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Deputy fatally shoots man in Tennessee hospital

Deputy fatally shoots man in Tennessee hospital

September 5th, 2014 4:09 pm by Associated Press

The Associated Press reports the shooting happened early Friday. Officials said the 23-year-old man was in custody and had been taken to the Rhea Medical Center for treatment for an injury at about 2 a.m.

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Second Harvest Food Bank's clientele up 10,000+ in four years

Second Harvest Food Bank's clientele up 10,000+ in four years

September 5th, 2014 3:42 pm by Hank Hayes

Second Harvest Executive Director Rhonda Chafin noted the study also revealed 60 percent of the food bank's charitable agencies employ no paid staff and are run exclusively by volunteers.

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Sullivan County jail nearly loses certification due to overcrowding

Sullivan County jail nearly loses certification due to overcrowding

September 5th, 2014 2:09 pm by Nick Shepherd

The issue was so serious Sullivan County Sheriff Wayne Anderson and newly elected Mayor Richard Venable went to Nashville to attend a TCI board meeting this week.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 9.5.14

SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 9.5.14 - VIDEO

September 5th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies and kitties who need a good home at the Sullivan County Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Bolt, Curly, Junah, Paisley, Thor, and Violet.

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US doctor infected with Ebola arrives in Nebraska

US doctor infected with Ebola arrives in Nebraska

September 5th, 2014 9:39 am by MARGERY A. BECK, Associated Press

A doctor who became infected with Ebola while working in Liberia — the third American aid worker sickened with the virus — arrived Friday at a Nebraska hospital for treatment.

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NATO approves new force aimed at deterring Russia

NATO approves new force aimed at deterring Russia

September 5th, 2014 9:38 am by JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, Associated Press; JULIE PACE, Associated Press

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said a command headquarters would be set up in Eastern Europe with supplies and equipment stockpiled there, enabling the "spearhead" force to mobilize and deploy quickly.

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Sports
Seahawks dominate Pack 36-16 to begin 2014

Seahawks dominate Pack 36-16 to begin 2014

September 5th, 2014 2:00 am by TIM BOOTH, AP Sports Writer

The Seattle Seahawks celebrated the accomplishment of winning their first Super Bowl title last season then went out and romped over the Green Bay Packers 36-16 on Thursday night.

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Local News
Sullivan highway workers  return as 'volunteers'

Sullivan highway workers return as 'volunteers'

September 5th, 2014 12:43 am by J. H. Osborne

Three former employees of the highway department — three of the seven who have a lawsuit against the department — returned to work this week under just-sworn-in Highway Commissioner Jim Belgeri.

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C-N's Sparks ties Pop Warner with season-opening win over Edinboro

C-N's Sparks ties Pop Warner with season-opening win over Edinboro

September 5th, 2014 12:39 am by staff reports

Eagles QB De'Andre Thomas passed for 155 yards and two TDs during Ken Sparks' 319th career victory, which placed him in in a tie for 6th on the all-time career college victories list.

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City school system looks to buy land next to Indian Highland Park

City school system looks to buy land next to Indian Highland Park

September 5th, 2014 12:37 am by Rick Wagner

If approved by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen, the purchase could lead to development of a paved parking lot with landscaping and possibly a long-term plan for that area near Dobyns-Bennett High School.

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