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10 controversial parenting methods (and what's not so bad about them)

10 controversial parenting methods (and what's not so bad about them)

June 16th, 2014 2:23 pm by Elena Donovan Mauer

You bring baby home and it seems like everyone has an opinion on which techniques you should use to get her to sleep, to feed her and to help her learn and develop. And they tell you which ones not to use too. So what's worth trying out?

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Teen Library Programs in Jonesborough and Gray

Teen Library Programs in Jonesborough and Gray

June 16th, 2014 1:56 pm by Staff Report

Make plans to attend the Jonesborough Library for the teen video game program "Just Dance". This event will be held at the Jonesborough Library on Monday, June 23, from 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

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Summer reading programs offer a variety of fun opportunities for SW Va. children

Summer reading programs offer a variety of fun opportunities for SW Va. children

June 16th, 2014 1:45 pm by Whitney H. Parker

The local libraries included in the Lonesome Pine Regional Library system are offering free summer reading programs for area children. The programs are open to children of all ages.

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This Week in Sports: June 13-19

June 16th, 2014 1:20 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

A trip to the U.S. Open, a little girl's first baseball game with her dad and grandpa, and a team photo are just a few of the things going on 'This Week in Sports.' Share your photos of what's happening at sundayscrapbook@timesnews.net.

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Share your photos for 'This Week in Sports'

June 16th, 2014 11:00 am by Sunday Scrapbook

From rec league T-ball to travel team competitions to road races and sports camps, we want to see your favorite pictures of what's happening This Week in Sports. We are currently accepting photos for the week of June 13-19.

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Getting Started: Attention on student loans yields efforts for reform

Getting Started: Attention on student loans yields efforts for reform

June 16th, 2014 9:38 am by By Carolyn Bigda, Chicago Tribune (MCT)

The hearing follows a growing body of research that suggests education debt, which tops $1 trillion nationally, is keeping today's 20-somethings from taking key financial steps

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Home-schooling parents rally against Common Core

Home-schooling parents rally against Common Core

June 15th, 2014 6:16 pm by KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer

WASHINGTON — Home-schooling mom Jenni White gave some of the loudest cheers when Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signed legislation to repeal the Common Core education standards.

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IA Q&A offers some answers for parents, but other questions remain

IA Q&A offers some answers for parents, but other questions remain

June 15th, 2014 10:00 am by Rick Wagner

Current and prospective parents and students of Innovation Academy got a glimpse of IA's new home earlier this week. They also got answers to frequently asked questions from the Sullivan County director of schools concerning the STEM school.

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Yennie: Innovation Academy shuttle buses likely to be Central, North activity buses

Yennie: Innovation Academy shuttle buses likely to be Central, North activity buses

June 14th, 2014 7:23 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee shuttle buses for the 2014-15 school year likely will be activity buses from Sullivan Central or North high schools.

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Family trying to raise money to buy autism service dog

Family trying to raise money to buy autism service dog

June 14th, 2014 9:41 am by Marci Gore

Markeeta Gillenwater says when a friend told her about a segment on "The Today Show" that featured autism service dogs, she knew this was something she needed to look into further.

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