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78 Municipalities in TN Approve Wine Sales in Grocery Stores

Seventy-eight Tennessee municipalities have passed a referendum for wine to be sold in supermarkets. They collected enough signatures to place the referendum on the Tennessee ballot Tuesday. Final voting results show all the communities passed the measure. Currently, wine can … Continue reading

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Wine Sales in Grocery Stores to begin in 2016

Expanded wine sales initiatives have been approved by municipal voters across Southern Middle Tennessee. The approval means grocery and convenience stores will be able to offer wine sales beginning in 2016. The effort will also expand offerings by liquor stores, … Continue reading

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Voters to Decide on Wine in Grocery Stores

  Voters in 78 Tennessee cities and towns will decide today if wine sales will be expanded to include grocery and convenience stores starting in 2016. The referendum question will appear at the tail of the ballot in Manchester and … Continue reading

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Supporters of Wine Sales in Grocery Stores Spent Over $1.16 Million

Groups pushing the expansion of wine sales for grocery and convenience stores spent some $1.16 million last month to urge Yes referendum votes in 78 cities and towns tomorrow. Organizers of the red, white and food campaign that backs expanded … Continue reading

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Wine in Grocery will be on November Ballot for Coffee County

Manchester and Tullahoma voters will decide the fate of wine sales in grocery and convenience stores during November balloting. A last minute petition drive on Thursday landed enough valid signatures to include the referendum vote locally. Wine sale referendums will … Continue reading

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Murfreesboro Voters to decide on Wine in Grocery Stores

Murfreesboro voters will decide if area grocery and convenience stores will be able to offer wine to customers. The Rutherford County Election Commission says enough eligible voters have signed a referendum petition that will put the question to a vote … Continue reading

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Stronger Beer Appears Headed to Tennessee

A bill allowing stronger beer to be sold in Tennessee supermarkets and convenience stores is headed for Gov. Bill Haslam’s desk. The House voted 72-12 on Monday to approve the bill sponsored by Republican Rep. Ryan Haynes of Knoxville. Last … Continue reading

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