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Hawkins BOE to pay TSBA $8,500 for director of schools search

Hawkins BOE to pay TSBA $8,500 for director of schools search

January 12th, 2014 3:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

By a vote of 6-1 the BOE agreed to take advantage of a Tennessee School Board Association service to help find a replacement for director Charlotte Britton who retires at the end of June.

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Wise County students, staffs thrilled with new schools

Wise County students, staffs thrilled with new schools

January 11th, 2014 8:08 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE COUNTY — Off-the-scale school pride riding a tsunami of joy and excitement pumps through the halls of two brand new Wise County high schools.

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City, county schools overlap on three facilities studies applicants

City, county schools overlap on three facilities studies applicants

January 10th, 2014 11:16 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — The three that overlapped are Olympia, Wash.-based MGT of America partnering with Studio Four Design of Knoxville; Red Chair Architects of Knoxville; and Cope Architects of Knoxville.

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Haslam to decide on school vouchers next week

Haslam to decide on school vouchers next week

January 10th, 2014 4:29 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Gov. Bill Haslam won't announce his decision about whether to support school voucher legislation until next week, when state lawmakers return into session.

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Middle schools to dismiss from D-B Friday due to game

Middle schools to dismiss from D-B Friday due to game

January 9th, 2014 1:16 pm by Rick Wagner

Because the annual Robinson vs. Sevier middle schools Varsity Basketball Game will be held at Dobyns-Bennett High School’s Buck Van Huss Dome, the entire student body of both middle schools will be transported to D-B Friday afternoon.

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With ribbon cutting at Central, Wise County opens second new high school in three days

With ribbon cutting at Central, Wise County opens second new high school in three days

January 8th, 2014 10:38 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE — An overflow crowd packed into brand new Central High School for the formal grand opening of the new facility perched above U.S. Route 23 that possesses a breathtaking view of the mountains.

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Sprinkler leak hits Sullivan North pool area

Sprinkler leak hits Sullivan North pool area

January 8th, 2014 10:27 pm by Staff report

KINGSPORT — A frozen sprinkler line or head began leaking Wednesday afternoon at Sullivan North High School, sending crews scrambling to isolate the leak and get the sprinkler system back in operation for school Thursday.

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Wise County officials cut ribbon on new Union High School

Wise County officials cut ribbon on new Union High School

January 8th, 2014 8:34 am by Stephen Igo

Packed with the latest high tech everything, from the state of the art performing stage to labs to climate control and all else, Union High School is everything the county’s old high schools weren’t and could never be.

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Improvements to bathrooms at Rogersville Middle School complete

Improvements to bathrooms at Rogersville Middle School complete

January 7th, 2014 11:36 pm by Staff Report

ROGERSVILLE — The problems with Rogersville Middle School’s restrooms that had its principal and much of the community concerned about student hygiene were resolved over the Christmas break.

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Kingsport schools closed Tuesday

Kingsport schools closed Tuesday

January 6th, 2014 2:37 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport City Schools have announced they will be closed tomorrow.

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