Tag: Nashville

52:95=Statewide

As Trace noted in Morning Coffee, there are 52 Counties in Tennessee that saw significant damage as a result of the storms that launched the month of May. Hardeman and McNairy Counties saw an EF-3 tornado that cut a 30…

Five Minutes

Southern Beale has lost her neighbors to the Nashville Flood. They had just bought a new car and were trying to make it to church Sunday morning. Five minutes after they left home came a call that church was cancelled.…

A Question Of Charter Schools

Mike Byrd at his new spiffy website talks about charter schools and asks a question. Why not create an indigenous, community-based, self-reliant, grassroots public model to empower kids to higher performance instead of depending on wealthy, largely white corporations that flock…

‘What’s Your Solution?’

That’s what Gov. Phil Bredesen is asking in this morning’s piece from Jeff Woods at the City Paper. That makes the budget hole as high as $150 million by Ramsey’s own estimation. The governor clearly is frustrated by all the…