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2017 Mitsubishi Mirage GT

The 2017 Mitsubishi Mirage GT continues to be a smartly designed vehicle that delivers in style, fuel-efficiency, price and practicality. But there have been a few enhancements made that make it even more desirable to own and drive. There’s a new redesigned steering wheel, shift panel and air condit...

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2017 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum 4WD

The 2017 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum 4WD is equipped for adventure No other SUV in this class gives you the choice of 2WD, 4WD, and Auto Modes. Turn the available All-Mode® 4×4-i dial, located just behind the gearshift, to lock into 4WD on rough terrain and in varying weather. Turn it again to s...

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Construction Companies Hurting for Workforce

By Clint Confehr FRANKLIN, TN — There’s a shortage of trained skilled workers for builders and contractors, according to employers and associates here for a construction manager’s open house. It’s not just because of Middle Tennessee’s building boom. It’s the aging of skilled construction workers, c...

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Nissan Grants a Response to Racial Unrest

By Clint Confehr FRANKLIN, TN — Established in response to Los Angeles riots against acquittal of policemen charged with beating Rodney King, the Nissan Foundation is announcing grants in June to honor cultural diversity. “The Nissan Foundation is committed to enriching people’s lives … where Nissan...

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Civil Rights Icons, Lee Sisters Honored on the State House Floor

NASHVILLE, TN — The Tennessee House of Representatives recognized Memphis Civil Rights Icons: the Lee Sisters in person on the House floor on Thursday, April 20th. The Legislature passed a resolution honoring the Lee Sisters for being essential warriors in the fight against the injustices of the Jim...

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Ingram Family Honors Father With Gift to Vanderbilt

NASHVILLE, TN — Three Ingram family members are making gifts totaling $20 million to name Vanderbilt University’s newest College Hall in honor of their late father, E. Bronson Ingram, who served on the Board of Trust for nearly three decades and led the board from 1991 to 1995. Robin Ingram Patton, ...

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New MLK Library Named for School’s Founder

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — MLK Magnet’s new library was dedicated to Dr. Samella Junior-Spence on Friday, April 21. The library is on the first floor of a new wing attached to the Pearl High School building on 17th Ave. N. that was built in 1937. The upper floors will have classrooms and the two...