVILLE – Reigning CMA Vocal Group of the Year Little Big Town will join CMA Award winner Darius Rucker on Sept. 3 in New York City for the announcement of the final nominees for the 48th annual CMA Awards, which airs Nov. 5 at 7 p.m. on the ABC Television Network.
2:00 PM Aug 31, 2014
The Tennessee State Fair will hold several demonstrations and exhibits to showcase Tennessee’s arts and crafts heritage.
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?