Nashville, TN – One of Middle Tennessee's most innovative musicians is pushing the limits of his instrument once again. Bela Flek is set to debut a banjo concerto Thursday evening, backed by the Nashville Symphony Orchestra.
Chattanooga, Tenn. – Chattanooga area state representative says constituents are upset about Tennessee's new voter photo ID law; Coalition forms to help marginalized voters get their documents in order.
Murfreesboro, TN – MTSU kicks off its centennial celebration in grand style today; a "Blue" Tie Gala this evening; dedication of a 30 million dollar education building tomorrow afternoon; Homecoming game against Georgia Tech tomorrow evening.
Franklin, TN – A national Islamic rights group is expressing deep reservations about a weekend event in Franklin billed as a 9-11 memorial gathering. According to the Associated Press, three of the listed speakers are known for their anti-Muslim views.
Murfreesboro, TN – The TBI teamed with local police to conduct dozens of drug raids in stores and markets across Rutherford County. Officers seized recently outlawed synthetic drugs. The case is now in the hands of prosecutors.