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Redistricting proposal would reduce overcrowding at Surgoinsville Elementary

Redistricting proposal would reduce overcrowding at Surgoinsville Elementary

June 23rd, 2015 7:37 pm by Jeff Bobo

Most of the 47 students affected by the proposed redistricting would switch from Surgoinsville Elementary (SES) to Carters Valley Elementary.

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Sullivan school nurses to get health insurance regardless of county budget decision, thanks to Obamacare

Sullivan school nurses to get health insurance regardless of county budget decision, thanks to Obamacare

June 23rd, 2015 11:30 am by Rick Wagner

But Draft budget change would mean no retirement or life insurance benefits for the part-time nurses

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Floyd named new Cherokee H.S. principal

Floyd named new Cherokee H.S. principal

June 23rd, 2015 11:04 am by Jeff Bobo

St. Clair Elementary principal Thomas Floyd has been chosen to replace the retiring Gloria Silvers as principal at Cherokee High School.

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TBI released study in school crime in the state

TBI released study in school crime in the state

June 23rd, 2015 8:27 am by Associated Press

The study says females accounted for about 53 percent of the total victims. The study also says simple assault was the most frequently reported offense.

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Video: Free fire truck obtained for program at Sullivan East High

Video: Free fire truck obtained for program at Sullivan East High

June 23rd, 2015 8:15 am by Rick Wagner

Leaders of a small town in North Carolina are helping jump start a new fire science program at Sullivan East High School by donating a fire truck worth an estimated $8,500. It is a 1986 model with 11,000 miles on the odometer.

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Four awarded Peyton Manning Scholarships

Four awarded Peyton Manning Scholarships

June 22nd, 2015 7:30 pm by Associated Press

Alayna Cameron of Cookeville, Ainsley Ellington of Alcoa, Jason Liang of Collierville and Michael Lidwin of Chantilly, Va., are the 2015 winners of the University of Tennessee's Peyton Manning Scholarship.

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Sullivan BOE may not change budget plan

Sullivan BOE may not change budget plan

June 22nd, 2015 11:00 am by Rick Wagner

At the behest of the Sullivan County Commission's Budget Committee, the Sullivan County school board is set to approve the proposed 2015-16 school budget again in a called meeting Monday.

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Longtime member Randy Montgomery leaves Kingsport BOE

Longtime member Randy Montgomery leaves Kingsport BOE

June 22nd, 2015 12:00 am by Rick Wagner

His term on the board expires June 30, and retired school system employee Karen Reed-Wright was chosen for the four-year term in the city's May election.

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Kingsport Mayor Dennis Phillips honored at retirement celebration

Kingsport Mayor Dennis Phillips honored at retirement celebration

June 18th, 2015 8:36 pm by Rick Wagner

Speakers look back on Phillips' 10 years as Model City mayor.

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Kingsport's Buck to join first Governor's Teacher Cabinet

Kingsport's Buck to join first Governor's Teacher Cabinet

June 17th, 2015 7:45 pm by Rick Wagner

Marsh Buck teaches eighth grade science at Robinson MIddle School

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