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As bombs fall over Iraq, old emotions rise in US

As bombs fall over Iraq, old emotions rise in US

August 9th, 2014 12:48 pm by JESSE WASHINGTON, AP National Writer

In interviews across the country, from the 9/11 memorial in New York to the Iowa State Fair and an Arizona war monument, Americans voiced conflicted feelings as airstrikes began Friday

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PHOTOS: Lynn View Pee-Wee teams playing championship games tonight

PHOTOS: Lynn View Pee-Wee teams playing championship games tonight

August 9th, 2014 12:36 pm by Nick Shepherd

As everyone gears up for the start of football, whether high school, college or the pros, some area youngsters are winding down their football season, which culminates in the peewee championship game tonight.

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K-Mets hold off Pirates for wild Appy win

K-Mets hold off Pirates for wild Appy win

August 9th, 2014 12:43 am by Dave Ongie

Even though Friday's game — which clocked in at 3 hours, 42 minutes and featured 15 walks and five fielding errors — was hard to watch at times, Kingsport's 16-10 victory over Bristol was a sight for the sore eyes of K-Mets skipper Jose Leger.

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Hughes: Win in Sullivan BOE race was  vote against whole board

Hughes: Win in Sullivan BOE race was vote against whole board

August 9th, 2014 12:06 am by Rick Wagner

"They feel like Dr. Yennie is a temporary person," Hughes said of the director of schools. "They don't trust him to make 10-year plans for a community he's not going to stay in."

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Walmart fender bender results in arrest for drug possession, DUI 3rd offense

Walmart fender bender results in arrest for drug possession, DUI 3rd offense

August 8th, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Rogersville woman who was charged with drug possession and DUI third offense late last month following a fender bender at Walmart won't have to stand trial until February thanks to a crime lab backlog.

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Cool summer sets expectations for a record harvest

Cool summer sets expectations for a record harvest

August 8th, 2014 9:00 pm by DAVID PITT, Associated Press

The U.S. Department of Agriculture already has predicted a record soybean crop of 3.8 billion bushels. And the corn crop, it said in July, would be large but not bigger than last year's record of 13.9 billion bushels.

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Biker leads police on 100 mph pursuit for nearly full length of Hawkins County

Biker leads police on 100 mph pursuit for nearly full length of Hawkins County

August 8th, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who was allegedly clocked in excess of 100 mph by two different police agencies early Sunday led police on a chase nearly the full length of Hawkins County from Mount Carmel to Bean Station.

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Sports
Judge rules against NCAA in O'Bannon case

Judge rules against NCAA in O'Bannon case

August 8th, 2014 7:38 pm by TIM DAHLBERG, AP Sports Writer

A federal judge has ruled that the NCAA can't stop college football and basketball players from selling the rights to their names and likenesses, opening the way to athletes getting payouts once their college careers are over.

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59 complaints filed over Greene County meeting

59 complaints filed over Greene County meeting

August 8th, 2014 7:00 pm by Associated Press

Office of Open Records counsel Elisha Hodge told the Associated Press that it's the most complaints she's ever gotten about a single meeting.

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Entertainment Regional & National
Propelled by art and technology, TV growing in stature

Propelled by art and technology, TV growing in stature

August 8th, 2014 6:51 pm by DAVID BAUDER, Associated Press

"You can go to a sophisticated party in New York City now and people will be talking about television programming, not the latest art film or the latest play," said David Poltrack, CBS' veteran chief researcher.

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