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When it comes to the economic well-being of its residents and the overall state of its children, Weakley County ranks 6th out of 95 counties in the state, according to the KIDS Count report released …

The University of Tennessee Foundation Inc. reached a pinnacle fundraising mark in fiscal year 2024 as commitment totals surpassed $400 million for the first time in University of Tennessee System …

The Weakley County School Board is now facing a Federal lawsuit for Greenfield School’s actions during the May 2024 graduation ceremony, alleged segregation, isolation, and humiliation of a …

Go big or go home. Better yet, head to Montana, which is the next stop for Huntingdon, Tennessee, native Dawson Gremmels, who embraced big opportunities while a student at the University of Tennessee …

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee visited the University of Tennessee at Martin on July 2 to hear updates about university programs. Also visiting the main campus were Tennessee state Rep. Tandy Darby …

The University of Tennessee at Martin received an equipment grant from the National Institutes of Health totaling $88,195 to purchase a DXA whole-body bone-density scanner. UT Martin’s …

The University of Tennessee at Martin will be the site for a clinic to help students apply for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, learn more about the financial aid available to …

The HVAC project at Weakley County Schools, specifically Dresden Elementary and Westview High School, aimed at upgrading the HVAC systems in County School buildings, hit a snag last month when the …

The Tennessee Higher Education Commission (THEC) is partnering with dozens of education and community partners across the state to launch a special FAFSA Frenzy campaign during July to strongly …

The community gathered on June 29 at the Dresden Farmers Market to celebrate the launch of Frazier’s Book Bus, a new mobile library that will serve Weakley, Carroll, and Henry counties in …

The University of Tennessee at Martin hosted its first trailer fabrication workshop for area high school agriculture teachers June 27-28 at the West Tennessee Agricultural Pavilion. The workshop …

A 3% in-state undergraduate tuition increase for University of Tennessee at Martin students was approved June 25 for the 2024-25 academic year by the UT Board of Trustees during the final day of the …

More than 3,100 students graduated from the University of Mississippi in May 2024. Isabella Colotta, of Gleason, TN, is one of the graduates. Colotta, who majored in Mathematics, received a …

University of Tennessee System President Randy Boyd announced the recipients of the 2024 President’s Awards during the annual UT Board of Trustees meeting today in Knoxville. Fifteen …

Jennifer Schlicht, who serves on University of Tennessee Foundation Inc. (UTFI) staff at the University of Tennessee at Martin, was one of six recipients of the 2024 UTFI President’s Award …

The Tennessee Teen Institute is an annual week-long prevention and leadership camp for teens age 13 to 18 from across Tennessee, and for the eighth year, it is being held on the campus of the …

The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees concluded its annual meeting today in the new Agriculture and Natural Resources Building on the UT Knoxville campus. Building on the leadership …

Jillian Brigance, a sophomore UT Martin health and human performance major from Martin, has received the Nick Dunagan WestStar Leadership Scholarship from the university’s WestStar Leadership …

The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees has voted to extend the employment of UT System President Randy Boyd through the fiscal year ending on June 30, 2030. This decision reflects the …

The Westview Beta Marketing and Communications Team took home first place for their presentation at the National Beta Convention in Savannah Georgia last weekend to the delights of students, sponsors …

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