Murfreesboro, TN – Dr. David Penn of the MTSU Business and Economic Research Center says today's unemployment numbers aren't as bad as they first appear; sees no sign yet of double-dip recession.
By Chip Walters
Murfreesboro, TN – Middle Tennessee's 97th football season begins on the road this weekend as Coach Rick Stockstill's team travels to West Lafayett, Indiana, to face the Perdue Boilermakers.
By Mike Osborne
Nashville, TN – The National Folk Festival held on Nashville' Bicentenntial Mall this weekend will feature 250 performers and seven stages. One of those stages will spotlight Tennessee performers.
Chattanooga, Tenn. – Closing arguments today in the million dollar lawsuit brought against the Sewanee school in conjunction with a 2008 rape case.
Murfreesboro, TN – The Murfreesboro Symphony Orchestra will begin it's 2011/12 performance season September 22, under the leadership of new Music Director Joseph Lee.
Murfreesboro, TN – The National Folk Festival will celebrate its 73rd anniversary in Nashville this weekend. More than 200 performers will appear on 7 stages during the three day event on the Bicentennial Mall.
Knoxville, Tenn. – Farmers in East Tennessee are growing switch grass for a biofuels study being conducted by the University of Tennessee and Dupont.
Nashville, TN – Ten years after 9/11, a poll conducted by the Nashville based United Methodist Church discovers terrorism is no longer a pressing concern for most Americans.
Nashville, TN – Memorial services are being held today for Tennessee's first black State Supreme Court Justice. Judge Adolpho Birch died Thursday at 78.
Nashville, TN – A Tennessee legislative task force is studying how to correct a projected shortfall in lottery scholarship funds. Raising student qualificaitons is one proposal under consideration.