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Dead livestock added to illegal dump in Hawkins

Dead livestock added to illegal dump in Hawkins

January 21st, 2015 11:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County Sheriff Ronnie Lawson said Wednesday his department has been notified of the dump, and although no one has filed an official complaint, there will be an investigation.

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City schools' International Baccalaureate plan likely to draw fire

City schools' International Baccalaureate plan likely to draw fire

January 21st, 2015 10:40 pm by Rick Wagner

For one thing, Board of Education member Todd Golden said he has concerns the IB's international, i.e. non-U.S.-centric, curriculum might be targeted by conservatives and prove unpopular among students.

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Church Hill restaurant's request for beer permit falls flat

Church Hill restaurant's request for beer permit falls flat

January 21st, 2015 10:17 pm by Jeff Bobo

Cowboys BBQ owner Roger Roberts would like to be able to serve his customers a glass of beer with their meal, but town leaders said Tuesday the eatery's proximity to a church makes that unlikely.

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Lab tests imply formaldehyde risk in some e-cigarette vapor

Lab tests imply formaldehyde risk in some e-cigarette vapor

January 21st, 2015 9:04 pm by Associated Press

The research does not prove a health risk — it involved limited testing on just one brand of e-cigarettes and was done in test tubes, not people. It also does not mean e-cigarettes are better or worse than regular ones.

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Photo Gallery: Girls Basketball, Sullivan South vs. Sullivan Central

January 21st, 2015 8:32 pm by Ned Jilton

Two Sullivan County rivals square-off in Colonial Heights as the Lady Rebels host the Lady Cougars. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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Business & Technology
Microsoft shows off Windows 10 and 'HoloLens'

Microsoft shows off Windows 10 and 'HoloLens'

January 21st, 2015 8:22 pm by Associated Press

Executives said Windows 10 is designed to embrace the way people use computers today — offering a familiar experience as they switch back and forth from personal computers to tablets, smartphones and other gadgets such as gaming consoles.

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Scrapbook Showcase: A Magical Vacation

January 21st, 2015 6:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Scrapbook Showcase features "A Magical Vacation." It was submitted by Robin Price.

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Forbes: Haslam now country's richest elected official

Forbes: Haslam now country's richest elected official

January 21st, 2015 5:59 pm by Associated Press

Tenn. Gov. Bill Haslam's net worth has more than doubled since August from $980 million to $2 billion, according to Forbes.

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KPD searching for smart phone thieves

KPD searching for smart phone thieves

January 21st, 2015 5:30 pm by Staff report

Kingsport police are searching for two suspects who opened a fake account then purchased real smart phones, according to a press release.

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Share-A-Like Recipes: Week of Jan. 21

Share-A-Like Recipes: Week of Jan. 21

January 21st, 2015 3:35 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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