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Free grocery store backed by country singer, actress

Oct. 3, 2018 5:22 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country singer Brad Paisley and wife, actress Kimberly Williams-Paisley, are partnering with Belmont University to open a free grocery store in Nashville. The Tennessean reports in a Tuesday story that the store will be set up like a modern food pantry and serve both fresh and...

Tennessee GOP donor off college board until divorce resolved

Sep. 12, 2018 5:05 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A well-known Tennessee businessman and major Republican donor has left Belmont University's board until his contentious divorce is resolved. Belmont told The Tennessean in a statement Tuesday that Lee Beaman requested the temporary leave "until his family dispute is resolved."...