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Where did our wolf population go?

Where did our wolf population go?

March 19th, 2015 9:50 am by Letters to the Editor

What happened to our native wolves? At one time there were wolves in Northeast Tennessee. Abingdon had the name Wolf Hills at one time. This country has a dark legacy of shooting and bringing wolves to the brink of extinction

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News Regional & National
Tennessee House speaker calls for 'pre-meeting' transparency

Tennessee House speaker calls for 'pre-meeting' transparency

March 19th, 2015 8:04 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

House Speaker Beth Harwell on Wednesday called for transparency in legislative "pre-meetings," a day after reports about the growing trend of secret committee discussions about pending legislation.

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News Regional & National
GOP defense hawks, fiscal conservatives battle over budget

GOP defense hawks, fiscal conservatives battle over budget

March 19th, 2015 7:37 am by DAVID ESPO and ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press

Senate Republicans, already eying the 2016 elections, balked at a politically sensitive House plan to turn health care coverage for seniors into a voucher-like program for those who enroll beginning in 2024.

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Community Local News Education
Jackson becomes Cherokee High School's first Carson Scholar

Jackson becomes Cherokee High School's first Carson Scholar

March 19th, 2015 12:23 am by Jeff Bobo

There will be 526 Carson Scholars in 2015 who were chosen from thousands of applications. They will receive a $1,000 college scholarship and recognition package.

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Sports Sports Live
Rebels yell "More! More! More!" from side-arming Armstrong

Rebels yell "More! More! More!" from side-arming Armstrong

March 18th, 2015 11:34 pm by George Thwaites

Landon Armstrong struck out nine over 5 2-3 innings of scoreless relief to keep Sullivan South's foot in the door for an eventual 4-3 comeback win over visiting Union.

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Local News
Church Hill annexes future park location

Church Hill annexes future park location

March 18th, 2015 11:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

In September of 2014, the BMA voted to pay the property seller Wayne Basler $183,636 for the 68-acre tract which adjoins Holliston Mills Road, the Holston River, and the Norfolk Southern Railroad.

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Sports Local News
ETSU kicks off fundraising campaign for football stadium

ETSU kicks off fundraising campaign for football stadium

March 18th, 2015 10:42 pm by NATHAN BAKER, NET News Service

The 10,000-seat horseshoe-shaped stadium will be built on the west side of campus, between the Physical Plant Building and the Basler Center for Physical Activity, at an approximate cost of $26.6 million.

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Sports Live Photos Live Video

Photo Gallery: Sullivan South vs Union in Base Ball

March 18th, 2015 9:22 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from the action in Colonial Heights. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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EPA official: No backing away from tightening regs on coal

EPA official: No backing away from tightening regs on coal

March 18th, 2015 7:45 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT - President Barack Obama's administration won't be backing away from tightening federal regulations negatively impacting the coal industry, an EPA Regional Administrator indicated on Wednesday.

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Community INK
The Mosh takes a closer look at the score(s)

The Mosh takes a closer look at the score(s)

March 18th, 2015 5:30 pm by Kersey Reynolds, Community Columnist

The scores don't make appearances in custom Marchesa gowns but, this year especially, the majority of the nominees more than earned their recognition.

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