Hamilton County principals are asking that Part 1 of the TN Ready Assessment be dropped this year due to the recent crash of the online system for the program. The principals also asked that any Part 1 TN Ready test results not be applied to students’ grades or to evaluations and rankings for school personnel and school districts. The local principals also said the scores should not be applied to accountability ... (click for more)
Judge Tom Greenholtz reported $71,641 received for his campaign to remain as judge of Criminal Court, Division II. He was named by Governor Bill Haslam as the interim replacement for Judge Rebecca Stern, who retired before her term was up. Mike Little had $22,850, and Boyd Patterson received ... (click for more)
The historic Southside Industrial Y Building is for sale. Cirrus Properties made the announcement on Thursday. The building is off the Main and Market intersections at 1517 Mitchell St. B uilt in 1929, the 36,000-square-foot, Spanish Renaissance, poured-in-place concrete building is listed ... (click for more)
February 11, 2016
Criminal Court Judge Tom Greenholtz has sentenced Santory Johnson to 40 years in prison after he was earlier found guilty of second-degree murder. The state had sought first-degree murder in ... (click for more)
A former Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) employee has pleaded guilty to smuggling marijuana into the workhouse. Prosecutor Charlie Minor said Ronald Durham, 31, brought it into the ... (click for more)
One witness testified Thursday in a case involving an alleged plot by a 20-year-old Harrison man to have his father killed. One of the alleged conspirators wound up getting accidentally shot, ... (click for more)
Should the city stop funding for the Violence Reduction Initiative?