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Castle for the kids at Johnson 'zipping' along

Castle for the kids at Johnson 'zipping' along

March 27th, 2015 11:13 am by Rick Wagner

Community playground planned for construction in fall of 2016; fundraising to start soon for project to include zip line, pirate ship and three types of slides.

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TRiO Student Support Services recognize scholars, graduates

TRiO Student Support Services recognize scholars, graduates

March 27th, 2015 10:00 am by Tom Wilson, Community Contributor

Northeast State's TRiO Student Support Services office recognized the program's scholars and graduates at its sixth annual Breakfast with the President awards ceremony.

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Lost for 26 years, original RHS 'Warrior' discovered and restored

Lost for 26 years, original RHS 'Warrior' discovered and restored - VIDEO

March 26th, 2015 9:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

Sometime during the 1962-63 school year at Rogersville High School a 17-year-old Jim Caswell was allowed to skip one period of class every day for a couple of weeks while he painted the team mascot "Warrior" at center court of the gym.

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Sign-up for Tennessee Reconnect grant scheduled for this weekend

Sign-up for Tennessee Reconnect grant scheduled for this weekend - VIDEO

March 26th, 2015 1:53 pm by Rick Wagner

Program for most students 24 and older will be at Centers of Applied Technology this fall and at community colleges in the fall of 2016.

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Seven Tennessee school systems sue the state over funding

Seven Tennessee school systems sue the state over funding

March 24th, 2015 9:43 pm by Associated Press

The suit alleged the state has "breached its duty under the Tennessee Constitution to provide a system of free public education for the children of this state."

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Va.'s new process for preschool application will reduce enrollment

Va.'s new process for preschool application will reduce enrollment

March 23rd, 2015 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

GATE CITY - Currently, school divisions determine, locally, the criteria used to identify 4-year-olds who would benefit from enrollment in local Virginia Preschool Initiative programs. The proposed amendment will restrict student eligibility.

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Teachers honored: Sullivan educators take two of three state social studies awards

Teachers honored: Sullivan educators take two of three state social studies awards

March 23rd, 2015 12:01 pm by Rick Wagner

Indian Springs and Sullivan Central High teachers receive social studies award.

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Design phase begins for new 'castle' at Kingsport school

Design phase begins for new 'castle' at Kingsport school

March 23rd, 2015 10:49 am by Rick Wagner

The almost 25-year-old Johnson Elementary School "castle" playground is slated to be replaced with a new structure remaining true to the iconic original. The cost is estimated at $250,000 compared to $100,000 for renovating the existing one.

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D-B cafeteria expansion still unsettled

D-B cafeteria expansion still unsettled

March 20th, 2015 6:13 am by Rick Wagner

Using Sullivan North High School as a Kingsport middle school is not the only part of the latest city schools draft facilities study raising questions.

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North Middle School students raise $150 for school's library

North Middle School students raise $150 for school's library

March 19th, 2015 8:44 am by Rick Wagner

The school's chorus classes and eighth-grade library clubs worked for about a month to promote the fundraising effort, held March 5-9, to supplement funding for the North Middle library.

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