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Country Club of Bristol has new owner, new golf course operator

Country Club of Bristol has new owner, new golf course operator

July 1st, 2015 5:00 pm by Hank Hayes

"The whole idea behind this effort is to preserve this golf course and keep Tennessee's oldest club alive," said Walters, whose Friendship Family of Dealerships is one of the leading automotive companies in the Southeast.

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Iron Butt Rally to make stop in Kingsport Sunday

Iron Butt Rally to make stop in Kingsport Sunday

July 1st, 2015 4:00 pm by Holly Nelms, Special to the Times-News

The rally consists of several checkpoints located throughout the United States. To be considered a finisher for the event, riders must arrive at each checkpoint within a two-hour time frame.

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Tennessee store owner replaces 'No Gays Allowed' sign

Tennessee store owner replaces 'No Gays Allowed' sign

July 1st, 2015 3:06 pm by Associated Press

An East Tennessee hardware store owner who put up a "No Gays Allowed" sign has replaced it with one reading, "We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone who would violate our rights of freedom of speech & freedom of religion."

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Sincerely, Susan: Summer heat gives way to Southern hospitality

Sincerely, Susan: Summer heat gives way to Southern hospitality

July 1st, 2015 2:30 pm by Susan Kendrick Lauhoff

As always, with my column, I've had the privilege to enjoy much hospitality and generosity on the social scene.

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TVA to close to boat traffic in immediate area of Boone Dam

TVA to close to boat traffic in immediate area of Boone Dam

July 1st, 2015 2:15 pm by Contributed

The closure is necessary to ensure the safety of boaters and workers as TVA continues infrastructure improvements in preparation for future repair work at the dam.

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Bloomingdale stakeout busts fireworks stand burglar

Bloomingdale stakeout busts fireworks stand burglar

July 1st, 2015 1:44 pm by Rain Smith

A suspect in multiple burglaries of a Bloomingdale fireworks tent was arrested on Tuesday night, as business operators had hidden to thwart his latest attempt, then chased him "out of his shoes" and into a briar patch.

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Rogersville Fourth of July Celebration on schedule as usual

Rogersville Fourth of July Celebration on schedule as usual

July 1st, 2015 12:15 pm by Dr. Blaine Jones

"Facing possible financial difficulties just a few short weeks ago, the Celebration is alive and well and just as good, if not better, than it has always been." -- Dr. Blaine Jones

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Court oversteps bounds with Obamacare ruling

Court oversteps bounds with Obamacare ruling

July 1st, 2015 11:45 am by Editorial Board

And now a majority on the court has taken it upon themselves to redefine the intent of Congress, that although the law doesn't provide it, Congress really meant to allow subsidies to states that did not set up exchanges.

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Intractable Pain Act repealed, but battle against prescription drug abuse goes on

Intractable Pain Act repealed, but battle against prescription drug abuse goes on

July 1st, 2015 11:15 am by Nick Shepherd

Barry Staubus, district attorney general for Sullivan County, said there will probably still be some pain management clinics that dispense more medication than a patient needs, even after the repeal of the law.

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Man charged with sex crime against Sullivan County girl

Man charged with sex crime against Sullivan County girl

July 1st, 2015 10:43 am by Rain Smith

A Bristol, Va., resident was arrested Tuesday in connection with "graphic images" discovered on the phone of an 11-year-old in Sullivan County.

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