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Kingsport City Schools selects and implements Edvance360 LMS-SN

October 1st, 2013 2:07 pm by Marybeth McLain, community contributor

Kingsport City Schools has selected and implemented the use of Edvance360 LMS-SN™ a leading provider of eLearning services and software solutions for hybrid and online course.

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Ribbon cut for Eastside High School

Ribbon cut for Eastside High School

September 30th, 2013 10:43 pm by Stephen Igo

COEBURN — Students and teachers have been settling into their refurbished surroundings since mid-August, but formal ribbon-cutting ceremonies supplied the finishing touch to Eastside High School in Coeburn on Monday.

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Stall doors reinstalled in most Sullivan South boys bathrooms

Stall doors reinstalled in most Sullivan South boys bathrooms

September 30th, 2013 7:48 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — A lack of doors on boys bathroom stalls has raised concerns among some parents at Sullivan South High School.

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Update: Three students, driver treated for minor injuries in Russell County school bus crash

Update: Three students, driver treated for minor injuries in Russell County school bus crash

September 30th, 2013 9:29 am by Staff reports

A Russell County school bus was traveling north on Route 671 when it ran off the left side of the gravel road. The bus went down a slight embankment and overturned onto its side.

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Already above state goal, student attendance improving at schools in Hawkins County

Already above state goal, student attendance improving at schools in Hawkins County

September 29th, 2013 8:50 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Students at St. Clair Elementary School in western Hawkins County received a sweet treat Friday for showing the biggest gains in attendance from the previous year.

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Give and receive: Sixth annual Student Food Drive kicks off in the region

Give and receive: Sixth annual Student Food Drive kicks off in the region

September 29th, 2013 1:45 pm by Carmen Musick

The annual Student Food Drive Challenge runs from now through Oct. 29. Winning schools — those that collect the most pounds of food per student — will earn cash prizes.

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UPDATED WEDNESDAY School project: Countywide  group putting  focus on finding facts  —  for now

UPDATED WEDNESDAY School project: Countywide group putting focus on finding facts — for now

September 28th, 2013 8:57 pm by Rick Wagner

When Kingsport-based Eastman Chemical Co. bought Solutia Inc. in 2012 and moved employees from St. Louis to the Tri-Cities, Sullivan County school board Vice Chairman Jack Bales said many chose to live in Washington County, not Sullivan County.

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Innovation Academy students, staff embrace iBooks

Innovation Academy students, staff embrace iBooks

September 28th, 2013 7:24 pm by Rick Wagner

IA and iBooks go together. Teachers and students of Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee, known as IA, are writing and using iBooks instead of textbooks.

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ETSU, Kingsport celebrate new downtown location

ETSU, Kingsport celebrate new downtown location

September 27th, 2013 7:49 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — One year ago, the building was a cold, dark shell. Today, the facility is alive with the heartbeats of students.

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‘Punt:’ Hawkins BOE scraps new salary scale, implements old pay with 1.5% hike

‘Punt:’ Hawkins BOE scraps new salary scale, implements old pay with 1.5% hike

September 26th, 2013 10:54 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The good news is that everyone who works for the Hawkins County School system is going to get a 1.5 percent raise in 2013-14.

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