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2014-09-26 08:23:49

Only Days Left For Endangered Nashville Site NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As a local developer threatens to erase one of Music City's most important landmarks, a growing group of preservationists and concerned citizens are organizing to save it from demolition. Considered to be the most important music history site on Music Row, legendary RCA Victor Studio A is slated for demolition as early as December, to be replaced with retail space and...

2014-09-25 23:11:01

Experiential agency continues work with university campuses in Knoxville, TN to bring interactive experiences to University of Tennessee. (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Brightline Interactive, in partnership with Blaine Construction, has brought two new interactive experiences to the University of Tennessee’s Anderson Training Center. The experiences live in the lobby of the newly constructed Anderson Training Center, providing a layer of interaction with all visitors immediately upon...

2014-09-25 16:22:12

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Tennessee Valley Authority announced Wednesday that it has priced $1 billion of new 10-year global power bonds with an interest rate of 2.875 percent - TVA's first new 10-year power bond offering since 2012. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100304/TVALOGO TVA receives no funding from taxpayers, and pays its own way with revenues from power sales and power program financings. The proceeds from the sale will be used...

2014-09-25 12:26:51

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Athlon Media Group (AMG) President/CEO Chuck Allen today announced that Tracey Altman has been promoted to Executive Vice President/Sales, Marketing, Digital & Content. Altman will lead strategy for the Nashville-based publisher of newspaper-distributed magazines, which recently acquired Parade and Dash magazines and related digital assets from Advance Publications. She has deep roots in the newspaper-distributed magazine...

2014-09-25 12:21:47

"Nashville's New Music in New York" Celebrates the Opry's Birthday and Country Music Month with Performances by The Swon Brothers, Dustin Lynch, and Kristian Bush of Sugarland DALLAS, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of the Grand Ole Opry's Birthday and Country Music Month, the Opry and Southwest Airlines(®) (NYSE: LUV) are returning to the heart of New York City for a second annual series of free acoustic performances at the Southwest Porch at Bryant Park. Nashville's...

2014-09-19 23:02:33

Mediaplanet today announces distribution of its first cross-platform edition of "Climate Change," a campaign that aims to encourage readers to think more proactively about their own carbon footprint. Mediaplanet has united the leading organizations and thought leaders in the fight against climate change and created a unified collective voice, educating readers and inspiring them to reap the rewards of living sustainably. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 The print...

2014-09-19 12:25:12

Locations Inside Select CVS/pharmacy stores in Five Locations WOONSOCKET, R.I., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Five MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics are opening inside select CVS/pharmacy stores in the Memphis metropolitan area. Three clinics opened in Memphis and Cordova earlier this month. A fourth clinic will be added in Springfield on September 24 and a fifth clinic in Bartlett is expected to open October 22. MinuteClinic is the largest and fastest growing provider of walk-in medical...

2014-09-18 08:25:56

America's Favorite Bachelor to Release "For the Right Reasons" January 2015 NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After "The Bachelorette" broke his heart, Sean Lowe suspected his "nice guy" image hurt him. America disagreed. In his new book with New York Times best selling author Nancy French - "For the Right Reasons: America's Favorite Bachelor on Faith, Love, Marriage, and Why Nice Guys Finish First" (Nelson Books, January 27, 2015; ISBN: 978-0-718-01880-1) - Lowe takes...

2014-09-17 23:06:22

Leading Digital Marketing Firm Wins WebAwards Across Five Industries KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Pyxl, a leading digital marketing firm named to the 2014 Inc. 5000 list, announced today that it has won five WebAwards for websites across five different industries. The WebAwards are produced by the Web Marketing Association which is composed of Internet marketing, online advertising, PR, design and development professionals who help set the industry standard. After 17 years,...

2014-09-17 08:30:19

Safely and naturally supports healthy vaginal pH balance MADISON, Tenn., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Women everywhere know how frustrating a vaginal infection can be; these infections are not only uncomfortable, they're often also embarrassing and have a way of derailing the best-laid social plans. pH-D Feminine Health Support (http://ph-defense.com) is a new, over-the-counter product designed to promote vaginal health. It is an all-natural, homeopathic product. Odor,...


Latest Tennessee Reference Libraries

Tennessee Walking Horse
2014-08-12 13:49:36

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
2014-05-27 15:19:19

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...

2012-06-14 09:21:57

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

2012-06-15 05:53:02

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  ...

2012-06-15 05:53:03

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  ...

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Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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