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Legislative Breakfast

Legislative breakfast

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 3:50 pm

Members of the Tennessee State Legislature and Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) recently met at Motlow College’s annual Legislative Breakfast to discuss issues such as the Drive to 55 initiative and Tennessee Promise. The state leaders were joined by members of Motlow’s faculty, staff, administration and student body on the Moore County campus. Pictured are (from left) State Rep. Kevin Dunlap, 43rd District; State Sen. Janice Bowling, 16th District; State

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  • Motlow offers COMPASS test

    Posted on January 26, 2015 at 3:50 pm

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    Motlow College is offering the COMPASS Assessment Test on the Moore County campus and at the Fayetteville, McMinnville and Smyrna centers for new students planning to enroll for the 2015 spring, summer or fall semesters. Before taking the test, students must have on file in Motlow’s admission office the following: a completed admissions application, official high school and/or college transcripts, and if applicable, official test scores. Special test accommodations are

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  • Teacher honored

    Posted on January 26, 2015 at 3:42 pm

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    Faculty, staff and students at Oak Grove Elementary School in Lewisburg celebrated the life of their friend, colleague and former teacher, Mrs. Shawn Brown-Gilbert, a life-long resident of Fayetteville, by having a “Pink Out” day. The school community wore pink in memory of Mrs. Gilbert’s brief battle with breast cancer. Students in Mrs. Gilbert’s class wrote letters to their teacher and tied them to balloons, releasing them into the air.

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  • Touring Biltmore

    Posted on January 26, 2015 at 3:41 pm

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    Fayetteville High School students are pictured in front of the Biltmore Estate. On Dec. 19, 47 students, four teachers and three parental chaperones left from FHS by chartered bus to Asheville, N.C. to tour the Biltmore. Upon arrival, everyone enjoyed lunch at the Deerpark pavilion. After lunch, the group perused the gift shops and grounds of the estate. Lastly, the group was divided into three groups and were given a

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  • Transition Fair for special needs students set

    Posted on January 26, 2015 at 3:41 pm

    Lincoln County Schools will be hosting the third annual Transition Fair at Lincoln County High School’s library on Tuesday, Feb. 3. This event is focused on special education students and their parents to ensure a smooth transition after exiting high school. There will be booths set up from Vocational Rehabilitation, Social Security Disability, Motlow State Community College Office of Disability Services, Skills Development Center, Care Coordinator Children’s Special Services and

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  • Honoring law enforcement

    Posted on January 22, 2015 at 4:54 pm

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    The Lincoln County High School Chapter of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America honored LCHS Resource Officer Bill Wood on National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. FCCLA members presented Wood with a blue and white cake. Wood talked to the students, describing the rewards and challenges of his job. FCCLA President Tiffany Mosquera said, “Officer Wood is a very respected, well-liked man at our school. The students look up to

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  • South Can-A-Thon

    Posted on January 21, 2015 at 8:53 am

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    South Lincoln School’s student council participated in the Channel 48 News Can-a-Thon for Provision Port. The school collected around 1,200 donation items. Student Council members pictured are (front, from left) Caragan Howell, Grace Osgood, Emma Fraley, Elizabeth Barnes, (rear) Kragen Doud, Nic Bradley and Cade Cooper.

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