The Nashville Predators have hired a new head coach after letting Barry Trotz go last month. Team general manager David Poile announced at a press conference Tuesday the hiring of Peter Laviolette, who was fired by the Philadelphia Flyers last year.
Record cold this winter means the Tennessee Valley Authority sold more electricity to local power companies in the past six months. But the news comes as the federally owned utility is looking to make big cuts to its workforce.
It’s been a confusing day for some voters unaccustomed to choosing between Democrats and Republicans in county elections. In Nashville, Republicans are holding a rare judicial primary – the first since 1996.
The high price tags of Elliston 23 and similar high-end buildings may only affect the renters who are looking for luxury. Credit: Xavier Dunigan / Flickr Creative Commons
The coalition of grocery stores who want to sell wine in Tennessee will spearhead a petition drive to get the matter on local ballots this fall. It's the latest effort from Red, White and Food, which pushed for the bill that passed the state legislature this spring.
The superintendent of Tennessee's Achievement School District sees two sides of the debate - those who think poverty has to be fixed before education can be fixed and those who think education can fix poverty.
Pork prices have made such a quick jump in recent months that Tennessee barbeque joints are raising prices by 15 percent or more. One restaurant owner calls it “basically Armageddon."