NASHVILLE — Senate Speaker Bo Watson (R-Hixson) expressed his support today for legislation giving teachers and principals the choice to include or exclude student’s TNReady results from faculty evaluations. “I’m as frustrated and aggravated as everyone else,” said Sen. Watson. “We need to alleviate the concerns expressed by students, teachers, principals and parents about this test, which […]
NASHVILLE (News Channel 5) – A bill in legislature would increase the minimum amount of time a light could be yellow on a traffic signal in Tennessee from three seconds to five seconds. The bill, sponsored by republican state representative Andy Holt of Dresden, was discussed in committee Wednesday. It was proposed with the intention […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A 65-year-old woman has been arrested after investigators recovered more than 300 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop. Officials with Metro Nashville Police said Deborah Berrelleza was taken into custody after being pulled over by officers. Agents with the Drug Enforcement Administration alerted the Tennessee Highway Patrol that a couple of […]
Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam announced the results of a return on investment study on the “Soundtrack of America, Made in Tennessee” brand campaign, during a special event at Tennessee Hospitality & Tourism Association’s Day on the Hill.