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  1. Sumner County approves 17% property tax increase, $4,000 school employee raise

    Sumner County Commissioners approved a 34 cent increase per $100 of taxable property, in part to give school employees a $4,000 raise, The certified tax rate was $1.9284 and the new rate is $2.262. Additional Info...
  2. Women's Right to Vote: Nashville commemorates 19th Amendment with yearlong celebration

    On Aug. 18, 1920 the Tennessee General Assembly voted to approve women's suffrage thus becoming the 36th and final state needed to ratify the amendment to the U.S. Constitution. On Aug. 26, 1920, all women across the country were given the right to vote. Additional Info...
  3. Report finds increase in people spending 90 minutes or more commuting to work

    A report from ApartmentList states that workers commuting 90 minutes or more each way to work grew by 32% from 2005-2017. Dubbed "super commuters, those traveling 90 minutes or more were three times the 9% of those with commutes under 90 minutes. Additional Info...
  4. Year-long Centennial Park redesign to start this week

    A year-long project to redesign parts of Centennial Park will begin this week, according to Metro Parks officials. This will be Phase Two of the Centennial Park redesign. Pedestrians will see a lot of the improvements. Additional Info...
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