Politics

Joseph Locher Announces Bid for County Commission

Apr 11, 2022 at 01:42 pm by CathyWatts

Joseph “Joey” Locher is a busy father of teenage twin daughters who is running for Rutherford County Commissioner in District 7. District 7 covers a large area bet.... Read More

Mediocrity is a Weak Foundation

Apr 11, 2022 at 07:46 am by Waterman 1

Sen. Marsha Blackburn’s imperious declaration on Twitter that she intended to “grill” Supreme Court nominee Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson was met by a collecti.... Read More

New Tennessee Legislation Extends Drop-in Child Care Hours

Apr 01, 2022 at 12:59 pm by Voice Wire

Tenn. State Rep. Bryan Terry, MD (R-Murfreesboro), on March 31 passed House Bill 2559 which will help with accommodations for child care during a normal workday. The bill exte.... Read More

Tennessee Public Schools are under assault by Republicans

Mar 29, 2022 at 08:00 am by Chloe Cerutti 4

Make no mistake about it, there is a well-orchestrated war being waged against Tennessee’s public school system.  This insidious effort to privatize and monetize th.... Read More

Dr. Anita Herron - A Servant's Servant

Mar 29, 2022 at 06:45 am by CathyWatts

Dr. Anita L. Herron describes herself as a servant’s SERVANT. That’s why she is running to be the next Rutherford County Commissioner in District 3. District 3 enc.... Read More

Frances Rosales Announces Candidacy for Rutherford County Board of Education

Mar 21, 2022 at 06:01 am by Voice Wire

Frances Rosales, a community volunteer and parent living in Rutherford County, has announced her candidacy for a seat on the Rutherford County School Board. A strong advocate.... Read More

Tidwell announces candidacy for the Rutherford County School Board, Zone 3 seat

Mar 17, 2022 at 02:27 pm by Voice Wire

Caleb Tidwell, a lifelong resident of Rutherford County, has announced his candidacy for the Rutherford County School Board, Zone 3 seat. A conservative and strong supporter.... Read More

Book Lady reviews: Maus

Mar 17, 2022 at 09:00 am by Ms.Shelly_booklady

In January this year, the school board for McMinn County, TN banned a graphic novel about the Holocaust. Whenever a book is banned there’s an outcry, and for good reason.... Read More

State House Candidate Gabriel Fancher announces Rick Sain as Treasurer

Mar 16, 2022 at 07:38 am by Voice Wire

Holloway High School English teacher and candidate for State House, Gabriel Fancher, announced the addition of longtime businessman and pharmacist Rick Sain as his campaign tr.... Read More

Absentee voting in Tennessee is complicated and difficult-- It's time to plan ahead

Mar 15, 2022 at 09:00 am by Chloe Cerutti

As one who has enjoyed and appreciated the convenience and ease of voting by mail in Washington State, let there be no mistake here, I’m a strong advocate and proponent.... Read More