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Audit shows Memphis schools missing $48 million in equipment

Audit shows Memphis schools missing $48 million in equipment

December 3rd, 2013 5:16 pm by Associated Press

The auditor was unable to account for more than 54,270 pieces of equipment, including laptop computers, hard drives, tools and driver training cars.

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ETSU Child Study Center director weighs in on this year's "hot toys"

ETSU Child Study Center director weighs in on this year's "hot toys"

December 2nd, 2013 9:59 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Plenty of lists abound featuring this year's most popular gifts, but are these items really the right presents for your children?

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War over Tennessee textbooks continues

War over Tennessee textbooks continues

December 2nd, 2013 9:41 am by Maria Giordano and Joey Garrison

Williamson County parent whose objections helped spark controversy now says all the books reviewed have flaws.

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East Tennessee student dies returning home from elementary school

East Tennessee student dies returning home from elementary school

November 26th, 2013 9:08 pm by Knoxville News-Sentinel

An Oak Ridge elementary school student was declared dead Tuesday after he became unresponsive on the bus ride home, school system officials said.

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Science Hill honors ROTC instructor

Science Hill honors ROTC instructor

November 26th, 2013 7:53 pm by Staff Report

Science Hill High School honored the memory of ROTC instructor Sgt. 1st Class John Rosselot with a military ceremony, the day after his death from cancer.

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Bishop: Noland involved in ETSU decisions during recovery from crash injuries

Bishop: Noland involved in ETSU decisions during recovery from crash injuries

November 26th, 2013 11:45 am by Nathan Baker

“We’re keeping him informed, and we’re not making any decisions that he’s not a part of" — COO Wilsie Bishop on President Brian Noland's role at ETSU.

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Carter Co. School Board gets $93K for recently closed elementary school building

Carter Co. School Board gets $93K for recently closed elementary school building

November 25th, 2013 11:39 am by John Thompson

The bid was $93,000 for the 16,000 square-foot building and 2.8 acres.

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ETSU: President Brian Noland recovering at home from crash injuries, due back in office in December

ETSU: President Brian Noland recovering at home from crash injuries, due back in office in December

November 25th, 2013 11:05 am by Staff Report

The university released a written statement this morning saying that Noland was released from Johnson City Medical Center on Friday afternoon.

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Johnson City schools among finalists for grant

Johnson City schools among finalists for grant

November 21st, 2013 9:13 pm by Nathan Baker

The Johnson City School District is among 31 finalists out of more than 250 districts competing for $120 million in federal Race to the Top funding.

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NE Tennessee high school band instruments damaged by sprinkler leak

NE Tennessee high school band instruments damaged by sprinkler leak

November 21st, 2013 2:53 pm by Staff Report

A school official said a sprinkler head failed at Sullivan North High School Thursday morning, flooding the band room and damaging an undetermined amount of instruments, music, books and other items.

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