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    Legislation Moves Sales Tax Holiday Date
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  • Pick Tennessee Launches New eCookbook

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  • Tennessee Promise Saturday

    Promise students encouraged to volunteer at Tennessee State Parks on July 23

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  • Local Before It Was Cool

    "Pick Tennessee" Celebrates 30 Years

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  • Spring into Summer Learning

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  • No Tennessee Child Should Go Hungry

    Join the effort to help ensure Tennessee's children receive the food they need.

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  • Tennessee County Profile Tool

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  • Why Work Matters

    The Business Case for Hiring People With Disabilities

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  • 2016 State of the State

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  • Tennessee’s Transportation Needs

    What do you want from our transportation system today and in the future?

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  • Fastest Improving in Education

    Tennessee students are fastest improving in U.S. since 2011

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  • 60,000 Students Apply for Tennessee Promise

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  • Protect Yourself With a Flu Shot

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  • kidcentral tn

    Visit kidcentraltn.com, Tennessee’s one-stop shop for information on children’s health, education, development and support.

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  • A Healthier Tennessee

    Join the movement and thousands of Tennesseans who are committed to being more active, eating healthier and feeling better.

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    • Temporary Closure of SR 128 in Hardin County

      Friday, July 01, 2016| 12:52pm

      JACKSON, Tenn. – Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will temporarily close a short section of SR 128 in Savannah/Hardin County for crews to safely excavate and replace a pre-cast box culvert. The closure will last approximately 10-14 days. A signed detour will be posted.

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    • Warden Doug Cook Passes Away At Age 63

      Friday, July 01, 2016| 11:33am

      PIKEVILLE - Bledsoe County Correctional Complex Warden Doug Cook, a 32-year veteran of the Tennessee Department of Correction, has passed away of apparent natural causes at his home.

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    • State Fire Marshal Launches First Annual Fire Prevention Video Contest

      Friday, July 01, 2016| 10:15am

      Lights. Camera. Fire Prevention! The State Fire Marshal’s Office (SFMO) invites Tennesseans to take a seat in the director’s chair and create a short video to draw awareness to the importance of fire safety. Through its inaugural Fire Prevention Video Contest, the SFMO hopes to reach residents of all ages with life-saving messages using two new jingles that emphasize the necessity of smoke alarms and the major role a closed door can play in reducing fire damage.

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