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Portrait of fallen soldier, Staff Sgt. Ryan Christian Knauss, to hang in Gibbs High School

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Corryton, TN (Knox Co.) – Lt. Governor Randy McNally, Senator Becky Massey, Representative Dave Wright, Representative Michelle Carringer, and Treasurer David H. Lillard, Jr., recently presented a portrait memorializing U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Ryan Christian Knauss during a special ceremony to honor the memory of the Gibbs High School graduate. Accompanying the portrait is a framed resolution passed by the Tennessee General Assembly. 

Tennessee Treasury Unclaimed Property on the road to reunite Tennesseans with missing money

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The Tennessee Department of Treasury, Unclaimed Property Division is traveling to events across the state to reunite Tennesseans with missing money. Last fiscal year, the Division returned 50,345 claims, totaling $57.6 million, to the rightful owners. There is currently over $1.2 billion waiting to be claimed in Tennessee.

TNStars celebrates 10 years by giving $10,000 in scholarships!

The TNStars College Savings 529 Program is celebrating 10 years of helping families save and invest for college by giving 10 Tennessee children $1,000 scholarships into a TNStars account.

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The TNStars College Savings 529 Program is celebrating 10 years of helping families save and invest for college by giving 10 Tennessee children $1,000 scholarships into a TNStars account.

Tennessee Financial Literacy Commission and University of Tennessee Celebrate Money Week

The Tennessee Financial Literacy Commission celebrated Money Week at Union Grove Elementary School in Blount County on Wednesday, May 11, 2022.

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Friendsville, TN – The Tennessee Financial Literacy Commission celebrated Money Week at Union Grove Elementary School in Blount County on Wednesday, May 11, 2022.

Tennessee’s Criminal Injuries Compensation Program has paid over $344 million to victims

Criminal Injuries Compensation program, which provides last resort funds to help restore TN victims, is recognizing National Crime Victims’ Rights Week this month

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The Tennessee Department of Treasury’s Criminal Injuries Compensation Program has paid more than $344 million to victims over the past 40 years since the program’s inception in 1982.

Joint Audit Committee of the Board of Trustees for the Chairs of Excellence Trust and the College Savings Trust Fund Program

The Joint Audit Committee of the Board of Trustees for the Chairs of Excellence Trust and the College Savings Trust Fund Program will meet at 9:40 a.m. (Central Time) on Thursday, October 7, 2021. This will be a virtual meeting via Microsoft Teams.

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The Joint Audit Committee of the Board of Trustees for the Chairs of Excellence Trust and the College Savings Trust Fund Program will meet at 9:40 a.m. (Central Time) on Thursday, October 7, 2021.  This will be a virtual meeting via Microsoft Teams.  This meeting will permit participation by electronic or other means of communications pursuant to T.C.A. § 8-44-108.

The agenda for the meeting will be posted prior to the meeting.

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