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Motlow hosts Scholarship Saturday

Posted on September 18, 2014 at 5:02 am

Tennessee high school seniors who plan to graduate in 2015 are invited to attend “Scholarship Saturday” at the Motlow College Moore County campus on Sept. 20. The event will be held inside the Clayton-Glass Library from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. “Scholarship Saturday” is designed for Tennessee high school seniors to apply for the Tennessee Promise, which allows 2015 graduates to attend Motlow College tuition-free. The Motlow admissions application fee

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  • Books from Birth tour bus rolls in at SBA

    Posted on September 17, 2014 at 5:02 am

    A member of Delta Kappa Gamma reads to children during the Gover-nor’s Books from Birth Foundation, Books from Birth 10th Anniversary Tour held at the Stone Bridge Academic Learning Center.

    Children and their parents visited Stone Bridge Academic Learning Center Tuesday for the Governor’s Books from Birth 10th Anniversary. In addition to enrolling children in the Imagination Library program, the activities included recognizing the work of volunteers and donors and engaging communities in support of the program. Members of Delta Kappa Gamma read to the children and served a story-related treat, and there were also reading-themed give-a-ways from the Governors

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  • County kicks off special ed child find

    Posted on September 8, 2014 at 2:31 pm

    Child Find is a component of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) that requires states to identify, locate and evaluate all children with disabilities who are in need of special education services. This process assists in locating students, between the ages of three and 21, suspected of having disabilities who would benefit from services. This includes locating students who are not in school, those in school, but not receiving

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  • Beta Kappa Club initiates new members

    Posted on September 4, 2014 at 6:41 pm

    Members of Beta Kappa Chapter met at Cahoots recently for the first meeting of the new biennium. Here, new members are being initiated into the Beta Kappa Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma. Pictured are (from left) Teresa Brown, Meri Bigham, Barbara Vannatta, Gay Brunson, Helen Lowe, Rebecca McKay and Kristen Morjal.

    Beta Kappa Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma International met at Cahoots on Tuesday, Aug. 26, for the first meeting of the new biennium. President Helen Lowe welcomed the 29 members present. Erline Patrick gave the invocation. Following a delicious meal, the members discussed plans for the new biennium. Members will participate in the Imagination Library Run on Saturday, Sept. 20. Helen Fussell is working hard to make this day a

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  • Thomas honored as outstanding professor at MTSU

    Posted on September 2, 2014 at 8:36 am

    Dr. Paula Thomas was honored as the 13th recipient of the Career Achievement Award during MTSU’s Fall Faculty meeting at Tucker Theatre. (MTSU photo by J. Intintoli)

    With more than 30 years of service molding future accountants as a member of the Jones College of Business faculty, Dr. Paula Thomas was honored recently as the 13th recipient of the Career Achievement Award during MTSU’s Fall Faculty meeting at Tucker Theatre. Thomas holds the Deloitte Foundation Professorship in Accounting, an honor “that reflects her success in instilling knowledge and professionalism in students and preparing them for careers,” University

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  • Duckett earns MTSU scholarship

    Posted on September 2, 2014 at 5:36 am

    Duckett, Walter

    Walter Norris Duckett, a transfer student from Motlow State Community College, has been awarded Middle Tennessee State University’s highest scholarship for transfer students, the Honors Transfer Fellowship. In addition to maintaining a 4.0 grade point average, Duckett is a member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and the Motlow College Honors Program. HIs school activities include serving as a senator in the Student Government Association and as president of the

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  • Homeschool Convention

    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:36 am

    Homeschool Convention --

    The Christian Homeschool Association of Lincoln County held the first annual homeschool convention at Riverside Christian Academy on Aug. 23. Many businesses and organizations were represented at the convention: Lincoln County 4-H, Motlow State Community College, Fayetteville-Lincoln County Public Library, Holistic Therapy Services, Redstone Arsenal Civil Air Patrol, Martha Buck’s Flute Studio, Darlene and Lauren Clardy and Jarad Durham (music lessons), Jennifer Tubeville (music lessons), Lego Club, Riverside Christian Academy,

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