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Fourth-quarter ETSU labor report shows conflicting picture

Fourth-quarter ETSU labor report shows conflicting picture

February 25th, 2015 9:46 pm by Hank Hayes

The negative view, based on data from the Current Population Survey (CPS), shows employment declining. But the positive view shows total payroll employment increasing based on data from the Current Employment Survey (CES).

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Razor attack over meth earns Hawkins man six-year sentence

Razor attack over meth earns Hawkins man six-year sentence

February 25th, 2015 9:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

It took witnesses more than two hours to call 911 following the double slashing, and only after a woman attempted, and failed, to use needle and thread to sew up the most serious cut, which had internal organs protruding.

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McAuliffe promises state help for SW Va.

McAuliffe promises state help for SW Va.

February 25th, 2015 8:54 pm by Stephen Igo

Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Wednesday hailed the pluck of Southwest Virginians and the work of snowplow crews, the Gate City Army National Guard and all first responders during the region's recent deluge of brutal winter weather.

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Blue Devils defense shuts down Generals

Blue Devils defense shuts down Generals

February 25th, 2015 8:52 pm by George Thwaites

Gate City held Lee High scoreless in the first quarter en route to an 82-40 victory in Wednesday's much-delayed opening round of the Conference 40 boys basketball tournament.

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Lawsuit filed against Purina claims food sickens, kills dogs

Lawsuit filed against Purina claims food sickens, kills dogs

February 25th, 2015 8:30 pm by Associated Press

In the suit, Lucido alleges that in the past four years, there have been more than 3,000 complaints online about dogs becoming ill or dying after eating Beneful, having shown "consistent symptoms,"

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South slides into Region 1-AA semifinals

South slides into Region 1-AA semifinals

February 25th, 2015 8:11 pm by Dave Ongie

The Rebels used an 11-2 run down the stretch to dismiss Chuckey-Doak on Wednesday, setting up a showdown with Greeneville in the regional semifinals.

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Photo Gallery: Boys Region 1-AA basketball, Sullivan South vs. Chuckey-Doak

February 25th, 2015 7:52 pm by Ned Jilton

The Rebels were able to beat the snow and Chucky Doak in Region 1-AA action at Sullivan South. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Muslim group: Tennessee lawmaker's Facebook post was racist

Muslim group: Tennessee lawmaker's Facebook post was racist

February 25th, 2015 7:30 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Republican Rep. Sheila Butt's Facebook post said, "It is time for a Council on Christian Relations and an NAAWP in this Country." Butt told the AP on Wednesday that "NAAWP" stands for the "National Association of Advancement for Western Peoples,"

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Mount Carmel BMA approves Senior Center takeover despite dissent

Mount Carmel BMA approves Senior Center takeover despite dissent

February 25th, 2015 6:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

The BMA has the authority to evict the Senior Center from its current location at City Hall; and the BMA has the authority to cut off it's $36,000 annual contribution. But whether or not the BMA has the authority to take over the Senior Center remains to

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KIng tuition, fees going up 3 percent for 2015-16

KIng tuition, fees going up 3 percent for 2015-16

February 25th, 2015 6:03 pm by Rick Wagner

Room and board to remain unchanged.

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