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Sous chef makes cut at nonprofit cafe

Sous chef makes cut at nonprofit cafe

December 15th, 2014 9:30 pm by Jessica Fuller

Johnson City has gained a new chef, and she's cooking for the hungry.

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Website ranks Milligan high in value among Christian colleges

Website ranks Milligan high in value among Christian colleges

December 15th, 2014 10:30 am by Contributed to the Press

The total cost of a Milligan education is $6,500 below the national average for private colleges.

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Updated with video: 1,337 new East Tennessee State University graduates launch dreams

Updated with video: 1,337 new East Tennessee State University graduates launch dreams - VIDEO

December 13th, 2014 11:28 pm by Jessica Fuller

More than 1,000 East Tennessee State University students began a new chapter in their lives Saturday with a roll of paper in their hand.For some, it was a long time coming.

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After 50 years at Milligan, retired alumna returns to give graduation speech

After 50 years at Milligan, retired alumna returns to give graduation speech

December 12th, 2014 10:16 pm by Jessica Fuller

Seeger Chapel filled with cheering family and friends Friday night as 113 students strode across the stage to receive their degrees.

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Incomplete Unicoi school board likely to determine director's fate

Incomplete Unicoi school board likely to determine director's fate

December 11th, 2014 9:31 pm by Brad Hicks

Dwight Bennett's death left an open seat on the six-member Unicoi County Board of Education, and it appears unlikely that seat will be filled before the board meets next month to decide whether Unicoi County Director of Schools Denise Brown will continue

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With little chance for more state funding, higher ed may turn to cuts, tuition increases

With little chance for more state funding, higher ed may turn to cuts, tuition increases

December 11th, 2014 7:31 am by Lucas L. Johnson II, Associated Press

Faced with flat revenue projections, higher education officials will have to find ways to cover costs at their institutions because the state won't be able to help them anytime soon, a top economist said Wednesday.

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Jonesborough Middle School students shake a leg, show off art for cultural awareness

Jonesborough Middle School students shake a leg, show off art for cultural awareness - VIDEO

December 10th, 2014 8:47 am by Max Hrenda

After approximately 200 people turned out for Jonesborough Middle School's first effort at a culturally driven arts and dance show, organizers said they were hopeful this year's event would bring in even more.

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Haslam proposes changes intended to help teachers

Haslam proposes changes intended to help teachers

December 10th, 2014 7:55 am by Lucas L. Johnson II, Associated Press

Gov. Bill Haslam on Tuesday announced several proposals for Tennessee teachers, including adjusting the way they're evaluated and creating a Governor's Teacher Cabinet in which educators could provide ideas.

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Few campus sex assaults reported to police

Few campus sex assaults reported to police

December 9th, 2014 10:14 pm by KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer

Only a fraction of campus sexual assault victims go to police. Senators on Tuesday grappled with the thorny issue of why some just let their college handle it - or don't report it at all.

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Few campus sex assaults reported to police

Few campus sex assaults reported to police

December 9th, 2014 4:02 pm by KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer

Senators on Tuesday grappled with the thorny issue of why some just let their college handle it - or don't report it at all.

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