The NAEP results also show that Tennessee had the largest growth of any state in a single testing cycle since NAEP started nationwide assessments a decade ago.
Locally, officials at Coffee County Schools received 23 reports of bullying during the time period, of which 19 were confirmed. Two of those cases involved race, color or national origin; five involved sex or gender discrimination; and six involved the use of electronic technology.
Adams founded the Houston Oilers, later the Tennessee Titans, in 1959 as part of the new American Football League. Until his death he remained owner, chairman of the board, and president and CEO of the franchise that became the Titans in 1999 after a controversial departure from Houston.
On Oct. 1, at approximately 8 p.m., the Tullahoma Police Department responded to a call of gunshots at 512 West Grundy Street in Tullahoma. Upon arrival, officers found seventeen year old Austin Ferrell unresponsive on the porch with an apparent gunshot wound.
A Tullahoma teenager is dead after he was shot and killed by a neighbor. Unofficial sources told The Coffee County Independent that the teenager, Austin Ferrell, died near the Grundy Street home of his grandmother after an altercation with a neighbor.