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Sullivan County BOE crunching numbers on bus service

Sullivan County BOE crunching numbers on bus service

March 30th, 2014 8:52 pm by Rick Wagner

The song says the wheels on the bus go round and round, round and round. But it doesn't mention the cost of the bus, fuel, drivers' and mechanics' pay, parts and bus depreciation, all of which keep the circular motion going.

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Kingsport Police Department lauded for unbroken accreditation

Kingsport Police Department lauded for unbroken accreditation

March 30th, 2014 8:13 pm by Staff Report

On March 22, the Kingsport Police Department's Chief of Police David Quillin and Accreditation Manager Sgt. Steve Hammonds appeared before the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement in Garden Grove, Calif.

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Sullivan, Hawkins counties in middle of pack in county health rankings

Sullivan, Hawkins counties in middle of pack in county health rankings

March 30th, 2014 7:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Sullivan County and Hawkins County rank in the middle of the pack when it comes to health outcomes and length of life, according to the fifth annual Tennessee county health rankings.

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Kurt Busch ends winless streak with victory at Martinsville

Kurt Busch ends winless streak with victory at Martinsville

March 30th, 2014 6:21 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Kurt Busch passed Martinsville master Jimmie Johnson for the lead with 10 laps to go Sunday and held off the eight-time winner to win at Martinsville Speedway for the first time since October 2002.

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Rural residents confront higher health care costs

Rural residents confront higher health care costs

March 30th, 2014 6:11 pm by KRISTEN WYATT, Associated Press

Bill Fales wanted a new baler and a better irrigation system for the 700-acre ranch where he raises grass-fed beef cattle, but he scrapped those plans when he saw his new health insurance premiums.

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Test accurately rules out heart attacks in ER

Test accurately rules out heart attacks in ER

March 30th, 2014 3:06 pm by MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Chief Medical Writer

A simple test appears very good at ruling out heart attacks in people who go to emergency rooms with chest pain, a big public health issue and a huge worry for patients.

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Terps stop Lady Vols in regional semifinals

Terps stop Lady Vols in regional semifinals

March 30th, 2014 2:43 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer

Alyssa Thomas scored a career-high 33 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, and fourth-seeded Maryland upset No. 1 seed Tennessee 73-62 on Sunday in the NCAA Louisville Region semifinal.

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Unsung Heroes: Dedicated volunteer Ronnie Alley says he's just 'doing his job'

Unsung Heroes: Dedicated volunteer Ronnie Alley says he's just 'doing his job'

March 30th, 2014 2:00 pm by Katina Rose

There is not much idle time in Ronnie's life as he keeps a very busy and consistent schedule. He has volunteered at Holston Valley Hospital for the last 14 years and treats his volunteer job as a full-time position.

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Three nabbed on drug trafficking charges in Church Hill apartment

Three nabbed on drug trafficking charges in Church Hill apartment

March 30th, 2014 1:29 pm by Staff Report

During a search of the apartment, Subutex Pills were allegedly recovered, of which previous investigation had revealed was the dominant controlled substance allegedly being sold by the occupants.

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Crime Regional & National
Bond set at $1M for Tenn. man charged with attempted kidnapping twice in one week

Bond set at $1M for Tenn. man charged with attempted kidnapping twice in one week

March 30th, 2014 12:21 pm by Associated Press

Bond has been set at $1 million for a 25-year-old Clarksville man charged with attempted kidnapping twice within a week.

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