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Syria rebels, government report poison gas attack

Syria rebels, government report poison gas attack

April 12th, 2014 1:01 pm by BASSEM MROUE, Associated Press

Syrian government media and rebel forces said Saturday that poison gas had been used in a central village, injuring scores of people, while blaming each other for the attack.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

April 12th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff report

This week's stories include a son chasing down his parents for more money, a woman allegedly beating her daughter for not attending church and a man being charged for a third time with crimes against female motorists.

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South makes five with Gate City feel like 10

South makes five with Gate City feel like 10

April 12th, 2014 12:38 am by George Thwaites

The Rebels batted around twice and three Blue Devils pitchers faced 40 batters in the 14-hit romp, which South won 18-3.

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Officials seek root of 911 outage in Scott

Officials seek root of 911 outage in Scott

April 12th, 2014 12:19 am by Wes Bunch

Scott County E-911 Director Janice "Tutti" Jennings said the outage only affected central dispatch's main emergency line, as well as the automatic rerouting of those calls to Washington County, Va., E-911.

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Fox News commentator discusses liberty vs. equality with local businesspeople

Fox News commentator discusses liberty vs. equality with local businesspeople

April 11th, 2014 11:39 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

Charles Krauthammer, who often speaks on "The O'Reilly Factor," tackled this broad topic when he spoke at East Tennessee State University's Millennium Centre on Friday morning to businessmen and business students, as well as members of the public.

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GOP highway commissioner rivals spending big in Sullivan

GOP highway commissioner rivals spending big in Sullivan

April 11th, 2014 11:25 pm by J. H. Osborne

Interim Sullivan County Highway Commissioner Bobbie Manning spent more campaigning for the Republican party primary during the first reporting period than either of his competitors — but no one appears to be going it on the cheap.

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Morristown couple sentenced  to 6-plus years for Lee home burglary

Morristown couple sentenced to 6-plus years for Lee home burglary

April 11th, 2014 11:21 pm by Wes Bunch

A husband and wife convicted of stealing $6,000 in property from a Lee County home were ordered to serve multiple years in prison this week during an appearance in Lee County Circuit Court.

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Bubba builds three-shot lead at Augusta; Mickelson misses cut

Bubba builds three-shot lead at Augusta; Mickelson misses cut

April 11th, 2014 10:02 pm by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Sports Writer

Bubba Watson took over Augusta National on Friday with 75 minutes of brilliance and power, running off five straight birdies on the back nineto wind up with a 4-under 68 for a three-shot lead over John Senden at the Masters.

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Addison's arm, Eagles' bats take care of Titans

Addison's arm, Eagles' bats take care of Titans

April 11th, 2014 9:30 pm by Greg Peters

The Rye Cove baseball team sprinted to a 15-2 six-inning Cumberland District win over Twin Springs at Keith Memorial Park on Friday. Starting pitcher Uriah Addison went six innings, striking out six and giving up just four hits.

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Rogersville BOE approves incentive pay for teachers

Rogersville BOE approves incentive pay for teachers

April 11th, 2014 9:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

Beginning at the end of 2014-15, RCS teachers who receive an overall effectiveness score at Level 5 will receive a $500 bonus; Level 4 scores earn $400; Level three scores earn $300; and scores in the Level 2 and Level 1 range don't result in a bonus.

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