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Let's Talk! to provide conduit for comments and questions about Sullivan County schools

Let's Talk! to provide conduit for comments and questions about Sullivan County schools

January 6th, 2015 8:00 am by Rick Wagner

Communications platform to go live Friday, Jan. 9, at Sullivan school system website,

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Flu-id situation:  Sullivan County schools to reopen Wednesday  — probably

Flu-id situation: Sullivan County schools to reopen Wednesday — probably

January 5th, 2015 11:11 pm by Rick Wagner

Director of Schools Jubal Yennie said he would be weighing various factors — including the flu and the weather — in making any decisions to call off school on what would be the first day of the second half of the school year.

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TCAP scores: Education officials in Hawkins see reason to celebrate, room to improve

TCAP scores: Education officials in Hawkins see reason to celebrate, room to improve

January 5th, 2015 3:14 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County Schools had much to celebrate with the release of the 2013-14 TCAP scores in November, although Director of Schools Steve Starnes acknowledged that there is still much room for improvement.

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Ice Castlewood: RIGOR skates into 2015

Ice Castlewood: RIGOR skates into 2015

January 5th, 2015 2:00 pm by Carmen Musick

The program is free and all activities are paid for through a grant. RIGOR is in its first year of a three-year run. A calendar of events is provided to the students monthly.

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Connections between county, city schools make joint meeting necessary

Connections between county, city schools make joint meeting necessary

January 1st, 2015 11:59 pm by Rick Wagner

"At some point, you are all county residents even though you live in the city," consultant Tracy Richter said at a city Steering Committee meeting Dec. 18, echoing comments he made at a county Steering Committee meeting Dec. 16.

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Community Scrapbook: Season of Giving (Part 2)

January 1st, 2015 5:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Community Scrapbook features the 'Season of Giving' (Part 2) - a collection of more photos from holiday service projects conducted by area youth who believe it truly is 'better to give than to receive.'

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Scrapbook Showcase: A Bright Future

December 30th, 2014 8:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Scrapbook Showcase features graduates from the Accelerated BSN Program at ETSU's College of Nursing. It was submitted by Christa Johnson.

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Hawkins BOE honors students

Hawkins BOE honors students

December 30th, 2014 8:18 am by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Board of Education honored several students at its regular monthly meeting earlier this month including a group of artists whose work was put on display for every school system in Tennessee.

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School starts new year with new principal

School starts new year with new principal

December 29th, 2014 9:30 pm by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County Director of Schools Jubal Yennie and Supervisor of Human Resources Lib Sells announced Monday that Mitchell Cox has been appointed principal of Indian Springs Elementary.

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LEAP to work: Grant to help Hawkins schools prepare students for workforce

LEAP to work: Grant to help Hawkins schools prepare students for workforce

December 29th, 2014 11:46 am by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A three-county grant awarded earlier this month will help Hawkins County Schools start new vocational programs at both main high schools, as well as new workforce training programs beginning as early as middle school.

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