Pigeon Forge High School

Type: Organization
Name: Pigeon Forge High School
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

PFHS raises money through 'Pink Out' game

PIGEON FORGE —As part of ongoing efforts to raise money for the American Cancer Society through Relay For Life, Pigeon Forge High School hosted its fifth annual "Pink Out" game Friday night against Grainger High School, in which students and school supporters ... [Published Mountain Press - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

A Tennessee Promise to keep

SEVIERVILLE —Under Gov. Bill Haslam’s Tennessee Promise program, which seeks to offer two years of free college to Tennessee residents, there may have never been an better time for students statewide to pursue a four-year degree.And those students, it ... [Published Mountain Press - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Non-native speakers now 5 percent of county students

SEVIERVILLE —As a tourist community with close to 100,000 residents and millions of visitors each year, Sevier County faces a unique set of challenges.Among the bigger hurdles for the local school system is the inclusion of an increasing number of students ... [Published Mountain Press - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Paula Deen restaurant expansion OK'd

PIGEON FORGE —In a meeting Tuesday afternoon, the Pigeon Forge Regional Planning Commission approved a revised site plan for the Island at Pigeon Forge, featuring an expansion to the building where the Paula Deen's Country Kitchen restaurant will be ... [Published Mountain Press - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Pigeon Forge fire chief leads weight-loss challenge

PIGEON FORGE —Pigeon Forge Fire Chief Tony Watson has put together a weight-loss competition with the help of Simon Bradbury, director of the Pigeon Forge Community Center, called Chief's Challenge."I've been trying to increase my fitness and lose weight ... [Published Mountain Press - Jun 12 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Editorial: Too many valedictorians?

For decades, when a high school valedictorian was named, it was a highly meaningful honor, likely to change a student’s life.Colleges looked more closely at their applications, and the entire community recognized the special scholar for being the head ... [Published Mountain Press - Jun 12 2014]
First reported May 30 2014 - Updated May 30 2014 - 1 reports

Editorial: Three cheers

Good coach gonePaul Reagan's resignation as head coach of the Pigeon Forge High School girls basketball team came as a surprise this week.Reagan was very successful at the helm of the Lady Tigers. His teams never missed the region tournament, he averaged ... [Published Mountain Press - May 30 2014]
First reported Apr 28 2014 - Updated Apr 28 2014 - 1 reports

Born countries apart, siblings reunite after a half century

Cathy Walker had always led a fairly normal life.Raised in a military family in northern Virginia, she had all she needed growing up, including a loving, supportive family.An only child, she'd gone on to college, become a special education teacher, married ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 28 2014]
First reported Apr 24 2014 - Updated Apr 24 2014 - 1 reports

Pigeon Forge High School principal receives UT award

PIGEON FORGE —Dr. Benjamin Clabo, principal of Pigeon Forge High School, has received the University Council for Educational Administration Excellence in Educational Leadership Award.The award is presented through the Department of Educational Leadership ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 24 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Local doctor John Hood returns to Boston Marathon

SEVIERVILLE —By the time he arrived home after participating in last year’s Boston Marathon, Dr. John Hood already knew he would make the return trip this year.“Even if my mom called and said ‘I don’t want you to do it,’ I’d still do it,” Hood said. “Part ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Pigeon Forge playground will serve special-needs kids

PIGEON FORGE —The Pigeon Forge Rotary Club hosted a dedication Wednesday to mark the start of construction for an all-inclusive playground in the Wear Farm City Park. It will include equipment designed specifically for physically and mentally disabled ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Teaster jailed on new charges

SEVIERVILLE —Former Pigeon Forge High School volunteer baseball coach Wesley Teaster is now charged with another violation of probation and new drug violations, after a grand jury returned an indictment charging him with two counts of sale and delivery ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 05 2014]

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"It all worked out great, and I can't praise everyone involved enough."
"I've been trying to increase my fitness and lose weight for quite some time, and it's hard sometimes," Watson said. "You get some groups where everyone can support one another, and it makes it easier. We want to encourage everybody and help motivate people to make good decisions."
"It's not about one particular business," Community Development Director David Taylor said. "It's about: Do we want to open up the Parkway to this type of use?"
"Their mannerisms are the same. Their hand gestures are the same. The pictures on her walls are some of the same pictures he has on his walls — they chose some of the same paintings — it's crazy. They have the same type of demeanor, the same sense of humor, it was very strange."

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A Tennessee Promise to keep [Published Mountain Press - Sep 27 2014]
PFHS raises money through 'Pink Out' game [Published Mountain Press - Sep 27 2014]
Non-native speakers now 5 percent of county stu... [Published Mountain Press - Jul 27 2014]
Paula Deen restaurant expansion OK'd [Published Mountain Press - Jul 23 2014]
Editorial: Too many valedictorians? [Published Mountain Press - Jun 12 2014]
Pigeon Forge fire chief leads weight-loss chall... [Published Mountain Press - Jun 12 2014]
Editorial: Three cheers [Published Mountain Press - May 30 2014]
Born countries apart, siblings reunite after a ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 28 2014]
Pigeon Forge High School principal receives UT ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 24 2014]
Local doctor John Hood returns to Boston Marathon [Published Mountain Press - Apr 21 2014]
Pigeon Forge playground will serve special-need... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 18 2014]
Teaster jailed on new charges [Published Mountain Press - Apr 05 2014]
Pigeon Forge High School student appointed to N... [Published Mountain Press - Mar 06 2014]
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