The Hillsboro Globe

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News: Local, State, National and International

January 29, 2019


Filed under International News, MNPS News, Nashville News, News, Showcase, Tennessee News, US News

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Government Shutdown

Government Shutdown

Brayden Smith, reporter

January 25, 2019


Filed under Nashville News, News, US News

The United States Federal Government just concluded a 36 day partial shutdown, the longest in U.S. history. It has been reported by Associated Press that 8 billion dollars in revenue was lost during the shutdown and nearly half of that will be unrecoverable. President Trump signed a temporary bill that...

Iconic Nashville hot chicken restaurant closed due to fire

Iconic Nashville hot chicken restaurant closed due to fire

Associated Press Reports

December 31, 2018


Filed under Nashville News, News, Showcase

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A famous Nashville hot chicken restaurant is closed "indefinitely" after a hit-and-run driver crashed into a strip mall, starting a fire that damaged several businesses. News outlets report that the main location of Prince's Hot Chicken Shack in Nashville is closed because of the...

The Music City Bowl sets more records in the 19th edition of Nashville’s New Year’s Eve tradition.

The Music City Bowl sets more records in the 19th edition of Nashville’s New Year’s Eve tradition.

Terrianna Carter, Ashja Murchison and Hillsboro Globe Sports Desk

December 31, 2018


Filed under Music City Bowl, Nashville News, Nashville Traditions, Showcase, Sports

MCB Box Score Link Photo Galleries Link     NASHVILLE, Tenn.  - Auburn won the coin toss, elected to receive and never looked back in a 63-14 win over Purdue at the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl on Friday. The Tigers outgunned the Boilermakers 586-263 in total offense and . punted only once the entire game. They scored the...

Funeral set for Lebanon High grad adds to 2018 Wilson County teen shooting deaths

Jeremy Durard, Sports

December 28, 2018


Filed under MNPS News, Nashville News, News, Showcase, Tennessee News

Services are scheduled Friday for a 2018 Lebanon High School graduate and member of College Hills Church of Christ who died after he was shot on Sunday, according to police. Cameron Sean Luke Griffith, 19, is the most recent teenager killed in Wilson County from suspected gunfire in recent months. Gr...

Vanderbilt hires NBA G League President Malcolm Turner as its new AD

Vanderbilt hires  NBA G League President Malcolm Turner as its new AD

Teresa Walker, Senior Associated Press Journalists

December 11, 2018


Filed under Nashville News, Showcase, Sports, Vanderbilt

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt has hired NBA G League President Malcolm Turner as its new athletic director, opting for a business executive over candidates with experience in college athletic administration for the Southeastern Conference's only private university. Chancellor Nicholas Zeppos...

2018 Election Central

2018 Election Central

November 7, 2018


Filed under Nashville News, News, Sports, Tennessee News, US News

National and State Results Highlights from State Election Results from 2018 as of 1:03 am local time U.S. Senate Class I 1,917 of 1,969 precincts - 97 percent Marsha Blackburn, GOP 1,198,410 - 54 percent Phil Bredesen, Dem 972,563 - 44 percent Governor 1,832 of 1,969 precincts - 93 percent ...

Early voting nears 350,000 ballots in Tennessee election

Early voting nears 350,000 ballots in Tennessee election

Associated Press Reports and Hillsboro Globe News Desk

October 22, 2018


Filed under Community Engagement, Nashville News, News, Showcase, Tennessee News

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennesseans are voting in record numbers with close to 350,000 ballots cast in the first three days of early voting. According to vote totals on the Secretary of State's website 346,130 early and absentee ballots had been cast in the midterm elections by the end of the d...

Arvidsson scores 2 as Predators hold off Islanders 4-3

Arvidsson scores 2 as Predators hold off Islanders 4-3

Teresa Walker, AP Sports Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under Nashville News, Nashville Predators, News, Showcase, Sports

Click here for game highlights NEW YORK (AP) — Viktor Arvidsson and the Nashville Predators are happy to be headed home after sweeping a season-opening trip to New York. Arvidsson scored twice and the reigning Presidents’ Trophy-winning Predators held on for a 4-3 victory Saturday night, spoiling the Islanders’ home opener. ...

NASHVILLE NAMED BEST MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL TOWN IN AMERICA IN 2018

NASHVILLE NAMED BEST MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL TOWN IN AMERICA IN 2018

Chad Seely, Writer

September 27, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Nashville News, News, Showcase, Sports

September 27, 2018 City and Sounds’ Franchise Garner Top Spot for Second Straight Year NASHVILLE – The City of Nashville and the Nashville Sounds have been named home of the best minor league baseball town in America, according to SmartAsset. “This is a tremendous honor for the City of Nashville...

Lead and copper levels in school drinking water leads Detroit schools to shut off all fountains

Lead and copper levels in school drinking water leads Detroit schools to shut off all fountains

Hillsboro Globe staff

September 4, 2018


Filed under Nashville News, News, Showcase, US News

"I can sleep better at night and actually look in the mirror knowing that we did the right thing,"

SLANT announces its fall lineup and partnership with performance organization, OZ

SLANT announces its fall lineup and partnership with performance organization, OZ

Hillsboro Globe Staff Reports

August 28, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Hillsboro Community Engagement, Nashville News, Showcase

SLANT's Fall Lineup SLANT (Student Literary Artists of Nashville, TN) is partnering with OZ Arts Performing space to offer a one-of-a-kind creative opportunity for teen writers. The best part of these opportunities is - IT'S FREE! Applications for these opportunities are due soon, ...

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