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Kentucky students to attend Wise County's Career & Technical Center

Kentucky students to attend Wise County's Career & Technical Center

June 17th, 2014 11:00 am by Stephen Igo

A contingent of Jenkins, Ky. students will attend Wise County's Career & Technical Center beginning with the new school year in August, officials in both school divisions have confirmed.

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Diners swarm to Tupelo Honey on opening day

Diners swarm to Tupelo Honey on opening day

June 17th, 2014 8:58 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

After months of buzz surrounding the anticipated opening of the Asheville-based restaurant, the parent company's principals and local officials cut the ribbon on the 225-seat eatery, finally throwing the doors wide for hungry diners.

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Rhododendron the star of annual Roan festival

Rhododendron the star of annual Roan festival

June 17th, 2014 8:32 am by Entertainment Staff

Each June, visitors flock to Roan Mountain to marvel at one of Mother Nature's most colorful performances.

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GM recalls 3.4 million vehicles

GM recalls 3.4 million vehicles

June 17th, 2014 8:18 am by By Nathan Bomey, Detroit Free Press (MCT)

The scope of General Motors Co.'s ignition-switch crisis more than doubled Monday as the company recalled for another 3.4 million vehicles plagued by a similar defect that can result in stalling and disruption of electrical power.

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State trooper faces rape, domestic assault charges

State trooper faces rape, domestic assault charges

June 17th, 2014 8:12 am by Associated Press

According to the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security, Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper William Hobbs was placed on leave after he was arrested over the weekend in Hohenwald.

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Kingsport finds extra $150,000 for schools

Kingsport finds extra $150,000 for schools

June 16th, 2014 11:03 pm by Matthew Lane

During a Board of Mayor and Aldermen work session Monday afternoon, City Manager John Campbell said he and city staff have identified $150,000 in next year's budget to allocate to Kingsport City Schools.

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Sullivan County officials approve  'continuing budget resolution'

Sullivan County officials approve 'continuing budget resolution'

June 16th, 2014 10:20 pm by J. H. Osborne

By a slim margin, the Sullivan County Commission on Monday approved a "continuing budget resolution" to temporarily cover spending for county government after the current budget year ends June 30.

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Gun ruling:  Court sides with Obama administration on 'straw' purchaser law

Gun ruling: Court sides with Obama administration on 'straw' purchaser law

June 16th, 2014 10:09 pm by Associated Press

A divided Supreme Court sided with gun control groups and the Obama administration Monday, ruling that the federal government can strictly enforce laws that ban a "straw" purchaser from buying a gun for someone else.

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Photo Gallery: Monday Afternoon Youth Baseball at Domtar Park

June 16th, 2014 8:39 pm by Ned Jilton

Future Indians, Rebels, Raiders and Falcons take to the field at Domtar Park. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Man who allegedly made lewd comments to teen accused of beating girl's stepdad

Man who allegedly made lewd comments to teen accused of beating girl's stepdad

June 16th, 2014 7:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

David Howard Moore, 50, 1033 Scheel Road Apt. 10, Knoxville, was arraigned Monday in Hawkins County Sessions Court on charges including aggravated assault, assault, resisting arrest and public intoxication.

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