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Girls here, boys there: Gender separation key to keeping the peace on Johnson City school buses?

Girls here, boys there: Gender separation key to keeping the peace on Johnson City school buses?

August 22nd, 2013 9:00 am by Nathan Baker

Johnson City students may be frustrated by a gender segregation policy on the district’s school buses, but city Transit Authority Director Eldonna Janutolo says separating the sexes is the best way to keep the peace.

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Medical trip to Kenya becomes nightmare, ETSU medical student escapes captors

Medical trip to Kenya becomes nightmare, ETSU medical student escapes captors

August 21st, 2013 10:15 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

As a fourth year medical student at East Tennessee State University’s Quillen College of Medicine, Logan Key said she decided to look into a summer program abroad where she could get hands-on experience. But what was supposed to be an overseas experience

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ETSU medical student escapes from captivity at hotel in Kenya

ETSU medical student escapes from captivity at hotel in Kenya

August 21st, 2013 4:36 pm by Staff Report

Logan Key is a fourth-year student at the James H. Quillen College of Medicine.

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Band uniforms damaged in sprinkler discharge at Crockett High

Band uniforms damaged in sprinkler discharge at Crockett High

August 21st, 2013 11:18 am by Staff Reports

Several dozen marching band uniforms were soaked late Tuesday night when an electrical short triggered the sprinkler system in a storage room at David Crockett High School.

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Local families stand behind online school

Local families stand behind online school

August 20th, 2013 9:32 pm by Nathan Baker

For the second year in a row, Tennessee’s only online public school scored at the bottom level on standardized tests, but school administrators and local parents insist the alternative curriculum provides quality education opportunities.

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ETSU Pride Week 2013  includes treasure hunting, event discounts, more

ETSU Pride Week 2013 includes treasure hunting, event discounts, more

August 20th, 2013 4:53 pm by Rex Barber

The 16th ETSU Pride Week, an annual awareness campaign celebrating the school and its impact on the region, actually begins Thursday and continues through Aug. 30.

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Key ETSU parking lot now ready for classes to start Monday

Key ETSU parking lot now ready for classes to start Monday - VIDEO

August 19th, 2013 5:00 pm by Rex Barber

Completion of Lot 21 is a big relief for David Collins, vice president of finance and administration at ETSU, who admitted accommodating all the traffic Monday would have been difficult had the lot been delayed.

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Four local schools earn high marks on state tests

Four local schools earn high marks on state tests

August 19th, 2013 4:20 pm by Nathan Baker

Four local schools were recognized by the state of Tennessee for academic growth and achievement on standardized tests for the 2012-13 school year.

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ETSU releases parking update as garage opening set for October

ETSU releases parking update as garage opening set for October

August 19th, 2013 6:58 am by Staff Report

Some roads and lots will open this week ahead of next Monday's first day of classes.

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Healthy expansion: ETSU debuts larger Center for Physical Activity, new fields

Healthy expansion: ETSU debuts larger Center for Physical Activity, new fields

August 17th, 2013 8:04 am by Nathan Baker

East Tennessee State University officials are pumped up about the freshly completed additions to the Wayne G. Basler Center for Physical Activity and nearby recreation fields.

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