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Unicoi schools' bubblegum' gets bonus

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Unicoi schools' bubblegum' gets bonus

March 20th, 2015 10:30 am by Brad Hicks

"This is what I think - the people that drive the buses, cook the food, help the teachers, count the money, are the most important. They're the bubblegum that holds us all together" - Interim Director of Unicoi County Schools Tommy Clouse.

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Nuclear reactions from public: NRC on the hot seat during NFS safety review

Nuclear reactions from public: NRC on the hot seat during NFS safety review

April 23rd, 2015 10:41 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The meeting resulted in long and impassioned comments - and questions - from close followers of NFS operations and NRC actions in Erwin.

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Food truck regulations approved in Unicoi

Food truck regulations approved in Unicoi

April 21st, 2015 2:49 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The town's governing board also agreed to form a committee to study how the town's prohibition of large trucks on narrow streets and elevated railroad crossings can be enforced.

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Unicoi County's FIRST LEGO League ready to grow

Unicoi County's FIRST LEGO League ready to grow

April 19th, 2015 8:49 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Unicoi County's FIRST LEGO League for intermediate and middle school-age LEGO robotics enthusiasts is looking to expand.

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NRC to Conduct Meeting on Nuclear Fuel Services Safety

NRC to Conduct Meeting on Nuclear Fuel Services Safety

April 16th, 2015 11:20 am by Staff Report

The public meeting to discuss the results of a two-year review of NFS safety performance will be held at 6 p.m. April 23 at Erwin Town Hall, 211 N. Main Ave.

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Unicoi County schools' search for director narrowed to two finalists

Unicoi County schools' search for director narrowed to two finalists

April 13th, 2015 10:33 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Unicoi County Board of Education on Monday narrowed the field of nine applicants for the county's director of schools position to two finalists and one alternate.

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Wrongful death lawsuits filed against Unicoi County, sheriff's department, corrections officers

Wrongful death lawsuits filed against Unicoi County, sheriff's department, corrections officers

April 13th, 2015 10:30 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A woman whose father died from a drug overdose soon after being placed in the Unicoi County Jail in April 2014 has filed two lawsuits against the county, the sheriff's department and seven corrections officers for alleged negligence and civil rights viola

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Unplanned reaction involving uranium at NFS prompts special NRC inspection

Unplanned reaction involving uranium at NFS prompts special NRC inspection

April 13th, 2015 3:01 pm by Staff Report

The reaction occurred April 4 in a 2-liter bottle stored in an access-controlled storage area. The bottle contained cleaning materials, some nitric acid and a small amount of uranium.

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Unicoi County schools to purchase electronic math books

Unicoi County schools to purchase electronic math books

April 10th, 2015 3:15 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Thursday's school board meeting also included special recognition of students who participated in the Student Congress on Policies in Education and Mock Trial projects, and Teacher of the Year awards in each of the school system's elementary, intermediate

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Woman pleads guilty to striking child, grandmother at school bus stop

Woman pleads guilty to striking child, grandmother at school bus stop

April 6th, 2015 10:37 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A woman charged with striking a 6-year-old child and his grandmother with her vehicle at Unicoi County school bus stop in March 2014 pleaded guilty to two counts of reckless aggravated assault Monday in Unicoi County Criminal Court.

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Unicoi County 4-H team honored for inspiring hikers to hit trails

Unicoi County 4-H team honored for inspiring hikers to hit trails

April 5th, 2015 9:44 pm by Brad Hicks

The Unicoi County 4-H GPS Team has spent a number of hours traversing the trails of Unicoi County, assessing the vistas, features and accessibility of each to determine which trails would offer hikers the best experiences.

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