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D-B golf teams sweep regional titles

D-B golf teams sweep regional titles

September 22nd, 2014 8:50 pm by Pat Kenney

Dobyns-Bennett ruled the roost in Monday's Region 1-AAA golf tournament at Cattails at MeadowView. The D-B boys cruised to a 288-310 win over Jefferson County and the Lady Indians posted a 157-164 victory over rival Science Hill.

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Southwest Virginia Museum invites artists to submit artwork for the True Art Showcase and Children's Contest

Southwest Virginia Museum invites artists to submit artwork for the True Art Showcase and Children's Contest

September 22nd, 2014 8:00 pm by Stephen Igo

True Art, named in honor of James True, the first curator of the museum, will be featured at the museum from Sept. 30 through Oct. 19 to celebrate the works of area artists.

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Tennessee dismisses RB Paulk from team

Tennessee dismisses RB Paulk from team

September 22nd, 2014 7:13 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE — Tennessee has dismissed running back Treyvon Paulk from the team following a police report that he hit a woman in the mouth at a party.

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Media wants cameras for theater shooting trial

Media wants cameras for theater shooting trial

September 22nd, 2014 6:00 pm by DAN ELLIOTT, Associated Press

Prosecutors and defense lawyers in the Colorado theater shootings case urged the judge on Monday to bar cameras from the courtroom during the trial, saying witnesses could be harassed and threatened because of the coverage.

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Braves fire GM Wren after missing playoffs

Braves fire GM Wren after missing playoffs

September 22nd, 2014 5:31 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

In their first major off-the-field firing since 1990, the Braves dismissed general manager Frank Wren less than 24 hours after being eliminated from the NL playoff race.

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A Closer Look: Ways to hide, secure data on phones

A Closer Look: Ways to hide, secure data on phones

September 22nd, 2014 5:00 pm by ANICK JESDANUN, AP Technology Writer

Apple, Google and other tech companies have been trying to depict themselves as trustworthy stewards of personal information following revelations that the National Security Agency has been snooping on emails and other communications

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Jailed, some mentally ill inmates land in lockdown

Jailed, some mentally ill inmates land in lockdown

September 22nd, 2014 3:58 pm by ADAM GELLER, AP National Writer

In jails around the country, inmates with serious mental illnesses are kept isolated in small cells — some no wider than a man's arm span — for 23 hours a day or more, often with little or no treatment or human interaction.

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Teen hit-and-run suspect returns to scene after dropping off date

Teen hit-and-run suspect returns to scene after dropping off date

September 22nd, 2014 3:47 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill teen was arrested early Sunday morning on several charges including DUI after he allegedly crashed his pickup into a garage, and then nearly struck the homeowner while fleeing the crash scene.

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Johnson City man allegedly attacks girlfriend, mother

Johnson City man allegedly attacks girlfriend, mother

September 22nd, 2014 3:00 pm by NET News Service

A Johnson City man was charged with aggravated domestic assault after police said he bit the tip off his girlfriend's nose and broke a bone in his mother's wrist.

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D-B hopes to add weight to honors, AP class grades

D-B hopes to add weight to honors, AP class grades

September 22nd, 2014 2:21 pm by Rick Wagner

City school officials are considering a change to the weighted grading scale at Dobyns-Bennett High School, giving even higher grade point credit for honors, Advanced Placement and possibly dual enrollment courses.

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