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Update: ETSU offers info in light of meningitis discovery

Update: ETSU offers info in light of meningitis discovery

August 26th, 2014 6:21 pm by Max Hrenda

East Tennessee State University has issued a public health warning after the discovery of two potential cases of bacterial meningitis.

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Ridgeview, University School named Reward Schools by state

Ridgeview, University School named Reward Schools by state

August 26th, 2014 11:52 am by Contributed - Washington County Schools

This honor places both schools in the top 5 percent of all schools in the state of Tennessee in their respective grade spans.

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Snakes found in Sullivan Co. elementary school

Snakes found in Sullivan Co. elementary school

August 26th, 2014 11:33 am by Rick Wagner, NET News Service

Rat snakes can be mistaken for poisonous copperheads, although Principal Josh Davis and Director of Schools Jubal Yennie said the two snakes inside the building were definitely rat snakes, not copperheads.

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Elizabethton principal battling ALS to speak at Milligan convocation

Elizabethton principal battling ALS to speak at Milligan convocation

August 26th, 2014 10:10 am by Contributed - Milligan College

Josh Wandell was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, in 2013.

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ETSU student places third in national weightlifting competition

ETSU student places third in national weightlifting competition

August 26th, 2014 9:26 am by Contributed - ETSU

Megan Poole is a scholarship recipient with the Olympic Training Site at ETSU and trains under Dr. Satoshi Mizuguchi, an assistant professor of Exercise and Sport Science in the Clemmer College of Education.

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Despite online call to quit, Dykes says he plans to stay

Despite online call to quit, Dykes says he plans to stay

August 25th, 2014 9:47 pm by Nathan Baker

Washington County's Director of Schools said Monday he has no plans to leave his post in light of an online petition posted this weekend calling for his resignation.

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Freshman class size encouraging for Noland

Freshman class size encouraging for Noland

August 25th, 2014 9:19 pm by Nathan Baker

After two years of enrollment decline, East Tennessee State University President Brian Noland said the figures for the incoming freshman class look encouraging, and could signify the end of the slump for the state school in Johnson City.

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Science Hill, Towne Acres make list of state's Reward Schools

Science Hill, Towne Acres make list of state's Reward Schools

August 25th, 2014 4:13 pm by Staff Report

Towne Acres Elementary School and Science Hill High School were among the schools in the top 5% statewide with the highest performance or the largest academic growth by students during the 2013-2014 school year.

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Can't find a parking space at ETSU? There's an app for that

Can't find a parking space at ETSU? There's an app for that

August 25th, 2014 9:19 am by Nathan Baker

New technology debuts today for thousands of returning students who can now use a new mobile phone app to find available parking on East Tennessee State University's 360-acre campus.

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ETSU gets ice bucketed after convocation - VIDEO

ETSU gets ice bucketed after convocation - VIDEO

August 22nd, 2014 9:08 pm by Tony Casey

East Tennessee State University President Dr. Brian Noland quickly changed uniforms Friday at the school's New Student Convocation.

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