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Second Harvest, WCQR launch this year's Project Thanksgiving campaign

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Second Harvest, WCQR launch this year's Project Thanksgiving campaign

October 27th, 2014 9:28 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

WCQR-FM radio and Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee have kicked off their annual drive to provide Thanksgiving dinners to 6,000 area homes in need.

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ETSU College of Business and Technology inducts Hall of Fame members

ETSU College of Business and Technology inducts Hall of Fame members

October 30th, 2014 12:01 pm by Contributed - ETSU

The East Tennessee State University College of Business and Technology inducted the following members into its Hall of Fame during a ceremony on Oct. 30, at Millennium Centre.

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Minions invade Lake Ridge Elementary School

October 30th, 2014 11:22 am by Contributed - Lake Ridge Elementary School

Book Character Pumpkins is an annual event at Lake Ridge, and it's a big hit with the boys and girls, who have a chance at winning Scholastic Book Club gift certificates in the contest.

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Location changed for ETSU Homecoming luncheon, class reunions

Location changed for ETSU Homecoming luncheon, class reunions

October 29th, 2014 2:01 pm by Contributed ETSU

Tailgating will go on as planned at the same time rain or shine at parking lot 21 at the corner of Jack Vest Drive and N. Dossett Drive.

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Heightened security measures in place for Science Hill, Dobyns-Bennett matchup

Heightened security measures in place for Science Hill, Dobyns-Bennett matchup

October 29th, 2014 11:18 am by Nathan Baker

Administrators of both Science Hill and Kingsport's Dobyns-Bennett high schools will take extra safety precautions this Friday for the game between the Hill Toppers and the Indians.

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Elizabethton Director Alexander says FOX News report on schools not fair, not balanced

Elizabethton Director Alexander says FOX News report on schools not fair, not balanced

October 28th, 2014 10:28 pm by John Thompson

Elizabethton is not known as a hotbed of Islamic fundamentalism, nor for accusing former U.S. presidents of being racists.

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Thanks a million: Washington County Commission approves $1M gift for ETSU arts center

Thanks a million: Washington County Commission approves $1M gift for ETSU arts center

October 27th, 2014 9:35 pm by Gary B. Gray

A majority of Washington County commissioners on Monday approved giving East Tennessee State University $1 million over the next 10 years for its new fine arts center, though a handful of commissioners pushed back, claiming it wasn't right to do so while

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Bands play on: Science Hill High hosts 2nd annual Hilltopper Invitational

Bands play on: Science Hill High hosts 2nd annual Hilltopper Invitational - VIDEO

October 25th, 2014 10:18 pm by Max Hrenda

Between increased participation, steady attendance and strong parental support, Carson Vermillion said Science Hill High School might be becoming known as a competition destination.

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Milligan president announces $40M expansion plan

Milligan president announces $40M expansion plan

October 25th, 2014 10:12 pm by Max Hrenda

Although Milligan College is years away from its sesquicentennial, by the time it's reached, the school president hopes a campus-wide improvement project will lead it into its next 150 years.

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Update: 2 dead, including gunman, in school attack north of Seattle

Update: 2 dead, including gunman, in school attack north of Seattle

October 24th, 2014 4:20 pm by DOUG ESSER, Associated Press

Marysville Police Commander Robb Lamoureux said Friday that police are continuing to search Marysville Pilchuck High School.

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Johnson City police: Boy, 15, stabbed Science Hill classmate twice with pencil

Johnson City police: Boy, 15, stabbed Science Hill classmate twice with pencil

October 24th, 2014 2:59 pm by Staff Report

The girl had bruising in the area where she was struck and did not require medical attention.

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