Category: We Are LaVergne

We Are LaVergne: Tony Vanatta


What better time than National Pay It Forward Day to tell about someone in our community who has a generous heart, who gladly gives their time to organizations like Box 100, and who has opened his home to foster children…

We Are LaVergne: Erica & Melissa


Have you ever seen those “Welcome” signs that greet people entering cities?  Sometimes they’ll say, “Hometown of …” and their famous person or distinguished person or the name of a person who’s accomplished a lot would go there.   If we…

We Are LaVergne: Leanne Welsh


As you drive down a certain street in LaVergne, you might notice a house  where neighborhood kids are piled on a big swing in the front yard.  The kids are there for a reason – they’re waiting for their LeeLee…

We Are LaVergne: New Feature Coming


I’ve talked for some time how I’d like to start writing about the people of our community.  In addition to our public officials, the well-to-do, the family of long-time residents, and those who make bad news, there are about 26,900…