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Cannon County Elementary School Cease On-Campus Learning

ALL Cannon County Elementary Schools – Auburn Elementary School; East Side Elementary School; Short Mountain Elementary School; West Side Elementary School; Woodbury Grammar School; and Woodland Elementary School will cease On-Campus Learning on Monday, December 14th, through Friday, December 18th – Cannon County Schools are OFF for Christmas Holidays from December 19th, thru January 3rd, ... Read more

State Launches Virtual Job Center

The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD) launched the Tennessee Virtual American Job Center (VAJC) Friday, bringing information about job services and programs to Tennesseans anytime, anywhere. The unique website guides users to not only the employment assistance available to them but also other services offered by multiple state agencies. Finding the right job ... Read more

CCHS to Cease On-Campus Learning Wednesday, December 9th, thru Friday, December 18th

Cannon County High School located at 1 Lion Drive, Woodbury, Tennessee will cease On-Campus Learning from day, Wednesday, December 9th, 2020 thru Friday, December 18th, 2020.  Students will return to On-Campus Learning on Monday, January 4th, 2021. ALL Cannon High School Students will be participating in Distance Learning during this time. Director of Cannon County ... Read more

Child Advocacy Center Cancels Holiday Open House

The Child Advocacy Center 20th annual Holiday Open House buffet luncheon originally scheduled for Friday, December 4, 2020 has been cancelled.  The CDC is recommending limiting holiday social gatherings because COVID-19 infections, hospitalizations, and deaths are soaring, with new records set daily.  The Child Advocacy Center Board of Directors and staff are concerned about public ... Read more

Area Educator Selected for National History Day Development Program

Mrs. Laura Daniel, a teacher at Dekalb Middle School in Smithville, Tennessee, is one of only 58 teachers selected for a National History Day® (NHD) fall professional development program. This new course focuses on using online Library of Congress primary and secondary sources to develop and support student research skills and is a feature of ... Read more

Severe Weather Changes Schedules for Area Schools

Schools in Cannon County, Coffee County and Warren County have announced they will be closed Tuesday, December 1st dur to severe weather. DeKalb County officials announced plans to begin classes two hours late on Tuesday. The National Weather Service advises drivers in Middle Tennessee to use caution when driving Monday night and Tuesday morning. Dropping ... Read more

Human Services Continues Support for Early Childhood Education

The Tennessee Department of Human Services (TDHS) is announcing the continuation of a grant program that’s already helped strengthen early childhood education in more than 1,200 licensed childcare providers across the state. The department launched the first round of the Support and Enhancement Grant program with the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee in October 2019. ... Read more

Schools / Games – Weather Alert

Cannon County Schools will close today at 12:30pm due to changing weather conditions. The basketball games scheduled for the Lionettes and Lions at Red Boiling Springs have been postponed. This severe weather alert is a service of Shelter Insurance, see Blake Finney and Hannah Haynes across from the courthouse.

State Holiday Events Announced

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee and First Lady Maria Lee today announced the State’s holiday events, including Christmas at the Capitol and the “Christmas Through the Years” virtual tour of the Tennessee Residence. The annual Christmas at the Capitol celebration will take place Monday, November 30 at 5:00 p.m. CT. The event will include a handbell ... Read more

Cannon County Schools Return to On-Campus Instruction Monday

Cannon County Schools has announced that Monday, November 30th, 2020 will be a regular to On-Campus Instruction for ALL Cannon County Schools’ students.   ALL Students will report to their respective schools for “live” instruction from their teachers. Director of Cannon County Schools, William F. Curtis, stated, “Monday, November 30th, 2020 will mark a return to ... Read more