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SMHS New Student Registration Thursday, July 23
Peg Broadcasting News Thursday July 16, 2015

New student registration for grades 9-12 for students zoned for Stone Memorial High School will be Thursday, July 23rd from 8 am til 10 am . This includes any new student to the area or any student who withdrew from SMHS and will be returning. This does not include incoming 9th grade students from elementary schools zoned for SMHS.

 


State Changes Prison Guard Schedules To Save Money, But At What Cost?
Thursday July 16, 2015

Tennessee lawmakers want answers from the Department of Corrections regarding reports of attacks and staff shortages at state prisons. This comes after a major change in how prison guards are paid. To save on overtime costs, state prisons put guards on a 28 day schedule instead of a 40 hour work week. After the change numerous prison guards walked off the job, leaving other guards having to pull double duty.

 


Sales Tax Weekend Aug 7-9
WVLT Wednesday July 15, 2015

The Department of Revenue reminds Tennesseans they can buy certain items without paying sales tax August 7 through August 9. During these three days, Tennessee shoppers can save nearly 10 percent on clothing, school supplies and computers, as they prepare for the back-to-school season. This holiday offers Tennesseans great savings on important back-to-school items, and I encourage everyone to take advantage of this opportunity, Gov. Bill Haslam said. By law, Tennessee's annual sales tax holiday is held every year, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on the first Friday in August and ending at 11:59 p.m. the following Sunday night. This year, the sales tax holiday begins Friday, August 7 at 12:01 a.m. and ends Sunday, August 9 at 11:59 p.m. During this weekend, consumers will not pay state or local sales tax on clothing, school and art supplies that cost $100 or less per item and computers that cost $1,500 or less. We hope Tennessee shoppers will take advantage of the tax relief offered by this years sales tax holiday, Revenue Commissioner Richard Roberts said.

 


Crossville Man Killed in Hwy 70 E Crash
Peg Broadcasting News Wednesday July 15, 2015

A Crossville man has died following a one vehicle crash in Cumberland County. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, 21 year old Mathew Kemp was driving west on Highway 70 East around 9:35 p.m. Tuesday when he lost control of his vehicle, veered off the road and into a ditch, and then struck a tree. Kemp died from his injuries. In the reporting officers opinion, safety restraints would have made a difference.

 


Tennessee June Revenues
tn.gov/Peg Broadcasting Wednesday July 15, 2015

Tennessees total tax collections for June were above budgeted expectations. June ended with a net positive growth of 7.29%, compared to collections in the same month one year ago. Overall June revenues were $1.3 billion, which is $56.5 million more than the state budgeted.

 

 
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