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  • IMPROVE Act

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  • Transition School to Work

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  • Sevier County Recovery

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  • TNFosters

    Learn how to become a foster parent or support foster families in Tennessee.

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    Visit kidcentraltn.com, Tennessee’s one-stop shop for information on children’s health, education, development and support.

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  • Solar Eclipse at the Park: August 21, 2017

    Make plans now to visit one of the 20 Tennessee state parks which fall in the ‘path of totality’ for this rare celestial event!

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  • A Healthier Tennessee

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    • Johnson City Businessman Arrested for Tax Evasion

      Wednesday, July 19, 2017| 10:39am

      JONESBOROUGH  - The Special Investigations Section of the Tennessee Department of Revenue conducted the investigation that led to the indictment and arrest of Nellis Randolph Medley for tax evasion and related charges. Department of Revenue special agents arrested Medley, 52, at his business and transported him to the Washington County Detention Center on Tuesday.

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    • Haslam Awards State Workforce Grants To Increase Education Opportunities in West Tennessee

      Wednesday, July 19, 2017| 9:48am

      RIPLEY – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today awarded state workforce development grants to two Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) institutions in West Tennessee to expand higher education opportunities and support the Drive to 55 goal to increase the number of Tennesseans with a degree or certificate to 55 percent by 2025. The Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) will expand current programs and develop new training programs at TCAT-Ripley and TCAT-Covington in communities with limited higher education options.

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    • Department of Children's Services Emerges From Federal Court Oversight

      Tuesday, July 18, 2017| 12:32pm

      NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Commissioner Bonnie Hommrich today announced that after more than 16 years of system-wide reform and a massive turnaround, Tennessee Department of Children’s Services (DCS) is now free of federal court oversight. U.S. District Court Judge Waverly D. Crenshaw has approved the historic agreement between the state and Children’s Rights, the New York-based advocacy group that in 2000 filed litigation known as the Brian A. lawsuit that charged that Tennessee youth in foster care suffered in an overburdened system, describing children in crowded congregate care shelters and social workers with overwhelming caseloads.

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