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Final public hearing on whether to redraw judicial districts is June 12

The Advisory Task Force on Composition of Judicial Districts will hold a public hearing in Murfreesboro on Wednesday, June 12 to receive comments from those interested in sharing their thoughts on judicial districts in Tennessee. Tennessee currently has 31 judicial districts, ranging from nine single-county districts to a six-county and a seven-county district, and 158

By | 2019-06-06T17:05:40+00:00 June 6th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Final public hearing on whether to redraw judicial districts is June 12

Unemployment drops in 94 of 95 counties in Tennessee; several to record lows

TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT Unemployment in Williamson County dipped below 2 percent in April, and Davidson County unemployment hit a record low of 2 percent, according to data released Thursday by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Unemployment rates for 94 of Tennessee’s 95 counties dropped in April 2019 according

By | 2019-05-23T18:51:48+00:00 May 23rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Unemployment drops in 94 of 95 counties in Tennessee; several to record lows

You can’t sell your job, even if you own it

“Can we stop in here? I was talking with the owner the other day, and he told me he wanted to talk with you about selling his business.” My wife, Emily (her real name), and I were out for dinner one evening. As we walked into one of our favorite restaurants in Brentwood, she told

By | 2019-05-15T21:13:51+00:00 May 15th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on You can’t sell your job, even if you own it

Comcast switches on free public Wi-Fi system for NFL Draft weekend

COMCAST CORP. As Nashville prepares to host thousands of pro football fans this weekend, Comcast announced today it will offer free public Wi-Fi beginning at 3 p.m. CST Wednesday, April 24 and extending through Monday, April 29. Comcast will open nearly 2,000 Xfinity WiFi hotspots throughout several popular areas and iconic landmarks in Nashville such

By | 2019-04-24T20:05:39+00:00 April 24th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Comcast switches on free public Wi-Fi system for NFL Draft weekend

WellCity CEO sentenced after cutting off ankle monitor and going on a fraud spree

By KARA HARTNETT NashvillePost.com The former CEO of Brentwood-based wellness social networking company WellCity was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison on Monday for duping investors out of $3 million in a fraudulent investment scheme. George David George had been charged with several felony counts for securities fraud, mail fraud, wire fraud and money laundering in

By | 2019-03-20T16:52:51+00:00 March 20th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on WellCity CEO sentenced after cutting off ankle monitor and going on a fraud spree

Morning Pointe names MaryBeth Watson from Brookdale as new area operations director

Morning Pointe Senior Living and Independent Healthcare Properties has announced that MaryBeth Watson, formerly of Brookdale Senior Living, will join the team as Area Director of Operations, Cumberland Area (Tennessee) based in Nashville. A 20-year veteran of the senior living industry, Watson comes to Morning Pointe from Brookdale Senior Living. Over the course of her career, Watson assumed a variety

By | 2019-02-06T15:37:11+00:00 February 6th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Morning Pointe names MaryBeth Watson from Brookdale as new area operations director

Post offices holding Passport Fairs Saturday for processing applications

For customers planning international trips, several post offices will host a Passport Fair this Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, including the Franklin post office and the Belle Meade post office. Fairs serve customers on a first come, first served basis. No appointments are needed. (There is a limited capacity for acceptance.) For appointments during regular passport

By | 2018-10-24T20:42:54+00:00 October 24th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Post offices holding Passport Fairs Saturday for processing applications

Tractor Supply Company rings stock market bell in celebration of 80th anniversary

Brentwood-based Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retail chain in the United States, rang the Nasdaq stock market closing bell on Wednesday in celebration of the Company’s 80th anniversary. “For eight decades, Tractor Supply Company has been committed to serving our unique niche of rural lifestyle customers, and we are honored to be able to

By | 2018-09-05T16:24:09+00:00 September 5th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Tractor Supply Company rings stock market bell in celebration of 80th anniversary

Governor’s Foundation sets regional meetings to confront health threats

The Governor’s Foundation for Health and Wellness, a non-profit organization dedicated to enabling and encouraging Tennesseans to lead healthier lives through its Healthier Tennessee® initiative, on Monday announced a series of roundtable events to examine the growing economic consequences of poor health in Tennessee. “These roundtable events will engage community and business leaders in a

By | 2018-08-13T19:24:38+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Governor’s Foundation sets regional meetings to confront health threats

Lottery money for education rises by 9.1 percent, to $421.7 million

TENNESSEE EDUCATION LOTTERY The Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation (TEL) has closed its Fiscal Year with an all-time high for sales and proceeds for education. With record gross total sales for the year of $1.73 billion, the TEL will return an all-time high of $421.7 million for all education programs funded by the Lottery, which exceeds

By | 2018-07-16T19:30:39+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lottery money for education rises by 9.1 percent, to $421.7 million