Sumner County http://wkyufm.org en Expected Sumner County Student Increase Fizzles Following Funding Fight http://wkyufm.org/post/expected-sumner-county-student-increase-fizzles-following-funding-fight <p>A Middle Tennessee school system is apparently not getting a large increase in students, which was a focus in a budget fight. The Sumner County schools delayed opening for 10 days this month as the school board and the Sumner County Commission deadlocked over more education funding. Fri, 28 Sep 2012 13:02:08 +0000 Associated Press & The Tennessean 19916 at http://wkyufm.org Students in Sumner County Can Finally Prepare for First Day of School http://wkyufm.org/post/students-sumner-county-can-finally-prepare-first-day-school <p>Sumner County, Tennessee students will start classes Thursday, following a nearly two week delay over school funding issues. The issue was resolved at last night&rsquo;s meeting of the Sumner County Board of Education. Wed, 15 Aug 2012 14:38:26 +0000 The Tennessean 17472 at http://wkyufm.org Still No School Opening Date Set for Sumner County, Tennessee http://wkyufm.org/post/still-no-school-opening-date-set-sumner-county-tennessee <p>There is no indication when public school classes will begin in Sumner County, Tennessee, despite an additional $2.2 million appropriation by the County Commission. Commissioners approved the funding Monday, but schools officials had said they needed $7.6 million additional dollars to operate the school system. Tue, 07 Aug 2012 13:06:20 +0000 Associated Press 16928 at http://wkyufm.org Budget Problems Delay Start of School Year in Sumner County, Tennessee http://wkyufm.org/post/budget-problems-delay-start-school-year-sumner-county-tennessee <p>Students in a northern Tennessee county are in limbo as the local school board continues to debate a budget impasse. The Tennessean reports the school board voted 10-1 last week to delay the beginning of school in order to deal with a nearly $8 million budget hole. Mon, 06 Aug 2012 14:19:56 +0000 Kevin Willis 16857 at http://wkyufm.org