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Manning hopes to remain as Sullivan highway commissioner

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 11:07pm
Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of articles about the candidates who are seeking the Republican nomination for highway commissioner. The primary is May 6.
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McAuliffe listens to stories about employed but uninsured in Virginia

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:53pm
ABINGDON, Va. — Virginia first lady Dorothy McAuliffe listened intently Thursday as health care workers explained the plight of patients who work multiple jobs but can’t afford health care for their c
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Mayors Award of Distinction recipients announced

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:00pm
A downtown music festival now in its second decade, a medical volunteer organization and a longtime advocate for animals are the recipients of the 2014 Bristol Mayors Award of Distinction.
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A tribute to crime victims and victim advocates

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 9:55pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Heather Moore walked out of a courtroom in September 2009 emotionally spent with tears rolling down her cheek. She had just testified about the darkest days of her life, which was alm
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Motorcycle rider suffers injuries in Volunteer Parkway crash

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:19pm
A Bristol, Tenn., Police officer said the driver of a Honda CR-V pulled into the path of the cycle.
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Board accepts resignations of Wythe head football coach, former assistant

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:07pm
Their departures come in the wake of allegations of a hazing incident in late January.
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U.S. Health and Human Serivces Secretary Sebelius resigning

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 6:43pm
The move comes just a week after the close of the rocky enrollment period for the Affordable Health Care program.
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Mining deaths up in 2013, injuries down

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 6:09pm
The preliminary numbers were released Thursday by the Mine Safety and Health Administration.
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Family Dollar to close stores as shoppers pinched

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 5:12pm
The N.C.-based company announced they will close 370 stores and slash their workforce.
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Rhythm & Roots, hospital volunteers, animal advocate win Mayors Awards

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 5:10pm
A downtown music festival now in its second decade, a medical volunteer organization and a long-time advocate for animals are the recipients of the 2014 Bristol Mayors Award of Distinction.
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Suspect in deadly Fla. day care crash in custody

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 5:09pm
Police agencies across Florida had been searching for Robert Alex Corchado since the Wednesday crash that killed a 4-year-old girl and injured 14 other people, most of them children.
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Poet to wrap up King's Buechner lecture series

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 4:00pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. – Poet Christian Wiman will be the final speaker in the 2013-14 Buechner Institute lecture series at King University.
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Border Bash lineup, schedule announcement set for April 16

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 3:30pm
BRISTOL, Va. - The schedule and lineup for the 2014 Border Bash concert series will be announced April 16.
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ETSU proposes higher rates for forensic services

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 3:11pm
Mayors in the affected counties say they don't know if they can afford the increase and they may consider contacting elsewhere for services.
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Holston Habitat looking for volunteers for May house construction

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 3:05pm
Construction crews are needed from May 5 through May 24.
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Abingdon Garden Club to host tour in June

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:26pm
This year's tour features gardens in Abingdon and the interior of one home, where refreshments will be served.
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Stephen Colbert to replace Letterman on late show

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:19pm
NEW YORK — Stephen Colbert is replacing David Letterman as CBS' late night host.
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Tenn. Senate authorizes electric chair for executions

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:18pm
The Tennessee Senate has voted to allow the state to electrocute death row inmates if lethal injection drugs cannot be obtained.
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2nd vintage baseball season begins

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 1:45pm
The second season of vintage-era baseball in Tennessee is opening this weekend with a double-header in Knoxville, Tenn.
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Kickoff event for Russell County Head Start registration planned tonight

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 1:22pm
An event to jump start registration for Head Start and Pre-K programs in Russell County will be held tonight.
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