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  • Education commissioner visits West Tennessee February 11, 2016
    MAURY CITY, Tenn.-Education Commissioner Candice McQueen made a visit to Maury City Elementary School Wednesday morning. McQueen’s visit is part of her ‘Classroom Chronicles’ tour, where she hopes to visit 10,000 teachers across the state. “It’s ultimately become an opportunity for us to take back information successes, challenges, things that we are seeing on the […]
  • New supermarket set to open in Milan, accepting applications February 11, 2016
    MILAN, Tenn.-A new supermarket chain, set to open in Milan, gets closer to opening day. Ruler Foods began construction back in October in the old E.W. James building. Officials said although there is no grand opening date set just yet, the store is expected to open sometime next month. The store is currently accepting applications […]
  • Job listing for TN ready test causes controversy February 11, 2016
    JACKSON, Tenn.-A job advertisement from the company that oversees the troubled TN Ready test is raising eyebrows. The Tennessee Education Association said Measurement Inc. posted a job listing on Craiglists asking for “no experience necessary” workers to help grade their standardized tests. The listing has since been taken down. The TEA calls it troubling for […]
  • Police ask residents to be vigilant after recent burglary arrest February 11, 2016
    MEDINA, Tenn.-Following an arrest in a recent string of burglaries near Medina, officers are asking residents to take some precautions. Police arrested a man, Monday, connected to three burglaries in Medina and 10 others in the county, but police said their area has been targeted by others as well in recent weeks. Officers said although […]
  • Police: Drug dealer’s attempt to intimidate officer fails February 11, 2016
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Nashville police say a suspected drug dealer’s attempt to intimidate two Gang Unit detectives, by firing his gun repeatedly in the air, has landed the man in Jail. Police say the two detectives were conducting surveillance when they saw 23-year-old Mohammed B. Al-Khafiy engage in an apparent drug deal. Authorities say […]

RSS Entertainment News

  • Fantasy sports companies defend embattled industry February 11, 2016
    BOSTON (AP) — Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable despite a rocky start to 2016.
  • Apple co-founder is bringing us an even nerdier 'Comic Con' February 11, 2016
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak had a front row seat as the personal computer began to reshape society. So it made perfect sense to him to bring a convention meshing technology with pop culture to Silicon Valley.
  • Kanye names album 'The Life of Pablo' - but who's Pablo? February 11, 2016
    Kanye West has finally explained the title of his long-awaited album on the eve of its release -- for the most part. West had repeatedly given different titles for his seventh studio album including "Swish" and "Waves" before announcing that he had settled on "T.L.O.P." without saying what it stood for. Many social media users […]
  • Apple co-founder is bringing us an even nerdier 'Comic Con' February 11, 2016
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak had a front row seat as the personal computer began to reshape society. So it made perfect sense to him to bring a convention meshing technology with pop culture to Silicon Valley.
  • 7 innocents spend time in jail for new TV show February 11, 2016
    NEW YORK (AP) — Seven innocent civilians agreed to spend two months in an Indiana jail and have their experiences filmed for an A&E Network series, "60 Days In," that will air starting next month.
  • Cudlitz's 'Walking Dead' 'stache has its own Twitter account February 11, 2016
    NEW YORK (AP) — On "The Walking Dead," Michael Cudlitz's character, Abraham Ford, is known for his bright red hair and distinctive Fu Manchu-like mustache.

RSS Music News

  • Melissa McCarthy Is Adorably Clueless About Kanye West's Music in SNL Promo
    Melissa McCarthy, who'll host Saturday Night Live f or the fourth time this weekend, is a messy delight in the promo featuring her and Vanessa Bayer having a little girl time while getting their nails done. Kanye West tweets that Bill Cosby is innocent After being slightly taken aback by a color named ... Read […]
  • Bartoli, Max Martin win Polar Music Prize
    STOCKHOLM (AP) — Italian opera singer Cecilia Bartoli who brought back "long-lost music" to listeners and Swedish hit songwriter Max Martin have won the 2016 Polar Music Prize, the prize committee said Wednesday.
  • Paris music hall where 89 were killed to reopen this year
    PARIS (AP) — The owners of the Paris concert hall where 89 people were massacred by Islamic extremists say they are aiming to host music shows again before the end of the year.
  • iHeartRadio Music Awards announces 2016 nominees
    The iHeartRadio Music Awards have announed the list of nominees for the third annual ceremony, reports Billboard. Taylor Swift and the Weeknd have both received seven nominations each, with Adele receiving five. Selena Gomez, Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith are just some of the other artists up for awards at this year's ceremony.
  • With costumes, beads, music, New Orleans marks Fat Tuesday
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Dressed in elaborate costumes, dancing to the beat of brass bands and clamoring for beads from passing floats, thousands of people gathered in the streets of New Orleans to mark the culmination of the famous Mardi Gras celebration Tuesday.

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