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Update: Boiler issue sends emergency responders to Sullivan Gardens K-8

Update: Boiler issue sends emergency responders to Sullivan Gardens K-8

November 13th, 2013 2:04 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Joe Davenport, maintenance supervisor, said Boiler No. 2 was fired up for the cold weather and that a carbon monoxide monitor a teacher had plugged into an electric outlet in a classroom above the boiler room went off.

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Grand openings set for new Wise schools

Grand openings set for new Wise schools

November 12th, 2013 10:42 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE — The ceremony formally opening the doors to students and staff for the first time at Union High School in Big Stone Gap will be at 5 p.m. on Jan. 6. The ceremony for Central High School in Wise will be at 5 p.m. on Jan. 8.

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Reminder: ETSU to host Tri-Cities Financial Aid Night today

November 12th, 2013 2:28 pm by Staff Report

High school students interested in learning more about college financial aid opportunities are invited to 'Financial Aid Night' at 6 p.m., today (Nov. 12) at ETSU.

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Construction projects, St. Paul lease on Wise County School Board’s slate

Construction projects, St. Paul lease on Wise County School Board’s slate

November 11th, 2013 9:28 pm by Staff Report

WISE — The Wise County school division’s ongoing high school construction projects headline an otherwise light agenda for Tuesday’s 6 p.m. regular session in Wise.

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Hawkins County BOE honors its two SCORE finalists

Hawkins County BOE honors its two SCORE finalists - VIDEO

November 11th, 2013 9:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Neither school brought home the big bucks, but Hawkins County’s two SCORE Prize finalists are both winners in the eyes of the Board of Education.

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Blountville Middle School students held a ceremony at the school Monday honoring area veterans

November 11th, 2013 1:09 pm by Staff Report

Blountville Middle School students honor area veterans.

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Foreign students continue to flock to U.S. colleges

Foreign students continue to flock to U.S. colleges

November 11th, 2013 9:33 am by By Jason Song, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

The number of international students studying at U.S. colleges and universities rose to a record high last year, according to a new study.

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Kindergarten readiness packet sent to Hawkins County families left out of pre-K

Kindergarten readiness packet sent to Hawkins County families left out of pre-K

November 10th, 2013 9:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Nearly 100 Hawkins County families will be receiving a packet from the Hawkins County Schools’ Early Childhood Programs.

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Scott County forming panel to develop drug test policy for student-athletes

Scott County forming panel to develop drug test policy for student-athletes

November 10th, 2013 9:49 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — The Scott County School Board voted unanimously last Thursday night to form a committee that will look at the various aspects of implementing a random drug test policy for student-athletes.

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Vanderbilt's medical center to cut incoming class size by 10 percent

Vanderbilt's medical center to cut incoming class size by 10 percent

November 10th, 2013 1:41 pm by Associated Press

Vanderbilt University Medical Center is cutting the number of incoming medical and doctoral students for next year by 10 percent, part of the university's continuing cost-cutting efforts.

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