COMMON CORE DRIVES AWAY MANY TEACHERS FROM THEIR PROFESSION

Monday, June 2, 2014Some familiar faces could be missing from your kids school next year. Nearly 50 Knox County teachers won’t be getting their contracts renewed. Forty-six teacher contracts weren’t renewed next year, and more than 150 teachers are retiring. That’s nearly 200 teachers not including the ones who resigned. One teacher who turned in…

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CANDLELIGHT VIGIL FOR MISSING CROSSVILLE NATIVE NIKKI BURGESS

Monday, June 2, 2014Crossville News First has learned of a candlelight vigil has been announced for 37 year old Nikki Burgess, the woman who has been missing since last week and who is originally from Crossville.  The candlelight vigil will be held at the Cumberland County High School Stadium beginning at 8pm Tuesday night. Everyone…

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TN BRIDE TIES HER BABY TO HER WEDDING GOWN TRAIN, DRAGS DOWN THE AISLE

Monday, June 2, 2014A Jackson, Tennessee bride has stirred debate after strapping her newborn baby girl to her wedding gown train and dragging her down the aisle.  Shona Carter-Brooks says, baby Aubrey was “awake and well secured” during the event. She also added on her Facebook page critics should “keep ya mouths running for it…

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