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UPDATE: Yennie leaving Sullivan schools for Wyoming job

UPDATE: Yennie leaving Sullivan schools for Wyoming job

May 14th, 2015 9:44 am by Rick Wagner

The departure announcement comes just more than a week from a called Sullivan County school board meeting, when Yennie is to announce recommendations based on the just-completed facilities study.

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St. Dominic pays tribute to longtime music teacher

St. Dominic pays tribute to longtime music teacher

May 14th, 2015 9:15 am by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT - To mark the closing of a 38-year education career, students, former students, parents and officials of St. Dominic Catholic School bid farewell to music teacher Joy Mullen Wednesday afternoon.

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Scott Career and Technical Center expanding its options

Scott Career and Technical Center expanding its options

May 13th, 2015 5:30 pm by Marci Gore

Beginning next fall, the career and technical center will offer Introduction to Animal Systems, Small Animal Care and Veterinary Assistant classes.

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D-B, University School ranked in top 10 of Tennessee's high schools

D-B, University School ranked in top 10 of Tennessee's high schools

May 13th, 2015 1:03 pm by Rick Wagner

University School in Johnson City and Dobyns-Bennett High School in Kingsport were ranked sixth and seventh, respectively, in Tennessee by a U.S. News & World 2015 report released Tuesday.

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Volunteer Choir puts new twist on old 'Gospel Mass' - VIDEO

May 12th, 2015 8:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Thursday the VHS Choir performs the same "Gospel Mass" that Catholic popes have enjoyed for centuries, although it's unlikely that Pope Innocent VI heard his mass accompanied by drums, piano, and an electric bass laying down a funky beat.

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Celebration planned for Hawkins school atop of state's value added rankings

Celebration planned for Hawkins school atop of state's value added rankings

May 12th, 2015 6:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

For the third consecutive year Hawkins County's McPheeters Bend Elementary School has been recognized for being among the top schools in the state for student academic growth.

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KCS school nurse visits down by design

KCS school nurse visits down by design

May 12th, 2015 5:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Giving teachers bandages and crackers to dispense instead of sending students to a school nurse for that purpose has helped decrease the number of school nurse visits this school year by almost 14,000.

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Church Hill teachers honored with Dr. Seuss luncheon on 'Appreciation Day'

May 12th, 2015 1:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

They were literally served a meal of green (deviled) eggs and ham, as well as chicken, potatoes, corn, green beans, rolls, and many desserts.

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Wise School Board to weigh athletic facilities names

Wise School Board to weigh athletic facilities names

May 12th, 2015 9:29 am by Stephen Igo

Proposed names for Central High School athletic facilities and a slight uptick in school lunch and breakfast prices are among items on the Wise County School Board agenda for today.

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KCS raises in budget with no additional city transfer money

KCS raises in budget with no additional city transfer money

May 11th, 2015 3:04 pm by Rick Wagner

Teachers and support staff would see increase in pay, but no increase in city's more than $10 million transfer to school budget.

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