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David Crockett High School's TVAAS score announced during school pep rally

August 31st, 2013 10:33 am by Jennifer Sprouse, NET News Service

The Washington County school made a value-added score of 4

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State lawmakers pondering reversal of teaching policy

August 31st, 2013 10:07 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

The new policy bases the granting and renewal of professional teaching licenses on in-class assessments and a growth score derived from students’ standardized testing scores.

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4 tricks to stick to your new-school-year resolutions

4 tricks to stick to your new-school-year resolutions

August 31st, 2013 9:00 am by Paula Sirois

A new school year always seems to stir up resolutions and promises of lifestyle changes. If you’re wondering how to really stick to your guns this year, here are some tips:

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Happy Snaps Photo Booth at Duffield Daze

August 30th, 2013 9:43 am by Staff Report

The Kingsport Times-News brought our fun Happy Snaps Photo Booth to the community gathering Duffield Daze!

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Family Meals Matter: Fill your freezer with healthy breakfast foods

Family Meals Matter: Fill your freezer with healthy breakfast foods

August 30th, 2013 9:00 am by Staff Report

Love the convenience of a heat-and-eat breakfast item but hate buying processed, packaged foods? Plan a little extra time in the kitchen on the weekend to fill your freezer with these healthy breakfast food recipes for busy school mornings.

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A + B + C = Best school year (life) ever

A + B + C = Best school year (life) ever

August 29th, 2013 1:00 pm by Paula Sirois

Grab a blank piece of paper and draw three columns. Label them A, B and C. The first column should focus on home, family and friends. The B column should be about physical activity and fun, and the C column should be about learning and education.

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Preparing for the first bus ride

Preparing for the first bus ride

August 29th, 2013 9:00 am by Robert Nickell, McClatchy-Tribune

I’ve experienced many first days of school and first bus rides and I’ve put together some tips that will help ensure these important firsts go smoothly.

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'Duck Dynasty' star to appear at Viking Hall Civic Center

'Duck Dynasty' star to appear at Viking Hall Civic Center

August 28th, 2013 4:33 pm by Staff Report

Get out your duck calls and sharpen up on your duck calling skills. Why? Willie Robertson, star of A&E’s "Duck Dynasty" is coming to Bristol!

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Historic Jonesborough Dance Society welcomes dancers of all ages

Historic Jonesborough Dance Society welcomes dancers of all ages

August 28th, 2013 3:17 pm by Katina Rose

When David Wiley was going down a new path in his life, he discovered a passion and dedication to the love of contra dancing that inspired him to form the Historic Jonesborough Dance Society.

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Hot Topics: There's a "new kid" in all of us

Hot Topics: There's a "new kid" in all of us

August 28th, 2013 11:00 am by Kristen Jordan Shamus

Remind them how isolating it feels to be sized up as unworthy within minutes of starting out. And challenge your children to be kind. To be the person who makes it better.

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