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Iceland lowers aviation alert level from volcano

Iceland lowers aviation alert level from volcano

August 25th, 2014 8:43 am by JENNA GOTTLIEB and JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press

After the alert was lowered, aviation authorities lifted a no-fly zone that had been imposed for 100 nautical miles by 140 nautical miles (185 kilometers by 260 kilometers) around the volcano.

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THP planning 'no refusal' enforcement weekend

THP planning 'no refusal' enforcement weekend

August 25th, 2014 8:39 am by Associated Press

The "no refusal" law allows officials to seek search warrants for blood samples in cases involving suspected impaired drivers.

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Church Hill to study 'dangerous' intersection at Main Boulevard, Silver Lake Road

Church Hill to study 'dangerous' intersection at Main Boulevard, Silver Lake Road

August 25th, 2014 8:00 am by Jeff Bobo

Church Hill resident Louise Bright asked the Board of Mayor and Aldermen Tuesday to address blind spots at the intersection of Silver Lake Road and Main Boulevard near where she lives.

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Local News Education
Hawkins ACT scores improving but still below state average

Hawkins ACT scores improving but still below state average

August 25th, 2014 7:00 am by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County's high school ACT scores last year were below the state average, but improved over the previous year, and rose to a five year high water mark.

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Rap mogul Suge Knight hurt in nightclub shooting

Rap mogul Suge Knight hurt in nightclub shooting

August 24th, 2014 9:12 pm by GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press

Death Row Records founder and rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was injured in an early morning shooting Sunday in a packed nightclub but was expected to survive, a Los Angeles County sheriff's sergeant said.

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Sports
South Korea defeats Chicago to win LLWS

South Korea defeats Chicago to win LLWS

August 24th, 2014 7:13 pm by RUSTY MILLER, AP Sports Writer

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — In the giddy moments after South Korea won the Little League World Series, outfielder Don Wan Sin realized how he wanted to celebrate.

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Shupe opens up about his battle with alcoholism

Shupe opens up about his battle with alcoholism

August 24th, 2014 6:00 pm by Matthew Lane

The struggle has cost him greatly — two arrests for DUI, the business he co-founded, his seat on the Board of Mayor and Aldermen and having the whole ordeal laid out in the media, before his friends and family in his hometown.

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Farmers' Almanac predicts another nasty winter

Farmers' Almanac predicts another nasty winter

August 24th, 2014 4:57 pm by DAVID SHARP, Associated Press

LEWISTON, Maine — The folks at the Farmers' Almanac can be forgiven for feeling smug: The 198-year-old publication correctly predicted the past nasty winter while federal forecasters blew it.

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Dryden class of '59 collecting donations to help current elementary school students

Dryden class of '59 collecting donations to help current elementary school students

August 24th, 2014 4:00 pm by Marci Gore

"We first started looking at a Class of '59 scholarship," said Ely. "But we found there was a greater need for unmet financial needs that these students have each and every school day."

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Update: Strong California quake causes injuries, damage

Update: Strong California quake causes injuries, damage

August 24th, 2014 3:15 pm by ELLEN KNICKMEYER, Associated Press

The largest earthquake to hit the San Francisco Bay Area in 25 years sent scores of people to hospitals, ignited fires, damaged multiple historic buildings and knocked out power to thousands of homes and businesses on Sunday.

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