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Longtime Kingsport/Sullivan librarian set to turn the page premium content

May 25th, 2013 10:55 pm by Rick Wagner

Kennedy Elementary School librarian Joy Branham is retiring after 42 years on the job, including 30 years in the same building in the Lynn Garden community.

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Mount Carmel Elementary awarded $1,000 from America’s Milk Processors

Mount Carmel Elementary awarded $1,000 from America’s Milk Processors

May 25th, 2013 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

MOUNT CARMEL — After tallying more than 80,000 votes for more than 11,400 schools across the country, Mount Carmel Elementary School was named among the winners of a “Breakfast Blitz” program grant.

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Shelby school buildings may be reused by new school districts

May 25th, 2013 12:19 pm by The Associated Press

The issue of what to do with some Shelby County school buildings is re-emerging, now that a new statute will allow suburbs to form their own school districts.

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Stimulate your creativity with art classes

Stimulate your creativity with art classes

May 24th, 2013 11:59 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport artist Patti Lawrence will teach people how to access and improve their creativity in a four-session course at Star Trails Gallery in downtown Kingsport.

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Four’s fab fashions help children in need

Four’s fab fashions help children in need

May 24th, 2013 2:56 pm by MADISON MATHEWS, NET News Service

Rather than just writing about fashion, four Indian Trail Intermediate School students decided to put knowledge to use and design their own line of clothing, which will be donated to kids in need.

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What's been dug up in Sullivan County

What's been dug up in Sullivan County

May 24th, 2013 12:35 pm by Staff Report

S.D. Dean, an archaeologist who has spent his career excavating and researching sites in East Tennessee will speak June 1 at the museum the Gray Fossil Site.

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Kingsport City Schools principal elected to National Board of Principals Association

Kingsport City Schools principal elected to National Board of Principals Association

May 24th, 2013 7:54 am by Marybeth McLain, contributor

Brian K. Partin, principal of Thomas Jefferson Elementary School, was recently elected to the board of directors of the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP).

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Dobyns-Bennett High School makes Newsweek Best High Schools List

Dobyns-Bennett High School makes Newsweek Best High Schools List

May 24th, 2013 7:51 am by Marybeth McLain, contributor

Dobyns-Bennett High School has been named by Newsweek magazine and The Daily Beast as one of America’s Best High Schools.

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Kingsport City Schools to provide free meals during summer to children younger than 18

Kingsport City Schools to provide free meals during summer to children younger than 18

May 24th, 2013 7:49 am by Marybeth McLain, contributor

Kingsport City Schools Student Nutrition Services department has partnered with the U.S. Department of Human Services to provide a free summer feeding program located at John Sevier Middle School.

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House backs variable rate student loans

House backs variable rate student loans

May 23rd, 2013 11:49 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — House lawmakers on Thursday approved legislation that links student loan rates to the ups and downs of the financial markets in spite of a veto threat from President Barack Obama.

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