TDOT’s Paul Deggs

I had a good conversation with TDOT’s Paul Degges today in regards to widening Jefferson Pike at Mona. I have been impressed with Paul’s knowledge of the road & how dangerous it is.  The project is slated for a 4 lane from Sam Ridley to 840 & TDOT is finally…

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Bucking the System

Bucking the System Rep. Mike Sparks is not afraid to speak his mind By Sam Stockard, Daily News Journal, Sunday, March 17, 2013 SMYRNA — Mike Sparks was a bit of a maverick as a Rutherford County commissioner, and he’s taking that same philosophy to the Tennessee General Assembly as…

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Bucking the System

Rep. Mike Sparks is not afraid to speak his mind By Sam Stockard, Daily News Journal, Sunday, March 17, 2013 SMYRNA — Mike Sparks was a bit of a maverick as a Rutherford County commissioner, and he’s taking that same philosophy to the Tennessee General Assembly as a state representative.…

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Synthetic drugs declining in TN

DNJ, NASHVILLE 10/4/2012 — Data from police, drug treatment centers and hospitals shows an apparent decline in synthetic drugs in Tennessee after a law was passed banning most of the substances. Tennessee Poison Center director Dr. John Benitez says cases are still being reported in emergency rooms across the state,…

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