Newsmaker: Rural community economy


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – While the city of Nashville continues to grow, rural counties around the state are still struggling.

A few of the issues are the lack of broadband internet, number of jobs available, hospital closures and the decline of schools.

Dean of the College of Leadership and Public Service at David Lipscomb University discusses with News 2 the importance rural areas have on the economy.

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