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County begins school-construction budgeting

County begins school-construction budgeting

March 7th, 2014 9:45 am by Nathan Baker

Replacing Boones Creek middle and elementary schools top priority, according to architect.

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Bill proposes traffic cameras on school buses

Bill proposes traffic cameras on school buses

March 6th, 2014 9:51 pm by Nathan Baker

A Franklin legislator hopes a bill he sponsored in the General Assembly will prevent accidents like the one police say happened Thursday morning at a Unicoi County bus stop.

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School voucher bill advances in Tennessee House

School voucher bill advances in Tennessee House

March 5th, 2014 3:39 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

The measure proposed by Gov. Bill Haslam passed the House Budget Subcommittee 7-6 on Wednesday.

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New dean gets down to work at medical school

New dean gets down to work at medical school

March 5th, 2014 3:09 pm by Nathan Baker

After a weather-abbreviated first day on the job, Robert T. Means Jr., settled into his office Tuesday for his first full day as the new dean of the James H. Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University.

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Johnson City Schools dismiss early

Johnson City Schools dismiss early

March 3rd, 2014 12:57 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City Schools will close early today under the threat of inclement winter weather.

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Crockett students brewing love of science at fair

Crockett students brewing love of science at fair

March 2nd, 2014 2:01 pm by Tony Casey

David Crockett High School has a still cooking up alcohol at its Science Fair, but is using the byproduct for a different purpose than getting intoxicated.

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Committee revamps, reaffirms parts of ETSU's master plan

Committee revamps, reaffirms parts of ETSU's master plan

March 1st, 2014 9:57 pm by Nathan Baker

The course of East Tennessee State University, plotted by a master plan four years ago and, more recently, a community-wide visioning committee, has taken some twists and turns in recent years, but officials believe it's still on track to continue the sch

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ETSUCon grants visitors chance to escape into fantasy

ETSUCon grants visitors chance to escape into fantasy

March 1st, 2014 8:46 pm by Tony Casey

Charles Martinet, the voice behind video game character icon Mario, had Casey Jones and Samantha Haynes in hysterics when he introduced himself at East Tennessee State University's ETSUCon 2014 multimedia convention Saturday.

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ETSU honors top donors, shows off arts programs at event

ETSU honors top donors, shows off arts programs at event

March 1st, 2014 8:41 am by Tony Casey

When it comes to top-dollar donors for East Tennessee State University, the school's policy is "the more, the merrier."

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No takers on buying Love Chapel School building

No takers on buying Love Chapel School building

February 28th, 2014 2:28 pm by Brad Hicks

In August 2012, a large sinkhole was discovered on the school's grounds. This sinkhole quickly grew to measure around 25 feet in diameter and was more than 100 feet deep.

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