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Belgium set to extend right-to-die law to children

Belgium set to extend right-to-die law to children

February 11th, 2014 10:19 pm by Associated Press

BRUSSELS (AP) — The legislation appears to have wide support in the largely liberal country. But it has also aroused intense opposition from foes who fear that vulnerable children will be talked into making a final, irreversible choice.

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Gay teen achieves Eagle Scout milestone in Md.

Gay teen achieves Eagle Scout milestone in Md.

February 11th, 2014 10:10 pm by Associated Press

CHEVY CHASE, Md. (AP) — Change is coming quickly to the Boy Scouts of America after years of turmoil and debate over its membership policy, with an openly gay 17-year-old in Maryland achieving the highest rank of Eagle Scout.

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Kingsport road crews try to get ahead  of winter storm

Kingsport road crews try to get ahead of winter storm

February 11th, 2014 9:53 pm by Staff report

KINGSPORT — “The crews are working to ensure our equipment is in good working order and everything that’s possibly running by tomorrow will be running,” said Ronnie Hammonds, streets and sanitation department manager, Tuesday.

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Kingsport officials mull face-lift for 74-year-old Civic Auditorium

Kingsport officials mull face-lift for 74-year-old Civic Auditorium

February 11th, 2014 9:07 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The Kingsport Civic Auditorium is an iconic landmark in the Model City, easily one of the most utilized buildings in town, hosting more than 200 events a year. However, city leaders say the building is showing its age.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Volunteer vs. Central girls basketball

February 11th, 2014 9:05 pm by Ned Jilton

Photos from Tuesday's District 1-AAA girls tournament game between Volunteer and Sullivan Central at Viking Hall in Bristol, Tenn.

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Tuesday's highlights with photo gallery from Sochi

February 11th, 2014 6:31 pm by Associated Press

Highlights and a photo gallery from the Winter Olympics in Sochi Russia, on Tuesday, Feb. 11.

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Johnson City mom accused of biting 5-year-old daughter's buttocks

Johnson City mom accused of biting 5-year-old daughter's buttocks

February 11th, 2014 5:20 pm by NET News Service

Genavive Garner Stubblefield, 26, 2421 Huffine Circle, was arrested on a felony child abuse charge Tuesday.

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Roan Scholars program welcomes record number of students into Class of 2018

Roan Scholars program welcomes record number of students into Class of 2018

February 11th, 2014 3:08 pm by Staff Report

The Roan provides both a full scholarship to ETSU and four years of leader development experiences and opportunities, such as international travel and study abroad, internships, workshops and seminars, service projects and other unique programs.

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SCSO to be featured in TV series

SCSO to be featured in TV series

February 11th, 2014 3:03 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Cable television viewers across America will have the opportunity to observe some of the inner workings of Sullivan County police, via a new documentary series planned for the National Geographic Channel.

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Obama signs emergency declaration for Georgia

Obama signs emergency declaration for Georgia

February 11th, 2014 1:09 pm by CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY, Associated Press

In a dire warning Tuesday, forecasters said a "catastrophic" winter storm threatened to bring a thick layer of ice to Georgia and other parts of the South, causing widespread power outages that could leave people in the dark for days.

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