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Earning the associate's: Reverse transfer agreement allows ETSU students to get two-year degree

Earning the associate's: Reverse transfer agreement allows ETSU students to get two-year degree

August 6th, 2013 4:45 pm by Rex Barber

Many students start their undergraduate studies at schools like Northeast State Community College or Walters State Community College but transfer to a four-year baccalaureate-awarding university as soon as possible, never earning that associate’s degree a

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City schools make technology advances with new app, more

City schools make technology advances with new app, more

August 6th, 2013 9:14 am by Nathan Baker

City schools Technology Coordinator Melony Surrett told the Johnson City Board of Education on Monday evening that the School Connect application is ready for subscribers seeking up-to-the-minute access of scheduling, athletic events, lunch menus and othe

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ETSU’s mass communication program loses accreditation

ETSU’s mass communication program loses accreditation

August 6th, 2013 8:26 am by Sue Guinn Legg

East Tennessee State University’s mass communication program has lost accreditation from Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications.

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Johnson City administrators deem first day of school a success

Johnson City administrators deem first day of school a success

August 5th, 2013 4:59 pm by Rex Barber and Nathan Baker

Thousands of students returned to Johnson City schools Monday

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Wet weather delays start of school for Love Chapel students

Wet weather delays start of school for Love Chapel students

August 5th, 2013 1:05 pm by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — The start of of the 2013-14 school year for Love Chapel Elementary School students will be delayed by one week.

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Annual Back 2 School Bash a smash with children, parents

Annual Back 2 School Bash a smash with children, parents

August 5th, 2013 9:18 am by Jennifer Sprouse

The second annual Back 2 School Bash, an event set up to help equip kids with some basic school supplies as well as distribute important school, health and lifestyle information to local parents, was held Saturday at ETSU.

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ETSU buildings, sites get new addresses; roads get new names

ETSU buildings, sites get new addresses; roads get new names

August 5th, 2013 8:46 am by Rex Barber

Each building on the ETSU campus now has a specific number to help 911 responders better locate the site of an emergency.

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Digging into history: Local students help uncover ancient mosaic in Israel

Digging into history: Local students help uncover ancient mosaic in Israel

August 3rd, 2013 8:09 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Four Wofford College students participated in an archaeological dig in Israel this summer, where Palmer Cantler, of Johnson City and Ethan Todd, of Kingsport, helped unearth an ancient mosaic.

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Washington County schools face expensive security upgrades

Washington County schools face expensive security upgrades

August 2nd, 2013 10:07 pm by Nathan Baker

Washington County schools need millions of dollars in upgrades to meet today’s security standards, Director of Schools Ron Dykes said Friday.

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Love Chapel Elementary to delay opening for first school day

Love Chapel Elementary to delay opening for first school day

August 2nd, 2013 2:50 pm by Staff Reports

Director of Schools Denise Brown announced Friday that Love Chapel Elementary School will be delayed in opening for their first day of school because of the amount of rain over the last two months.

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