Social Scene

Ballet Ball Kickoff The Ballet Ball Kickoff was held at the home of Katie and Kevin Crumbo, where the dates for the ball and accompanying parties were announced. The Ballet…

Teen mistakenly released from custody apprehended by Juvenile Crime Task Force

A Nashville teenager who was mistakenly released from jail after being ordered held in relation to a stranger aggravated robbery/ aggravated kidnapping case is now back in custody after the…

City of Forest Hills hosts free panel on “Beginner’s Guide to Backyard Composting”

The City of Forest Hills’ Cultural and Natural Resources Committee is hosting “Beginner’s Guide to Back- yard Composting” Oct. 24 to educate community residents on the topic. In partnership with…

Mayor John Cooper announces staff appointments

John Cooper who is now Davidson County’s ninth mayor has announced appointments to his team as well as other changes within the administration. During his first week, he met with…

Mayor Cooper rescinds Briley’s executive order

On Monday, October 14, Mayor John Cooper released the following statement regarding Executive Order No. 11: “I am rescinding Mayor Briley’s Executive Order No. 11. The order, as written, provides…

AAA: National average gas prices decline with the Fall driving season underway

Tennessee Gas Prices are holding steady. Today’s average is $2.35, which is the same as yesterday, but half a cent higher than last week’s average. Compared to last month, the…

Survey findings offer critical insights into Nashville’s health

Obesity and poor mental health are two indicators of how healthy area residents are compared to other cities of comparable size, and under- score the role social determinants play in…

TDH statement on outbreak of vaping-associated lung injuries

The Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) has received reports of 49 cases of serious lung injury among people who use electronic cigarettes or other vaping devices. This is an immediate…

Optimism lives, even in prison

If 1,000 impossible thoughts become reality and 1,000 more are proven to be true, and when we look back in time, we find a million impossible possibilities that are now…