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County schools discuss best use for leftover bond money

County schools discuss best use for leftover bond money

May 20th, 2014 9:46 pm by Nathan Baker

Members of the Washington County Board of Education wrangled Tuesday evening with allocating half of the remaining capital outlay bond borrowed last year through a deal with the County Commission.

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Dig planned for Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Tennessee at Gray Fossil Site

Dig planned for Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Tennessee at Gray Fossil Site

May 20th, 2014 2:01 pm by Contributed - ETSU

Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Tennessee will be digging for fossils with East Tennessee State University paleontologist Dr. Steven Wallace on Saturday, June 7.

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Send us your graduation pics!

Send us your graduation pics!

May 20th, 2014 10:39 am by Sam Watson

High school graduation season is in full swing, and the Johnson City Press wants to commemorate the occasions with online galleries.

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Massive sinkhole discovered at football stadium at Tennessee university

Massive sinkhole discovered at football stadium at Tennessee university

May 20th, 2014 7:37 am by Luke Thompson, The Leaf Chronicle

The hole complicates a project underway already to replace the main stadium building at Austin Peay State University.

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School system requests more than $3 million from Johnson City

School system requests more than $3 million from Johnson City

May 19th, 2014 9:52 pm by Max Hrenda

The Johnson City Schools system has requested a budget increase from the city, but based on the city's preliminary budget, that request may prove difficult to grant.

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Girl, 11, struck by truck while running from dog at Knoxville bus stop

Girl, 11, struck by truck while running from dog at Knoxville bus stop

May 16th, 2014 12:08 pm by Don Jacobs, Knoxville News-Sentinel

The girl was rushed to the University of Tennessee Medical Center.

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ETSU foundation flush with cash

ETSU foundation flush with cash

May 15th, 2014 8:58 pm by Nathan Baker

East Tennessee State University's affiliated fundraising organization announced a record fund balance to its members Thursday and boasted nearing the two-thirds mark in its efforts to provide the college's share of funding for the fine and performing arts

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Rape investigation follows post-prom party in north Georgia

Rape investigation follows post-prom party in north Georgia

May 15th, 2014 2:50 pm by Kate Harrison, Times Free Press

Multiple reports from the community assert that several young men were involved in the alleged assault.

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2 fired professors sue Tennessee's Bryan College over belief statement excluding evolution possibility

2 fired professors sue Tennessee's Bryan College over belief statement excluding evolution possibility

May 15th, 2014 9:47 am by Associated Press

The dispute began in February when trustees clarified the school's statement of belief to exclude the possibility that God may have used evolution as part of creation.

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Segregation making comeback 60 years after Brown decision

Segregation making comeback 60 years after Brown decision

May 15th, 2014 9:24 am by JESSE J. HOLLAND and KIMBERLY HEFLING, Associated Press

Blacks are now seeing more school segregation than they have in decades, and more than half of Latino students are now attending schools that are majority Latino.

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