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West - Knoxville - Farragut

Town hall puts spotlight on bullying in Knoxville

Town hall puts spotlight on bullying in KnoxvilleThe topic of bullying, and a conversation about how to stop it, took center stage in Knoxville on Thursday night.
  • West - Knoxville - Farragut
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Bullying

Hardin Valley students take a stand against bullying

Hardin Valley students take a stand against bullyingStudents in a leadership class started Project U, and decided to tackle the growing issue after seeing KPD's billboards against bullying.
  • Bullying
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
West - Knoxville - Farragut

Hardin Valley Academy works to stop bullying

Hardin Valley Academy works to stop bullyingKPD and WBIR are hosting an anti-bullying town hall Thursday evening.
  • West - Knoxville - Farragut
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Bullying

Part 1: KPD & Hardin Valley students team up for anti-bullying PSA's

Part 1: KPD & Hardin Valley students team up for anti-bullying PSA'sPart 1: KPD & Hardin Valley students team up for anti-bullying PSA's
  • Bullying
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Bullying

Part 2: KPD & Hardin Valley students team up for anti-bullying PSA's

Part 2: KPD & Hardin Valley students team up for anti-bullying PSA'sPart 2: KPD & Hardin Valley students team up for anti-bullying PSA's
  • Bullying
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Bullying

Part 3: KPD & Hardin Valley students team up for anti-bullying PSA's

Part 3: KPD & Hardin Valley students team up for anti-bullying PSA'sPart 3: KPD & Hardin Valley students team up for anti-bullying PSA's
  • Bullying
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Life

Kirk Smalley fights to stop bullying following family tragedy

Kirk Smalley fights to stop bullying following family tragedyRobin Wilhoit talks with Anti-Bullying Activist Kirk Smalley, guest speaker in a town hall meeting to Take stand against bullying, www.standforthesilent.org
  • Life
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Bullying

Stop Bullying: KPD to host televised community town hall

Stop Bullying: KPD to host televised community town hallBullying in TN: KPD to host televised community town hall
  • Bullying
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Bullying

Stand for the Silent organization formed to stop bullying

Stand for the Silent organization formed to stop bullyingKirk and Laura Smalley lost their son to suicide after constant bullying in 2010. Since then, they've worked to stop bullying
  • Bullying
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Claiborne - Hancock - Grainger - Union

Multi-million dollar lawsuit filed over alleged bullying

Multi-million dollar lawsuit filed over alleged bullyingThe guardian of a 16-year-old student has filed a $30 million dollar lawsuit after an alleged case of bullying in 2012.
  • Claiborne - Hancock - Grainger - Union
  • 1 year ago
Kingston - Harriman - Roane

Students stick to positive messages with bathroom graffiti

Students stick to positive messages with bathroom graffitiAfter a Roane County High School girl vandalized a bathroom stall, a teacher decided to do her own writing.
  • Kingston - Harriman - Roane
  • 1 year, 2 months ago
Local

Advice for talking to kids about weight

Advice for talking to kids about weightRight now, 14.2 percent of children ages 2 to 4 in Tennessee are considered obese. That's up from 13.5 percent in 2008.
  • Local
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
North Knoxville

Twitter account shows positivity at Knox Co. school

Twitter account shows positivity at Knox Co. schoolOften the story is about how Twitter is used in cyber bullying. @powellhighcomps is not one of those cases.
  • North Knoxville
  • 9 months, 1 week ago
Local

First statewide bullying count confirms 5,478 cases

First statewide bullying count confirms 5,478 casesTennessee's first statewide count of school bullying incidents found 5,478 cases last school year, shocking the lawmaker who asked for the study.
  • Local
  • 1 year, 1 month ago
Bullying

700 attend KPD sponsored anti-bullying summit

700 attend KPD sponsored anti-bullying summitKPD's first summit at trying to end bullying in school in the summer of 2013.
  • Bullying
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Live at 5 at 4

Watch out for her crescent kick to the head!

Watch out for her crescent kick to the head!East Tennessee girl excels at taekwondo despite a physical disability
  • Live at 5 at 4
  • 1 year ago
Local

Survey of Knox students: less texting, more bullying

Survey of Knox students: less texting, more bullyingThe survey is conducted every two years to evaluate risk behavior of middle and high school students in several areas
  • Local
  • 1 year, 1 month ago
West - Knoxville - Farragut

'Mix It Up' day hopes to break down social barriers

'Mix It Up' day hopes to break down social barriersStudents were given a color at lunch time and sat at a table with that corresponding color. The hope was the people at their table were people they didn't know and led to new friendships.
  • West - Knoxville - Farragut
  • 1 year ago
Local

Father shares his message against bullying

Father shares his message against bullyingA father who has seen the effects of bullying first hand will be talking to Knox County leaders Tuesday about how to put an end to it with a simple message.
  • Local
  • 1 year, 1 month ago
Nation Now

School will allow boy to bring My Little Pony backpack

School will allow boy to bring My Little Pony backpackGrayson Bruce's My Little Pony backpack will return, and with it may come new initiatives to prevent bullying in local schools.
  • Nation Now
  • 8 months, 1 week ago
Nation Now

Teen in bullying death case: Didn't do 'anything wrong'

Teen in bullying death case: Didn't do 'anything wrong'One of two teens who had faced bullying charges related to the suicide of a classmate said Thursday she did not do anything wrong.
  • Nation Now
  • 1 year ago
Local

Students take a stand against bullying

Students take a stand against bullyingThe Knoxville Police Department is taking a public stand on what they say is a growing problem in our schools-- bullying. 4-17-14
  • Local
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago