School Board Faces Court Order

By Clint Confehr COLUMBIA, TN — Maury County’s school board will follow a court judgement — one that found “inappropriate” acts — on how to...

Dr. Matthew Walker Built 50-Year Legacy at MWCHC

By Cillea Houghton  NASHVILLE, TN — When Dr. Matthew Walker Sr. established the Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center, he set into motion a revered 50-year...

Callaway Offers Real World Results

By Ms. June NASHVILLE, TN — With so many elections bombarding the citizens of Nashville in the year 2018, Christina “Chris” Callaway shows up as...

Nashville Launches Large-Scale Health Assessment

NASHVILLE, TN — Metro Public Health Department (MPHD) and NashvilleHealth are launching the Nashville Community Health + Well-being Survey, a foundational, county-wide survey of the...

David Williams Stepping Down as Vice Chancellor, Athletics Director

 NASHVILLE, TN — David Williams II, vice chancellor for athletics and university affairs and athletics director at Vanderbilt University, announced earlier this week that...

Liar, Liar Pants on Fire!

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — Brett Kavanaugh isn’t on the Supreme Court yet, but Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) says he will be by October...

Unveiling of Historical Marker for the Riverside Sanitarium

NASHVILLE, TN — On September 29, 2018 at 3 pm the Riverside Historical Society will formally unveil placement of a historical marker for the...

Two Nashville-Based Organizations Named to Forbes

NASHVILLE, TN — Two Nashville-based organizations, Advance Financial and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC), were named to Forbes’ first-ever ranking of The Best Employers...

Ambitious Lecture Series Scheduled at MTSU

MURFREESBORO, TN — One of the most ambitious University Honors College lecture series ever is scheduled for this fall at Middle Tennessee State University. With...

Election Elevates Presence of African-American Women in Memphis

By Carlissa Shaw Special to Tennessee Tribune from The New Tri-State Defender In record fashion during the Aug. 2 election, Shelby County voters turned to African-American...

Nia Franklin’s Win is “Another Outstanding Achievement For Black Women”

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Contributor @StacyBrownMedia The genius, intelligence, beauty and spirit of Black women, which continues to transform the world, shined brightly again Sunday...

Affordable Housing Development Expands in Donelson

NASHVILLE, TN — Construction of phase two of the Biltmore Place Apartments is now underway, offering 42 brand new affordable apartment homes to the...

Satterfield Takes the Helm in Knoxville

By Vivian Shipe KNOXVILLE, TN — On August 31st, Evetty Satterfield raised her hand and before a packed assembly of witnesses, was sworn in  as...

2018 Canyon 4WD Crew Denali

Let’s face it, owning a truck is just a natural part of the Tennessee lifestyle. So, if you’re in the market to consider becoming...

Grease Plant Opposition Was Doomed, Councilman

By Clint Confehr NASHVILLE, TN — Opposition to relocation of a business processing revoltingly polluted water was doomed nine years ago, according to Metro’s 2nd...

Fall Fun in the Smokies: The Perfect Family Reunion Destination

By Renuka Christoph Finding the perfect spot for large gatherings can be a tough. It needs to be a destination offering plenty of options for...

Game Day Snacks That Won’t Damage Your Teeth

It’s football season once again. You’ve got on your team jersey and team cap, but now comes the most important part; What are you...

VA to Host Women Veterans Wellness Event

MURFREESBORO, TN — Recognizing women as the fastest-growing group within the Veteran population, the VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System (TVHS) is hosting its second...

Nike Already Rewarded by Kaepernick Decision

The opening of the NFL season last week was overshadowed by a marketing decision that has been alternately praised and criticized. Nike Corporation decided...

New Inductees into the Music City Walk of Fame

NASHVILLE, TN — Nashville-based pop artist Ben Folds, who notably helped save Music Row’s Studio A; Brenda Lee, who is known as “Little Miss Dynamite and of...