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Among all states, Tennessee’s ranks 49th on breastfeeding practices according to the most recent CDC Survey of Maternity Practices in Infant Nutrition and Care (mPINC).
World Leading Mobile App Development Company Grand Opening in Conway to Include Visit from Governor Hutchinson FRANKLIN, Tenn. and CONWAY, Ark., Jan.
Annual St. Jude campaign asks holiday shoppers to "Give. To help them live." MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan.
-- Highest Honor for Workplace Safety -- SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan.
-Building new Facility to Localize Fuel-saving Technology- SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan.
With cancer in remission, legend celebrates new CD with Opry Store Signing NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan.
Non-profits need help all year long, not just during the holidays.
The World's Largest Obstacle Race Series Brings Elite Competition to Tennessee CHICAGO, Jan.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan.
The Tennessee walking horse, also known as the Tennessee walker, is a breed of gaited horse that was developed in the state of Tennessee in America. It was developed in 1790, when Canadian pacers and Narragansett Pacers were crossbred with American mustangs. The resulting horse was one with a smooth gait that was able to perform variety of tasks. Later, other breeds were introduced into the bloodline including Morgan horses, Thoroughbred horses, and American saddlebred horses. The foundation...
Great Smoky Mountains National Park is an American National Park located in the two states of North Carolina and Tennessee. The Great Smoky Mountains, from which the park received its name, are part of a small section of the Appalachian Mountain chain known as the Blue Ridge Mountains. The park holds 522,419 acres of federally protected land and was established in 1934, although Congress had sanctioned the development of the park in 1926. It is known as the first park to be funded in part...
Symbol: STTE12 Group: Lichen Family: Stereocaulaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Stereocaulaceae Genus Stereocaulon Hoffm. – snow lichen Species Stereocaulon tennesseense H. Magn. ex Degel. – Tennessee snow lichen
Symbol: LEEXL Group: Dicot Family: Brassicaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48 N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:KY Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class ...
Symbol: LEEXE Group: Dicot Family: Brassicaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48 N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:GA, TN Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class ...