The “Big Payback” encourages residents to give local and pay back nonprofits during 24-hour campaign May 6
Sumner County’s plan to consolidate all emergency dispatch operations moved a step closer to reality Tuesday with Gallatin rallying behind the initiative.
Advantages of the centralized dispatch estimated to be fully operational by the 2015-16 fiscal year include reducing the number of times that a 911 call is redirected or rerouted to another agency and quicker response times, Gallatin Police records show.
Offering enrichment programs and day care to children from 12-months to 12-years-old, Gallatin Day Care Center, Inc., is set to hold a fundraiser to help raise funds to better their services.
For $10, supporters can attend their annual event.
The spaghetti dinner and auction will feature the music of Danny McCorkle. Items to be auctioned—both by a live auction and silent auction—include trips to Disney, Branson and Bowling Green; local golf trips, fishing trips and train rides; also baskets valued at $100.
Industry jobs are on the rise in Sumner County, but the problem some local employers say they are facing is a lack of available workers.
Ideas about how local industries and educators could work together to train a workforce in the manufacturing field was the topic of discussion Friday at Volunteer State Community College at the quarterly meeting of the North Central P-16 Council - a group of educators, chamber members, elected officials and business professionals.
Over the weekend, the Gallatin High School boys’ soccer team played host to Hendersonville, White House Heritage and Clarksville at their annual Soccer Classic.
Gallatin opened play in the classic with a 3-1 win over White House Heritage Friday night and played Clarksville to a 2-2 tie the following day.
The Station Camp High School baseball team had strung together nine consecutive wins heading into the Hoover Buccaneer Classic held in Hoover, AL. Those wins included four victories last week at the Wilson County Tournament over Ezell Harding, Smith County, Friendship Christian and Summit. Thus far, the three day Hoover tournament has not been so favorable for the Maroon and Gray.
The youth of the Gallatin High School baseball team showed against the seasoned Mt. Juliet Bears Monday night in a District 9-AAA contest. Gallatin managed only two base hits against the Bears in a 9-0 loss.
“We lacked some aggressiveness tonight,” Gallatin Head Coach Mickey Armstrong said. “You can’t do that against a good baseball team like Mt. Juliet.”
Timothy Puskas, 38 was charged with the murder of former Station Camp soccer standout William R. McCaw earlier this week. McCaw, a 2010 graduate of Station Camp High School, was found in the backyard of a house on Hartwell Street in New Brunswick, NJ on Feb. 15. McCaw was a victim of blunt force trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene.