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Report: Tenn. offered contingent incentives to VW

Report: Tenn. offered contingent incentives to VW

April 1st, 2014 8:29 am by Associated Press

Haslam, who has been a vocal critic of the United Auto Workers' efforts to represent workers at Volkswagen's lone U.S. plant, has long denied suggestions that tax credits, grants and other incentives were tied to the union being rejected at the factory.

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Erwin woman accused of spitting in deputy's pizza has day in court

Erwin woman accused of spitting in deputy's pizza has day in court

April 1st, 2014 8:22 am by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

It will be up to a Unicoi County grand jury to decide if the Erwin woman accused of spitting on a pizza purchased by Unicoi County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Frank Rogers will be charged.

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Legion doomed: Workers begin demolishing Model City landmark

Legion doomed: Workers begin demolishing Model City landmark

March 31st, 2014 10:12 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The demolition of Legion Pool has begun. E. Luke Greene Company of Strawberry Plains mobilized its crews on Monday and began demolition work on the Legion Pool site.

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Congress passes bill to stop cut  to  doctors who treat Medicare patients

Congress passes bill to stop cut to doctors who treat Medicare patients

March 31st, 2014 9:20 pm by ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press

With just hours to spare, Congress stepped in Monday to finalize legislation to prevent doctors who treat Medicare patients from being hit with a 24 percent cut in their payments from the government.

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Rebels put hammer down in win over Patriots

Rebels put hammer down in win over Patriots

March 31st, 2014 9:20 pm by Dave Ongie

Sullivan South took advantage of four Sullivan East errors, hammered out 13 hits and raced to a 9-2 win in a key Three Rivers Conference baseball game Monday.

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State employees, teachers won't get pay increase

State employees, teachers won't get pay increase

March 31st, 2014 8:00 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Gov. Bill Haslam said Monday that he won't be able to give state employees and teachers a pay increase next year mainly because of reductions due to an ongoing decline in revenue collections.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Sullivan East at Sullivan South baseball

March 31st, 2014 8:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Monday's Three Rivers Conference baseball game between Sullivan East and Sullivan South.

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Crossroads United Methodist Church takes care of those near and far

Crossroads United Methodist Church takes care of those near and far

March 31st, 2014 7:14 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

In late October 1929, a group of 125 residents stood at a crossroads of faith and decided to organize a new church. Four years later, West View Park Methodist Episcopal Church South opened its doors.

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'A Man and his Machine:' Exhibit showcases John Plutchak's quilts

'A Man and his Machine:' Exhibit showcases John Plutchak's quilts

March 31st, 2014 7:04 pm by Marci Gore

John Plutchak began quilting about 20 years ago and estimates that he has made hundreds of quilts during that time.

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Sneedville man sentenced to eight years on drug charges

Sneedville man sentenced to eight years on drug charges

March 31st, 2014 6:51 pm by Wes Bunch

A member of a 12-person drug trafficking ring that distributed oxycodone in East Tennessee was sentenced to eight years in prison Monday during an appearance in federal court in Greeneville.

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