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Two BHS juniors participate in ‘People’s Climate March’ in New York

Two BHS juniors participate in ‘People’s Climate March’ in New York

By Alexandra Gruszkiewicz, Bearden HS, Knoxville, Tenn.

October 10, 2014

Once Mallari Starrett and Alicia Matavosian found out that they could take part in a march against climate change, they were in. “We both just looked at each other the moment we heard about it and said ‘yes, we’re definitely doing this,’” Matavosian said. On Friday in New York City, abo...

Homelessness affects students, while school system offers support

Homelessness affects students, while school system offers support

By Hannah Conkin, John Sevier MS, Kingsport, Tenn.

February 26, 2014

Editor’s Note: The Scribe has changed the names of the homeless students featured to protect their privacy. There are 798 students enrolled at John Sevier Middle school. Thirty-one of these students are homeless. They are part of a homeless group of 189 students across Kingsport City Schools. These st...