Entries by Press Release Center

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Register Now for 2018 Guided Waterfall and Wildflower Tours

Press Release from the State of Tennessee, March 20, 2018: NASHVILLE – Tennessee State Parks is offering vacation packages that take visitors on guided tours through some of the state’s most scenic waterfalls, swimming holes and wildflower trails. Spring, summer and fall tours will take participants through Tennessee’s Highland Rim and Cumberland Plateau, an area […]

$9.6M for Industrial Site Preparation Sent to TN Communities

Press Release from the Office of Governor Bill Haslam, March 21, 2018: NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe announced today that 25 communities will receive more than $9.6 million in Site Development Grants. The Site Development Grant program is part of the larger Rural Economic Opportunity Act […]

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Appalachian Center for Craft Connects Kids with Art Skills

Press Release from Tennessee Tech University, March 21, 2018: Middle schoolers learn crafts hands-on at Craft Center Tennessee Tech University’s Appalachian Center for Craft hosted students from Janis Nunnally’s eighth grade art class from Upperman Middle School as part of its Outreach Program recently. Students chose a medium in which to work and got hands-on […]

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TFA: Similarities Seen in Speaker Harwell’s Handling of Guns, Medical Pot

Press Release from the Tennessee Firearms Association, March 22, 2018: Rep. Jeremy Faison expresses frustration with a “special kind of stupid” as one of Beth Harwell’s House committees continues to play games with his legislation on medical marijuana. Tennessee Firearms Association wants to recognize with appreciation the frustration that has caused Rep. Jeremy Faison to […]

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TTU Grads Tops in Loan Repayment in TN

Press Release from Tennessee Tech University, March 13, 2018: Tech is ranked first in Tennessee among public colleges and universities, and second in the state overall once private institutions are considered, by both groups. Nationally, Tech is ranked #83 by Student Loan Report and #121 by LendEDU. “College is a significant investment,” said Tech President […]

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Comptroller’s Office Reviews TBI’s Fiscal Operations and Makes Recommendations

Press release from the Office of Tennessee Comptroller Justin P. Wilson, January 16, 2018: The Tennessee Comptroller’s Office has released a special report examining several aspects of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s fiscal operations, including an analysis of TBI’s budget, the procurement of its Pilatus airplane, staffing, and grants and contracts. The special report was […]

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Bredesen-Chaired Solar Firm Lands Multinational Oil Company Investment

Press Release from the Silicon Ranch Corp., Jan. 15, 2018: Shell Acquires Interest in Silicon Ranch Corporation Platform Investment aligns Shell with best-in-class U.S. developer, owner, and operator of solar facilities NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Silicon Ranch Corporation, a leading U.S. developer, owner, and operator of solar energy plants, announced today that […]

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Acclaimed Percussion Group Coming to TTU

PRESS RELEASE from Tennessee Tech University: The Sandbox Percussion quartet will perform in the Wattenbarger Auditorium of Tennessee Tech University’s Bryan Fine Arts Building Friday, Oct. 20 at 7:30 p.m. Sandbox Percussion has established themselves as a leading proponent in this generation of contemporary percussion chamber music. Brought together by their love of chamber music […]

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TWRA’s Phone App Updated

PRESS RELEASE from the State of Tennessee, Oct. 11, 2017: Goal to Help Users Easily Discover Outdoors Opportunities NASHVILLE — For nearly a quarter-million users of the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s ‘On The Go 2.0’ smartphone app, finding a place in Tennessee to hunt, fish, boat, and view wildlife has become easier than ever. “We […]