With temperatures on the rise and flowers in bloom, many Tennessee households will begin gearing up for a thorough round of spring cleaning. The State Fire Marshal’s Office reminds residents of the importance of incorporating fire safety into routine household cleaning plans.
Friday, March 24, 2017 | 1:03pm
Friday, March 24, 2017 | 8:41am
The arrival of spring has many Tennesseans turning their attention to home renovation and improvement projects. To help homeowners make the most of their hard-earned money, the Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance (TDCI) shares tips on how to avoid common construction-related issues such as shoddy repair companies and problem contractors.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 | 2:23pm
The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission will hold a one day meeting on Wednesday, March 29 at the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s Ray Bell Region II Building. The meeting starts at 9 a.m. and the public is invited to attend.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 | 1:30pm
NASHVILLE – Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips announces a preliminary unemployment rate of 5.3 percent for February. This is an improvement from the revised January rate of 5.4 percent. February’s U.S. preliminary rate is 4.7 percent, matching Tennessee with a tenth of a percentage point decline from the previous month.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 | 1:16pm
JACKSON - The Tennessee Department of Correction will host a reception for the Take One program on Friday, March 24, 2017. Take One pairs offenders nearing release from prison with faith-based and nonprofit organizations and encourages each organization to mentor one offender for a year after his or her release. This partnership provides offenders with an additional layer of support to help them overcome barriers to successful reentry and become productive citizens.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 | 12:36pm
A complete list of lane-closure activity due to construction or maintenance operations on state-owned roads within the 24 middle and east Tennessee counties of TDOT Region 2.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 | 12:16pm
Nashville, TN — March 23, 2017 — The Tennessee State Museum was recognized with eight different awards at the Tennessee Association of Museums Awards Ceremony last week in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.
Awards of Excellence were presented for the following projects:
Temporary Exhibit: “I Have a Voice: Tennessee’s African American Musical Heritage.”
Exhibit Component: Burgner Musical Desk AV Presentation
Educational Programming: Lunch & Learn Series
Publication: 2016 Education Programs Poster
Thursday, March 23, 2017 | 10:59am
With spring turkey hunting season quickly approaching, sportsmen are reminded of the various methods to check in their birds. All harvested turkeys must be checked in by the end of the calendar day.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 | 8:19am
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 | 4:17pm
A complete list of lane closure activity due to construction or maintenance operations on state-owned roads within the 26 middle Tennessee counties of TDOT Region 3.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 | 3:41pm
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 | 3:17pm
For Tennesseans, spring break represents the kick off for the annual spring and summer vacation travel seasons. Getaways can help refresh and recharge while building memories that can last a lifetime. The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance (TDCI) reminds consumers to always review their important health and auto insurance information before departure.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 | 2:58pm
Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will be closing one lane of I-40 eastbound at mile marker 263 in Smith County for approximately one mile starting Monday, March 27 for a bridge repair project.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 | 2:23pm
Gov. Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) Commissioner Bob Martineau today announced that three communities and two utility districts have been approved to receive over $14.2 million in low-interest loans for water and wastewater infrastructure improvements.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 | 10:28am
NASHVILLE — Tennessee farmers who grow organic crops and have become USDA certified can now qualify for a cost share reimbursement for the expense of their certification.