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Campus, community show support for injured ETSU president

Campus, community show support for injured ETSU president

November 20th, 2013 9:01 pm by Nathan Baker

Two days after being injured in a crash, students, faculty and staff are standing behind East Tennessee State University President Brian Noland as he recovers from serious injuries.

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3 teens charged in bomb scare that forced Daniel Boone evacuation

3 teens charged in bomb scare that forced Daniel Boone evacuation

November 20th, 2013 3:41 pm by Staff Report

Sheriff Ed Graybeal said two freshmen and a sophomore were charged with filing a false report.

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Quidditch craze sweeps into local high school.

Quidditch craze sweeps into local high school.

November 20th, 2013 7:56 am by Nathan Baker

Adapted from the pages of J.K. Rowling’s wildly popular “Harry Potter” series, the sport is said to be a mix of rugby, soccer, dodgeball and tag, but is all fun for the dozen or so members of Science Hill High School’s Quidditch Club.

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North Side Elementary School takes a stand against bullying

North Side Elementary School takes a stand against bullying

November 19th, 2013 9:14 pm by Becky Campbell

Kindergarten through fourth-grade students at North Side Elementary School have a simple message this week — don’t be a bully.

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Pop culture meets higher ed: College to name school after 'Anchorman' Ron Burgundy

Pop culture meets higher ed: College to name school after 'Anchorman' Ron Burgundy

November 18th, 2013 4:50 pm by Associated Press

It's kind of a big deal that Emerson College is changing the name of its school of communication.

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Update: Boone freshman found with map, 'troublesome' items in bomb threat

Update: Boone freshman found with map, 'troublesome' items in bomb threat

November 18th, 2013 4:20 pm by Kristen Swing

Daniel Boone High School was evacuated Monday morning after a student allegedly told a classmate the X's on a map represented 'places we're going to put bombs in the school.'

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Is teaching a safe profession in light of recent school violence?

Is teaching a safe profession in light of recent school violence?

November 17th, 2013 8:32 pm by Associated Press

Experts say the phenomenon of student-on-teacher violence is too often ignored.

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Students learn math of accidents

Students learn math of accidents

November 15th, 2013 9:36 pm by Becky Campbell

If Connie Williams’ students had conducted themselves in real life like they did in class Friday, the 13- and 14-year-olds would likely end up in juvenile detention.

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ETSU professor to speak about Kennedy assassination at Johnson City library

ETSU professor to speak about Kennedy assassination at Johnson City library

November 15th, 2013 4:54 pm by Contributed — ETSU

In this free public talk, Dr. Daryl Carter of East Tennessee State University will discuss Kennedy’s career in Congress, his presidency and his death, including aspects and details of various theories revolving around the assassination.

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Science Hill Percussion Ensemble drums up worldwide honor

Science Hill Percussion Ensemble drums up worldwide honor

November 15th, 2013 11:44 am by Brad Hicks

The ensemble is one of only a pair of high school percussion ensembles in the world to be selected to take the stage for a showcase concert at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention held in Indianapolis.

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