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Coronavirus Food Assistance Program Deadline is Friday

If you have commercial nursery or floriculture crops, 2019 corn or soybean production, or livestock inventory and have not signed up in the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP), the signup deadline is Friday, September 11, 2020. Additionally, the following recent commodity eligibility changes affect producers in our counties:1) all sheep are now eligible (previously, only ... Read more

Auburn Elementary to Cease On-Campus Learning September 8th to 21st, 2020

Auburn Elementary School located at 150 Vantrease Avenue, Auburntown, Tennessee will cease On-Campus Learning from Tuesday, September 8th, 2020 through Friday, September 18th, 2020.  Students may return to On-Campus Learning on Monday, September 21st, 2020. ALL Auburn Elementary Students will be participating in Distance Learning during this time. Director of Cannon County Schools, Mr. William ... Read more

Breakfast and Lunch Free To All Cannon County School Students

Yes! Breakfast and Lunch is now free To All Cannon County School Students. Yesterday – September 1st, 2020, the U.S. Department of Agriculture extended all Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) and Seamless Summer Option (SSO) waivers through as late as December 31, 2020, dependent on available funding. The move allows Cannon County Schools Free and ... Read more

Settlement with Honda Motor Company Announced

Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III announced Tuesday, Aug. 25 a $91 million multistate settlement with American Honda Motor Co. Inc. and Honda of America Mfg. Inc. (collectively “Honda”) over allegations Honda concealed safety issues related to defects in the frontal airbag systems installed in certain Honda and Acura vehicles sold in the United States. ... Read more

Elsa Monzalvo Named Cannon County Schools Employee of the Month

Elsa Monzalvo, custodian for Cannon County Schools Central Office was named as “Employee of the Month” for August 2020 by Cannon County Schools. During the August Meeting of the Cannon County Board of Education, Monzalvo was recognized and presented a certificate by Cannon County Schools Director William F. Curtis for her service to the Cannon ... Read more

Gov. Lee Signs Executive Orders Extending State of Emergency, Regulatory Flexibility, Local Authority on Facial Coverings

Governor Bill Lee today signed Executive Order No. 59 to extend certain, targeted provisions of Executive Order Nos. 36, 38, 49, 50, 54, and 55 through September 30, 2020 to facilitate the continued treatment and containment of COVID-19 through regulatory flexibility, promoting social distancing and wearing face coverings in public places, and protecting vulnerable populations. ... Read more

Expected Weather Front Moves Game Night

The Cannon County High School at Warren County football game scheduled for Friday evening, August 28th, at 7 PM has been rescheduled for Thursday, August 27th, at 7:00 PM in McMinnville, Tennessee.  This rescheduling is due to impending inclement weather forecasted for Friday night due to the remnants of Hurricane Laura.  According to TSSAA, bout ... Read more

Local Law Enforcement Will Benefit From Federal Grants

The Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) has announced $22.6 million in federal grant funds to be distributed statewide from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for the 2020-2021 Federal Fiscal Year. Woodbury and Cannon County will benefit from the funds. Over 383 federal grants exceeding $22 million in total have been awarded to law enforcement ... Read more

Cannon 4-H Dairy Team 2nd in State Dairy Judging

Congratulations to the Cannon County 4-H Dairy team for placing 2nd at the State 4-H Dairy Judging Contest held August 20, 2020 in Lebanon, TN. The team consisted of recently graduated Cannon County High School members Abigail Buchanan and Abbye Moore as well as current 12 grader, Will Byford. Abigail Buchanan placed 2nd high individual ... Read more