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Scott family trying to raise money for autism service dog

Scott family trying to raise money for autism service dog

March 8th, 2015 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

"Alex has a tendency to try and leave our home, which puts him at risk of potential harm or injury. He has run off in public places in the community. With his challenges with social and communication skills and lack of safety awareness, it becomes very da

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Four more troopers come forward about DUI quota system

Four more troopers come forward about DUI quota system

March 8th, 2015 5:10 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Four more Tennessee Highway Patrol troopers - including one recently retired and a supervisor - said the allegations of a DUI arrest quota system in the department are absolutely true.

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Sullivan EMA, TVA mapping access routes to lowered Boone Lake

Sullivan EMA, TVA mapping access routes to lowered Boone Lake

March 8th, 2015 5:02 pm by J. H. Osborne

The Sullivan County Emergency Management Agency is working with the TVA and other agencies to adapt response strategies for medical emergencies and other incidents on Boone Lake this year, Director Jim Bean said last week.

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Belgeri: Sullivan Highway Department on going-out-of-business track

Belgeri: Sullivan Highway Department on going-out-of-business track

March 8th, 2015 4:56 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE - The Sullivan County Highway Department is on the road to "going out of business," thanks to a cap on personnel levels, Sullivan County Highway Commissioner Jim Belgeri said last week.

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ETSU women drop OT heartbreaker in SoCon title game

ETSU women drop OT heartbreaker in SoCon title game

March 8th, 2015 4:29 pm by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer

Chelsey Shumpert scored a career-high 26 points, and No. 17 Chattanooga survived a furious second half-comeback by ETSU for a 61-56 overtime victory Sunday and its third straight Southern Conference women's tournament title.

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With bombing admission, why is Tsarnaev on trial at all?

With bombing admission, why is Tsarnaev on trial at all?

March 8th, 2015 4:00 pm by DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer

Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyer startled a packed courtroom during opening statements at his federal death penalty trial by admitting that he committed the 2013 attack with his brother, raising some questions, mainly: Why have a trial at

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Opinion: Sanders' big lie: Nation's infrastructure in shambles

Opinion: Sanders' big lie: Nation's infrastructure in shambles

March 8th, 2015 2:00 pm by Editorial Board

Sanders says America's infrastructure is going to hell in a handbasket and taxpayers need to spend $1 trillion which America doesn't have and would borrow to create millions of union jobs to fix things. But it's a lie - a big lie.

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Kingsport officials have no plans to remove bike lanes on Center

Kingsport officials have no plans to remove bike lanes on Center

March 8th, 2015 11:00 am by Matthew Lane

There are no plans afoot nor support among city leaders to change Center Street through downtown back to the way it used to be. In short, the road diet and bike lanes are here to stay.

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

March 8th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff reports

Stories this week include flooding in Southwest Virginia, a Kingsport family losing their second home to fire in 17 years, a second Bojangles and Kingsport police responding to criticism, among others

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Catamounts end Bucs' SoCon title hopes in OT

Catamounts end Bucs' SoCon title hopes in OT

March 8th, 2015 12:40 am by joe avento, NET News Service

Western Carolina ended years of frustration against East Tennessee State with a 67-61 overtime victory in the Southern Conference basketball tournament quarterfinals Saturday at the U.S. Cellular Center.

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