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Wieger, Bond, Jasper, Thomas among Three Rivers football honorees

Wieger, Bond, Jasper, Thomas among Three Rivers football honorees

November 25th, 2013 7:31 pm by Staff Report

Two players from Sullivan South and one from Sullivan North earned top accolades on the 2013 Three Rivers Conference football team.

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Obama pushes back against critics of Iran deal

Obama pushes back against critics of Iran deal

November 25th, 2013 7:30 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

WASHINGTON — Pushing back hard, President Barack Obama forcefully defended the temporary agreement to freeze Iran’s disputed nuclear program on Monday, declaring that the United States “cannot close the door on diplomacy.”

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Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper resigns after being disciplined

Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper resigns after being disciplined

November 25th, 2013 7:07 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — Records show a Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper has retired after being disciplined for not allowing the state’s only black female appellate judge into the Supreme Court building.

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Prosecutor: Sandy Hook gunman’s motive still a mystery

Prosecutor: Sandy Hook gunman’s motive still a mystery

November 25th, 2013 6:53 pm by MICHAEL MELIA, Associated Press

HARTFORD, Conn. — Why Adam Lanza went on his murderous shooting rampage at a Newtown elementary school is a mystery and may never be known, prosecutors said in a report Monday as they closed their yearlong investigation.

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Sports
Season over for Bulls star Rose

Season over for Bulls star Rose

November 25th, 2013 6:00 pm by ANDREW SELIGMAN, AP Sports Writer

Bulls star Derrick Rose is out for the remainder of the season. The team said that Rose had successful surgery Monday morning in Chicago to repair a torn medial meniscus in his right knee.

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Local News
NWS says strong storm system to impact the region this week

NWS says strong storm system to impact the region this week

November 25th, 2013 2:48 pm by Staff reports

The Tri Cities may get some snow this week from a strong storm system that is expected to move into the region by early Tuesday.

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Theft suspect nabbed after two high speed chases, crash

Theft suspect nabbed after two high speed chases, crash

November 25th, 2013 2:04 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Rogersville man allegedly eluded police in two separate high speed chases Friday morning after officers terminated pursuit due to danger to the public.

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Judge OKs $84.9M payout in truck stop scandal

Judge OKs $84.9M payout in truck stop scandal

November 25th, 2013 2:02 pm by CHUCK BARTELS, AP Business Writer

A federal judge in Arkansas approved a settlement Monday that pays $84.9 million to 5,500 trucking companies who were cheated out of promised rebates by Pilot Flying J, the nation's largest diesel retailer.

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Police: Job applicant at temp agency passed out on drugs while typing application

Police: Job applicant at temp agency passed out on drugs while typing application

November 25th, 2013 12:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

Shortly after 10 a.m. Friday Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Stacy Vaughan was dispatched to the “@work” temporary employment office on Rt. 66 in Rogersville on a complaint of a possible intoxicated male.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
Have a jolly dolly Christmas

Have a jolly dolly Christmas

November 25th, 2013 11:28 am by J. H. Osborne

There’s a new holiday experience for you and yours this year at Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas festival, which continues through Jan.4.

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