Wednesday, January 20, 2021

State/National

USDA, Tennessee sign shared stewardship agreement to improve forest conditions on public, private lands

Framework strengthens collaboration and mutual goals to address natural resource issues NASHVILLE – Tennessee’s forests will benefit from strengthened partnerships between federal...

COVID-19: Help overcome convalescent plasma shortage

NASHVILLE - The American Red Cross is currently facing a shortage of convalescent plasma. There are several ways that our communities can help...

Employers can withhold, make payments of deferred Social Security taxes from 2020

WASHINGTON − The Internal Revenue Service today released Notice 2021-11 addressing how employers who elected to defer certain employees’ taxes can withhold and pay the...

2021 tax filing season begins Feb. 12; IRS to speed refunds

WASHINGTON ― The Internal Revenue Service announced that the nation's tax season will start on Friday, Feb. 12, when the tax agency will...

Cumberland University announces plans for Fall 2021, including tuition freeze

LEBANON – Cumberland University announced today plans to freeze tuition costs for the 2021-2022 academic year. Tuition for a full-time freshman student for the...

Tennessee makes rapid progress in vaccinating highest risk populations

NASHVILLE – Tennessee is making great progress in rapidly vaccinating those at highest-risk of serious illness and death from COVID-19. Within four weeks...