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Status of mayor's son-in-law heats up Mount Carmel budget talks

Status of mayor's son-in-law heats up Mount Carmel budget talks

June 6th, 2014 11:09 pm by Jeff Bobo

There was a tense moment during Tuesday's Mount Carmel Board of Mayor and Aldermen budget workshop as the conversation shifted to the status of the mayor's recently hired son-in-law.

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New business preparing to open in Pennington Gap

New business preparing to open in Pennington Gap

June 6th, 2014 11:01 pm by Staff Report

The Industrial Development Authority of Lee County (IDA) on Friday closed on its financing for Cumberland Collision Center Inc. and Cumberland Automotive to bring jobs to Pennington Gap.

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UT probe finds no evidence of inappropriate relations

UT probe finds no evidence of inappropriate relations

June 6th, 2014 8:33 pm by Associated Press

A law firm hired by the University of Tennessee to investigate whether a former school official had inappropriate relationships with student-athletes has issued a report saying it found no evidence supporting the allegation.

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Cellphone operator reveals scale of government snooping

Cellphone operator reveals scale of government snooping

June 6th, 2014 8:32 pm by Associated Press

Government snooping into phone networks is extensive worldwide, one of the world's largest cellphone companies revealed Friday, saying that several countries demand direct access to its networks without warrant or prior notice.

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UNC's Williams denies McCants' academic allegations

UNC's Williams denies McCants' academic allegations

June 6th, 2014 7:00 pm by AARON BEARD, AP Basketball Writer

North Carolina men's basketball coach Roy Williams and players from the 2005 national championship team deny they were involved with academic wrongdoing alleged by former teammate Rashad McCants.

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Graduation 2014: Gate City High School

June 6th, 2014 5:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Gate City High School held its commencement ceremony for the Class of 2014 on Monday, June 2. The gallery features photos submitted by local readers.To share your Gate City graduation photos, email them to: gatecitygrad@timesnews.net.

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HAPPY SNAPS PHOTO BOOTH - Kingsport Twilight Alive 6.6.14

June 6th, 2014 5:00 pm by Staff Report

Check out photos of people having fun pretending to be Rock Stars, at the Times-News Happy Snaps Photo Booth, for the 2014 Twilight Alive Concert Series in Downtown Kingsport, TN, on 6.6.14. With headliner Sammy Kershaw.

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Church Hill woman accused of trafficking pills from her apartment

Church Hill woman accused of trafficking pills from her apartment

June 6th, 2014 4:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Around 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Church Hill officers and an agent with the Third Judicial District Drug Task Force executed that search warrant and allegedly seized dozens of pills including unspecified quantities of Suboxone, Diazepam, and Clonazepam.

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Updated: Lebanon woman killed in car wreck in Scott County

Updated: Lebanon woman killed in car wreck in Scott County

June 6th, 2014 3:13 pm by Wes Bunch

Virginia State Police identified the victim as Rachel Dawn Boger, 31, of Lebanon. Boger was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

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SW Va. woman charged with federal bank fraud

SW Va. woman charged with federal bank fraud

June 6th, 2014 2:43 pm by Wes Bunch

A Southwest Virginia woman is charged with federal bank fraud for allegedly stealing almost $100,000 from bank accounts her employer, a Lee County attorney, had been appointed to oversee.

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