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Opinion
Kingsport BOE should lift restrictions on facilities study

Kingsport BOE should lift restrictions on facilities study

November 2nd, 2014 8:00 am by Editorial staff

Significant investments by Kingsport and Sullivan County taxpayers into school facilities studies may be money well spent — provided, that is, that the Kingsport Board of Education gets out of the way.

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Opinion
Amendment 1 intended to help women, and other letters

Amendment 1 intended to help women, and other letters

November 2nd, 2014 8:00 am by Dave Gander and Tim Chapman

Amendment 1 would once again allow common-sense abortion regulations to protect women and children, including the following informed consent to provide accurate information related to women's health issues and fetal development

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Sports Sports Live
Barnard leads Boone to state cross country title

Barnard leads Boone to state cross country title

November 2nd, 2014 2:50 am by Jeff Birchfield, NET News Service

Boone senior Adam Barnard blistered the field during the TSSAA Class AAA cross country meet Saturday, but his winning run of 15:43 was secondary to leading the Trailblazers' program to a third state championship.

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Sports Vols Sports
Tennessee rallies for improbable 45-42 win over South Carolina in overtime

Tennessee rallies for improbable 45-42 win over South Carolina in overtime

November 2nd, 2014 12:19 am by PETE IACOBELLI, AP Sports Writer

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Joshua Dobbs threw a 9-yard pass to Jason Croom with 11 seconds left to tie the game at 42 before Aaron Medley's 32-yard field goal in overtime lifted Tennessee to a win over South Carolina.

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Crime Local News
TBI handling inquiry into Greene County shooting

TBI handling inquiry into Greene County shooting

November 1st, 2014 6:47 pm by Associated Press

TUSCULUM, Tenn. — Prosecutors in East Tennessee have asked the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to handle the inquiry into a body found in Greene County.

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Crime Regional & National
Teen's disappearance helps reveal Alabama sex ring

Teen's disappearance helps reveal Alabama sex ring

November 1st, 2014 6:34 pm by JAY REEVES, Associated Press

BAY MINETTE, Ala. — By most accounts, 19-year-old Brittney Wood was with uncle Donnie Holland the night of May 30, 2012, the last time anyone saw her.

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News Local News
Halloween snow provides 'a little refresher' for Southwest Virginia road crews

Halloween snow provides 'a little refresher' for Southwest Virginia road crews

November 1st, 2014 6:19 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE — The season's first snow event was just a parting of the wintry curtain, a hint of things to come across Southwest Virginia.

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News Regional & National
Fill 'er up: Gas under $3 for first time in four years

Fill 'er up: Gas under $3 for first time in four years

November 1st, 2014 5:54 pm by JONATHAN FAHEY, AP Energy Writer

The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and special meals: The gas station sign, with a price of $2-something a gallon.

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Sports
Murphy, Eagles hold off Hokies 33-31

Murphy, Eagles hold off Hokies 33-31

November 1st, 2014 4:28 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Tyler Murphy threw for two touchdowns before putting away Virginia Tech with a 57-yard scoring run with 3:09 remaining Saturday, and Boston College beat the Hokies 33-31 to become bowl-eligible.

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News Regional & National
Wintry weather forces road closures in Smokies

Wintry weather forces road closures in Smokies

November 1st, 2014 4:01 pm by Associated Press

Rangers in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park have closed roads and evacuated campsites because of heavy snowfall and icy conditions.

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