Schools

"Finish the FAFSA Week" seeks to reach Tennessee high school seniors and their families

Jan 17, 2022 at 05:55 am by Voice Wire

The Tennessee Higher Education Commission is designating January 18-21, 2022 as “Finish the FAFSA Week,” and is encouraging all high school seniors and their famil.... Read More

MTSU commissions 3 graduating cadets as Army officers

Dec 11, 2021 at 10:00 am by Voice Wire

Retired U.S. Army Col. Rickey Smith welcomed three MTSU graduating senior cadets to the American profession of arms during the fall commissioning ceremony, one day before they.... Read More

Democrats vote against partisan school board elections

Dec 09, 2021 at 09:25 am by CathyWatts 3

By an overwhelming majority, the Rutherford County Democratic Party voted not to add partisan Democratic primary elections for school board positions to the ballot in the 2022.... Read More

3 Rutherford County students are going to Carnegie Hall

Dec 06, 2021 at 03:00 pm by Cynthialynn Jones

A trio of Rutherford County students — Isabella Kinard, Robin Houghton and Aubrey Redhair — have been selected for the 2022 High School Honors Performance Series a.... Read More
Unity Luncheon celebration at Middle Tennessee State University

MTSU accepting 'unsung hero' nominations for 26th annual Unity Luncheon

Nov 17, 2021 at 07:00 am by Voice Wire

The Black History Month Committee at Middle Tennessee State University is accepting nominations of community members to be honored at the 26th annual Unity Luncheon celebratio.... Read More
Rutherford County Schools

Tim Holden appointed to Lisa Moore's seat on Rutherford County School Board

Nov 11, 2021 at 08:00 pm by Voice Wire

Tim Holden has been appointed by the Rutherford County Commission to serve as the Zone 3 representative on the School Board. Former board member Lisa Moore resigned from the.... Read More
Rutherford County Schools

Rutherford County dominates national FFA Convention

Nov 11, 2021 at 03:00 pm by Voice Wire

Rutherford County flexed its agricultural muscle at the FFA National Convention in Indianapolis. Four of five Tennessee students who earned national awards — Harrison F.... Read More
How Tennessee can defend local funding of education

How Tennessee can defend local funding of education

Nov 11, 2021 at 08:59 am by robmtchl 2

Can you imagine your local school board passing a resolution that allows a company to pay no property tax for the fire department and the police department? Of course not. But.... Read More
Rutherford County Schools Football

Rutherford County trio among top football players in state

Nov 10, 2021 at 11:00 am by Voice Wire

A trio of players from Rutherford County have been named semifinalists for this year’s Tennessee Titans Mr. Football awards.  Jordan James (Oakland) and Alex Mitch.... Read More
The new LaVergne Middle School annex

La Vergne Middle celebrates $16.2M addition

Oct 28, 2021 at 02:00 pm by Voice Wire

A new 61,000-square-foot addition at La Vergne Middle School will provide students and teachers with something they’ve needed desperately — rooms to call their own.... Read More