10:00 PM Oct 22, 2014
U.S. oil production soared to its highest level since 1985, which placed downward pressure on oil and gasoline prices.
4:00 PM Oct 18, 2014
Motorists started to find gasoline selling less than $3 a gallon at filling stations in the southeastern U.S. last weekend.
8:00 PM Oct 15, 2014
(Photo courtesy of futureatlas.com • Flickr) It’s a win-win for drivers in Tennessee. The statewide average for gas is now about $3.00 a gallon, while new vehicles in the United States are getting better mileage than ever before.
The average price for a gallon of gas in Tennessee is at about $3 a gallon, but that isn’t the only way drivers are saving money at the pump.
3:00 PM Oct 11, 2014
Tennessee may just now have its first two lab-confirmed cases of enterovirus D68, but it’s likely the virus has been present for a while in all parts of the state, said Dr. Tim Jones, epidemiologist for the state Department of Health.
8:00 PM Oct 2, 2014
Drivers across the U.S. paid the lowest September gas prices since 2010.
10:00 PM Sep 24, 2014
Motorists continue to enjoy a discount at the pump, as gas prices fall to their lowest point since February.
9:00 PM Sep 20, 2014
John Tidwell
NEW JOHNSONVILLE – State Rep. John Tidwell, a Castle Heights Military Academy graduate, announced his re-election bid as the Democratic nominee for state House District 74 that covers Humphreys, Houston and the western part of Montgomery counties.
5:00 PM Sep 20, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Images Money • Flickr) New research shows states that have expanded Medicaid are seeing a surge in the number of parents with health insurance, compared to little change in uninsured rates in states like Tennessee that have not opted for expansion.
NASHVILLE – When it comes to parents who have health insurance, there is a growing gap among the states – with a stark difference in coverage trends between those that have expanded Medicaid and those that have not.
5:00 PM Sep 18, 2014
NASHVILLE – Bullying is no longer a behavior that happens mostly on the playground or the school bus.
1:00 PM Sep 17, 2014
The price at the pump is at its lowest point in seven months, nationally.
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.
2:00 PM Aug 19, 2014
Gas prices continued to slide last week.
5:00 PM Aug 13, 2014
(U.S. Department of Agriculture • Flickr) According to the Center for Rural Affairs, rural areas have higher percentages of households receiving SNAP benefits than urban areas or small cities.
NASHVILLE – Oftentimes, the issue of hunger is associated with people in inner cities, where the cost of living tends to be high.
10:00 PM Aug 3, 2014
Summer’s end is right around the corner, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t time for one more adventure.
12:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
Gasoline is selling at the lowest price since March amid rising gasoline supplies and falling oil prices.
10:00 PM Jul 23, 2014
NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Preservation Trust announced recently it will accept nominations for the 2014 Tennessee Preservation Trust’s Ten in Tennessee Endangered Places list.