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Sunday afternoon parents and teachers from Brentwood High School got together at Cross Corners Bar and Grill in Brentwood today to watch their kids and student at the NHSCC in Orlando.
Parents say it is a thrill to watch their teams compete at the national level but to get there they had to put in a lot of hard work.
"They've been practicing 2 or 3 days a week for the last month, month and a half. After they won the state, they made the decision to go to Nationals and they've done a great job," said Brentwood dad Ed Stevens.
Poplar Grove School in Franklin placed third in yesterday’s Large Junior Varsity competition. While Blackman High School in Murfreesboro won the Small Co-ed division for the second year in a row.
Sunday, February 10 2013, 07:06 PM CST
Tenn. Powerball ticket worth $1 million
May 19, 2013 18:44 GMT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A Powerball ticket sold in Tennessee barely missed winning a share of an estimated $590.5 million prize. But the ticket has a nice consolation prize worth $1 million.
Officials say the Powerball ticket worth $1 million was sold in Chattanooga.
There's no word yet on who won.
A Powerball ticket sold at a supermarket in Zephyrhills, Fla., matched all six numbers selected Saturday night for the estimated $590.5 million prize. It's the highest Powerball jackpot in history.
The winning numbers were 10, 13, 14, 22 and 52, with a Powerball of 11.
Gauge of US economy's future health up in April
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A measure of the U.S. economy's future health rose in solidly in April, buoyed by a sharp rise in applications to build new homes and apartments.
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Dow Record: Three tales of ups, downs and changes
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NEW YORK (AP) -- When the Dow first crossed 14,000, investors were overjoyed. ...
IN THE NEWS: LABOR GROUP SAYS CONDITIONS AT APPLE PLANTS IMPROVING
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A labor group Apple joined to assess working conditions at three manufacturing plants in China, where its products are made, says conditions are getting better.
ON THIN ICE?
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- He was already on thin ice with the law when he failed to meet the conditions of his probation.