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

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By the time Nashville songwriter Travis Meadows took the stage on a recent Sunday afternoon, more than 500 music fans had found their way 333 feet (100 meters) below the ground, some taller guests ducking their heads just a bit. They took their seats in lounge chairs and on a handful of rock outcroppings beneath … Read moreIn Tennessee, music is being made deep below Earth’s surface

Tennessee students’ first walkout was chaos. The school tried again the next day. | Miami Herald

Students at a high school outside of Nashville, Tenn., knew the chaotic videos from their Wednesday walkout didn’t exactly show the student body in the best light. Some Antioch High School students jumped on a cop car during what was supposed to be a peaceful demonstration for action on gun laws, according to police. Others … Read moreTennessee students’ first walkout was chaos. The school tried again the next day. | Miami Herald

No. 13 Tennessee goes for season sweep of Kentucky

John Calipari and his Kentucky Wildcats take on the Tennessee Volunteers for the SEC championship Sunday. Photo by BIll Greenblatt/UPI The shots just kept falling for No. 13 Tennessee in the first half of their semifinal rout of Arkansas on Saturday. Kentucky freshmen Wenynen Gabriel and the Wildcats know the feeling. Gabriel went 7 for … Read moreNo. 13 Tennessee goes for season sweep of Kentucky

Tennessee school removes Confederate flag, lynching murals

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This mural has been removed from the South Cumberland Elementary School in Tennessee. (CNN)A painting of a Confederate flag and a mural depicting a lynching have been removed from the walls of a Tennessee school gymnasium. The mural showed a white man, dressed in blue, hanging from a rope tied to a tree branch. Another … Read moreTennessee school removes Confederate flag, lynching murals

Fallen Tenn. firefighter honored at charity hockey game

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The Metro Nashville Fire Department’s hockey team presented a memorial hockey jersey to Lawrenceburg Fire Chief Jay Moore in honor of Jason Dickey By Mike Christen The Daily Herald ANTIOCH, Tenn. — Lawrenceburg’s fallen firefighter Jason Dickey was memoralized over the weekend at an ice hockey tournament. The Heroes Cup held at the Ford Ice … Read moreFallen Tenn. firefighter honored at charity hockey game

Who are the greatest Nashville area high school boys basketball players of all time?

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McGavock High leaper Charles Davis (14) makes a helicopter layup high above Stratford High’s Eddie Matlock for two of his ten points in helping his team win 58-43 over the undefeated Stratford team Dec. 20, 1974. Looking on are Stratford’s K.C. Connell (24) and William Church (34). Ron Bargatze has accomplished a lot in his … Read moreWho are the greatest Nashville area high school boys basketball players of all time?

Antioch affordable housing complex concerns neighbors

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Antioch residents are growing increasingly concerned about a proposed affordable housing apartment complex on Forest View Drive, citing overcrowded schools, traffic congestion and safety among many potential issues. “We would rather have it be low-income housing they can purchase,” said Lisa Farney, who lives off Forest View Drive, where the complex would be built. “Then … Read moreAntioch affordable housing complex concerns neighbors

Who could Tennessee hire to replace Robert Gillespie? Here are four names that could be the next RB coach

$200 Just For Using This Credit Card A little under a week after officially being announced as a member of Tennessee’s new staff, Robert Gillespie is no longer with the program. Volquest.com reported the news this morning. It was a surprising development that we still don’t have many details on. For Jeremy Pruitt, he now … Read moreWho could Tennessee hire to replace Robert Gillespie? Here are four names that could be the next RB coach

Six Unsung Heroines of the Civil Rights Movement

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While their stories may not be widely known, countless dedicated, courageous women were key organizers and activists in the fight for Civil Rights. Without these women, the struggle for equality would have never been waged. “Women have been the backbone of the whole civil rights movement,” activist Coretta Scott King asserted in the magazine New … Read moreSix Unsung Heroines of the Civil Rights Movement

Centerline Capital Group Refinances a Multifamily Facility Located in Antioch, Tennessee

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– Total funding equals $10.4 Million- New York, NY -February 24, 2014 – Centerline Capital Group, a provider of real estate mortgage services for conventional and affordable multifamily housing, announced today it has provided a Freddie Mac conventional loan in the amount of $10.4 million to refinance a multifamily property located in Antioch, Tennessee. Cedar … Read moreCenterline Capital Group Refinances a Multifamily Facility Located in Antioch, Tennessee