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Summer vacation prices are driven higher by surging demand

Summer vacation prices are driven higher by surging demand

June 2nd, 2014 9:54 am by By Hugo Martin, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

With the economy rebounding, Americans are taking vacations in near-record numbers again. But that surge in demand is driving up prices for travel costs such as airfare, hotels and attractions

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Apparent murder-suicide investigated in Bluff City

Apparent murder-suicide investigated in Bluff City

June 2nd, 2014 9:43 am by Rain Smith

According to Bluff City Police Chief Greg Depew, the discovery was spurred by a request for a welfare check at 238 Woodland Drive.

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Four injured in Scott County crash

Four injured in Scott County crash

June 2nd, 2014 9:32 am by Wes Bunch

Four people were injured, including one critically, in a head-on collision that occurred Sunday night in Scott County.

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Clues sought in deadly Massachusetts jet crash

Clues sought in deadly Massachusetts jet crash

June 2nd, 2014 8:38 am by MICHAEL MELIA and RODRIQUE NGOWI, Associated Press

A witness account of the Saturday night crash that killed all seven people aboard, including Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz, provided some of the first clues as investigators began piecing together what went wrong.

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Police confiscate $3M worth of shoes from Ky. home

Police confiscate $3M worth of shoes from Ky. home

June 2nd, 2014 8:27 am by Associated Press

According to a search warrant filed last week, the shoes were supposed to be shipped in 2009 from a Nike distribution center in Tennessee to another one in Texas, but never made it.

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Sullivan BOE ready to declare former Kingsley facility surplus property

Sullivan BOE ready to declare former Kingsley facility surplus property

June 1st, 2014 9:40 pm by Rick Wagner

The wheels are about to go in motion for the former Kingsley Elementary School to be declared surplus property by the Sullivan County school board.

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VA-KY District Fair & Horse Show launches summer in Wise

VA-KY District Fair & Horse Show launches summer in Wise

June 1st, 2014 9:36 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE — The Virginia-Kentucky District Fair & Horse Show opens Monday for its start on a second century of existence, one of the longest running fairs in the history of Virginia.

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Gate City High School's Alley twins compete to excel

Gate City High School's Alley twins compete to excel

June 1st, 2014 9:31 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — For identical twins Tanner and Tucker Alley of Gate City, almost everything is a competition of sorts, including their studies.

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Ann B. Davis, Alice on 'Brady Bunch,' dies at 88

Ann B. Davis, Alice on 'Brady Bunch,' dies at 88

June 1st, 2014 8:22 pm by Associated Press

Emmy-winning actress Ann B. Davis, who became the country's favorite and most famous housekeeper as the devoted Alice Nelson of "The Brady Bunch," died Sunday at a San Antonio hospital. She was 88.

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Innovation Academy open house scheduled for June 9

Innovation Academy open house scheduled for June 9

June 1st, 2014 8:12 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County plans to showcase the transplanted STEM school within Holston Middle School next week.

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