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DUI suspect's alphabet goes from 'A to Jello'

DUI suspect's alphabet goes from 'A to Jello'

August 17th, 2014 8:00 pm by Rain Smith

When asked for his registration, the suspect handed a deputy receipts for auto repair. He also refused to undergo a blood draw due to being "half drunk."

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Wise County lawyer suspended from practicing in Tennessee

Wise County lawyer suspended from practicing in Tennessee

August 17th, 2014 6:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Wise County lawyer has been suspended from practicing law for one year in Tennessee after he did not adequately communicate and improperly advised a client.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Gordon drives to first Michigan win since 2001

Gordon drives to first Michigan win since 2001

August 17th, 2014 5:02 pm by NOAH TRISTER, AP Sports Writer

Jeff Gordon raced to his third NASCAR Sprint Cup victory of the year, holding off Kevin Harvick on Sunday for his first win at Michigan International Speedway since 2001.

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Kingsport mayor talks Wellmont merger

Kingsport mayor talks Wellmont merger

August 17th, 2014 4:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Mayor Dennis Phillips said he would like to be convinced Wellmont Health Systems cannot survive independently, but if that be the case, then he would like to see Wellmont explore options of merging with Mountain States Health Alliance

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Sports
Seminoles head AP's preseason top 25

Seminoles head AP's preseason top 25

August 17th, 2014 2:15 pm by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer

Jameis Winston and defending national champion Florida State were No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll, released Sunday.

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RCS students ranked among the best in state for testing 'proficient or advanced'

RCS students ranked among the best in state for testing 'proficient or advanced'

August 17th, 2014 2:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

When Rogersville City School's TCAP accountability data released last week is compared to the rest of the state, it turns out that Rogersville's independent K-8 school ranks in the top-10 in several subjects.

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Regional & National
Letter-writing campaign aims to forestall Fort Campbell cuts

Letter-writing campaign aims to forestall Fort Campbell cuts

August 17th, 2014 1:50 pm by Associated Press

Communities around Fort Campbell are asking residents to write or sign letters to the U.S. Army before Aug. 25 in an effort to stave off significant cuts at the sprawling Army post that straddles the Tennessee-Kentucky line.

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Police deploy tear gas to impose Ferguson curfew

Police deploy tear gas to impose Ferguson curfew

August 17th, 2014 1:40 pm by DAVID A. LIEB and JIM SALTER, Associated Press

The first night of a state-imposed curfew in Ferguson, Mo., ended with tear gas and seven arrests after police dressed in riot gear used armored vehicles to disperse defiant protesters who refused to leave.

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

August 17th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

Stories this week include a lawsuit being filed by the mother of a victim killed in a car wreck, a community celebration in Church Hill, an SUV crashing into a local business, a false bomb report, among others

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Rascals Teen Center closing

Rascals Teen Center closing

August 17th, 2014 10:00 am by Matthew Lane

Located in downtown Kingsport, Rascals opened in February 1987 as a teen recreation center where youth from the region could come to socialize in a drug and alcohol-free environment.

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