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Abingdon man allegedly producing moonshine

TriCities.com - Mon, 04/04/2016 - 3:41pm
ABINGDON, Va. — An Abingdon man has racked up charges following a joint investigation with the Washington County Virginia Sheriff’s Office and agents from Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control.
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Reisch to demonstrate guitar styles of Bristol Sessions at BCMM

TriCities.com - Mon, 04/04/2016 - 2:19pm
BRISTOL, Va. — Gregory Reish, director of the Center for Popular Music at Middle Tennessee State University, will give a lecture and demonstration on the guitar styles of musicians who recorded on the
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Traffic delays in Abingdon, new sewer line being installed

TriCities.com - Mon, 04/04/2016 - 12:22pm
ABINGDON, Va. — Work to install a new sewer line began this morning and will continue until 4 p.m. on Elm Street.
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FOCUS Act passed in Tennessee House

TriCities.com - Mon, 04/04/2016 - 9:17am
The Focus on College and University Success (FOCUS) Act passed in the Tennessee House with bipartisan support, according to Rep. Timothy Hill's legislative weekly wrap-up that was sent out Friday.
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Several have filed to fill Tennessee House, Senate open positions; filing deadline April 7

TriCities.com - Mon, 04/04/2016 - 5:15am
Since Rep. Jon Lundberg, R-Bristol, filed a petition to run for Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey’s seat in March, four others have filed to run against him while Thursday’s filing deadline still looms.
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Paws & Pints a doggone good time for man & his best friend

TriCities.com - Mon, 04/04/2016 - 1:00am
BRISTOL, Va. — Dogs and their humans came together Sunday at Bristol’s Studio Brew to socialize for a good cause during Paws & Pints.
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Virginia Coal and Energy Alliance conference to be held May 23

TriCities.com - Mon, 04/04/2016 - 12:07am
KINGSPORT, Tenn.—The chief operating officer of CONSOL Energy will be among the keynote speakers at the Virginia Coal and Energy Alliance’s 37th annual conference and exposition.
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Hillman could one day change the world, professors say

TriCities.com - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 11:45pm
EMORY, Va. — Although she humbly declines the notion, Ali Hillman is one college student who may one day change the world.
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Thursday event will simulate poverty experience

TriCities.com - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 11:30pm
An event later this week will simulate struggles that 20 percent of Bristol residents have every day.
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Armed man removed from trailer with tear gas, no injuries

TriCities.com - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 8:58pm
MEADOWVIEW, Va. — An armed man involved in what deputies initially believed to be a domestic situation in Meadowview, Virginia on Sunday was eventually taken to Johnston Memorial Hospital in Abingdon
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Most Va., W.Va. AEP customers' electricity restored after damage from Saturday's wind gusts

TriCities.com - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 7:52pm
A strong cold front passed across most of Appalachian Power’s Virginia and West Virginia service area Saturday that brought wind gusts of 50 to 60 mph, according to AEP's Facebook page. 
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TDOT performing routine work on Eastman Road Bridge Monday

TriCities.com - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 6:20pm
KINGSPORT, Tenn. — The Tennessee Department of Transportation will be performing routine maintenance on the Eastman Road Bridge over Lincoln Street on Monday.
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CONSOL Energy COO among keynote speak during coal conference

TriCities.com - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 2:00pm
KINGSPORT, Tenn.—The chief operating officer of CONSOL Energy will be among the keynote speakers at the Virginia Coal and Energy Alliance’s 37th annual conference and exposition.
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Colossus video screen to be ready for Food City 500

TriCities.com - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 5:45am
BRISTOL, Tenn.— The world’s largest outdoor center-hung four-sided video screen — Colossus — is on track for completion at Bristol Motor Speedway before this month’s Food City 500.
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Filming wraps up in Bristol for Christmas-themed 'Believe'

TriCities.com - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 11:06pm
BRISTOL, Va. — There were hugs, cheers and smiles Friday night in downtown Bristol when filming wrapped up for the movie “Believe.”
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Activists hold rally to urge support of Clean Power Plan in Virginia

TriCities.com - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 7:03pm
BRISTOL, Va. — Coal mining in Virginia has Karen Shaffer afraid for the future.
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BMS, ASP to blitz build house in just 96 hours

TriCities.com - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 6:08pm
BRISTOL, Tenn.— Colene Tredway choked back tears last week while talking about how Appalachian Service Project and Bristol Motor Speedway are partnering to build her family a home—free of charge—at th
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Golf tournament to support Northeast State Foundation

TriCities.com - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 5:28pm
Northeast State Community College Foundation’s 2016 Golf Tournament will be held on April 29 at the Glenrochie Country Club in Abingdon, Virginia.
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Crews continue to fight Unicoi wildfire as winds persist

TriCities.com - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 4:35pm
UNICOI, Tenn.—High winds are expected to test firefighting efforts today at the site of the Sciota Road fire in Unicoi County.
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Colossus nearing completion at Bristol Motor Speedway

TriCities.com - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 4:06pm
The world’s largest outdoor center-hung four-sided video screen—Colossus—is on track for completion at Bristol Motor Speedway before this month’s Food City 500.
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