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Education

  • Shopping to help the Rockwood band
  • Roane State dental clinic puts smile on student's face

    Phillip McCallum was down to his last few teeth when he first visited one of the free dental clinics offered at Roane State Community College’s Oak Ridge campus.
    Through the clinics, he was able to have teeth pulled, get dentures for his upper teeth, and undergo repairs on his bottom teeth.
    Now, he’s in less pain.
    He is also able to eat healthier foods such as fruits and vegetables because chewing is easier.

  • ETSU College of Pharmacy cites honor students from Roane

    Three students from Roane County enrolled in the Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy at East Tennessee State University earned placement on the dean’s list for spring semester.
    Stephanie M. Hedgecoth of Harriman, Seth T. Greene of Kingston and Julie A. Kirkham of Rockwood are among those honored.
    Students who qualified for the dean’s list were enrolled in no fewer than 12 credit hours and achieved a semester grade-point average of 3.5 or above on a 4.0 scale, with no grade lower than a B-minus.
    ETSU is in Johnson City.

  • Roane State students graduate

    A number of Roane State Community College students from Roane County graduated from Roane State Community College during the 2009-10 academic year.
    Graduating summa cum laude with a grade-point average of 4.0-3.9 were:
    Harriman — Ahmed Ebrahim and Megan McCarroll.
    Kingston — Meagan Linley and Corey Merchant.
    Rockwood — Katherine Antone.
    Graduates with a GPA of 3.89-3.7 earned a magna cum laude degree. They were:

  • Antone, Munsey among scholarship recipients

    Two Tennessee Technological University students from Roane County were among the honorees during the 35th annual College of Business Scholarships and Awards Banquet at the Cookeville university.
    Faculty, business alumni, scholarship donors, scholarship recipients and their families attended the banquet where 123 students received almost $133,000 in scholarships.  
    “We are proud of this outstanding group of students,” said James Jordan-Wagner, dean of the College of Business.