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Unicoi schools' bubblegum' gets bonus

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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Town of Erwin ramps up skate park plans

Town of Erwin ramps up skate park plans

March 18th, 2015 9:15 pm by Brad Hicks

Erwin's base of skateboarding enthusiasts will soon have a place to call their own.

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Unicoi County to save money by hauling recyclables to Elizabethton

Unicoi County to save money by hauling recyclables to Elizabethton

March 18th, 2015 9:59 am by Brad Hicks

The Unicoi County Solid Waste Committee met Tuesday in the hopes of saving the county money, a wish that came to fruition.

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Unicoi County officials explain 11 findings highlighted in state audit

Unicoi County officials explain 11 findings highlighted in state audit

March 18th, 2015 9:51 am by Brad Hicks

Auditors with the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury were on hand Tuesday as several Unicoi County officials addressed findings pertaining to their offices noted in the county's 2014 fiscal year audit.

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Interim Unicoi County Schools Director hopes to provide 'good transition' for next full-time director

Interim Unicoi County Schools Director hopes to provide 'good transition' for next full-time director

March 13th, 2015 9:21 pm by Brad Hicks

A busy Friday morning was followed by a calmer afternoon for Tommy Clouse, but the newly appointed interim director of Unicoi County Schools said much work awaits him and the Unicoi County Board of Education in the near future.

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Unicoi school board approves Brown buyout; Search begins for new director

Unicoi school board approves Brown buyout; Search begins for new director

March 12th, 2015 10:36 pm by Brad Hicks

Last month, outgoing Unicoi County Director of Schools Denise Brown made a pointed request to members of the Unicoi County Board of Education - that they proceed with the buyout of the remainder of her contract.

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Unicoi school board to consider Brown buyout

Unicoi school board to consider Brown buyout

March 11th, 2015 9:35 pm by Brad Hicks

ERWIN --The search for a new Unicoi County Director of Schools is underway, but the Unicoi County Board of Education is set to determine the fate of the school system's current director Thursday night.

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'I am no hero':  94-year-old Erwin veteran recounts experiences with World War II

'I am no hero': 94-year-old Erwin veteran recounts experiences with World War II

March 10th, 2015 9:39 pm by Brad Hicks

George Hatcher, a World War II veteran and one of the last surviving members of the Erwin Nine, opened his Tuesday speech by briefly describing who he is and what he does.

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Erwin one step closer to uncorking new package stores, liquor regulations

Erwin one step closer to uncorking new package stores, liquor regulations

March 9th, 2015 9:12 pm by Brad Hicks

Erwin's governing body is one step closer to uncorking the town's new package store and liquor by the drink regulations.

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Progress on Erwin railroad overpass on track despite weather

Progress on Erwin railroad overpass on track despite weather

March 9th, 2015 8:58 pm by Brad Hicks

Recent snowfall and the threat of wintry precipitation may have led to number of area school closings and event cancellations, but according to Tennessee Department of Transportation officials, the weather has done little to stall the construction of the

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