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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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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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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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Regional & National
Slave quarters to be rebuilt at Madison's Virginia home

Slave quarters to be rebuilt at Madison's Virginia home

November 1st, 2014 2:55 pm by BRETT ZONGKER, Associated Press

The slave quarters at Montpelier were cleared away 165 years ago and planted over with grass. Archaeologists plan to excavate the South Yard in public view to recover remnants of slave life to help illustrate new stories.

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Kingsport athletes helping rebuild ETSU program

Kingsport athletes helping rebuild ETSU program

November 1st, 2014 1:00 pm by Dave Ongie

Eight players from either D-B or Sullivan South have signed the dotted line to help football return to ETSU. And they are starting to get a better idea of just how important their place in the history of the school will be.

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D-B, Science Hill, South to open playoffs at home

D-B, Science Hill, South to open playoffs at home

November 1st, 2014 12:25 pm by Staff Report

Dobyns-Bennett, Science Hill and Sullivan South were all awarded home games when the TSSAA announced its football playoff brackets Saturday morning.

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Community Sunday Stories
Faith in Action: Gracepoint Church in Wise ministers to others through Christ's example

Faith in Action: Gracepoint Church in Wise ministers to others through Christ's example

November 1st, 2014 11:00 am by Amanda J. Vicars

Gracepoint Church, which first opened to the Southwest Virginia community seven years ago this November, concentrates its faith-filled ministry on meeting the physical needs of families regionally, as well as internationally.

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