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Birthplace of Country Music Museum marks release of ‘Orthophonic Joy’

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:46pm
From Twitter and Rolling Stone to Bristol’s Burger Bar, “Orthophonic Joy: The 1927 Bristol Sessions Revisited” received considerable attention Tuesday, the first day it was available for purchase.
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2015-16 Bristol, Virginia budget calls for several rate hikes

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:43pm
BRISTOL, Va. — City leaders held first reading Tuesday on a $67.3 million operating budget that attracted little public input.
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New law would overhaul special education funding in Tennessee

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 8:51pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn.  — A bill passed by Tennessee lawmakers could give parents of severely disabled children more than $6,000 a year to spend on education and therapies that they choose, though critics s
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Border Bash to showcase bands to play at Rhythm & Roots Reunion

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 8:41pm
Bands that will play at the Rhythm & Roots Reunion will be introduced during the Border Bash events.
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SCSO: Driver tries to outrun train, but hits school bus

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 4:50pm
BRISTOL, Tenn.—Charges are pending after a car struck a school bus Tuesday afternoon in Sullivan County.
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Sullivan Sheriff's Office to hold fallen officers memorial service Friday

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 3:45pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — A memorial service to honor fallen officers will be held at the Sullivan County's Sheriff's Office in Blountville on Friday. 
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New Sullivan genealogy software to be demonstrated

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 3:44pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — See Sullivan County's new genealogy software in action at the county's department of Archives and Tourism in Blountville later this month.
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Downtown Honaker blaze displaces four families; kitchen fire cited

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 3:38pm
HONAKER, Va.— Four families were displaced after a blaze destroyed a building in downtown Honaker, Virginia.
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Mardi Growl event to benefit SBK Animal Center

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 3:19pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. — The SBK Animal Center will hold its first annual Mardi Growl event at Holston River Brewing Company.
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ASD chosen as partner to create jobs and strengthen economic development capacity

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 2:04pm
ABINGDON, Va. -- Appalachian Sustainable Development (ASD) will receive $50,000 from the Central Appalachian Network (CAN) as part of a $250,000 total award managed by MACED, (The Mountain Associated
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UVa dean files defamation lawsuit against Rolling Stone over discredited story

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 1:12pm
Lawsuit seeks $7.85 million in damages
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McDonnell reasserts innocence, says trial judge erred

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 12:51pm
McDonnell says he did not violate law
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Battle at Bristol dinner to benefit Speedway Children's Charities

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 9:17am
The border rivals preparing for the 2016 Battle at Bristol football game will meet for a special event Sunday, May 17 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Speedway Children’s Charities will host the inaugural B
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Facility to reopen with new purpose

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 12:15am
BRISTOL, Tenn. — The Haven of Rest Rescue Mission’s Grace Home reopens today with a revised mission.
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