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9/3/2015 11:46:00 PM
Times Daily
MUSCLE SHOALS — Somewhere in the middle of the mile-wide Tennessee River is the line that divides Muscle Shoals and Florence. It’s the line that will be used to determine the good guys and the bad guys tonight at James F. Moore Stadium at Muscle Shoals…

9/3/2015 4:10:00 PM
Their first single for the label, “Tennessee River,” became a No. 1 record -- as did each of their singles for the label through the spring of 1987. Along the way, they won multiple Entertainer of the Year trophies from both the Academy of Country…

9/3/2015 1:56:00 PM
Macon County News
The Rotary Club of Franklin -- Daybreak held its second annual RiverFest on Saturday and welcomed visitors and locals to the Little Tennessee River and Greenway. The event kicked off with a 5k race along the Greenway. Daybreak Rotary's annual Ducky Derby…

9/3/2015 1:12:00 PM
FOX News
Outside magazine's readers chose this city of 173,000 along the Tennessee River Gorge as its No. 1 best place to live. Granted, the criteria may be skewed considering the nature-loving constituency, but Chattanooga also offers the prospect of tech jobs…

9/3/2015 12:03:00 PM
The Boot
Aldean and his band took the stage to perform and eight-minute medley of “Love in the First Degree,” “Tennessee River” and “The Closer You Get” to salute Alabama. The “Burnin’ It Down” hitmaker was on fire during the performance…

9/2/2015 2:02:00 PM
Laughing Place
Born on January 25, 1931, in Decatur, Alabama, Dean liked to fish in the nearby Tennessee River and sing; his father, a railroad worker, would accompany him on the guitar. At 15 he left home to pursue a singing career, picking up odd jobs as a coal loader…

9/2/2015 7:44:00 AM
ABC News
Aldean honored his heroes, Career Achievement Award recipients Alabama, with a medley of their hits, "Tennessee River," "Love in the First Degree" and "The Closer You Get." Alabama's frontman joked that Aldean performed those songs better than they did as…

9/2/2015 7:04:00 AM
The Boot
Aldean performed a medley of Alabama’s hits, including “Tennessee River,” “Love In the First Degree” and “The Closer You Get,” before presenting them with the Career Achievement Award. “When I was a kid, some of the first music I remember…

9/2/2015 6:43:00 AM
52 miles upstream from the point at which the Holston and French Broad Rivers converge to form the Tennessee River. (Source: TVA) NASHVILLE (WATE) – Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office is advising residents that a low-voltage electrical current are…

9/1/2015 11:31:00 PM
The color that's often most productive is what some call "Guntersville Green", which is a dark, slightly milky green shad resulting from the algae and nutrient that's always a part of this big Tennessee River flowage. Visibility in this water is typically…

9/1/2015 10:30:00 PM
ACM Awards 2015: All the Performances Ranked Worst to Best Next up was a career retrospective to Alabama, in which longtime fan Jason Aldean took to the stage to perform a medley of three of the group’s early hits -- “Tennessee River,” “Love In…

9/1/2015 9:07:00 PM
He called for a federal program to build dams on the Tennessee River to provide affordable electricity and spur economic growth throughout the upper South, a goal he attained in 1933. He also championed adoption of the 20th Amendment, which changed the…

9/1/2015 8:38:00 PM
The film, Voyage, was JAOPRO's first full-length film. It documented a group of people as they traveled down the Tennessee River to the Gulf of Mexico with no cell phones or access to the outside world. "When you tell people you are going on a river trip…

9/1/2015 3:29:00 PM
DO NOT CONTINUE ONTO THE SINGLE EASTBOUND LANE OF CUMBERLAND AVENUE. Coming from the south: Take Chapman Highway and cross the Tennessee River into downtown using either the Henley Bridge or the Gay Street Bridge. Or, drive northbound Alcoa Highway to…

9/1/2015 12:35:00 PM
Knoxville News Sentinel
DO NOT CONTINUE ONTO THE SINGLE EASTBOUND LANE OF CUMBERLAND AVENUE. Coming from the south: Take Chapman Highway and cross the Tennessee River into downtown using either the Henley Bridge or the Gay Street Bridge. Or, drive northbound Alcoa Highway to…

9/1/2015 12:57:00 AM
Times Free Press
Erwin Marine Sales currently operates boat sales, service and storage facilities throughout the Tennessee River Valley System, including locations on Chickamauga Lake by the Chickamauga Dam and on Honeycomb Creek near Huntsville, Ala. "We are excited to…

8/31/2015 4:41:00 PM
48 News
Emergency crews are being called to the scene of an overturned truck on northbound I-65. Viewers reported seeing the truck overturned north of the Tennessee River Bridge. They also reported ambulances, fire trucks and troopers en route to the area…

8/31/2015 3:29:00 PM
Leaf Chronicle
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Workers and volunteers with The American Red Cross of Tennessee River will visit the New Providence community on Sept. 19 as part of its Home Fire Preparedness Campaign to teach people how to react to home fires and to install smoke…

8/31/2015 12:58:00 PM
The city of Knoxville becomes the Vols city. The pageantry of Vol Walk, massive tailgates, and the beauty of Vol Navy docked outside the stadium on the Tennessee River is unsurpassed. Playing at Nissan is like an exhibition game. But that does not excuse…

8/31/2015 9:40:00 AM
Hotel News Resource
DoubleTree by Hilton Decatur Riverfront is owned and managed by Cooper Hotels. “With its amazing transformation and ideal setting on the banks of the Tennessee River and Steamboat Memorial Bridge, DoubleTree by Hilton Decatur Riverfront is poised to…

8/31/2015 7:55:00 AM
A wreck backed up traffic on the I-65 Tennessee River Bridge on Monday morning for over an hour. Our WAFF crew on the scene said it seemed to be a one-vehicle wreck…

8/30/2015 5:44:00 PM
Times Free Press
In Kamikaze Hang-Gliding, extra points would be awarded for jumping off Lookout Mountain and landing on a houseboat in the Tennessee River. ' Jack and Field. This would combine traditional track and field events with modest portions of Tennessee's iconic…

8/30/2015 5:22:00 AM
Moccasin Bend, just across the Tennessee River and to the west of downtown Chattanooga, has long been a central feature of the iconic view from the northern end of Lookout Mountain. Archeological evidence indicates humans have inhabited the bend for 12,000…

8/29/2015 12:25:00 PM
I dread to leave some things: like my warm bed, hot bath, fresh food, and clean clothes. I ache to leave others: like the Tennessee River, Chattanooga green, and my cat, Leona, curling up on me to sleep. Certain things I’ll miss: like Honest Pint with…

8/28/2015 10:49:00 PM
Times Daily
which is trying to raise money to create an “all tribes welcome center” at the historically significant site on the Tennessee River…

8/28/2015 6:05:00 PM
The Battle of the Bridge is the second longest rivalry in the state. The two schools are separated by a bridge crossing the Tennessee River which is where the big game gets the name. It’s not only students who get in on the good natured rivalry…

8/28/2015 11:00:00 AM
Shelby Star
They practiced crossing the Tennessee River on pontoon boats at night and learned how to move around in darkness. Headlamps on vehicles were painted black and paint was scratched off (about the size of a quarter) in the very center of each headlight…

8/28/2015 7:34:00 AM
Glide Magazine
Based in Florence just across the Tennessee River from the legendary musical town of Muscle Shoals, The Pollies succeed in bringing their own Southern sensibility to a sound that is grandiose and enchanting in a way that bleeds originality. Their sound is…

8/27/2015 3:40:00 PM
Times Free Press
"They wiped out a lot of the turtles in that part of the world, so the net keeps getting wider and wider," he said. "Today, we can go out on the Tennessee River and see turtles basking in the sun, and not realize that is a very special thing…

8/27/2015 8:27:00 AM
The four-day-long affair, now in its seventh year, includes everything from an employee baseball game to a concert by Karen Elson, and promises to turn the laid-back Tennessee River town into a fashion hub—if only for a long weekend. “Obviously…

8/27/2015 2:08:00 AM
Meridian Star
"We take care of the Tennessee River and all of its tributaries, for recreation, drinking water and economic development," Johnson said. "The reason we try to have low rates, and a good environment, is so we can attract jobs and investments to come to the…

8/26/2015 10:21:00 PM
Times Daily
The Tennessee River port has long been the Shoals’ primary industrial access point to inland waterways, and business has been good. Port director Hal Greer said the board of directors has acquired more land for storage…

8/26/2015 8:42:00 PM
FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – The downtown Florence area is full of history, but one piece of it seems to be missing: the old neon Coca-Cola sign that towered over the Tennessee River. Tommy Warren reached out to WHNT News 19 to help track the sign down…

8/26/2015 8:58:00 AM
Shelbyville Times-Gazette
The Watershed takes up quite a bit of land in Middle Tennessee, extending to New Johnsonville on the banks of the Tennessee River. "We're starting to support a Duck River Cleanup in all the other counties," Murphy said. Murphy expects the Duck River Agency…

8/26/2015 7:03:00 AM
Alexander City Outlook
Included among the highlighted agencies were the Domestic Violence Intervention Center, American Red Cross – Alabama Lakes Chapter, Girl’s Ranch, Salvation Army and Camp ASCCA. “Our superheroes are you, the donors, who make it possible for our…

8/25/2015 2:35:00 PM
Hartselle Enquirer
The City of Decatur was an important transportation site for the Confederate States of America during the Civil War due to the Memphis and Charleston’s railroad bridge crossing the Tennessee River. During the 1864 battle at Decatur, Confederate General…

8/25/2015 10:53:00 AM
5. Space is limited, so be sure to get your tickets today. The Spring Hill Suites is located at 495 Riverfront Parkway on the Tennessee River in Chattanooga…

8/25/2015 8:37:00 AM
The history of the Tennessee Valley Authority as well as modern commercial operations on the Tennessee River will be discussed. In addition to having a close-up view of current lock construction, voyagers will also have ample bird-watching opportunities…

8/24/2015 7:11:00 PM
Alexander City Outlook
It helps support the following agencies in Tallapoosa and Coosa counties: Alexander City Rescue Squad; American Red Cross-Alabama Lakes Chapter; ARISE Inc.; Boy Scouts Tukabatchee Area Council; Boys & Girls Clubs of the Lake Martin Area; Camp ASCCA/Easter…

8/24/2015 1:53:00 PM
Decatur Daily
Routine maintenance on the southbound Interstate 65 bridge over the Tennessee River remains scheduled for Tuesday through Thursday, the Alabama Department of Transportation said today. Work will close the right southbound lane from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m…

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