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Timothy Brown of Hendersonville graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration from Campbellsville University on May 12. A record number of 1,013 students graduated during the 2017-18 academic year. Campbellsville has also set a record enrollment of more than 10,000 …

The following students achieved the Dean's List at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee for the Spring 2018 semester. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a quality grade point average of 3.5 with no grade below a C: Austin Coleman; Emma Freshwater; Kara Garret…

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After more than four decades of sharing his love for music with students across Sumner County, Volunteer State Community College music professor James Story will retire next month in order to spend more time on various independent music projects.

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As a division sales manager for a national department store chain in Washington, D.C., Carmen Watts was checking all of the boxes toward a successful career in the retail industry.

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A month after one of the worst school shootings in U.S. history, and a day after an unloaded gun was found in a backpack at Gallatin High School, officials announced Thursday they’ll move forward quickly to fund more school resource officers for Sumner County Schools.

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In the wake of two school shootings in less than a month – the last of which ended 17 lives at a Florida high school – school districts across the country are reviewing how they would respond to similar incidents.

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Even with help from the school system, athletic project requests at four Sumner County high schools will need to be revised or revisited at a later date due to higher bids than expected.

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George Whitten Elementary recently held a Family Resource Night- an idea that came about after the school staff did a poverty simulation over the summer. Through that, they realized that a struggle some families might have is not knowing where to go to get help when they need it.

The Beta Xi Chapter of DKG, International Society for Key Women Educators, awarded Elizabeth Jerrolds, of Indian Lake Elementary, a classroom grant in the amount of $150.

The 37th Annual Tennessee YMCA Model United Nations Conference sponsored by the YMCA Center for Civic Engagement was held Nov. 3-5 in Murfreesboro. Hendersonville High School was one of 28 schools to attend this year's conference which had over 1,000 students participate.