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Kingsport City Schools to host superintendent luncheon event

Kingsport City Schools to host superintendent luncheon event

January 13th, 2015 2:42 pm by Marybeth McLain

Back by popular demand for the third time this school year, Kingsport City Schools will host the "Lunch with Lyle" event, an opportunity to interact with Superintendent Lyle Ailshie, on Friday, Jan. 30, from 12 - 1 p.m. The luncheon will be he

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Kingsport City Schools recognizes Kingsport BOE during School Board Appreciation Week

Kingsport City Schools recognizes Kingsport BOE during School Board Appreciation Week

January 13th, 2015 2:39 pm by Marybeth McLain

The Tennessee School Boards Association has set Jan. 25 - 31 as School Board Appreciation Week in Tennessee as a time to build awareness and understanding of the vital function an elected board of education plays in our community.

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'Crushing' — AFJROTC instructor calls shooting victim a leader

'Crushing' — AFJROTC instructor calls shooting victim a leader

January 13th, 2015 8:06 am by Rick Wagner

Already accepted into a delayed entry program of the U.S. Marine Corps and set to graduate from South in the spring, 18-year-old Dylan Wayne Ferguson seemed to have everything going to him.

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Changes afoot: Organizational chart for county school system revealed

Changes afoot: Organizational chart for county school system revealed

January 12th, 2015 8:00 pm by Rick Wagner

With a second Sullivan County school system central office employee gone this school year, Director of Schools Jubal Yennie has announced more changes in Blountville, including a new position.

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Hawkins Board of Education approves creation of systemwide Facebook page

Hawkins Board of Education approves creation of systemwide Facebook page

January 12th, 2015 1:18 pm by Jeff Bobo

The school's page is not going to be a free-for-all to exchange opinions and gripes. The information will only be flowing in one direction, with only four people posting for the system.

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Sully schools bottom line predicted at $175-200M

Sully schools bottom line predicted at $175-200M

January 12th, 2015 8:37 am by Rick Wagner

The whole study process got underway after community pushback on a scenario proposed almost two years ago that would have closed either North or South and turned the other into a middle school.

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College News & Notes: Week of Jan. 12

College News & Notes: Week of Jan. 12

January 11th, 2015 2:00 pm by Carmen Musick

College News & Notes is designed to provide useful information about financial aid deadlines, scholarships, open houses, workshops and other upcoming events related to the process. To list an announcement, email ink@timesnews.net.

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Five Northeast Tennessee high school seniors named Niswonger scholars

January 10th, 2015 9:45 am by Rick Wagner

Groups includes Volunteer, Science Hill and David Crockett high school students.

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Ramsey: Obama no help to Tennessee Promise

Ramsey: Obama no help to Tennessee Promise

January 9th, 2015 11:56 pm by Hank Hayes

State Rep. Ron Ramsey and Republican members of Congress charge the federal government can't and shouldn't pay for a nationwide tuition-free program, which Obama has billed "America's College Promise."

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Obama proposes publicly funded community college for all

Obama proposes publicly funded community college for all

January 9th, 2015 7:14 am by NEDRA PICKLER, Associated Press

The proposal was inspired by the Tennessee plan signed into law last year, pioneering a scholarship program that provides free community and technical college tuition for two years.

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