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Hawkins County committee eyes building for new Senior Center

Hawkins County committee eyes building for new Senior Center

January 14th, 2015 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Last month, RSC Director Carolyn Browning approached the Hawkins County Commission's Buildings Committee about the need to improve upon the current Senior Center, which shares a building with the H.B. Stamps Public Library.

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'Horrifying' RCS roof project could cost more than $400K

'Horrifying' RCS roof project could cost more than $400K

January 14th, 2015 7:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

A roof evaluation completed at Rogersville City School last month recommended replacement of the roofs in three sections of the school including the additions completed in the 1950s, the 1970s and 2000.

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Two men reach top of Yosemite's El Capitan in historic climb

Two men reach top of Yosemite's El Capitan in historic climb

January 14th, 2015 7:04 pm by Associated Press

Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson used ropes and safety harnesses to catch themselves in case of a fall, but relied entirely on their own strength and dexterity to ascend by grasping cracks as thin as razor blades and as small as dimes.

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Police killings prompt array of bills in state legislatures

Police killings prompt array of bills in state legislatures

January 14th, 2015 6:15 pm by DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press

Many would place more scrutiny on interactions between law officers and the public, and aim to address concerns about perceived racial injustice, police tactics and civil unrest.

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Opinion
Ramsey afflicted with tunnel vision

Ramsey afflicted with tunnel vision

January 14th, 2015 5:00 pm by LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

The president came to Tennessee to give accolades to our state and promote education; in response, Mr. Ramsey sneered about the possibility of negative consequences.

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Community Sunday Stories
A Life Well Lived: Charlie Goodwin spent his life making music

A Life Well Lived: Charlie Goodwin spent his life making music

January 14th, 2015 4:00 pm by Katherine Scoggins

Charles Goodwin - or 'Charlie' as he was known by friends and family - spent all his life making music. During his many years with the orchestra, he played with some of the biggest names in the music business, including Bob Hope, Red Skelton, Tommy and Ji

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Share-A-Like Recipes: Week of Jan. 14

Share-A-Like Recipes: Week of Jan. 14

January 14th, 2015 3:00 pm by Staff Report

Our weekly Share-A-Like column features reader-submitted recipes. Look for new recipes every Wednesday and share your favorites with us at food@timesnews.net.

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Update: Missing Scott County woman found dead in quarry

Update: Missing Scott County woman found dead in quarry

January 14th, 2015 2:45 pm by Marci Gore

A friend reportedly found the door open at the 65-year-old woman's home, while her purse and cell phone were located inside the house.

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'Life-changer' - MECC offers Electrical Helper Program

'Life-changer' - MECC offers Electrical Helper Program

January 14th, 2015 1:25 pm by Marci Gore

Those who successfully complete the program will earn nationally recognized trade credentials in the electrical field as well as a GED if they do not already hold a high school credential.

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KPD: No motive forthcoming in teen's murder

KPD: No motive forthcoming in teen's murder

January 14th, 2015 12:08 pm by Rain Smith

"The investigation does not arbitrarily cease with the death of the offender," said Tom Patton, public information officer for the Kingsport Police Department.

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