Articles by: Leah Terry

Some Recycling Required: Nashville Bans Cardboard From Trash Carts

Some Recycling Required: Nashville Bans Cardboard From Trash Carts

July 1, 2013 at 5:21 am

Starting this week, Nashvillians will no longer be allowed to put cardboard in their garbage.

To Reduce Homelessness In Nashville, Campaign Launches To House 200 Most Vulnerable

To Reduce Homelessness In Nashville, Campaign Launches To House 200 Most Vulnerable

June 5, 2013 at 1:31 am

Nearly 500 people are living in shelters and on the streets of Nashville, according to the results of a new survey the Metro Homeless Commission released Tuesday.

After Cleanup Of Spill At Radnor Lake, Piedmont Avoids Hay To Mend Site

After Cleanup Of Spill At Radnor Lake, Piedmont Avoids Hay To Mend Site

May 24, 2013 at 4:55 am

Piedmont Natural Gas is having to go to great lengths restoring plant life in Radnor Lake State Park after a slurry of water and clay spilled from a horizontal drilling operation. The company is laying down a new, larger pipeline that happens to cut through one of the most protected sites in the state.

DesJarlais Says IRS Officials Have Feigned Ignorance

DesJarlais Says IRS Officials Have Feigned Ignorance

May 22, 2013 at 5:21 pm

Tennessee Congressman Scott DesJarlais got in a few words as Internal Revenue Services officials testified to a House Oversight committee Wednesday. He asked the former IRS commissioner if he failed to report on conservative groups getting extra scrutiny because he thought it might hurt President Obama.