The State Fire Marshal's Office (SFMO) urges Tennesseans to place special focus on home fire safety during what has traditionally been the most tragic week for fire-related incidents in the Volunteer State.
U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) last week said that legislation he introduced to expand the boundary of Shiloh National Military Park to include three Civil War battlefields in Tennessee and Mississippi and designate Parker's Crossroads as an affiliated area of the National Park System will "honor our obligation as Americans to protect and preserve our heritage."
Well, here we are another week gone by! I hope you all had a blessed week. I have enjoyed seeing my grandson, Hunter since he has been home. He has so many friends though we only see him for little bits of time between friends.
Greetings to the people of Chester County everywhere, for this is a new week and we only have one more full week left in January, so let us give thanks to the Lord for all He has done for us in this week.
Buttercups sneak up to see weather close and personal. No problem - my buttercups bloom in snow. "Mother Nature" has her ways; God makes no mistakes, even with temps teasing bulbs and us from 30 to 70's. Remember 1-11-16 being 13 degrees?
U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) last week praised employees and volunteers at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park for their work in welcoming a record 11,312,785 visitors to the park in 2016, the U.S. National Park Service Centennial.
(Editor's note: This is the first in a series of therapeutic presentations (originally) developed for Tennessee correctional facilities. Al Price has worked as an individual and group counselor and as program director for an acute care psychiatric unit of a hospital.)
Jackson State Community College will host the American Society of Safety Engineers' Safety & Workers' Compensation Conference from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 9 in the auditorium of the McWherter Building.
West Tennessee Wave, a Henderson Club Volleyball team coached by Alex Britt and Sara Denton of the Freed-Hardeman University volleyball team, participated in the Icebreaker Tournament in Jonesboro, Ark., last weekend.
The Freed-Hardeman University Lion basketball team picked up its 11th win of the season Thursday night as they cruised to a convincing 98-51 victory over St. Louis College of Pharmacy in St. Louis, Mo.
The NAIA No. 1 ranked Freed-Hardeman University women's basketball team continued its undefeated streak Thursday, as they picked up a convincing 88-29 victory over St. Louis College of Pharmacy on the road in St. Louis, Mo.