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Smart Beginnings: Students reminded of importance of play

Smart Beginnings: Students reminded of importance of play

February 8th, 2015 6:30 pm by Sherry Allen, Community Contributor

Smart Beginnings partners across the state work to ensure that every child will enter school ready to learn.

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Sullivan South student working on path to astronomy career

Sullivan South student working on path to astronomy career

February 8th, 2015 5:52 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT - A future Carl Sagan or two may come from the ranks of local high school graduates in years to come.

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Hawkins County BOE looks  to upgrade 500 video surveillance cameras

Hawkins County BOE looks to upgrade 500 video surveillance cameras

February 8th, 2015 5:33 pm by Jeff Bobo

As budget season approaches, Hawkins County school officials will be looking for funding to either upgrade or replace about 500 outdated video surveillance cameras with wireless cameras at around a dozen schools.

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College News & Notes: Week of Feb. 8

College News & Notes: Week of Feb. 8

February 8th, 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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Crockett partners with town of Jonesborough on new learning project

Crockett partners with town of Jonesborough on new learning project

February 7th, 2015 6:00 pm by Alicia Phelps, Community Contributor

Through the classes, students will be receiving real-life training by working with the town of Jonesborough on several projects throughout the semester.

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After Medicaid loss, Haslam pivots to Common Core fight

After Medicaid loss, Haslam pivots to Common Core fight

February 7th, 2015 2:05 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam is turning his focus to another tough fight over what he describes as the ruined brand of Common Core education standards.

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Niswonger seeks partners to extend education grant five more years

Niswonger seeks partners to extend education grant five more years

February 7th, 2015 12:22 am by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County alone has received $405,920 in the first four years of the grant through funds supporting technology, AP programs, professional development and online distance learning.

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TWRA Safe Boating Course coming up this month

TWRA Safe Boating Course coming up this month

February 6th, 2015 7:35 pm by clarke Lucas, community contributor

Again this year, the Tri-Cities Boating Club (Johnson City Sail & Power Squadron) is hosting the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency's Tennessee Safe Boating Course.

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UT partners with Kingsport schools  to offer advanced degrees for teachers

UT partners with Kingsport schools to offer advanced degrees for teachers

February 5th, 2015 11:57 pm by Rick Wagner

The two-year program will offer advanced educational degrees to teachers from Kingsport City Schools and possibly other local school systems.

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Randy Montgomery says he won't seek fourth term on Kingsport school board

Randy Montgomery says he won't seek fourth term on Kingsport school board

February 5th, 2015 11:13 pm by Rick Wagner

Montgomery has served 12 years on the Board of Education, is a former chairman.

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