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Milligan College ranked fifth among baccalaureate colleges in recent rankings list

Milligan College ranked fifth among baccalaureate colleges in recent rankings list

August 23rd, 2013 4:00 pm by Rex Barber

MILLIGAN COLLEGE — Milligan College has been named among the nation’s top 100 schools that offer so-called “Best Bang for the Buck,” according to Washington Monthly magazine.

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Good for you, good for the economy? Impact of farmers market managers focus of study

Good for you, good for the economy? Impact of farmers market managers focus of study

August 22nd, 2013 12:50 pm by Rex Barber

Rachel Ward, a student in the public health doctoral program at East Tennessee State University, is interested in knowing what role farmers market managers play in securing growers who offer access to the freshest produce.

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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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