Investments in education, criminal justice reform and rural Tennessee are expected to be among some of the top issues state lawmakers address this year, according to Gov. Bill Lee.
School officials are hopeful that new benchmark tests that will be administered to elementary and middle school students in February will better prepare teachers and students for the state’s TNReady assessments in the spring.
County leaders took a small step on Monday toward preserving the Comer Barn, a historic structure between Hendersonville and Gallatin that was deeded to the county nearly four years ago.
The two teens who lead Hendersonville police on a chase that resulted in the death of Master Patrol Officer Spencer Bristol have been charged with reckless homicide in Davidson County.
Susan Johnson, who has served as the executive director of Habitat for Humanity of Sumner County (HFHSC) since 2012, plans to retire from the nonprofit affordable housing organization later this year.
Hendersonville police confirmed they are investigating the death of a nine-year-old George Whitten Elementary School student who died over winter break.
In Hendersonville, 2020 began on a somber note following the tragic loss of Hendersonville Police MPO Spencer Bristol. Since his passing, the entire Hendersonville community has been united in grief over the fallen officer.
Several Sumner County residents were among students who received degrees from the University of Tennessee at Martin during fall commencement held Dec. 14, 2019, in the Kathleen and Tom Elam Center on the UT Martin campus.
Ascend Federal Credit Union has been recognized by Credit Union Journal as one of the top 50 best credit unions to work for in the United States for the fourth consecutive year. Ascend is the only Middle Tennessee credit union ever recognized and the only Tennessee credit union listed four t…
With the arrival of cold temperatures, Tennessee Veterinary Medical Association offers some tips to keep your family’s dog healthy and happy in the midst of winter’s chill.
JP Powell of Southeastern Commercial Properties has recently achieved the SIORdesignation awarded by the Society of Industrial and OfficeREALTORS. SIOR is a Washington, DC-based international professional organization of more than 3,400 commercial real estate professionals. Individuals who…
Grace Tomkins, center, was presented the 2019 Community Service Award from the General Jethro Sumner Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, by Helen Marshall, Community Service Chair, left, and Regent Nancy Gilley, right, at the December meeting. Tomkins’ volunteer, organizational, a…
The Tennessee office of NFIB, the state’s leading small business advocacy organization, recently presented its coveted Guardian of Small Business award to state Rep. William Lamberth (District 44), Tennessee’s House Majority Leader.
The driver charged with fleeing police just before the death of a Hendersonville police officer on Dec. 30 was travelling more than 90 miles an hour along West Main Street and Vietnam Veterans Boulevard, according to police affidavits filed in Sumner County General Sessions Court.
Paisley Brewer, 7 lbs., 12 oz., 19 inches long, was the first baby of the year born at TriStar Hendersonville Medical Center. Proud parents Kelsi Balliache and Jacob Brewer of Nashville welcomed their healthy baby girl at 1:19 p.m. on Jan. 1 in The Birth Center.
On a day originally slated for celebration, Master Patrol Officer Spencer Bristol was laid to rest in Hendersonville on Tuesday in an unprecedented display of respect and honor.
The Sumner County Board of Education seat left vacant by the untimely death of Gallatin attorney Jim Hawkins is expected to be filled at the next County Commission meeting on Jan. 27.
The holidays can get busy and so people considering taking college classes this spring are encouraged to apply now. Spring classes at Volunteer State Community College start on Jan. 21.
Community Child Care Services, Inc. has named Dena Bibb as executive director. She graduated from Western Kentucky University with a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education and a master’s degree in Organizational Leadership with a specialty in non-profit administration. She has been w…