Thursday Feb 27
2 In Custody Following Brief Pursuit In Mt. Juliet
Mt. Juliet Police said an officer attempted to stop a 1996 Toyota Camry on Interstate 40 westbound for a traffic violation around 7:15 a.m. The driver did not stop, and led officers into Davidson County for a brief time before turning around and heading east on I-40.
Senator Mae Beavers who once represented Rutherford County commented on Common Core Standards
Controversy over Common Core standards is growing at the state and national level creating an issue for legislators to confront.
The Jackson Sun
Fisherman find 2 bodies in Center Hill Lake
<![CDATA[SMITHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Police are investigating after a fisherman found two bodies in Center Hill Lake in Middle Tennessee. Media report the bodies of a man and a woman were found Wednesday evening in DeKalb County near the Homes Creek Boat Ramp. Their identities weren't released. Police say they are investigating the possibility of a boating accident at the location.
2 Die In Apparent Boating Accident In DeKalb County
The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office said a fisherman called authorities saying he had discovered a body around 5:15 p.m. Wednesday.
Common Core testing costs strain rural Tennessee schools
Curtains make do as doors and lockers form walls of makeshift classrooms inside cramped, cash-strapped DeKalb Middle School in the wooded hills of the Upper Cumberland region.