Memphis fire station staffing thinned by protest

Posted: 07/13/2014 - There should have been 10 firefighters on duty during a weekend shift at one of Memphis' fire stations, but only six were working — and some of those were fill-ins for regulars who called in sick.

Zoning staff wants smaller Ryman billboard

Posted: 07/12/2014 - A zoning commission's staff in Nashville is recommending approval of expansion plans for the Ryman Auditorium with one alteration -- that a proposed digital billboard be downsized.

FERC: Pipeline wouldn't harm environment

Posted: 07/12/2014 - A federal agency has determined that a proposal to build a natural gas pipeline across Todd County, Kentucky, that would serve Clarksville, Tennessee, would not adversely affect area landowners or the environment.

John Seigenthaler, Tennessee journalist, dies

Posted: 07/11/2014 - John Seigenthaler, the journalist who edited The Tennessean newspaper, helped shape USA Today and worked for civil rights during the Kennedy administration, has died. He was 86.
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Leaders of 'Blue Flu' protest unknown in Memphis

Posted: 07/11/2014 - Memphis officials say no one has stepped forward as a leader of city police officers and firefighters who have called in sick to protest changes to their health insurance benefits.

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