2:00 PM Dec 18, 2014
Gov. Bill Haslam on Wednesday announced Candice McQueen, a teacher and dean at Lipscomb University in Nashville, will join his cabinet as commissioner of the state Department of Education.
1:44 PM Dec 17, 2014
Candice McQueen
Gov. Bill Haslam on Wednesday announced Candice McQueen, a teacher and dean at Lipscomb University in Nashville, will join his cabinet as commissioner of the state Department of Education.
10:00 PM Dec 16, 2014
One of the biggest questions you ask yourself while getting ready is “Will this look good with my skin tone?” and finding the answer to that question is very difficult.
8:00 PM Dec 16, 2014
Timothy Scott Hutchings
Lebanon native Timothy Scott Hutchings attended the Tennessee Preparatory School in Nashville. The need for a job took priority over the need for an education; Hutchings quit before completing his senior year.
4:30 PM Dec 16, 2014
Byars Dowdy Elementary School students of the month
4:00 PM Dec 16, 2014
The Jeanette C. Rudy School of Nursing and Health Professions has received a $70,000 grant from the Atlanta-based Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation. It is the latest gift from a foundation that has a long history of giving to the university.
3:30 PM Dec 16, 2014
Racheal Pellerin
Racheal Sydney Pellerin from Winfree Bryant Middle School was one of more than 50 elementary, junior and high school cheerleaders and dancers across the country who performed in the UCA/UDA Thanksgiving Tour at Walt Disney World.
2:00 PM Dec 16, 2014
Betty Hall recites a Christmas story called Annie and Willie’s Prayer by Sophia Snow for members of the Wilson County Retired Teachers’ Association at its December meeting. Hall memorized the story listening to her mother read the story to her and her siblings through the years.
Wilson County Retired Teachers Association ended the first half of the 2014-2015 year at the meeting on Dec. 6 at the First Church of the Nazarene. Four new members have been added to the WCRTA roster in 2014, keeping membership over 100 retired teachers. The newest member is Benny Jennings.
2:30 PM Dec 15, 2014
Ken Brown, of Old Hickory, won several awards this semester with the Tennessee Tech University speech and debate team.
10:00 PM Dec 9, 2014
December is here, and we all need that one accessory to keep us warm with the cold temperatures.
8:00 PM Dec 9, 2014
Mt. Juliet Montessori school recently added a new primary classroom for ages 3 through kindergarten.
7:00 PM Dec 9, 2014
Samuel Morris
Twenty-one can be a great year or a real bummer. Samuel Morris arrived in Lebanon from Colorado without a high school diploma, no job, iffy housing possibilities and no transportation. Family came through: if he would work to obtain his high school equivalency diploma, get, and keep a job within a month, he would be provided housing.
6:00 PM Dec 9, 2014
Southside Elementary School principal’s list and honor roll
5:00 PM Dec 9, 2014
The following local residents recently were initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
4:00 PM Dec 9, 2014
Lebanon High School principal’s list and honor roll
9:00 AM Dec 6, 2014
House Bill 1697 essentially gives cursive handwriting a rebirth in public classrooms, and the push to refocus on cursive manuscript may highlight bigger issues.
4:06 PM Dec 5, 2014
Gov. Bill Haslam told an audience of university presidents and other educators Thursday his new scholarship program to provide two years of free community college for all high school graduates in Tennessee is already working.