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Big Messy First Thursday coming to the William King Museum of Art

TriCities.com - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 2:20pm
ABINGDON, Va.—William King Museum of Art will host Big Messy First Thursday on July 2 from 5-8 p.m., featuring a paint slip-and-slide on the front lawn and a foam pit provided by Goodson-Kinderhook Vo
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Community college is abloom with elementary school children

TriCities.com - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 2:18pm
ABINGDON, Va. – Virginia Highlands Community College is lending a helping hand in presenting part of the curriculum for 30 third graders from four Bristol, Va. elementary schools.
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Five people arrested on drug charges in Washington County, Virginia

TriCities.com - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 2:04pm
The Washington County Virginia Sheriff's Office arrested five people over the weekend on drug charges.
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TVA seeks Boone Lake boat ramp extensions, swim beach

TriCities.com - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 1:38pm
The Tennessee Valley Authority has submitted a permit application to the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation for boat ramp extension projects and a new swim beach recreational area at
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Mountain Empire is under a hazardous weather outlook as heat wave continues

TriCities.com - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 1:25pm
Heat index could be close to 100 degrees today
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Power loss being experienced at Emory & Henry

TriCities.com - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:57am
Emory & Henry College's library is currently without power and will be closed for the rest of the day to the public. 
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Haslam issues election writ for House seat vacated by Haynes

TriCities.com - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:47am
Gov. Bill Haslam has issued a writ of election to fill the state House seat vacated by new Tennessee Republican Party Chairman Ryan Haynes.
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Federal appeals court asked to throw out TennCare case

TriCities.com - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:44am
Tennessee is asking a federal appeals court to throw out a class-action lawsuit that claims the state left thousands of TennCare applicants in indefinite limbo, with their applications neither approve
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Recalls this week: vitamins, mugs, children's furniture

TriCities.com - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 9:56am
About 17,000 bottles of vitamins sold at Walgreens are being recalled because the packaging is not child-resistant. Other consumer products being recalled this week include children's furniture and mu
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Tracking those enrolled in Project Lifesaver from the air

TriCities.com - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 11:46pm
ABINGDON, Va. — The Washington County Sheriff’s Office and Bristol Virginia Sheriff’s Office are teaming up to help those registered with Project Lifesaver from a new angle — the air.
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Officials stress using caution around wild and feral animals

TriCities.com - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 10:23pm
If that fuzzy critter doesn’t belong to you, it’s best that you don’t pet it.
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93-degrees: Region’s warmest day so far this year

TriCities.com - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 10:17pm
The region’s warmest day so far this year is expected to set the tone for a week of 90-degree temperatures, according to the National Weather Service.
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Two local sheriff's offices certified in airborne lifesaving training

TriCities.com - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 7:31pm
ABINGDON, Va. –-Washington County Sheriff’s Office and Bristol, Va. Sheriff’s Office are teaming up to for a new project in order to help people of the area who are registered with Project Lifesaver.
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Donations made by utility company impact United Way of Southwest Virginia

TriCities.com - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 5:09pm
United Way of Southwest Virginia receives a large donation from Dominion Resources, Inc. 
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Washington County campaigns underway

TriCities.com - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 4:54pm
Washington County will hold general elections on Nov. 3. The filing deadline for elections passed on Tuesday, June 9. 
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Bristol man charged with attempted murder in Sunday afternoon stabbing

TriCities.com - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 3:54pm
BRISTOL, Va. - A city man was charged today with attempted first-degree murder and aggravated malicious wounding following a Sunday incident.
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Southwest Virginia 4-H Educational Center offering swimming lessons for children

TriCities.com - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 12:58pm
ABINGDON, Va. — This summer the Southwest Virginia 4-H Educational Center's junior Olympic swimming pool will be open for youth swim lessons beginning July 6.
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Ramsey announces $2.2 million state grant to open Sullivan agriculture center

TriCities.com - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 12:50pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — The Sullivan County Commission accepted a $2.2 million state grant Monday to open a multi-use agriculture center in the county. 
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Cities honor author, historian V.N. "Bud" Phillips

TriCities.com - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 11:54am
Author and historian V.N. "Bud" Phillips sat attentively as Mayors Catherine Brillhart and Lea Powers took turn praising his decades of documenting Twin City history.
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PUSH! Film Festival Is A Wrap

TriCities.com - Mon, 06/15/2015 - 11:47am
PUSH! Film Festival is a wrap.
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