Eighteen-year-old Rachel Hall’s dreams of going to college were in jeopardy after Sumner County voted to slash funding to its Educate and Grow scholarship from $1,800 to $300 a semester.
Sumner County inmates will soon be able to order at least four electronic cigarettes weekly as part of a commissary purchase of items such as food, clothing and toiletries not offered at intake.
A proposed residential development in Indian Lake Village will have a second chance to gain support from the city’s 10-member Planning Commission.
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There were 11 goals scored between the Beech and Gallatin High School boys’ soccer teams Friday night. In a game that was delayed an hour due to lightning, the Green Wave came out on top 6-5 in overtime in the District 9-AAA contest.
If there was a record for goals scored on corner kicks during a single game, the Station Camp High School boys’ soccer team may have shattered it on last Tuesday night in a 9-0 District 9-AAA win over Portland. The Bison scored five of their nine goals on corner kicks in the lopsided victory.
Last Tuesday night’s District 9-AAA meeting between cross-town rivals Gallatin and Station Camp high schools wasn’t exactly an offensive showcase. It was very much a ‘grind it out, take what you can get and let the rest handle itself’ type of baseball game. In the end, it was ‘small ball’ that led Station Camp to a 3-0 victory over Gallatin.
Pitching a no-hitter isn’t easy, but sophomore Hannah Thompson sure did make it appear that way last week as she held the visiting White House Lady Blue Devils hitless in an 8-0 home win. It helped that she had plenty of Lady Commando offensive support.