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Dan Kreiss Named Dean of King University Peeke School of Christian Mission

Dan Kreiss Named Dean of King University Peeke School of Christian Mission

July 29th, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributor

Kreiss received his Bachelor of Arts in Youth Ministry, Education, History, and Psychology in 1988 from Eastern University in St. Davids, Penn; and his Master of Education with a focus on Guidance Studies in 2001 from Massey University in Palmerston North

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WGU Tennessee's recent graduation: quick numbers

July 29th, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributor

270 conferred degrees, and 99 walked at Nashville ceremony. From Sullivan County, Jonathan Collier got a bachelor of science, in information technology with software emphasis, and Travis Sullivan, who got a bachelor of science for information technology.

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Wadlow Gap Ruritan donates supplies to Ketron, Weber City elementaries

Wadlow Gap Ruritan donates supplies to Ketron, Weber City elementaries

July 29th, 2015 9:37 am by Nick Shepherd

Some area students will be able to concentrate more on school work and less on supplies after two schools received a large donation on Tuesday.

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Three-member inaugural class inducted into KCS Hall of Fame

Three-member inaugural class inducted into KCS Hall of Fame

July 29th, 2015 8:31 am by Staff Report

Kingsport City Schools on Tuesday recognized and inducted the three members of the inaugural class of the Kingsport City Schools Hall of Fame.

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TRiO program receives Student Support Services funding renewal

TRiO program receives Student Support Services funding renewal

July 28th, 2015 9:00 pm by Community contributor

The program provides low-income, first-generation college students and students with disabilities the support to improve their retention and graduation rates while facilitating their transfer from two-year to four-year colleges.

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King University breaks ground on Oval restoration

July 28th, 2015 8:00 pm by Community contributor

The buildings surrounding the Oval were constructed to face inward, creating a space that soon became the center of activity not only for students, faculty, and staff but also for the surrounding communities.

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Kingsport's Ailshie could receive raise, contract extension

Kingsport's Ailshie could receive raise, contract extension

July 28th, 2015 2:18 pm by Rick Wagner

City Superintendent of Schools Lyle Ailshie may be up for a raise and contract extension at the Aug. 6 Board of Education meeting. His current compensation package is approximately $184,000 a year, and his current contract runs to 2018.

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Two named department chairs at Tusculum College

July 28th, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributor

Dr. Deborah Bryan has been appointed chair of the department of fine arts, and Dr. Melissa Keller has been appointed chair of the department of natural sciences.

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Emory & Henry College announces inaugural Guest Artist Series in the Woodrow W. McGlothlin Center for the Arts

Emory & Henry College announces inaugural Guest Artist Series in the Woodrow W. McGlothlin Center for the Arts

July 27th, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributor

With the theme "New Paths," the college invites the public to join in what promises to be a dynamic artistic season on the road to a greater impact on the area arts culture and on the futures of students of the arts.

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King University to break ground on Oval renovation

July 27th, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributor Laura Boggan

The center of King's main campus is the Oval. The buildings surrounding the Oval were constructed to face inward, creating a space that soon became the center of activity not only for students, faculty, and staff but also for the surrounding communities.

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