Photo Contest Deadline Coming Up For 2014-15 Tennessee Wildlife Calendar Issue

Saturday, March 01, 2014

The March 10 deadline is nearing for the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency‘s 2014-15 photo contest. Winning entries will be used for publication in the Tennessee Wildlife Magazine’s popular annual calendar issue.

All interested photographers are invited to submit their best photos on fish and wildlife species native to Tennessee, and fishing and hunting scenes in Tennessee.

The photos will be reviewed for publication in the annual calendar edition of Tennessee Wildlife Magazine. If a photo is selected for the calendar edition, the photographer will receive a cash stipend of $60. The calendar serves as the summer issue of the magazine and is available in July.

The format is horizontal digital images on disk. Only digital images in JPEG format and of high resolution (300 dpi) sized as an 8 1/2x11 will be accepted.

Each disk submitted must have the name of the photographer stamped or written on it. No prints can be accepted. (Sorry, disks cannot be returned).

            Entries can be mailed to:

            Tennessee Wildlife Magazine

            Calendar Issue

            P.O. Box 40747

            Nashville, Tn. 37204

Tennessee Wildlife is the official magazine for the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency. Subscription rates are $10 for one year, $17 for two years and $25 for three years.


9 Tennessee State Park Rangers Graduate From TLETA

Tennessee State Parks announced that nine park rangers graduated from the Tennessee Law Enforcement Training Academy (TLETA) in Nashville on Friday. The rangers were part of a class of more than 80 newly-trained law enforcement officers that completed a rigorous 10-week course. The graduates received technical and tactical training, as well as ethical and professional standards ... (click for more)

Reflection Riding Announces New Winter Operating Schedule

Starting in 2015 Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center is going to slow down for the winter, just like our animal ambassadors. In January, February and December, it will be open with full access to the public every Saturday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.  Members will still have pedestrian access seven days a week to enjoy the miles of trails and gardens.  Executive ... (click for more)

Police Looking For Scruggs In Stabbing Of Man, Woman

Police are looking for 30-year-old Sean Michael Scruggs in the stabbing of a man and a woman. The victims were listed as Charde N. Joseph, 27, and Kameron Sales, 18. They suffered non-life threatening injuries. Warrants are on file for Scruggs for especially aggravated burglary, attempted murder, aggravated assault (domestic) and vandalism. The incident took place on ... (click for more)

Bobby Dodd Lawsuit Against City Moved To Federal Court

A lawsuit brought by former Chattanooga Police Chief Bobby Dodd against the city of Chattanooga and the Chattanooga Fire and Police Pension Fund over his pension has been moved to Federal Court. The lawsuit was earlier filed in Chancery Court by attorneys Jerry Tidwell and Adam Izell. The suit says former Chief Dodd opted for a plan that would have half of his pension go to ... (click for more)

Please Don't Close The Piccadilly Cafeteria At Hamilton Place - And Response

Oh, no. The Piccadilly Cafeteria at Hamilton Place is closing.  Its last day is Christmas Eve.  I will miss the great food they have there but most of all I will miss their servers, cashiers and waitresses.  They are all so friendly and accommodating.  They make it like it’s a home-style restaurant. I sure wish there was some way that Hamilton Place and ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: 10 Tasks For This Week

In 1993 a 95-year-old man named William Snell created a list called “Life’s Little Instructions.” His list has swirled around in the Internet ever since and it is, indeed, a delightful checklist to keep us focused in the right direction. Curiously, when I read over it this past weekend, it dawned on me that if each of us would try to accomplish just 10 items on Mr. Snell’s list ... (click for more)