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Randy Montgomery says he won't seek fourth term on Kingsport school board

Randy Montgomery says he won't seek fourth term on Kingsport school board

February 5th, 2015 11:13 pm by Rick Wagner

Montgomery has served 12 years on the Board of Education, is a former chairman.

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Candidates have two weeks left to file papers to run in Kingsport  elections

Candidates have two weeks left to file papers to run in Kingsport elections

February 5th, 2015 11:10 pm by Matthew Lane

Four candidates have officially filed to run for Kingsport mayor: Alderman John Clark, Gary Lane, Alderman Tom Parham and former Alderman and former state Rep. Nathan Vaughn.

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Julie Ebers: 'Helping others is where my heart is'

Julie Ebers: 'Helping others is where my heart is'

February 5th, 2015 7:15 pm by Bob Robinson, Community Contributor

At age 41, Julie Ebers is starting over to prove that she can do anything she decides to do.

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eMeeting: Sullivan County BOE meetings have gone paperless

eMeeting: Sullivan County BOE meetings have gone paperless

February 5th, 2015 4:05 pm by Rick Wagner

Move to save $1,300 first year and $2,800 annually after that, director of schools says.

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Sullivan Central-made cabin sells for $27,000 at Saturday auction

Sullivan Central-made cabin sells for $27,000 at Saturday auction

February 4th, 2015 3:03 pm by Rick Wagner

Reserve met with $500 donation from auctioneer

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Power play: Ketron hopes to use solar, geothermal to go off the grid

Power play: Ketron hopes to use solar, geothermal to go off the grid

February 4th, 2015 9:08 am by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT - A local school system is looking to cut grid electricity costs at one of its elementary schools to zero.

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Truancy program makes 369 Kingsport, western Sullivan County referrals

Truancy program makes 369 Kingsport, western Sullivan County referrals

February 3rd, 2015 6:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Keeping Sullivan County and Kingsport students in school means more money for the school systems because Tennessee funding is based on average daily attendance.

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BOE OKs $30,000 preliminary design for $5 million Sullivan Central HVAC work

BOE OKs $30,000 preliminary design for $5 million Sullivan Central HVAC work

February 3rd, 2015 4:11 pm by Rick Wagner

About half the cost could be covered with Tennessee Energy Efficiency School Initiative low-interest loan.

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Smart power: Eastman helps apply Energy Star expertise to city schools

Smart power: Eastman helps apply Energy Star expertise to city schools

February 2nd, 2015 2:16 pm by Rick Wagner

Kingsport-based chemical, plastics company to help Kingsport City Schools reduce energy usage, costs.

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Sullivan East, Central HVAC woes pile up $5M price tag and climbing

Sullivan East, Central HVAC woes pile up $5M price tag and climbing

February 2nd, 2015 9:23 am by Rick Wagner

An engineer and heating and cooling experts told the Board of Education during a Thursday work session that doing needed repairs and renovations on the Sullivan Central High School HVAC system would cost $4.5 million to $5 million

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