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Registrar’s office helps voters acquire ID for Nov. 4 election

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 9:50pm
BRISTOL, Va. — City voters can expect some changes when they arrive at the polls next month, including new voting machines and a new law regarding identification.
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Interim CEO leaving BVU Authority

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 9:30pm
Michael Bundy, who has served as interim CEO for almost a year, notified BVU board Chairman Ed Harlow and authority employees Tuesday that he was leaving the embattled organization.
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Zoning lawsuit filed against Sullivan County

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 9:19pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Sullivan County officials may have reached a settlement in a lawsuit filed by terminated Highway Department employees, but they face another lawsuit filed by a property owner over
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Caldwell named Virginia Highlands Festival executive director

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 9:17pm
ABINGDON, Va. — The Virginia Highlands Festival has named its first executive director in the festival’s 66-year history — current Festival Producer Becky Caldwell.
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Believe in Bristol awarded $10,000 grant

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 9:16pm
BRISTOL, Va. — Believe in Bristol has received $10,000 from the Virginia Tourism Corporation marketing leverage program grant fund.
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Wise County woman remains jailed in W. Va. on kidnapping charges

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:35pm
NORTON, Va. – Three missing children have been reunited with their family and the mother, facing kidnapping charges, remains jailed in West Virginia.
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Meth lab discovery leads to multiple charges

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:16pm
Two people arrested Saturday are scheduled to appear in court Wednesday on various meth charges.
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15-year-old charged with murder of brother to be tried as a juvenile

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 6:58pm
A 15-year-old charged in the shooting death of his older brother will be tried in court as a juvenile, officials said Tuesday.
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Officials confirm first Ebola case diagnosed in US

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:14pm
Officials at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital say the unidentified patient is being kept in isolation.
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Tazewell County added to HIDTA designation

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 4:04pm
Dickenson, Lee, Scott and Wise counties are already part of the Appalachia HIDTA designation.
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Caldwell named festival executive director

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:53pm
Virginia Highlands Festival producer Becky Caldwell has been named the organization's first executive director.
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King University to host family weekend Oct. 3-5

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:12pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. –King University will host its annual family weekend celebration is Oct. 3-5.
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Dr. David Wood

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 1:43pm
JOHNSON CITY – The new pediatrics chairman of East Tennessee State University's Quillen College of Medicine will also serve as chief medical officer at Niswonger Children's Hospital.
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Wood to oversee ETSU pediatrics, be children's hospital medical officer

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 1:43pm
JOHNSON CITY – The new pediatrics chairman of East Tennessee State University's Quillen College of Medicine will also serve as chief medical officer at Niswonger Children's Hospital.
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Swimmer Michael Phelps charged with DUI

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 1:27pm
Police say he was speeding and failed sobriety tests
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Northeast State awarded NASA grant

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:37pm
Money allows community college to offer scholarships
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Disaster aid available for 3 SW Va. localities

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:22pm
Federal disaster loans are available for small businesses and nonprofit organizations in three southwest Virginia localities.
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NASA to conduct helicopter crash test at Langley

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:48am
NASA engineers will crash a former military helicopter on Wednesday that's been retrofitted with a variety of composite subfloors to see how the material affects the likelihood of injuries.
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Secret Service head takes onus for WH breach

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:44am
Facing blistering criticism from Congress, Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged on Tuesday the agency fell short in executing its plan to protect the White House when a man with a knife
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U.S. Sen. Alexander discusses FAST Act in Blountville today

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:37am
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Students are faced with more than 100 questions when filling out a federal application for financial aid and they usually need extensive help and maybe even an instruction manual
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