Legislator of the Year 2009

(NASHVILLE)- Representative Tony Shipley (R-Kingsport) was honored recently by the Tennessee Psychological Association for his efforts during the 2009 legislative session of the 106th General Assembly. Representative Shipley is the first freshman to ever receive the award.

 

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Fire Fighter Bill Signed into Law

(NASHVILLE)- Representative Shipley was present yesterday at a bill signing ceremony as Governor Bredesen signed House Bill 1246 at the State Capitol in Nashville. House Bill 1246 requires both career and volunteer firefighters to meet certain training requirements.

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Shipley Announces Grant Recipients

(Kingsport)- State Representative Tony Shipley of Kingsport, has released the list of grant award recipients from the Tennessee Arts Commission for fiscal Year 2010 (July 1, 2009 – June 30, 2010) in the 2nd District. The Kingsport Theatre Guild will receive a $4,400 grant, benefiting 13,000 individuals.

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