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Wise County School Board gets first look at calendar options

Wise County School Board gets first look at calendar options

February 10th, 2015 11:56 pm by Stephen Igo

The preliminary calendar proposal put before the board on Tuesday would begin school during the first week of August and include a long weekend break in October as well as a full week off for Thanksgiving.

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Sullivan County Commission to get facilities plan update Wednesday

Sullivan County Commission to get facilities plan update Wednesday

February 10th, 2015 6:44 pm by Rick Wagner

Ohio-based consultant Tracy Richter to address commissioners on latest list of narrowed facilities options.

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Mural, mural on the tower ... Design will show school spirit's power

Mural, mural on the tower ... Design will show school spirit's power

February 10th, 2015 12:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

Eagles, Panthers and Falcons aren't necessarily allies in the wild, but in eastern Hawkins County they're practically brothers and sisters. That close connection will soon be depicted on a water tower in Church Hill.

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CHES students choose 'Duck Dynasty' theme to celebrate Principal's day

CHES students choose 'Duck Dynasty' theme to celebrate Principal's day

February 9th, 2015 6:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

Church Hill Elementary principal Teresa Drinnon was given VIP treatment on Feb. 5 as the school celebrated Principal's Day with a special luncheon, assembly and gifts.

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Natural gas leaks lead to evauation of 3 Walters State buildings; one still closed, but nobody hurt

Natural gas leaks lead to evauation of 3 Walters State buildings; one still closed, but nobody hurt

February 9th, 2015 4:53 pm by Rick Wagner

MORRISTOWN - Three buildings at the Walters State Community College's main Morristown campus were evacuated Monday because of a natural gas leak, according to a news release from the college.

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Cherokee NJROTC presents colors at American Legion conference

Cherokee NJROTC presents colors at American Legion conference

February 9th, 2015 4:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Cherokee High School Naval Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (NJROTC) was invited to post the colors for the 2015 American Legion Department Mid-Winter Conference last month in Murfreesboro, Tenn.

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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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