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UVa-Wise, MECC and SWCC each receive $4 million donation

UVa-Wise, MECC and SWCC each receive $4 million donation

May 5th, 2014 12:46 pm by Stephen Igo

The estate of the late Carol Phipps Buchanan on Monday announced the three colleges will share equally in about $12 million.

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In the Rearview: Talladega

In the Rearview: Talladega

May 5th, 2014 12:40 pm by Dave Ongie

If Darlington is the Lady in Black, Talladega Superspeedway is NASCAR's Witchy Woman. Talladega is a particularly maddening racetrack because reason gives way to a strange racing voodoo that seems to lurk around every corner.

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Kingsport man indicted on child rape charges

Kingsport man indicted on child rape charges

May 5th, 2014 12:26 pm by Rain Smith

A Sullivan County grand jury has returned indictments against a Kingsport man, charging him with child rape and aggravated sexual battery.

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Sewer, water line work to impact Kingsport traffic

Sewer, water line work to impact Kingsport traffic

May 5th, 2014 11:23 am by Staff Report

Kingsport motorists can expect changes in traffic patterns this week along some well-traveled city thoroughfares.

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Trail Life builds local boys' character

Trail Life builds local boys' character

May 5th, 2014 8:54 am by Leigh Ann Laube

On Jan. 1, Trail Life USA officially launched its outdoor adventure program for boys and young men, offering a Christian alternative to the Boy Scouts of America.

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Target CEO Steinhafel out in wake of data breach

Target CEO Steinhafel out in wake of data breach

May 5th, 2014 8:19 am by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer

The departure suggests the company is trying to start with a clean slate as it wrestles with the fallout from hackers' theft of credit and debit card information on tens of millions of customers.

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Schools seek changes to healthier lunch rules

Schools seek changes to healthier lunch rules

May 5th, 2014 8:17 am by MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

Their main concerns: finding enough whole grain-rich foods that kids like, lowering sodium levels and keeping fruits and vegetables from ending up in the trash.

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Scott County School Board upholds termination following grievance hearing

Scott County School Board upholds termination following grievance hearing

May 4th, 2014 10:21 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — The Scott County School Board voted to uphold an employee's termination during a specially called grievance hearing last week.

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Street shows funding lead in latest county attorney race financial reports

Street shows funding lead in latest county attorney race financial reports

May 4th, 2014 9:27 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Dan Street reported more total receipts for his re-election campaign than either of his challengers during the period April 1 through April 26.

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Sullivan BOE likely to delay action on many agenda items

Sullivan BOE likely to delay action on many agenda items

May 4th, 2014 9:21 pm by Rick Wagner

Although Sullivan County's school board is to approve a nearly $270,000 facilities study contract Monday, much of the rest of the agenda may involve taking no action on a range of proposals.

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