2nd Amendment Rally Great Success

400 turn-out to celebrate our 2nd Amendment rights January 5, 2013 Again, I thank our friends Jim Tracy, Bill Ketron, Kelly Butler, and well, there are simply too many to mention Thank you all for sending me your photos from the event.  A special thanks to the Daily News Journal…

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Sparks aims to put out Drug Smoking Paraphernalia

MURFREESBORO – DNJ – 12/26/2012 State Rep. Mike Sparks is making it a personal mission to visit beer boards in an attempt to halt sales of drug-related paraphernalia at local markets. Sparks, R-Smyrna, a leader in combating synthetic drugs across Tennessee, met with the Rutherford County Beer Board a couple…

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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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Wings of Freedom nets $64,000 for nonprofits

Fish Fry held annually at Smyrna Airport DNJ, SMYRNA, September 8, 2012 — The folks who participated at the 10th annual Wings of Freedom Fish Fry Saturday raised more than $64,000 for local nonprofits, Rotary Club of Smyrna organizers said. “We have exceeded last year,” said Mike Waller, chairman of…

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Job Fair at Grace Assembly Church Great Success

LA VERGNE, TN, August 23, 2012—While the economy may be showing signs of some improvement, a number of Tennesseans are still looking for work. Last week, an event in LaVergne helped to connect a number of them with large companies in the area. The Tennessee Career Center at Murfreesboro and…

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