Month: November 2010

Mayor Mosley Sworn-In


Tonight LaVergne has a new Mayor, new Vice Mayor, and new Aldermen.  Instead of hearing from me, I’m going to share the words of a 15-year old resident who updated her Facebook status: LaVergne is taking a new turn starting…

Welcome Sarah N.


I am delighted today to introduce you to another new writer for This is LaVergne – Sarah N. Sarah has lived in LaVergne for about seven years.  She and her husband have a daughter who is 2 1/2 years old. …

Mashup: Toy Drive & Swearing-In


For today’s new word, let’s explore Mashup.  According to Urban Dictionary.com, mashup is “v. To take elements of two or more pre-existing pieces of music and combine them to make a new song. n. A song comprised of elements of…

Transportation Planning Meeting


I received this from the Nashville Area Metropolitan Planning Organization.  FYI… Rutherford County Mayors to Host Community Conversation with Area Citizens on Landmark Regional Transportation Plan Rutherford County’s political leaders Mayors Bragg, Burgess, Dover, Erwin, & Tune in partnership with…

Dear So and So


My new favorite way to post! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Dear DNJ, Last year you printed the winners of the Ruthies Awards online.  This year… nothing?  Is this just a way to sell more paper products? Love, What’s the Deal?? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Dear Daylight…

Donations Needed for LaV Toy Drive


At least 150 families will be helped this holiday season through a Toy Drive held by the LaVergne Police Department and championed by Alderman Dennis Waldron.  In addition to new toys, the police department will also accept monetary donations. Cash…