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Stolen Sprint Cup car found in suburban Atlanta

Stolen Sprint Cup car found in suburban Atlanta

February 28th, 2015 10:30 am by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

Team XTREME said the $250,000 Sprint Cup car was discovered early Saturday northwest of Atlanta in Gwinnett County, about 20 miles away from where it was taken.

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Egyptian court declares Hamas a 'terrorist organization'

Egyptian court declares Hamas a 'terrorist organization'

February 28th, 2015 10:28 am by BRIAN ROHAN and MAAMOUN YOUSSEF, Associated Press

The ruling by Judge Mohamed el-Sayed of the Court For Urgent Matters described Hamas as targeting both civilians and security forces inside Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula and aiming to harm the country.

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Blue Devils outlast Bears in double overtime

Blue Devils outlast Bears in double overtime

February 28th, 2015 12:33 am by George Thwaites

With top-seeded Virginia High knocked out of the Conference 40 boys basketball tournament title game, a win-or-go-home scenario between Gate City and Union played out thrillingly at the Bearcats Den.

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Meteorite-hunting Jesuit astronomer to speak at UVa-Wise

Meteorite-hunting Jesuit astronomer to speak at UVa-Wise

February 28th, 2015 12:17 am by Stephen Igo

Brother Guy Consolmagno will share his perspective that a person of faith can embrace science, and that science does not undermine faith. The lecture is part of the Colgate Darden Lecture Series, and the public is invited.

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Team Rubicon headed to Wise to assist with recovery efforts

Team Rubicon headed to Wise to assist with recovery efforts

February 27th, 2015 11:17 pm by Stephen Igo

A veterans' volunteer organization is sending some of its troops from a 450-mile radius to offer assistance to snow beleaguered Southwest Virginia.

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Photo Gallery: Boys basketball playoffs, Gate City vs. Union

February 27th, 2015 10:38 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from the action at Virginia High in Bristol as the Blue Devils take on the Bears. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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Foul shooting spells doom for South in loss to Greeneville

Foul shooting spells doom for South in loss to Greeneville

February 27th, 2015 10:24 pm by Dave Ongie

Greeneville denies Sullivan South's bid for its first sectional game since 2000, winning 45-40 in the Region 1-AA semifinals on Friday at Sullivan East.

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State inmate revenue helping offset Hawkins sheriff's expenses

State inmate revenue helping offset Hawkins sheriff's expenses

February 27th, 2015 8:36 pm by Jeff Bobo

With January's state inmate revenue, which hadn't been calculated as of Monday, Sheriff Ronnie Lawson said that revenue total is now more than $1 million for the current fiscal year.

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City school bus involved in Lynn Garden wreck

City school bus involved in Lynn Garden wreck

February 27th, 2015 6:29 pm by Staff report

According to KCS spokesman Andy True, the accident took place around 3:45 p.m. on Ridgecrest Avenue between Mullins Street and Walker Street.

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Spitting on officer during custody hearing earns one Virginia man an indictment on assault charges

Spitting on officer during custody hearing earns one Virginia man an indictment on assault charges

February 27th, 2015 6:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Starnes allegedly responded to an officer by telling him to "kiss my ass." He then cursed the court bailiff. Starnes then allegedly lunged at a woman and another man, scratching the man's left hand.

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