Unicoi Co. Commission approves $5 million note for school projects

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Consider it a step in the right direction for renovations for Unicoi County Schools. 

Director of Schools John English tells News Channel 11 that the commission has approved a $5 million note to help with improvements for the school system. 

The projects the school is looking at includes seating at Gentry Stadium, improvements to Rock Creek Elementary School, a new gym and Unicoi Elementary, resurfacing of the school’s track and work to add new tennis courts. 

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English says the school system will look at getting the additional money for the near $8 million improvement plan by asking for support from the Town of Erwin and Town of Unicoi. 

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