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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

Seymour Intermediate
(865) 609-0030
212 N Pitner Rd
Seymour, TN 37865
Early Learning Center
(423) 547-8035
104 Hudson Dr
Elizabethton, TN 37643

Middle Schools

Lakewood Middle School
(731) 644-1600
6745 B Highway 79 North
Buchanan, TN 38222
Prescott Central Middle School
(931) 528-3647
242 East 10th St
Cookeville, TN 38501

High Schools

Lenoir City High School
(865) 986-2072
1485 Old Highway 95
Lenoir City, TN 37771
Crockett County High School
(731) 696-4525
2014 Hwy 88
Alamo, TN 38001

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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