Video compiled congratulating the Class of 2020 in Tennessee

To celebrate Tennessee’s Class of 2020, the Tennessee Department of Education is sharing special video messages to Tennessee’s graduating seniors. The department shared messages from:

Governor Bill Lee; Senator Lamar Alexander; Senator Marsha Blackburn; Brian McLaughlin, 2019-20 Tennessee Teacher of the Year; Dr. LeAndrea Ware, 2019-20 Tennessee Principal of the Year; Ben Jones of the Tennessee Titans; Filip Forsberg of the Nashville Predators; Jaren Jackson Jr. of the Memphis Grizzlies; Tanner Dieterich of the Nashville Soccer Club; and others. The viedo may be seen on YouTube.

Carson-Newman releases Dean’s List for spring, 2020

The following Carson-Newman University student(s) made Dean’s List for the spring 2020 semester.

The University awards Dean’s List honors to students earning a grade point average of 3.5 or higher while taking 12 or more credit hours.


Jasmine Rizk


William Howard

Tyler Thackerson

La Follette

Olivia Bray

Derick Marlow

MacKenzie Payne


Raven Aiken

Kirby Logan

Oak Ridge

Miranda Bailey

Graelyn Blankenship

Tiffany Fritts

Piper Halcrow

Christian Mitchell

Victoria Qiu

Peter Souleyrette

John Vance