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Dobyns-Bennett robotics team ranks 13th in regional competition

Dobyns-Bennett robotics team ranks 13th in regional competition

April 12th, 2014 7:53 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Dobyns-Bennett High School's robotics team finished first among contenders from Northeast Tennessee in the recent regional robotics competition in Knoxville, ranking 13th overall.

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Documents show Boomershine outspending Anderson in Sullivan sheriff's contest

Documents show Boomershine outspending Anderson in Sullivan sheriff's contest

April 12th, 2014 7:19 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — County Commissioner Ty Boomershine outspent Sheriff Wayne Anderson during the first quarter campaign finance reporting period, according to disclosure paperwork filed by the two campaigns last week.

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Freshman Malone scores three times in Orange & White Game

Freshman Malone scores three times in Orange & White Game

April 12th, 2014 7:11 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

KNOXVILLE — The only certainty about Tennessee's four-man quarterback competition is that the winner will throw to a vastly improved receiving corps.

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Changes sought for South Wilcox Drive gateway to Eastman complex

Changes sought for South Wilcox Drive gateway to Eastman complex

April 12th, 2014 5:09 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — If first impressions mean everything, South Wilcox Drive could very well be tested in the coming years.

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Year after bombing, Boston and its people heal

Year after bombing, Boston and its people heal

April 12th, 2014 1:43 pm by DENISE LAVOIE and PAIGE SUTHERLAND, Associated Press

Every time Roseann Sdoia comes home, she must climb 18 steps — six stairs into the building, 12 more to her apartment. It is an old building in Boston's North End, with doors that are big and heavy, not an easy place for an amputee to live.

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Couple: Truck was on fire before deadly bus crash in Calif.

Couple: Truck was on fire before deadly bus crash in Calif.

April 12th, 2014 1:17 pm by Associated Press

A tractor-trailer already was on fire when it came across a median and crashed into a tour bus, killing 10 people, according to a couple whose car was sideswiped by the big rig.

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Syria rebels, government report poison gas attack

Syria rebels, government report poison gas attack

April 12th, 2014 1:01 pm by BASSEM MROUE, Associated Press

Syrian government media and rebel forces said Saturday that poison gas had been used in a central village, injuring scores of people, while blaming each other for the attack.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

April 12th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff report

This week's stories include a son chasing down his parents for more money, a woman allegedly beating her daughter for not attending church and a man being charged for a third time with crimes against female motorists.

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South makes five with Gate City feel like 10

South makes five with Gate City feel like 10

April 12th, 2014 12:38 am by George Thwaites

The Rebels batted around twice and three Blue Devils pitchers faced 40 batters in the 14-hit romp, which South won 18-3.

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Officials seek root of 911 outage in Scott

Officials seek root of 911 outage in Scott

April 12th, 2014 12:19 am by Wes Bunch

Scott County E-911 Director Janice "Tutti" Jennings said the outage only affected central dispatch's main emergency line, as well as the automatic rerouting of those calls to Washington County, Va., E-911.

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