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The Legislature has passed a bill that would bar cities in Tennessee from decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana.

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A bill to prevent campaign funds from being invested in private companies is headed for Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's desk.


The Children's Law Center has named a new executive director of the nonprofit organization.

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

  A top official with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is the keynote speaker at a meeting involving area business leaders Thursday in Benton.

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Anticipation is building in Hopkinsville for this summer’s total solar eclipse. The city will hold a community forum Tuesday night and will welcome two speakers from the University of California at Berkeley. 

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Bowling Green organizers are planning a local March for Science in support of the national event on April 22, which is Earth Day.

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More than two hundred high school students from the region are expected to attend Murray State University’s first annual Math Day on Tuesday.

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Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area will conduct a prescribed burn in the Franklin Creek area this week.


West Kentucky Community and Technical College is splitting Work Ready Skills funding with regional partners.

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The Tennessee  attorney general's office says a bill that would require all state license plates to bear the words "In God We Trust" is constitutionally suspect.