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Newly tenured teachers recognized

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Seven Claiborne County teachers have earned tenure and were recently recognized by the Claiborne County Board of Education. From left, Meagan England, Bridgett Saylor, Kristi Bowen, Sara Painter, Kaitlin Nelson, Jennifer Robertson and Matt Bussell.

 

LMU-DCOM PA program celebrates graduation

The Class of 2014 of the Physician Assistant Program at Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) celebrated its commencement on Aug. 9 at the Tex Turner Arena on the LMU main campus in Harrogate.Dr. Stanley J. Kurek, Jr., chief of trauma, acute care surgery and surgical critical care for Lawnwood Regional Medical Center in Ft. Pierce, Florida, delivered the commencement address.The physician assistant (PA) profession is one of the fas...

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Area Happenings

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon.Addiction CounselingNarconon can help you take steps to overcome addiction in your family. Call today for free screenings or referrals at 800-431-1754.American Legion Post #109All veterans are invited to attend monthly meetings on the second Tuesday of each month. Activities begin at 6 p.m. wi...

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Church Events

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon.Appalachian AglowAppalachian Aglow meets bi-monthly at the home of Lisa Leonard in New Tazewell. If interested, call 865-585-0091 for directions and information.Bethel Baptist ChurchBethel Baptist Church has a singing each second Saturday of the month at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Rev. Tim...

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WSCC unveils new certificate

Walters State’s medical transcription program has a new name, the Healthcare Documentation Specialist Certificate.The new title reflects many changes in the industry and the program. Future graduates will be prepared to edit documents transcribed by voice recognition software instead of just typing notes dictated by doctors and other health care professionals.“More healthcare providers and facilities are turning to electronic health records. That often includ...

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CNA class added at WSCC Claiborne

The Walters State Office of Workforce Training will offer a certified nursing aide (CNA) class in Claiborne County beginning Aug. 26. This class is offered through a partnership between Walters State Community College and Claiborne County Hospital.A CNA works under the supervision of a licensed or registered nurse and provides direct patient care. A CNA may work in a nursing home, hospital or home health agencies. Duties include taking vital signs, assisting with meals, personal hy...

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LMU-DCOM welcomes Class of 2018

HARROGATE — Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) welcomed the Class of 2018 on July 29.Since its founding, LMU-DCOM has had a rigorous and competitive application process. LMU-DCOM received 4,335 applications for the Class of 2018, a 15 percent increase in applications in one year. For the Class of 2018 there were 19 applicants for each seat in the class.Eighty-seven students in the Class of 2018 hail from the immediate tri-...

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Midway cheerleaders raise funds at car show

The Midway Elementary School cheerleaders held their first annual car show on Saturday.The cloudy and humid weather kept many car owners from bringing their cars out, but a handful of owners did bring their cars and trucks on out to support the Midway cheer team.“The purpose of the car show was to raise funds for uniforms and support the team as it gets ready to make an appearance at the UT Volunteers football game September 6 before the kickoff. Our kids are so ex...

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Anniversary

Celebrating 50 years

Bill and Georgia West are celebrating their 50th wedding...

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Happy 90th Birthday!

Fern (Parsons) Moore will celebrate her 90th birthday on...

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Happy 90th Birthday!

Fern (Parsons) Moore will celebrate her 90th birthday on...

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Smith, Fergerson to wed

Dwight and Joyce Smith wish to announce the forthcoming...

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