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Tennessee Profile

Called the "Volunteer State," Tennessee became the 16th state of the Union in 1796. It was the first territory admitted as a state under the federal Constitution. Before statehood, it was known as the Territory South of the River Ohio. The name Tennessee is derived from the name of a Cherokee village, Tanasi. Today, the capital, Nashville, is known as a center for country music. Memphis, the largest city in the state, is the place where Elvis Presley first began his legendary musical career. The state flower is the iris. ...Read more here: Tennessee - The Volunteer State

Capital City:
Nashville
Nickname:
Volunteer State
Motto:
Agriculture and Commerce
Statehood:
June 1, 1796 (16th)
Origin of State's Name:
Named after Cherokee Indian villages called "Tanasi"
Largest Cities:
Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville,Chattanooga, Clarksville
Border States:
Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Virginia
Land Area:
41,220 sq. mi., 34th largest
State Bird:
Mockingbird
State Flower:
Iris (iridaceae)
State Tree:
Tulip poplar (liriodendron tulipifera)
State Songs:
The Tennessee Waltz Tennessee, My Home and Tennessee When It's Iris Time in Tennessee My Tennessee Rocky Top

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Tennessee Schools

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Elementary Schools

Glenwood Elementary School
(423) 638-7120
3860 Warrensburg Rd
Greeneville, TN 37743
Sam E. Hill Family / Community Center
(865) 594-3632
1725 Delaware Av
Knoxville, TN 37921

Middle Schools

Powell Middle School
(865) 938-9008
3329 West Emory Rd
Powell, TN 37849
Thomas Intermediate
(931) 684-6818
515 Tate Avenue
Shelbyville, TN 37160

High Schools

Dyersburg High School
(731) 286-3630
Highway 51 By Pass West
Dyersburg, TN 38024
Hillsboro Comp High School
(615) 298-8400
3812 Hillsboro Rd
Nashville, TN 37215

Sex Offender Information for Tennessee

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Tennessee, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.ticic.state.tn.us/sorinternet/sosearch.aspx. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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