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'Sons of Liberty' tells tale of America's founders

'Sons of Liberty' tells tale of America's founders

December 25th, 2014 11:00 pm by Associated Press

Don't let the powdered wigs and oil paintings fool you: Samuel Adams, John Hancock and the other eventual Americans who changed the course of history were a ragtag band of secretive and sometimes mischievous young radicals.

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Local gyms brace for membership spike after 'holiday haze' ends

Local gyms brace for membership spike after 'holiday haze' ends

December 25th, 2014 10:20 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

New Year's resolutions, cold weather and a little extra accumulated weight remain the main reasons for people joining up at local gyms as another calendar year passes.

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Two Hawkins jailers graduate from police academy

Two Hawkins jailers graduate from police academy

December 25th, 2014 9:38 pm by Jeff Bobo

"This is part of a program where I take correctional officers who prove they have what it takes to be a road officer, and allow them to go to the academy and become road certified," Hawkins County Sheriff Ronnie Lawson said.

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FCCLA Fall Rally benefits Scott County students and residents

FCCLA Fall Rally benefits Scott County students and residents

December 25th, 2014 7:00 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Every year, the Scott County, Va., Chapter of FCCLA - made up of members from Scott County Career and Technical Center, Gate City High School, Rye Cove High School and Twin Springs High School - unite at the FCCLA Fall Rally to learn invaluable leadership

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Again? Really? What if it's Bush-Clinton in 2016?

Again? Really? What if it's Bush-Clinton in 2016?

December 25th, 2014 4:30 pm by NANCY BENAC, Associated Press

There are more than 300 million people in America, yet the same two families keep popping up when it comes to picking a president. The possibility of a Bush-Clinton matchup in 2016 is increasingly plausible.

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Cuffed man flees police with meth, syringes

Cuffed man flees police with meth, syringes

December 25th, 2014 2:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who was initially facing a failure to appear warrant Sunday was additionally charged with meth possession, felony evading arrest, and felony escape, after allegedly running from police while handcuffed.

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Historic residential child care facility faces shut down after 72 years

Historic residential child care facility faces shut down after 72 years

December 25th, 2014 11:00 am by Jeff Bobo

BEAN STATION — By providing shelter, education and a Christian upbringing to neglected and abused children, Kingswood School not only saves that child's life, but the lives of that child's future children, and countless generations to come.

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Community Scrapbook: Spirit of Giving

December 25th, 2014 9:45 am by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Community Scrapbook features "The Spirit of Giving" - a collection of photos from holiday service projects conducted by area youth through their classrooms, schools or community groups.

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Initial jobless claims fall to 280,000 in sign of strong labor market

Initial jobless claims fall to 280,000 in sign of strong labor market

December 25th, 2014 8:30 am by By Jim Puzzanghera, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

Wednesday's figure, released a day early because of Christmas, was in line with data showing another month in which the economy added more than 200,000 net new jobs.

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Rookie Thomas Cardinals' fourth QB this season

Rookie Thomas Cardinals' fourth QB this season

December 24th, 2014 11:00 pm by BOB BAUM, AP Sports Writer

Now it's rookie Logan Thomas' turn to run the Arizona Cardinals' offense.When he takes the field Sunday in San Francisco, the fourth-round draft pick from Virginia Tech will be Arizona's fourth starting quarterback this season.

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