Category: General Info

HUD Houses for Sale


In response to the numerous inquiries I get about HUD houses for sale, here’s some information.  HUD is the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and they define their homes as follows, “A HUD home is a 1 to…

Food Bank Help


Mobile food bank coming to our area…. emailed to me from a friend, Smyrna and La Vergne residents in need of food will have the opportunity to get free assistance this weekend as the Smyrna / La Vergne Food Bank…

Help Kirsch Family Tonight


From the Daily News Journal and from a city press release, A benefit dinner for the family of Tim Kirsch, who died Feb. 6, will take place from 5 – 8 p.m. today at Chef Wang’s , located at 1145…

Hodge Podge of News


Smyrna Bowling Center My friend – the third shift manager of the Smyrna Bowling Center – just updated his facebook status to say they are reopening tonight at 5:00 p.m.  There will be fewer lanes, of course, but hip hip…

One Less Thing To Do


How much time do you spend visiting different states, or amusement parks? Ever travel to a Six Flags theme park? More specific, have you been to Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom? Well if you haven’t heard, the Six Flags theme park…

Curbside Recycling Available in LaVergne


Curbside recycling is available in LaVergne for residents.  Angie Mayes identified at least five companies that will provide recycling – some require at least 100 people to sign up before they offer their services.  If you’d like to recycle, open…

Happy Anniversary TiLaV


Four years ago today I wrote the first post for this site, LaVergne, Tennessee.  According to the city website, “The history of the City goes back to the 1700’s when the ancestors of some of La Vergne’s current residents settled…

Comcast Outage


From the city of LaVergne, The City of La Vergne has been notified by Comcast that they will have a system outage in the La Vergne area from 12-5 AM on January 20, 2010.  During this time Comcast services in…