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New education funding formula proposed for Tennessee

Penny Schwinn Governor Bill Lee and Tennessee Department of Education Commissioner Dr. Penny Schwinn on Thursday officially unveiled their new plan to fund public schools. They call the new formula the “Tennessee Investment in Student Achievement” (TISA) and say that it is based on each individual student’s needs. If approved …

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TDOT Awards Contract on the I-40 Hernando DeSoto Bridge Repair

Work to Start this Week MEMPHIS – Tennessee Department of Transportation Commissioner Clay Bright announced today the emergency bridge repair project has been awarded to Kiewit Infrastructure Group. The selection was based on qualifications, experience, and availability of personnel and equipment. The contractor is expected to start work as early …

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Campbell County Commissioner Passes Away

Courtesy of WLAF Campbell County Commissioner Carl Douglas, who represented District 5 on the panel, passed away over the weekend. Carl Douglas was 78 years old. He will be laid to rest with full military honors on Tuesday morning.

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