State Rep. Mike Sparks calls on legislators to consider alternatives to traditional textbooks.
Tenn. Gov. Bill Haslam challenged Tennesseans to raise their standards in his second inaugural address.
The Tennessee governor lays out his plans for his second term. Read the speech or listen to it here:
Celebrations also include a ball and prayer breakfast.
President Barack Obama has been touting two Tennessee programs in the lead-up to his State of the Union address.
Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey says legislators -- not committees of educators -- should take the lead on replacing the controversial Common Core education standards.
Dozens of protesters rallied to protest upcoming abortion legislation as state lawmakers opened the 109th General Assembly.
We explain in 90 seconds Gov. Bill Haslam's Insure Tennessee plan to provide coverage to poor Tennesseans and to encourage them through incentives to make better choices.
We break down Insure Tennessee, Gov. Bill Haslam's plan to help 200,000 low-income Tennesseans get health insurance.
The governor faces skepticism from his fellow Republicans for a plan that also has to pass muster with the Obama administration.
Gov. Bill Haslam says he understands why some state lawmakers are demanding more details about his plan to expand health coverage for the poor.
U.S. Sen. Bob Corker officially becomes chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee this week.
Tennessee's top transportation official says lawmakers should consider state gas tax increase, even if the federal government does the same.
The Station Inn is probably the only thing in The Gulch that hasn't changed much in recent years. But with a proprietor who rents the club's stone brick building perched on some of Nashville's hottest real estate, can it last?
Gangs, street fights. Sharks and Jets. Knife enthusiasts say that one Broadway musical cemented switchblades’ bad reputation, and took them off shelves for a generation