Knoxville

Knox County Voted to Strip its Board of Health of Power to Enact Pandemic Safety Rules after Complaints that Mask Mandate Hurt Businesses

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ A Tennessee county voted this week to strip the local Board of Health of the power to enact pandemic safety rules after complaints that its indoor mask mandate and bar curfew […]

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Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Partners with Piedmont Natual Gas, Connectus Health and Faith-based Organizations to Distribute 2,500 COVID-19 Vaccines

NASHVILLE, TN – Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center (MWCHC) is excited to announce a recent partnership with Piedmont Natural Gas, Connectus Health, and local community- and faith-based organizations to bring 2,500 COVID-19 vaccines to residents throughout […]

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The Rev. James Lawson receives NAACP Chairman’s Award for Integral Contributions to Racial Justice

The Rev. James Lawson, civil rights icon and Vanderbilt University Distinguished Professor, emeritus, has received the prestigious NAACP Chairman’s Award, which recognizes individuals who demonstrate exemplary public service and use their distinct platforms to create […]

Books

Former Tennessee Tribune Entertainment Editor, Author, Publisher and Filmmaker Sonya Jenkins Releases Children’s Book, SMILEY, THE FLIGHT ATTENDANT and re-launches book-to-film project “Shayla’s Catch Prequel” via Amazon Prime Video

Nashville, TN (TN Tribune)–Producing informative, entertaining and thought-provoking content has always been entertainment journalist Sonya Jenkins’ intent as a writer, so when the Coronavirus Pandemic interrupted her “social butterfly” calendar, Jenkins took social distancing as […]