Media Advisories

Jobs, Education and Other Valuable Resources at Veterans Outreach Event and Job Fair in McNairy County

Thursday, March 06, 2014 | 11:05 am

NASHVILLE – Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs (TDVA) is partnering with State Senator Dolores Gresham (R-Somerville) as well as several federal and state partners to ensure Veterans, dependents and surviving family members get access to employment opportunities, educational resources, mental health and substance abuse services, business resources and claims assistance. 

United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services as well as the University of Memphis, Jackson State Community College and Freed-Hardeman University will participate in the TDVA Veterans Outreach Event and Job Fair on Friday, March 7 from 10am to 2pm at Selmer Community Center in McNairy County.  Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security will participate to offer Commercial Driving Certification for qualified Veterans as well as to recruit Veterans for open positions.   Tennessee Department of Correction, Tennessee Bureau of Investigations and Tennessee Department of Military will also recruit Veterans.

Tennessee Dairy Promotion Committee to Meet March 20

Tuesday, March 04, 2014 | 12:37 pm

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Dairy Promotion Committee will meet March 20 at 9 a.m. CST in the Moss Administration Building at Ellington Agricultural Center, 440 Hogan Rd., Nashville, Tenn.

The agenda includes a review of the TDPC financials and the 2013 audit, a program update and planning the 2014 Tennessee advertising program. The meeting is open to the public. 

The Tennessee Dairy Promotion Committee comprises 11 members directly affected by the assessment paid by dairy producers for the promotion of milk and milk products. Membership is in proportion to the method of milk marketed either through agricultural dairy cooperatives or by direct sale.

Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs to Increase Focus to Include Employment, Education and Business Resources for Veteran Outreach Events

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 | 09:25 am

NASHVILLE – Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs (TDVA) is partnering with several federal and state partners to ensure Veterans, dependents and surviving family members get access to employment opportunities, educational resources, mental health and substance abuse services, business resources and claims assistance. 

United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services as well as public higher education institutions, private higher education institutions and technical schools will participate in upcoming TDVA Outreach Events.  Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security will participate to offer Commercial Driving Certification for qualified Veterans as well as to recruit Veterans for open positions.   Tennessee Department of Correction, Tennessee Bureau of Investigations and Tennessee Department of Military will also recruit Veterans.

Media Advisory

Monday, February 24, 2014 | 11:57 am

Memphis, Tenn. – As work continues on the I-40/I-240 Interchange, significant changes that will impact traffic in several areas are scheduled for the first quarter of 2014.

Lane Closures on I-65 in Williamson County This Weekend for Bridge Repairs

Thursday, February 20, 2014 | 03:45 pm

Lane Closures on I-65 in Williamson County This Weekend for Bridge Repairs

 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) contract crews will close lanes on I-65 South in Williamson County this weekend in order to perform repairs to the State Route 840 bridge that crosses over the interstate.

Saturday, February 22, 2014 beginning at midnight through Sunday, February 23rd, 2014 at 8:00 p.m., two lanes of I-65 southbound at State Route 840 (mile marker 59) will be closed. One lane will remain open.