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State appeals judge's ruling on TennCare delays

State appeals judge's ruling on TennCare delays

September 27th, 2014 4:48 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

Tennessee is asking a federal appeals court to overturn a ruling that the state's Medicaid program must provide applicants with a fair hearing if it cannot process their requests on time.

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Hokies strike fast, hold Broncos in check in 35-17 win

Hokies strike fast, hold Broncos in check in 35-17 win

September 27th, 2014 4:41 pm by Associated Press

Michael Brewer threw two touchdown passes Saturday to lead Virginia Tech to a 35-17 victory over Western Michigan that stopped the Hokies' two-game slide.

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Haslam presses ahead on Medicaid expansion talks

Haslam presses ahead on Medicaid expansion talks

September 27th, 2014 4:00 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Gov. Bill Haslam says he's still in talks over finding a way to expand Medicaid in Tennessee despite pushback from fellow Republicans in the state Legislature.

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Gurley rushes for 208 yards, leads No. 12 'Dogs over Vols

Gurley rushes for 208 yards, leads No. 12 'Dogs over Vols

September 27th, 2014 3:58 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

Todd Gurley ran for a career-high 208 yards and two touchdowns, including a 51-yarder in the fourth quarter, and No. 12 Georgia bounced back from an early 10-0 deficit and held off gritty Tennessee 35-32 on Saturday.

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New Vision Youth experience a trip to remember

New Vision Youth experience a trip to remember

September 27th, 2014 2:00 pm by Calvin Sneed, Community Contributor

For years in school, members of the New Vision Youth of Kingsport have only read about the dream of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. For one weekend in late July, the young people got to live the dream.

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Laotian family returns to region years after a local church sponsored their trip to America

Laotian family returns to region years after a local church sponsored their trip to America

September 27th, 2014 2:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

It has been 35 years. 35 years since two parents with three children fled a civil war that ravaged their homeland. 35 years since they left a refugee camp in Thailand and made their way 8,802 miles to a small city named Kingsport.

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Truck hits college softball team's bus, killing 4

Truck hits college softball team's bus, killing 4

September 27th, 2014 1:28 pm by Associated Press

A tractor-trailer crossed a southern Oklahoma highway median and plowed into the side of a Texas college softball team's bus, killing four women on the team and injuring more than a dozen others, authorities said.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

September 27th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include two men nabbed with a meth lab, a hit-and-run suspect returning after dropping off his date and a Hawkins jail inmate getting severely beaten

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Retail revenue higher in Tri-Cities

Retail revenue higher in Tri-Cities

September 27th, 2014 10:00 am by Hank Hayes

On a year-to-year basis, Kingsport sales increased 3.7 percent to $389 million, Bristol sales were up 1.3 percent to $252 million, and Johnson City sales rose 1.1 percent to $478 million.

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New mosquito-borne virus spreads in Latin America

New mosquito-borne virus spreads in Latin America

September 27th, 2014 7:55 am by Associated Press

An excruciating mosquito-borne illness is raging across the region, leaping from the Caribbean to the Central and South American mainland. Some cases have already emerged in the United States.

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