Top Tennessee officials say nearly $20 million in broadband accessibility grants have been awarded to help support nearly 31,000 underserved residents. 

  NASHVILLE — When Jose Cojom’s house collapsed around his family in a tornado that struck after midnight, he knew his life was going to get much harder. But that was just the beginning. A few weeks later, the restaurant where he cooks closed its doors because of the coronavirus

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An outbreak of the new coronavirus at a Tennessee nursing home has forced the facility to be temporarily closed for cleaning with dozens of residents and staff members sent into quarantine, Gov. Bill Lee’s office and a hospital said Sunday night. 

Tennessee has landed a $476,000 federal grant to support the mental health needs of victims of deadly tornadoes earlier this month.


  Gov. Bill Lee announced Monday a $40.8 billion budget proposal which takes into consideration mental health support for Tennessee students.

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Tennessee motorists are now able to apply for personalized license plates online. 

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Health officials in Tennessee say a second person in the state has died from a vaping-related respiratory illness.


Gov. Bill Lee is defending his decision to declare Oct. 10 a "day of prayer, humility and fasting."

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Records show candidates, political organizations and elected officials in Tennessee owe two state agencies nearly $2 million.

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Tennessee lawmakers are considering whether to seek one of the nation's strictest abortion bans, after being reminded by legal experts that such laws have repeatedly been struck down in court.