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ACLU questions Thomas Walker High graduation hymn, other First Amendment issues

ACLU questions Thomas Walker High graduation hymn, other First Amendment issues

June 3rd, 2014 4:23 pm by Wes Bunch

EWING, Va. -- The Virginia chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union sent a letter last month to Lee County Public School officials warning them of potential First Amendment violations involving faculty and staff at Thomas Walker High.

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Wise County's school year ends Friday

Wise County's school year ends Friday

June 2nd, 2014 8:39 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE — School's not out for the summer for Wise County students. Yet.

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KCS partners with Niswonger Foundation to expand online course offerings

KCS partners with Niswonger Foundation to expand online course offerings

June 2nd, 2014 8:03 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Kingsport City Schools has an online course catalog and soon will be adding to its offerings.

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Sullivan BOE ready to declare former Kingsley facility surplus property

Sullivan BOE ready to declare former Kingsley facility surplus property

June 1st, 2014 9:40 pm by Rick Wagner

The wheels are about to go in motion for the former Kingsley Elementary School to be declared surplus property by the Sullivan County school board.

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Gate City High School's Alley twins compete to excel

Gate City High School's Alley twins compete to excel

June 1st, 2014 9:31 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — For identical twins Tanner and Tucker Alley of Gate City, almost everything is a competition of sorts, including their studies.

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Innovation Academy open house scheduled for June 9

Innovation Academy open house scheduled for June 9

June 1st, 2014 8:12 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County plans to showcase the transplanted STEM school within Holston Middle School next week.

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Volunteer High School graduate named JROTC Cadet of Region

Volunteer High School graduate named JROTC Cadet of Region

June 1st, 2014 7:56 pm by Jeff Bobo

Volunteer High School Class of 2014 graduate Rachael Barkley was recently named JROTC Cadet of the Region and will be attending East Tennessee State University on a scholarship.

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Fabien Cousteau plans 31-day underwater mission

Fabien Cousteau plans 31-day underwater mission

June 1st, 2014 2:17 pm by JENNIFER KAY, Associated Press

Like viewers worldwide, Fabien Cousteau was entranced by his famous grandfather's films about marine life and human exploration underwater. Now he's adding to his family's sea stories with a 31-day underwater expedition.

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Volunteer High Environmental Club reaches 77-ton recycling mark in fourth year

Volunteer High Environmental Club reaches 77-ton recycling mark in fourth year

May 31st, 2014 6:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — Volunteer High School students are trying to set an example for the rest of the state on how to reduce the carbon footprint for a large campus.

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Ketron Elementary set to offer no-charge lunches to all students

Ketron Elementary set to offer no-charge lunches to all students

May 31st, 2014 6:03 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Sullivan County's Ketron Elementary School is set to offer universal no-charge lunches to all of its more than 700 students, with no applications required.

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