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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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Volunteer High School graduate named JROTC Cadet of Region

Volunteer High School graduate named JROTC Cadet of Region

June 1st, 2014 7:56 pm by Jeff Bobo

Volunteer High School Class of 2014 graduate Rachael Barkley was recently named JROTC Cadet of the Region and will be attending East Tennessee State University on a scholarship.

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Ned Jilton

HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Battlefield Walks and the Cost of War

June 1st, 2014 6:26 pm by Ned Jilton

After two days of walking battlefields here in Nashville my legs are stiff and my feet are sore but I learned much.

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Johnson makes it two in a row with win at Dover

Johnson makes it two in a row with win at Dover

June 1st, 2014 6:01 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

DOVER, Del. — Jimmie Johnson dominated again at Dover International Speedway, extending his track victory record to nine.

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U.S. defends captive swap with Taliban; critics stir

U.S. defends captive swap with Taliban; critics stir

June 1st, 2014 5:43 pm by LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press

Five years a captive from the Afghanistan war, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is back in American hands, freed for five Guantanamo terrorism detainees in a swap stirring sharp debate in Washington.

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States move to blunt Obama carbon plan

States move to blunt Obama carbon plan

June 1st, 2014 5:30 pm by DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press

As President Barack Obama prepares to announce tougher new air quality standards, lawmakers in several states already are trying to blunt the impact on aging coal-fired power plants.

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