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Northeast State Theatre cast, crew nominated for numerous awards

Northeast State Theatre cast, crew nominated for numerous awards

May 29th, 2014 10:46 am by Jessica Fischer

Northeast State Theatre's 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe' earned multiple nominations to the Region IV Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival competition.

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Three students from area get National Merit Scholarships

Three students from area get National Merit Scholarships

May 28th, 2014 1:00 am by Rick Wagner

They are home-schooled students Andrew R. Carver, of Blountville, and Abigail L. Johnson, of Johnson City, and Dobyns-Bennett's Andrew H. Nottingham.

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Five Cherokee NJROTC cadets earn college credits in new program

Five Cherokee NJROTC cadets earn college credits in new program

May 26th, 2014 10:08 pm by Jeff Bobo

The cadets are Casey Banks, Ashley Bowery, Tanner Charles, Amanda Filios and Noah Goley.

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Price of meals increasing in Scott County schools next year

Price of meals increasing in Scott County schools next year

May 26th, 2014 8:27 am by Wes Bunch

Students in Scott County will have to pay a little more for their lunch and breakfast when classes resume in the fall after school board members voted this month to increase prices for both meals.

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Five Cherokee HOSA students heading to national competition

Five Cherokee HOSA students heading to national competition

May 26th, 2014 7:32 am by Jeff Bobo

Five Cherokee High School students will be traveling to Orlando, Fla., next month to participate in the national Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) competition.

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Homeless students at record level in Kingsport

Homeless students at record level in Kingsport

May 25th, 2014 10:06 pm by Rick Wagner

City schools are ending 2013-14 with the largest number of identified homeless students in the system's history, while health screenings are turning up obesity as the most common student health issue.

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Ailshie: Additional funding for computers essential in today's educational climate

Ailshie: Additional funding for computers essential in today's educational climate

May 24th, 2014 8:04 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — City school leaders await final disposition of their 2014-15 budget request from the Board of Mayor and Aldermen.

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State releases TCAP test scores

State releases TCAP test scores

May 24th, 2014 7:04 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Department of Education has reversed its decision to delay the release of students' assessment scores.

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Two Cherokee NJROTC graduates awarded $180,000 scholarships

Two Cherokee NJROTC graduates awarded $180,000 scholarships

May 23rd, 2014 9:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

Cadet Cmdr. Madeline McDougal and Cadet Cmdr. Brittany Bowers have been awarded the U.S. Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps scholarship.

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Graduation 2014: Share your favorite photos from graduation

May 23rd, 2014 4:15 pm by Carmen Musick

Students from JI Burton, Dobyns-Bennett, Volunteer, Daniel Boone and Cherokee will all turn the tassels this weekend. And you're invited to share your favorite photos from those events!

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