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Four killed in Glade Spring domestic shooting

Four killed in Glade Spring domestic shooting

February 25th, 2014 2:48 pm by Nick Shepherd

Four people are dead and one is hospitalized in fair condition as the result of a domestic shooting in Washington County, Va., Tuesday.

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Drunk 'friends' fight in street, can't remember why

Drunk 'friends' fight in street, can't remember why

February 25th, 2014 2:29 pm by Rain Smith

At 1:17 a.m. an officer observed two men "fighting on the ramp" leading from Stone Drive to Lynn Garden.

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Obama tells Pentagon to plan for Afghan pullout

Obama tells Pentagon to plan for Afghan pullout

February 25th, 2014 1:39 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

President Barack Obama has ordered the Pentagon to plan for a full American withdrawal from Afghanistan by the end of this year should the Afghan government refuse to sign a security agreement with the U.S.

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Two firearms discovered at TCRA checkpoint

Two firearms discovered at TCRA checkpoint

February 25th, 2014 10:05 am by Hank Hayes

While firearms may be transported in checked baggage, provided they are declared to the airline in a proper carrying case and unloaded, TSA noted they are prohibited in carry-on bags.

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Flea Market Flip: Reviving a 1950s Glass Storage Jar

Flea Market Flip: Reviving a 1950s Glass Storage Jar

February 25th, 2014 9:51 am by Melissa Baskette

Here is my latest flea market flip. A neighbor, cleaning out his basement, found this dirty old 1950s storage jar complete with the original lid. Knowing I love old treasures, he gave this jar to me and I was delighted with it.

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Rules to limit marketing unhealthy food in schools

Rules to limit marketing unhealthy food in schools

February 25th, 2014 9:33 am by MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

Moving beyond the lunch line, new rules would limit marketing of unhealthy foods in schools, phasing out the advertising of sugary drinks and junk foods around campuses during the school day.

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Cameras in classrooms draws concerns from teachers, parents

Cameras in classrooms draws concerns from teachers, parents

February 25th, 2014 9:24 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

A new video teacher evaluation process in Washington County Schools has been temporarily suspended while the state reviews the practice, but teachers and parents are asking why they weren't notified of the program in the first place.

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Voting rights for felons on the table in Kentucky, other states

Voting rights for felons on the table in Kentucky, other states

February 25th, 2014 9:18 am by By Jake Grovum, Stateline.org (MCT)

Kentucky could be heading for a historic change this year as it moves closer to abolishing its law banning felons from voting, thanks to a bipartisan effort in the state Capitol and a big assist from Republican U.S. Sen. Rand Paul.

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Kingsport native Geno signs with USL Pro's Eagles

Kingsport native Geno signs with USL Pro's Eagles

February 25th, 2014 2:00 am by Staff Report

Kingsport native and ETSU soccer standout David Geno has signed to play professionally with the Charlotte Eagles of the USL Pro Division.

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Elizabethton tops South, Grainger bests East to set up Region 1-AA title game clash

Elizabethton tops South, Grainger bests East to set up Region 1-AA title game clash

February 25th, 2014 12:31 am by Greg Peters

Elizabethton fought its way past Sullivan South 56-42 and Grainger rolled over Sullivan East 81-48 on Monday to set up a 1 vs. 3 showdown for the Region 1-AA girls championship.

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