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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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Boat-O-Rama! Unicoi Co. high school students learn about life on the lake - VIDEO

Boat-O-Rama! Unicoi Co. high school students learn about life on the lake - VIDEO

May 14th, 2014 12:14 pm by Tony Casey

Seniors had their yearly senior picnic at Winged Deer Park and were given the opportunity to tour the lake all the way to the Tennessee Valley Authority's dam and back.

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9 vie for seats on Washington Co. Board of Education

9 vie for seats on Washington Co. Board of Education

May 13th, 2014 11:27 pm by Nathan Baker

Nine Washington County Board of Education candidates are vying for six seats in the First and Third districts this summer in the county General Election.

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FAFSA Disaster? Alexander's assessments analyzed, expanded

FAFSA Disaster? Alexander's assessments analyzed, expanded

May 12th, 2014 10:52 pm by Nathan Baker

To demonstrate the clumsy growth of federal regulations and their effect on the education system, U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander unfurled an impressive visual aid Saturday before East Tennessee State University's commencement ceremony.

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Milligan awards 197 degrees

May 12th, 2014 4:22 pm by Contributed - Milligan College

Milligan College's commencement ceremonies were conducted May 9 and 10 in the Mary B. Martin Auditorium of Seeger Memorial Chapel.

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