11:00 AM Sep 3, 2015
Wilson Central High School faculty and students work to revitalize the school’s memorial garden, which became mostly untended over the years. The goal is to have the garden ready for a spring ceremony.
Every shuffle of dirt and stroke of a rake moves some Wilson Central students and faculty closer to revitalizing an important and unique aspect of the school – its memorial garden. Originally formed in the school’s early years, the memorial garden has grown desolate over the past few years and a handful of students and faculty are working to make up for lost time.
8:00 AM Sep 1, 2015
The Wilson County Board of Education started the initial process in building new schools Monday by choosing three proposals from requests for proposals, RFPs, issued earlier this year.
12:44 PM Aug 31, 2015
Elzie D. Patton Elementary School in Mt. Juliet received an automated bomb threat call Monday, according to the school's Facebook page.
11:00 AM Aug 28, 2015
The Wilson County Board of Education will take its first look at four Requests for Proposal, or RFPs, for four new schools to expand the rapid-growing school system.
1:00 PM Aug 27, 2015
After seeing a decline in ACT scores in 2014, Wilson County came back strong with a 0.3 increase in ACT data from 2015.
8:00 AM Aug 27, 2015
Schools Director says there is no specific policy
4:32 PM Aug 25, 2015
A dean within its own ranks was named Cumberland University’s 26th president during a ceremony Wednesday to announce the seven-month search results at Dallas Floyd Gym.
4:09 PM Aug 18, 2015
LHS tailgate party Aug. 28
8:00 AM Aug 18, 2015
List includes construction of elementary school
8:00 AM Aug 15, 2015
Winfree Bryant students evacuate for an hour
9:00 AM Aug 12, 2015
Lynn Cable, Lebanon Special School District special education director, chats with South Korean education leader JeongAe Hong in Krissie Agee’s class at Sam Houston Elementary School. Hong is one of 10 education leaders from South Korea visiting the area as a part of Cumberland University’s International Leadership Institute.
Members of the South Korean Research Council toured Sam Houston Elementary School on Tuesday to gain insight in the school’s early childhood and special education as a part of the Cumberland University International Leadership Institute.
8:00 AM Aug 12, 2015
Director: ‘We knew we would have issues. They’re certainly not deliberate.’
9:00 AM Aug 8, 2015
Walter J. Baird Middle School students and faculty welcomed a pair of Medal of Honor recipients Friday as a part of Nashville Salutes, a multiday tribute honoring the nation’s living Medal of Honor recipients.
3:43 PM Aug 7, 2015
W.A. Wright Elementary School hosted the statewide announcement of 170 Reward Schools Monday morning. With Gov. Bill Haslam, center, are Peggy Druyor, assistant principal, at left, and Jill Giles, principal.
Wilson County had the most schools recognized as a Reward School for both achievement and growth of any school district in the state of Tennessee. On Friday, the governor's office released video from the event.
2:30 PM Aug 7, 2015
Jon Krakauer’s book, “Missoula,” is not about improper booster influence. It is about rape and sexual assault — some of it involving Grizzlies football players — and how it has divided a city that often touts itself as one of the best places in America to live.