The 29th annual Celebration of Chemistry for Fourth-Graders was held Tuesday and will continue Wednesday at the Eastman Employee Center, all told serving more than 1,300 students from 27 Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee schools.
Dr. Teressa Wexler received a ‘scholarship’ in the form of financial support from the community where she grew up to start her on the path to becoming a nurse. Today, the Sullivan North High School graduate is assistant dean of Tusculum’s School of Nursing.
KINGSPORT — Anybody want up to four free years of college tuition? More than 50 Dobyns-Bennett High School students and others from four other Northeast Tennessee schools got visits offering that from University of Tennessee Interim President Randy Boyd.
The application window opens Friday and closes on Friday, Dec. 6. The department will be offering an online training beginning Thursday to provide more information to districts and schools on the Governor’s Civics Seal and associated mini-grants.
The take away, school officials say, is that students aren’t in a position to learn if they don’t feel ready for the new day and have basic needs met first.
Krautkremer and other teachers who got the award will receive $10,000 from the National Science Foundation, among other awards.
A dilapidated two-story structure that has been decaying for decades in downtown Rogersville may soon be resurrected to tell the story of a historic family that participated in key moments of early American history.
Through United Way of Southwest Virginia’s Ignite program, 18 companies across the region hosted a total of 36 interns this summer.
School system director says “Pep Rally” poem in “Blue Lipstick: Concrete Poems” is not one of three poems in book teachers are to use in the classroom.
The band canceled its trip to Western Carolina University, which was forced to change the format and move its Saturday competition indoors because of a tropical storm.
Thursday’s Norton School board meeting was business as usual – including no action on the status of suspended former football coach James Adams.
The Americans with Disabilities Act transition plan for the school system would be funded over 10 years and take up to 15 years to implement, while the approved calendar is for 2020-21.
Hunter Drinnon is a member of Volunteer High School's multi-national championship NJROTC Air Rifle team, but the individual championships had eluded him – until that past weekend.
The Boy Scouts of America recently recognized the Sequoyah Council for its successful “Join Scouting Night” fall campaign, which resulted in more than 1,100 new families joining local Scouting programs
Kingsport City Schools is six drivers short of having all positions filled, and the transportation supervisor is driving a bus every school day because of the shortage.