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ETSU Army ROTC slated to close

ETSU Army ROTC slated to close

October 3rd, 2013 11:02 am by Staff report

East Tennessee State University's Army ROTC program is one of 13 scheduled for closure, according to a news release from the Army.

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Johnson City school board approves teachers’ contract

Johnson City school board approves teachers’ contract

September 30th, 2013 8:46 pm by Nathan Baker

Johnson City administrators and educators agreed that the teachers’ contract forged under the guidelines of the state’s new collaborative conferencing law is acceptable, but said the long and unwieldy process still needs some refining.

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Elizabethton school committee weighs new vs. old school stadium

Elizabethton school committee weighs new vs. old school stadium

September 27th, 2013 2:16 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — A committee established to gather information on costs and the feasibility of three capital projects for the Elizabethton City School Board held its first meeting on Thursday afternoon in the board room.

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Legislators will meet to discuss ETSU custodial outsourcing

Legislators will meet to discuss ETSU custodial outsourcing

September 27th, 2013 9:18 am by Gary B. Gray

State legislators will meet next week to learn more about East Tennessee State University’s possible switch to contracted custodial services.

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Need for new school questioned by Washington County officials

Need for new school questioned by Washington County officials

September 26th, 2013 9:31 pm by Nathan Baker

Local officials questioned the need for a new Washington County school suggested to be built seemingly in the path of Johnson City’s forecasted expansion.

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Regional summit tackles prescription drug abuse

Regional summit tackles prescription drug abuse

September 25th, 2013 9:45 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

In an effort to combat the prescription drug problem, a two-day event — An Appalachian Regional Summit on Prescription Drug Abuse — started Wednesday at East Tennessee State University.

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Tenn. digitizing 1M pages of historical newspapers

Tenn. digitizing 1M pages of historical newspapers

September 25th, 2013 9:33 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — The Tennessee State Library and Archives is adding more than 1 million newspaper pages to its free online collection.

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Children run for fun, fitness at event held at ETSU

Children run for fun, fitness at event held at ETSU

September 21st, 2013 6:27 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Parts of East Tennessee State University’s campus, especially the areas near University School, were infiltrated with young runners Saturday as they grouped to run the 2013 Niswonger Children’s Hospital Kids Run and Walk ’n’ Roll.

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Paleontologists build ties between fossil site, China

Paleontologists build ties between fossil site, China

September 21st, 2013 6:14 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

While you wouldn’t normally associate East Tennessee with China, some East Tennessee State University paleontologists quickly made the important connection between related species of the two areas.

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Leadership through tortilla making: ETSU students learn how to make tortillas from nothing

Leadership through tortilla making: ETSU students learn how to make tortillas from nothing - VIDEO

September 20th, 2013 4:51 pm by Rex Barber

Tortillas eaten by East Tennessee State University students in the Roan Scholars Leadership program Friday night came by the sweat of their own brows and the blisters on their hands.

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