FORMER PUTNAM CO BUS DRIVER GUILTY OF SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF A MINOR

Friday, May 23, 2014A former Putnam County school bus driver pled guilty to sexual exploitation of a minor Tuesday and will face eight years in prison. According to the plea agreement, Kenneth David Dabbs, 60, will serve a full eight years in prison and he will forfeit his computer equipment seized upon the execution of…

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CROSSVILLE POLICE IN FULL FORCE FOR MEMORIAL WEEKEND

Friday, May 23, 2014Should see lots of police out and about this holiday weekend.  Crossville PD will be out in full force trying to keep the DUI drivers to a minimum.  Road blocks are possible at various locations on all U.S. highways and State routes over the long weekend which begins Friday night at 6 and…

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CUMBERLAND COUNTY SCHOOL CALENDAR APPROVED BY BOE

Friday, May 23, 2014The school calendar has been approved by the Cumberland County Board of Education for 2015-2016 school year.  Spring break now will not be used for additional snow days according to DOS Andrews. School starts August 5th – first full day August 7th Spring Break for 2016: March 21 – 25

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STATE GRANTS WAIVERS TO DROP TCAP SCORES FROM FINAL GRADES

Friday, May 23, 2014TCAP scores have been delayed and that’s caused some concern for teachers since students are out for the summer now. Without the TCAP scores, teachers were not able to finalize students grades which has 20 percent factored from the TCAP results.  Now 101 school districts have been granted waivers to avoid calculating…

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