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Hawkins County Health Department sponsors first annual baby shower event

Hawkins County Health Department sponsors first annual baby shower event

August 24th, 2015 7:00 pm by Community Contributor

Information on a variety of subjects such as tobacco cessation, breastfeeding, WIC, immunizations, the TennCare Kids Program, Family Planning, and dental care will be available from local community health partners.

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State police looking for marijuana in Southwest Virginia

State police looking for marijuana in Southwest Virginia

August 24th, 2015 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

Recently, some folks in Scott County contacted the Times-News for information about the low-flying helicopters that have been seen across the county. The helicopters have been spotted from Yuma to Dungannon.

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UPDATE: Scott County school bus crash seriously injures four

UPDATE: Scott County school bus crash seriously injures four

August 24th, 2015 5:44 pm by Staff Report

Twelve student passengers suffered injuries, with six transported from the scene by ambulance. Four were still being treated at Holston Valley Medical Center for serious injuries.

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Bulls Gap students use iPads for library scavenger hunt

August 24th, 2015 5:30 pm by Staff Report

Fourth-graders at Bulls Gap School raced around the library with iPads last week while competing in a scavenger hunt.

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Roe remains opposed to Iran nuclear deal

Roe remains opposed to Iran nuclear deal - VIDEO

August 24th, 2015 5:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Iran's leadership, Roe insisted, continues to call for America and Israel being "wiped off the face of the earth."

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Natural Tunnel set to host outdoor skills program and kayak trip

Natural Tunnel set to host outdoor skills program and kayak trip

August 24th, 2015 3:30 pm by Community contributor

Natural Tunnel State Park will host an outdoor skills program and a kayak trip on Friday.

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Four sentenced in extensive gravel conspiracy

Four sentenced in extensive gravel conspiracy

August 24th, 2015 3:18 pm by Matthew Lane

The Northeast Tennessee residents who admitted to dealing in more than 37,000 grams of "gravel" have been sentenced on federal drug charges, with prison stints ranging from 78 months to 235 months.

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Jesse Jackson set to speak at Tri-Cities African-American school reunion

Jesse Jackson set to speak at Tri-Cities African-American school reunion

August 24th, 2015 2:41 pm by NET News Service

Civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson will be among the featured speakers at the Great Golden Gathering, a reunion of alumni from the area's African-American high schools, this weekend.

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Wise schools 'guardedly optimistic' on early enrollment

Wise schools 'guardedly optimistic' on early enrollment

August 24th, 2015 2:15 pm by Stephen Igo

The current fiscal year budget was built on a projected 5,760 students for 2015-16, so starting the school year decently above that projection means more state basic aid dollars than expected for budget purposes.

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Police: Louisiana trooper dies after being shot in head

Police: Louisiana trooper dies after being shot in head

August 24th, 2015 1:31 pm by JANET McCONNAUGHEY, Associated Press

A Louisiana trooper died Monday, a day after an apparently stranded motorist shot him in the head and then stood over him to tell him he was going to die soon, state police said.

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