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The aftermath of the plane crash in Bellevue

Last Monday afternoon, a small plane crashed less than a half-mile from my house in the Nashville suburb of Bellevue.  That’s my traditional news lede.  But I wasn’t a reporter on duty that day. I wasn’t waiting to rush out, … Continue reading

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After the flood: moving forward

Flood relief efforts are continuing here in Nashville. Country stars and Nashvillians Tim McGraw and Faith Hill announced today that they’re organizing a huge relief concert down at the Bridgestone Arena in June. Teams of volunteers head out with gloves, … Continue reading

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Finally, someone’s paying attention to the flood…

Okay, I’m slightly mollified. Last night, Anderson Cooper from CNN reported from my suburb of Bellevue on his show AC360. And he apologized for not being here sooner and for not giving the Nashville flood situation the attention that it … Continue reading

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