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Irish down Lady Vols for fifth straight time

Irish down Lady Vols for fifth straight time

January 19th, 2015 11:11 pm by Associated Press

Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw laughed when she was asked if the sixth-ranked Fighting Irish finally "got the number" of fifth-ranked Tennessee after beating the Lady Vols 88-77 Monday night.

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SW Va. Cultural Heritage Commission works to promote region's natural assets

SW Va. Cultural Heritage Commission works to promote region's natural assets

January 19th, 2015 10:45 pm by Marci Gore

Key initiatives include branding and marketing Southwest Virginia to the world as a distinct culture and destination and developing and sustaining Heartwood: Southwest Virginia's Artisan Gateway.

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GPS leads searchers to lost dog, missing teen hunter

GPS leads searchers to lost dog, missing teen hunter

January 19th, 2015 10:40 pm by BRAD HICKS, NET News Service

In his spare time, Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley enjoys hunting, so he knows the importance of being able to track down a hunting dog in the event one becomes lost.

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Unexcused: 'Doctored' school note nets forgery charge against student's dad

Unexcused: 'Doctored' school note nets forgery charge against student's dad

January 19th, 2015 10:29 pm by Jeff Bobo

David Earl Huckaby, 24, 405 Church Street, Surgoinsville, was also charged with three separate counts of forgery by the Surgoinsville Police Department for allegedly using three checks from a closed account that he found in a vehicle in December.

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Surgoinsville seeks grant for Phase Two of sewer project

Surgoinsville seeks grant for Phase Two of sewer project

January 19th, 2015 9:52 pm by Jeff Bobo

"We're hoping to sewer the entire Johnson Estates subdivision and Main Street from the schools to Johnson Estates," Mayor Merrill Graham said.

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Seeds of progress: Walker says 2014 economic development partnerships will bear fruit

Seeds of progress: Walker says 2014 economic development partnerships will bear fruit

January 19th, 2015 9:20 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Calendar year 2014 for Sullivan County economic development was marked by local cooperation and partnerships, according to the head of the county's joint economic development effort.

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Sorry/Knott sorry

Sorry/Knott sorry

January 19th, 2015 8:57 pm by George Thwaites

The Lady Indians' lopsided 23-4 victory against William Blount tempered the disappointment of Sevier County's 16-11 triumph over the D-B boys for veteran Tribe bowling coach Debbie Knott in Monday's TSSAA sectionals in Kingsport.

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Weather query leads to groin grab

Weather query leads to groin grab

January 19th, 2015 8:00 pm by Rain Smith

An employee of a Rogersville business told police that a woman entered to drink coffee, as she often does, and he asked her, "It's cold outside, isn't it?"

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Kingsport author's new Appalachian novel deals with abuse, redemption

Kingsport author's new Appalachian novel deals with abuse, redemption

January 19th, 2015 7:00 pm by Marci Gore

Set in the late 1800s, 'Mercy's Rain' tells the story of Mercy Roller, the daughter of a pastor, who, by his own appointment, chose to be Jesus, judge, and jury.

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From car lots to city budgets, cheap oil means change

From car lots to city budgets, cheap oil means change

January 19th, 2015 6:39 pm by Associated Press

In ways large and small, plummeting oil prices are now reverberating through businesses, towns, schools and family budgets, causing confusion and changing plans.

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