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Vols' Howard never doubted he'd return to team

Vols' Howard never doubted he'd return to team

August 11th, 2014 3:26 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Alton "Pig" Howard spoke to reporters Monday for the first time since rejoining the Volunteers. Howard, who led the team in receptions and touchdown catches last season, wasn't with the team during spring practice.

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Crash on off-road trail leads to assault on police

Crash on off-road trail leads to assault on police

August 11th, 2014 2:58 pm by Rain Smith

A hunter found an abandoned pickup approximately a half mile off of Brookside Drive, along an "off-road path." A responding officer observed the vehicle on its top with the lights left on, while a check of its registration revealed the owner lived nearby.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Church Hill Community Celebration

PHOTO GALLERY: Church Hill Community Celebration

August 11th, 2014 1:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Church Hill community Celebration Saturday featured plenty of fun for kids, live entertainment, and a variety of booths, games and attractions for all ages. The main attraction was probably the free food.

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One more try: Developer expected to give old Riverbend project near Walmart another shot

One more try: Developer expected to give old Riverbend project near Walmart another shot

August 11th, 2014 12:27 pm by Hank Hayes

Once there were big plans to develop the land around the Walmart Supercenter on Fort Henry Drive. Business partners were planning retail and restaurant development, plus condominiums and other high-end housing overlooking the Holston River.

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Baldwin trial reset for next week

Baldwin trial reset for next week

August 11th, 2014 11:43 am by Stephen Igo

The trial of a Wise County woman facing charges with the abuse death of her 2-year-old daughter was rescheduled on Monday to begin next week.

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Sullivan, other road projects won't start until spring

Sullivan, other road projects won't start until spring

August 11th, 2014 10:00 am by Matthew Lane

From the start, city officials have envisioned the remainder of the work being done in two phases — from Church Circle to Clinchfield Street and from Clinchfield to Lynn Garden Drive.

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H.O.P.E. Christian Ministries offers a hand up

H.O.P.E. Christian Ministries offers a hand up

August 11th, 2014 9:00 am by Collin Brooks

Seven churches of different denominations banded together and started meeting monthly and, from that, grew H.O.P.E. with services including a food pantry, clothes closet, elderly/homebound meal delivery, counseling and tutoring.

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Three checked for injuries following explosion at Eastman

Three checked for injuries following explosion at Eastman

August 11th, 2014 8:46 am by Hank Hayes

Company spokeswoman Betty Payne said one of the employees was transported to Holston Valley Medical Center, but he was released afterward. The other two were examined and released from an Eastman medical facility.

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Stewart crash probe focuses on lighting, track

Stewart crash probe focuses on lighting, track

August 11th, 2014 8:24 am by JOHN WAWROW and DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writers

Kevin Ward Jr. was standing to the right of Stewart's familiar No. 14 car, which seemed to fishtail from the rear and hit him. Authorities questioned the 43-year-old Stewart once on Saturday night and went to Watkins Glen to talk to him again Sunday.

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School officials turning to online technology to reduce paperwork

School officials turning to online technology to reduce paperwork

August 11th, 2014 8:00 am by Rick Wagner

Payne said the Data Dashboard — to be paid for with federal Race to the Top money — would take data from Power School and let it be displayed in graph format. The graphs can be tailored to different viewers

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