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A Life Well Lived: Peyton Flanary - 'the boy with the red bandana' - continues to change lives

A Life Well Lived: Peyton Flanary - 'the boy with the red bandana' - continues to change lives

November 13th, 2014 6:00 am by Katherine Scoggins

Kind. Funny. Godly. These are some of the words used to describe Peyton Flanary, a young man who lost his life in an automobile accident last December. He was just 16, but in his short life, Peyton accomplished important work far beyond his years.

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Local News
Roe: It's up to Obama to work with GOP-led Congress

Roe: It's up to Obama to work with GOP-led Congress

November 13th, 2014 12:04 am by Hank Hayes

Roe, who last week was elected to a fourth term serving Northeast Tennessee's 1st Congressional District, said Republicans will make moves to alter the Affordable Care Act.

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Sports
Same security measures planned for second Science Hill-Dobyns-Bennett game

Same security measures planned for second Science Hill-Dobyns-Bennett game

November 12th, 2014 11:18 pm by BECKY CAMPBELL, NET News Service

Science Hill will host Dobyns-Bennett Friday in the second round of the TSSAA Class 6A playoffs. With each school boasting a student body of more than 2,000 students, the playoff game will likely be sold out.

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Sullivan officials likely to discuss sick time use by highway department employees

Sullivan officials likely to discuss sick time use by highway department employees

November 12th, 2014 10:13 pm by J. H. Osborne

According to public information from the county's payroll office, for the pay period of Sept. 29 through Oct. 10, county highway department employees racked up a total of 258.5 hours of sick leave. The dollar amount: $3,737.26.

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Entertainment
Piney Flats doctor to appear on 'Untold Stories of the ER' Friday

Piney Flats doctor to appear on 'Untold Stories of the ER' Friday

November 12th, 2014 9:57 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

It turns out Dr. Sarah Carrier wasn't the only one who thought the things she sees in the emergency room at Franklin Woods Community Hospital and other area hospitals are fit for the big screen.

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News Crime Local News
Cops and robber: 14-year-old busted in Kingsport stickup

Cops and robber: 14-year-old busted in Kingsport stickup

November 12th, 2014 9:00 pm by Staff Report

The incident occurred last Thursday at Minute Market, 1108 E. Center St. Kingsport police officers responded at approximately 9 p.m., after a white male suspect entered the store dressed head-to-toe in black, including a ski mask.

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The ultimate sacrifice: Scott County plans re-dedication ceremony of its Veterans Memorial

The ultimate sacrifice: Scott County plans re-dedication ceremony of its Veterans Memorial

November 12th, 2014 8:00 pm by Marci Gore

It's been 12 years since the Scott County Veterans Memorial was first dedicated. And, this weekend, to show appreciation to those veterans to whom the memorial honors, a re-dedication ceremony will be conducted.

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News
Cosmic first: European spacecraft lands on comet

Cosmic first: European spacecraft lands on comet

November 12th, 2014 7:16 pm by Associated Press

During the lander's descent, scientists were powerless to do anything but watch, because its vast distance from Earth — more than 300 million miles — made it impossible to send instructions in real time.

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Gun incident in downtown Johnson City leads to marijuana bust

Gun incident in downtown Johnson City leads to marijuana bust

November 12th, 2014 7:00 pm by NET News Service

A Greeneville man pointed a gun at another man's head in downtown Johnson City late Tuesday night in a drug deal gone wrong before police found a stash of marijuana in his car, police said.

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News Regional & National
Gas to average under $3 in 2015, government says

Gas to average under $3 in 2015, government says

November 12th, 2014 6:00 pm by JONATHAN FAHEY, AP Energy Writer

The average price of gasoline will be below $3 a gallon in 2015, the Energy Department predicted Wednesday. If the sharply lower estimate holds true, U.S. consumers will save $61 billion on gas compared with this year.

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