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.
11:00 AM Aug 7, 2015
Clothing and school supplies less than $100 and computers less than $1,500 bought for personal use will be exempt of sales tax from Friday through Sunday.
8:00 AM Aug 7, 2015
Sam Houston Elementary students harvested the school garden — cucumbers, tomatoes, gourds and watermelon — during the first week of school
The first week back in schools saw the usual issues through out Wilson County, along with some bright spots and surprises.
9:00 AM Aug 5, 2015
Makayla Shipman smiles after answering a math problem before a classmate during a game in Mrs. Baines’ second-grade class at Southside Elementary School on Tuesday. Students engaged in the game, designed to test speed and knowledge, returned to school Monday for another school year.
County schools director recaps first year at helm
2:00 PM Aug 4, 2015
Schools throughout Wilson County will likely see increases in enrollment this year, and both system directors said they’re preparing for an increased number of students.
1:00 PM Aug 4, 2015
Hundreds of students and their families found relief from back to school costs Saturday as College Hills Church of Christ held its 20th annual School Store.
1:00 PM Aug 1, 2015
Three Wilson County Schools will implement new traffic patterns for the new school year beginning the first day of school Monday.
9:05 AM Aug 1, 2015
With school set to start Monday, there’s a lot going on
3:00 PM Jul 31, 2015
Wilson County parents don’t have to wait for the state’s tax-free weekend to save money on back-to-school apparel for students. School starts in Wilson County on Monday, Aug. 3.
8:00 AM Jul 30, 2015
County results drop slightly, but are still well above average
9:30 PM Jul 28, 2015
A look at school news around Wilson County