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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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2 Tenn. lawmakers ask for probe into test score delay

2 Tenn. lawmakers ask for probe into test score delay

May 30th, 2014 1:46 pm by Associated Press

Two Republican Tennessee lawmakers have asked for an investigation into the delay of student test scores, while three Democrats have filed an open records request seeking information about the late release.

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12th 4-H Project Celebration offers variety, fun

12th 4-H Project Celebration offers variety, fun

May 30th, 2014 9:00 am by tony casey, net news service

The Appalachian Fairgrounds in Gray on Thursday played host to the 4-H Project Celebration, an event that is now in its 12th year and put on by the University of Tennessee extension office

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Two boys share spelling bee title after long duel

Two boys share spelling bee title after long duel

May 30th, 2014 1:14 am by BEN NUCKOLS, Associated Press

Sriram Hathwar of Painted Post, N.Y., and Ansun Sujoe of Fort Worth, Texas, ended up as co-champions of the National Spelling Bee, just the fourth time in the event's 89 years it ended in a tie.

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