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Mumpower has PAC money advantage over Harrell in trustee race

Mumpower has PAC money advantage over Harrell in trustee race

July 21st, 2014 12:59 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Alicia (Mrs. Jason) Mumpower is getting big bucks to fund her campaign to unseat Sullivan County Trustee Frances Harrell in the Aug. 7 county general election.

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Kingsport theft suspect remains hospitalized following fall from cliff

Kingsport theft suspect remains hospitalized following fall from cliff

July 21st, 2014 12:29 pm by Rain Smith

An attempt to steal a home theater, air compressor and two pairs of blue jeans is what reportedly led to the serious injury of a Rogersville man, who fell from an approximately 50-foot-high cliff while fleeing a Kingsport Walmart.

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UPDATED: Naming names: City, school leaders to pool BOE nominees

UPDATED: Naming names: City, school leaders to pool BOE nominees

July 21st, 2014 11:34 am by Rick Wagner

City and school leaders hope to come up with appointees for two vacant school board seats Monday. Failing that, they at least hope to narrow the list of prospects so that appointments can be voted on by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen Aug. 5.

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Firefighters face new lightning storms in Northwest

Firefighters face new lightning storms in Northwest

July 21st, 2014 8:34 am by By Maria La Ganga and Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

An eruption of lightning-sparked wildfires across the northwestern United States over the last two weeks has scorched almost a million acres of land in Washington and Oregon while threatening thousands of houses and buildings.

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Before doctors check your vitals, check out theirs

Before doctors check your vitals, check out theirs

July 21st, 2014 12:33 am by Associated Press

Americans consider insurance and a good bedside manner in choosing a doctor, but will that doctor provide high-quality care? A new poll shows that people don't know how to determine that.

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Helping hand: Hawkins EMA honors former Rogersville Walmart manager

Helping hand: Hawkins EMA honors former Rogersville Walmart manager

July 20th, 2014 11:03 pm by Jeff Bobo

Contributions from Walmart to the Hawkins County Emergency Management Agency have exceeded $10,000 over the past seven years, and those funds were used to purchase equipment and supplies that county rescuers otherwise would have to do without.

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Mom charged with abuse for allegedly beating unruly child

Mom charged with abuse for allegedly beating unruly child

July 20th, 2014 10:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

A neighbor allegedly observed a Hawkins County mom throw her 11-year-old daughter to the ground late Tuesday night, resulting in the mother's arrest and a Department of Children's Services referral.

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Sports Sports Live
Robinette survives 'snowman,' marathon day for Lonesome Pine title

Robinette survives 'snowman,' marathon day for Lonesome Pine title

July 20th, 2014 9:32 pm by Pat Kenney

Tyler Robinette recovered from a triple-bogey 8 on the par-5 fourth hole on his last nine and rallied for a one-stroke victory in the 83rd Lonesome Pine Invitational on Sunday.

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Girl makes big impression, difference at local shelter

Girl makes big impression, difference at local shelter

July 20th, 2014 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Chloe Cook has been volunteering at the Bridge Home No-Kill Animal Rescue since the first of the year, coming a couple of times a week, walking the dogs, making bandanas and sewing beds for the cats when they're adopted.

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Winston: 'I learned from my mistakes'

Winston: 'I learned from my mistakes'

July 20th, 2014 8:15 pm by AARON BEARD, AP Sports Writer

Jameis Winston wants to look to the season ahead as the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback for reigning national champion Florida State. He also knows he has to answer questions about his off-field conduct.

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