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2014-15 NET Boys Hoops: Good-led Crockett gets Big 7 nod; all eyes on South in Three Rivers

2014-15 NET Boys Hoops: Good-led Crockett gets Big 7 nod; all eyes on South in Three Rivers

November 11th, 2014 1:00 am by Dave Ongie

Every fall, the question of who will win the Big 7 boys basketball crown seems to center on the Science Hill vs. Dobyns-Bennett. This fall, however, coaches around the league pointed almost unanimously toward David Crockett.

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Sullivan BOE addresses school calendar, AWOL teachers

Sullivan BOE addresses school calendar, AWOL teachers

November 11th, 2014 12:15 am by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County's 2015-16 school calendar could be a near perfect match of Kingsport's already-set school calendar. And teachers who take unpaid days off after exhausting their leave soon may have to explain their situation to a principal or supervisor.

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About-face: Lady Eagles storm back, oust Warriors in Region 1A West play

About-face: Lady Eagles storm back, oust Warriors in Region 1A West play

November 10th, 2014 11:15 pm by Pat Kenney

Rye Cove, after dropping the first set, swept the next three for an 18-25, 25-16, 25-21, 25-9 victory over Chilhowie on Monday night in the VHSL Region 1A West volleyball quarterfinals in Clinchport.

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Wise School Board to discuss vacancy created by Leftwich's passing

Wise School Board to discuss vacancy created by Leftwich's passing

November 10th, 2014 11:06 pm by Stephen Igo

Wayne Leftwich, 74, was serving the first year of a four-year term when he died unexpectedly at his home last month. Leftwich will be the subject of a special tribute during Tuesday's meeting.

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Homeowner holds burglary suspect at gunpoint

Homeowner holds burglary suspect at gunpoint

November 10th, 2014 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

When Hawkins County Deputy John Tunnell arrived at a burglary complaint just south of Rogersville Thursday evening, he reportedly found the suspect being held at gunpoint by the property owner and two companions.

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Obama calls for tougher Internet regulation

Obama calls for tougher Internet regulation

November 10th, 2014 8:09 pm by ANNE FLAHERTY, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Monday embraced a radical change in how the government treats Internet service.

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34-foot Fraser fir raised in Biltmore's Banquet Hall

34-foot Fraser fir raised in Biltmore's Banquet Hall

November 10th, 2014 8:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

The 250-room chateau is decked out in all its Christmas splendor through Jan. 11, and at the heart of it all is a tradition dating back to 1895.

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Radio upgrades in Hawkins to cost $40K more than anticipated

Radio upgrades in Hawkins to cost $40K more than anticipated

November 10th, 2014 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A spotlight was shined on Hawkins County's emergency radio problems this past June after deputies pursuing an armed suspect were out of radio contact with Hawkins County Central Dispatch for 11 minutes.

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ETSU suspends Rugby Club in wake of rape allegation from party

ETSU suspends Rugby Club in wake of rape allegation from party

November 10th, 2014 5:57 pm by Sam Watson, NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — East Tennessee State University suspended its Rugby Club on Monday in the wake of a weekend rape that allegedly took place at a club party.

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Wellmont: Potential partners whittled to two

Wellmont: Potential partners whittled to two

November 10th, 2014 3:48 pm by Staff Report

Names of the remaining health systems the board is considering reportedly cannot be disclosed due to confidentiality agreements signed by both sides early in the process.

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