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Apologies demanded in Cherokee High School flashlight case

Apologies demanded in Cherokee High School flashlight case

March 9th, 2015 7:00 pm by Letters to the Editor

I am the mother of the student that had the flashlight at school. James did nothing wrong, yet school officials and police all treated him like a delinquent. He was terrified and on the verge of tears.

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Power company seeks 2.4 percent rate hike to offset costs from  storms

Power company seeks 2.4 percent rate hike to offset costs from storms

March 9th, 2015 6:57 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT - Kingsport Power Co. has filed documents with the Tennessee Regulatory Authority (TRA) seeking a 2.4 percent rate hike to recover unanticipated expenses from past storms.

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GOP issues warning to Iran about possible nuclear deal

GOP issues warning to Iran about possible nuclear deal

March 9th, 2015 6:45 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Republican lawmakers warned the leaders of Iran on Monday that any nuclear deal they cut with President Barack Obama could expire the day he leaves office.

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Broughton, Richter spar over facilities plans

Broughton, Richter spar over facilities plans

March 9th, 2015 6:13 pm by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County school board member Todd Broughton has some issues with the work of school facilities study consultant Tracy Richter. He said the study was giving up on North and Colonial Heights Middle because both were inside the city limits.

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Separate ... but not: Kingsport and Sullivan County facilities studies in the home stretch

Separate ... but not: Kingsport and Sullivan County facilities studies in the home stretch

March 9th, 2015 6:07 pm by Rick Wagner

Interrelated plans for facilities emerging, but still in draft form.

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'Blood from a Turnip': Hawkins IDB probably won't sue tenant farmer for breech of contract

'Blood from a Turnip': Hawkins IDB probably won't sue tenant farmer for breech of contract

March 9th, 2015 5:25 pm by Jeff Bobo

Last year, the IDB and Phipps Bend Joint Venture approved a five-year lease contract with R&C Farms based in Grainger County for 85 acres of Phipps Bend property that can't be developed because it's in the floodplain.

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Three men arrested in 'dispute' over bicycle

Three men arrested in 'dispute' over bicycle

March 9th, 2015 4:00 pm by Rain Smith

Upon arrival to a disturbance at a Rogersville residence, police found "several people shouting towards one another" - and a juvenile male bleeding from the nose.

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Gas line break forced  brief closing of Industry Drive

Gas line break forced brief closing of Industry Drive

March 9th, 2015 3:04 pm by David Grace

A gas line break forced a brief closure of Industry Drive Monday at 2 p.m. Officials on the scene indicated the break was due to construction along the roadway.

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LB Johnson, DB Williams plead not guilty to rape charges

LB Johnson, DB Williams plead not guilty to rape charges

March 9th, 2015 2:59 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Former Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson and suspended Tennessee defensive back Michael Williams have pleaded not guilty to aggravated rape charges.

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SW Va. officials leery of rainy forecast

SW Va. officials leery of rainy forecast

March 9th, 2015 11:22 am by Stephen Igo

Damage assessments from snows and flooding are still being compiled. And a large slide late Friday will keep U.S. Route 23 Business just west of Norton blocked for some time to come.

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