To learn more about Nashville Electric Service's solar initiative, click here.
Thursday, March 1, 2018
The IRS has debuted its new tax calculator. To check it out, click here.
Gallatin starts alerting residents of emergencies using CodeRED. To sign up, click here.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
AG Jeff Sessions announced a new prescription interdiction & litigation task force on Tuesday. To read more details click here.
Friday, February 23, 2018
There's still time to sign up for this year's Camp Horizon 5K. It has been scheduled for Saturday, April 7 with a 9 a.m. start time. The run will be held in Mt. Juliet, and the money raised goes to send children with cancer to Camp Horizon. Learn more on their website.
To find out what items are eligible for FSA, click here.
Thursday, February 22, 2018
The USDA has launched a new webpage that highlights resources which could help rural communities address the opioid crisis in our nation. To learn more, visit the site here.
Monday, February 19, 2018
To sign up for free scam alerts from the FTC, click here.
Sunday, February 18, 2018
If you're interested in learning about children's programs at the UT Gardens, including a number of summer camps, click here.
Friday, February 16, 2018
For information on tickets and show times for Disney Live! on Sunday, click here.
The Germantown Art Crawl is being held on Saturday. Learn about it here.
Wine in the Winter will be held Saturday. Learn about it on their site.
Avant Garde: Neverland is being held Saturday by Nashville CARES. Find out more here.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Today is National Donor Day, an observance day to raise awareness for organ, eye, tissue, marrow, platelet and blood donation. Click here for more info.
Monday, February 12, 2018
To make a claim on an issue regarding a pothole, click here.
Sunday, February 11, 2018
For information on the Veterinary Oral Health Council or for tips on pet dental care, click here.
To learn how you can donate cards and candy this Valentine's Day to the homeless, click here.
Friday, February 2, 2018
The Consumer and Industry Services Division of the Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) issued an advisory for undeclared peanuts and almonds detected in five energy bar products sold in Tennessee. Here's the details on the bars.
Thursday, February 1, 2018
To learn more about Hockey Is For Everyone Month with the Predators, click here.
Friday is Wear Red Day! Learn what you can do to help your heart health and discover all the facts you need to know about the number one killer of women by clicking here.
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
What's your favorite Super Bowl commercial? You can vote at CBS.com. Watch to see if your pick wins. The winner is announced tonight at 7 p.m. on CBS.
For those who can't catch the Super Blue Moon Lunar Eclipse, it will be streamed online by NASA TV beginning at 4:30 a.m. Wednesday. Find that link here.
This afternoon, SpaceX will launch a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the mysterious Zuma spacecraft. Watch it live at 2:40 p.m. here.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Metro Animal Care and Control encourages you to make adopting a shelter pet a part of your New Year’s resolution plan. They're celebrating the ‘New Year. New Friend.’ Adoption Event with fee waived adoptions for adult pets thru January 14.
Sunday, January 7, 2018
Click here for more information on the Free Tax Workshops in Tennessee. Or call (800) 342-1003 (toll free inside Tennessee) or (615) 253-0600 (local Nashville-area and outside Tennessee).
Friday, December 29, 2017
Click here to learn more information about Paint Your Event.
Thursday, December 28, 2017
To be reimbursed for money lost in scams using Western Union, the claim must be filed before February 12. Learn more from the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance by clicking here.
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Delta Dental has agreed to match the next $25,000 in donations to the Salvation Army through the Red Kettle program. Donate at a kettle or through their website.
To donate to the Choose Love pop up store, click here.
Monday, December 11, 2017
A Go Fund Me has been set up to help the Robinson family, who lost three family members - a father and two daughters - to a house fire in Moore County.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Going to Dickens of a Christmas this weekend in Franklin? You can park your car and ride the transit shuttle for $1 (one way). Click here for more information.
Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee is in need of volunteers to help with the assembly of disaster relief boxes. To learn more, click here.
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
To bid on Whitney Houston's plexi-glass piano or Tom Hanks' Forrest Gump Army uniform, click here.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Franklin Police is hosting its final Active Shooter Emergency Response Seminar for Citizens for the year today. Click here for more info.
Sunday, October 14, 2017
To fill out the form for the Ashland City Special Census, click here.
Friday, October 13, 2017
For information on Play with a Purpose, visit them on Facebook by clicking here.
Thursday, October 5, 2017
To learn about the International Black Film Festival, click here.
Many retailers have announced they will be closed on Thanksgiving this year. To learn more, click here.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame just announced its nominees for the possible class of 2018. To vote, click here.
Sunday, October 1, 2017
To learn more about the You Matter Marathon, click here.
To buy tickets for the Tennessee Motorcycles and Music Revival, click here.
For more information on service improvement changes for MTA, click here.
Officials with the Metro Public Health Department confirmed they will begin offering flu shots at all three centers on Monday, October 2. To learn more, visit them online.
Friday, September 29, 2017
Animal Rescue Corps announced that 127 dogs and cats from the Irma Relief Effort have been moved out of the ARC emergency shelter to ARC’s placement partners around the U.S. For more information click here.
The March of Dimes will hold its annual 5k Run for Babies on October 28 at Shelby Bottoms Nature Center & Greenway. For more information, visit them online.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Hampton Elementary School in Carter County, Tennessee has launched a virtual library of bedtime stories for its students. To see those, click here.
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Hands On Nashville’s signature day of service and largest annual fundraiser, supports one of the city’s most important resources: Metro Nashville Public Schools. For more information on how to volunteer, click here.
For information on Section 8 Voucher Applications, visit this story for more from the MDHA.
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
UPS has announced its hiring 360 permanent positions for a new facility opening September 11 in La Vergne. To learn more, visit them online.
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
The Tennessee Housing Development Agency has offered help to victims of Hurricane Harvey who are seeking housing in Tennessee. To apply and look for vacancies, click here.
Thursday, August 24, 2017
For information on the Kentucky Cottage Food Law, click here.
Saturday, August 19, 2017
Lyft is offering 21 percent off rides to eclipse parties in the downtown Nashville area on Monday, August 21 using promo code ECLIPSE21 in the Lyft app. Select drivers will also be handing out free eclipse glasses to passengers. Learn more about Lyft by clicking here.
To view maps that break down the projects included in the IMPROVE Act, including the number of bridge projects in a given district, the number of road projects in a given district, and the total length of road construction in a given district, click here.
Saturday, August 5, 2017
To vote for the Best Looking Cruiser with the American Association of State Troopers, click here.
Sunday, July 30, 2017
To schedule an appointment for the spay-neuter clinic at the Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County call (931) 542-2282 or click here. For more information visit the Humane Society's website.
Saturday, July 29, 2017
For more information or to order tickets for a special event at First Tennessee Park for the Middle Tennessee Council for Boy Scouts, including a special event patch, post-game movie on the Big Guitar video board, and sleepover, call Harrison Hunter at 615-515-1115 or email HarrisonH@NashvilleSounds.com.
To learn more about the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) from the IRS, including who qualifies, click here.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
The Tennessee Supreme Court has announced that free legal clinics will be held around the state to help citizens who find themselves in need of a lawyer's advice on matters outside criminal law. Click here for more.
Monday, February 13, 2017
Today is the last day to comment on a proposal to allow wi-fi calls on planes. Click here for info.
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
The state Treasury Department said there's $789 million in unclaimed property still waiting to be returned, and some of that money may belong to you. To find out, click here or call this number to start the claims process: 615-741-6499.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Police in Franklin are searching for more information on the 26th anniversary of the unsolved murder of Peggy Cox. She was shot and killed while working the Hardee's drive-thru on Murfreesboro Road in Franklin in 1991 on her 49th birthday. To learn more from police, click here.
For more information on the smokeless tobacco recall, click here.
Monday, January 30, 2017
TDOT is holding its third contest for motorists to create safety messages for overhead signs. To enter, click here.
Sunday, January 29, 2017
For all the latest details on the Tennessee Guitar Festival 2017, click here.
Saturday, January 28, 2017
For the Chinese New Year, a “New Year’s Pullin’ Party” will be held to pull Chinese privet and other invasive plants that threaten our native forest. To learn more, click here.
For more information on VITA by the United Way, click here.
To learn more about the Tennessee Immigrant & Refugee Rights Coalition and their thoughts on President Donald Trump's executive orders, click here.
Friday, January 27, 2017
To read the full statement concerning Sen. Lamar Alexander and Peyton Manning, click here.
Monday, January 23, 2017
Click here for information on the Sierra Nevada brewery recall of select beers.
Saturday, January 21, 2017
It's all about Seeds, Seeds, and More Seeds! To find out more about seeds and to share seeds with the Nashville Public Library's Seed Exchange, click here.
Sunday, January 15, 2017
It's Restaurant Week in Nashville! Learn all about it by clicking here.
Saturday, January 14, 2017
To check out the Presidential Pet Museum, click here.
Friday, January 13, 2017
Nashville Restaurant Week is January 16-22. Click here for info.
To file a claim in the class-action milk lawsuit, click here.
Thursday, January 5, 2017
TDOT is hiring snow plow drivers. Click here for more information.
Looking to take public skating lessons? Check out the Ford Ice Center in Antioch.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
To register for free trees and to pledge to plant them on 100K Tree Day on February 25, 2017, click here.
To find the optional schools application for Metro Nashville Public Schools, click here.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated nearly half of Tennessee's counties as primary natural disaster areas because of damage and losses caused by drought conditions. Farmers and ranchers in an additional 24 bordering Tennessee counties can qualify for natural disaster assistance. For more information see: https://www.fsa.usda.gov.
The cards have been rolling in for Baylee Beckley. If you would like to send a card to Baylee, the address is PO Box 347332, Parma, OH 44134.
Farmers in eligible counties have eight months from the date of the declaration to apply low-interest emergency loans to cover their losses. The USDA's Farm Service Agency considers each application on its merits, taking into account the extent of losses, available security and ability to repay the loan. For more information click here.
Sunday, December 11, 2016
To watch an American Bald Eagle nesting, hatching, and growing up on the shoreline of Dale Hollow Lake, click here. They have installed a web cam that has been set to go live first thing on Monday, December 12.
The Clarksville Police Department is in the process of preparing a Grant Application to receive funds for Body Worn Cameras. Click here for a one-question survey to show that you either support or do not support the funding.
To learn about TinySuperheroes and the capes that help empower kids as they overcome illnesses or disabilities, click here.
Sunday, November 20, 2016
For current booster seat evaluations and tips from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, click here.
Saturday, November 19, 2016
To learn more about the Sabra recall of hummus due to possible health risks, click here.
Friday, November 18, 2016
For more information on Souvenirs of Disneyland presented by Van Eaton Galleries, click here.
Monday, November 14, 2016
Did you miss any of "60 Minutes" interview with president-elect Donald Trump? Click here to watch the special in its entirety.
Monday, November 7, 2016
Samsung has recalled their top-load washing machines due to the risk if injuries. Click here for more.
For more information on how to join Team Red, White and Blue, click here.
Saturday, November 5, 2016
NewsChannel 5’s Vicki Yates is Hiking for the Homeless on November 5. The event helps make a positive impact in the lives of families experiencing homelessness. To help her support Safe Haven Family Shelter, make a donation by clicking here.
Friday, November 4, 2016
For information on Samsung's recall of top-loading washing machines that may explode, click here. To file a report of a problem click here, or to visit the full recall page from Samsung click here.
Monday, October 31, 2016
Sign up begins for the Optional Schools application at 7:30 a.m. Monday. Click here for more.
Friday, October 28, 2016
A fraternity at MTSU is raising money to help a high school student who has suffered brain trauma. To donate, click here.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
To learn about or donate to the Tiny But Mighty Fund for the Nashville Humane Association, click here.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
To learn more about the Magic Wheelchair, click here.
For the latest on open enrollment and the Tennessee Healthcare Exchange, click here.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
The deadline to apply for the Salvation Army Angel Tree is this Friday. Here's what you need to know: http://on.nc5.co/2eBV03P
Monday, October 24, 2016
Click here to find out more about DAV: Keep the Promise to Support Out Veterans.
GM is adding 650 jobs to its Spring Hill Plant. For more information on how to apply, visit http://gm.appone.com.
An Iowa company is recalling the cookie dough it sold to Blue Bell Creameries and other food companies because it may be contaminated with listeria. Click to see list of items.
Metro Schools leaders are continuing the Listen and Learn sessions all this month on the following dates: Oct. 10 Advanced Academics Carter-Lawrence Elementary School; Oct. 11 High Schools East Nashville Magnet High School; Oct. 12 Transportation Services Glencliff Elementary School; Oct. 18 Nutrition Services Meigs Academic Magnet School; Oct. 19 Elementary Schools; Oct. 20 Special Education Gra-Mar Middle PrepJohn Early Museum Magnet Middle Prep; Oct. 25 Pre-K Hull-Jackson Montessori School; and Oct. 26 School Counselors and Social Emotional Support Waverly Belmont Elementary School
Monday, October 10, 2016
Click here for more information on Operation Stand Down.
Friday, October 7, 2016
You can help in the Hurricane Matthew relief effort by visiting the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee's site, cfmt.org.
Get information on the International Black Film Festival of Nashville by visiting ibffnashville.com.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Click here to participate in the Tennessee Education Standards Review.
For more information on the Black Church and HIV initiative, click here.
Friday, September 30, 2016
To view the voter registration application, click here.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Fall 2016 marks the first time the FAFSA will be available starting October 1. For more on the TN FAFSA Frenzy, click here.
The State Department's U.S. Passport site lets travelers enter their international destination so they can find out how long their passport needs to be valid for. Visit www.travel.state.gov for more.
Monday, September 26, 2016
The Tennessee Department of Health has info on preventing rabies. Click here for more.
Who do you think will win tonight's first presidential debate? Let us know by taking part in this poll.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Celebrate Hands On Nashville’s 25th birthday and take part in service events benefiting 25 Metro Schools! After the projects, stick around and celebrate the day’s accomplishments, Nashville’s thriving spirit of volunteerism, and the organization's 25th birthday. Sin up here: https://www.hon.org/honday
For more information about flu shots, please call 615-340-5616 option 8, or visit the Health Department’s website at health.nashville.gov.
For details about the Pilgrimage Festival, click here.
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Consumer Reports has a list of 66 Ways to protect your privacy. Click here to read.
Friday, September 16, 2016
To share your thoughts on Nashville's expanded sidewalks, click here.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
For more information on PARK(ing) Day 2016, click here.
Dollar General plans to hire 10,000 new employees by October 15. Click here for more.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
To learn about the Old Timers' Festival set for Saturday, September 17 in La Vergne, click here.
Friday, September 9, 2016
To view information on resale tickets for Battle at Bristol, click here.
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Vol State has reached out to help ITT Technical Institute students following its closure. Click here for more information.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Marine Week is happening from September 7-11 in Nashville. Click here to see a full list of events.
Sunday, September 4, 2016
For information on the Music City Hot Air Balloon Festival, click here.
Friday, September 2, 2016
The John A. Merritt Classic is this weekend. Click here to see a full list of events and activities.
Friday, August 26, 2016
The deadline to register online for clubs, agriculture, and livestock with the Tennessee State Fair has been set for 10 p.m. Friday, August 26. To do so before the deadline, click here.
For information on how Nashville's music community is helping flood victims in Louisiana and to find out how you can help, click here.
Friday, August 19, 2016
For information on the Xenith football helmet recall due to head injury hazards, click here.
Thursday, August 18, 2016
The Justice Department says it's phasing out its relationships with private prisons after a recent audit found the private facilities have more safety and security problems than ones run by the government. View the full report here.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Have you ever wanted to name the moon? Here's your chance! Visit namethemoon.world for more information.
Friday, August 12, 2016
For information on an open casting call in Nashville with Atlanta’s Alliance Theatre for leads in the world premiere of Janece Shaffer’s new play Troubadour, click here.
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
The FAA is recruiting air traffic controllers. Click here for more info.
The American Association of State Troopers is holding a Best Looking Cruiser Contest for 2016. To vote, visit their Facebook page.
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Today is the first day of school for Metro Schools students. Check out the new MNPS website.
Friday, July 29, 2016
Training camp for the Tennessee Titans begins this week. To see a full schedule of practices, click here.
Thursday, July 28, 2016
For more information about the Lumber Liquidators settlement with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, call 800-366-4204. For more information, click here.
Tickets are on sale for the Tennessee State Fair. To buy them online in advance, click here. The 10-day run of the fair has been slated to begin Friday, September 9. For more information, click here.
Thursday, July 21, 2016
With all early voting poll locations open, click here to find out where to go!
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Fairview Police have released their findings of an internal investigation involving several members of the department. Click here to read the 19-page report.
For Southwest flight info to and from Nashville, click here.
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
The Federal Communications Commission is now collecting public comments on new
rules for cable boxes. Click for more.
Monday, July 11, 2016
Davidson County voters have 14 days to cast their ballots in the State Primary and County General Election during early voting, which begins Friday, July 15. Click here for a complete list of locations.
Sunday, July 10, 2016
To help the families of the fallen officers in Dallas, click here.
Sunday, July 3, 2016
To learn more about the event Brides Across America, click here.
Saturday, July 2, 2016
To view a complete list of road closures for Let Freedom Sing! Music City's July 4th Celebration, click here.
Friday, July 1, 2016
Here's a complete list of all the new Tennessee state laws going into effect today.
The list of affected areas where Zika disease is transmitted by mosquitoes changes frequently. To view the current list from the CDC, click here.
For mosquito and Zika information in the Metro area, click here.
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Hasbro wants to raise awareness about food waste by offering a limited edition Wonky Mr. Potato Head. One hundred percent of the profits from its sales going to food waste charity, FareShare.
Brad Paisley announced he has started a gofundme account for the flood victims of his home state of West Virginia. To view his Facebook announcement video, click here. To visit the gofundme account, click here.
Monday, June 27, 2016
Metro Nashville is asking the public's input on the community's needs surrounding walking and bicycling. Click here to take the survey.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
If you're interested in purchasing an outfit worn by the stars on the hit show Nashville, you can choose from a list here.
To learn more about Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin's proposal for the state's Medicaid program, click here.
The TBI is hiring two special agent forensic scientists. For information on employment opportunities, click here.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Tanya Tucker's online estate sale closes this Saturday at 7 p.m. Click here for more information.
For more information about the sales tax holiday, click here.
For more information on Telecommuting Flex Jobs, click here.
Friday, June 17, 2016
For information on Tennessee Volunteer Organizations Active in Disasters (TNVOAD) or on how to volunteer to be a “victim” in an emergency disaster exercise, click here.
Thursday, June 16, 2016
To learn more about BroadwayHD online, click here.
Monday, June 13, 2016
A GoFundMe has been set up in honor of the victims of the Orlando shooting.
Musicians on Call is a fundraiser that includes VIP experiences with your favorite artists, as well as memorabilia. Check out the ebay listing for more.
Friday, June 10, 2016
To view an instructional video for homeowners on mosquitoes from the Metro Public Health Department, click here.
Thursday, June 9, 2016
For information on how to register for the "Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma Walk" at Centennial Park Saturday morning, click here.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has released stats detailing the volume and nature of crime identified as hate crime and crime occurring in the state’s schools. Click here to see the full publications.
Road closures have been changed for the Great Tennessee Airshow after yesterday's Blue Angels plane crash. Sam Ridley Parkway will be closed from 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm all three days. Alternate routes along Lowry Street (US 41/70) are recommended instead.
For information on the Crohn’s & Colitis Take Steps Walk set for Saturday, June 4, or to register, click here.
For information on the Citizen Police Academy with the Metro Nashville Police Department, click here.
Monday, May 9, 2016
Mercury made a relatively rare move across the sun. For more information and photos, visit NASA's website.
Kroger is holding hiring events in all their stores on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. There are 700 jobs available throughout the Nashville division. More: http://on.nc5.co/1YihofY
Monday, May 2, 2016
If you want a parking pass to watch the Synchronous Fireflies in the Smoky Mountains you better act fast. The lottery for vehicle passes closes soon. This year's firefly viewing event will be held May 31 through June 7.
For information on the Nashville Film Festival, click here.
Sunday, April 10, 2016
For more information on the Air Combat USA event being held on Tuesday, April 12 and Wednesday, April 13, click here.
Thursday, April 7, 2016
For information on Walker Stalker Con Nashville 2016 scheduled for April 9 and 10, click here.
To learn more about the job fair for crossing guards for Metro Nashville Public Schools on Friday, April 8, click here.
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Cheekwood in bloom begins on March 19 and runs until April 24. In 2014, Cheekwood was mentioned in USA Today Travel's top 10 best gardens, as voted on by readers. Click here for more info.
Monday, April 4, 2016
In recognition of National Alcohol Screening Day April 9, the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services is encouraging all Tennesseans to take a short online assessment: tn.gov/behavioral-health
For information on the Nashville Weebly 'Like A Boss' Tour, click here.
The TWRA has been monitoring a Chronic Wasting Disease issue in Arkansas. To learn more about it, visit the TWRA online by clicking here. To view handling restrictions when transporting carcasses, visit the Hunting Guide by clicking here.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
To learn more about the Tennessee Stories Project (TSP), a space for Tennesseans to share their personal experiences about abortion, click here.
If you've received a tax scam message the IRS wants to know. Email them by clicking here.
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Click here to find out how to register for the Worst Day to Ride Bicycle Ride downtown.
Saturday, February 13, 2016
To sign the Nashville Public Education Foundation's virtual thank you card for teachers for the "Show Your Love for Teachers" campaign, click here. Also on their site, you can view a list of local businesses offering teacher discounts.
Friday, February 12, 2016
To cast your vote in the Tennessee Department of Transportation’s Dynamic Message Sign Contest, click here.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
For more information on the 'Jobs For Tennessee Grads program, click here:
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Click here for more information about prescription drugs -- specifically, when you should keep and when you should throw them away.
To view the Domestic Violence Hotlines from the Metro Nashville Police Department, click here.
Saturday, February 6, 2016
To view, fill out, and submit the Citizen Police Academy application with the Metro Nashville Police Department, click here.
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Today is data privacy day. It's observed every year to serve as a reminder to protect and safeguard private data. Click here for tips on keeping your online information safe.
To see all of the activities and details of the NHL All-Star Weekend, click here.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Hankook Tire is holding a job fair today from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Best Western Plus Atrium Inn & Suites, 275 Alfred Thun Road in Clarksville. Job-seekers can save time by completing an application online at jobs4tn.gov
Friday, January 22, 2016
To see the list of restaurants and businesses closed because of Thursday's severe winter weather click here.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
To learn more about Compassionate Hands Ministry, click here.
For a guide and list of warming shelters, click here.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Kroger is hosting a Job Fair on Wednesday, January 20, from 8am to 4pm to help fill positions at the soon to open Kroger on 21st Avenue. Click here for info.
Monday, January 18, 2016
Nashville Restaurant Week is happening today through Sunday. Click here for full details.
Saturday, January 16, 2016
For details on the Safety Message Contest through the Tennessee Department of Transportation, click here.
Friday, January 15, 2016
For more information on Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, including how to donate, volunteer, and help, click here.
Thursday, January 14, 2016
To watch webcam of When Bei Bei and Bao Bao, the giant pandas in the Smithsonian's National Zoo, click here.
Monday, January 11, 2016
You can make an appointment online by visiting the red cross's web site with the sponsor code: wilsoncountysheriff.
Saturday, January 2, 2016
To view Lake Superior State University's 41st Annual List of Banished Words, click here.
Friday, January 1, 2016
To learn more about the new animal abuse registry visit the website here.
For more information on the Jack Daniel's Bash On Broadway: New Year's Eve In Music City, click here.
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
OSHA is warning Tennessee residents to be safe when cleaning up after recent storms. Individuals involved in recovery efforts may also call OSHA's toll-free hotline at 800-321-OSHA (6742) or visit www.osha.gov.
Check out the list of road closures for Nashville's New Year's Eve celebrations here.
To view photos for sell for Braydon's Battle, click here.
Friday, December 4, 2015
To see the results of the Twelfth Vanderbilt University Poll click here.
Thursday, December 3, 2015
To learn more about Facebook's new live video feature click here.
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
The proceedings for the State Budget Hearings may be viewed live online to give Tennesseans who are unable to attend the ability to watch the budget discussions of each state agency.
Monday, November 30, 2015
The 2016 NHL All-Star Fan Vote opens worldwide at 11 a.m. Tuesday (CST). You can cast your vote here: NHL.com/Vote
To give to a charity on "Giving Tuesday" click here.
To all those first-time home buyers looking for more help and information through the Tennessee Housing Development Agency, click here.
Saturday, November 28, 2015
For links to the following small businesses, click here for High Note gifts and click here for Haulin' Oats.
Friday, November 27, 2015
For information on this weekend's free pet adoptions, click here to visit Metro Animal Care and Control or click here to visit the Williamson County Animal Center.
To view the schedule and more information for the Country Music Hall of Fame, click here.
Thursday, November 26, 2015
If you didn't get those last minute ingredients, or you realize you forgot something, no worries. There are some grocery stores still open today. Here's a list:
Walmart Super Centers and Neighborhood Markets are open 24-hours.
You can grab some specialty items from Whole Foods from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Kroger stores will stay open until 5 p.m.
Most CVS stores and Walgreens will be open - but check before you go.
And Dollar General will be open from 7 until 8 p.m.
To keep drivers safe on the roads today, AAA is once again teaming up with Budweiser for their "Tow to Go" program. It's free and you don't have to be a member. All you have to do is call 855-2-TOW-2-GO.
If you would like to make a donation to The Little Pantry That Could, or if you know of a property where the pantry could move, you can contact them through the pantry's website by clicking here.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
For details regarding Saturday's game featuring the University of Tennessee versus Vanderbilt (general information, traffic, parking, prohibited items, security, etc.) click here.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
To get a free odometer check through CarFax click here.
To report odometer fraud, you can do so on the THP's Criminal Investigation Division's page here.
For details on Tennessee's day after Thanksgiving hikes click here.
To have Franklin police officers check your home while you're away for the holidays click here.
Tennessee State Parks will offer free, guided hikes at all 56 of its parks on Friday, November 27, the day after Thanksgiving. Click here for info.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
For a list of the Top 10 Worst Toys of 2015, click here.
Bonnaroo fans can soon purchase their 2016 Pre-Sale tickets. Learn more by clicking here.
To view the list of Realty Trac Good Schools, click here.
If you would like to RSVP to Hillary Clinton's event at Fisk Friday click here.
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
For more information on the Walgreens Wellness Tour, click here.
BiTE Dentistry, TeamSmile and the Tennessee Titans will provide 250 Metro Nashville Public School students with dental treatment today from 9:00 am to 3:00 p.m. at Titans Nissan Stadium, East Club Level.
Monday, November 16, 2015
The Murfreesboro Police Department is hosting a free informational seminar with tips to prevent business robberies, how to respond if a robbery occurs and how to best react in an active shooter situation. To reserve your space for today's event, call 615-895-3874 or email email@example.com.
Friday, November 13, 2015
To apply to be a part of the 56th Annual Clarksville Lighted Christmas Parade, click here.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Land Between The Lakes has planned to offer free cedar Christmas trees. For more information, click here.
Kentucky Governor-elect Matt Bevin has started a website to take applications for people who want to work in his administration. To find it, click here.
To learn more about Tennessee's specialty Veterans license plates, click here.
Monday, November 9, 2015
For more information on Metro Nashville Public Schools' Parent University, click here.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
For more information Information on how to buy tickets to teh Big Band Bash click here. Justin Timberlake's guitar will be auctioned off for charity at the event.
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Female veterans interested in participating in the suiting event should contact Operation Stand Down Tennessee at 615-248-1981 or find more information on the organization's website.
For information on polling sites for the run-off election on September 10, click here.
Friday, August 14, 2015
A Go Fund Me has been set up to assist the family of Jay'Von Quarles -- the Hopkinsville teen who was killed after being hit by a piece of equipment on a football field.
Last year, the General Assembly voted to create a special task force to look at the growing problem of elder abuse in Tennessee. The Council has been offering monthly scam alerts and tips, and you can sign up for them on their website by clicking here.
For information on the Wilson County Fair, including the schedule, click here.
To check out more on Camp No Counselors, click here.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Nashville Animal Advocacy said they would continue daily protests over a show involving tigers at the Williamson County Fair until the fair concluded. They have also started an online petition to raise awareness on the cause. You can find that by clicking here.
The Williamson County Fair has been set to run until Saturday. For more information, click here.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Nominations for the 46th annual GMA Dove Awards were announced Wednesday morning in Nashville. Click here for a full list of nominees.
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Learn more about Shipt, a new app making it easier to have groceries delivered to your door. Here's the link: shipt.com
For more information on how to turn your phone into a 3D hologram, click here .
Sunday, August 2, 2015
For a list of school start dates for multiple districts in Tennessee and Kentucky, click here.
Friday, July 31, 2015
The Williamson County Animal Center in Franklin is celebrating National Mutt Day today with reduced adoption fees of $40 on all adult mixed breed dogs. Some 42 dogs and puppies are available for adoption. Call (615)-790-5590 for more information or check out www.adoptwcac.org. An approved adoption application is required, and fees include spay/neuter, microchip and up-to-date vaccinations.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
For more information on the Tennessee Titans Training Camp, click here.
To help out with Stewart the cat's medical expenses, click here.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
For more information on One Generation Away and the organization's food distribution calendar (including an upcoming event in Columbia), click here.
A GoFundMe page has been created to help pay for the medical expenses of 17-year-old Arthur Tate, who was burned in a fire while trying to save his grandfather from a second story window. For more info, visit gofund.me.
Friday, July 17, 2015
A fund has been created to honor those killed in the Chattanooga shooting. Click here for details.
For more information on which roads will be affected and what time this weekend for the Beachbody Coach Summit, click here.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
For more information on the lineup and single-day ticket sales for the Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival, click here.
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
To make donations to United Way's stuff the bus campaign, click here.
Saturday, July 11, 2015
For more information on enrollment for Metro Nashville Public Schools, click here.
Friday, July 10, 2015
To read more on the report that found asbestos in kids crayons and spy kits, click here.
To find out more about the Franklin Police Teen Academy and how to apply, click here.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
If you would like to volunteer for the Putnam County Fair, click here.
For a list of nine open training camp practices for fans of the Tennessee Titans, click here.
If you live in the 37210 zip code and your home is in need of repair, you’ve been asked to call St Luke PB Church to be added to the list. They’re number is 615-256-1797, and you can also visit them online by clicking here.
Tuesday is the last day to register to vote for the upcoming elections in Davidson County. For information on where and how to register, visit the Election Commission's web page.
Get information on how to register your company for NewsChannel 5's 7th Annual Career Expo here: nashvillecareerexpo.com
Saturday, July 4, 2015
AT&T and NCVC will present a free, exclusive Livestream of Music City July 4th celebrations. Click here for details.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
MDHA has opened applications for its elderly housing and will accept online only applications until 4 p.m. July 6. Find more info at www.nashville-mdha.org. You can also call (615) 252-8599 or (615) 252-8464.
To find the latest rules and times for local cities and counties regarding fireworks this holiday weekend, click here.
To make a donation to the family of Mitchell Mielnik, click here.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
For more information on Military With PTSD, which a non-profit organization that helps military and veteran families, click here.
Vanderbilt doctors urge extreme caution when using fireworks. For a list of their firework safety tips click here.
Friday, June 26, 2015
For a list of participating locations offering free dental care to veterans Saturday, June 27, click here.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
AT&T and NCVC will present a free, exclusive Livestream of Music City July 4th celebrations. Click here for details.
If you would like to help or need cooling assistance you can call 615-862-8860. You can also visit the Metro Action Commission online by clicking here where you will find a link on the right side to the "2015 Fan and Cooling Application."
For Nashville Pride Festival information and tickets, click here.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
To find out more about this year's Live On The Green as far as purchasing tickets and viewing the lineup, click here.
A dance celebration in Franklin will be performed by the Nashville Ballet at 405 Murfreesboro Road, Franklin. Find tickets here www.franklintn.gov.
Friday, June 19, 2015
Small World Yoga is hosting a free event on Sunday for International Yoga Day. Click here for details.
For more information on the 16th Annual UCO Endeavor Games, visit this website.
To learn more about the Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) program in Nashville, click here.
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Click here for a link to LATCH Hardware ratings for child seats.
Nashville Unites Accepting Donations to Support the
Charleston, S.C., Church
Donations are being accepted by Nashville Unites to help support the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, where nine people were gunned down. You can donate here: cfmt.org.
For information on security checkpoint wait times at Nashville International Airport, click here.
Friday, June 12, 2015
The Nashville Rescue Mission is asking for water as they conduct their hot patrols this time of year by making sure that people who are out in the heat have access to drinking water. For more information on how to help, go to their website.
If you'd like to donate to the Springfield Middle School band, visit their Go Fund Me page.
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Music City Star tickets are on sale for July 4. Round-trip tickets cost $14 plus a $1 processing fee and are available for purchase through the Music City Star website at www.musiccitystar.org or at www.ticketsnashville.com with a credit card.
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Metro Nashville Public Schools has launched a website for taxpayers to keep track of construction across the area. If you want to see how MNPS is spending capital funds to improve schools, click here.
Click here to see a full list of winners from tonight's CMT Music Awards.
Close to 2,000 people are expected to attend a job information session for Under Armour in Mt. Juliet. More information: www.underarmour.jobs.
You can drink for a good cause this week at nine different Nashville locations. Ordering the drink means you'll be raising money for some worthy causes. For more information and a list of participating restaurants, visit negroniweek.com.
Sunday, May 31, 2015
For those in Rutherford County needing to sign up for the emergency notifications, click here.
Saturday, May 30, 2015
A gofundme account has been set up to help out 11-year-old Keon Malone's family as he continues to receive treatment after a shooting on Fern Avenue. Click here to help.
Friday, May 29, 2015
To learn more about Friends of Franklin Parks, LLC, click here.
Click here for tickets to the City of Hope Celebrity Softball Challenge.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
The Tennessee State Library and Archives is hosting a free exhibit showcasing some of their historical maps. Get a preview here. They also have a digitized collection of Civil War love letters from two Sullivan County youth. Get more info on that here.
Click here for tickets to American Girl's grand opening at the CoolSprings Galleria in Franklin.
Visit TPAC's website for information on how to buy tickets for "Newsies."
Monday, May 25, 2015
A Go Fund Me has been set up for Cory Stokes, an 18-year-old who was killed Saturday in a crash in Robertson County.
Friday, May 22, 2015
If you would like to help with the funeral expenses of Constantine Laizure, a Go Fund Me has been set up.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
To learn more about the Takata air bag recall and to see which vehicles are affected, click here.
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology offers pollen count information on its website. You can check your area by logging onto aaaai.org/global/nab-pollen-counts.
Monday, May 18, 2015
For more information on availability and pricing for U-verse with AT&T GigaPower, click here.
if you'd still like to get some walking in with Mayor Karl Dean as part of the NashVitality program, check out his schedule here.
We have near-record temperatures over the weekend. What better way to cool off than a visit to Nashville Shores. They open this weekend! Get all the information and tickets here: NashvilleShores.com .
Sunday marks one year since Officer Michael Petrina was struck and killed on Interstate 65. A memorial video has been released to honor Petrina. Watch the entire video here: http://on.nc5.co/1Ipwb2j
To fill out a small business application and for more information on where the MDHA redevelopment districts are visit Nashville.gov.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
If you'd like more information about Operation Song, the group that is helping veterans through music and how to donate to their group, click here: www.operationsong.org
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Skin damaging and infection-causing products could be lurking in your make-up bag right now, and you don't even realize it. Old cosmetics can pose a risk to your health. For more details on beauty tips, visit www.michellephillips.com. Also find out more on how to spot expired cosmetics.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
A new celebration of Americana music coming to Nashville is aimed at preserving and showcasing a 1500 mile long stretch of highway from Nashville, down to Louisiana and back up through Alabama. Visit americanamusictriangle.com for more.
Monday, May 4, 2015
Officials in Franklin have asked the public's help in finding a solution in resolving traffic congestion in Cool Springs. For more information, visit tmagroup.org. You can also submit comments via email.
Goodwill Week runs through May 8! They are celebrating by holding dozens of events like job fairs and classes all over Middle Tennessee. For more information, click here.
Starting in two hours, Middle Tennesseans will unite to support the non-profits that make a difference in their communities. Get ready for the 24-hour giving frenzy known as The Big Payback.
Sunday, May 3, 2015
For more information on “100 Miles With The Mayor” and to view the schedule, click here.
Friday, May 1, 2015
Find concert and event schedules for the Ascend Amphitheater by visiting their website.
To learn more about the MyCity Connect initiative, for a chance to get involved in community service organizations and take part in leadership training, click here.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
September will welcome the Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival to Franklin. Some big artists have already been added to the lineup, including Willie Nelson, Sheryl Crow and The Decemberists. MORE: pilgrimagefestival.com.
Poll workers are needed in Davidson County. To apply to be a poll official, click here.
A group of Rutherford County residents is pushing to remove Sheriff Robert Arnold from office. View the online campaign here.
Monday, April 20, 2015
Information on pre-kindergarten registration in Metro Schools can be found online at mnps.org. Pre-K applications are accepted April 20-24.
For more information on rules and guidelines for the “Proud To Be An American” contest for kids ages 5-12, click here. All video entries and parent statements must be emailed to Jayson Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org on or before May 1.
A local teacher is riding from sea to shining sea all in the spirit of helping others. Click here for more information on Meigs Middle School teacher Alvin Haney's efforts to raise money for the Fuller Center.
Monday, April 13, 2015
The United Way's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) offers free tax help for families who earn less than $60,000. For information on locations, hours, and how to file online, visit the United Way's website.
Sunday, April 12, 2015
For information on the Broken Record Comedy Show, a World Record attempt at the longest stand-up comedy show running April 12-19, click here. You can also learn more by visiting the show’s Facebook page, or click here to hear from the comedians online.
Click here to find out how you can help the Ashland City Flyers youth baseball team.
Monday, April 6, 2015
Do you have a little one entering Kindergarten in the Metro Public Schools system next year? Get all the info you need for registration here: mnps.org.
A job fair will be held at the Goodwill Career Solutions center on Berry Road from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 7. For more information on the two companies looking for new employees, visit either Asurion or LGC Hospitality Staffing online.
Purchase tickets for the City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game here.
Click here to see April's schedule of rabies clinics in Williamson County.
The Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission is soliciting design proposals from Nashville artists for the next set of public art bicycle racks through the community. For more information, visit www.callforentry.org.
Thursday, April 2, 2015
For more information on the one-of-a-Kind Gibson Les Paul Standard created for the Chris Kyle Memorial Benefit, click here.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
A man and his kayak partner are racing across Atlantic ocean to fight hunger. Visit his site to learn how to be involved: teambeyond.org/
There's still plenty of time to sign up for the Country Music Marathon, half marathon or 5K race. The race is on April 25, and as always will be broadcast on NewsChannel 5. Sign up at runrocknroll.competitor.com/nashville.
The Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America is coming to the Nashville area, Sunday, March 29 for a free homebuyer's workshop, which provides potential home buyers an overview of the NACA product. Get information on their free homebuyer workshop at naca.com.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
A fund has been set up for a family, who lost a father and young daughter in an overnight house fire. You can stop by any First Tennessee Bank and make a donation to the Otey Family Memorial Fund. You can also go to frontporch.house to make an online donation.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
To take the Bicentennial Mall State Park Survey, click here.
The 23rd Tin Pan South Songwriters Festical is March 24-28. Get the full schedule and list of performers/venues at their site, tinpansouth.com/.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
For more information on how you can help in the restoration of the Antoinette Hall Opera House in Pulaski, visit Facebook.
A celebration of life service for Billy Block will be held at 7 p.m. tonight at the Ryman Auditorium. To donate to the Billy Block Family Fund, visit paypal.com and donate using the email address email@example.com.You can also donate via check to Wells Fargo Private Bank on West End Avenue, One American Center Suite 550.
Sunday, March 22, 2015
For more information on how to get individual game tickets for the inaugural season at First Tennessee Park, the new home of the Nashville Sounds, click here.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Duncan, a diabetic service dog for his owner, is gaining national attention. Find out more by visiting his Facebook page. You can also vote for him by clicking here.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Kraft Foods has recalled select codes dates and manufacturing codes of Kraft Macaroni & Cheese boxed dinners due to possible metal pieces. More details here.
A Go Fund Me has been set up for Debbie Ballentine, who recently lost her fight against cancer. If you would like to help her family, click here.
An auction has been planned for items found inside a 200-year-old home in Lynnville. Find more details here.
Friday, March 13, 2015
Click here to view the Tennessee Department of Transportation's pothole repair schedule.
The Mayor’s Office, in partnership with Metro Schools, Second Harvest Food Bank, Metro Parks, and other community agencies, will open food distribution locations for Metro school families and other residents who are in need of emergency food boxes.For more infomation click here.
Many flights at Nashville International Airport have been canceled due to an approaching winter storm. You can check your flight status here: http://on.nc5.co/18R70by
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
State lawmakers want to make flying drones over stadiums illegal in Tennessee. A viral video of July 4, 2014 fireworks prompted the call for legislation. What do you think? Here's the video: youtube.com/watch?v=KJ9KLLCCwqs
Nashville Shores is looking to fill 500 positions this summer. For more details, visit nashvilleshores.com.
Monday, March 2, 2015
It's a popular festival featuring songwriters here in Music City. Fast Access Passes for Tin Pan South go on sale Tuesday morning. For more information, visit tinpansouth.com.
The American Red Cross and its Pint Size Heroes class is in more than a dozen Metro Schools. If you're interested in donating or finding more information, visit redcross.org/blood
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Davidson County residents can pay their property taxes without penalty or interest on Monday -- due to the fact that February 28th falls on a Saturday. You must pay in full at the Howard Office Building or First Tennessee Bank.
Nashville is one of the U.S. cities included in the Monopoly Here & Now campaign taking place until March 4th. The campaign asks fans around the country to vote for their favorite city.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Putnam County is still recovering from a devastating winter storm that moved through Tennessee last week. For more information on how you can help, call 931-646-HELP or visit Samaritan's Purse.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
A major pet food producer is under fire after a lawsuit said some of its dog food has led to major illness and even death. For more information, visit truthaboutpetfood.com.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
The Nashville Humane Association is gearing up for a big benefit Wednesday from 6 to 9pm. For information, visit their web site at nashvillehumane.org/.
The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance (TDCI) has cautioned consumers to be alert to potential price gouging following February’s deadly winter ice storms. If you have a problem, you can file a complaint at www.tn.gov/consumer or call toll-free 1-800-342-8385. Consumer Affairs also has a price gouging online complaint form that you can fill out.
Monday, February 23, 2015
The American Red Cross reports a shortage of blood donations in Middle Tennessee after cold weather caused problems with deliveries. They've asked for people to donate. Information can be found on their site: redcross.org/blood
To find out more about Second Harvest Food Bank and how they’re helping families in need after the winter storm, click here.
Residents who need help signing up for healthcare under the Affordable Care Act can visit the following locations:
Friday, February 13
9 am - 12 pm Hope Clinic, 1810 Hayes St
9 am - 12 pm Matthew Walker, 1035 14th Avenue North
9 am - 4:30 pm Downtown Library, 615 Church Street
1 pm - 4:30 pm NICE, 417 Welshwood Dr #100
Saturday, February 14
9 am - 4:30 pm Downtown Library, 615 Church Street
Sunday, February 15 *Last Day To Enroll*
10 am - 11 pm Family & Children Services, 201 23rd Avenue North
The Franklin Fire Youth Video Challenge kicks off Monday, February 9, and features a GoPro Hero4 grand prize package valued at more than $500. The contest is open to Williamson County middle school and high school students, ages 11 – 18. Participants are asked to create a video, three minutes or less, that illustrates the theme, “Where there is love, there are smoke alarms.” The deadline to enter is March 31, 2015. For more information please visit www.franklintn.gov/government/fire/youth-video-challenge.
For more info on ACA enrollment help in Nashville or how to get local assistance, call Seedco at 866-720-1711 or visit www.getcoveredamerica.org/connector/ to find local events or schedule an appointment.
More details on splitsecnd, an emergency assistance service for drivers.
A job fair is being held Wednesday, February 4 for machine operators at VIAM Manufacturing in Manchester. They are looking to fill more than 50 positions in Manchester and Tullahoma. Interested applicants must apply online first at www.staffingsolutions.com and then come for a personal interview at 157 Parktower Rd. Manchester, TN, 37388. Bring two forms of identification.
Monday, February 2, 2015
Expectant mothers may sign up for a free ultrasound from the Volunteer State Community College Sonography Program starting next month. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call Monica Pipkins at (615) 230-3339. For more information about the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program, visit www.volstate.edu/DMS.
Open enrollment for Wilson County Schools is underway. Four schools are open, including Carroll-Oakland Elementary, Watertown Elementary, Watertown Middle, and Watertown High School. Parents who are interested can get an application at www.wcschools.com and look for the Open Enrollment tab. Applications are due by Tuesday, March 31.
Thursday, January 29, 2015
To see the latest artwork from Hatch Show Print and to learn the history of the Hatch family, visit: hatchshowprint.com/
Financial Fitness Friday is an initiative taking place at all Regions locations throughout Regions 16 state footprint. For more information on the program or to learn about how you can utilize these free services, visit www.regions.com/advice.rf.
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
The Tennessee Highway Patrol is accepting applications for the 2015 Citizens' Trooper Academy in March. To apply, visit: www.tn.gov/safety.
Nashville Metropolitan Transit Authority and Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee will hold five public meetings regarding proposed improvements for its biannual system changes, including a new BRT lite service for Charlotte Avenue. More information can be found here.
Vince Gill joined Frontier Communications, Dish Network and CoBank to announce a city revitalization contest. Multiple towns, including Cookeville, are bidding for a chance to win millions of dollars to invest in their communities. For more information, click here.
The new state maps are out for 2015. If you would like a copy, you can downtown one from TDOT's website or order one online.
Dollywood Entertainment is holding auditions in Nashville for their 2015 season. Auditions will be held on Saturday, January 17, at Rocketown on 4th Avenue South. Visit Dollywood's website for more details.
There are several locations in the Middle Tennessee area that offer free mammograms and clinical breast exams to women without insurance. Click here for the full list of locations.
Community leaders want anyone possible to attend a listening session with Fort Campbell and Army leaders on January 20 to explain the importance of keeping soldiers here. The meeting will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. at the Fort Campbell Family Resource Center (FRC) located at 1501 William C. Lee Road. Attendees can enter at Gate 1 with a valid photo ID card, beginning at 4 p.m. Attendees will be allowed entrance to the FRC building beginning at 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
To sign up to volunteer for Hands On Nashville on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, go to www.hon.org/mlkday
Tennessee State Parks is interested in finding out what park visitors think about Bledsoe Creek State Park's current condition, in addition to their thoughts on amenities, recreation activities and the various services they seek when selecting any park to visit. The survey is available through Jan. 30, and can be accessed by visiting on.nc5.co/14qO8gl.
Information about the lottery computer program failure is available at mnps.org.
Friday, January 9, 2015
A woman who recently found 336 cans of cream of celery soup on her porch has now created a non-profit.
Thursday, January 8, 2015
For more information on this year's Bonnaroo, visit their website or call 1-844-ROO-2015.
TDOT has been getting a lot of attention lately with their safety messages, including one that says, "Eyes on the road and head out of your apps." Now they're giving residents the chance to come up with even better ones: TDOT Safety Message Contest