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Tennessee lawmakers return Tuesday

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 10:49pm
BRISTOL, Tenn.—Tennessee is touted as a state with no income tax, but one of the priorities for lawmakers in the upcoming session of the General Assembly is whether changes should be made to the Hall
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Hartley "can't lose" in Monday night matchup

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 10:48pm
BRISTOL, Va. – Vice Mayor Bill Hartley will have some divided loyalties when the University of Alabama meets Clemson University Monday night for college football’s national championship.
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College students are encouraged to file FASFA early

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 5:16pm
With the spring semester of local colleges beginning this week, students are encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible.
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Dr. James Shine named 'Rural Practitioner of the Year'

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 5:13pm
Dr. James Shine, a clinical associate professor of family medicine at East Tennessee State University’s Quillen College of Medicine, recently was recognized for his efforts in the area of rural health
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Dr. Randy Byington named to All-Southern Conference Faculty Team

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 5:11pm
The Southern Conference has named the inaugural All-Southern Conference Faculty Team with representatives from all 10 member schools.
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Classes to begin tomorrow at Virginia Highlands Community College

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 4:47pm
ABINGDON, Va. -- Classes are set to begin tomorrow at Virginia Highlands Community College.
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Appalachian Sustainable Development (ASD) plans for collaborative year, announces new board members and officers

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 4:38pm
ABINGDON, Va. --Appalachian Sustainable Development named their new chair and vice-chair to its 2016 board of directors and adds public health care professional and local college student.
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Wise County Sheriff's Office asking for public's assistance in identifying a man

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 3:50pm
The Wise County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in identifying a male that may have information on a theft that occurred in the parking lot at Wal-Mart in Norton, Virginia.
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Northeast State names interim site coordinator for Bristol campus

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 2:53pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Northeast State Community College has named Jennifer Puckett as the new interim site coordinator of its Bristol campus.
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SCAD Coalition meeting to discuss Medication Assisted Treatment

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 11:19am
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — At an upcoming meeting of the Sullivan County Anti-Drug Coalition, Kim Crowder will discuss responsible use of Medication Assisted Treatment practiced locally.
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Budget, gun rights among top issues facing Va. lawmakers in new session

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 7:00am
The Virginia General Assembly’s upcoming session will include heavy lifting on issues like the biennial budget, funding for education and economic development but hot button topics like gun rights and
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Powerball announces winning numbers for record jackpot

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 1:10am
Powerball announced the six winning numbers for a record jackpot of nearly $950 million on Saturday, setting off a scramble among hopeful lottery players across the country to check if they held a luc
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BMS ice rink prepares to close down for the season

Sat, 01/09/2016 - 10:36pm
BRISTOL, Tenn.— Hundreds of people visited the ice rink at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday before the venue closes for the season.
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Woman starts prayer program in area to pray for individual police officers

Sat, 01/09/2016 - 10:36pm
BRISTOL, Tenn.—A group of citizens are banding together to pray for officers at the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office.
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Blood Assurance in critical need of blood

Sat, 01/09/2016 - 10:36pm
Blood Assurance, a non-profit regional blood center, is in critical need of blood donors, especially those with type O-negative blood.
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15-month-old child dies after dog attack in Grayson County

Sat, 01/09/2016 - 10:35pm
INDEPENDENCE, Va.—Two Grayson County residents are in jail after a 15-month-old child was attacked by a pit bull and later died, authorities said.
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Sullivan Central Key Club, History Club spread cheer to veterans

Sat, 01/09/2016 - 7:03pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Twenty eight students from Sullivan Central's Key Club and History Club went Christmas caroling at the VA hospital.
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15-month-old child dies after dog attack in Grayson County

Sat, 01/09/2016 - 6:43pm
INDEPENDENCE, Va.—Two Grayson County residents are in jail after a 15-month-old child was attacked by a pit bull and later died, authorities said.
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Area residents catch Powerball fever, swarm to stores to buy tickets

Sat, 01/09/2016 - 5:00pm
BRISTOL, Va. — A record-breaking lottery jackpot drew customers in droves to local stores Friday in advance of tonight’s $900 million Powerball drawing.
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Sullivan Central History Club donates items to veterans

Sat, 01/09/2016 - 12:18pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — The Sullivan Central History Club organized a class competition to collect items for veterans at the VA Medical Center in Johnson City, Tennessee.
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