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Smoke interrupts screening of "The Hunger Games - Catching Fire" at Kingsport theater

Smoke interrupts screening of "The Hunger Games - Catching Fire" at Kingsport theater

November 26th, 2013 11:21 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The smoke was not part of the show, as one movie patron thought, but rather the result of one of the heaters turning on.

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Local News
Panel makes few changes to Godsey’s committee assignments

Panel makes few changes to Godsey’s committee assignments

November 26th, 2013 11:08 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Some Sullivan County commissioners had in recent weeks taken Mayor Steve Godsey to task, publicly, about how and when committee assignments would be made for the rest of the current commission’s term.

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Education
Rogersville Middle principal tells commissioners that maintenance issues have not been addressed

Rogersville Middle principal tells commissioners that maintenance issues have not been addressed

November 26th, 2013 11:03 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Rogersville Middle School Principal Jim Ailshie told the Hawkins County Commission on Monday that his pupils and staff deserve educational resources and facilities equitable to the rest of the school system.

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Local News
Mount Carmel BMA approves CVVFD turkey shoots at Ruritan property

Mount Carmel BMA approves CVVFD turkey shoots at Ruritan property

November 26th, 2013 10:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

MOUNT CARMEL — Carters Valley firefighters will be allowed to hold turkey shoot fundraisers at Station 1, but it remains to be seen if Mount Carmel neighbors to the south will be willing to live with the noise.

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Local News
VDOT crews set for season’s first match  with  Mother Nature

VDOT crews set for season’s first match with Mother Nature

November 26th, 2013 10:54 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE — Highway maintenance crews were preparing for an all night battle Tuesday night into today as the first major winter storm of the season was expected to bring accumulations of snow, and a potential of black ice, across Southwest Virginia.

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Sports Sports Live
Rise and fall: D-B, South wrestling going in opposite directions

Rise and fall: D-B, South wrestling going in opposite directions

November 26th, 2013 10:39 pm by Greg Peters

The wrestling match between Dobyns-Bennett and Sullivan South on Tuesday evening featured two teams going in different directions for the 2013-14 season.

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Blogs Local News Business & Technology
'Coupon Diva' helps Times-News readers save money

'Coupon Diva' helps Times-News readers save money

November 26th, 2013 10:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

The blog will appear every Wednesday on Timesnews.net, written by Dobyns-Bennett teacher Amanda Arnold-Drinnon.

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Regional & National
Assessing child-abuse reports a complex challenge

Assessing child-abuse reports a complex challenge

November 26th, 2013 9:55 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — The calls, reporting suspicions of child abuse and neglect, come in at a rate of nearly 10,000 a day, to hotlines and law-enforcement offices across the country.

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Local News
Tri-Cities could see 1-3 inches of snow

Tri-Cities could see 1-3 inches of snow

November 26th, 2013 9:22 pm by Staff report

The National Weather Service in Morristown said, “Snow showers will continue throughout the day on Wednesday as northwest winds strengthen across the region."

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Sports Sports Live Photos

PHOTO GALLERY: Sullivan South vs. Dobyns-Bennett wrestling

November 26th, 2013 8:27 pm by David Grace

Pictures from Tuesday night's wrestling matches between Dobyns-Bennett and Sullivan South

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