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Emmett Elementary gets new tech, fun field trip

TriCities.com - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 11:59am
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Emmett Elementary recently received a "generous" donation that has bought students some new tech and a fun field trip, according to a written statement from Sullivan County Schools.
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Whitaker discusses King during Bristol visit

TriCities.com - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 11:43am
BRISTOL, Tenn. - Much of the dream espoused by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., remains unfinished, speaker Matthew Whitaker said this morning, urging his audience at King University to take up the cause.
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Innovation Academy seventh graders geologists for a day

TriCities.com - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 10:18am
Innovation Academy seventh graders worked together on Thursday to analyze and summarize evidence to warrant theories of how the Earth's continents moved to where they currently are.
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NWS issues wind chill advisory for East Tenn., SW Va.

TriCities.com - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 9:31am
The National Weather Service in Morristown, Tenn. issued a wind chill advisory through Tuesday morning for the mountainous regions of East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. 
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Jan. 18 closings and delays (updated)

TriCities.com - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 7:34am
Bland Co. Schools- Closed
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Local woman researches her own condition and finds a cure

TriCities.com - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 12:19am
BRISTOL, Tenn. – When Ann Woods scheduled a bilateral knee replacement, she never imagined the challenges she would face while recovering from the surgery. Her faith and her inner fortitude, as well a
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Twin City's large car dealers see high sales, smaller dealers hope for 2016

TriCities.com - Sun, 01/17/2016 - 7:34pm
The U.S. automobile industry sold more cars than ever in 2015, topping 2014 sales by 5.7 percent and accounting for a total of 17.47 million new vehicles on the road, according to figures from Autodat
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City of Bristol offices will be closed on Monday in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

TriCities.com - Sun, 01/17/2016 - 6:05pm
Bristol residents are being asked to take note of the following changes in City services:
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Abingdon to host public input workshop

TriCities.com - Sun, 01/17/2016 - 5:23pm
The Town of Abingdon will host a public input workshop related to the planning and design of the proposed sports complex near Green Spring Road on Jan. 19 from 5-7 p.m. in the Arthur Campbell Room on
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Northeast State schedule for Martin Luther King Jr. holiday

TriCities.com - Sun, 01/17/2016 - 5:18pm
The offices and teaching sites of Northeast State Community College will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18 to commemorate the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
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Borla kicked of 2016 with all new Cat-Bachkexhaust systems

TriCities.com - Sun, 01/17/2016 - 4:55pm
Borla Performance kicked off 2016 by announcing new Cat-Bac Exhaust Systems for the 2015-16 Dodge Charger and Challenger SRT Hellcat as well as the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT®392/Scat Pack vehicles.
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ETSU business students offer free tax preparation assistance

TriCities.com - Sun, 01/17/2016 - 4:13pm
A group of East Tennessee State University business students, under the guidance of accountancy faculty member Dr. Anthony Masino, will offer free tax preparation assistance  this year through the Int
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Blount County Receives Clean Audit Report

TriCities.com - Sun, 01/17/2016 - 4:03pm
The Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury announced that Blount County received a clean audit report for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2015.
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Conference to teach farmers how to optimize operations

TriCities.com - Sun, 01/17/2016 - 2:09pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Whether you grow an orchard, flowers, a corn maze, wine grapes, acres of produce or manage a farmers market, the Pick TN Conference offers figurative and literal tools to optimize o
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Farmers markets in Tennessee offering produce through winter

TriCities.com - Sun, 01/17/2016 - 12:22pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee farmers markets are giving customers what they want: access to as many fresh local products as possible through the cold weather months, according to tn.gov.
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Carter Railroad Museum January Heritage Day: ‘Metropolitan Corridors’

TriCities.com - Sun, 01/17/2016 - 4:30am
East Tennessee State University’s George L. Carter Railroad Museum will hold its monthly Heritage Day with the theme, Metropolitan Corridors: Northeast Railroading in Retrospect Jan. 30. 
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Herring, Carrico battle over gun law

TriCities.com - Sun, 01/17/2016 - 12:55am
The Virginia attorney general’s office and a Southwest Virginia senator are sticking to their guns in a battle of words over a conceal carry gun law that has been on Virginia’s books since 1997.
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Abingdon holds King celebration

TriCities.com - Sun, 01/17/2016 - 12:29am
ABINGDON, Va. — A number of local residents reiterated the words of Martin Luther King Jr. on Saturday in Abingdon, saying, “We have come a long, long way, but we have a long, long way to go before th
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Piney Flats man shot at Johnson City pizza restaurant

TriCities.com - Sat, 01/16/2016 - 6:12pm
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn.—Authorities say a Piney Flats man was shot in the leg on Friday while he was inside a pizza restaurant in Johnson City.
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Authorities capture man who escaped Abingdon jail

TriCities.com - Sat, 01/16/2016 - 5:53pm
ABINGDON, Va.—The Washington County Virginia Sheriff's Office reported that a man escaped from jail, but was later taken back into custody.
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