Johnson City Press Friday, July 3, 2015
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Reanna McClure Named Recipient of Third Annual Jerry Shankle Memorial Foundation Scholarship

Reanna McClure Named Recipient of Third Annual Jerry Shankle Memorial Foundation Scholarship

June 25th, 2015 4:37 pm by B

The Third Annual Jerry Shankle Memorial Foundation Scholarship has been awarded at Unaka High School.

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Eldridge: Washington County not planning all-cash end-run around Johnson City schools

Eldridge: Washington County not planning all-cash end-run around Johnson City schools

June 24th, 2015 9:30 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County commissioners will begin finalizing the county's 2016 fiscal budget tonight, and Mayor Dan Eldridge says there's no reason to suspect the 25-member body is looking for a way to withhold future shared school funding from Johnson City.

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Presto: Pesto! A VIDEO recipe with Lexy Close

Presto: Pesto! A VIDEO recipe with Lexy Close

June 24th, 2015 4:39 pm by Tony Casey

Close works with the Appalachian RC&D Council, as well as Build it Up East TN, and uses the bounty of her gardens to fuel her love for making delicious foods and teaching others to do the same.

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Grad student's report examines growth potential along new highway

Grad student's report examines growth potential along new highway

June 23rd, 2015 9:15 pm by John Thompson

There is a shared belief between city planners and real estate developers that building a new road through undeveloped farmland and wooded acreage is a recipe for quick developmen

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Johnson City Board of Education approves 3-percent raise

Johnson City Board of Education approves 3-percent raise

June 23rd, 2015 9:11 pm by Tony Casey

It's not what they were initially aiming for, but members of the Johnson City Board of Education agreed to move forward with a three-percent raise for all school employees at a Tuesday night meeting.

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Upward Bound students learn about water sampling at Brush Creek

Upward Bound students learn about water sampling at Brush Creek

June 22nd, 2015 9:57 pm by David Floyd

Allison Arrington and Zach Thrift were two of the 28 Upward Bound students who filled the banks of Brush Creek Monday to participate in a survey of the small creek's water purity.

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Second on-campus sex assault this month reported at ETSU

Second on-campus sex assault this month reported at ETSU

June 22nd, 2015 3:16 pm by Staff Report

According to an East Tennessee State University safety alert, another sexual assault in an on-campus residence hall was reported Monday to the school's Department of Public Safety.

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ETSU Governor's Schools offer high schoolers a leg up

ETSU Governor's Schools offer high schoolers a leg up

June 21st, 2015 9:28 pm by David Floyd

Matthew Connors, a rising junior at Central Magnet School in Murfreesboro, slapped mud into the wooden slats of the shelter he and his classmates constructed a couple weeks ago, putting the finishing touches on a makeshift wall that insulated the inside o

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Students choose to stay on campus at ETSU for the summer to get ahead, stay in Johnson City

Students choose to stay on campus at ETSU for the summer to get ahead, stay in Johnson City

June 21st, 2015 9:26 pm by Dylan Chesser

When Caitlynn de Preter found out that she would be working in the East Tennessee State University neuroscience lab this summer, she had a decision to make: She could either commute to the university from Chattanooga every day or stay in a residence hall.

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Director's assurances key to deadlock over Carter County Schools budget

Director's assurances key to deadlock over Carter County Schools budget

June 19th, 2015 10:27 am by John Thompson

There was a 4-4 deadlock on the Carter County School Board on Thursday afternoon when it considered the system's 2015-16 budget.

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