By Mike Osborne
Murfreesboro, TN – Middle Tennessee State University gets the fall semester underway with a full slate of activities this weekend.
Nashville, TN – Justice Adolpho A. Birch Jr., the first African American Chief Justice of the Tennessee State Supremem Court, has died at the age of 78.
Knoxville, Tenn. – TVA is planning to "sell" one if it's nuclear reactors in a complicated financial scheme designed to generate the cash required to build another nuclear reactor.
Murfreesboro, TN – The Scarritt-Bennett Center in Nashville will host a "generative" poetry workshop mid-October; participants must apply before September first.
Nashville, TN – A federal jury in Nashville has convicted three "Vice Lord" gang members for their roles in two gang fued slayings in the Murfreesboro area.