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Photo gallery: Rock Springs students' family stories highlight festival

October 3rd, 2014 12:44 am by Rick Wagner

The Sullivan County school's Storytelling Festival was a way to help keep family history and regional culture alive, according to fifth-grade English teacher Caren Dean.

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Indictment accuses Hawkins mother of failing to report incidents of inappropriate touching

Indictment accuses Hawkins mother of failing to report incidents of inappropriate touching

October 3rd, 2014 12:32 am by Jeff Bobo

Destiny Amber Seay, 30, 507 Prices Grove Road Lot. 1, Rogersville, is scheduled for arraignment this morning in Hawkins County Criminal Court on the failure to report child abuse charge, which is a Class A misdemeanor, as well as for public intoxication.

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City BOE approves revamped D-B grading policy

City BOE approves revamped D-B grading policy

October 3rd, 2014 12:23 am by Rick Wagner

The revamped grade point average, discussed during the September work session of the board, will add an extra .5 to honors classes and extra 1 to Advanced Placement classes effective immediately for all D-B students.

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Boyfriend pleads guilty in Hawkins assault, trespassing case sparked by fashion dispute

Boyfriend pleads guilty in Hawkins assault, trespassing case sparked by fashion dispute

October 2nd, 2014 10:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

Upon his arrest Tuesday it was discovered that Sherman Dean Douglas, 38, 907 University Ave., Knoxville, was also found to be wanted in Sevier County for violation of community corrections.

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Bluff City fined for multiple water violations

Bluff City fined for multiple water violations

October 2nd, 2014 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Bluff City was ordered to pay $11,960 to the Division of Water Resources after the city failed to monitor for certain chemicals in the last quarter of 2013 and the first quarter of 2014.

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Tennessee's Hurd savors first matchup with Gators

Tennessee's Hurd savors first matchup with Gators

October 2nd, 2014 7:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee's Jalen Hurd already has caught the attention of his favorite player. Now the freshman running back wants to make an impression on one of his team's biggest rivals.

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Under Armour facility to create 1,500 jobs

Under Armour facility to create 1,500 jobs

October 2nd, 2014 6:00 pm by Associated Press

Athletic apparel maker Under Armour says it will build a new distribution center in suburban Nashville.

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Update: McConnell pleads guilty to sales tax evasion, gets three years probation

Update: McConnell pleads guilty to sales tax evasion, gets three years probation

October 2nd, 2014 5:39 pm by Rain Smith

The founder of a Kingsport paint and body shop has pleaded guilty to dozens of tax-related charges for a second time, with prosecutors saying terminal illness factored into his sentence of three years of supervised probation.

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Gate City students file lawsuit against assistant principal

Gate City students file lawsuit against assistant principal

October 2nd, 2014 4:07 pm by Nick Shepherd

According to papers filed in Scott County court, ongoing issues with Brent Roberts culminated at a football game when he suspected the boys of using alcohol and tobacco during last Friday's football game, then angrily confronted them "with actual malice."

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Glow Run raises money for Northeast State scholarships

October 2nd, 2014 2:57 pm by David Grace

Three mile run draws competitors to raise money for College's Honors Program fund student scholarships

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