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Road Closures announced for downtown Nashville NASHVILLE: The Country Music Association proudly reveals the initial artist lineup for this year’s CMA Fest. Now in its 47th year, CMA Fest has scheduled hundreds artists performing on 11 stages throughout downtown Nashville Thursday through Sunday, June 7-10. Last year’s CMA Fest drew sold-out crowds and the…

TDOT has annoucned the following construction from May 31-June 6: DAVIDSON COUNTY, Resurfacing on I-24 from SR 6 to the I-40 Westbound Ramps and Bridge Rehab on I-24 over Spring St. and Oldham St.   Thursday, May 31 and Friday, June 1, 8PM-5AM, There will be alternating lane closures on…

NASHVILLE: The Frist Art Museum has unveiled the completely renovated Martin ArtQuest Gallery (MAQ) to the public. The award-winning, hands-on art-making space has served as a premier destination for families, children, and school groups to explore art. The updated gallery features enhanced activities focused on creative collaboration, critical thinking, and communication…

MEMPHIS: The Central Gardens Association in Memphis will host this year’s Central Gardens Home & Garden Tour, slated for Sunday, September 9.  Central Gardens is a National Historic District and with 1,350 of our residences and churches listed on the National Historic Register. In numbers, Central Gardens comprises 83 blocks covering 511 acres….

MEMPHIS: The music is heating up as summer rolls into Memphis! Come to the most iconic street in America and enjoy the FREE KIX on Beale Concert Series. Starting Thursday, June 14th at Handy Park you can hear Dylan Scott, Joe Nichols and more. All shows are open to the public and…

Subtropical Storm Alberto will make landfall on the Gulf Coast today and is expected to become a tropical depression as it approaches and moves across the mid state Tuesday into Tuesday night. Storm total rainfall associated with Alberto is expected to range from around 1.0 inch across Upper Cumberland Region to around 2.0 inches across Nashville…

With hurricane season due to start on June 1, the first sub- tropical storm of the season has already formed and is aimed at the gulf Coast. Sub-tropical storm Alberto is picking up speed and heading toward the Gulf Coast, bringing plenty of rain into the Southern States. The storm will…

CLARKSVILLE: Visit Clarksville and the Montgomery County Veterans Coalition will host the fourth annual Welcome Home Veterans Celebration from September 12-16, with numerous activities planned to celebrate and honor veterans, with an emphasis on Vietnam veterans. Activities for the 2018 Welcome Home Veterans Celebration include: Lee Greenwood will be performing a free concert…

NASHVILLE: Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Commissioner Shari Meghreblian today announced the winners of the 2018 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Awards. Winners will be recognized for their achievements and positive impact on the state’s natural resources in an awards ceremony to be held in Franklin…

Although Hurricane season doesn’t officially begin until June 1, the first tropical weather system — subtropical storm Alberto — has formed and is poised to move into the Gulf of Mexico over this holiday weekend. This storm is expected to bring  the threat of flash flooding, rip currents, strong winds, coastal flooding…

NASHVILLE – Motorists won’t be delayed by road construction as they travel Tennessee’s highways this Memorial Day weekend. The Tennessee Department of Transportation will suspend all construction-related lane closures on interstates and state routes beginning at 12:00 noon on Friday, May 25 through 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 29. This will provide maximum roadway capacity for motorists expected…

NASHVILLE: The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today announced that Nashville will be one of 15 markets that will welcome the 2019 edition of the Concacaf Gold Cup summer of 2019. The games scheduled to be played in countries outside of the US, Canada, and…

CLARKSVILLE: The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is gearing up for summer with a full schedule of camps and programs for youths of all ages. Parents are reminded that registration numbers are limited for all camps, so register early. Registration is available online at www.CityofClarksville.com/ParksRec or in person at the…

NASHVILLE:  The National Football League has announced that Nashville will host the 2019 NFL Draft, which will take place April 25-27, 2019. The Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp, in partnership with the Tennessee Titans, led the bid process for the NFL Draft on behalf of the city. The 2019 NFL Draft…

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