Shelby County Schools Implement Mask Mandate For 2021-22 School Year

Following The Suggestion By The Pfizer-Backed American Academy Of Pediatrics That Children Should Be Wearing Masks In School, Shelby County Schools Have Issued A Mask Mandate For All Staff And Students For The 2021-22 School Year.

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Lee Supports Decision To Fire Tennessee’s Top Vaccine Official

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee Backed The Decision To Fire The Tennessee Department Of Health’s Top Vaccine Expert, Dr. Michelle Fiscus, During A Thursday News Conference. Lee Said The Decision Was Made By Department Of Health Commissioner Lisa Piercey And Department Leadership.

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Tennessee Tourism Commissioner Apologizes After ‘Tennessee On Me’ Controversy

Tennessee’s Commissioner For The Department Of Tourist Development Apologized For How The ‘Tennessee On Me’ Initiative Was Rolled Out. The Program Was Met With Criticisms From Several State Representatives And Other Tennesseans.

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Building Commission Expected To Vote In Favor Of Removing Forrest Bust From Capitol (Update)

The State Building Commission voted on Thursday, giving final approval for the relocation of the bust of Nathan Bedford Forrest from the Capitol to the Tennessee State Museum.

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Faith Leaders In Tennessee Call For Governor Lee Investigation

Christian Faith Leaders Across Tennessee Are Calling For An Independent Investigation Into Governor Bill Lee And How He Handled The Firing Of The State’s Top Vaccination Expert.

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Tennessee Approves 29 New Virtual Schools

The Tennessee Department Of Education Has Announced 29 New Virtual Schools That Will Be Open In The Upcoming 2021-22 School Year. The New Schools Will Bring The Total Of Online Schools In The State Up To 57. 

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Average Annual Tennessee Teacher Salary Eclipses $52K

The Average Public School Classroom Teacher In Tennessee Made $52,596 During The 2019-20 School Year, According To A New Report From The Tennessee Comptroller’s Office Of Research And Education Accountability.

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Study Committee Seeks Answers To Illegal Immigration In TN

On Tuesday July 15, 10AM CST, The Joint Study Committee On Refugee Issues Met Live For The Second Time In The Cordell Hull Building In Nashville, TN. They Heard Presentations From The Governor’s Office, Department Of Children’s Services And The Fiscal Review Committee.

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TN Doctors Request Independent Investigation Of Lee’s Handling Of Pandemic

A Group Of Doctors In Tennessee Is Asking For The Justice Department To Perform An Independent Investigation Into The Way Governor Bill Lee Handled The COVID-19 Pandemic After The Firing Of The Tennessee Department Of Health’s Medical Director Over Vaccines.

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