Ford Pledges to Work With Community Near Future Factory | Business News

By ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press BROWNSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Ford Motor Co. Officials on Tuesday pledged to be good neighbors to those in rural west Tennessee who live near the automaker’s planned electric truck factory, a project expected to create thousands of jobs and change the face of the region. More than 200 people attended … Read more

Tennessee governor signs campaign finance and ethics bill

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee has signed off on a new campaign finance and ethics face-lift, bucking objections from some of the state’s most influential advocacy groups who opposed the measure. “I think that transparency is a good idea,” Lee told reporters earlier this month. “I think that whenever we have transparency … Read more

Tennessee Governor Signs Campaign Finance and Ethics Bill | Tennessee News

By KIMBERLEE KRUESI, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee has signed off on a new campaign finance and ethics face-lift, bucking objections from some of the state’s most influential advocacy groups who opposed the measure. “I think that transparency is a good idea,” Lee told reporters earlier this month. “I think … Read more

McCallie tennis coach credits senior leadership for third straight state title

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Awarded a No. 1 national ranking earlier this year, the McCallie tennis team could have shied away from the lofty label. Instead, the Blue Tornado embraced it all season. They wanted all the smoke that came from getting everybody’s best fire in each and every match. And as it showed from the … Read more

Tennessee Students Take Business Proposals to ‘Shark Tank’ | Tennessee News

By DAVID McGEE, Bristol Herald Courier BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) – One by one Tuesday afternoon, about a dozen Holston View Elementary fifth-grade students stepped through a curtain into a dimly lit room and gave their best product pitch to a steely-eyed panel with questions aplenty. It marked the opening day for Holston View’s version of … Read more