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Pictured left is the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce 2020 Student Advisory Board Scholarship recipient Harold Canada and right, Board Member Jim Neale, presenting him the award.

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Amid transitioning from her previous positon as the principal of Ralph Askins School to the Special Education Coordinator of Lincoln County Schools, Dr. Bridgette Jones took a moment to speak to the Elk Valley Times about her decision to explore this new opportunity, her fondness for her suc…

Sarah Cox of Fayetteville was among those named to the Brescia University Spring 2020 Dean’s List for completing at least 12 credit hours with a 3.5-4.0 GPA. Cox is an English major with an emphasis in professional writing.

Lincoln County High School’s Kyle Herd has been elected to serve as the Middle TN HOSA Vice President for the 2020-2021 school year. Kyle is an upcoming senior who plans to attend college in the fall of 2021 to become a Med Flight Pilot. HOSA- Future Health Professionals is a student led org…

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) Shelbyville was once again recognized for excellence during the Tennessee Board of Regents Statewide Outstanding Achievement Recognition (SOAR) Awards.

Motlow State Community College, led by Principal Investigator Omar Tantawi, has been awarded approximately $108,000 of a $600,000 grant from the National Science Foundation as part of a collaborative project to address the shortfall of qualified robotics technicians in the workforce.

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The Lincoln County Board of Education approved an emergency resolution in its April 20 meeting that adopts, revises or suspends several local board policies in order to comply with Gov. Bill Lee’s recommendations and Tennessee State Board of Education’s rules and policies for the remainder o…

Ralph Askins School just completed the third annual Amazing Shake competition with its fourth grade students, who were recognized by the Fayetteville City School Board during its March meeting.

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Lincoln County and Fayetteville City schools will remain closed for the rest of the academic year in compliance with Gov. Bill Lee’s recommendation, which came Wednesday during an afternoon news conference in Nashville.

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Motlow State and its partners have been awarded a state grant for $949,410 through the Governor’s Investment in Vocational Education (GIVE) program for a Teaching Innovative Learning Technologies (TILT) project.

The Tennessee Electric Cooperative Association (TECA) has made the decision to cancel the 2020 Washington Youth Tour amid concerns over COVID-19.

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Sharon Kay Edwards of Flintville, Motlow McMinnville campus branch librarian, was selected as the 2020 Community College Staff Member of the Year in the second annual Statewide Outstanding Achievement Recognition (SOAR) Awards during the Tennessee Board of Regents quarterly meeting Tuesday.

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The Motlow State Adult College Express (ACE) program might be the solution for adults who are at a crossroads for their future because of the COVID-19 crisis.

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The state’s community and technical colleges are playing a major role in a crash project by the state’s public higher education system to manufacture face shields to help protect Tennessee health professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic.

MaKenna Dillon, a sixth grader at Riverside Christian Academy, Zachary Nichols, an eighth grader at Fayetteville Middle School, Koda Chandler, a sixth grader at Highland Rim School, Rowan Gafford, a seventh grader at Riverside Christian Academy, Kamari Oden, a sixth grader at Unity School, a…

Fayetteville Public Utilities (FPU) Student Utility Board (SUB) spent their recent meeting learning about the telecommunications department and the services that are offered to customers.

Tyeus Layne of Fayetteville High School and Victoria Tucker of Lincoln County High School have been selected to attend the 2020 Youth Leadership Summit sponsored by the Tennessee Electric Cooperative Association and Fayetteville Public Utilities.

Consider the scenario where it is high stakes testing time, and you are preparing to take an entire battery of standardized tests that should assess any and all progress you made throughout the current school year. You could be taking a test in English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, So…

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Lincoln County High School's 41st Annual Tractor Day was another success with drivers braving the cold and flurries Friday morning.

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In its third year as an FFA Chapter, Riverside Christian Academy has expanded its National FFA Week activities, sharing the value of the program with students of all ages.

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During 2020, it is my distinct honor to serve as president of the Tennessee School Boards Association. For more than 80 years, TSBA has assisted public school boards across the state in effectively governing school districts, helping school boards and members reach their highest potential an…

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The Science and Technology Education and TRAINing (STEDTRAIN) Committee has announced the continuation of its Seed Grant Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Program for K-12 schools in Jackson, Madison, Marshall, Morgan, and Limestone counties in Alabama and Lincoln Coun…

Together with other leading schools from around the nation, TCAT-Pulaski is holding National Technical Letter of Intent Signing Day from 10 a.m., until 1 p.m., on Feb. 20.

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Dr. Janine Wilson, director of the Fayetteville City School System for the past 10 years, announced last week that she will retire at the end of the calendar year, Dec. 31.

Motlow State will administer the High School Equivalency Test (HiSET™) several times throughout 2020.