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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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Tennessee school voucher bill passes Senate

Tennessee school voucher bill passes Senate

March 30th, 2015 9:16 pm by Associated Press

Legislation that would give parents the option to move a child from a failing public school to a private school has passed the Senate.

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ETSU recruiting subjects for brain-computer interface

ETSU recruiting subjects for brain-computer interface

March 29th, 2015 9:33 pm by Contributed to the Press

Healthy men and women between the ages of 45-70 are needed to participate in a groundbreaking study at East Tennessee State University using a Brain-Computer Interface device.

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