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Step by step: 17-year-old builds prayer labyrinth in quest to become Eagle Scout

September 23rd, 2014 10:13 am by Nick Shepherd

A new place for prayer and meditation has been built in Kingsport thanks to one local teenager who is trying to become an Eagle Scout.

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Official: Health insurance access increasing under Obamacare

Official: Health insurance access increasing under Obamacare

September 23rd, 2014 9:11 am by Hank Hayes

BRISTOL, Tenn. — Obamacare is creating more health insurance access for millions of Americans despite an obvious rocky start, an Obama Administration official told a health care symposium on Monday.

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Woman tells 911 Bironas tried to run them off road

Woman tells 911 Bironas tried to run them off road

September 23rd, 2014 8:34 am by Associated Press

A woman told a 911 dispatcher former Titans kicker Rob Bironas was driving erratically just before his SUV crashed.

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Hawkins commission rejects tax hike, sends BOE back to the drawing board

Hawkins commission rejects tax hike, sends BOE back to the drawing board

September 23rd, 2014 8:00 am by Jeff Bobo

By a vote of 8-12 the Hawkins County Commission Monday rejected a proposed 12 cent property tax that would have generated a little more than $1 million to help balance the county school board's budget.

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Defendant in Johnson City shooting death not indicted by grand jury

Defendant in Johnson City shooting death not indicted by grand jury

September 22nd, 2014 10:00 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Coty Tristan Bishop, 19, 328 Littleton Rd., Gray, was arrested on charges of second-degree murder and tampering with evidence several hours after the May 15 shooting that killed Casey Jones, 22, 608 N. Barton St.

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UPDATE: Pentagon says U.S., partners begin airstrikes in Syria

UPDATE: Pentagon says U.S., partners begin airstrikes in Syria

September 22nd, 2014 9:54 pm by LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon says the U.S. and partner nations have begun airstrikes in Syria against Islamic State militants.

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Sullivan South's first QB battling for life

Sullivan South's first QB battling for life

September 22nd, 2014 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

In late July, Mike Cook was stung at least twice by wasps while leading horses on his farm in Cleveland, Tenn. It's not uncommon for Mike to get stung on the farm, according to his wife Debra. But this time was different.

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D-B golf teams sweep regional titles

D-B golf teams sweep regional titles

September 22nd, 2014 8:50 pm by Pat Kenney

Dobyns-Bennett ruled the roost in Monday's Region 1-AAA golf tournament at Cattails at MeadowView. The D-B boys cruised to a 288-310 win over Jefferson County and the Lady Indians posted a 157-164 victory over rival Science Hill.

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Southwest Virginia Museum invites artists to submit artwork for the True Art Showcase and Children's Contest

Southwest Virginia Museum invites artists to submit artwork for the True Art Showcase and Children's Contest

September 22nd, 2014 8:00 pm by Stephen Igo

True Art, named in honor of James True, the first curator of the museum, will be featured at the museum from Sept. 30 through Oct. 19 to celebrate the works of area artists.

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Tennessee dismisses RB Paulk from team

Tennessee dismisses RB Paulk from team

September 22nd, 2014 7:13 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE — Tennessee has dismissed running back Treyvon Paulk from the team following a police report that he hit a woman in the mouth at a party.

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