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Harvick wins pole at Atlanta; Stewart 12th

Harvick wins pole at Atlanta; Stewart 12th

August 29th, 2014 9:25 pm by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

Kevin Harvick, in his first season with Stewart-Haas Racing, turned a fast lap of 190.398 mph Friday night to win the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Most plead guilty in Kingsport counterfeiting scheme, one trying to withdraw his plea

Most plead guilty in Kingsport counterfeiting scheme, one trying to withdraw his plea

August 29th, 2014 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

In the plea agreement, Hawkins and Suarez admit posting photographs to Facebook with the counterfeit money, with one posting from Hawkins saying "Paper chasing is all I know! Imma get this money till the feds come get me."

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Sullivan BOE gives itself mixed reviews

Sullivan BOE gives itself mixed reviews

August 29th, 2014 8:00 pm by Rick Wagner

In team building among eight statements, the lowest response was on "Each member of our school board promotes teamwork on the board," a 2.3 compared to a 5.5 on how important it is.

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Prosecutor: Ex-governor took bribes from CEO

Prosecutor: Ex-governor took bribes from CEO

August 29th, 2014 7:00 pm by LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press; MATTHEW BARAKAT, Associated Press

In closing arguments, prosecutor David Harbach told jurors they needed to convict McDonnell even though the popular Republican was swept into office in a landslide five years ago.

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Medal of Honor recipients to speak at Elizabethton High School

Medal of Honor recipients to speak at Elizabethton High School

August 29th, 2014 6:00 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

The class not only learned about the men, but the rigid criteria used to determine whether an act of heroism was high enough to qualify for the award.

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8 apply to become next Tenn. attorney general

8 apply to become next Tenn. attorney general

August 29th, 2014 5:00 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The field of candidates also includes Gov. Bill Haslam's top legal adviser, Herbert Slatery; Republican state Sen. Doug Overbey of Maryville; and courts administrator Bill Young of Brentwood.

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Telford man charged with assaulting minor after Crockett SRO notices bruises

Telford man charged with assaulting minor after Crockett SRO notices bruises

August 29th, 2014 4:00 pm by NET News Service

Graybeal said Whitson's arrest came after an SRO at David Crockett High School encountered the student. The child had signs of bruising around the neck and on the face consistent with an assault.

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Dale Jett & Hello Stranger will headline 12th Annual Papa Joe Smiddy Festival

Dale Jett & Hello Stranger will headline 12th Annual Papa Joe Smiddy Festival

August 29th, 2014 3:40 pm by Collin Brooks

Papa Joe will be among those who take the stage when the Papa Joe Smiddy Mountain Music Festival returns to Natural Tunnel State Park amphitheater in Duffield, Va., on Sunday, Aug. 31.

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Stewart: Ward's death will affect me forever

Stewart: Ward's death will affect me forever

August 29th, 2014 2:48 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

NASCAR superstar Tony Stewart said the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will "affect my life forever" as he returned to the track Friday for the first time since his car struck and killed the fellow driver during a sprint race three weeks ago.

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Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Aug. 24

August 29th, 2014 2:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Some of the photos also appeared in the Aug. 24 edition of Sunday Stories.

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