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William Blount High School showcases career and technical education programs  Maryville Daily Times

Sparks flew, fruit played music, robots maneuvered around a classroom, spare ribs smoked and teens painted a truck Tuesday night at William Blount High ...



WILLIAM BLOUNT HIGH SCHOOL | Community  Maryville Daily Times

This month at William Blount High School, selected students will be attending the Roane State academic festival on Friday, April 5. Students will be competing ...



$99 million estimate for Heritage, William Blount high school renovations  Maryville Daily Times

Renovating two 40-year-old Blount County high schools to be safer, fix crumbling structures and meet today's academic standards could cost nearly $99 million, ...



Detailed differences in proposed renovations for Heritage and William Blount high schools  Maryville Daily Times

At a special called meeting tonight, the Blount County Board of Education will discuss phasing proposed renovations for Heritage and William Blount high ...



Inside the +$100 million plan for Blount County Schools high school renovations  Maryville Daily Times

The Blount County school board during a called meeting Monday will review plans to renovate its two 40-year-old high schools over five to seven years.



William Blount High School victorious in Battle of the Build  Maryville Daily Times

It was William Blount High School's turn this year. The high school woodworking team took first place at the annual Battle of the Builds held at Foothills Mall on ...



Proposal would develop William Blount High School trail into outdoor classroom  Maryville Daily Times

A group of educators is working on a proposal to develop a 45-acre forest on the William Blount High School campus into an outdoor classroom area and to ...



Blount County Schools phasing out valedictorian, salutatorian | News  Maryville Daily Times

Blount County Schools will no longer name a valedictorian and salutatorian at its high schools after the Class of 2021 and instead will use the Latin honors ...



East Tennessee Children's Hospital stages graduation for William Blount High School senior  Maryville Daily Times

When William Blount High School senior Justin Dees was unable to attend graduation Monday, East Tennessee Children's Hospital staged a ceremony just for ...



Blount County Board of Education seeks 32-cent property tax hike for Heritage, William Blount High School renovations  Maryville Daily Times

The Blount County Board of Education will ask the county to raise the property tax rate by 32 cents to begin funding renovations at Heritage and William Blount ...



Wiliam Blount High School names Elizabeth Ellsworth valedictorian, Tycho Barnard salutatorian  Maryville Daily Times

Elizabeth Ellsworth was valedictorian and Tycho Barnard salutatorian for William Blount High School's Class of 2019 graduation Monday.



William Blount, Heritage and Maryville high school culinary students 'Cooking for a Cause'  Maryville Daily Times

Culinary students from three local high schools were winners during Thursday's basketball jamboree at William Blount High School, and so was the Smoky ...



Sixth-graders work with William Blount High School culinary students to cook for 1READ Finding Home festival at Blount County Public Library  Maryville Daily Times

A half-dozen sixth-graders who have been immersed in reading a story of refugees helped bring the characters' three cultures to life this week, cooking food ...



222 students earn 341 Daily Times Academic Letters | News  Maryville Daily Times

The 34th Annual Daily Times Academic Letters Awards on Monday night honored 222 students from the area's five public high schools.



Following the glass slipper; There's much to disover in 'Cinderella'  Maryville Daily Times

Over-the-top hair and makeup, glitzy ball gowns and detailed sets put William Blount High School's adaptation of “Cinderella” in the appropriate fairytale mode, ...



Blount County Board of Education honors three students who make a difference  Maryville Daily Times

The Blount County Board of Education on Thursday gave three students its Alvin Hord Making a Difference Award for good citizenship: Titus Satterfield of ...



Congratulations, Justin! ETCH holds special graduation ceremony for William Blount HS senior  WBIR.com

The East Tennessee Children's Hospital said Justin was too sick to attend his graduation ceremony, so staff and volunteers got together to hold special ...



Worker at William Blount High Freshman Academy sent to hospital after gas leak  WATE 6 On Your Side

A cafeteria worker was sent to the hospital Monday afternoon after a gas leak at the William Blount High School Freshman Academy.



Heritage, William Blount High School students represent Tennessee at national SkillsUSA competition  Maryville Daily Times

Students from Heritage and William Blount high schools are representing Tennessee this week at the national SkillsUSA conference showing off their expertise ...



Blount County Schools presents options for funding high school renovations  Maryville Daily Times

The director of Blount County Schools presented five options Tuesday for funding renovations to two high schools, but some commissioners said the current $85 ...



Blount County Schools recognizes Teachers of the Year  Maryville Daily Times

Blount County Schools Director Rob Britt reminded top educators Thursday night that great teachers change lives, as the district recognized dozens of them at its ...



Blount County Board of Education prepares to send $100 million renovation plan for Heritage High School, William Blount High School to Blount County Commission  Maryville Daily Times

The Blount County Board of Education will take its plan for about $100 million in renovations to two 40-year-old high schools to the Blount County Commission in ...



William Blount's Kennedy Moonin signs with Indiana Tech  Maryville Daily Times

Kennedy Moonin will be a long way from home when she gets to college, but as someone who has fallen in love with a sport at a young age Moonin.



William Blount High School honors Hope Scholarship qualifiers  Maryville Daily Times

William Blount High School is honoring more than 160 seniors who have qualified for the Hope Scholarship this year, with a wall display that shows their names ...



William Blount High School culinary students preparing food for Meals on Wheels  Maryville Daily Times

Hundreds of meals prepared by culinary students at William Blount High School now are being served to senior adults throughout Blount County.



Blount County Schools teachers rooting STEM in early grades  Maryville Daily Times

Students regularly take on real-world challenges in the STEM Lab at William Blount High School, but Wednesday teachers tried their hands on the activities.



DENSO awards college scholarships to nine students | News  Maryville Daily Times

DENSO Manufacturing Tennessee has awarded its 2019 scholarships to nine high school students. Each received a $2000 scholarship to their college or ...



Alcoa boys, William Blount girls win at Governor Open  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa's track and field team on Monday had to piece together new members on its relays because a number of key runners had quit in the past two weeks.



Heritage, William Blount split tennis matches | Sports  Maryville Daily Times

Befitting the normal intense rivalry of William Blount versus Heritage, both Tuesday afternoon tennis contests went down to the final game of the final pairings.



Turnaround Achievement Awards honor students on a new path  Maryville Daily Times

Ten students who previously struggled and now are on paths to success received Turnaround Achievement Awards during a ceremony Friday at the Capitol ...



William Blount High School's Hobbs is valedictorian, Millsaps salutatorian  Maryville Daily Times

William Blount High School's valedictorian is Megan Hobbs and salutatorian is Bailey Millsaps for the Class of 2018.



Dancers for Cancer Awareness raise money for St. Jude  WVLT.TV

The William Blount High School dance team is opening its doors for a clinic and fundraiser called Dancers for Cancer Awareness to raise money for St. Jude ...



Blount County Schools adding buzz-in doors at high schools; second William Blount High School student arrested after threat  Maryville Daily Times

Blount County is adding buzz-in security doors to its two high schools, following a security review and three threats in the past week.



BCS inducts 10 more into Educator Hall of Fame  Maryville Daily Times

Blount County Schools honored 10 retired educators Tuesday night by inducting them into the second class of the Blount County Educator Hall of Fame.



Freshman kicker a rising star for William Blount  Maryville Daily Times

William Blount kicker Job Matossian knows how to block out the noise.



Maryville City Schools' scores among top in state, Blount County Schools among bottom in latest TVAAS scores  Maryville Daily Times

The latest measure of students' academic growth shows Maryville City Schools among the top in the state and Blount County Schools falling toward the bottom.



The road to recovery; Community bonds together following Maryville man's tragic accident  Maryville Daily Times

There are two ways of looking at what happened to Daniel Correll on Feb. 11.



Blount County Board of Education passes $95 million budget for 2019-20  Maryville Daily Times

The Blount County Board of Education approved a $95 million budget for the 2019-20 school year Monday, up from nearly $91.7 million this year.



Blount County Schools offering 'public education at home' with Preferred Flex Academy, Future Ready Virtual Academy  Maryville Daily Times

Blount County Schools is offering families two new options for students to learn at home with local educators' support.



Heritage stays alive with extra-innings victory over William Blount  Maryville Daily Times

FARRAGUT — After Saturday's baseball game was rained out in the bottom of the seventh inning the pressure was on Heritage to give itself a chance to beat ...



William Blount's Will Combs battles back from ACL tears with mom as inspiration  Maryville Daily Times

Will Combs has received more than his fair share of curveballs during his four years at William Blount.



William Blount tennis teams sweep Alcoa | Sports  Maryville Daily Times

William Blount and Alcoa took advantage of Wednesday's warmer weather appropriate for tennis to get in tune-up matches in a non-district contest on the ...



Steve Dallman begins new coaching chapter at William Blount  Maryville Daily Times

About a decade ago, Steve Dallman woke up in intensive care with some 15 University of Virginia-Wise volleyball players staring at him.



Blount County Schools eyeing cuts to 20 classroom positions  Maryville Daily Times

Blount County Schools is looking at eliminating 20 classroom positions in the next school year while increasing staffing in other areas.



William Blount's Brett Boling to play basketball for Bryan College  Maryville Daily Times

One word immediately comes to William Blount coach Kevin Windle's mind when discussing Brett Boling.



Maryville's Mary Kavanagh signs with Tennessee Wesleyan lacrosse team  Maryville Daily Times

There were definitely some “first time ever” and rare occurrences at the scholarship signing for Mary Kavanagh Tuesday afternoon as she inked her National ...



Maryville starts early in rout of William Blount  Maryville Daily Times

Tee Hodge didn't waste any time setting the tone in Friday night's Region 2-6A game.



Samuel Everett School of Innovation may prepare 100 Blount Count Schools students for graduation  Maryville Daily Times

About 100 of the graduates receiving diplomas from Blount County Schools this spring may have completed their studies through the Samuel Everett School of ...



Blount County Board of Education approves $76500 for buses  Maryville Daily Times

The Blount County Board of Education last week voted to give bus contractors a one-time payment of $750 per bus, a total of $76500 for the 102 buses that ...



10 About Town: April 18 - 21, 2019  WBIR.com

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. —. Thursday, April 18, 2019. The Dogwood Trails are open, and you can stroll or drive through 80 miles of residential neighborhoods with ...



William Blount High School student makes sousaphone mouthpiece with 3D printer  Maryville Daily Times

William Blount High School sophomore Tommy Bond printed a mouthpiece for his sousaphone in the school's Principles of Engineering and Technology class.



WB NINTH GRADE ACAD: College credit available through partnership with Pellissippi  Maryville Daily Times

Entering high school usually means that college is just around the corner. Students of all grade levels are doing all they can to prepare for college. One of the ...



Maryville tops William Blount to advance in district soccer tourney  Maryville Daily Times

The Maryville High School boys soccer team cruised to a 6-0 win over William Blount Monday night in the first round of the District 4-AAA Tournament.



Knoxville Opera performs at Eagleton Middle School | News  Maryville Daily Times

A Scottish story in the form of an Italian opera came to life in the Eagleton Middle School gymnasium Thursday, in English.



Blount County Budget Committee recommends increased funding for Blount County Schools capital projects  Maryville Daily Times

The Blount County Budget Committee is proposing to keep the property tax rate at $2.47 per $100 in assessed value as part of a move that would generate ...



Conservation is rewarded | News  Maryville Daily Times

For a lot of boys who find themselves living in a new place, first chance they get they're searching out the nearest woods, nature's playground.



Join walkers, runners for Glow Trot 5K tonight  Maryville Daily Times

The sixth annual Glow Trot 5K will be held at 7:15 p.m. on Saturday, May 18, at William Blount High School, 219 County Farm Road, Maryville. The annual event ...



Blount County Schools' Project SEARCH graduates ready to work  Maryville Daily Times

For the third year in a row, all the Blount County Schools students who participated in the Project SEARCH school-to-work transition program have graduated to ...



Eagleton Middle School rolls out the red carpet to welcome Royals on first day of school  Maryville Daily Times

Eagleton Middle School students walked a red carpet to begin their first day of school Monday, a reminder from their new principal that they are “Royals.”.



Blount County school resource officers program starts with relationships  Maryville Daily Times

While school resource officers became a hot topic in 2018, with all three local districts adding officers, the start of the program here in Blount County can ...



WBHS Mass Choir fundraising pays off with Carnegie Hall concert  Maryville Daily Times

They sold coffee, chocolate and jewelry and worked the concession stands at the University of Tennessee football games. Coupon book sales were their ...



Blount County Schools celebrates English learners | News  Maryville Daily Times

For more than 200 Blount County Schools students understanding English is a challenge, but 31 recently proved their proficiency.



MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM: William Blount actors help make Shakespeare understandable  Maryville Daily Times

If reading Shakespeare is one of the reasons you hated high school English, you certainly aren't alone.



Spatulas up! Kiwanis members ready to serve at annual pancake breakfast  Maryville Daily Times

You know when two cases of butter, eight cases of sausage, 11 gallons of syrup and 40 gallons of pancake batter are on the grocery list, there's a feast coming.



Blount County Sheriff's Office awarded expenses from dismissed civil suit  Maryville Daily Times

A woman who sued the Blount County Sheriff's office and a deputy in a lawsuit dismissed last August now has been ordered to pay their costs. Blount County ...



Blount County Board of Education approves master landscape plan for Carpenters Elementary School  Maryville Daily Times

A new landscape plan for Carpenters Elementary School is designed to protect the watershed and bring outdoor education opportunities right up to classroom ...



Inside Blount County's proposed high school renovations | News  Maryville Daily Times

In the late 1970s, Blount County opened two new state-of-the-art high schools. Since then education and building codes have changed, and this spring Blount ...



Maryville faces fellow state champ Knoxville Catholic in opener  Maryville Daily Times

There is extra energy around the football practice field this week, regardless of the school. That's no different at Maryville.



Blount County Schools honors students and employers for work-based learning  Maryville Daily Times

Blount County Schools doubled the number of students taking their education into the workplace this school year, and honored the teens and employers ...



Basketball teams tip off season at annual jamboree  Maryville Daily Times

Maryville, Heritage, Alcoa and William Blount tipped off their basketball seasons in the 2018 Blount County Jamboree. Each schools girls and boys teams played ...



Daily Calendar for Friday, May 10, 2019 | Community  Maryville Daily Times

PORTER HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1964: Will hold its 55th class reunion at 5:30 p.m. on June 7 at Barley's in downtown Maryville. For more information, call ...



Maryville City Schools Board of Education passes first reading of revised dress code  Maryville Daily Times

The Maryville Board of Education on Monday passed the first reading of a new dress code policy, aiming for one that reflects parent and teacher values and can ...



Daily Calendar for Friday, April 26, 2019 | Community  Maryville Daily Times

EVERETT HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1967 70TH BIRTHDAY PARTY: The celebration takes place at 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, at Savannah Park Clubhouse, ...



William Blount High School students create a mini world tour  Maryville Daily Times

Since teacher Matt Talley can't take his students to Florida every semester, he has them create a mini-Epcot inside the William Blount Ninth Grade Academy.



William Blount announces first semester honor roll | Community  Maryville Daily Times

William Blount High School has announced its honor roll for the second quarter of the 2016-17 school year.



New Blount County High School renovation plan revealed  Maryville Daily Times

The Blount County Board of Education reviewed new, simplified proposals for renovations to the district's two high schools during a work sessions Thursday.



Wright pleads guilty to robbery charge, agrees to cooperate with prosecutors in stabbing death of Caleb Radford  Maryville Daily Times

A 20-year-old Harriman man pleaded guilty Wednesday to aiding a robbery that prosecutors said led to the stabbing death of an 18-year-old Maryville man last ...



With record-high Tennessee graduation rate, Blount, Alcoa and Maryville schools over 92 percent  Maryville Daily Times

Tennessee posted a record graduation rate of 89.1 percent in the past school year, and Alcoa and Maryville were among 43 districts with a graduation rate of 95 ...



Tennessee Board of Education revoked license of two Blount County Schools teachers in past year  Maryville Daily Times

The Tennessee State Board of Education revoked the licenses of two local teachers in the past year, both of whom resigned from Blount County Schools ...



Blount County Schools bus driver pulled from duty  Maryville Daily Times

A Blount County school bus driver was removed from her job Monday afternoon until further notice, three days after she reportedly threatened to kill herself ...



Alcoa commissioners preview Alcoa Intermediate School plan | News  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa commissioners and school board members took a virtual tour Monday morning of a planned addition to Alcoa Intermediate School.



William Blount hopes to build on strong defensive effort  Maryville Daily Times

Relying on a defense with seven first-year starters when the game is on the line is a lot to ask for week one.



Son of woman suing Alcoa officers, Blount County deputies, to sit for deposition in excessive force suit  Maryville Daily Times

KNOXVILLE — A Maryville woman suing Alcoa Police officers and Blount County deputies in a $2 million excessive force suit has agreed to drop her objections ...



Maryville prepared for 'completely different game' against Farragut  Maryville Daily Times

Farragut came into last season's second-round meeting with Maryville equipped with several Division I players, looking to make a name for itself in Class 6A.



Heritage High School takes first place in Battle of the Build  Maryville Daily Times

Heritage High School students took first place in the annual Battle of the Build with a bed swing they designed and built.



School coupon books on sale now | News  Maryville Daily Times

For the 29th year, public and private schools throughout Blount County are selling Partners for Kids Patron Checkbooks.



Tragedy strikes again for Blount singer Laurel Wright  Maryville Daily Times

When Laurel Wright, a Blount County native and voice of The Young Fables, lost her sister Lindy to a single-vehicle accident in January, she felt her parents' ...



Jerry Cunningham encourages Carpenters Middle School students to hear veterans' stories  Maryville Daily Times

Carpenters Middle School students went home Wednesday with an extra homework assignment, to interview a veteran. That was the charge from Jerry ...



OTHER VOICE: Why I Love Alabama | Other Voices  Maryville Daily Times

I used to brag about Alabama. I was her biggest proponent, her biggest fan. At college in Evansville, Indiana, I explained to many curious Yankees that most of ...



Country Music Television's Empowering Education tour highlights manufacturing careers at Pellissippi State Community College's Blount County campus  Maryville Daily Times

Local manufacturers ready to hire, high-paying careers, free education opportunities and inspiring stories all came together Wednesday at the Pellissippi State ...



Heritage softball comes up short against Farragut in district tourney  Maryville Daily Times

KNOXVILLE — Farragut softball coach Nick Green wasn't unnerved by Heritage taking a one-run lead early in Friday night's game in the second round of the ...



Cross country teams ready to go for 2018 season  Maryville Daily Times

Local boys cross-country teams look poised to represent Blount County well this season, with Maryville, Heritage, William Blount and Alcoa all boasting greater ...



Maryville advances in district tourney with win over William Blount  Maryville Daily Times

Recording more than twice the number of kills managed by William Blount stood out on the statistics sheet, but Maryville coach Angel Babelay was more ...



Craig Hurst retires:Teacher with many hats reflects on good times, community involvement  Maryville Daily Times

Academic year 2019-20 will certainly look a little different at Mary Blount Elementary School.



Maryville girls track and field places first at sectional meet  Maryville Daily Times

KNOXVILLE — The coaching staff for the Maryville track and field team kept its runners in the dark on Saturday during the Large School sectional meet at Hardin ...



Blount Memorial Hospital Foundation embezzler gets six years probation  Maryville Daily Times

After admitting to embezzling more than $186000, Jane Andrews walked out of Blount County Circuit Court on Monday with a sentence of six years she can ...



Maryville, William Blount wrestling come out even against Gibbs, Farragut  Maryville Daily Times

Having qualified for the state tournament last year, Samuel Morris has faced delays and distractions during his many wrestling matches.



Maryville man arrested in vehicle thefts | News  Maryville Daily Times

A Maryville man charged in series of vehicle thefts, including the theft of two trucks from a neighbor's property.



Students gain expertise in Second Battle of the Build  Maryville Daily Times

From a rustic-style farm table constructed without screws or nails to a mailbox pillar made with artificial stone, the 2nd Annual Battle of the Build showed off ...



Kirkland to serve 60 days in custody for 2017 crash that killed 3  Maryville Daily Times

A 56-year-old Vonore man who pleaded guilty Friday in a 2017 crash that killed three people and injured three more can be home for the holidays.



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