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Back 2 School Bash gears students up for start of classes next week

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Back 2 School Bash gears students up for start of classes next week

August 1st, 2015 10:43 pm by Jessica Fuller

With summer vacation winding down and area schools gearing up for classes next week, Saturday's Back 2 School Bash made sure area students were well informed, well ready and well supplied.

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Teacher arrested on arson, fraud charges no longer a Carter County employee

Teacher arrested on arson, fraud charges no longer a Carter County employee

July 31st, 2015 9:52 am by John Thompson

Director of Schools Kevin Ward did not specify whether April Beam resigned or was terminated.

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Happy Valley teacher charged with arson, insurance fraud

Happy Valley teacher charged with arson, insurance fraud

July 30th, 2015 9:15 am by John Thompson

The arson investigation stems from a fire at a Stoney Creek home.

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Carter 4-H'ers win scholarships

Carter 4-H'ers win scholarships

July 29th, 2015 2:22 pm by John Thompson

One received the highest level of recognition that can be received.

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Carter school board approves telemedicine agreement

Carter school board approves telemedicine agreement

July 29th, 2015 2:04 pm by John Thompson

In a short called meeting, the Carter County School Board unanimously approved a memorandum of understanding with EMD Anywhere LLC to provide telemedicine services to all the schools in the system.

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TCAT announces 262 will graduate

TCAT announces 262 will graduate

July 29th, 2015 1:56 pm by Contributed to the Press

The commencement ceremonies will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 11, in Seeger Chapel at Milligan College.

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Scientists discover new promising candidate in search for Earth's closest relative

Scientists discover new promising candidate in search for Earth's closest relative

July 26th, 2015 10:07 pm by David Floyd

Mother Earth is a lonely planet, but a recent announcement indicates scientists might have found one of her long-lost cousins.

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Tennesseans should begin preparing for the first total solar eclipse in the U.S. since 1979

Tennesseans should begin preparing for the first total solar eclipse in the U.S. since 1979

July 26th, 2015 10:04 pm by David Floyd

Our ancestors feared them, but today we celebrate them as proof behind the majesty of the cosmos, and Aug. 21, 2017, might be many Tennesseans' only chance to see one of nature's greatest phenomena: a total solar eclipse.

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Eldridge, Peterson dispel consolidation; examine finer points of school funding

Eldridge, Peterson dispel consolidation; examine finer points of school funding

July 25th, 2015 10:44 pm by Gary B. Gray

Both Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge and Johnson City's City Manager Pete Peterson agree the study of consolidating city and county schools, not to mention an actual merger, are expensive tasks - and might not be worth the investment.

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New amphitheater expands JC Public Library's kids zone

New amphitheater expands JC Public Library's kids zone

July 24th, 2015 9:14 am by David Floyd

Adults and kids visiting the Johnson City Public Library will now have a nice scenic area to sit in while they read their books about adolescent vampires and boy wizards.

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