Teacher sells coupon books

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Christenberry Elementary School kindergarten teacher Amy Dockery decided to give her kids a helping hand with coupon book sales, so she set up a table at the Western Avenue Food …

Clock ticks on AJ sale

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This month, Knox County Commission will consider a resolution to reaffirm its commitment to a $6 million agreement to sell the Andrew Johnson building, now occupied primarily by Knox County …

KCS principal carousel underway

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Superintendent of Schools Bob Thomas has announced seven new principals or administration changes. More are expected as he fills slots for the start of school on Wednesday, Aug. 8.
Deborah Adornate …

‘Liking’ you

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Election day question: Do “likes” on Facebook translate to votes? If so, say howdy to Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs.
Jacobs, the professional wrestler known as Kane, has some 37,000 likes …

Citizens rally to support magnet schools, GRAD

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Knoxville City Council member Marshall Stair has vigorously supported funding for urban schools during the current budget discussion. He attended Monday’s school board workshop, posting on social media:
“One of the …