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eMeeting: Sullivan County BOE meetings have gone paperless

eMeeting: Sullivan County BOE meetings have gone paperless

February 5th, 2015 4:05 pm by Rick Wagner

Move to save $1,300 first year and $2,800 annually after that, director of schools says.

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Sullivan Central-made cabin sells for $27,000 at Saturday auction

Sullivan Central-made cabin sells for $27,000 at Saturday auction

February 4th, 2015 3:03 pm by Rick Wagner

Reserve met with $500 donation from auctioneer

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Power play: Ketron hopes to use solar, geothermal to go off the grid

Power play: Ketron hopes to use solar, geothermal to go off the grid

February 4th, 2015 9:08 am by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT - A local school system is looking to cut grid electricity costs at one of its elementary schools to zero.

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Truancy program makes 369 Kingsport, western Sullivan County referrals

Truancy program makes 369 Kingsport, western Sullivan County referrals

February 3rd, 2015 6:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Keeping Sullivan County and Kingsport students in school means more money for the school systems because Tennessee funding is based on average daily attendance.

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BOE OKs $30,000 preliminary design for $5 million Sullivan Central HVAC work

BOE OKs $30,000 preliminary design for $5 million Sullivan Central HVAC work

February 3rd, 2015 4:11 pm by Rick Wagner

About half the cost could be covered with Tennessee Energy Efficiency School Initiative low-interest loan.

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Smart power: Eastman helps apply Energy Star expertise to city schools

Smart power: Eastman helps apply Energy Star expertise to city schools

February 2nd, 2015 2:16 pm by Rick Wagner

Kingsport-based chemical, plastics company to help Kingsport City Schools reduce energy usage, costs.

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Sullivan East, Central HVAC woes pile up $5M price tag and climbing

Sullivan East, Central HVAC woes pile up $5M price tag and climbing

February 2nd, 2015 9:23 am by Rick Wagner

An engineer and heating and cooling experts told the Board of Education during a Thursday work session that doing needed repairs and renovations on the Sullivan Central High School HVAC system would cost $4.5 million to $5 million

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College News & Notes: Week of Feb. 1

College News & Notes: Week of Feb. 1

February 1st, 2015 2:00 pm by Carmen Musick

College News & Notes is designed to provide useful information about financial aid deadlines, scholarships, open houses, workshops and other upcoming events related to the process.

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ETSU president: 'It's time to embrace the community'

ETSU president: 'It's time to embrace the community'

January 31st, 2015 12:30 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

East Tennessee State University is facing dramatic changes in funding and programming in the coming years, and "change isn't easy," President Brian Noland said Friday.

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Scholarships offered for online degrees

Scholarships offered for online degrees

January 30th, 2015 6:03 pm by Rick Wagner

WGU Tennessee's Tenn-K scholarships to offer 10 scholarships of $10,000 each, almost enough for two years of study and a degree.

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