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Tennessee promoting new moonshine-NASCAR trail

June 25th, 2010 1:32 pm by Associated Press

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee tourism officials see gold in them there hills where moonshine stills once bubbled and bootleggers hauled illegal whiskey in fast cars. They are trying to lure free-spending visitors to retrace the mountain roads where "

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State, local governments slashing spending

June 25th, 2010 4:54 am by Staff Report

According to a USA Today report states and local governments are slashing spending on schools, roads, offices and other construction projects so fast that even federal stimulus money hasn't filled in the gap.Investment in infrastructure is on pace to drop

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Bredesen tells UT board to quit whining

June 25th, 2010 4:45 am by Joan Garrett

KNOXVILLE -- Speaking to the UT board for the first time in seven years, Gov. Phil Bredesen delivered tough words Thursday, telling officials to stop whining about falling state appropriations and be more careful about whom they choose as the system's nex

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Driver's license office sued over immigrant's seized ID

June 25th, 2010 4:41 am by Chris Echegaray

The Tennessee Department of Safety is facing a class-action lawsuit after at least two driver's license station workers confiscated a Hispanic woman's proof of citizenship, returning it so badly damaged it had to be replaced. Nashville immigration atto

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