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Hill to propose bill to reverse state BOE decision

Hill to propose bill to reverse state BOE decision

January 10th, 2014 10:23 am by Nathan Baker

At a press conference Thursday in the library of Johnson City’s Indian Trail Intermediate School, state Rep. Matthew Hill announced his intention to sponsor a bill aimed at reversing the state board’s August policy decision tying the approval and renewal

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ETSU names Means as new dean of Quillen College

ETSU names Means as new dean of Quillen College

January 8th, 2014 9:06 am by Staff Report

Dr. Robert T. Means Jr., who is board certified in internal medicine and hematology, comes to ETSU from the University of Kentucky.

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Cold weather closes many area schools for second day

Cold weather closes many area schools for second day

January 7th, 2014 3:38 pm by Staff Report

After closing Tuesday under the threat of near-zero degree temperatures, most area schools opted to close again on Wednesday, Jan. 8.

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ETSU parking garage near completion, weather could delay mid-January finish date

ETSU parking garage near completion, weather could delay mid-January finish date

January 6th, 2014 8:22 pm by Nathan Baker

Contractors and college officials are still hoping to have the $26 million parking garage at the edge of East Tennessee State University’s campus finished before students return for the spring semester, but colder weather may complicate matters.

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Area schools close on threat of frigid temperatures

Area schools close on threat of frigid temperatures

January 6th, 2014 1:12 pm by Staff Report

Schools closing on threat of frigid temperatures.

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Towne Acres third-graders push recycling in letters to editor

Towne Acres third-graders push recycling in letters to editor

January 6th, 2014 11:30 am by Jennifer Sprouse

As part of a school lesson on recycling, more than 60 students composed letters to the editor at the Johnson City Press that addressed reasons why people should recycle.

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Local students earn degrees from Milligan College

Local students earn degrees from Milligan College

January 3rd, 2014 1:56 pm by Contributed — Milligan College

Several local students were awarded degrees from Milligan College during its commencement ceremony held Dec. 13.

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Science Hill students, school participating in statewide seat belt campaign

Science Hill students, school participating in statewide seat belt campaign

December 26th, 2013 9:05 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

High schoolers don’t always have the best reputation when it comes to driving, but Science Hill High School students are making an effort to change that.

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‘Ruff’ reading at Ridgeview

‘Ruff’ reading at Ridgeview

December 19th, 2013 1:22 pm by Staff Report

Kids read, dogs listen.

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‘Agents of change’ educate on prescription drug abuse

‘Agents of change’ educate on prescription drug abuse

December 18th, 2013 10:21 am by Jennifer Sprouse

You could hear a pin drop in the Indian Trail gym on Tuesday as students heard testimonies about prescription drug abuse.

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