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Man receives serious injuries in corn grinder accident

Man receives serious injuries in corn grinder accident

December 1st, 2014 9:12 am by Staff Report

A man was airlifted to an area hospital on Sunday afternoon after his arm got caught in a corn grinder in Sullivan County.

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Supreme Court to debate whether Facebook threats are free speech

Supreme Court to debate whether Facebook threats are free speech

December 1st, 2014 8:56 am by By David G. Savage, Tribune Washington Bureau (TNS)

The case of a fired amusement park worker from Bethelem, Pa., could determine whether angry rants on the Internet can be punished. Federal law makes it a crime to transmit via the phone or Internet "any threat to injure" another person.

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Haslam to hold 4 days of budget hearings this week

Haslam to hold 4 days of budget hearings this week

December 1st, 2014 8:25 am by Associated Press

The Republican governor kicks off the hearings Tuesday with presentations from the state agencies responsible for human resources, safety, intellectual and developmental disabilities and commerce.

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Sullivan BOE to take up teacher salary scale, employee health insurance issues

Sullivan BOE to take up teacher salary scale, employee health insurance issues

November 30th, 2014 10:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County's school board is to consider two memorandums of understanding from collaborative conferencing Monday, one pertaining to a new teacher salary scale, the other on employee health insurance.

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Beds4Kids provides children with sweeter dreams ~ one bed at a time

Beds4Kids provides children with sweeter dreams ~ one bed at a time

November 30th, 2014 9:30 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Young philanthropist Lauren Glass was inspired by a movie scene to create a charitable organization that would give beds to local children in need of a proper place to rest their heads at night.

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City notification to include KPD fliers, newspaper ads, website

City notification to include KPD fliers, newspaper ads, website

November 30th, 2014 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

The city of Kingsport plans to establish a community notification system where residents, schools and child-care facilities would be informed of newly arrived sex offenders in the city.

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Police: Missing Buckeyes football player found dead

Police: Missing Buckeyes football player found dead

November 30th, 2014 6:55 pm by Associated Press

An Ohio State football player missing since Wednesday was found dead Sunday, apparently of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said.

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Broken furnace no match for elderly Appalachia woman

Broken furnace no match for elderly Appalachia woman

November 30th, 2014 6:00 pm by Stephen Igo

The most aggravating aspect of making it to age 86 for Mrs. H. is she can't cook, play pool or clean house like she used to.

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Fitzpatrick throws 6 TDs in Texans' 45-21 win over Titans

Fitzpatrick throws 6 TDs in Texans' 45-21 win over Titans

November 30th, 2014 5:00 pm by KRISTIE RIEKEN, AP Sports Writer

Ryan Fitzpatrick threw for a franchise-record six touchdowns and DeAndre Hopkins had a career-best 238 yards receiving and two scores for the Texans, who rolled to a 45-21 win over the Titans on Sunday.

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Numbers say Black Friday weekend losing allure

Numbers say Black Friday weekend losing allure

November 30th, 2014 4:21 pm by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer

Early discounting, more online shopping and a mixed economy meant fewer people shopped over Thanksgiving weekend, according to a survey of shoppers released Sunday by the National Retail Federation.

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