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Teague named Tennessee Democratic Party executive director

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A former Planned Parenthood official has joined the Tennessee Democratic Party as its executive director. According to news release from the party, new executive director Jeff Teague most recently served as president and CEO of Planned Parenthood of Middle and East Tennessee.

WRCBTV.COM - 2018-03-21 09:54:00

Plenty more excitement left in tournament

Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt, left, greets Loyola-Chicago coach Porter Moser after the team's 63-62 win over Tennessee in a second-round game at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Dallas, Saturday, March 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez) No one could have scripted this year's NCAA To

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-03-21 09:24:00

In Tennessee, music is being made deep below Earth's surface

Associated Press MCMINNVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Music fans are finding their way below the Earth's surface to watch artists perform deep inside a cave in the Appalachian mountains of Tennessee. The underground Volcano Room can accommodate about 700 music fans who hike down into it. One of its main featur

WRCBTV.COM - 2018-03-21 08:26:00

Search in Tennessee for man placed on most wanted list

JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities are offering a reward for information related to the search for a Tennessee man who has been added to the state's most wanted list. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said Tuesday that 36-year-old Charius Darel Ross of Humboldt is charged with aggravated robbery,

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-03-21 07:25:28

2 contractors recovering, burned at Tennessee nuclear plant

SODDY-DAISY, Tenn. (AP) - Officials say two contractors have been burned while working at a nuclear power plant in Tennessee. The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports they were hospitalized Friday night for first- and second-degree burns after working at the Tennessee Valley Authority Sequoyah Nucle

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-03-21 07:20:57

After rough start to season and some doubt, Stanford is back

STANFORD, Calif. - Tara VanDerveer pulled Brittany McPhee aside at halftime of a game nearly four months ago and made the message clear: Stanford needed to get after it. Back to business, to playing the kind of high-energy, up-tempo basketball that has defined this power program for decades. "Stanf

WASHINGTON POST - 2018-03-21 07:22:00

Mulkey, Bears meet the Beavers again

From the frying pan into the fire they go, Scott Rueck and his Oregon State women's basketball team. After a monumental 66-59 win over Tennessee at Knoxville last Sunday, the 13th-ranked Beavers (25-7) get another chance for an upset special Friday at Lexington, Kentucky in a Sweet 16 matchup with

PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP - 2018-03-21 07:00:00

The Cleveland Daily Banner

JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities are offering a reward for information related to the search for a Tennessee man who has been added to the state's most wanted list. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said Tuesday that 36-year-old Charius Darel Ross of Humboldt is charged with aggravated robbery,

TRICITIES.COM - 2018-03-21 06:55:21

Hawaii & Cal Pro Day

The Hawaii pro-day took place at Azusa Pacific University among representatives from all 32 teams while the Cal workout was in Berkley. There were solid performances at both places. Shrine Game participant Dejon Allen tested well and looked good in position drills. He measured 6023/295 pounds, compl

DRAFTANALYST.COM - 2018-03-21 07:00:00

Problems With Your Student Loan? TN Can't Protect You

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Sixty percent of Tennesseans graduate with student loan debt - owing $26,000 on average. And people experiencing problems with their loan service provider now have one less level of protection. The U.S. Department of Education, led by Secretary Betsy DeVos, has issued an interpr

PUBLICNEWSSERVICE.ORG - 2018-03-21 07:00:00

Suburbanizing History: Northern Virginia's Identity Crisis

FAIRFAX, Va.-Strangers I meet are always surprised when they discover they've met a third-generation Northern Virginian. "Wow, a native!" they exclaim, "you don't meet many of those!" This surprise is often accompanied by a strong opinion about NoVA, as it's often called-they suggest that the area j


Troy Jones plays his hits at Tennessee Valley Theatre

Grammy Award nominee Troy Jones will perform at Tennessee Valley Theatre on Saturday, March 24, at 7:30 p.m. The theater is located at 184 W. Jackson Ave. in Spring City, Tenn. The singer-songwriter got the Grammy nod for his No. 1 hit "People Are Crazy," sung by Billy Currington. He's also had song

CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS - 2018-03-21 06:16:22

Virginia bounced, Aggies and Raiders play on

The NCAA Tournament is always unpredictable, but this year's edition of March Madness has been nothing short of preposterous and seemingly impossible. Brackets across the nation, including my own, were obliterated along with the hopes of 52 teams as the field was whittled to 16. Texas A&M stayed al

MADISONVILLEMETEOR.COM - 2018-03-21 07:00:00

BC-AP News Digest 3 am

IRAQ-IMPRISONING IS - An analysis by The Associated Press shows that Iraq has detained or imprisoned more than 19,000 people accused of connections to the Islamic State group or other terror-related offenses. The soaring number is a legacy of the more than four-year fight against the militant group.

WBTW.COM - 2018-03-21 07:02:50

This day in history - The Boston Globe

Today is Wednesday, March 21, the 80th day of 2018. There are 285 days left in the year. Birthdays: Actress Kathleen Widdoes is 79. Songwriter Chip Taylor ("Wild Thing") is 78. Actress Marie-Christine Barrault is 74. Singer-musician Rose Stone is 73. Actor Timothy Dalton is 72. Singer Eddie Money is

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-03-21 07:00:00

Alabama finalizes hiring of Butch Jones

Alabama head coach Nick Saban confirmed in his press conference Tuesday that former Vols head coach Butch Jones is officially part of the Alabama staff. Saban said that Jones will be serving as an intern/analyst, but is not able to coach on the field. Saban also noted that Jones had been cleared b

WRCBTV.COM - 2018-03-21 06:51:00

Tennessee Gov. Haslam announces investment in state's school leaders

Gov. Bill Haslam and state Education Commissioner Candice McQueen launched on Tuesday an effort to aid Tennessee schools by improving school leadership. The effort gathers $3.5 million in next year's budget, along with $600,000 from private funds, to launch the Transforming School Leadership initiat

CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS - 2018-03-21 05:59:45

Bill to arm teachers advances in House committee

A bill to arm teachers is moving along on Capitol Hill. If the bill passes, it would allow private certified firearms instructors to train some Tennessee teachers. On Tuesday an amendment was added to the bill that said schools that currently have a school resource officer wouldn't need to arm teach

WSMV - 2018-03-21 06:37:00

Jalen Hurts should remain Alabama's starting quarterback

Look, it's been a minute. The University of Alabama Crimson Tide Football team won its 5th National Championship in 9 years over two months ago. The end of that game, like the end of our team's season, was a rollercoaster of emotion. The days and weeks in Tuscaloosa after the fateful completion on 2

CRIMSON WHITE ONLINE - 2018-03-21 06:32:00

Regional News Roundup: Southeast Tennessee projects get funding

Southeast Tennessee projects get funding NASHVILLE - Gov. Bill Haslam's proposed changes to his recommended $37.5 billion budget includes $3.5 million for two Southeast Tennessee projects. The governor is asking for a one-time capital expenditure for the estimated $70 million Cleveland Veterans Home

CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS - 2018-03-21 05:36:36