Johnson City Press Friday, October 31, 2014
News Local News Education ETSU
ETSU hoping new scholarships lure more students

ETSU hoping new scholarships lure more students

October 23rd, 2014 9:07 pm by Nathan Baker

New scholarship offerings may help East Tennessee State University shed its reputation as a commuter school and draw increased enrollment from both in-state and outside students.

Comments
News Local News Election 2014
Early voting numbers show dip in Washington County participation

Early voting numbers show dip in Washington County participation

October 23rd, 2014 9:02 pm by Gary B. Gray

Early voting for the Nov. 4 general election is at the halfway point, and Washington County has so far drawn fewer voters than the last comparable election in 2010.

Comments
Local News ETSU

ETSU Dance Marathon to benefit the Children's Miracle Network - PHOTOS

October 23rd, 2014 8:44 pm by Tony Casey

More than 100 people danced for a cause at East Tennessee State University on Thursday night during the Dance Marathon, held in the ballroom at the D.P. Culp University Center.

Comments
News Regional & National Off the Wall News
Too hot for teachers? SW Virginia high school pep rally irksome for many

Too hot for teachers? SW Virginia high school pep rally irksome for many

October 23rd, 2014 5:42 pm by Stephen Igo, NET News Service

At issue was a video posted on YouTube - but since taken down - portraying teachers engaged in a dance skit during the rally.

Comments
News Local News Education
Black mold forces Sullivan County school to close

Black mold forces Sullivan County school to close

October 23rd, 2014 5:26 pm by Rick Wagner, NET News Service

Black mold has prompted Sullivan County school officials to close Indian Springs Elementary School Friday for mold remediation.

Comments
News Regional & National Education
Haslam says Common Core review doesn't signal retreat

Haslam says Common Core review doesn't signal retreat

October 23rd, 2014 5:10 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Tea party groups have derided Common Core as government overreach, while some teachers groups have complained that the standards rely too heavily on student test scores

Comments
Sports UT Sports
Vols vs. Alabama: Lane Kiffin facing rocky reception in return to Neyland

Vols vs. Alabama: Lane Kiffin facing rocky reception in return to Neyland

October 23rd, 2014 4:54 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Comments
News Sports Regional & National
Your Turn: Are bogus classes with automatic A's common for collegiate athletes?

Your Turn: Are bogus classes with automatic A's common for collegiate athletes?

October 23rd, 2014 12:34 pm by AARON BEARD and EMERY P. DALESIO, Associated Press

Tell us what you think about the cheating scandal. Is UNC alone on this?

Comments
ETSU Running Around
Tony Casey

Days and nights at ETSU's Gray Fossil Site

October 23rd, 2014 12:32 pm by Tony Casey

The day my editor referred to East Tennessee State University and General Shale Brick Natural History Museum and Gray Fossil Site as something that was "on my beat," I was elated.

Comments
Sports ETSU Sports
Buccaneer Sports Network announces 2014-15 schedule of broadcasts for radio, television and web streaming

Buccaneer Sports Network announces 2014-15 schedule of broadcasts for radio, television and web streaming

October 23rd, 2014 12:12 pm by Contributed - ETSU Athletics

The network will launch its live game broadcast schedule on as the women's basketball team takes on Milligan College inside Brooks Gym on Nov. 1.

Comments