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Taking wing: D-B grad wins state competition with duck drawing

Taking wing: D-B grad wins state competition with duck drawing

June 21st, 2014 10:12 am by Rick Wagner

Things are just ducky — a female mallard to be exact — for recent Dobyns-Bennett High School graduate Jordan Epps. His artwork is now on display at a Bass Pro Shop in Nashville.

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UVA-Wise to offer psychology cohort degree program

UVA-Wise to offer psychology cohort degree program

June 20th, 2014 8:00 pm by Stephen Igo

Classes will be held at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon and online.

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Kingsport BOE approves $67.1 million budget for 2014-15

Kingsport BOE approves $67.1 million budget for 2014-15

June 19th, 2014 11:48 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — City school leaders approved a 2014-15 general purpose budget of more than $67.1 million in a called meeting Thursday night.

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Mom sues third-grader over alleged bullying

Mom sues third-grader over alleged bullying

June 19th, 2014 2:09 pm by By Sally Ho, Chicago Tribune (MCT)

A suburban Chicago mother has filed a lawsuit claiming an elementary-school student bullied and beat up her son, a third-grader at the same Mount Prospect, Ill., school.

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KCS and Kingsport Mets team up for Educator Appreciation Night

June 19th, 2014 11:31 am by Marybeth McLain

Kingsport City Schools and the Kingsport Mets have teamed up for an Educator Appreciation Night on Friday at 7 p.m.

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Wines named new principal at Volunteer High School

Wines named new principal at Volunteer High School

June 18th, 2014 7:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

"We are pleased that Mr. Wines has accepted the position at Volunteer and know that his focus on academic success and school improvement will benefit the students, staff and community." director of schools Steve Starnes

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5th Annual Back to School Expo  - Calling All Kid Friendly Organizations

5th Annual Back to School Expo - Calling All Kid Friendly Organizations

June 18th, 2014 12:55 pm by Marybeth McLain

Kingsport City Schools is currently securing kid friendly organizations for vendors at the 5th Annual Back to School Expo held at the end of July.

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ETSU students could face 6 percent tuition hike

ETSU students could face 6 percent tuition hike

June 18th, 2014 7:55 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

The increase and maintenance fees requested by the university would put the cost to attend ETSU for full-time, in-state undergraduate students at $7,691 annually.

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Emory & Henry takes over Virginia Intermont's equestrian program

Emory & Henry takes over Virginia Intermont's equestrian program

June 17th, 2014 6:53 pm by Rick Wagner

A nationally recognized horse program will live on despite the demise of the college that operated it for four decades.

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Kentucky students to attend Wise County's Career & Technical Center

Kentucky students to attend Wise County's Career & Technical Center

June 17th, 2014 11:00 am by Stephen Igo

A contingent of Jenkins, Ky. students will attend Wise County's Career & Technical Center beginning with the new school year in August, officials in both school divisions have confirmed.

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