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Great American Cleanup scheduled set in Bristol

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 9:30am
The Great American Cleanup will begin, April 26, from 9 a.m. to noon at the old Goody’s building on Euclid Avenue in Bristol, Va.
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Red Jacket Memorial honors miners who died in explosion

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 9:16am
This service marks the 66th anniversary of the Red Jacket Coal Mine explosion in buchanan County, Va., killing 45 miners and injuring others.
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Gov. McAuliffe to sign Falls legislation

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 9:08am
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is expected in the city today to sign legislation regarding The Falls retail development.
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Sullivan mayoral candidates divided over commission chairmanship

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:31pm
Current Mayor Steve Godsey and former Mayor Richard Venable spent an hour Tuesday responding to questions during a candidate’s forum.
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Finalists for VHCC presidency certified

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:25pm
The finalists include Dr. Barbara J. Fuller, of Lebanon, Va., Dr. John A. Hogan, of Columbus, Ind., and Dr. Susan E. Short, of Salem, Va.
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Grant will help launch outdoor recreation initiative in Saltville

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:16pm
Walking and Playing Through the Ages aims to capitalize and expand on existing efforts to install a community playground in town.
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2 Bristol educators receive Rotary's Outstanding Teacher honors

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:07pm
Fairmount’s Jane Laoo and Van Pelt’s Joanna Wise earned the Golden Apples, a $2,000 cash award and the title of 2014 Rotary Outstanding Teacher during Tuesday’s Frank W. DeFriece Banquet.
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Highlands student wins Congressional Gold Medal Award

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:34pm
ABINGDON, Va. — Meet Isaac Grunstra — college student, Eagle Scout, singer, iron worker and now, winner of the Congressional Gold Medal Award.
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Merger off

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:24pm
BRISTOL, Va. — The future of embattled Virginia Intermont College appears gravely uncertain beyond this summer after the announcement Tuesday that a proposed merger with another institution fell throu
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BHC 0416 VI Merger Statement

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 7:08pm
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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Arrest made after threat at Central High School on Facebook

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 5:05pm
The school's Student Resource Officer was able to identify a suspect who was taken into custody.
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Coaches: VI to end support of athletics after this season

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:45pm
Virginia Intermont will no longer sponsor intercollegiate athletics starting with the 2014-15 school year following an announcement Tuesday morning that the school’s proposed merger with Webber Intern
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Cal hires Tennessee's Cuonzo Martin as coach

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:38pm
Martin replaces Mike Montgomery, who retired last month after six seasons in Berkeley.
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Override of local bans of guns in parks fails in Tenn.

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:26pm
The bill did not emerge from the House Finance Subcommittee.
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Parent trigger legislation in Tenn. fails this session

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:24pm
The measure died when it failed to receive a motion in the House Finance Subcommittee on Tuesday.
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Finalists announced for VHCC presidential job

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:43pm
The State Board for Community Colleges has certified three finalists for the position of president for Virginia Highlands Community College.
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Clarksville Doughboy to undergo repairs

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:51pm
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — A Doughboy statue in Middle Tennessee is getting ready to undergo repairs.
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Man charged in Buchanan County arsons

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:43pm
Former Grundy firefighter indicted on arson charges in connection with two wildfires
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Virginia Intermont College merger falls through

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:27pm
College president said she's deeply saddened, "we do not have a viable model for a merger."
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Abingdon citizens and businesses asked to take survey

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:06pm
Survey asks about satisfaction in town
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