VOL. 40 | NO. 7 | Friday, February 12, 2016
SPECIAL EMPHASIS: HOMEBOUND HEALTH CARE
10K in U.S. will turn 65 each day through 2030
When Gov. Bill Haslam gave his annual State of the State address on February 1, he proposed a $34.8 billion plan providing new spending on colleges and universities, road projects and a large deposit into Tennessee’s emergency budget reserves.
If there’s a ‘one-stop shop’ in Knoxville for all things related to the elderly in the community, it’s the Community Action Committee Office on Aging.
Diana Brown Taylor has 18 years of experience in mental health care, working in home health, hospice, hospital, office and crisis settings.
DAVE LINK: UT SPORTS
Coach Butch Jones gave Tennessee football fans 21 more reasons for optimism heading into the 2016 season and beyond.
SAM STOCKARD: VIEW FROM THE HILL
Pushing a budget with more than $100 million for K-12 teacher pay raises, Gov. Bill Haslam says Tennessee is taking education to new levels by raising standards, linking teacher evaluations to student performance and expanding education options.
With the 2016 General Assembly at full tilt, state Sen. Richard Briggs – a retired Army colonel and surgeon – is fighting another battle, this time against Tennessee’s prescription drug epidemic.
The Professional Photographers of East Tennessee have announced the winners of its 2015 Annual Image Salon Competition.
Pure Foods opened its global headquarters and main manufacturing facility last week at Gateway Commerce Park in Kingsport.
TERRY McCORMICK: TENNESSEE TITANS
The Super Bowl is in the books, and so is the 2015 season.
BEHIND THE WHEEL
With the best warranty coverage of any minivan and an award-winning and inviting interior, the 2016 Kia Sedona is a must-see for anyone looking to buy a spacious and comfortable family ride.
You likely haven’t gotten to where you are today with a “head-in-the-sand” approach to managing your business.
I must confess: Valentine’s Day is very possibly my favorite holiday.
“Dictionaries are mazes in which judges are soon lost.” Thus said Judge Richard Posner (7th Circuit Court of Appeals) in a review of “Reading Law: The Interpretation of Legal Texts” by Justice Antonin Scalia and legal lexicographer Bryan Garner.
KAY'S COOKING CORNER
Buttermilk brings to mind good old-fashioned home cooking. My Granny used it in just about everything, and was never out of it.