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Milligan plans consolidation of academics

Milligan plans consolidation of academics

April 26th, 2014 12:37 pm by Nathan Baker

Milligan College will soon undertake the first total restructuring of its academic offerings since an overhaul and accreditation effort by college President Dean Walker in 1959.

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Students learn value of volunteering

Students learn value of volunteering

April 26th, 2014 12:28 pm by Nathan Baker

Students of a new educational cooperative in Johnson City learned a lesson in giving back during a trip Friday to teach the value of volunteering.

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Young eyes opened to truth about tobacco

Young eyes opened to truth about tobacco

April 25th, 2014 9:00 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Sixth-graders at Indian Trail Intermediate School got a hands-on lesson in the truth about tobacco use Friday from a team of medical students who visited their health classes with sets of diseased and healthy human lungs to illustrate the dangers.

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Rejected for the prom: Did jilted wannabe date stab teenage girl to death?

Rejected for the prom: Did jilted wannabe date stab teenage girl to death?

April 25th, 2014 1:19 pm by DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press

A 16-year-old girl was stabbed to death inside a Connecticut high school Friday.

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Idea to privatize Johnson City's school bus service may not have legs

Idea to privatize Johnson City's school bus service may not have legs

April 25th, 2014 12:49 pm by Gary B. Gray

Based on Johnson City's conventional 47-bus fleet, the city would likely pay a contractor $1,927,000 a year for fixed-route service.

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U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander and former hospital president to speak at ETSU Commencement ceremonies

U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander and former hospital president to speak at ETSU Commencement ceremonies

April 24th, 2014 12:11 pm by Contributed - ETSU

Graduation is slated for two ceremonies on May 10.

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Three Science Hill students named National Merit Finalists

Three Science Hill students named National Merit Finalists

April 23rd, 2014 12:27 pm by Contributed

Sajant Anand, Alicia DeVos, and Rachel Spady earned the honor.

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ETSU facing budget reductions

ETSU facing budget reductions

April 17th, 2014 9:16 pm by Nathan Baker

Flat higher-education funding in Gov. Bill Haslam's $32.4 billion budget approved by state lawmakers last week could mean more belt-tightening for East Tennessee State University and increased tuition and fees to students next year.

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Common Core on partial hold as Tennessee General Assembly adjourns for the year

Common Core on partial hold as Tennessee General Assembly adjourns for the year

April 17th, 2014 4:36 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

State lawmakers concluded a session Thursday in which they approved measures to allow folks to buy wine in grocery stores, fight methamphetamine production and give high school graduates free tuition at community colleges.

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Future uncertain: Virginia Intermont merger talks with Fla. school end without deal

Future uncertain: Virginia Intermont merger talks with Fla. school end without deal

April 16th, 2014 10:23 am by Nathan Baker

VI is facing sanctions and a loss of accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges based on VI's bleak financial outlook.

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