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Deep in coal country, some pondering future without it

Deep in coal country, some pondering future without it

December 6th, 2014 5:23 pm by ALLEN G. BREED, AP National Writer

HARLAN, Ky. — The rest of the house is just waking as Scottie Sizemore plops down in a rocking chair on his front porch with a cup of coffee. The sun has yet to crest the ridge above.

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Devaney wins fourth term as Tenn. GOP chair

Devaney wins fourth term as Tenn. GOP chair

December 6th, 2014 2:30 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The executive committee of the Tennessee Republican Party on Saturday elected Chris Devaney to a fourth term as chairman.

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American, South African hostages killed in Yemen

American, South African hostages killed in Yemen

December 6th, 2014 2:20 pm by JULIE PACE and AHMED AL-HAJ, Associated Press

An American photojournalist and a South African teacher were killed Saturday during a high-risk, U.S.-led raid to free them from al-Qaida-affiliated militants in Yemen.

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Watch for Fallen Rock: Scott County road still closed after rock slide two months ago

Watch for Fallen Rock: Scott County road still closed after rock slide two months ago

December 6th, 2014 2:00 pm by Marci Gore

A public hearing will be held on Jan. 7 to discuss permanently closing the slide area of the roadway, about three miles from the intersection of East Jackson Street and Reed Hollow Road.

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Battle of Blountville park taking shape

Battle of Blountville park taking shape

December 6th, 2014 10:00 am by Nick Shepherd

The concept calls for a large green space in the historic zone of Blountville and to have all the historic sites involving the battle connected somehow, most likely with walkways.

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Sports Sports Live
Tribe fends off Rebels

Tribe fends off Rebels

December 6th, 2014 1:06 am by George Thwaites

Dobyns-Bennett's Makale Foreman exploded for 33 points, including a rare four-point play that helped stave off a comeback-minded Rebels squad. Morrisette led the D-B girls to victory in the opener.

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Fourth sexual assault reported on ETSU campus

Fourth sexual assault reported on ETSU campus

December 6th, 2014 12:42 am by NET News Service

A campus alert said a female ETSU student told campus police she was sexually assaulted by a male acquaintance in a residence hall.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Earnhardt wins 12th straight most popular award

Earnhardt wins 12th straight most popular award

December 5th, 2014 11:41 pm by Associated Press

Dale Earnhardt Jr. extended his run as NASCAR's most popular driver with his 12th consecutive win.

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Photo Gallery: Sullivan South hosts Dobyns-Bennett in basketball

December 5th, 2014 10:35 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights of the round ball action as Rebels take on the Indians. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Eastman completes acquisition of specialty chemical company

Eastman completes acquisition of specialty chemical company

December 5th, 2014 8:00 pm by Hank Hayes

During a presentation to analysts earlier this year, Eastman executives pledged the Taminco acquisition would strengthen Eastman's presence in agricultural and personal care business lines.

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