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Vols baseball falls in Game Two against Georgia
Mar 21, 2015 • tennessee.247sports.comGeorgia pushed three runs across in the sixth, sparked by back-to-back errors by Tennessee's Owenby and catcher David Houser on Bulldog sacrifice bunts. With a two-run advantage and a runner on first, Georgia's designated hitter Jared Walsh hit a ... More
Oak Ridge finishes great season with loss to Memphis East, 68-57
Mar 11, 2015 • OakridgerAfter transferring from Powell High School as a junior in 2014, this was Middleton's first season at Oak Ridge — and his first trip to the state tournament. He said he had been working toward Murfreesboro all season. “(The state tournament) is ... More
Coaches in Tennessee game both sides played to lose are suspended for next ...
Feb 25, 2015 • USA TODAY High School SportsPhone messages left for principal Rick Powell at Smyrna High and at home also were not returned. Riverdale coach Cory Barrett chose not to comment, saying he must have approval from his principal. Middleton did not return a request for interview by ... More
TSSAA plans on girls state games despite weather
Mar 4, 2015 • USA TODAY High School SportsTennessee Secondary School Athletic Association executive director Bernard Childress acknowledged that he has been in communication with the city of Murfreesboro as well as MTSU regarding sleet and snow that was expected to hit on Wednesday night. “We ... More
Teacher Advisory Committee addresses technology access in Knox County ...
Mar 4, 2015 • Tennessee JournalistMembers of the Teacher Advisory Committee voiced concerns about current educational issues at the Knoxville Board of Education work session, held March 2 in the Andrew Johnson Building. Heidi Walsh, fifth grade teacher at Christenberry Elementary ... More
Rodney Ellison to take over Powell
Jan 6, 2015 • USA TODAY High School SportsThe coaching carousel continues over at Powell High School with the hiring of its fifth football coach in the last five seasons. Rodney Ellison takes over the program after serving as offensive coordinator at Clinton. This is Ellison's second head ... More
Former Powell football coach John Allen cleared of allegations
Dec 17, 2014 • Knoxville News SentinelAllen was notified on Tuesday by phone and received a three-paragraph letter from the Tennessee Department of Children Services stating that the investigation had been classified as “unsubstantiated.” Allen resigned as Powell's football coach last ... More
Powell football coach placed on administrative suspension
Oct 17, 2014 • USA TODAY High School SportsOgden said in a statement to WBIR, “John Allen, head football coach at Powell High School, has been placed on administrative suspension from coaching pending the outcome of an investigation into allegations of unnecessarily placing students at risk of ... More
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