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    Tennessee’s 2020-21 TCAP Participation Exceeds Expectations

    Tuesday, July 27, 2021 | 03:59pm

    Nashville, TN—Today, the Tennessee Department of Education announced the state’s Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) participation rates for the 2020-21 annual assessment administration, achieving an overall participation rate of 95% statewide.

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    Visitor Arrested At West Tennessee State Penitentiary

    Tuesday, July 27, 2021 | 03:23pm

    HENNING – A visitor to the West Tennessee State Penitentiary (WTSP) has been arrested on charges related to introduction of contraband into the facility. On Sunday afternoon, visitor Diane Dotson was arrested by TDOC Special Agent Damario Avery for Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance, Felony Introduction into a Penal Facility, and Misdemeanor Simple Possession of Marijuana.

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