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Sullivan, other road projects won't start until spring

Sullivan, other road projects won't start until spring

August 11th, 2014 10:00 am by Matthew Lane

From the start, city officials have envisioned the remainder of the work being done in two phases — from Church Circle to Clinchfield Street and from Clinchfield to Lynn Garden Drive.

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H.O.P.E. Christian Ministries offers a hand up

H.O.P.E. Christian Ministries offers a hand up

August 11th, 2014 9:00 am by Collin Brooks

Seven churches of different denominations banded together and started meeting monthly and, from that, grew H.O.P.E. with services including a food pantry, clothes closet, elderly/homebound meal delivery, counseling and tutoring.

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Three checked for injuries following explosion at Eastman

Three checked for injuries following explosion at Eastman

August 11th, 2014 8:46 am by Hank Hayes

Company spokeswoman Betty Payne said one of the employees was transported to Holston Valley Medical Center, but he was released afterward. The other two were examined and released from an Eastman medical facility.

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Stewart crash probe focuses on lighting, track

Stewart crash probe focuses on lighting, track

August 11th, 2014 8:24 am by JOHN WAWROW and DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writers

Kevin Ward Jr. was standing to the right of Stewart's familiar No. 14 car, which seemed to fishtail from the rear and hit him. Authorities questioned the 43-year-old Stewart once on Saturday night and went to Watkins Glen to talk to him again Sunday.

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School officials turning to online technology to reduce paperwork

School officials turning to online technology to reduce paperwork

August 11th, 2014 8:00 am by Rick Wagner

Payne said the Data Dashboard — to be paid for with federal Race to the Top money — would take data from Power School and let it be displayed in graph format. The graphs can be tailored to different viewers

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McIlroy wins PGA in thrilling show on soggy turf

McIlroy wins PGA in thrilling show on soggy turf

August 10th, 2014 9:20 pm by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer

The challenge finally arrived for Rory McIlroy, and he was better than ever to win the PGA Championship. McIlroy emerged from a four-man battle with flawless golf to outlast Phil Mickelson on Sunday at Valhalla and capture his second straight major.

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Report: Piney Flats woman killed in crash in Kentucky

Report: Piney Flats woman killed in crash in Kentucky

August 10th, 2014 8:48 pm by Staff Report

Kentucky State Police Trooper Michael Cornett is investigating a single-vehicle crash on KY 221 at Bledsoe around 12:25 p.m. on Sunday.

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From peyote to sex: Religious liberty fight recast

From peyote to sex: Religious liberty fight recast

August 10th, 2014 7:30 pm by RACHEL ZOLL, AP Religion Writer

But after years of culture wars, and amid recent gains for gay rights, the politics of religious liberty has been transformed. Now exemptions are being sought by the largest faith groups in the country

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Work on eroded Chimney Tops Trail nearly complete

Work on eroded Chimney Tops Trail nearly complete

August 10th, 2014 7:16 pm by MORGAN SIMMONS, Knoxville News Sentinel

GATLINBURG — While some crew members pounded rock into gravel with sledgehammers, others used pry bars to skid granite boulders into place.

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Allmendinger outraces Ambrose to take win at Watkins Glen

Allmendinger outraces Ambrose to take win at Watkins Glen

August 10th, 2014 6:00 pm by JOHN KEKIS, AP Sports Writer

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — AJ Allmendinger beat Marcos Ambrose on a two-lap dash to the finish to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen International on a somber Sunday.

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