Have you ever actually timed 20 seconds when you’re washing your hands? It’s longer than you think.
It’s time to go to market and see what’s new down at the friendly neighborhood packed to the gills, bursting at the seams, compressed tighter than two coats of paint bluegrass CD bins. With the late breaking action from the likes of Donna Ulisse, Rick Faris, Aaron Ramsey, Sideline and the Lil Smokes, we’ll be […]
It’s a place where wood is cut into lumber, a facility that fueled the livelihood and expansion of many a rural Bluegrassland community. In the early 1900’s the largest enterprise of this ilk in the entire world was located in Georgetown, SC where the Atlantic Lumber Company floated logs from Appalachian Mountains down the Pee […]
Updated at 12:15 p.m. Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery is ramping up his efforts to execute death row inmates. His office filed requests to schedule nine more executions in the coming months.
Listen / It’s been over a decade since Tennessee Democrats scored a big win in a state race. What’s the party doing to turn things around? That’s a question many in the state executive committee have asked. And they’re not happy with the answers they’re getting from the Tennessee Democratic Party chair, Mary Mancini.
Listen / A federal judge has blocked a new Tennessee law that would have imposed strict regulations on voter registration efforts in the state. Judge Aleta Trauger said the law was unconstitutional and would cause more harm than good.
Listen / Nashville’s new Community Oversight Board is calling for an emergency meeting with the Metro mayor and chief of police next week. The group met Wednesday night to discuss concerns about lack of cooperation from police thus far. The board hopes the mayor’s presence will help the two parties find a way to move […]
Listen / Nashville’s mayors have risen in prominence over recent years, not only because of the city’s skyrocketing growth but through outspoken political stances. By pushing LGBT initiatives, decriminalizing marijuana or curbing cooperation with immigration authorities, the city’s leaders have run counter to the state’s Republican supermajority. Whether that conflict continues has been a central […]
Read in English. Alcalde David Briley firmó una orden ejecutiva el martes que desalenta la cooperación entre departamentos local y agencias federales de inmigración.
Nashville voters are making key leadership decisions in today’s Metro General Election. Follow along for updates on the results, dispatches from WPLN reporters in the field, and comments from the mayoral candidates.