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Sullivan couple charged with passing $4,000 in fake U.S. Treasury checks

Sullivan couple charged with passing $4,000 in fake U.S. Treasury checks

June 10th, 2015 10:45 am by Matthew Lane

Two Sullivan County residents who allegedly passed just over $4,000 in fake U.S. Treasury checks at Food City grocery stores in Kingsport, Maryville and Knoxville have been indicted on federal counterfeiting charges.

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Panel seeks budget do-over from Board of Education

Panel seeks budget do-over from Board of Education

June 10th, 2015 9:48 am by J. H. Osborne

Following a Tuesday night vote by the Sullivan County Commission's Budget Committee, county residents are no closer to knowing whether or not they'll be paying more in property taxes.

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Tomato pie offers slice of summer

Tomato pie offers slice of summer

June 10th, 2015 9:30 am by Donna Commander, Community Columnist

Tomato pie is a must try if you are a tomato fan. For me, it is a taste of summertime in the South. It is simplicity and decadence all served in a pie shell.

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Hope for local hemp grows as seeds go in ground

Hope for local hemp grows as seeds go in ground

June 10th, 2015 8:17 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

Wayne Smith and Walt Heber sidle across a tilled section of soil Monday on a hill in the Eastern Star area of Washington County, dropping hemp seed through a homemade planting device. Until only last year, their activities would have been illegal.

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Organized labor takes gamble by battling Obama's trade bill

Organized labor takes gamble by battling Obama's trade bill

June 10th, 2015 7:51 am by CHARLES BABINGTON, Associated Press

Organized labor's fierce opposition to President Barack Obama's trade agenda threatens to split the political left and deal a new blow to unions if the president prevails in a House vote that could come this week.

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FCC Internet subsidy decision could cost Hawkins schools $2.1 million

FCC Internet subsidy decision could cost Hawkins schools $2.1 million

June 10th, 2015 7:05 am by Jeff Bobo

The "good news" Tuesday for the Hawkins County Board of Education was that the proposed 2015-16 fiscal year budget currently has a deficit of $1.046 million, which is slightly better off than the county school budget ended up last year.

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Completion of storm-delayed doubles seals trip to 2A state finals for Wise Central girls tennis

Completion of storm-delayed doubles seals trip to 2A state finals for Wise Central girls tennis

June 9th, 2015 11:02 pm by staff

The Lady Warriors' No. 3 doubles tandem of Annie Church and Madison Lawson beat Maggie Walker's Katie Wood and Darby Anderson 7-5, 2-6, 6-4 to complete a 5-4 state semifinal win over the Green Dragons.

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Giants rookie Heston no-hits Mets in 5-0 win

Giants rookie Heston no-hits Mets in 5-0 win

June 9th, 2015 10:04 pm by RONALD BLUM, AP Baseball Writer

Chris Heston pitched a no-hitter in his 13th major league start, coming within three hit batters of a perfect game and leading the San Francisco Giants over the New York Mets 5-0 Tuesday night.

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Marsh Regional to thank those who give the gift of life

Marsh Regional to thank those who give the gift of life

June 9th, 2015 9:00 pm by Contributed story

In honor of World Blood Donor Day, Marsh Regional will provide food, door prizes and games in both Kingsport and Bristol.

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Mosquera-Perea joins Forbes' Bucs team

Mosquera-Perea joins Forbes' Bucs team

June 9th, 2015 7:48 pm by Associated Press

Former Indiana forward Hanner Mosquera-Perea is transferring to East Tennessee State, the university announced Tuesday. The move reunites Mosquera-Perea with former Indiana teammate Peter Jurkin.

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