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Director calls Sullivan school conditions a 'moral outrage'

Director calls Sullivan school conditions a 'moral outrage'

November 3rd, 2014 2:49 pm by Rick Wagner

Things are looking more and more like Indian Springs Elementary's first- and second-grade pod will reopen Wednesday following cleanup of mold. However, Board of Education members said the issue highlights a dire need for maintenance money.

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Wellmont is prepping for Ebola, but tells business people the flu is more dangerous

Wellmont is prepping for Ebola, but tells business people the flu is more dangerous

November 3rd, 2014 1:48 pm by Hank Hayes

The flu tops the Ebola virus as a likely public health threat in the region, business people were told during a recent Wellmont Health System presentation held at the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce.

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World Trade Center reopens for business

World Trade Center reopens for business

November 3rd, 2014 11:50 am by VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

Thirteen years after the 9/11 terrorist attack, the resurrected World Trade Center has again opened for business. The 104-story, $3.9 billion skyscraper dominates the Manhattan skyline.

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Leaf collection in Kingsport to continue through mid-January

Leaf collection in Kingsport to continue through mid-January

November 3rd, 2014 11:44 am by Matthew Lane

Loose leaves are taken to the city's demolition landfill where they are composted and then used on city projects and sold to the general public.

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Man's commitment to church, community still making an impact, even after his death

Man's commitment to church, community still making an impact, even after his death

November 3rd, 2014 9:58 am by Marci Gore

The Argoes eventually settled in Gate City, where Paul began serving as the minister of the First Assembly of God church. Dorothy began teaching in Hiltons in Scott County.

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Zombie Run a big hit for South AFJROTC

Zombie Run a big hit for South AFJROTC

November 3rd, 2014 9:30 am by Carmen Musick

The inaugural Zombie Run, held Oct. 28 at Sullivan South High School, featured a 3K course around the school campus where runners encountered zombie actors.

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Tenn. ranked top for foreign direct investment

Tenn. ranked top for foreign direct investment

November 3rd, 2014 9:15 am by Associated Press

The annual report from the IBM Institute for Business Value measured the number of jobs created by foreign-owned companies in each state during the 2013 calendar year.

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Man charged with attempted murder in Johnson City stabbing

Man charged with attempted murder in Johnson City stabbing

November 3rd, 2014 8:40 am by NET News Service

Police said Jorge Rios-Ramirez, 40, admitted to stabbing another man with a meat cleaver.

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'Lynx' to the past: Goalposts replaced at Lynn View High

'Lynx' to the past: Goalposts replaced at Lynn View High

November 3rd, 2014 8:27 am by Rick Wagner

After more than half a century, the goalposts at the old Lynn View High School football field have come down. The memories and history behind them, however, remain with former players, coaches and others associated with the school.

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Guest Edtiorial: Amendment 1 does not eliminate right to choose

Guest Edtiorial: Amendment 1 does not eliminate right to choose

November 3rd, 2014 8:00 am by Ron Ramsey

The origin of this amendment is rooted in a state Supreme Court decision which asserted that our constitution prevents the legislature from passing common-sense laws regarding abortion.

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