• Featured Musician: Jana

    Featured Musician: Jana

    Valerie Fung

    March 18, 2014

    Eighth grader Jana has played the trombone since she was placed with the instrument in 5th grade. It is a brass instrument that plays in the bass clef, and if you tighten or loosen your mouth, you get different notes. Her favorite part of school is band in the morning, because “We have Jazz Band... READ MORE »»

    TROMBONE. Eighth grade student Jana enjoys music but does not plan to pursue it as a career.

    Ron Codispoti

  • The End of Innovation Academy?

    The End of Innovation Academy?

    Abby Gillenwater

    March 13, 2014

    “Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee” is a program created by Kingsport City Schools and Sullivan County Schools. The main focus of the school is science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM. The two school systems started Innovation Academy almost two years ago with grant money.... READ MORE »»

    INNOVATION. Sullivan County Schools plans to continue operation of Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee despite the loss of partner Kingsport City Schools.

    ianetn.org

  • News Brief: Return of the leak

    News Brief: Return of the leak

    Zoe Lindsey

    March 12, 2014

    The Sequoyah Scribe reported recently about ceiling and roof repairs that were supposed to stop several  leaks at John Sevier Middle School. On Tuesday November 26, 2013, during a heavy rain storm, new leaks appeared in the school building. These new leaks appeared in the 8th grade hallway and in... READ MORE »»

    LEAKY CEILING. Several new leaks recently appeared at JSMS.

    Zoe Lindsey

  • Education is a family business at Sevier

    Education is a family business at Sevier

    Nathan Silvey

    March 11, 2014

    It is obvious to any visitor that John Sevier Middle School is teeming with hundreds of students. Of these hundreds of students, it isn’t uncommon to run into someone who has a sibling here at Sevier. In fact, Sevier is full of older brothers and younger brothers, older sisters and younger sisters,... READ MORE »»

    FAMILY CONNECTION. Sevier student Austin poses with his father, a social studies teacher at JSMS. Austin enjoys attending school with his father because "it makes me strive to be better".

    Nathan Silvey

  • Cartoon: Hot Chocolate

    Cartoon: Hot Chocolate

    March 10, 2014

    Hannah Eidson

The End of Innovation Academy?

The End of Innovation Academy?

Abby Gillenwater

“Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee” is a program created by Kingsport City Schools and Sullivan County Schools. The main focus of the school is science, technology,...  Read More »

March 13, 2014 • 0 comments

LEAKY CEILING. Several new leaks recently appeared at JSMS.

News Brief: Return of the leak

March 12, 2014

RIGHT TO PETITION. Sevier Middle school students created a petition to end or improve Sevier's controversial "Intervention/Enrichment" period. Did the petition succeed, or did other factors end I/E?

Intervention no more!

March 6, 2014

REALLY TECHNICAL. Several Sevier students pose in front of a Career and Technical Education Center sign at Dobyns-Bennett High School. The students had the cance to tour parts of D.B. and learn about classes offered in the career and technical department.

Careers ahead at Dobyns-Bennett High School

March 3, 2014

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Featured Musician: Jana

Featured Musician: Jana

Valerie Fung

Eighth grader Jana has played the trombone since she was placed with the instrument in 5th grade. It is a brass instrument that plays in the bass clef, and if you tighten...  Read More »

March 18, 2014 • 0 comments

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Television Wasteland: “Master Chef Junior”

Television Wasteland: “Master Chef Junior”

Zoe Lindsey

THE STORY The kids are taking over the kitchen! “Master Chef Junior” is the new cooking show on Fox. The show has already aired its first season. This show has a...  Read More »

March 17, 2014 • 0 comments

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Taking on the guys

Taking on the guys

Morgan Malcolm

Wrestling is a very physical sport. That is why it is usually considered to be a sport for boys. This school year, however, John Sevier Middle school’s wrestling team has...  Read More »

February 27, 2014 • 0 comments

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Point/Counterpoint: DC vs. Marvel Comics

Russ Hubbard and Sandler Johnston

Scribe editor Russ Hubbard and staff writer Sandler Johnston discuss which comic book publisher features the better characters and stories: DC or Marvel Comics.

March 19, 2014 • 0 comments

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