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Elizabethton City School Board considering six candidates for director of schools

Elizabethton City School Board considering six candidates for director of schools

April 7th, 2015 9:55 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton City School Board has begun the process of choosing the next director of schools. The process began Monday when the board held a public forum Monday to discuss the candidates.

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Elizabethton School Board hears public comments concerning new superintendent

Elizabethton School Board hears public comments concerning new superintendent

April 6th, 2015 10:33 pm by Jessica Fuller

With the search for the Elizabethton School System's new superintendent still underway, the Elizabethton Board of Education discussed the candidates to be the next superintendent, but not without concerns that were cast at their public forum Monday night

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Johnson City Schools consider joining lawsuit against state

Johnson City Schools consider joining lawsuit against state

April 6th, 2015 10:28 pm by Tony Casey

Members of the Johnson City Board of Education are weighing their options after hearing an update Monday on a lawsuit filed against the state government seeking better funding for public schools.

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ETSU students pledge to leave mark on university

ETSU students pledge to leave mark on university

April 6th, 2015 10:25 pm by Nathan Baker

A group of graduating seniors hope to leave something behind once they leave East Tennessee State University at the end of the semester: an environment of giving.

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ETSU's ROTC earns top national awards from Pershing Rifles Society

ETSU's ROTC earns top national awards from Pershing Rifles Society - VIDEO

April 6th, 2015 10:06 am by Contributed to the Press

East Tennessee State University's Army ROTC cadets began training two years ago.

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Health care systems see positives for patients with merger

Health care systems see positives for patients with merger

April 4th, 2015 10:35 pm by Tony Casey

In seeking a merger with Wellmont Health System, of course Mountain States Health Alliance's current president and CEO Alan Levine would say positive things about the coming together of the two biggest health care providers in the region.

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ETSU's role in local heath care will grow as result of merger

ETSU's role in local heath care will grow as result of merger

April 4th, 2015 10:29 pm by Nathan Baker

A strengthened partnership between a merged Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System and East Tennessee State University could be a boon for research opportunities and the general health of the region, college officials say.

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"Save  the Doodads" to spread testicular cancer awareness at ETSU

"Save the Doodads" to spread testicular cancer awareness at ETSU

March 31st, 2015 9:51 pm by Staff Report

April marks testicular cancer awareness month, East Tennessee State University is teaming up with the Men's Health Network to educate students on the disease, which is the most common form of cancer in men between the ages of 15 and 35.

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Greeneville's youngest rocket scientist trio sending invention into the heavens

Greeneville's youngest rocket scientist trio sending invention into the heavens

March 31st, 2015 9:41 pm by Tony Casey

The Bulawas' Greeneville Science Room might look chaotic and disorganized to outsiders, but in this workshop a trio of young rocket scientist sisters, who call themselves "Chicks In Space," might be laying the groundwork for an invention that could extend

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Johnson City survey reveals street repair, education top priorities

Johnson City survey reveals street repair, education top priorities

March 30th, 2015 9:34 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City's 2014 National Citizen Survey reveals residents feel positive about the city's overall quality of life, but it also shows most want increased street repair and improved opportunities for walking and travel.

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