Scene 1: The Big DayThe day has finally arrived. You walk down the aisle taking in all of the people who have come to witness this momentous occasion. You and your fiancé enthusiastically say “I do!” There is a great celebration and finally you leave.

In 1999 in Hamilton County, there were 240 teens between the age of 10 and 17 who became pregnant.Compare that to 98 teens in the same age range in 2013, according to the Tennessee Department of Health. It's a 59 percent decrease in unwed teen pregnancies. Even in the 18-to 19-year-old age group, pregnancies have dropped from 470 in 1999 to 244 in 2013, a stunning 48 percent decrease.This is good news… sort of.The people of Hamilton County are definitely doing some things right i…

When summer approaches many youngsters get excited and look forward to attending camps. And many middle-schoolers are pleading their case for staying home alone.But exactly how old is old enough?Surprisingly, only three states have laws regarding a minimum age for leaving a child home alone. Basically, the parent decides if their child is mature enough to be unsupervised at home.Many parenting experts agree that it is not a good idea to leave a child under the age of 9 home alone, but how do you…