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Franklin football falters home opener to Riverdale

Franklin football falters home opener to Riverdale
STORY BY JAKE DONOVAN | PHOTO BY x The night began with Franklin vying for its first 2-0 start since 2014. By the end, the Rebels were simply hoping to find the end zone. The Franklin Rebels’ home opener didn’t quite go as expected, suffering a 34-10 loss to the visiting Riverdale Warriors in non-conference ...
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Trump’s unconstitutional blockage of Twitter users could affect social media for WCS board members

Trump’s unconstitutional blockage of Twitter users could affect social media for WCS board members
By JOHN McBRYDE A lawsuit involving President Donald Trump and his Twitter account will likely lead to a new law on the use of social media for elected officials, including members of the Williamson County Schools’ Board of Education who have Twitter, Facebook and similar accounts. During a presentation at Tuesday’s school board retreat at ...
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School safety at forefront of Williamson County Schools’ Board of Education retreat

School safety at forefront of Williamson County Schools’ Board of Education retreat
PHOTO: WCS Safety and Security Director Mike Fletcher speaks before school board members Nancy Garrett, Rick Wimberly, Dan Cash and others during the Board of Education Wednesday. / Photo by John McBryde By JOHN McBRYDE From making sure the doors are locked to assigning the appropriate number of school resource officers to ensuring there’s an ...
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Nonprofit Catalyst Network gets down to business in helping Williamson County Schools’ EIC

Nonprofit Catalyst Network gets down to business in helping Williamson County Schools’ EIC
PHOTO: Participating in a recent fundraiser by the Catalyst Network were (from left) Julie Oyer, Adam Beck, William Vablais, Kari Miller, Cherie Hammond and Jay Chawan. / Photos by John McBryde By JOHN McBRYDE As those involved in the creation and development of what is perhaps Williamson County Schools’ most ambitious program could attest, there ...
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PHOTOS: Brentwood skates past MBA in home opener

PHOTOS: Brentwood skates past MBA in home opener
PHOTOS BY ANDY COLLIGNON  It took four intense quarters and a dramatic overtime finish for Brentwood High School to win its home opener against D-II AAA titan Montgomery Bell Academy, but the Bruins got the job done. Quarterback Cade Granzow ran in the game-winning score in extra football to give Brentwood a major 9-6 victory ...
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Ravenwood football wallops Centennial in season opener

Ravenwood football wallops Centennial in season opener
STORY BY JAKE DONOVAN | PHOTOS BY MATT MASTERS  The Ravenwood Raptors are officially a problem. With nationwide interest placed on this year’s football program, the Raptors lived up to the preseason press clippings and then some following a 49-21 rout of the Centennial Cougars in the 2019 season and home opener Friday evening at ...
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Golden highlights a few key figures at first WCS school board meeting of the year

Golden highlights a few key figures at first WCS school board meeting of the year
PHOTO: Superintendent Jason Golden (left) and Assistant Superintendent Leigh Webb (center) of Secondary Education stand with some of the principals representing the district’s 28 Reward Schools. / Photo by John McBryde By JOHN McBRYDE On a night of routine vote tallying and light discussion, the Williamson County Schools Board of Education’s first full meeting in ...
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