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Photos: Bush Mill Day set to showcase renovations at 118-year-old landmark

Photos: Bush Mill Day set to showcase renovations at 118-year-old landmark

October 1st, 2014 12:32 pm by Marci Gore

The first phase of work, which was funded by about $400,000 in grants, saw the mill's foundation repaired and stabilized and its waterwheel refurbished. A new water flume, porch and handicapped-accessible walkway were also included in the project.

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Man allegedly threatens to kill Sullivan County dispatcher

Man allegedly threatens to kill Sullivan County dispatcher

October 1st, 2014 10:39 am by Rain Smith

A Kingsport resident has been arrested after allegedly making multiple, non-emergency calls to 911, then threatening to kill a dispatcher for what he perceived as a failure to meet his concerns.

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Teacher accused of assaulting student picks up new charges

Teacher accused of assaulting student picks up new charges

October 1st, 2014 8:15 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

At the time of all three incidents, Larry Manis, 62, of Blountville, was a special education teacher at Jonesborough Middle School. He has since retired from the school system.

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A moving target: There's one sure thing about the Affordable Care Act — change is happening all the time

A moving target: There's one sure thing about the Affordable Care Act — change is happening all the time

October 1st, 2014 7:59 am by Hank Hayes

BRISTOL, Tenn. — There does appear to be one constant about Obamacare, and it is this: Much of the knowledge we soaked up yesterday could be toast tomorrow.

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Sneedville fined $100K for dumping raw sewage into Clinch River

Sneedville fined $100K for dumping raw sewage into Clinch River

October 1st, 2014 7:00 am by Jeff Bobo

According to the TDEC order issued Sept. 5 by Commissioner Robert Martineau, Sneedville's sewer treatment plant is guilty of "excessive" sewer plant bypasses of treatment between January and May.

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Study examines pay disparity among graduates with different degrees

Study examines pay disparity among graduates with different degrees

October 1st, 2014 12:37 am by Rick Wagner

A college degree or training after high school in Tennessee can boost earnings, but a new study shows some of those with associate's degrees and some certificates at least initially make more than those with a bachelor's degree.

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Alexander touts plan to trim FAFSA form

Alexander touts plan to trim FAFSA form

September 30th, 2014 11:54 pm by Hank Hayes

Filling out the FAFSA is the first step in applying for most federal, state, and college-provided financial aid for students, but it is considered tedious, time consuming and a hindrance to entering higher education.

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Lady Blue Devils blast the Bears

Lady Blue Devils blast the Bears

September 30th, 2014 11:07 pm by George Thwaites

Gate City's depth, power and speed of play proved overwhelming for previously unbeaten Union, which succumbed 25-15, 25-18, 25-7 in a Clinch Mountain Conference 40 showdown Tuesday night.

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South locks up Three Rivers volleyball crown with win over North

South locks up Three Rivers volleyball crown with win over North

September 30th, 2014 10:42 pm by Dave Ongie

The Lady Rebels escaped J. Richard Carroll Gymnasium with a 20-25, 25-21, 25-17, 25-13 victory in the Three Rivers Conference finale for both squads.

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Video of inmate's fatal beating shown at Scott sentencing hearing

Video of inmate's fatal beating shown at Scott sentencing hearing

September 30th, 2014 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

When the video zooms in on the unconscious Kilgore, Bellamy turns around in his chair at the defendant's table and begins to sob. Anguish fills his face as he uses his free hand to wipe away the tears while the other is handcuffed to a leather belt.

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