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Lee officials, Wellmont nearing deal on Pennington Gap hospital building

Lee officials, Wellmont nearing deal on Pennington Gap hospital building

January 7th, 2015 12:30 am by Nick Shepherd

Commissioners of the Lee County Hospital Authority met for more than an hour in executive session Tuesday to discuss the purchase of the building.

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Crime Local News
Hawkins heist is seventh targeting O'Reilly Auto Parts stores

Hawkins heist is seventh targeting O'Reilly Auto Parts stores

January 7th, 2015 12:22 am by Jeff Bobo

Mount Carmel Police Department Assistant Chief George Copas said these burglars knew the layout of the store and knew how to disable the alarm system without being detected. "These weren't your average, everyday burglars," Copas said.

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Sports Sports Live
Tribe trees the Cougars

Tribe trees the Cougars

January 7th, 2015 12:06 am by George Thwaites

Makale Foreman went 6-for-11 from 3-point range on his way to a game-high 26 points and D-B rolled to an 88-42 Big 7 Conference win over Sullivan Central. The D-B girls got big contributions from Lauren Salyer and Sasha Morrisette, winning 67-32.

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South boys win key Three Rivers contest

South boys win key Three Rivers contest

January 6th, 2015 11:15 pm by Dave Ongie

The Rebels used a 13-0 run in the third quarter to get past Unicoi County on Tuesday in a battle of Three Rivers unbeatens.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Unicoi County at South boys basketball

January 6th, 2015 10:31 pm by Jonathan McCoy

Pictures from Tuesday night's Three Rivers Conference game between Unicoi County and Sullivan South in Kingsport. The Rebels won 59-34.

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Sports Vols Sports
Surprising Vols accustomed to dealing with adversity

Surprising Vols accustomed to dealing with adversity

January 6th, 2015 8:09 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee already has overcome inexperience and distractions to outperform preseason expectations. The Vols feel that makes them ready to deal with the latest obstacles that have arrived just in time for the start of SEC play.

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Community Sunday Stories
Appalachian Sustainable Development: Living Better Locally for 20 Years

Appalachian Sustainable Development: Living Better Locally for 20 Years

January 6th, 2015 8:00 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

'Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.' This age-old proverb has been productively put to practice for almost 20 years by Appalachian Sustainable Development (ASD).

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Opinion
Free health care not a right

Free health care not a right

January 6th, 2015 7:20 pm by Letters to the Editor

I congratulate our legislators for not joining this boondoggle. Our country's founders did not consider health care to be a right, nor should we.

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Officials confirm Scott  hunting accident involved father and son

Officials confirm Scott hunting accident involved father and son

January 6th, 2015 6:30 pm by Marci Gore

As the father walked around a tree, the sling on his rifle slipped from his shoulder and discharged toward his son, resulting in a single gunshot to the lower abdomen.

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News Regional & National
New Congress convenes with GOP in charge of both houses

New Congress convenes with GOP in charge of both houses

January 6th, 2015 5:30 pm by ERICA WERNER, Associated Press

Before the new Congress was two hours old, a veto showdown with President Barack Obama was set as the White House announced he would veto the long-stalled Keystone XL pipeline which Republicans intend to advance.

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